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Introducing our first electronic textbook, based on popular Dino 101 course

Tail as old as time

New research suggests that ankylosaur tails evolved from flexible to stiff to support their mace-like tail clubs

Fossil remains of Old World lizard discovered in New World

Newly discovered iguana species overturns long-held hypothesis of lizard evolution

More than just a pretty stone

Researchers link formation of diamonds to ancient seawater beneath Canada’s Northwest Territories.

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The Faculty of Science is one of the finest faculties in Canada. Home to over 6500 undergraduate and 1300 graduate students and over 300 faculty, we are committed to maintaining our record of excellence in research and teaching.
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