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Viruses in low oxygen zones

UBC researchers shed light on the ecological role played by marine viruses in oxygen starved regions of the world's oceans.

$2.5M investment to chart future of Canada's oceans

SSHRC funding will enable UBC researchers to examine the future health and economic potential of Canada's oceans.

Algorithm lifts sketches off the page

A new software algorithm that mimics human perception is able to turn simple sketches into 3D renderings.

Parenting makes fish brains bigger

UBC research suggests that male stickleback fish have bigger brains in order to care for and protect their young.

UBC chemist, astronomer honoured by RSC

Mark MacLachlan and Harvey Richer elected fellows of the Royal Society of Canada, along with three additional UBC researchers.


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October 7, 2014

Earthquakes: From the Ground Up

UBC experts dissect what happens beneath your feet during an earthquake, and discuss what to do after!

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