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NSERC awards York research centres $3.3 million

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011.

Programs in vision research and atmospheric chemistry and physics will provide enhanced research and training for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows If you’re working in ...

York study finds fog, thick haze, and ‘diamond dust’ on Mars

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011.

Nights on Mars are shrouded in icy fog that turns to scattered precipitation, according to a new study of weather near the red planet's north ...

When do we stop looking for life on Mars? Professor Jack McConnell on the MATMOS project

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010.

Will we ever be able to say there is nothing alive on Mars? asked Stephen Strauss in a column for CBC News online Oct. ...

Lab technologist brings little pieces of Mars to York, promotes space research

Thursday, September 9th, 2010.

Nick Balaskas is on a mission. He wants to set a world record for the number of people who have walked on Mars. Although technically he ...

North York Mirror covers York’s involvement in 2016 Mars mission to search for life

Thursday, August 26th, 2010.

York University researchers will take part in a mission probing Mars’ atmosphere for methane sources in an effort to find evidence of life on the ...

York researchers to develop atmospheric modelling instruments for 2016 Mars mission

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010.

York University researchers will participate in a mission probing the atmosphere of Mars for sources of methane, part of the ongoing search for evidence of ...

Snow-discovering spacecraft finally bites the Martian dust

Friday, May 28th, 2010.

The Phoenix is dead and this time it won’t rise again. On May 24, NASA released photos of the Mars Phoenix lander that finally ended even ...

York scientists monitoring pollution from space win aeronautics award

Thursday, May 6th, 2010.

York University researchers who designed and built a miniature space-borne pollution monitor are part of a team of Canadians being honoured with a 2010 Alouette ...

VIDEO: Prof Jack McConnell on TVO’s The Agenda to talk climate modeling

Friday, March 26th, 2010.

Professor Jack McConnell, professor of atmospheric science in the Department of Earth & Space Science & Engineering and member of York's Centre for Research in ...

York-led scientists issue Phoenix-Mars findings

Friday, August 14th, 2009.

Key findings of the Phoenix-Mars mission’s Canadian science team, led by York University, have been published in the journal Science. The report, published on Friday, ...