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Biotech giant Gilead Sciences expands in Edmonton with 2nd city lab

Gilead Sciences, one of the largest biotech companies in the U.S. with a market cap of more than $150 billion US, has broken ground on a new $50 million lab facility in northeast Edmonton, the company says. 300 more words

Edmonton

Brain: Comment: Kevin's Reflection.

The White House, Washington
It was New Year’s Eve in 2009 when my helmet saved my life.

Training for the Winter Olympics in Utah, I was at the top of competitive snowboarding when I suffered a life-threatening traumatic brain injury that I’m still recovering from to this day. 500 more words

American military aircraft drops arms and aid to Kurds battling IS

American military aircraft have dropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State (IS) militants in the key Syrian town of Kobane. 131 more words

News

All Can Be Lost

Civilization started by the touch of science and technology. Technology makes our life easy and simple by providing high-tech machines with software. Now people depend on software more than their own abilities. 937 more words

Automation

This newspaper editor knows how important science is

In this information age, where Professor Google has become the expert of choice, being scientifically literate is an essential life skill. It is as important as reading and writing.

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Science Journalism

As oilpatch reporting season begins, crude price drop top of mind

By Lauren Krugel

CALGARY – The recent rout in oil prices will likely be top of mind for investors as Canada’s top oilpatch players release their third-quarter results over the next few weeks. 791 more words

Canada