Pipeline safety far from ironclad

Updated on July 24, 2015 - The finger pointing has started as the Alberta Energy Regulator investigates yet another pipeline failure at the Alberta Oil Sands

Our newest neighbour

Updated on July 24, 2015 - The recent discovery of a so-called infant galaxy that is farther from Earth than any previously discovered raises a whole hatful...

Misplaced memorials

Updated on July 22, 2015 - “If you build it, he will come.” The voices tell Roy Kinsala in the classic movie Field of Dreams. 

Be a responsible dog owner

Updated on July 10, 2015 - Despite new legislation that puts more bite into regulations under the Animal Protection Act in Nova Scotia, it seems some pet...

A tale of three voting systems

Updated on July 24, 2015 - In mid-July, Nova Scotia Premier, Stephen McNeil mused about introducing a new voting system to Nova Scotia. Electoral reform...


One for the road

Updated on July 22, 2015 - I stopped to fish for trout on a bypass road just outside St. John’s at a stream hopefully named the Big River. It’s a stream...

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