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These photos of a lost Mongolian tribe are incredible

from LafargeHolcim Foundation website

Material Reduction: Efficient Fabric-Formed Concrete, Winnipeg

The project presents a technique using flexible fabrics instead of conventional rigid forms for the production of concrete elements, offering significant reductions in material use and dead weight using flexible fabrics instead of conventional rigid molds. Research and practical applications continue at CAST, University of Manitoba, which contributes to “open source” technical collaboration with additional university and industry partners.

Check out the new Canadian Football League Stadium in Winnipeg on the Fort Garry campus of the University of Manitoba! #winnipeg #manitoba

from Healthinnovations

Study shows cold weather can cause, predict higher risk of severe heart attack.

Now, a study from researchers at the University of Manitoba has shown that cold weather is associated with a higher risk of severe heart attack. The team state that their six year study found that each 10°C drop in temperature was associated with a 7% increased risk of ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), the most severe form of heart attack.

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Manitoba's Michele Sung (Hynes) Part of Canada Basketball Women's High Performance Technical Summit Universityof Manitoba Bison Women's Basketball Head Coach Michele Sung (Hynes) has been invited to join Canada Basketball at the 4th annual Women's High PerformanceTechnical Summit in Toronto December 6-9 2016. She will be one of nineteen coaches technical leaders and performance analysts from across the country at the event set for Humber Lakeshore in Toronto. Michele commented Im excited…