Messier 78 is a star nursery enveloped in interstellar dust.

Euclid serves up first science with a side of stellar images

Five new images of the universe taken by the Euclid satellite are now available, along with the mission’s first scientific papers and data. The never-before-seen images demonstrate the European Space Agency (ESA) satellite’s ability to unravel the secrets of the cosmos and enable scientists to…

  1. Dr. Sally Otto

    UBC zoologist named fellow of the Royal Society UK

    May 16, 2024

    Dr. Sally Otto—a theoretical biologist focused on fundamental questions of population genetics and evolution—has been elected to the Fellowship of the United Kingdom’s Royal Society. She joins 12 other UBC Science fellows elected to the society over the past decades.A highly acclaimed scientist, Dr… read more

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    AI can tell if a patient battling cancer needs mental health support

    May 2, 2024

    Psychiatrists and computer scientists at UBC and BC Cancer have developed a new artificial intelligence (AI) model that can accurately predict if a person receiving cancer care will require mental health services during treatment.The AI uses natural language processing and advanced neural networks… read more

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