Mission Critical Technology

Start-up Aims to Make Spacecraft More Sustainable

The New Economy | April 11, 2022

As more and more companies and countries launch satellites and other spacecraft into orbit, the value of the global space […]

Preparing for Space Travel

No longer science fiction, research project examines how humans live in space

Technology for Good | February 4, 2022

As long-distance space travel transforms from a science fiction fantasy to a near-future reality, humanity is faced with a complex challenge: Can people socially and culturally adapt to and survive spending years hurtling across the universe in a contained, artificial space?

Research, Innovation & COVID-19

Uncovering the Universe’s Secrets and Driving Real-World Applications at CERN

Technology for Good | February 2, 2022

For nearly seven decades, CERN—the European Organization for Nuclear Research, based in Geneva—has been at the forefront of world-changing innovations, […]

Paging Dr. Robot

Using Medical Robots to Reduce Risks for Health-Care Workers

Technology for Good | February 2, 2022

The robot wheels into the hospital room of a patient who is coughing and feverous—symptoms typically associated with COVID-19 or a number of other contagious illnesses.

Cybersecurity Beyond ‘Y2Q’

Stopping Cyber Attacks Today and Tomorrow

Technology for Good | February 2, 2022

In the not-too-distant future, a new generation of powerful computers will transform our world in myriad ways, from advances in […]

Smart Home Solutions

Supportive Home Automation to Help Seniors Age in Place

Health and Wellness | February 2, 2022

By 2037, an estimated 10.4 million Canadians will be 65 or older, about 25 per cent of the population compared […]