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The disease, math, zombie connection

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Apparently, there's a connection between diseases, math and Zombies, the flesh eating undead.

The man to reveal the formula is University of Ottawa math professor Robert Smith?, and yes that is Smith with a question mark.

He's part of a team that conducted a mathematical study of how a zombie attack might go down.

He was in Kelowna to make his presentation at the Mary Irwin Theatre.

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