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A (Not So) Quiet Place: Voices become familiar with just 10 minutes of trainingJune 3, 2021
New research from Brain and Mind Institute and UCL suggests people may need to concentrate on the art of conversation more than ever following pandemic lockdowns.
Expert explainer: Managing re-opening anxietyJune 3, 2021
As vaccination rates increase, Canadians are starting to anticipate an end to the pandemic and a gradual return to work,…
New tool helps ‘tune’ cochlear implants to improve hearingMay 27, 2021
Researchers have designed a mathematical tool to help program cochlear implants with precision for each patient’s unique anatomy.
Newly discovered ‘glaciers’ could be key to human survival in future Mars missionsMay 25, 2021
Western planetary geologists have discovered glacier-like features below the Martian surface in an area that is relatively flat – perfect for future Mars landings.
‘Sounding it out’ not so easy for children with dyslexiaMay 20, 2021
Western cognitive neuroscientists using MRI discovered a biological deficit for some early readers that impairs the ability to sound words out.
Research sheds light on the “sounds of the pandemic”May 19, 2021
Examination of verbal art performances shows how COVID-19 has changed everyday lives.
Scientist set to explore massive stars with NASA telescopeMay 19, 2021
An international team, including Western Space scientist Els Peeters, will use NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope to study the Orion Bar.
CatIQ and the Northern Tornadoes Project announce partnershipMay 18, 2021
Catastrophe Indices & Quantification Inc. (CatIQ) and Western University’s Northern Tornadoes Project (NTP) have entered into a partnership. The partnership…