Recent Research Videos

Recent Research Videos

Prairie plants throughout southern Alberta may contain chemical properties that can be utilized in medicine, even to fight diseases such as cancer. Until now, nobody has studied them. Dr.

The Alberta Energy Regulator has partnered with Piikani Nation and the University of Lethbridge to create the Braiding Environmental Knowledge program, which aims to integrate Indigenous knowledge with environmental monitoring technology.

Researchers in the University of Lethbridge's Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry and the Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience are working together to shine new light on Alzheimer's disease.

From Dengue fever to Zika, viruses are prevalent around the world and virus pandemics frequently make headlines.

Dr. Rob McDonald of the University's Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience discusses Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) and the neuroscience behind this sometimes crippling phenomena.

Video courtesy of Bridge City News.

Working together with potato growers and industry, University of Lethbridge Research Chair in Potato Science Dr. Dmytro Yevtushenko is improving the yield and quality of crops while preparing the next generation of agricultural leaders and scientists.

Is your Facebook feed a long-scrolling list of ideas and opinions that you find agreeable? Or is it peppered with posts that get under your skin? Dr. Harold Jansen discusses how digital information affects the political landscape.

Have you ever sought out acupuncture to help with headaches and migraines? Perhaps you've seen a massage therapist to help with that shoulder pain that pops up in the cooler weather?

In light of the fact that Canada has welcomed an average of approximately 235,000 landed immigrants each year since the 1990s, University of Lethbridge sociologist Dr. Abdie Kazemipur discusses how we can make our communities more welcoming for newcomers.

Dr. Bryan Kolb, a neuroscience researcher at the University of Lethbridge's Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, discusses why stress can make a long-lasting and significant impact on brain development.

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