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They grow up so fast ...

Happy Birthday to yaffle!

Memorial University's (Re)search engine turned one today.

It boasts 50,000 hits in one year, and endless connections between researchers and regular people, including rural Newfoundlanders and Labradorians. Users can look over 1,140 research projects belonging to some 500 MUN experts,

If you're looking for anything, you can give it a try:


The proud yaffle crew at the Harris Centre - the unit at MUN responsible for the launch of yaffle - had a party to celebrate, and sent over this picture courtesy Memorial University.

Harris Centre employees, from left, Chelsey Laird, Karen Follett, Jennifer Adams Warburton, John Duff, Rob Greenwood, Pat Rahal, Kathy Mason.

Yaffle birthday photo Feb 11 2010.jpg

Just to give you an idea of what it looks like.

We did a little search and came up with the following for CBC. We tried seen, and nothing. But it's only a matter of time :).