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Highlights/Emma Mogus

Health, International, Society

The Loneliness Project seeks to ease the hurt gently

Sometimes, beauty and caring are their own rewards. Marissa Korda © Marissa Korda Sometimes, mixing those virtues with a healthy dose of empathy and compassion can go a whole lot farther than you ever imagined. Sometimes, if you are lucky, they» 

Arts and Entertainment, Environment, International, Lifestyle, Society

Fabienne Colas delivers the sun even in the death of winter

Today marks the second day of Canada’s 150th birthday and already I’m  feeling a whole lot better. Must be the company I’ve been keeping. A highlight of a Montreal summer is Fabienne Colas’s creation, Haiti en Folie, a week-long celebration» 

Education, Health, Indigenous, International, Lifestyle, Science and Technology, Society

My 2016 person of the year: Emma Mogus

Once again this week I had the distinct pleasure of making contact with Emma Mogus. I count myself lucky. Emma Mogus is pictured last summer with her creation, the Tongue-Interface-Communication (TiC), a tongue controlled computer mouse. © CP Photo/Chris Young Mogus,» 

Economy, Education, Science and Technology, Society

A gift for RCI listeners, her name is Emma Mogus

As the risk of being viewed as sentimental or windy, I wish to share a gift with those of you out there who are seeing the world as a pretty bleak place right now. In 2012, Emma and her older» 

Education, Health, International, Lifestyle, Science and Technology, Society

Teen creates mouse to unlock Internet for disabled

hat do you get when you mix really smart with really empathic? Emma Mogus’s TiC has tactile stitches inset into a mouthguard, which is soldered to an ethernet cable. The cable connects to a circuit board, which in turn connects»