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  1. Apr. 23, 2018Young athletes interested in healthy protein, not French fries

    The greasy food being served at hockey rinks isn’t really what young hockey players want, according to a study from the University of Waterloo.

    The study of 25 travel team players aged 11-15 found they were more motivated by performance, recovery and marketing when making food choices – values that typically aren’t represented with the unhealthy food currently served at arenas.

  2. Apr. 18, 2018 Researchers find new way of exploring the afterglow from the Big Bang

    Researchers have developed a new way to improve our knowledge of the Big Bang by measuring radiation from its afterglow, called the cosmic microwave background radiation. The new results predict the maximum bandwidth of the universe, which is the maximum speed at which any change can occur in the universe.

  3. Apr. 16, 2018University of Waterloo develops new way to fight HIV transmission

    Scientists at the University of Waterloo have developed a new tool to protect women from HIV infection.

    The tool, a vaginal implant, decreases the number of cells that the HIV virus can target in a woman’s genital tract. Unlike conventional methods of HIV prevention, such as condoms or anti-HIV drugs, the implant takes advantage of some people’s natural immunity to the virus.

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