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Women in Science Leadership Workshop

From March 22 to 24, CIFAR hosted its second Women in Science Leadership Workshop in Kigali, Rwanda. Its aim was...

News | Azrieli Program in Brain, Mind & Consciousness | Child & Brain Development | Humans & the Microbiome | Learning in Machines & Brains

CIFAR Brain Symposium

CIFAR Fellows from around the world gathered to share the latest findings in brain-related research at the inaugural Brain Symposium...

News | Gravity & the Extreme Universe

Fast radio burst source linked to ‘extreme’ environment

Astrophysicists have just discovered a major new clue about the environment that is home to a series of mysterious cosmic...

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A landmark year for CIFAR

With the holiday season and end of the year rapidly approaching, this is a natural time to look back and...

News | Learning in Machines & Brains

Neurons have the right shape for deep learning

Deep learning has brought about machines that can ‘see’ the world more like humans can, and recognize language. And while...

News | Bio-inspired Solar Energy | CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars

Synthetic circuit mimics photosynthesis light-harvesting efficiency

Researchers at Harvard, MIT and Arizona State University have designed a new synthetic structure that can harvest light energy in...

News | Successful Societies

Poverty, ethics and discrimination: How culture plays into cognitive research

Cognitive psychology examines how people view the world and what drives them to behave a certain way. These everyday decisions...

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