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Søren Rysgaard, Virginie Galindo, Yubin Hu, Jens Ehn, Wieter Boone and Jørgen Bendtsen, near Station Nord, Northeast Greenland. // Photo by Wieter Boone

Climate change HQ

August 21, 2019 — 
The International Glaciological Society’s Sea Ice Symposium (IGS) brings researchers and academics from around the world to Winnipeg to discuss the important role sea ice plays in global climate, polar marine ecosystems, globalization and Indigenous cultures.

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Research and International News

The speed of a rumour

August 19, 2019 — 
Pure mathematics is all about the long game, according to mathematician and alumna Karen Gunderson

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Passion project

August 19, 2019 — 
Ben Schellenberg asks a lot of questions. He asks people about their lives, their hobbies, their daily activities, their academics, their obsessions and their passions


Karen Gunderson's graphic representation of the spread of infection.

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Introducing the summer 2019 issue of ResearchLIFE

August 19, 2019 — 
'I’ve chosen for this magazine issue to highlight early career researchers'

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JAMA: Sesame: The New Priority Allergen?

August 6, 2019 — 
Unlike peanuts, sesame is not currently recognized as a priority allergen in the United States and is not legally required to be declared on prepackaged foods


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Western Economic Diversification supports UM project, boosting prosperity

August 2, 2019 — 
University of Manitoba led project has received $2.2M to enhance Manitoba’s readiness to compete in the changing global economy

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The Conversation: Redefining the kilogram means redefining how we measure wealth

July 29, 2019 — 
As we advance well into the 21st century, the lifetime of this one remaining tangible standard has just expired

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New hope in AIDS research

July 18, 2019 — 
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) has provided significant funding to two Rady Faculty of Health Sciences professors: Medical microbiologist Keith Fowke, and Obstetrics and Gynecology professor Adam Burgener

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SSHRC funding announced for 17 U of M projects, 29 grad students

July 17, 2019 — 
Federal Minister of Science and Sport announces support for research projects at the University of Manitoba

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A critical lens on legal reconciliation

July 15, 2019 — 
Dr. Jeremy Patzer credits his early interest in law, in part, to a duck

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