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Chris Anderson, BA'07, is a logistics expert who recently travelled to Sierra Leone to support the delivery of healthcare to patients with Ebola.  More >

Features

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A Robot in Every Home Video

UBC engineering prof. Elizabeth Croft, BASc’88, is programming robots to interpret physical cues from humans.

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Extreme Measures Slideshow

UBC zoologist Bill Milsom, PhD’78, studies animals that have adapted to survive in extreme conditions.

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Tell Everyone 

UBC journalism prof. Alfred Hermida’s new book explores social media and the power of sharing.

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The Last Word 

Q: What is your pet peeve?
A: The noise of humans clipping their nails – I’ve been seated next to people on planes doing this far too many times. Ugh.

Departments

Take Note

New “Super-Earth” planet confirmed; Could your smartphone double as a biochemistry lab?; Toxic metals discovered in Vancouver community garden.

Book Reviews

A Vancouver love story with a twist; suburbanization in Vietnam; philosophy, Caribbean style.

Events and Notices

From pub nights to book clubs, and Dialogues about lying and child poverty, we offer many opportunities to connect socially, professionally and intellectually.

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