As a Scientific American article notes, warmer temperatures in winter 2006 prevented Lake Erie from freezing for the first time in history, which “led to increased snowfalls because more evaporating water from the lake was available for precipitation”.
Within a couple of years, there could be excess capacity at Westshore Terminals at Roberts Bank—especially if Teck decides to move more of its metallurgical coal through Neptune Terminals on the North Shore.
The release of a biopic of a Hindu chauvinist leader in India—and its promotion by the Bollywood film industry—only shows the growing acceptance of a Hindu theocracy in a country otherwise known as the world’s largest secular democracy.
The Georgia Straight: A 50th Anniversary Celebration Book
This beautifully produced coffee-table book brings together over 100 of Georgia Straight's iconic covers, along with short essays, insider details and contributor reflections, putting each of these issues of the publication into its historical context.