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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Apr. 16, 2018University mourns loss of student Lam Diing

    Students, faculty and staff are mourning the loss of student Lam Diing, who died tragically early Sunday morning in Kitchener.

    “Lam’s passing will be felt by our entire campus community and most directly by the members of our football program,’ said Feridun Hamdullahpur, president and vice-chancellor at Waterloo. “Our hearts go out to Lam’s family. The University will provide any and all assistance it can to them in their time of grief.”

    Diing was in his third year in the Faculty of Arts and was a member of the varsity football program. 

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