Posts By: Rebecca Comeau
A new diagnostic technology for identifying and targeting cancer has secured a U.S. patent, according to a press release issued by UVic in mid-February. Developed by UVic’s van Veggel Research Group in conjunction with collaborators in Ontario, Quebec, Calgary, Vancouver, and the B.C. Cancer Agency, the patented technology features synthesis of lanthanide (a rare earth… Read more »
Why rough sex is worth trying
The Walkmen, Heaven — From the opening notes of the sublime “We Can’t Be Beat,” it’s clear that New York garage kings The Walkmen have created something special.
Game developer Matt Thorson gives advice on how to become an indie game developer
A final stand on the myth of the male sex drive
The game — released in 2003 — was actually the thesis project of Jakub Dvorský, the founder of Amanita Design, a small yet successful game development studio in the Czech Republic.
The top five places in Victoria to cure your lonesome blues
On the morrow, I shall march against my enemy. I shall fight with no fear. My sword close, my shield closer, I will defend our realm . . .
I hate Halloween. There are plenty of holidays I’m a big fan of. Thanksgiving, Canada Day — hell, being Jewish just opens up the floodgates of extra holidays. These are opportunities to bring people together, to party and hang out and take the focus off of our busy lives, to appreciate why we do all… Read more »