Did you know…?


ghowe1954-131) Hockey legend Gordie Howe recently received stem cell therapy – a form of treatment which promotes the growth of new cells to replace damaged ones — to help him recover from a devastating stroke. Learn more here.

2) Dr. McCrae wrote In Flanders Fields, the poem that helped define World War One, in May, 1915, just after the horrendous second battle of Ypres, in which he lost a close friend. Learn more here.

3) The world’s first commercial rooftop greenhouse – a 32,000 square foot facility operated by Lufa Farms — is located in Ahuntsic, Quebec. Learn more here.

4) Green chemistry started in the mid-90s. Its goal was to develop chemical products to improve quality of life without harming the environment or exhausting natural resources. Learn more here.

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