UBC researchers develop rapid test to detect invasive gypsy moth

Gypsy moths are an invasive species that can wreak havoc on B.C.’s forests, but a new rapid test developed by researchers at the University of

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Dying loved ones can hear in their final hours, UBC study suggests

For 30 years, Hilary Jordan talked to her husband about the goings on in their family and the world but she wasn’t sure if

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New UBC campus planned for downtown Kelowna

The University of British Columbia is expanding its Okanagan presence by building a new campus in downtown Kelowna.  The university expanded from Vancouver to

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Warming waters could put rare, fragile glass sponge reefs at risk, UBC researcher says

Rare glass sponge reefs are at risk of starvation with increasing temperatures in the waters of Howe Sound and the Strait of Georgia off

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New study from UBC researcher outlines pathway toward blocking COVID-19 virus

The University of British Columbia announced Thursday that an international team led by Dr. Josef Penninger has found a potential drug that helps block infection from the

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Bus sociology: UBC professor researches how people act on public transit

For most people, taking a bus comes with its own specific etiquette. Commuters make decisions that are part of the unwritten code of riding the

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NASA astronaut stands in as ‘mother goose’ for UBC study on high-flying geese

The bar-headed goose, native to Central Asia, is one of the world’s highest-flying birds. From spending the winter months in South Asia as far

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Suspects arrested in killing of former UBC professor in Chile

Chilean police have arrested two men suspected of killing a B.C. man last week during an attempted mugging while he strolled with his family through

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Ketamine can safely dull pain during ambulance rides, UBC study suggests

A UBC researcher says paramedics should be able to give patients ketamine for acute pain during ambulance rides, following a study that suggests it

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UBC study reveals cheat day in popular diet may cause some harm

A UBC Okanagan study into a popular diet has revealed that a cheat day could be bad for your health. The researchers said that

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