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From Toronto to St. Louis on a Litre of Fuel

U of T engineering students place second in international competition to create most fuel-efficient car

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The Danger of Sitting Still

A new device promises to ease a major health concern for people with mobility problems

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The Geography of Pollution

A PhD candidate’s low-cost sensors could be deployed across cities to gather highly local air-quality data

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The Tiny Perfect Keyboard

As devices get smaller, a U of T company has created a keyboard that makes typing easier while using less screen space

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Machine Translation

Understand and speak Mandarin? If not, a computer may soon do it for you

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Second Skin

Machine-made skin being developed at U of T may be safer, faster and cheaper than traditional grafts

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Watchful Eyes

Security cameras are everywhere. A new app invites Torontonians to help map them

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The $100 Artificial Leg

The simple, inexpensive device matches the function of far more costly technology

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A Computer Screen You Can Fold

Thinner, more flexible displays could radically change how we use and experience computers

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Is That Mozart, or a Machine?

Software developed at U of T can compose music in classical, pop or jazz styles – and as a solo or an ensemble of different instruments

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Meet Brian, the Social Robot

Advances in technology are bringing us robots that can interact naturally with humans

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Bicycle Power!

Why not use exercise bikes to supply electricity back to the grid?

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Detecting Cancer

A new technique using light and metal nanoparticles could help save lives

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These Boots Are Made for Walking

Jennifer Hsu is studying how people walk in icy conditions in the hope of designing “smarter” footwear

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All Clear

Surveillance and surgery could both get a boost from a new kind of video camera that can focus on near and distant objects at the same time

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Cheaper Digital X-Rays

Physicist John Rowlands has invented a way to deliver high-quality X-rays at a fraction of the regular cost

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Smarter Buildings

A U of T computer scientist is developing a program to help predict – and ultimately reduce – buildings’ energy use

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Blocking the Buzz

New device provides better “masking” for tinnitus sufferers

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Computer Vision

Want to know where an unidentified picture was taken? A computer program being developed at U of T can help

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Mind Reader

An infrared ray may help caregivers decode the wishes of people with severe paralysis

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Intelligent Paper

Chemical engineer Ramin Farnood is developing “smart” packaging that could warn consumers if a food product is tainted

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Up Against Google

With BlogScope, a U of T computer science group is taking on the search titan in the realm of public opinion

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Blood Work

Portable device would offer hospitals a quicker way to test patients for infectious diseases

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Meet Brian, the Social Robot

Advances in technology are bringing us robots that can interact naturally with humans

recent post image

Smarter Buildings

A U of T computer scientist is developing a program to help predict – and ultimately reduce – buildings’ energy use

recent post image

Blocking the Buzz

New device provides better “masking” for tinnitus sufferers

recent post image

Computer Vision

Want to know where an unidentified picture was taken? A computer program being developed at U of T can help

recent post image

Second Skin

Machine-made skin being developed at U of T may be safer, faster and cheaper than traditional grafts

recent post image

The $100 Artificial Leg

The simple, inexpensive device matches the function of far more costly technology

recent post image

Cheaper Digital X-Rays

Physicist John Rowlands has invented a way to deliver high-quality X-rays at a fraction of the regular cost

recent post image

Intelligent Paper

Chemical engineer Ramin Farnood is developing “smart” packaging that could warn consumers if a food product is tainted

recent post image

Bicycle Power!

Why not use exercise bikes to supply electricity back to the grid?

recent post image

Is That Mozart, or a Machine?

Software developed at U of T can compose music in classical, pop or jazz styles – and as a solo or an ensemble of different instruments

recent post image

Blood Work

Portable device would offer hospitals a quicker way to test patients for infectious diseases

recent post image

These Boots Are Made for Walking

Jennifer Hsu is studying how people walk in icy conditions in the hope of designing “smarter” footwear

recent post image

Mind Reader

An infrared ray may help caregivers decode the wishes of people with severe paralysis

recent post image

A Computer Screen You Can Fold

Thinner, more flexible displays could radically change how we use and experience computers

recent post image

The Geography of Pollution

A PhD candidate’s low-cost sensors could be deployed across cities to gather highly local air-quality data

Photo by Murat Seyit/istockphoto" alt="recent post image">

Detecting Cancer

A new technique using light and metal nanoparticles could help save lives

recent post image

All Clear

Surveillance and surgery could both get a boost from a new kind of video camera that can focus on near and distant objects at the same time

recent post image

Up Against Google

With BlogScope, a U of T computer science group is taking on the search titan in the realm of public opinion

recent post image

Machine Translation

Understand and speak Mandarin? If not, a computer may soon do it for you

recent post image

Watchful Eyes

Security cameras are everywhere. A new app invites Torontonians to help map them

recent post image

The Tiny Perfect Keyboard

As devices get smaller, a U of T company has created a keyboard that makes typing easier while using less screen space

recent post image

From Toronto to St. Louis on a Litre of Fuel

U of T engineering students place second in international competition to create most fuel-efficient car

recent post image

The Danger of Sitting Still

A new device promises to ease a major health concern for people with mobility problems

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