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The Importance of a Field Course

In my mind, I am the type of biology major who knows they are going to medical school. I am the type of biology major who has this deep, profound interest in...

Likeable Lichens!: Focusing on Mercury in Nova Scotia Lichens

The next time you’re outside, take a close look at a few different trees. You will likely see several varieties of small structures on the bark that don’t seem to be...

Birds are Cool: The Curious Case of the American Black Duck in Atlantic Canada

Ducks are in the very fortunate position that they are worth lots money, so a...

Agriculture and Computer Science

Computer Science Honours student Yonghong Chen developed an app that can be...

Immortals

Recently I was asked "Who are my heroes in life?" My answer was so...

Have you heard of Elon Musk?

Have you? What about SpaceX? Tesla Motors, SolarCity? Or maybe PayPal? That...

Don’t do it like the Discovery Channel

... I think it broke. This goes through the minds of more species than you...

Bloody Science

It is not very often that someone is asked about their blood type. Many...

Gluten-Free?

Contrary to popular belief, gluten-free diets are not necessarily a healthier...

Opening Letter from the Science Editor

Welcome and welcome back new and returning Acadia students! It is my sincere...