News & Headlines

2017‑02‑07 Remembering Fraser Duncan

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that SNOLAB passes on the news that Fraser Duncan, our Associate Director and dear friend, passed away peacefully over the weekend. Fraser passed away in Sudbury with his brother in attendance. Our thoughts are with his family and all his friends.

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2017‑02‑03 SNOLAB featured on Lab Spaces

Motherboard visits SNOLAB, where scientists are searching for dark matter, supernovas, and neutrinos inside an active mine.

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2017‑01‑09 SNOLAB receives $28.6 M from CFI
January 9, 2017– Sudbury, ON – SNOLAB is among 17 research facilities receiving support through Canada Foundation for Innovation’s (CFI) Major Science Initiative (MSI) fund. The MSI fund aims to secure and strengthen these state-of-the-art national research facilities.
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2016‑12‑15 Dr. Pearson appointed to the Order of Ontario

Dr. David Pearson, founding director of Science North, was appointed to the Order of Ontario on December 14th, 2016.

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2016‑12‑08 SNOLAB featured on Nobel Labs 360°

Take a guided tour of SNOLAB with Nobel Laureate, Dr. Art McDonald. The project Nobel Labs 360° is an outreach initiative of the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings.  

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2016‑12‑05 Engineering Change in Medicine

Starting Here at 7PM EST on December 7th.

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2016‑10‑04 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to Thouless, Haldane and Kosterlitz

SNOLAB congratulates David J. Thouless, F. Duncan M. Haldane, and J.

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2016‑09‑06 Canadian Particle Astrophysics Research Centre Awarded CFREF Funding

In a release today, Queen’s University announced it has received an investment of $63.7 million from the Government of Canada’s Canada First Research Excellence Fund to support the creation of Canadian Particle Astrophysics Research Centre (CPARC).

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2016‑08‑30 Canada-México Student Partnership Forged at SNOLAB

Sudbury, ON - SNOLAB becomes the first underground laboratory to join the Mexican education pr

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2016‑07‑01 Neutrino 2016: The largest international neutrino conference set to arrive in London

From July 4-9 hundreds of physicists wil be coming to South Kensington to share and discuss the latest in neutrino research.

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