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World’s first research centre to improve Canadians’ air travel experience

| National Research Council Canada | news releases

Air transport allows thousands of Canadians to connect with families and explore other parts of the world. It is also at the core of Canada’s economic future. To remain a leader in the aerospace industry and keep air travel safe and enjoyable for all Canadians, we need to invest in leading-edge technologies.


Science Advisor Appointed to the National Research Council

| National Research Council Canada | news releases

The National Research Council’s (NRC) first Science Advisor and Chief Science Officer, Dr. Danial Wayner, was announced today by the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development.


New artificial intelligence software could decrease time spent at the hospital for patients

| National Research Council Canada | news releases

Chronic illnesses affect millions of Canadians and require them to spend considerable time in hospitals and healthcare centres. The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) and Greybox Solutions Inc. developed an innovative “virtual assistant” — an Artificial Intelligence (AI) health monitoring solution for Greybox’s existing TakeCare secure health monitoring platform — to help patients, their healthcare providers, and caregivers remotely manage chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, and heart failure.


National Research Council science leads to important updates to the Periodic Table of Elements

| National Research Council Canada | news releases

The Periodic Table of Elements, a staple in schools across Canada, is basically an ingredients list for everything that makes up our world. And as of yesterday, 14 of those ingredients changed, thanks to work by National Research Council (NRC) metrologists, whose desire to push the limits and attempt what has never been done continues to fuel new discoveries.


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