Research Centre: Industrial Research Assistance Program
For farmers, the ability to perform accurate soil testing and analysis is of critical importance. Results from these tests help determine the soil's current composition and what additional nutrients may be missing for crops to thrive. But using methods originally developed in the 50s is leaving room for improvements.
Research Centre: Herzberg Astronomy and Astrophysics
Atop Maunakea, a 4,200-metre-high dormant volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii, sit two of the worlds most impressive observatories, respectively housing the Canada-France-Hawaii and Gemini North telescopes. Each distinct in its role and purpose, these massive and highly-specialized telescopes provide some of the clearest and most detailed views of our universe.