Mar 6, 2012

Lack of science and consultation on Bill C-10

Sonya Nigam
Quebec's objection to Bill C-10 is based on a lack of science to support the bill's changes to the youth justice system and on social and cultural values about how young offenders should be treated.
Feb 22, 2012

Documents strike at heart of denial machine

David Suzuki
The Heartland Institute cheered the hack and release of emails from climate scientists; it's not so pleased now that the tables have been turned.

SEEDS: a play by Annabel Soutar, directed by Chris Abraham

Feb 19, 2012 to Mar 10, 2012
Young Centre for the Performing Arts
55 Mill Street, Building 49
M5A 3C4 Toronto , ON
43° 39' 2.5848" N, 79° 21' 28.89" W
Ontario CA
SEEDS is arresting documentary theatre chronicling the four-year legal battle between Saskatchewan farmer Percy Schmeiser (Eric Peterson) and biotech giant Monsanto Inc.
Feb 3, 2012

David Suzuki on the benefits of science literacy

David Suzuki
Many people don't understand how science works -- its limitations as well as its benefits. This has led to confusion over issues that could have a profound effect on society.
Dec 19, 2011
Needs No Introduction

Women in science and engineering

Needs No Introduction
An interview with Annemieke Farenhorst, the University of Manitoba professor who has just been named the NSERC Chair for Women in Science and Engineering (prairie region).
Nov 9, 2011

Canada Food Guide in need of an overhaul

The United States recently brought out a new guide for its citizens called the Food Plate. Bill Jeffery says it's more intuitive and healthier than what we have in Canada.


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