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Where are the best and worst places to live in Canada, if you're a woman? According to a new Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives study, the best is Québec City and the worst...
The City of Vancouver has an “exciting opportunity” to make its parks and recreation facilities more welcoming to people who transgress the gender binary, according to Drew Dennis...
Peter Hudson runs an ebook startup, but that doesn’t mean the Vancouver entrepreneur believes the print book is dead. Far from it, actually. Seven years after Amazon launched the...
Back in February, plasma physicist and TED2014 speaker Michel Laberge told the Georgia Straight that magnetized target fusion holds the potential to solve the energy crisis, lower...
Vancouver residents will cast their ballots for mayor, council, park board, and school board on November 15. But, for bird lovers, the real election is going on right now. Until...
In a surprising reversal, the B.C. Liberal government has revoked regulatory changes that would have exempted ski resorts and sweet natural gas plants from the environmental...
Rob Baxter likes to ask people if they know what country generates the largest proportion of its electricity with solar power. The answer often surprises them. Standing next to 14...
U.S. endocrinologist Norman Spack treats transgender youths with hormone replacement therapy to "put puberty on hold". He shared what he's learned at TEDxBeaconStreet 2013. For...
The B.C. Liberal government is “hellbent” on discarding environmental protections, according to Spencer Chandra Herbert. Speaking by phone, the NDP environment critic noted the...
Earlier this year, Mercy for Animals Canada sent an undercover investigator to work at Horizon Poultry, a Maple Leaf Foods-owned hatchery in Hanover, Ontario. The nonprofit...

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