A New Cooling Technology Protects Against Severe Heat & Viral Spread

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 21:39:33 +0000

In the face of dangerous heat waves this summer, Americans have taken shelter in air conditioned cooling centers. Normally, that would be a wise choice, but during a pandemic, indoor shelters present new risks. The same air conditioning systems that keep us cool recirculate air around us, potentially spreading the coronavirus

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Douglas Todd: You’re most likely WEIRD … and don’t even know it

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 15:00:09 +0000

Opinion: WEIRD is a high-impact acronym invented by psychology professors at UBC, referring to people who are ‘Western,’ ‘Educated,’ ‘Industrialized,’ ‘Rich’ and ‘Democratic’

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Douglas Todd: You’re most likely WEIRD … and don’t even know it

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 15:00:09 +0000

Opinion: WEIRD is a high-impact acronym invented by psychology professors at UBC, referring to people who are ‘Western,’ ‘Educated,’ ‘Industrialized,’ ‘Rich’ and ‘Democratic’

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Vancouver startup brings big-data twist to craft of wine, winning accolade for co-founder

Credit to Author: Derrick Penner| Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 22:20:52 +0000

The company, BarrelWise Technology was founded by a group of UBC science and MBA students studying how to find problems in business that can be solved by science.

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Santa Ono: Students with mental health challenges need to know they are not alone

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Sat, 05 Sep 2020 02:47:11 +0000

Opinion: Students and their families, whether they live at home or not, can take a few key steps to help reduce the stresses of embarking on their post-secondary education or returning to studies remotely.

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