Decline in science becoming ‘disastrous,’profs say
Government action has severely degraded science in Canada and the role it should play in devising public policy, and that is bad for democracy, say three professors at the University of Waterloo, in Ontario.
Government scientists are no longer allowed to speak freely to the press or to the public and funding for scientific research has been drastically ...
This week, pull up a chair and pour yourself a cool refreshing beer.
To do it right, and to learn more about this wonderful ages old invention Canadian Mirella Amato has all the tips. She should, she is Canada's only "master certified cicerone" the beer equivalent of a top wine sommelier.
Canadian parents often complain they have a hard time getting their babies to sleep and to sleep right through the night. This can disrupt parents' lives and make them quite miserable. Adults rarely live with their own parents or extended families, and may lack the advice of more experienced family members.
Government's choice of new helicopter lacks key safety requirement
The Canadian government has agreed to accept new helicopters to replace Canada's 50-year-old fleet of Sea Kings even though they don't meet a key requirement recommended for marine helicopters by Canada's air safety investigator, according to a report from CBC News on Monday (June 23).
Last Wednesday the government had finally signed a renegotiated contract with helicopter-maker Sikorsky for ...
In a shocking verdict, an Egyptian court found three Al-Jazeera journalists, including Canadian-Egyptian Mohamed Fahmy, guilty on terrorism-related charges. There was little or no evidence against them and court spectators had expected them to be feed.
Instead they were sentenced to seven years in prison each. They have already been detained for five months, accused of aiding the Muslim ...