Women who engage in physical activity in the postnatal period report better mental well-being than those who are less physically active.
Women who are physically active in the postnatal period report better mental well-being than those who are less active, but the pandemic has made exercise less accessible.
Stories about the impact of climate change can help spur people to action.
Storytelling can be a powerful tool to communicate complicated crises like climate change. Telling relatable and local stories can help motivate people to action.
Technology can improve quality of life for older adults.
Empowering older adults to become digital citizens will not only help them stay connected, but help them access essential services like housing.
Supporters take part in a rally as Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau makes a campaign stop in Peterborough, Ont., on the weekend before the Sept. 20 election.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
None of the three major political parties ran good campaigns this election. But the Liberals are on track to win again due to COVID-19, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and the PPC’s improving fortunes.
Waves, storms and floods can reshape atoll islands to survive sea-level rise – but their coral reefs need protection.
Arriving travellers from an international flight follow signs toward COVID-19 testing at Pearson International Airport in Toronto in February.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
The federal election is taking place during a fourth wave of COVID-19, and border management remains crucial to controlling the pandemic. Here’s how each major party would manage travel restrictions.
People living with disabilities have been inordinately impacted by the pandemic.
The post-pandemic recovery presents an opportunity for creating accessible environments.
Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole makes a campaign announcement on affordable housing in Ottawa.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz
The dream of home ownership has been a tool of dispossession and exclusion and has perpetuated the commodification of housing.
Supply chain disruptions can have negative effects on people’s health.
The COVID-19 pandemic revealed how disruptions to global supply chains could also affect access to health care.
Facebook has found it challenging to address misinformation on its platform.
Facebook’s public attempts to combat misinformation in advance of the upcoming election are ineffective and serve to improve the company’s image.
Lionfish are now invading the western Atlantic Ocean, from North Carolina to Brazil.
The lionfish has few natural predators, and its venomous spines deter potential predators. But there may still be ways to naturally control the growth of this invader’s population.
Play will be essential to give children space to work out anxieties, and will also provide many other social and cognitive benefits.
Communicating clearly with children and providing space for them to play will be vital during back-to-school and beyond as children manage stressors associated with COVID-19.
Le premier ministre Justin Trudeau enlève son masque alors qu'il se prépare à prendre la parole lors d'une conférence de presse à Ottawa où il annonçait que les Canadiens se rendront aux urnes le 20 septembre.
La Presse Canadienne/Justin Tang
Depuis les «voies ensoleillées», beaucoup de choses ont changé depuis 2015. Justin Trudeau doit convaincre qu’il est le meilleur choix pour lutter à la fois contre la Covid et le changement climatique.
Pre-pandemic research about courses offered online and in-person found students took online courses selectively and strategically.
Some promoters of educational technology see COVID-19 as a ‘tech reckoning’ for professors who refused to accept progress. But before the pandemic, many students also preferred in-person classes.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau removes his mask as he prepares to speak at a news conference in Ottawa where he announced Canadians will go to the polls on Sept. 20.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
From sunny ways to heat domes, much has changed since 2015. Justin Trudeau must convince voters he’s their best bet for pandemic and economic security, and to deal with climate change.
Renewable mini-grids are central to reducing rural communities’ dependence on diesel fuel, but a large number of these projects are abandoned shortly after their installation.
Without community involvement and ownership, renewable energy projects are doomed to fail over the long term.
An Anglo-Saxon burial mound in Taplow Court, England.
New analysis of Anglo-Saxon skulls suggests that being an Anglo-Saxon was a matter of language and culture, and not genetics.
Des baigneurs à Chestermere, en Alberta, durant la dernière vague de chaleur dans l’Ouest canadien.
LA PRESSE CANADIENNE/Jeff McIntosh
Le réchauffement de la planète est la plus grande urgence à laquelle la Terre ait été confrontée. Nous devons passer plus de temps à parler des solutions pour faire face à la crise du climat.
Les responsables fédéraux ont maintes fois vanté les mesures prises par le Canada aux frontières pendant Covid-19 comme étant parmi les plus strictes au monde.
La Presse Canadienne/Ryan Remiorz
La pression monte pour la réouverture de la frontière canado-américaine, mais il y a des risques. La façon dont ils sont gérés peut faire la différence entre une reprise de la pandémie ou pas.
People cooled off at a beach in Chestermere, Alta., as a heat wave settled over Western Canada.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
New normal. Record-breaking. Unprecedented. In recent days, as Western Canada and the United States have been broiling under a climate-fuelled heat crisis, all sorts of superlatives have been used to describe…