Students organize a walkout to protest sexual violence on campuses and to support survivors of sexual assault, in Kingston, Ont., at Queen’s University, in September 2021.
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A national framework to address and prevent sexual and gender-based violence at post-secondary institutions includes a tool to guide responses to victims, alleged perpetrators and the community.
A pumpjack draws oil from underneath a canola field as a haze of wildfire smoke hangs in the air near Cremona, Alta., in July 2021.
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Canada has no choice but to adapt its energy sources and industries in a ‘just transition.’ If it doesn’t, the inevitable transition will be much more disruptive — and much less just.
Multinational enterprises are struggling to retain many of the employees they send abroad on international assignments.
Multinational enterprises are facing a high rate of repatriate turnover from employees returning back home from international assignments.
Abnormally high market prices funnel wealth from consumers to owners of large companies.
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Prices are up to five times higher than the raw costs of production for many of the goods and services we all need.
While most Canadians do not reveal strong anti-immigrant sentiments, they are less immigrant-friendly than we might expect.
Research finds that while some anti-immigration attitudes persist in Canada, no provinces significantly stand out for being more hostile to immigrants.
Nearly 60 per cent of Canadians are finding it difficult to provide enough food for themselves and their families.
Inflation is driving up food prices and could have a severe impact on the health of Canadians. When the cost of food increases, it restricts the availability of nutritious foods for low-income people.
Collaboration and co-ordination between multiple perspectives is a key part of successful innovation.
If post-secondary institutions want to continue to play a key role in innovation and entrepreneurship, they must transform for the better.
Les cris de crécelle des écureuils peuvent être une façon d’annoncer leur présence.
L’écureuil roux d’Amérique du Nord émet toute une série de sons, mais son cri de crécelle distinctif sert peut-être davantage à s’identifier qu’à mettre en garde les autres écureuils.
Squirrel rattle calls may be a form of announcing their presence.
North American red squirrels produce a range of sounds, but their distinctive rattle call may have more to do with identifying themselves than warning off other squirrels.
A man walks past the remains of a house of culture following a night air raid in the village of Byshiv, 40 kilometres west of Kyiv, Ukraine, Friday, March 4, 2022.
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Social media has helped draw people’s attention towards the crisis in Ukraine, but consuming richer forms of Ukrainian culture will need to happen in order to sustain that attention.
En raison de leur caractère social et du fait qu’ils partagent 70 % de leur ADN avec les humains, les poissons-zèbres constituent d’excellents cobayes.
L’intérêt croissant pour les substances psychédéliques a suscité de nouvelles recherches, des décennies après que des hallucinogènes aient été testés en Saskatchewan dans les années 1950.
Because of their social nature and the fact that they share 70 per cent of their DNA with humans, zebrafish make ideal test subjects.
Growing interest in psychedelics has spurred new research decades after hallucinogenics were tested in Saskatchewan in the 1950s. And an unassuming common fish is proving a useful test subject.
Jumlah berita dunia bisa jadi terlalu berat.
Jika berita buruk atau tidak relevan membuat Anda mempertimbangkan untuk menghindarinya, kami menyarankan: konsumsi secara moderat.
In the highly competitive toy industry, companies often take too long to issue safety recalls.
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How safe is the toy you may be buying for someone this Christmas? New research suggests that toy companies often take too long to issue recalls after they become aware of safety hazards.
The weight of the world’s news can be too much.
If bad or irrelevant news has you considering avoidance, a suggestion: just as we’ve been taught that moderation is the key to so many habits, it’s the same for news.
Men wait in a line to receive cash for food at an initiative organized by the World Food Program (WFP) in Kabul, Afghanistan, in November 2021. The country is faced with harrowing predictions of growing poverty and hunger.
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As the West contemplates how to engage with the increasingly brutal Taliban government in Afghanistan, the country’s people will suffer enormously.
When Spain first imported chocolate, the medical community was concerned about the drink and its potential side effects.
From devil to potion to miracle drug, chocolate’s arrival in Europe was a wild ride.
The swelling affects people’s lives in a multitude of ways.
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The main sign of the illness is disfiguring swelling followed by peeling of the affected area. In women this swelling mainly affects arms and legs. In men it can cause enlargement of the scrotum.
Part of the answer to a more functional and sustainable city may lie in your garden.
Cities are among the harshest habitats on Earth. But when planned properly, private gardens can help improve their liveability.
Training with actors gives nurses the chance to practise caring for a diverse set of patients.
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Using actors can provide nurses with valuable training dealing with a diverse set of patients.