Headshots Dwight Seferos and Douglas Stephan
Barbara Sherwood Lollar
Ashton Anderson and undergraduate student Isaac Waller standing in front of equations
Microplastics, which are less than five millimetres in size, include pellets from industry, microbeads from personal care products and tire particles from urban runoff.
Researchers found a grain of stardust (inset image) that survived the formation of our solar system. The carbon-rich graphite grain (red) revealed an embedded speck (blue) of oxygen-rich material.
CIFAR researcher headshots
A colourful (brown, blue and orange) frog rests on a brown surface.
Killam Prize winners
Killam winners