Tom Ingram





New digs

University formally opens restored science building



Crowdsourcing science

Peer review is the way things get done in science. Authors submit write-ups of their experiments to journals for publication. The journals send the articles…


Time out

The leaders of several top virology labs have agreed to a 60-day halt on research involving new strains of avian influenza that are more transmissible…


The clock is ticking

It’s five minutes to midnight. The Doomsday Clock is an image representing the severity of threats to the planet and humanity in general. On the…


Eradication victory

As of Jan. 13, India had not had a case of polio in a year. The country was a major centre of polio infection as…