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Timed to coincide with this week's TED Conference, an unusual piece of artwork is floating over downtown Vancouver. Janet Echelman's Skies Painted with Unnumbered Sparks is a 745-...
The Nature Conservancy of Canada is serious about moose sex. And it's offering tax breaks if you choose to help. Launched in 2013, the Moose Sex Project aims to create a permanent...
In a sitdown interview with The National, Canadian comedian Martin Short had some serious thoughts about Toronto mayor Rob Ford and his recent appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live....
March 8 is International Women's Day, a celebration of women's achievements and a day wherein I reflect on how many hurdles women still face in society.   Last year I put together...
Did you know you can busk without a license in Vancouver?  (Okay, maybe you did, smarty pants. But I didn't.) You need a street entertainment permit to perform on most Vancouver's...
Bus lineups: we all hate them. Whether we're trying to load onto a vehicle or simply trying to use a crowded sidewalk, the unordered mass of people impatiently waiting for transit...
On February 26, B.C. actor Seth Rogen testified in front of the U.S. Senate's Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, which is currently holding a hearing...
While a large number of UBC students, staff, and faculty ride the proletariat chariot to campus, there are quite a few luxury automobile hanging out in the parking lots at UBC....
On February 22, Toronto mayor Rob Ford took the stage at the Beat Academy's SXSW beat battle send-off party, where electronic producer Memorecks attempted to teach him how to make...
TED doesn't want to talk about abortion. Writing in the Nation on February 12, Jessica Valenti recounted a conversation with TED content director and TEDWomen co-host Kelly...

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