Ontario teams up with Israeli scientists, invests $15-million in brain research

Ontario teams up with Israeli scientists, invests $15-million in brain research

It looks like a large hair dryer at a beauty salon, but can be used to deliver intense heat to a precise area of the brain. Neuroscientists are hoping soon to test whether it can help them destroy a brain tumour without opening a patient’s skull. If preliminary results for focused ultrasound are promising, then […]

November 17, 2010
Harry Potter’s grave draws tourists to Ramle…

Hundreds flock to military cemetery to see resting place of British soldier killed in 1939 with same name as everyone’s favorite wizard. Not the bespectacled teenage wizard created by author J.K. Rowling. This deceased Potter was a British soldier killed in 1939, and his grave is helping draw tourists to the central town of Ramle. […]

November 17, 2010