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Radio Canada International - Cybermagazine

Saturday July 12 2014 edition 


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Your hosts once again for this edition are Lynn Desjardins and Marc Montgomery

On this edition Lynn starts us off.

An aerial view of the unusual flooding in Canada’s western province of Saskatchewan on July 6, 2014 is shown ...



York University's new video series tells the story of WWI

In another effort to mark the centennial of the First World War, a Canadian university has created a series of short analyses of various aspects of those horrific and world changing years.   They’ve also been made available to everyone through YouTube

William Wicken is professor of history at York University in Toronto, and one of the co-ordinators of the ...


Warming will change wetlands, release CO2: study

An innovative experiment indicates climate change will dramatically change the plants that dominate Canada’s vast northern wetlands, and that may cause a massive release of carbon dioxide, possibly increasing the effects of climate change. Scientists have predicted this before, but researchers from Western University in Ontario have used a different method and come to the same conclusion.


Garde-à-vous! Canada's French regiment to guard Buckingham Palace

Some seventy Canadian soldiers are leaving the country today for a very special duty in London, England.

Members of the Ceremonial Guard and dignitaries of the Royal 22e Régiment to stand guard at Buckingham Palace, St. James’ Palace and the Tower of London on 14, 16 and 18th of July.


Baseball is flowering in Ottawa

Ask any baseball fan and he will provide you with a full supply of adjectives to describe the game--from enthralling to exasperating, from beautiful to ugly, from intense to absurd, from serious to funny. It all depends when you ask the question.

And while the game may be most associated with our neighbours to the south, baseball has long ...




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