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dna
Eye scan may detect Alzheimer's disease earlyfor the development of preventative strategies for Alzheimer's and other dement
Eye scan may detect Alzheimer's disease early
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
for the development of preventative strategies for Alzheimer's and other dementias," said Melanie Campbell, professor at University of Waterloo in Canada. In order to diagnose Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, doctors currently... Read more
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New Kerala
Novel eye scan may detect Alzheimer's disease early - newkerala.com #96745for noninvasive imaging of retinal amyloid deposits as a biomarker of Alzheimer
Novel eye scan may detect Alzheimer's disease early - newkerala.com #96745
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
for noninvasive imaging of retinal amyloid deposits as a biomarker of Alzheimer's," said Melanie Campbell, professor at University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada. The new method would give a less expensive, more available alternative to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Student investors leap into trading worldprizes and showcase their skills in front of other schools and industry profess
Student investors leap into trading world
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
prizes and showcase their skills in front of other schools and industry professionals. Mr. Parikh and others attended the University of Waterloo’s fourth Stock Pitch Competition last year, where they finished second, taking home a $600 prize. He... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Waterloo researchers unveil new screening tool and data at 2016 AAICTwo studies involving University of Waterloo researchers presented this week at
Waterloo researchers unveil new screening tool and data at 2016 AAIC
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Two studies involving University of Waterloo researchers presented this week at the 2016 Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) in Toronto highlight a new diagnostic tool that can identify Alzheimer's disease long before the onset of... Read more
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CTV News
Smell test may be effective in early detection of Alzheimer'sin the retina using a polarized light, as an alternative to undergoing an expen
Smell test may be effective in early detection of Alzheimer's
CTV News / Posted yesterday
in the retina using a polarized light, as an alternative to undergoing an expensive scan. Researchers and doctors from the University of Waterloo, University of British Columbia, the University of Rochester, Massachusetts General Hospital, Vivocore... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Nothing but net for CYO Basketballuniversity. "I wrote personal letters to several universities and was accepted
Nothing but net for CYO Basketball
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
university. "I wrote personal letters to several universities and was accepted by (wilfrid) Laurier (University) and the University of Waterloo." Waterloo, however, wanted him to take summer courses but Levac couldn't do that because he had to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two former Virginia Tech students indicted in slaying of teenmay have met David Eisenhauer, 18, on smartphone messenger app Kik. The app, w
Two former Virginia Tech students indicted in slaying of teen
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
may have met David Eisenhauer, 18, on smartphone messenger app Kik. The app, which was founded in 2009 by a group of University of Waterloo students, grants its users anonymity as unlike others, it doesn't require a working phone number -... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How Isis takes advantage of 'inspired' terror attacksextremism at Dalhousie University in Canada and the co-director of a study of W
How Isis takes advantage of 'inspired' terror attacks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
extremism at Dalhousie University in Canada and the co-director of a study of Western fighters for Isis, based at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada. The lag time in claiming an attack reflects a need to establish a credible link... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
This is your brain on Pokemon Go -- and it's mostly happy and healthybrains themselves have two separate systems for helping us navigate, says Colin
This is your brain on Pokemon Go -- and it's mostly happy and healthy
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
brains themselves have two separate systems for helping us navigate, says Colin Ellard. The neuroscientist at the University of Waterloo in Ontario also directs its Urban Realities Laboratory, whose studies include the influence of nature... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The 'endgame' for smokes?avoid importing a failed Australian experiment,” read the release. David Hammo
The 'endgame' for smokes?
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
avoid importing a failed Australian experiment,” read the release. David Hammond of the School of Public Health at the University of Waterloo begs to differ. “That’s not the opinion of the Australian government or independent analyses and I’ve... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Canada’s amateur golfers in fine form at Glen Abbey: Feschukit.” The thought has crossed Rank’s mind more than a few times since he emerge
Canada’s amateur golfers in fine form at Glen Abbey: Feschuk
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 3 days ago
it.” The thought has crossed Rank’s mind more than a few times since he emerged as a top amateur after playing golf at the University of Waterloo, a period of time that saw him successfully battle testicular cancer. “I think I could (be a pro) if... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. judge to rule whether couple was entrapped by police in terrorism stingin stings is not as prevalent in this country as it is in the United States. B
B.C. judge to rule whether couple was entrapped by police in terrorism sting
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
in stings is not as prevalent in this country as it is in the United States. But Prof. Dawson, who also teaches at the University of Waterloo, said he believes that Mr. Nuttall and Ms. Korody’s argument will fall short. He said they... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Tough break for Stallionsplayers and their respective schools: Nick Stadnyk (University of Toronto), Jam
Tough break for Stallions
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 5 days ago
players and their respective schools: Nick Stadnyk (University of Toronto), James Ayers, McGuirk and Tyler Maher (University of Waterloo), Connor Paquette (Dalhousie University), Aketepe (University of Guelph) and Mike McKean (St. Mary's... Read more
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CTV News
Brain stimulation could curb food cravings, study findsof junk food products, such as soft drinks, cookies and cakes, could be reduced
Brain stimulation could curb food cravings, study finds
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
of junk food products, such as soft drinks, cookies and cakes, could be reduced in particular. Researchers at the University of Waterloo have found that stimulating a specific part of the brain could help reduce snacking. The scientists... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Brain stimulation could curb food cravings, study findsResearchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada have found that stimulating
Brain stimulation could curb food cravings, study finds
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
Researchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada have found that stimulating a specific part of the brain could help reduce snacking. The scientists targeted a part of the brain called the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC), which appears to... Read more
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iafrica.com
Brain stimulation could curb food cravingsconsumption of junk food products, such as sodas, cookies and cakes, could be r
Brain stimulation could curb food cravings
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
consumption of junk food products, such as sodas, cookies and cakes, could be reduced in particular. Researchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada have found that stimulating a specific part of the brain could help reduce snacking. The... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Waterloo screen technology company inks deal with LG DisplayNew York and Korean stock exchanges. Ignis’s method has been developed over th
Waterloo screen technology company inks deal with LG Display
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
New York and Korean stock exchanges. Ignis’s method has been developed over the past 16 years in Waterloo, first at the University of Waterloo and now out of a 12,500-square-foot office and lab in the north end of the city. Ignis owns 350... Read more
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Psych Central
Brain Stimulation Can Reduce High-Carb Food Cravingsresearch suggests that noninvasive stimulation of a specific brain area can red
Brain Stimulation Can Reduce High-Carb Food Cravings
Psych Central / Posted 7 days ago
research suggests that noninvasive stimulation of a specific brain area can reduce food cravings. Peter A. Hall, Ph.D., of University of Waterloo in Canada, and colleagues performed a literature review and discovered brain stimulation is effective... Read more
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New Kerala
Brain stimulation can reduce high-calorie food cravings - newkerala.com #93478effects on the reward centre of the brain and enhanced cognitive control over c
Brain stimulation can reduce high-calorie food cravings - newkerala.com #93478
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
effects on the reward centre of the brain and enhanced cognitive control over cravings," said Peter A. Hall, Researcher, University of Waterloo. However, there's not yet consistent evidence to show that brain stimulation can reduce actual food... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Club awards bursariesTuju, of Twin Lakes Secondary School, was the second-place winner of a $1,000 b
Club awards bursaries
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 7 days ago
Tuju, of Twin Lakes Secondary School, was the second-place winner of a $1,000 bursary. Tuju will attend the University of Waterloo to study in environmental planning. The Orillia Fish and Game Conservation Club congratulates the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Noninvasive brain stimulation may curb cravings for appetitive foodsshow that brain stimulation can reduce actual food consumption, according to th
Noninvasive brain stimulation may curb cravings for appetitive foods
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
show that brain stimulation can reduce actual food consumption, according to the research review by Peter A. Hall, PhD, of University of Waterloo, Ont., Canada, and colleagues. Brain Stimulation May Curb Your Cravings—Especially for Carbs The... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
French finishes on a strong notea three-peat this year,” said French, who spent two years at the University of
French finishes on a strong note
Sarnia Observer / Posted 8 days ago
a three-peat this year,” said French, who spent two years at the University of British Columbia before transferring to the University of Waterloo where he's taking sport business. The squad's depth and the positive guidance of head coach Dave... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Fallen medic's daughter receives scholarshipthings that I do every day,” said the Fellowes graduate who is entering her sec
Fallen medic's daughter receives scholarship
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 9 days ago
things that I do every day,” said the Fellowes graduate who is entering her second year of mechanical engineering at the University of Waterloo. On June 24, Katherine attended a ceremony in Toronto where she received the $4,000 scholarship from... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Climbing e-cigarette use among teens require federal regulationsharmful substances. David Hammond, associate professor at the School of Public
Climbing e-cigarette use among teens require federal regulations
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
harmful substances. David Hammond, associate professor at the School of Public Health and Health Systems at the University of Waterloo, said the federal government must step in with product standards and labelling requirements for... Read more
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CTV News
Growing e-cigarette use among teens requires regulationsharmful substances. David Hammond, associate professor at the School of Public
Growing e-cigarette use among teens requires regulations
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
harmful substances. David Hammond, associate professor at the School of Public Health and Health Systems at the University of Waterloo, said the federal government must step in with product standards and labelling requirements for... Read more
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The North West Star
Bode Miller's blue back shrapneleat it. Looked like nerds," he posted to Instagram. According to Dr. Stu McGil
Bode Miller's blue back shrapnel
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
eat it. Looked like nerds," he posted to Instagram. According to Dr. Stu McGill, a professor of spine biomechanics at the University of Waterloo, the blue substance has the "consistency of crabmeat" and is the result of a herniated disk caused by... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Study finds ‘alarming rate’ of e-cigarette use among young OntariansDavid Hammond, associate professor and applied public health chair at the Schoo
Study finds ‘alarming rate’ of e-cigarette use among young Ontarians
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
David Hammond, associate professor and applied public health chair at the School of Public Health and Health Systems at the University of Waterloo. Many e-cigarettes come in candy or fruit flavours, which can be particularly appealing to young... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Truth About Standing Desks And Productivitythe research was far from a slam dunk, as Dr. Jack P. Callaghan, a professor at
The Truth About Standing Desks And Productivity
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
the research was far from a slam dunk, as Dr. Jack P. Callaghan, a professor at the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Waterloo, explained. "There was no randomization of the workers," he said, "and there were no historical... Read more
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Quartz
Neuroscience says Pokémon Go creates the opportunity to improve brain health, but you’re too distracted to actually do itthem when we’re avidly chasing virtual creatures through a 3-by-6 inch screen.
Neuroscience says Pokémon Go creates the opportunity to improve brain health, but you’re too distracted to actually do it
Quartz / Posted 13 days ago
them when we’re avidly chasing virtual creatures through a 3-by-6 inch screen. In the Urban Realities Laboratory at the University of Waterloo in Canada, my team and I study the relationship between the design of city streets and the healthy... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Friends-for-hire business – by the evening, or even the hour – is boomingis the vast amount of variety when it comes to looking for a new friend.” Sava
Friends-for-hire business – by the evening, or even the hour – is booming
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
is the vast amount of variety when it comes to looking for a new friend.” Savannah Ip, a 20-year-old student at the University of Waterloo, created a profile to be a professional friend a month ago, after reading about the job on a blog. She... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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News 8000
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
News 8000 / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
KSBW Salinas / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Community wellbeingof Oxford County are saying about their quality of life in each of those respec
Community wellbeing
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 13 days ago
of Oxford County are saying about their quality of life in each of those respects,” Bryan Smale, director of the CIW at University of Waterloo, said. “Even though we do measure overall wellbeing, these are sort of the factors that effect... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of
Did boredom fuel Donald Trump's presidential campaign?
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 13 days ago
meaning in life. Being bored may be that big of a threat to one's own sense of relevancy. Ian McGregor, a professor at the University of Waterloo whose research is referenced in the latest study, found the research intriguing. "It fits with the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Singing group suspends member who sang ‘all lives matter’ at All-Star Gameif you actively choose to ignore that anti-black racism has and continues to ex
Singing group suspends member who sang ‘all lives matter’ at All-Star Game
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
if you actively choose to ignore that anti-black racism has and continues to exist in the United States of America,” wrote University of Waterloo professor Naila Keleta-Mae in the Globe and Mail. “Stating ‘all lives matter’ is never an appropriate... Read more
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Daily News
Call to incude Batticaloa in India’s railway project for Sri Lankaand Gal Oya, you just need to extend train services.” Dr. Vigneswaran, who hol
Call to incude Batticaloa in India’s railway project for Sri Lanka
Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
and Gal Oya, you just need to extend train services.” Dr. Vigneswaran, who holds Ph.D. in civil engineering from the University of Waterloo in Canada, asserts that his proposal will cost less, say around $ 200 million. “You can save some... Read more
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The Hindu
Call to include Batticaloa too under India’s railway project for Sri Lankaand Gal Oya, you just need to extend train services.” Dr. Vigneswaran, who hol
Call to include Batticaloa too under India’s railway project for Sri Lanka
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
and Gal Oya, you just need to extend train services.” Dr. Vigneswaran, who holds Ph.D. in civil engineering from the University of Waterloo in Canada, asserts that his proposal will cost less, say around $ 200 million. “You can save some... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
'Good stuff, good value' at gem showand Developers Association, and the Northern Ontario Relic and Treasure Hunters
'Good stuff, good value' at gem show
The Sudbury Star / Posted 15 days ago
and Developers Association, and the Northern Ontario Relic and Treasure Hunters, who will demonstrate metal detecting. The University of Waterloo will have displays and activities. Chuck Zietsma will have wire-wrapped jewelry and a PIXIE lapidary... Read more
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redOrbit
This is the Last Thing Japan's Hitomi Satellite Saw Before it Diedto be extremely chaotic. However, as Brian McNamara, a research team member and
This is the Last Thing Japan's Hitomi Satellite Saw Before it Died
redOrbit / Posted 15 days ago
to be extremely chaotic. However, as Brian McNamara, a research team member and a professor of physics and astronomy at the University of Waterloo in Canada, told BBC News, they learned that the gas was “relatively stable” and was getting “pushed... Read more
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