Category Archives: Science

Another New Beginning

The Centre for Applied Genomics picks up and moves to its new home. With photos, of course. Continue reading

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I smell a meme.

I borrow a meme from Henry, and answer a bunch of questions about myself, mostly honestly. Continue reading

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The Febrile Muse, Musing – an interview with Cindy Doran

An interview of Cindy Doran, infectious disease expert, author, and OpenLab 2012 / The Best Science Writing Online co-conspirator. Continue reading

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More local history – the lime kiln

A little local history, concerning the calcinareous cooking of quicklime. Continue reading

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Toronto to Bangkok – day 1 (and maybe 2)

Richard finds himself in Thailand, and wonders what time it really is. Continue reading

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Worthwhile

Dr. Jane Goodall visits Toronto’s Royal Ontario Museum, and knocks my socks off with her lecture. Continue reading

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The curious confluence of science and surfing

Surfing, autism research, and Lake Ontario. What could be a better combination? Continue reading

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Thank you 40 million times (video)

Peter Gilgan donates $40 million to the new SickKids Hospital Centre for Research and Learning, and some of my colleagues appear in the accompanying video. Continue reading

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Ottawa, Listeria, Genome Sequencing, and some pretty pictures. What more could you want?

I travel to Ottawa to learn about Listeria, take some photographs, and come back with something to write about. Continue reading

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