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Graham Thomson: Alberta NDP crosses its fingers and hopes for the best

The news release arrived Friday morning with a breathless headline: “Alberta is leading on climate change and creating jobs with solar power.”<p>And …

Alberta to invest US$3.58 million for clean energy jobs

<b>LONDON</b>: The Canadian province of Alberta, which joined The Climate Group’s States & Regions Alliance during COP21 last December, has announced it …

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Premier Brad Wall Pitches Plan To Stimulate Oil And Gas Sector To Trudeau

REGINA — Saskatchewan wants the federal government to bankroll a program that would see oil and gas workers who have lost their jobs clean up …

What is a supermoon lunar eclipse?

On September 27, the moon will enter a phase called the supermoon lunar eclipse - find out what it means with this animation<p>Nasa has released a video to explain an upcoming cosmic display that has only happened four times in the last century.<p>On September 27 2015 the moon will enter a phase called …

First seed withdrawal from 'doomsday' vault prompted by Syrian civil war

Scientists are preparing to make the first ever withdrawal from the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, a seed bank built in an abandoned Arctic coal mine that's designed to preserve crops and plants in the event of global disaster. The civil war in Syria has prompted the withdrawal, with researchers in …

Does Coffee Give You A Different Buzz Than Tea?

Short answer: Yes, in subtle ways<p>Eighty-nine percent of American adults regularly consume caffeine, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Two-thirds get it from coffee, one-sixth from tea, and the rest from soft drinks. People tend to assume caffeine is the only stimulant in …

Clinton’s Keystone opposition puts Liberal, Conservative plans in question

The signature Keystone XL pipeline project, backed by two of Canada's major federal party leaders, now has a new foe: the woman who stands a reasonable chance of winning the White House.<p>Hillary Clinton, who polls suggest is the leading contender for the Democratic Party presidential nomination, …

Laws of Silence - Photographs and text by Jennifer McClure | LensCulture

<i>Jennifer McClure is one of the 50 best emerging photographers for 2015, as voted by the eight-member international jury for the LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards 2015. Here is her winning entry and artist’s statement. View her profile to learn more about her and to see more of her great work.</i><p><i>When</i> …

These 7 Butter Hacks Will Make Your Life Infinitely Better

YAS.<p>Butter is one of the greatest ingredients found in the kitchen. It makes toast into something we'd happily eat for breakfast. It gives cookies their delicious flavor. It does wonders to chicken. All around, it's amazing -- which is why you need butter hacks.<p>Because a life without butter -- for …

The lowdown on real estate tech mergers and acquisitions

Chris Gough is a director at GCA Savvian with a focus on mergers and acquisitions. He has more than 11 years of technology mergers and acquisition …

Five surprising things super successful people do

What separates the super successful from everyone else? There are well-known factors such as work ethic, passion, intelligence and grit. But there are also less obvious habits that allow certain individuals to separate themselves from the pack and become truly great at what they do.<p>Below are five …

17 Stylish DIYs That Will Help You Finally Feel Organized

Not an overstatement.<p>If you're struggling with storage space, organization, or just <i>need</i> a way to stop losing your keys once and for all, salvation is near. These DIY decor hacks will make your life so much easier, you'll wonder how you lived without them for so long. They're cheap, easy, and will …

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The Simple Trick That Can Boost Your Confidence Immediately

Smile, don't slouch. And don't cross your arms. Your parents probably taught you to use certain body language to appear friendly and polite.<p>But new research shows that your body language does much more than change the way other people see you -- it can change how you see yourself. Psychologists …

Panic time: As oil goes, so does Canada’s economy

Feel free to panic about oil.<p>Okay, on a day when the stock market sell-off teetered on the edge of a soul-crushing rout (before bouncing back to merely awful), this might seem like I'm sounding the alarm bell about the wrong market. But it's not like we've never seen an October stock market slump …

Malala Yousafzai Is the Youngest-Ever Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize

<b>Malala Yousafzai</b> won the Nobel Peace Prize today. Yousafzai is the seventeen-year-old girl from Pakistan who, almost two years ago exactly, when she was fifteen, was shot in the head by the Taliban while riding a bus to school. Yousafzai recounted the events in a book she published last year, at …

The World's 18 Best Food Cities, Ranked

We spend a lot of time, here at Thrillist, trying to figure out the best things to eat.<p>We spend a lot of time, here at Thrillist, trying to figure out the best things to eat. And we also spend a lot of time arguing about the places we'd want to live all over the world. So, we decided to take those …

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35 Magnum Photographers Give Their Advice to Aspiring Photographers

Hi<p>Bill Reeves, a passionate photographer who is fortunate enough to have Magnum photographers Eli Reed and Paolo Pellegrin as his mentors, told me …

How to Make Turkish Delight

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Turkish delight doesn't have to be chalky and neon-colored. Sophia Real from Real Simple Food makes candy that tastes like it came straight from</i> …

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Russian forces seize two Ukrainian bases in Crimea

SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine/MOSCOW (Reuters) - The United States warned Moscow it was on a “dark path” to isolation on Wednesday as Russian troops seized two Ukrainian naval bases, including a headquarters in the Crimean port of Sevastopol where they raised their flag.<p>Armed men, believed to be Russian …

How BlackBerry blew it: The inside story

<i>This investigative report reveals that:</i><p><i>Shortly after the release of the first iPhone, Verizon asked BlackBerry to create a touchscreen “iPhone killer.” But the result was a flop, so Verizon turned to Motorola and Google instead.</i>• <i><br>In 2012, one-time co-CEO Jim Balsillie quit the board and cut all ties</i> …

Environmental groups file suit over use of water for fracking

A pair of environmental groups allege the B.C. government is skirting its own laws by allowing energy firms to spend years using large quantities of fresh water for natural-gas extraction without having to go through the rigorous process of applying for long-term water licences.<p>The lawsuit …

Millennials take mortgages very seriously

At 22 years of age, Victor Godinho has become a homeowner. He purchased a two-bedroom, 750-square-foot unit at Ten88, a new townhouse condominium under construction in Toronto.<p>While others his age were spending their disposable income on nights out on the town or at the mall, Mr. Godinho was …

When consumer choice is a bad thing

If you want a good example of an organization messing up its service, ask your bank to tell you about its credit cards.<p>There's more choice than anyone could need, including the poor customer service representative who has to explain the benefits of each; and bank officials who mistakenly believe …

Three factors that foster entrepreneurial thinking

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>"When you come to a fork in the road, take it." – <i>Yogi Berra, a</i> …

BlackBerry lays off 120 employees in Waterloo as part of cost cuts

BlackBerry Ltd. has laid off 120 employees in its product development and wireless technology divisions, the company said Monday.<p>The cuts – part of plans announced last year to lower expenses partly through work force reductions – were centred at its headquarters in Waterloo.<p>"BlackBerry is working …

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Warren Buffett's real estate franchise brand now in 33 states

Warren Buffett’s real estate franchise brand, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, has grown to a network of 26,000 agents and 700 offices in 33 states …

Most Gen X, Gen Y buyers are searching for homes -- but not agents -- on mobile devices

Most “Gen X” and “Gen Y” homebuyers are using mobile devices when they search for homes, but when it comes to choosing an agent, buyers of all ages …