Ottawa fails to find new buyer for Trans Mountain pipeline by deadline The federal government is set to become the official owner of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion after failing to quickly flip the project to another private-sector buyer. Pipeline owner Kinder Morgan had been working with the government to identify another buyer before July […]
Vancouver makes room for more people, charities get political, and more…
Scraps are back after a while, read on
Where we wade into the “new” controversy on genetics and race, and talk about e-cigarettes, food and more
Canadian media is still hung up in the 1980s on Sikhs, is facebook really to blame for polarization, and more!
Convergent evolution, cat mass spectrometers, love jihad and more!
Grizzly overpasses, alt-right scariness and more
This shall become a weekly thing again, I decree it so. Universal Family Care As millennials have kids and Baby Boomers live longer, we need to create a new, integrated, flexible way of caring that reflects the financial and cultural realities of 21st century families. Our families deserve the care we need to live full […]
In which you get a sneak peak at my numbered rant system
Songbirds and twitter, insects, google and more.
Two weeks worth of scraps, whales, weinstein and more…
All the charismatic mega(and not so mega)fauna news
Google , car accidents, climate change and more
The octopus story, and more…
Spicy food, terrible Indian government decisions and more
Birding, Margaret Atwood, so much to look forward to on Spec-Fi TV, and justice
White Supremacy, the partition, and more
The India-Pakistan partition, evo-psych douchebags and more
Tolkien, Dunkirk, Confederate and more make for a pop-culture heavy scrap pile this week.
Trout, mental health, the role of luck and agency and much more!
Rising from the ashes, a Buffalo suburb ends its dependence on coal First in a series on communities overcoming obstacles to become cleaner and greener. Sixteen months ago, the coal-fired Huntley Generating Station, which sits on the banks of the Niagara River, stopped producing power for first time since World War I. A somewhat positive […]
Margaret Atwood and Junot Diaz, and a whole bunch of disturbing links :(
What I found interesting last week
Economics, Sci Fi feminist dystopia, Canada 150 and more, my pocket scraps for the week.