A coral reef in the Similan Islands, Thailand.
Le bruit des récifs réflète leur état de santé. Les récifs plus bruyants, dominés par les basses fréquences, sont en meilleure santé que les récifs qui émettent des hautes fréquences.
Spix’s macaw is now extinct in the wild. Conservation programs in Brazil maintain the last 70 or so individuals from this species.
While Hail Mary conservation efforts can pull birds back from the brink, an extinction wave still looms.
Civil society groups are flagging the risk of ‘greenwashing’ by companies.
Major investors profess support for efforts against climate change but have very little to show for their promises.
A row of Citi Bikes in New York City, where the privately owned bike sharing program has proven immensely popular.
Bike sharing was once proposed as a solution to narrow the cycling gender gap — but it may be further widening this gap.
A coral reef in the Similan Islands, Thailand.
Fish larvae will swim towards the sounds of a desirable reef, but degraded reefs cannot be rebuilt on sound alone.
The keeper of hundreds of Kwakwaka’wakw songs, Kwaksistalla Wathl’thla (Clan Chief Adam Dick), chanting at a feast (qui’las) with Mayanilh (Dr. Daisy Sewid-Smith).
Ancestral Indigenous songs often encode territorial responsibilities and rights, such as in relationship with 'lokiwey' (coastal clam gardens) on the Pacific Northwest Coast.
LifeLabs paid a ransom for the retrieval of 15 million health records.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston
Government privacy commissioners are investigating a data breach at one of Canada's largest medical services companies, after hackers gained access to the personal information of 15 million customers.
Who is responsible for protecting consumer data? Data breaches are now a regular occurrence, and governments are stepping in.
Failure of corporations to protect data means that government regulation is required to ensure corporation compliance.
Working out where Aboriginal remains came from will in take researchers from several disciplines working together.
It's not always easy to work out where Aboriginal remains came from, but science can help.
Santé Canada impose des normes parmi les plus restrictives au monde sur le plomb, mais elles sont inefficaces sans procédures de tests et un programme de remplacement des canalisations.
Une enquête a montré que les niveaux de plomb dans l’eau de cinq villes canadiennes étaient comparables à ceux de Flint, au Michigan, au pire du scandale de l'eau contaminée.
Health Canada has some of the strongest limits on lead in the world, but they can’t be effective without testing and a plan to replace pipes.
An investigation showed that five Canadian cities had lead levels in their water on par with those in Flint, Mich. during its peak period of water contamination.
The U.S. incarcerates more people than any other place in the world. Warehousing people in prison is costly and unsustainable.
Putting more people in prison is not the answer to reducing crime. New fair and bias free assessment tools may help.
Designating news articles as fake news serves to discredit mainstream news organizations and develop echo chambers.
Studying Twitter in advance of the federal election has shown that the hashtag #FakeNews is being used to discredit Canadian mainstream media and create echo chambers.
La nouvelle étude révèle toujours que la réduction de la consommation de viande rouge non transformée de trois portions par semaine est associée à une réduction d'environ huit pour cent du risque à vie de maladies cardiaques, de cancer et de décès précoce.
De nouvelles études affirment que les gens n'ont pas besoin de réduire leur consommation de viande rouge ou transformée, ce qui en dit plus sur la recherche que sur la viande bovine.
The new study still finds that reducing unprocessed red meat consumption by three servings in a week is associated with an an approximately eight per cent lower lifetime risk of heart disease, cancer and early death.
New research claiming that people do not need to reduce their consumption of red and processed meat says more about the conduct and evaluation of research than it does about beef.
A farmer who installed solar panels to power his irrigation systems on the family farm walks by the panels near Claresholm, Alta., in June 2019.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Climate journalism can play an important role in painting the picture of a post-carbon economy. It should start by encouraging collective action and a sense of empowerment for everyday people.
Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion is seen in this December 2011 photo taken on Parliament Hill.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
A phone conversation at the heart of the SNC-Lavalin affair contained so much miscommunication that it does not constitute persuasive evidence about alleged threats to Jody Wilson-Raybould.
The choice of flavor may be up to you, but the number of scoops will depend on what your companion gets.
Rasanya terserah Anda, tapi jumlah sendoknya tergantung berapa yang teman Anda dapat
Penelitian baru tentang perilaku konsumen menunjukkan bahwa kita cenderung meniru pilihan orang di sekitar kita.
La recherche montre qu'aussi peu que 20 minutes de marche rapide par jour peuvent entraîner une réduction de 20 pour cent de la mortalité précoce sur une période de sept ans.
Peu importe la quantité d'activité physique faite dans votre jeunesse, selon la science, ce qui compte vraiment, c'est la quantité d'exercice que vous faites maintenant.
Research shows that as little as 20 minutes of brisk walking per day can result in a 20 per cent reduction in early death over seven years.
It doesn't matter much how much you exercised in your youth, according to the science. What really matters is how much you exercise now.