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2014-11-14 08:30:33

University of Waterloo's Bruce Muirhead will lead national research on industry policy and the value of supply management OTTAWA, Nov.

Smokers Puff Same Amount Of Cigarettes Regardless Of Nicotine Levels
2014-08-25 03:38:04

Cigarettes with very low levels of nicotine may reduce addiction without increasing exposure to toxic chemicals, according to a new study from the University of Waterloo.

Moms Using Picture Books To Expose Toddlers To Rich Information About Animals
2014-04-23 11:53:19

Children hear as much sophisticated information about animals when parents read picture book stories about animals as when they read flashcard-type animal vocabulary books, according to a new study from the University of Waterloo.

2014-04-10 13:43:08

There is no point faking it in bed because chances are your sexual partner will be able to tell.

Rivers, Streams Release Far More Carbon Dioxide Than Do Lakes: Study
2013-12-10 06:51:50

Contrary to common belief, rivers and streams release carbon dioxide (CO2) into the atmosphere at a rate five times greater than the world's lakes and reservoirs combined, according to a study published in the journal Nature.

2013-07-03 23:20:03

Vestec continues global expansion by adding Emerging Markets expertise. Waterloo, ON, Canada (PRWEB) July 03, 2013

2013-06-27 23:18:57

Prince Mishaal bin Abdullah bin Turki bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, Executive Chairman of ZAD Investment Company, joins Vestec’s Advisory Board. Waterloo, ON, Canada

Cosmic Rays And CFCs Are Key Culprits For Ozone Depletion And Global Climate Change
2013-05-31 08:12:02

Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) are to blame for global warming since the 1970s and not carbon dioxide, according to new research from the University of Waterloo published Thursday in the International Journal of Modern Physics B.


Word of the Day
aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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