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More Than 100 Scientists Call for a Halt to Tar Sands Oil Expansion
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, halt, tar sands, oil expansion, Climate Action, canada )

Lone
- 20 days ago - takepart.com
Canada's push to increase tar sands production will worsen the impacts of climate change, say scientists.
Israel-Canada Relations Get a Tech Boost
Science & Tech  (tags: Canada, Israel, research & development )

David
- 49 days ago - timesofisrael.com
A new R&D program will connect Israeli companies with matches in Ontario.
.Canadian Commuters Could Skate to Work on Seven Mile Freezeway
Science & Tech  (tags: freezeway, skate to work, canada, interesting, humans, environment )

Save Anim
- 124 days ago - msn.com
Canadian commuters in the city of Edmonton may soon be able ice-skate to work as new plans for a seven-mile (11km) Freezeway comes under consideration by city planners.
Epigenome, a Second Genetic Code, Mapped By Scientists
Science & Tech  (tags: epigenome. genome, mapping, Roadmap Epigenomics Program, Journal Nature, GeneticEngineering, scientists, Croatia, Canada, US, discovery )

Lynn
- 132 days ago - cbc.ca
Scientists for the first time have mapped out the molecular "switches" that can turn on or silence individual genes in the DNA in more than 100 types of human cells, an accomplishment that reveals the complexity of genetic information ...
Site Shows How the NSA Is Collecting Information on Canadians
Science & Tech  (tags: Canada, NSA, NSA spying, Canadian data, Edward Snowden, IXmaps, world Internet traffic, personal data )

Judy
- 146 days ago - thestar.com
Edward Snowden's revelations about NSA spying helped the creators of IXmaps understand how Canadian data is snooped on.
From Lego-Style Buildings To Mega Hotels, Legendary Israeli Architect Moshe Safdie Still Stuns The World
Science & Tech  (tags: Safdie, architecture, Canada, Israeli Singapore )

David
- 148 days ago - nocamels.com
Israeli-Canadian architect Moshe Safdie breathtaking architectural projects from the famous Habitat 67 in Montreal to the new Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore. Designed some of the most stunning buildings in Israel including Davids Citadel Hotel
700-Yo Virus From Ancient Caribou Poop Revived, Infects Living Plant
Science & Tech  (tags: Biology, Canada, Ecology, Global warming, Health, Law, Russia, SciTech, Social networks, USA )

Ray
- 244 days ago - rt.com
Scientists have successfully revived a 700-year-old virus that was frozen within ancient caribou feces, using it to infect a modern-day plant. The development raises the possibility that global warming could resurrect other infectious viruses.
DNA Analysis Used To Trap Tree Thieves
Science & Tech  (tags: Canada, British Columbia, DNA, trees, unauthorized loggers, old growth, thieves )

Dandelion
- 274 days ago - science.gc.ca
Timber is taken illegally from Crown land, private land and ecological reserves. Catching these unauthorized loggers red-handed as they harvest old-growth timber would be ideal and DNA can lead to convictions which will help to stop this from happening.
Harper's New Climate PR Campaign Is Downright Orwellian
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, research, climate change, Harper, Canada, tar sands, oil sands, Alberta, energy, muzzling, world, business )

Michael
- 276 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
Facing criticism in the lead up to the U.N. Climate Summit, which prime minister Stephen Harper did not attend, the Harper Government released a new public outreach campaign through Environment Canada, praising the country's action on climate change.
Fabled Franklin Arctic Ship Found
Science & Tech  (tags: British explorer, Ship, Arctic, Discovery, Canada )

Ray
- 294 days ago - bbc.co.uk
One of two British explorer ships that disappeared in the Arctic more than 160 years ago is found, Canada's PM says
Why Science Literacy Matters
Science & Tech  (tags: research, scientists, science, investigation, discovery, Canada, pipelines, tar sands, energy )

Michael
- 303 days ago - cbc.ca
Let's let science be a voice of reason, not to stop progress, but to proceed in a sustainable way that is good for this incredibly beautiful and interconnected system that we live in.
Walking Bichir Fish May Reveal How Vertebrates Moved Onto Land
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, discovery, research, science, scientists, Canada, walkin bichir fish, fish, vertebrates )

Lone
- 306 days ago - news.ca.msn.com
A Canadian scientist has found a way to raise fish to "walk" confidently with their heads held high -- by forcing them out of the water at a young age.
First Nation Tribe Discovers Grizzly Bear "Highway" in Its Backyard
Science & Tech  (tags: Grizzly bears, salmon, canada, animals, discovery, environment, research, science, society )

Lone
- 343 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
A new study reveals that more grizzlies live among Canada's Heiltsuk people than they suspected.
Stephen Harper's Blatant Hypocrisy on Science
Science & Tech  (tags: muzzling, census, vaccination, research, Canada, Harper, technology, science, investigation, politics, Conservatives, climate, scientists )

Michael
- 386 days ago - thestar.com
In a CBC interview, Stephen Harper chided Canadians for not listening to scientific evidence, but he has been doing that for years.
Canadian Meteorologists Barred From Talking About Climate Change
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, scientists, Harper, Canada, muzzling, climate, climate science )

Michael
- 387 days ago - grist.org
In the U.S., President Obama recently invited meteorologists to the White House to talk about climate change. In Canada, federal government meteorologists are banned from talking about climate change.
 

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