News & Newsmakers

New RCMP forensic lab targets LEED Gold standards

Each year, the RCMP’s National Forensic Laboratory Services (NFLS) processes thousands of requests from police agencies across the country for forensic services, in areas such as biology (DNA), toxicology, trace evidence, anti-counterfeiting, and firearms and toolmark identification. These services play a vital role in criminal investigations. This summer, the RCMP took ownership of its new laboratory facility in Surrey, B.C., …

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The universal language

When Nina Dudnik and her colleagues started Seeding Labs at Harvard Medical School, they were looking to connect scientists all over the world.

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Weedology

Since the government declared its intention to legalize marijuana, discussion around the pros and cons of the controversial drug have been heating up.

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