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Part 2: How Science Stopped At The Top Of The World

The Huffington Post Canada | Melissa Mancini | Posted 05.02.2013 | Canada Politics

Thumbtacked to a corkboard in professor Tom Duck’s Halifax office are laminated photos of a bright red building with small square windows. It doe...

The Latest Proof of Global Warming? Adios Summer Sea Ice

Andrew Weaver | Posted 11.08.2012 | Canada Politics
Andrew Weaver

During this past week Arctic sea ice retreated to all-time lows, shattering the previous record set in 2007 by an area roughly the size of (ironically) Alberta. This past week, the much-anticipated new and improved federal regulations on greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired electricity plants leaked out. To no one's surprise, they are significantly weakened from what we had been told to expect.

Shuttering Canada's Loneliest Post

CBC | Posted 04.29.2012 | Canada Politics

Canada's northernmost research laboratory is shutting down due to lack of funding. The Polar Environment Atmospheric Research...