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The Short Report, March 4, 2019: Kirsty Duncan moves for a standing committee on science and research; Alberta cuts post-secondary education funding; Canadian miners make an action plan

The Short Report: New Parliamentary standing committee proposed for science and research; new Protein Industries Supercluster projects; Alberta cuts post-secondary education funding while Ontario increases it; boosting competitiveness of Canada’s mining sector; creating research internships for students; Canadian science for the Moon; developing small nuclear reactor technology; and more.

Nuclear scientists urge AECL to accelerate restructuring

The Chalk River Employees Task Force for a National Laboratory (CREATE) is urging all stakeholders involved in the restructuring of Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd (AECL) to refocus and complete their work as soon as possible or risk a loss of R&D talent to competing jurisdictions. The group is proposing that the Chalk River Laboratories…