An illustration of trees growing out of skyscrapers

UBC scientists take a leaf from nature’s book.

An artificially intelligent floor-cleaning robot at work on UBC’s Vancouver campus.
Leveraging their uniquely human qualities will give workers the edge in a high-tech future.
A drawing of coins with dollar signs coming out the back of a car as it drives along a street.
A UBC film prof's new documentary offers a glimpse into a dystopian digital economy.
A drawing of a number of people on a futuristic spaceship.

A UBC prof adds some zip to our Zoom.

Tick on bumpy surface

A campus project could become a blueprint for predicting insect activity.

Hand holding smartphone with app open

Gig industry platforms fail to acknowledge the realities of women workers’ experiences.

Two scientists handle sheet of bioplastic

Two UBC ventures are working on solutions to eliminate plastic waste.

Headshot of Pooja.

A new device is helping to make the world more accessible for people with disabilities.

Hill and empty field at mining site

A lab is aiming to speed up a mineralization process from thousands of years to weeks.

Close-up shot of a UBC hockey player wearing the high-tech mouthguard showing UBC Thunderbirds logo

A UBC concussion study could pave the way for safer hockey.