AstroMcGill Episode 47 – Falk Herwig

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Guest: Falk Herwig

This podcast discussion focused on stars and how they create the “heavy” elements present in the Universe, in other words, the nuclear reactions that led to the expression “We are made of star stuff”. To view the videos mentioned in this episode, see this page and this page.

Host: Ryan Lynch

Duration: 26 minutes

Production: Mike Collicutt

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April 23, 2014 at 2:11 pm


AstroMcGill Episode 46 – Jess McMahon

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Guest: Jess McMahon

Jeff’s field of study is cosmology. During this podcast, we talked about his work on measurements of the cosmic microwave background and his involvement with the Atacama Cosmology Telescope.

Hosts: Ryan Lynch and Sebastien Guillot

Duration: 26 minutes

Production: Mike Collicutt

 

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April 23, 2014 at 2:11 pm


AstroMcGill Episode 45 – Matt Mountain

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Guest: Matt Mountain

We had a very interesting and inspiring discussion about the Hubble Space Telescope, and the many discoveries made by this telescope. We also talked about Hubble’s successor, the James Webb Space Telescope, and its potential to search for life outside of our Solar system.

Hosts: Ryan Lynch and Sebastien Guillot

Duration: 35 minutes

Production: James O’Callaghan.

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April 23, 2014 at 2:11 pm


Bringing the State to Court: Kazemi v. Iran at the SCC

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Stephan Hashemi has asked the Supreme Court for permission to sue Iran for his mother’s death. David Groves sat down with Mathieu Bouchard, Payam Akhavan, and René Provost, to talk about the case, human rights, and the evolution of state immunity.

 

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April 16, 2014 at 3:31 pm


Seeking Jane Doe: The Voltage Decision

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Voltage, a US film producer and distributor, is using a controversial legal procedure to go after illegal downloading. We talk to Allen Mendelsohn, internet law expert, David Fewer, Director of CIPPIC, and Voltage’s lawyer, John Philpott, about how this will impact Canadian Internet users

 

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April 2, 2014 at 12:39 pm


A typical day in McGill’s dental mobile clinic

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Dr. Li and Dr. Dobby explain what a typical day in McGill’s dental mobile clinic consists of and speak about some memorable moments.

 

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March 31, 2014 at 12:54 pm


The transformative effect of the mobile clinic on dentistry students

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The mobile clinic not only brings much to the patients that it serves. It also provides an invaluable experience to students. Dr. Li and Dr. Dobby speak to the transformative effect of the mobile clinic as well as plans moving forward.

 

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March 28, 2014 at 1:37 pm


Who falls through the cracks of the Quebec dentistry system?

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Dr. Li and Dr. Dobby give a comprehensive portrait of who the mobile clinic serves, who falls through the cracks of the Quebec dental system and what moves them to give back.

 

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March 28, 2014 at 1:29 pm


Carlo Cimo – Reaching New Heights

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Carlo takes a look back at all that was involved in making this project happen during the last two years and gives us the very latest updates as it nears completion.

Interviewer: Valerie Khayat

 

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March 27, 2014 at 4:15 pm


Carlo Cimo – The Dentistry Buzz

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Carlo speaks about why this new facility is so important to the entire McGill community, the team behind this project and why it has received so much support.

Interviewer: Valerie Khayat

 

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March 27, 2014 at 4:14 pm