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UVic research on Stone Age discovery

August 8, 2016 - 

New research by a team led by UVic paleoanthropologist April Nowell reveals surprisingly sophisticated adaptations by early humans living 250,000 years ago in a former oasis in Jordan.


Scientists trek to unlock mysteries of the brain

August 3, 2016 - 

For the first time, UVic and UBCO scientists trekked to the remote Mt. Everest region of Nepal to record the brain activity of meditating Tibetan Buddhist monks in their own monasteries.