November 2013

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Project Seahorse helps with recovery efforts in the Philippines

UBC’s Project Seahorse and the Zoological Society of London have long collaborated with communities in the central Philippines to study and conserve the region’s rich marine life. Those communities were struck hard by Typhoon Haiyan and UBC researchers are helping with relief efforts. As described in a series of blog posts by Project Seahorse co-founder […]

Pushing the Limits: The Everest Effect

Pushing the limits is often how new discoveries are made. In April 2012, Philip Ainslie and his team took that line of thought to new heights. They took their research on heart, lung and brain health 5000m above sea level to Mount Everest. “This is an opportunity to take healthy people and expose them to […]

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