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...researcher Frederick Banting and his assistant, Charles Best, succeeded in isolating the hormone insulin at the University of Toronto.In 1942, during World War II, the First Battle of El Alamein in Egypt ended in a draw as Allied forces stalled...
Eyes on you: Experts reveal police hacking methods

...than 30 activists and journalists, according to a tally maintained by Citizen Lab, a research group based at the University of Toronto's Munk School of Global Affairs.Citizen Lab's report provided an unusual level of insight into how the malware...
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Ig Nobel prizes awarded

BOSTON - There's some truth to the effectiveness of folk remedies and old wives' tales when it comes to serious medical issues, according to findings by a team from Detroit Medical Center. Dr.
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Tiny barbarians at the gate

...larvae from rocks), Adler combed the waterways of western Alaska and far-east Russia. He and Doug Currie of the University of Toronto rented a car in Nome, drove every road they could, and stopped at streams to take samples of black flies. They...
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Chamber seeks support for LGBTQ community

...Work.Play initiative. At its annual economic forecast luncheon in January, economist Richard Florida from the University of Toronto told the crowd that to make that happen, the city needs a talented and educated population, good technology and...
Fast-growing fish may never wind up on your plate

...cells, changed direction after acquiring the rights to gene-manipulation technology from researchers at the University of Toronto and Memorial University of Newfoundland. Initial financing came from Boston-area investors and biotech-focused...
The warmth and darkness of a mezzo-soprano

...collaborating with other artists in recitals," she said. Fedkenheuer graduated from the opera division at the University of Toronto's faculty of music and made her debut in 1998, singing the world premiere of the aria "Gramarye" from Randolph...
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Juneau Montessori open house Sept. 23

...Canadian Montessori Teacher Education Institute. She holds a bachelor of science degree in psychology from the University of Toronto. Andrea will fill the position of Director's Assistant. We hope to see you on Thursday evening to help us celebrate...
My turn: Beware of Alaska pipe dreams

...of Environmental Affairs for the Alaskan Arctic Gas Pipeline Co., and before that, he was a professor at the University of Toronto. He still calls Fairbanks his home and resides in Kaktovik.
Ohler: Schools must change

...personal vision of what's important. Ohler, who studied under the famous media philosopher Marshall McLuhan at the University of Toronto, said the medium is indeed the message, although it's also true that the content of a work is part of the message...


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