Sci-Tech

WellTrack app and online services help students with mental health issues

Mental HealthYes, there's an app for that too now

Dalhousie promotes a new mental health app

1 week ago

Salmon stocks have been in decline for 'decades' says Fisheries and Oceans Canada

ScienceThere's something in the water ... and it isn't salmon

Dalhousie researchers find toxic ionic aluminum in province's rivers

2 weeks ago

Dr. Yana Fedortchouk puts pressure on these diamond crystals

ScienceDiamonds are forever, under the right geological conditions

Earth Sciences professor uses experimental research lab to better understand diamonds

2 weeks ago

The first Cape Sharp Tidal turbine, visible in the centre, prior to its installation.

InnovationIs 2017 the year of tidal power in Nova Scotia?

Several companies aim to put tidal turbines into the Bay of Fundy

Feb 3, 2017

The game's trailer on Sony's official Playstation channel with over 160,000 views and a majority of dislikes.

GamingGamers are talking about a new game set in N.S.

Critics are asking why the game was chosen over bigger titles

Jan 31, 2017

Grover Fugate speaks at the ‘Planning for the Oceans of Tomorrow’ event Wednesday evening.

OceansAmerican researchers come to Dalhousie to share ocean success story

Three speakers from Rhode Island explain their strategy

Jan 26, 2017

Blessing or curse?

What’s at stake for journalists who use social media

Jan 16, 2017

Lessons from a little English newsroom

Will journalists in the future work entirely from home?

Jan 13, 2017

A screen capture featuring rooftop solar panels from Solar City's website.

Solar energyFAQ: Solar City and you

Halifax's new energy program offers financing for solar systems, but solar is not the best option for everyone

Dec 7, 2016

The Volta Labs logo.

TechVolta Labs is looking for million-dollar ideas

Local business offering funds to tech startups with market potential

Nov 26, 2016

A man fishes off the boardwalk near Bishop's Landing.

WaterArt and science join forces to fight water pollution

Sierra Club project asks: What will the Halifax Harbour look like in 2050?

Nov 21, 2016

Keegan Francis shoots a bow and arrow, defending his castle in virtual reality.

Virtual RealitySee it to believe it

A second virtual reality business is expected to open in the city

Nov 19, 2016

A partygoer gets lost in the music. (Reenactment of a silent party.)

TechnologySilent parties make their way to Halifax

Headphone events give partiers control of the music they hear

Nov 19, 2016

Size comparison between two 2007 full moons at their closest point to Earth (perigee) and at farthest point from Earth (apogee). The perigee moon is 12 per cent larger than the apogee moon.

AstronomySupermoon versus full moon: what’s the difference?

November ‘supermoon’ 7% larger than normal full moon

Nov 11, 2016