People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) talked turkey to downtown residents Wednesday afternoon in an attempt to get them to change their minds about traditional Thanksgiving dinner.
Planted in front of an IGA supermarket at Burrard and Barclay streets, and using giant trussed-...Continue Reading
A UBC history professor has won the the country's top award for academic history writing.
Prof. Jean Barman will receive a gold medal as the winner of the Governor General's History Award for Scholarly Research: Sir John A. Macdonald Prize on October 16 at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.
All the media attention lately might be focused on the possibility of water on Mars, but NASA's New Horizons spacecraft continues to send back data from its closest approach to Pluto last July 17, including some of the most incredibly detailed pictures yet of the dwarf planet.
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