Sunday, December 22, 2013

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Sunday December 22 2013 edition

COLUMNS

ARTS- Book:Non-fiction: Marc Dauphin- Combat Doctor

On this edition of our spotlight on arts, culture, and lifestyle, an eye-opening look at the lifesaving work of medical staff during the war in Afghanistan.

Dr.Marc Dauphin shortly after dealing with new cases. In the background, staff are ...

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Land purchase to enable grizzly bear sex

A threatened population of grizzly bears in the Selkirk Mountains of western Canada may have an easier time hooking up with other grizzlies in the Purcell Mountains now that a conservation group has purchased some land there.

It’s important for ...

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Politics Today - December 22, 2013

On this edition of Politics Today RCI's Wojtek Gwiazda reports on the emergency House of Commons meeting called to deal with the massive mail delivery cuts planned by Canada's postal service, Canada Post.

He also reviews a unanimous decision by the Supreme Court of Canada which struck down three provisions of the Criminal Code that affect the right ...

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YOUR CHOICES

Canada participates in the physics "breakthrough of the year"

An international scientific research centre in the Antarctic has just been named as Breakthrough of the Year, by the British magazine Physics World.

Canada is among the countries involved with the neutrino hunting project known as “IceCube”

Ken Clark PhD, at the University of Toronto is among the Canadians studying the data. He is an assistant professor of ...

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A prescient request from the past in the high Arctic

It was a voice from the past, in one of the most remote areas on earth.


Red ballon indicates Ward Hunt Island, closest Canadian land to the north pole ©  RCI-google

 In 1959, a young geologist from Ohio ...

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Incandescent lightbulbs to be phased out in Canada

Almost seven years after an announcement made with much fanfare, incandescent bulbs will be phased out in Canada starting January 1.2014.

Starting in the new year 75 and 100 watt bulbs will be eliminated from store shelves, with 40 and 60 watt incandescents to follow at the end of the year.

The idea was that allegedly “inefficient” incandescents ...

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