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Kate WinsletBreathing in pure oxygen can help you hold your breath, explains kinesiology professor Anthony Bain in a recent article about Kate Winslet’s performance in Avatar: The Way of Water.

Kinesiology professor explains actor’s breathtaking feat

Breathing in pure oxygen can help you hold your breath, explains kinesiology professor Anthony Bain.
barge in mid-riverCrews work to remediate contaminated sediment at the former UniRoyal site on the Detroit River. Photo courtesy Detroit Riverfront Conservancy.

Report calls for urgency to address contaminated river sediments

Contaminated sediments limit the ecological recovery of the Detroit and Rouge River ecosystems, says a report released Tuesday by the State of the Strait Conference steering committee.

On the U.S. side of the Detroit River, up to 5.1 million cubic metres of contaminated sediments have been targeted for remediation by state and federal governments. No additional sediment remediation is required on the Canadian side.

Dillon HallThe Graduate Education Research Conference invites proposals from graduate students in any discipline.

Conference to explore interconnected learning

The Graduate Education Research Conference invites proposals from graduate students in any discipline.

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truck, train, airplane, shipA mini-conference Friday, Jan. 20, will bring together international experts to discuss the potential for a carbon-free transport corridor from Montreal to Chicago.

Conference to consider carbon-free transport

A mini-conference Friday, Jan. 20, will discuss the potential to create a carbon-free transport corridor from Montreal to Chicago.