University research improves quality of life

Basic research has led to some of the most commercially successful and life-saving discoveries of the past century, including the laser, vaccines and drugs, and the development of radio and television. Through creativity, tenacity and passion, Canada’s researchers are tackling and solving big challenges such as climate change, food security, life-threatening diseases and artificial intelligence.

Learn more about Canadian university research that’s improving lives at home and around the world.

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