John Nagy

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Kitimat LNG plant picks Chiyoda-led group for engineering

LNG Canada has chosen a consortium lead by Japan’s Chiyoda Corp. to do preliminary engineering for its $10-billion natural gas liquefaction terminal …

Eerie new underwater footage shows historic Arctic shipwreck — the northernmost known — in fresh detail

Dr. Joe MacInnis understands it was a long time ago and people forget, or else new people get born and grow up without necessarily learning their …

Earth-sized planet found in star's habitable zone

For the first time, an Earth-sized planet has been found in the habitable zone of a star — the right distance away to host liquid water and possibly …

The Great Lakes Are Still Almost Half Frozen, And It Could Affect The Environment For Years

Though more than a month has passed since ice coverage on the Great Lakes reached a near-record high, the amount of ice that still remains could have a big impact on the environment in the months -- and years -- ahead.<p>As of Wednesday, 37.1 percent of the lakes remain covered in ice. While that's …

The robot is ready - so when will deep sea mining start?

NEWCASTLE, England/LONDON (Reuters) - The world’s first deep sea mining robot sits idle on a British factory floor, waiting to claw up high grade copper and gold from the seabed off Papua New Guinea (PNG) - when a wrangle over terms is solved.<p>Employees of Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) work on a …

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Why the future of health care may depend on tearing down the hospital

Adel Doss has seen the inside of a hospital too many times to count.<p>The 54-year-old Toronto resident, who has Type 1 diabetes and multiple sclerosis, fell in his home last fall, leaving him with two broken arms and so frail he had to be hospitalized.<p>Mr. Doss spent a month recuperating at Toronto's …

March 2013

The Civil War In Color

Source: The Daily Mail<p>The American Civil War took place between 1861 and 1865 after rifts between the slave-owning, anti-federalist South and the and …

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Stuntmen from old movies

Layoffs coming at U.S. Steel

U.S. Steel is preparing to lay off 175 non-union workers between its Hamilton and Lake Erie operations.<p>Mike McQuade, the new president and general …

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Stranded ships on Great Lakes create icebreaking logjam

Several freighters are stuck in ice on the Great Lakes.<p>The list of frozen freighters in just the Lake St. Clair and Detroit River region stands at …

'New in Town' | Unscripted | Renee Zellweger, Harry Connick Jr.

Sweet Georgia Brown - Benny Goodman 1980

Gene Krupa & Buddy Rich Famous Drum Battle

The Oilsands Really Do Look Like Hiroshima (PHOTOS)

Neil Young's comparison of Fort McMurray and the oilsands to Hiroshima has stirred up plenty of criticism. But is it accurate?<p>Judge for yourself.<p>Max …

Frozen Niagara Falls In Black And White Is A Look Into The Pretty Past (PHOTOS)

The winter chill might have most travellers thinking twice about venturing outside to visit Niagara Falls, but it wasn't always like that.<p>If …

The vision of an Inuvik-to-Tuktoyaktuk gravel highway

PM visits the crew building a new road that will cut shipping costs to Tuk for essentials such as groceries by about $1.5-million a year

Yukon Casino mine 'large in all aspects'

Western Copper and Gold has submitted the largest proposal ever to the Yukon Environment and Socio-economic Assessment Board.<p>Documents for the …

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Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least eight dead

NEW YORK/MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - A deadly blast of arctic air shattered decades-old temperature records as it enveloped the eastern United States on Tuesday, snarling air, road and rail travel, driving energy prices higher and overwhelming shelters for homeless people.<p>A man walks beside a frozen wall …

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Why is the EU moaning about oil sands when it's flattening Medieval towns to revive coal? http://natpo.st/1aB3N9C via Financial Post

Gold\’s safe-haven role is over: Societe Generale

Industry action can defuse oil sands’ critics

The players of the Fort McMoney Web "game," whose sponsors include the National Film Board and The Globe and Mail, evidently think the oil sands should be shut down immediately for the sake of humanity, because humanity has enough self-induced problems already.<p>Globe columnist Marget Wente, who has …

The dispute the entire oil industry is watching

'Beverly Hills" is the pride of Fort McKay.<p>A building boom is under way on this street of stylish new houses, nicknamed after one of America's wealthiest cities. It's a required stop for every visitor to this First Nation reserve smack-dab in the middle of Alberta's oil sands region.<p>Cobblestone …

How markets are rigged against you

Every day, trillions of dollars are exchanged by buyers and sellers on trading floors across the world. The places where that happens are …