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Researchers find destruction of oceans’ worth of water per month in Orion Nebula

February 23, 2024

The discovery was made possible by an original multidisciplinary approach combining observations from the James Webb Space Telescope and quantum physics calculations.

Experts available to comment on topics making the news this week

February 14, 2024

Western University experts are available to comment on the global gig worker protest, Valentine’s Day, Alaskapox, and NATO’s relations with Russia.

Western researchers examine intimate relationships

February 14, 2024

Aided by insights from couples, these studies probe intricacies of romantic partnerships

Saturn’s largest moon most likely non-habitable: Western study

February 14, 2024

A Western University-led study shows the subsurface ocean of Saturn’s largest moon Titan is most likely a non-habitable environment.

Experts available on the ecological impacts of an above seasonal winter

February 9, 2024

Following revelations that 2023 was the warmest year on record, winter in Canada has brought an unpredictable blend of weather…

Hubble traces “string of pearls” star clusters in galaxy collisions

February 8, 2024

Westerrn Space director Sarah Gallagher and her collaborators examined Hubble Space Telescope images of stars being born.

Northern Tornadoes Project finds 2023 had fewer and milder tornadoes in Canada

February 1, 2024

The Northern Tornadoes Project recorded 86 tornadoes across Canada during the 2023 season, significantly less than the previous year’s 129 – a Canadian record for the most tornadoes documented in a year.

Experts available to comment on wide range of topics in the news

January 30, 2024

Western University experts are available to comment on Taylor Swift and celebrity deep-fakes, foreign interference in elections, and wildfires in…