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Chasing Net-Zero Through Location and Innovation

David Dodge | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Impact
David Dodge

Building a net-zero home is an intricate dance between design, technology and location. But if you build a net-zero home in the wilds, far from your work, school and entertainment, with no infrastructure and an hour-long commute how sustainable is it?

Kim Kardashian Turns Heads In Plunging Gown

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Style

Runway models are gorgeous but Kim Kardashian at Paris Fashion Week? Well, she's just not of this Earth (in a good way, natch). The newlywed turned...

Why Are There No Black Men on Argentina's Roster?

Rachel Décoste | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada
Rachel Décoste

There are no black players on Argentina's roster. Actually, there are hardly any black people left in Argentina period. In colonial times, the proportion of Africans hovered around 50 per cent in half of Argentina's provinces. General José de San Martín, the revolutionary who lead the charge to gain independence from Spanish rule, estimated that there were 400,000 Afro-Argentines who could be recruited to his armies. Black men made up 65 per cent of his troops.

This Sad Looking Cat Will Be Forever Sad

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Living

Pictures of sad animals are always heartbreaking, but this permanently, or should we say purrmanently sad cat is just killing us — even though she's...

B.C. Regulator Should Review Site C: Mayor

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - With a provincial decision on BC Hydro's proposed Site C hydroelectric dam expected in September, the mayor of Hudson's Hope appealed to t...

No, Your Sunscreen Is Not Giving You Cancer

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada Living

There are times when the Internet is awesome, like when it brings you videos of tiny hedgehog birthday parties or is part of a revolution to change be...

Argentine Takes Nasty Boot To The Head, Keeps Playing

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada

Anyone who thinks the World Cup is for weaklings need look no further than Argentina's Ezequiel Garay. The defender took a nasty blow to the head f...

Drunk Dad's Pigeon Shooting Game Leads To Standoff

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A drunken game of shooting pigeons turned into a standoff with B.C. police on Tuesday evening. A 40-year-old man and two others were drinking and s...

Enbridge Unswayed By Supreme Court Ruling

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

CALGARY - The Supreme Court of Canada's recent ruling on aboriginal title has not swayed Enbridge Inc.'s outlook for its controversial Northern Gatewa...

A Little Gosling On The Way?

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada TV

According to various sources in the entertainment world, including US Weekly and RadarOnline, actress Eva Mendes and her long-time boyfriend Ryan Gosl...

Are We Closer To Finding A Cure For Alzheimer's?

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Living

British scientists on Monday announced a major step forward in developing a blood test that could predict the onset of Alzheimer's, potentially helpin...

B.C. Wildfire Quadruples In Size

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

TUMBLER RIDGE, B.C. - A forest fire in northeastern B.C. has more than quadrupled in size in 24 hours and threatens to singe Alberta's boundary.Inform...

What You Should Know About Buying Weed In Washington

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

You can now buy legal recreational pot in Vancouver. Vancouver, Wash., that is. This week, 24 businesses in Washington state were issued retail ...

Statement-Making Beach Bags

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada Style

The beach bag is having its moment and we couldn’t be happier about this! During the summer, we sometimes forget that our swimwear deserves to re...

Grim End For 2 Boys, Father

CBC | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada

The three bodies found in a burnt car near Barrie, Ont., last week are those of a Mississauga father and his two sons. Samuel Masih and his two son...

Affair Rumours Are 'B.S.': Vancouver Mayor

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson spoke publicly for the first time about his alleged "philandering," and told reporters that no "third party" was invo...

Tossing And Turning All Night? This Could Be Bad News

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Living

In a first of its kind study, researchers at Tel Aviv University's School of Psychological Sciences established a causal link between interrupted slee...

The Best (And Worst) Fake Meat And Dairy Products For Vegans/Vegetarians

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada Living

If you're a lifelong vegan/vegetarian or the kind of person who is trying to cut back on their meat or dairy consumption, it's getting easier to track...

Garland Could Be Released Friday

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Calgary police expanded their search for a missing boy and his grandparents to a garbage dump Wednesday, as the man they consider a person o...

Singing Now Banned On Winnipeg Buses

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Living

WINNIPEG - If you are in Winnipeg you better keep your singing to the shower.The city has passed a bylaw that calls for a $100 fine if you sing on a W...

Jessica Alba's Revealing Swimsuit

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.17.2014 | Canada Style

Finally, photos of Jessica Alba's sexy British GQ spread are out! The "Sin City 2" actress, who covers the magazine's August 2014 issue, rocks a se...

Science Just Found Out You Can Be Good At Both Reading AND Math

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Living

A common set of genes play a role in learning to read and do math, with tiny variants influencing a child's skills in these tasks, according to a stud...

DC Entertainment Reverses Decision, Will Allow Superman Logo On Jeffrey Baldwin's Statue

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Impact

In a decision being applauded across the world, DC Entertainment has reversed its statement that it will not allow the Superman logo to appear on a st...

Kate Upton Wears The Perfect Summer Outfit

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Style

When Kate Upton gets it right, she really gets it right. The Sports Illustrated swimsuit bombshell attended an Express x Kate Upton event on Tuesda...

Bombshell Report On Ford's Rehab Stint Sparks Debate

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Politics

A bombshell report about Rob Ford's stay in a rehab is sparking debate about how much citizens are entitled to know about the private lives — and pr...