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The relentless Terry Fox

Maclean’s archives: Terry Fox is now an icon. Back in 1980, he was just a kid trying to save the world from cancer<p><b>A feature from our archives —</b> …

Smoking Doesn’t Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

Saudi Arabia allows women to stand in local elections

Move has been welcomed as an important step forward in a country where woman are not allowed to drive<p>Saudi Arabia has allowed women to register to stand in local elections on Sunday, in a historic first for the ultra-conservative Muslim kingdom.<p>In a country where women face a host of restrictions …

India's Supreme Court Permits Jains, a Prominent Religious Group, to Fast to Death

James Burke—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images<p>James Burke—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images<p>James Burke—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images<p>James …

Canada Without Poverty’s Leilani Farha thinks we can end homelessness

Sitting across from Leilani Farha at a corner table in Ottawa's Fauna Food + Bar, I am exhausted just hearing about her work. She's executive director of Canada Without Poverty – a think tank and advocacy group geared to the daunting task of alleviating poverty in this country. At the same time, …

11-year-old gives birth in Paraguay after heated fight over right to an abortion

ASUNCION, Paraguay — An 11-year-old Paraguayan girl who had been denied an abortion gave birth on Thursday, the culmination of a case that put a …

Human Rights

New Horizons spacecraft shedding light on mysterious Pluto

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is revealing more mysteries about Pluto the closer it gets to the dwarf planet.<p>Scientists hope some of the information …

Tories to table life in prison without parole, shifting legal landscape

The Conservative government is developing legislation that would mean some murderers will have no hope of release from prison.<p>The new penalty would apply to several categories of those convicted of first-degree murder: killers of police and jail guards, anyone who kills during a sexual assault, …

Why an ad-free, no-cost social network is unsustainable

There's no such thing as a free lunch, just as there's no such thing as a free social network.<p>At this point, most people have accepted that we are able to access social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest free of charge because some of the information we provide these services will be …

Pot and marijuana: Understanding the science

Because their brains are still developing, adolescents may be particularly vulnerable to the negative effects of marijuana.<p>During this crucial period, brain connections are strengthened through myelination – growth of fatty insulation around the neurons – as well as a "pruning" of inefficient …

Courts hindering CSIS's ability to track terror suspects, agency says

Canada's spy service says judicial rulings are causing it to lose track of terrorism suspects and new surveillance powers are urgently needed.<p>On Thursday, Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney announced that the federal government will amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act to restore …

I Liked Everything I Saw on Facebook for Two Days. Here's What It Did to Me

<b>There's this great</b> Andy Warhol quote you've probably seen before: "I think everybody should like everybody." You can buy posters and plates with …

Researchers who provided key evidence for gluten sensitivity have thoroughly shown that it doesn't exist

In one of the best examples of science working, a researcher who provided key evidence of (non-celiac disease) gluten sensitivity recently published …

Stephen Harper is 6th highest paid world leader: study

Does Stephen Harper earn too much money?<p>According to an Investopedia.com study, Stephen Harper is the sixth highest paid political leader in the …

Talking In Your Sleep Show

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Talking In Your Sleep Show - July 29 2014

The truth about bitcoin and its impact on business

The media's insatiable desire to sensationalize stories has resulted in a lot of misinformation around bitcoin. For business owners who aren't properly educated, this misinformation – understandably – leaves them with inaccurate opinions, and the reality of bitcoin is left somewhere behind.<p>Those …

Your Lifestyle Has Already Been Designed (The Real Reason For The Forty-Hour Workweek)

/ Oct 23, 2013<p>Well I’m in the working world again. I’ve found myself a well-paying gig in the engineering industry, and life finally feels like it’s …

Documentaries

Prices Fall As Bitcoin Confronts Doomsday Scenario

Bitcoin prices were down more than 5% to $563 Saturday morning as the cryptocurrency faced its worst crisis of confidence since the fall of Mt. Gox.<p>There is only one way to hack the entire Bitcoin network, which has continued to hum along in the face of numerous Bitcoin business failures. It …

Online Privacy: Supreme Court Says Warrant Needed For Internet Info

OTTAWA — Police need a search warrant to get information from Internet service providers about their subscribers' identities when they are under …

TFWs, Unpaid Interns, Cash Hoarding: Stop Being So Cheap, Corporate Canada Told

OTTAWA - What's plaguing corporate Canada?<p>In recent weeks, Canadian businesses — sitting on historically massive cash reserves — have been under fire …

HIV Cases A Public Health Problem, Not Criminal One: Experts

TORONTO - A group of infectious disease experts is pushing back against Canada's justice system, arguing that non-disclosure of HIV infection to a …

Diapers Made From Jellyfish May Be The Next Big Thing In Green Parenting

<i>This story originally appeared on Mother Nature Network:</i><p>They might sound like they'd be a squishy mess, but researchers promise that diapers made from jellyfish are a cleaner option for both your baby's butt and the environment, reports Discover.<p>The eco-friendly product is being developed by …

Clashes as police evict squatters in Rio de Janeiro

<b>A huge police operation to evict hundreds of families from abandoned buildings in Rio de Janeiro has ended with violent clashes and some injuries.</b><p>More than 1,500 police officers had arrived at dawn to evict nearly 5,000 people from the site, belonging to a telecommunication company.<p>Some families …

Brazil

Surviving the post-employment economy | US & Canada

A lawyer. A computer scientist. A military analyst. A teacher.<p>What do these people have in common? They are trained professionals who cannot find full-time jobs. Since 2008, they have been tenuously employed - working one-year contracts, consulting on the side, hustling to survive. They spent …

What the editors of Queen Victoria's letters left out

A review of ‘Censoring Queen Victoria: How Two Gentlemen Edited a Queen and Created an Icon’ by Yvonne Ward<p><b>Censoring Queen Victoria: How Two</b> …

Tumors

Malaysian military withheld radar data on Flight MH370 as nations searched wrong area, sources say

KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysia’s government has begun investigating civil aviation and military authorities to determine why opportunities to identify and …

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