Lakes in Canadian Rockies are losing their turquoise lustre as glaciers fade, say researchers

Changing colour of alpine lakes may be a sign of deteriorating water quality, according to the latest report on the health of Canada’s mountain ecosystems.

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Understanding how our bodies respond to anxiety and stress helps us stay grounded, according to a U of A professor who offers tips for parents and teachers.

Geothermal energy could be generated from captured CO2, study shows

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Michael Houghton Awarded 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

University of Alberta virologist awarded Nobel Prize

Michael Houghton wins Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine along with Harvey J. Alter and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of the hepatitis C (HCV) virus.

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Michael Houghton reacts to receiving Nobel Prize