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Donald Trump, Liberal

Is this your candidate? “Everybody’s gotta be covered… Universal health care. The government’s going to pay for it.” “… single payer, it works in Canada; it works in Scotland.” “I generally oppose gun control, but I support … Continue reading ?

The 24 best universities in the world according to Times Higher Education

English-speaking universities continue to dominate the world, according to a new ranking from the Times Higher Education (THE) supplement released on Thursday. Of the top 24, 16 were American and six were British. Canada and Switzerland...Show More Summary

Canadian university invents bionic hand that lets users "feel" their fingers - CNET

Researches at the Simon Fraser University in Canada have come up with a control system for bionic hands that lets a user "feel" the fingers of the prosthetic limb.

I can’t wait to try this flexible, holographic smartphone

Hardware designers and manufacturers have been dreaming of bringing holographic mobile devices to life for some time now. But it seems like a team of researchers at Queen’s University in Canada might have beaten them all to the punch with the HoloFlex. Show More Summary

Newborn screening for cystic fibrosis

Montreal, May 4th 2016 -- A new study led by a team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and Cystic Fibrosis Canada reinforces the benefits of newborn screening for cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. Show More Summary

Canadian research finds that soy can limit growth of Listeria

Recent research from the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada, has found that soy can limit the growth of some bacteria, such as Listeria and Pseudomonas, and that it does it better than chemical-based agents. “Current synthetic-based,...Show More Summary

Beyond Einstein --"The Epic Detection of Gravitational Waves May Reveal a Totally Different Universe" (Thursday's Most Popular)

Cosmologist Latham Boyle with Canada's Perimeter Institute is excited about the unknowns that gravitational waves could now reveal. He explained there was a span of decades between the discovery of radio waves and their use in astronomy. “For 40 or...

Would You Rather Exercise Intensely For 1 Minute or Moderately For 45?

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If you're constantly stressed about fitting a workout into your daily schedule, we have good news. A study published by McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, just released a report corroborating what exercise scientists have...Show More Summary

Why Federal Leadership on Universal Broadband is a Need, Not a Want

With one week still remaining in the federal telecommunications regulator’s hearing focused on the state of Internet access in Canada, the process has taken a surprising turn that ultimately cries out for leadership from Navdeep Bains,...Show More Summary

The Accreditation Battle Over Canada's First Christian Law School

Richard Moon (University of Windsor), The Accreditation of Trinity Western University's Law Program: There is a debate at the moment about whether the law societies (which regulate the legal profession in the various provinces) must accredit a law program to be offered by Trinity Western University [TWU], a private Evangelical...

Science News: How Monarch Butterflies Fly to Mexico and Back, How Blobs May Become All We Know

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by Ethan Linck A University of Washington mathematician developed a model that offers an explanation for how monarch butterflies know how to fly from Canada to Mexico. Manuel M Almeida/ On the Internal Compass of Monarch...Show More Summary

Canadian Court Rules University Can Shut Down Pro-Life Student’s Group’s Free Speech Rights

Pro-life activists at the University of Victoria in Canada have lost a free-speech battle through British Columbia’s highest court on Monday. The decision was not even close. The Times Colonist reports the British Columbia Court of Appeals unanimously rejected arguments by a pro-life student club that insisted the university consider freedom of expression when restricting […]

More Like Trudon't, Eh?

Oh, Canada. With your dreamy, viral-going prime minister and your universal health care and your [FIND OUT SOMETHING ELSE GOOD ABOUT CANADA BEFORE POSTING], you seemed so chill, so easy to be around, and yet you haven’t even made 4/20 a school holiday yet? Maybe I had you all wrong!

Study indicates polar bears are swimming more as sea ice retreats

A study undertaken by scientists from the University of Alberta and Environment and Climate Change Canada to understand swimming behavior in polar bears is showing an increase in this behavior related to changes in the amount and location of summer sea ice. Show More Summary

Canada’s Cineplex Entertainment app now a Universal Windows App

Canada’s largest motion picture exhibitor Cineplex Entertainment have updated their Windows Phone app to a Universal Windows App for phone and PC. The app lets users access all the important services of their local Cineplex cinema and features: Quickly access movie showtime information for any Cineplex theatre Log in or sign up to Cineplex Connect, your […]

Equal Pay Day: Latest AAUW Study Shows Wage Gap Is As Bad As We Thought – But The Race Gap Is Even Worse

It’s Equal Pay Day today in Ontario, Canada, following on America’s Equal Pay Day on Tuesday, April 12, and the American Association of University Women (AAUW) has released their Spring 2016 statistics on the gender pay gap – and they’re not looking good. Show More Summary

Why Universal, Affordable Internet Access is a Job for Everyone

The future of Internet access in Canada takes centre stage this week at a major hearing focused on whether it’s time to update the rules associated with universal access to communications services. Canada has long had regulations inShow More Summary

Craig on the Failure To Interpret and Apply Canada’s Rape Shield Provision Properly

Craig on the Failure To Interpret and Apply Canada’s Rape Shield Provision Properly Elaine Craig, Dalhousie University School of Law, is publishing Section 276 Misconstrued: The Failure to Properly Interpret and Apply Canada’s Rape Shield Provisions in the Canadian Bar Review. Show More Summary

Fearing His Return to Malaysia, a Gay Atheist Student Has Been Granted Refugee Status in Canada

Canada needs to stop making the rest of the world look bad. It's embarrassing.Hazim Ismail is a student at the University of Winnipeg who was planning on returning to his home country of Malaysia once he graduated. The problem is that he's gay and an atheist... Show More Summary

Household food insecurity at record high in the North: University of Toronto researchers

Despite anti-poverty efforts, hunger in Canada has not decreased - and it has now reached epidemic levels in Nunavut, where almost half of households suffer from food insecurity, according to a new study by University of Toronto researchers. One...Show More Summary

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