Tuesday, March 31, 2015
It's a bird ... It's a plane ... It's an Amazon drone carrying a package weighing less than 55 lbs.
Friday, November 21, 2014
How media narratives have irreversible effects, a prominent journalist describes his editorial regret regarding the Bill Cosby rape allegations, and a conversation with George Takei.
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
In his new solo project, Arcade Fire's multi-instrumentalist says he wanted his classical compositions to sound as human as possible.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has been diagnosed with cancer — so his brother is taking his place on the ballot
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has dropped out of the mayoral race after being diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. But that doesn't mean that there won't be a Ford on the ballot.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
For separatists in Quebec, a couple of failed tries at an independence referendum have led to what some there call "neverendum." The Scottish independence movement learned a few key lessons from Canada's experience. And now Quebec separatists might learn from Scotland if the "Yes" campaign wins on Thursday.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
British explorer John Franklin departed England in 1845 to explore the Arctic — but he never returned. Now one of the two lost Franklin expedition ships has been found by the Royal Canadian Geological Society.
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
A Canadian doctor wants to record everything that happens when a patient goes under the knife.He says that an operating room 'black box' would save lives.
Friday, August 29, 2014
Canada and Russia tangled on Twitter this week, each posting maps designed to tweak the other country's stance over Russian actions in Ukraine. But while the exchange was funny and popular online, it also showed how governments communicate in the social media era.
Friday, August 29, 2014
The lobster roll is a summertime favorite in New England. Fresh lobster, a little mayo, some dill and a splash of lemon juice. All mixed together, and then slapped on a hot dog bun. But up north in New Brunswick, you can find some delicious Canadian variations on the lobster roll. Leave it to Chicago-based food writer Steve Dolinsky to try them all.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
As mom and apple pie are to America, so are Gordie Howe and Tim Hortons to Canada. But after being sold to Burger King, some Canadians are concerned the American company will bring unwelcome changes to the nation's favorite cup of joe.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Canada's rising tennis star Eugenie Bouchard is looking for her first Grand Slam win.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Hear the Award-winning Canadian singer and songwriter plays selections from her latest album of "polylingual pop."