We're revamping our site. Take the UBC Science website survey for a chance to win one of three gift cards.


Don the blue

Welcome to UBC Science! You're joining a top-ranked community of students and scholars. Visit our student portal for orientation details and events.

$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.

Milky Way galaxy much lighter than previously thought

Astronomers have calculated the precise mass of both the Milky Way and its neighboring Andromeda galaxy.


Support SURE

Help students take their passion for science beyond the classroom. Support SURE, our Science Undergraduate Research Experience program.

Eye of the Beholder

Unlikely Muses

Meet three scientists who turn their research into art using chisels, blowtorches and cameras.

a place of mind, The University of British Columbia

UBC Faculty of Science, Office of the Dean
Earth Sciences Building, 2178-2207 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4 | Map to ESB

Emergency Procedures | Accessibility | Contact UBC | © Copyright The University of British Columbia