Royal Society of Canada

What Does "More Research Needed" Mean When it Comes to Wireless Devices?

Michael Kruse | Posted 06.04.2014 | Canada Business
Michael Kruse

This week, the Royal Society of Canada released a report by their Expert Panel on Safety Code 6. Safety Code 6 is the Health Canada standard that sets recommended exposure limits for radio-frequencies. "More research is needed" is a misunderstood phrase in the public form and needs some discussion, as does the findings of the RSC's new report.

Tories Put Pipeline Ahead of Phytoplankton

David Suzuki | Posted 04.11.2012 | Canada
David Suzuki

Half the world's oxygen is produced in the oceans yet the federal government recently rejected millions of dollars in funding for a collaborative effort to establish a marine spatial plan and network of protected areas in Canada's Pacific North Coast waters. Why? Because it might restrict oil tanker traffic.

Ottawa Failing Oceans In A Big Way: Experts

CBC | Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada Politics

An expert panel investigating the state of Canadian marine biodiversity has accused the government of failing to protect the country's oceans, leaving...

Expert Panel Urges Legalization Of Assisted Suicide In Canada

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2012 | Canada

OTTAWA - A long-awaited experts' report on how Canada and Canadian families handle the end of life calls on the federal government to decriminalize eu...

Fact Check: Darryl Hannah's Claims About The Oil Sands

CBC | Posted 11.02.2011 | Canada Business

Actress and activist Darryl Hannah was arrested this week in Washington D.C during a protest against extending TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline, whi...