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McGill’s living laboratories 

McGill professors and students have access to a unique network of field research stations. These stations, which include the Bellairs Research Institute in Barbados and the Gault Nature Reserve at Mont-Sainte-Hilaire, offer researchers the opportunity to explore the natural world up close.


Diving into the history of the Earth

Prosanta Chakrabarty, BSc(Agr)’00, goes cave-diving and trawling to find new species of fish to learn more about the earth’s history. In his world travels, the Montreal-born, New York-raised ichthyologist has discovered – and named – 13 new species of fish.

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