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The Globe and Mail
Canada's Paramount Fine Foods takes its Mideast cuisine to the worldSquare. Paramount restaurants and its branded butcher shops have since popped u
Canada's Paramount Fine Foods takes its Mideast cuisine to the world
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Square. Paramount restaurants and its branded butcher shops have since popped up across Ontario, in Edmonton and at McGill University in Montreal. There are now 36 locations across Canada, the company says, with plans for 51 total worldwide... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury mining panel to explore diversityand exploration geology from the University of Wales College of Cardiff and a m
Sudbury mining panel to explore diversity
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 hours ago
and exploration geology from the University of Wales College of Cardiff and a master's degree in mining engineering from McGill University, her career path has not been a traditional one. As an advocate for women's equality, she has also held... Read more
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CTV News
Offshore firm accused of publishing junk science takes over Canadian journalspublishers’ tactics. Dr. Pai, Canada Research Chair in Epidemiology and Global
Offshore firm accused of publishing junk science takes over Canadian journals
CTV News / Posted 12 hours ago
publishers’ tactics. Dr. Pai, Canada Research Chair in Epidemiology and Global Health and a professor at Montreal’s McGill University, said he receives several emails “every single day” from predatory open-access journals. They ask him to... Read more
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New York Post
Colombia’s other Escobar is taking over New Yorkbuildings. Habitat 67 — a striking arrangement of concrete forms — was architec
Colombia’s other Escobar is taking over New York
New York Post / Posted 15 hours ago
buildings. Habitat 67 — a striking arrangement of concrete forms — was architect Moshe Safdie’s thesis project at McGill University, which was chosen to be built for Expo 67 [Canada’s centennial celebration]. Architect Mies van der Rohe... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Jewish Vote Seen As Key In Pa., Florida Battlegroundscent of the money donated to the Re- publican Party is from Jews, according to
Jewish Vote Seen As Key In Pa., Florida Battlegrounds
The Jewish Week / Posted 20 hours ago
cent of the money donated to the Re- publican Party is from Jews, according to the study’s author, Gil Troy, a professor at McGill University in Montreal. The study found also that American Jews “more than ever” are embracing their liberalism —... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why getting ready for bed can be thirsty worktrouble adjusting to shift work. HOW GETTING SLEEPY CAN ALSO MAKE US THIRSTY
Why getting ready for bed can be thirsty work
Daily Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
trouble adjusting to shift work. HOW GETTING SLEEPY CAN ALSO MAKE US THIRSTY Professor Charles Bourque, a neurologist at McGill University, in Montreal, Canada, said: 'All our organs follow a circadian rhythm, which helps optimize how they... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Israel Doesn’t Get A Call In First Presidential Debateof the money donated to the Republican Party is from Jews, according to the stu
Israel Doesn’t Get A Call In First Presidential Debate
The Jewish Week / Posted yesterday
of the money donated to the Republican Party is from Jews, according to the study’s author, Gil Troy, a professor at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. The study found also that American Jews “more than ever” are embracing their... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
It's madness not to have a living willSchool. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, Universi
It's madness not to have a living will
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 days ago
School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University and in gynecology at Harvard. His column is published by 70 Canadian newspapers, as well as... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Get ready to playMedical. The forum runs from 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the St. Clair Corporate C
Get ready to play
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Medical. The forum runs from 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the St. Clair Corporate Centre. A graduate of OCAD University and McGill University, Ching invented a device allowing women to self-sample to test for sexually transmitted infections. “She's... Read more
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PhysOrg
How the anthrax toxin forms a deadly 'conveyer belt'lumen before refolding into their active conformations in the cytoplasm. A tea
How the anthrax toxin forms a deadly 'conveyer belt'
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
lumen before refolding into their active conformations in the cytoplasm. A team of researchers led by Isabelle Rouiller of McGill University in Montreal and Robert Liddington of the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute in La Jolla... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study reports both young men and women with ACS have good one-year prognosisscarce," explained lead investigator Louise Pilote, MD, MPH, PhD, Director of t
New study reports both young men and women with ACS have good one-year prognosis
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
scarce," explained lead investigator Louise Pilote, MD, MPH, PhD, Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. "Furthermore, sex differences in adverse clinical outcomes of these patients... Read more
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CTV News
T-shirt with drawing of Montreal's Olympic Stadium violates copyright law, designer toldthe city hosted the 1976 Olympics. But although it, and Calder's sculpture, ma
T-shirt with drawing of Montreal's Olympic Stadium violates copyright law, designer told
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
the city hosted the 1976 Olympics. But although it, and Calder's sculpture, may be widely viewed as public monuments, a McGill University law professor says they're still considered "works," and therefore covered by copyright law. "Technically... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
College cornerArticle Tools Kyle Rogers played a big part in the Lackawanna College baseball
College corner
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Article Tools Kyle Rogers played a big part in the Lackawanna College baseball team’s 6-4 win over McGill University in its fall season opener. The former Hazleton Area High School standout smacked a three-run homer and RBI double to spark... Read more
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Pitchfork
Watch Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend, the Strokes, More Play in Charity Basketball GameToday, Arcade Fire’s Win Butler’s “POP vs. Jock” charity basketball game took p
Watch Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend, the Strokes, More Play in Charity Basketball Game
Pitchfork / Posted 4 days ago
Today, Arcade Fire’s Win Butler’s “POP vs. Jock” charity basketball game took place at the McGill University Sports Center. This year’s game included Win and Will Butler, Nikolai Fraiture of the Strokes, Chris Tomson of Vampire Weekend, the actor... Read more
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metro
Police officer filmed telling disabled man: 'I’ll give you a f*cking ticket'charged with manslaughter after killing unnarmed black man Leon Shand was cros
Police officer filmed telling disabled man: 'I’ll give you a f*cking ticket'
metro / Posted 5 days ago
charged with manslaughter after killing unnarmed black man Leon Shand was crossing the road on a red light, just outside McGill University, when the cop stopped him and began searching through his bag. The disturbing incident, which was on... Read more
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The Washington Times
Chelsea Manning, WikiLeaks source, sentenced to solitary confinementauthorized to have — “Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy,” by Gabriella Coleman
Chelsea Manning, WikiLeaks source, sentenced to solitary confinement
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
authorized to have — “Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy,” by Gabriella Coleman, a professor of anthropology at McGill University. Manning said she’ll have 15 days to appeal the board’s decision once its formalized, and could begin... Read more
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ABC News
Solar Backpacks Provide Study Light for Children Without Electricitythey walk to school, the sun's energy is being collected in the lamp," said Vis
Solar Backpacks Provide Study Light for Children Without Electricity
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
they walk to school, the sun's energy is being collected in the lamp," said Visram who studied international development at McGill University in Montreal. "When they come home every night, and they switch on the lamp, [they] can study for up to five... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Veteran Politician Hamutenya Recoveringrejoined the Swapo Party after losing the presidency of the RDP. HH was born o
Veteran Politician Hamutenya Recovering
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
rejoined the Swapo Party after losing the presidency of the RDP. HH was born on 17 June 1939 at Odibo in the Ohangwena region, and holds an MA in political science and development studies from McGill University Montreal in Queb... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Free website for medical students a prescription for augmented digital learninginterested in pursuing. “I think it’s very well presented and laid out,” said
Free website for medical students a prescription for augmented digital learning
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
interested in pursuing. “I think it’s very well presented and laid out,” said Bastrash, who’s in fourth-year med school at McGill University in Montreal. “As medical students, there’s a lot of basic science knowledge and clinical knowledge that we... Read more
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CTV News
Urgent need to stop jailing child migrants: reportunsuited for children." Rachel Kronick, a child psychiatrist at Jewish General
Urgent need to stop jailing child migrants: report
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
unsuited for children." Rachel Kronick, a child psychiatrist at Jewish General Hospital in Montreal and a professor at McGill University, contributed to the research. She said the findings are clear and well documented. "Our research... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Find alternatives to harmful practice of jailing child migrantsunsuited for children.” Rachel Kronick, a child psychiatrist at Jewish General
Find alternatives to harmful practice of jailing child migrants
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
unsuited for children.” Rachel Kronick, a child psychiatrist at Jewish General Hospital in Montreal and a professor at McGill University, contributed to the research. She said the findings are clear and well documented. “Our research... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How to thrive and survive an entrepreneurial couple-domof Arts in physical geography from Saint Mary’s University. She also has a Mast
How to thrive and survive an entrepreneurial couple-dom
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
of Arts in physical geography from Saint Mary’s University. She also has a Masters in natural resource science from McGill University and a MBA from the Ivey School of Business. All of our eggs are in one basket, financially and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
This is why Donald Trump's tax returns haven't been leakedinto another 280,000. "The U.S. landscape is very risky now for anyone residin
This is why Donald Trump's tax returns haven't been leaked
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
into another 280,000. "The U.S. landscape is very risky now for anyone residing in the country," said Gabriella Coleman, a McGill University anthropologist and the author of "Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous." While... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
As China’s universities rise in rankings, Canadian schools take a tumbletable. The University of Toronto landed at No. 22 (from No. 19), the Universit
As China’s universities rise in rankings, Canadian schools take a tumble
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
table. The University of Toronto landed at No. 22 (from No. 19), the University of British Columbia is at No. 36 (34), and McGill University is No. 42 (38). They are the only three Canadian schools to crack the Top 100 in the Times Higher Education... Read more
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The News & Observer
This is why Donald Trump's tax returns haven't been leakedinto another 280,000. "The U.S. landscape is very risky now for anyone residin
This is why Donald Trump's tax returns haven't been leaked
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
into another 280,000. "The U.S. landscape is very risky now for anyone residing in the country," said Gabriella Coleman, a McGill University anthropologist and the author of "Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous." While... Read more
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The Irish Times
Flower business blooming good for a bit of disruptionmaster’s degree in management from the Smurfit Graduate Business School. Jensen
Flower business blooming good for a bit of disruption
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
master’s degree in management from the Smurfit Graduate Business School. Jensen studied political science and economics at McGill University in Montreal before completing a master’s degree in business from HEC Paris. Both had wanted to work for... Read more
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CTV News
China cap-and-trade market could transform climate change battle: UNof emissions reductions. "China could play, on a huge scale, the role that Cal
China cap-and-trade market could transform climate change battle: UN
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
of emissions reductions. "China could play, on a huge scale, the role that California plays for Ontario and Quebec," said McGill University economist Chris Ragan, the chair of Canada's Ecofiscal Commission, which promotes evidence-based... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Hillary Clinton: Did she receive the best RX?School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, Universi
Hillary Clinton: Did she receive the best RX?
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 9 days ago
School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University and in gynecology at Harvard. His column is published by 70 Canadian newspapers, as well as... Read more
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CBC.ca
Bird is the word: 5 experts to debate which should be crowned Canada's national birdIndeed, the bird with a white-tipped tail seeks out cold climates. David Bird,
Bird is the word: 5 experts to debate which should be crowned Canada's national bird
CBC.ca / Posted 9 days ago
Indeed, the bird with a white-tipped tail seeks out cold climates. David Bird, Professor Emeritus of Wildlife Biology at McGill University, will argue the gray jay deserves the title of Canada's bird.Canada goose It's not hard to find a mother... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
North Okanagan Community Concerts starts its season with cello/piano duoin numerous international festivals. Dyachkov currently teaches master classes
North Okanagan Community Concerts starts its season with cello/piano duo
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 days ago
in numerous international festivals. Dyachkov currently teaches master classes at the Schulich School of Music at McGill University, and at l’Université de Montréal when not on tour. Saulnier leads an active career as a recitalist,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Why some women find good sleep tough to getif women operate in a different "internal time zone," said study lead author Dr
Why some women find good sleep tough to get
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
if women operate in a different "internal time zone," said study lead author Dr. Diane Boivin, professor of psychiatry at McGill University in Montreal. "They go to bed at a later biological time because their clock is shifted earlier, eastward,"... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Trudeau urged to champion jailed Chinese democracy activistthe first generation of Chinese students permitted to travel abroad a generatio
Trudeau urged to champion jailed Chinese democracy activist
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
the first generation of Chinese students permitted to travel abroad a generation ago, and got his doctorate at Montreal’s McGill University in the early 1980s. In 2002, Chinese agents abducted him while he was on a trip to Vietnam, and brought... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Time to get real on campusgroup – even though the event had nothing to do with Israel. And north of the
Time to get real on campus
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
group – even though the event had nothing to do with Israel. And north of the border, Molly Harris, a rising junior at McGill University, reports that “many of my liberal peers, with whom I share so much common ground, have actively excluded... Read more
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New York Post
A horrific hazing ritual ended his life, and his family'sseven this year. The network also detailed the hazing of former Oak Hills, Cali
A horrific hazing ritual ended his life, and his family's
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
seven this year. The network also detailed the hazing of former Oak Hills, Calif., football player Josh Villegas and former McGill University football player D’Arcy McKeown. Villegas, who spoke publicly for the first time about the incident, was... Read more
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BC Local News
Report finds skies quieter by 1.5 billion fewer birdsstudy by the Audubon Society found climate change could cost 126 species more t
Report finds skies quieter by 1.5 billion fewer birds
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
study by the Audubon Society found climate change could cost 126 species more than half their current range by 2050. A McGill University study in 2015 concluded more than 70 per cent of global forests are within a kilometre of a road, field,... Read more
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International Business Times
Anxiety, chronic pain and chemotherapy-induced nausea - how medical marijuana could helpthe symptoms of multiple sclerosis. In 2010, a small, randomised, controlled t
Anxiety, chronic pain and chemotherapy-induced nausea - how medical marijuana could help
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
the symptoms of multiple sclerosis. In 2010, a small, randomised, controlled trial of 23 people carried out by Canada's McGill University found those who received a low dose of inhaled marijuana – which was lower than the dosage necessary for a... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Classicism Par Excellencein Stuttgart, Bonn, Athens and Berlin. Soprano Jessica Belanger is a graduate
Classicism Par Excellence
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 13 days ago
in Stuttgart, Bonn, Athens and Berlin. Soprano Jessica Belanger is a graduate of the Schulich School of Music at McGill University, where she studied voice performance with tenor Stefano Algieri. After going on to complete her Education... Read more
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Daily Journal
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: AgeismI am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: Ageism
Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
I am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers, like American Heart Association and McGill University, and yet VCs tell me it's not the right fit for them. Four former employees last month sued Hewlett... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: AgeismI am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: Ageism
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
I am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers, like American Heart Association and McGill University, and yet VCs tell me it's not the right fit for them. Four former employees last month sued Hewlett... Read more
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Daily Record
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: AgeismI am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: Ageism
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
I am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers, like American Heart Association and McGill University, and yet VCs tell me it's not the right fit for them. Four former employees last month sued Hewlett... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: AgeismI am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: Ageism
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
I am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers, like American Heart Association and McGill University, and yet VCs tell me it's not the right fit for them. Four former employees last month sued Hewlett... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: AgeismI am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: Ageism
The Arizona Republic / Posted 13 days ago
I am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers, like American Heart Association and McGill University, and yet VCs tell me it's not the right fit for them. Four former employees last month sued Hewlett... Read more
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York Daily Record
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: AgeismI am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: Ageism
York Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
I am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers, like American Heart Association and McGill University, and yet VCs tell me it's not the right fit for them. Four former employees last month sued Hewlett... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: AgeismI am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: Ageism
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
I am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers, like American Heart Association and McGill University, and yet VCs tell me it's not the right fit for them. Four former employees last month sued Hewlett... Read more
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USA Today
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: AgeismI am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers
Silicon Valley's not-so-secret bias: Ageism
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
I am female and over 40,” she says. “My start-up has amazing big-name customers, like American Heart Association and McGill University, and yet VCs tell me it's not the right fit for them. Four former employees last month sued Hewlett... Read more
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CTV News
'Quite alarming:' Report finds skies quieter by 1.5 billion fewer birdsstudy by the Audubon Society found climate change could cost 126 species more t
'Quite alarming:' Report finds skies quieter by 1.5 billion fewer birds
CTV News / Posted 14 days ago
study by the Audubon Society found climate change could cost 126 species more than half their current range by 2050. A McGill University study in 2015 concluded more than 70 per cent of global forests are within a kilometre of a road, field,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Report finds North American skies quieter by 1.5 billion fewer birdsstudy by the Audubon Society found climate change could cost 126 species more t
Report finds North American skies quieter by 1.5 billion fewer birds
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
study by the Audubon Society found climate change could cost 126 species more than half their current range by 2050. A McGill University study in 2015 concluded more than 70 per cent of global forests are within a kilometre of a road, field,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Why some women find good sleep tough to getif women operate in a different "internal time zone," said study lead author Dr
Why some women find good sleep tough to get
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
if women operate in a different "internal time zone," said study lead author Dr. Diane Boivin, professor of psychiatry at McGill University in Montreal. "They go to bed at a later biological time because their clock is shifted earlier, eastward,"... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Why some women find good sleep tough to getif women operate in a different "internal time zone," said study lead author Dr
Why some women find good sleep tough to get
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 15 days ago
if women operate in a different "internal time zone," said study lead author Dr. Diane Boivin, professor of psychiatry at McGill University in Montreal. "They go to bed at a later biological time because their clock is shifted earlier, eastward,"... Read more
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