Year: 2013

Mission Meteorite! mines local talent for future astronauts

Grade 5 and 6 students from two London schools are heading to Western University this week for Mission Meteorite! – an interactive program led by award winning researcher Neil Banerjee from the Centre for Planetary Science and Exploration (CPSX).

Western neuroscientist investigates why humans sleep

As North America prepares to turn its collective clocks back an hour this weekend, consequently gaining an hour of sleep, a neuroscientist at Western University is investigating one of the dominant hypotheses that would explain the unsolved mystery of why humans sleep.

Apps? There’s a conference for that

Western University is hosting a major international conference this weekend (October 18-20), which will address the ever-increasing rise of mobile applications.