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Bigger Really Was Better For Early Prehistoric Life
2014-01-24 14:38:14

A NASA research group featuring University of Toronto Mississauga professor Marc Laflamme has helped to explain why some prehistoric organisms evolved into larger animals.

2014-01-22 12:26:03

Dr. Amy Cheung leading research to give doctors clinical tools that will help them spot teen depression and prevent teen suicide TORONTO, Jan.

2014-01-10 11:22:35

It's no surprise that a cynical attitude towards the prospect of change makes change harder to implement.

2013-12-23 10:36:24

Those looking for honest companies to invest in might want to check out businesses based in more religious communities.

Hummingbird Metabolism Burns Glucose And Fructose Equally
2013-12-06 07:38:21

Hummingbird metabolism is a marvel of evolutionary engineering. These tiny birds can power all of their energetic hovering flight by burning the sugar contained in the floral nectar of their diet.

New Algorithm Changes The Way We Find Photos On Social Media Sites
2013-12-03 10:43:40

A new algorithm designed at the University of Toronto has the power to profoundly change the way we find photos among the billions on social media sites such as Facebook and Flickr.

2013-11-29 14:39:30

University of Toronto researchers have developed a series of techniques to create a variety of very active iron-based catalysts necessary to produce the alcohols and amines used in the drug and perfume industry.


Word of the Day
plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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