Now that the weather is warming up again and the wimpier of us can cycle again, it's also time to remember that cycling can be dangerous in a city where the car is king.
The expansion of bike lanes are often...
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PORT CLEMENTS, B.C. (CP) - The Haida Nation has set up a number of blockades around the Queen Charlotte Islands to protest the transfer of Weyerhaeuser's tree-farm licence to Brascan, complaining they weren't properly consulted by the B.C. government.
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It's cherry blossom season in Vancouver. Everyone in the city knows what the beautiful weather is like and how flowers are blooming everywhere, but people in the rest of the country are still suffering under snow...
THE HOLY Grail of researchers in the
field of solar photovoltaic (SPV) electricity is to generate it at a
lower cost than that of grid electricity. The goal now seems to be
within reach. A Palo Alto (California...
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According to New York Daily News, Starbucks is making changes to its menu. The coffee giant got 12 percent of its $4 billion in sales through food last year, mostly with cold items like cookies, muffins and...
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Mainichi Daily News reports that a liquid that was poured on the seat of a Tokyo subway train,
leaving a woman who sat on it with chemical burns and halting train
services, has been identified as an undiluted solution of cresol soap,
police investigators said.
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