Neoliberal housing policies and financialization over the past four decades has helped transform housing in Canada from human necessity to an investment opportunity.
(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)
The conversation about housing policies needs to highlight the significant role the state plays in creating existing housing problems, and providing the resulting solutions.
Canadian Taxpayers Federation former Federal Director Aaron Wudrick announces the winners of the 18th annual Teddy Waste Awards during a news conference on Parliament Hill in 2016.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
When the media consults the CTF, it demonstrates contemporary hostility towards Indigenous nations. Viewing the CTF’s advocacy as a whole demonstrates their orientation very clearly.
We need a new script about women and HIV.
Can a film’s artful telling of experiences of stigma and HIV, using dance, help promote empathy and compassion?
Smartwatches are becoming popular gifts for children and teens.
As someone who’s been researching e-wearables as a means to teach children about mental health for over 10 years, I’ve seen some alarming unintended consequences with their use.
Virtual care is a way to deliver health-care services using technology to remotely connect patients and health professionals.
Given the success of telehealth and virtual care during the pandemic, it would be a mistake to automatically return to pre-pandemic norms of health care.
A vegetable farmer with her produce.
A new study faults a well-established concept that informs land-use policies in developing countries.
A portion of the Coquihalla Highway near Hope, B.C., is destroyed following heavy rains and mudslides in B.C.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Food supply chains had already taken a serious hit by panic-purchasing during the COVID-19 pandemic. The B.C. floods remind us how effective supply chain management planning can help avert crises.
La route Transcanadienne sous les eaux à Abbotsford en Colombie-Britannique le 16 novembre 2021.
La Presse Canadienne/Jonathan Hayward
Une rivière atmosphérique est une bande d’air chaud et chargé d’humidité de plusieurs centaines de kilomètres de long et de large. Il peut déverser d’énormes quantités de pluie sur une vaste zone.
Flood waters cover highway 1 in Abbotsford, B.C., on Nov. 16, 2021.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
An atmospheric river is a band of warm, moisture-laden air many hundreds of kilometres long and hundreds of kilometres wide. It can dump prodigious amounts of rain over a large area.
Tangki penyimpanan Colonial Pipeline. Pada 7 Mei 2021, perusahaan jaringan pipa bahan bakar ini mengalami serangan siber ransomware.
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Jumlah data dan transaksi online membludak. Hal itu dapat meningkatkan kemungkinan serangan siber, salah satu cara untuk mengatasinya adalah dengan mengatur bagan di internet.
A reconstruction of the skull of Leti, the first
Homo naledi child whose remains were found in the Rising Star cave in Johannesburg.
© Wits University
The fossil material was recovered from the surface of a tight, narrow passage that can only be accessed with difficulty by one person at a time.
Space travel is on the horizon, with long journeys and new challenges to contend with.
Stay-at-home and quarantining orders have led to increasing isolation. Virtual reality may help alleviate some of the negative feelings of isolation, and this has potential implications for space travel.
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¿Se descubre habitualmente leyendo las noticias de COVID en las redes sociales y no puede parar? No es el único.
Do you regularly find yourself scrolling through COVID news stories on social media, and can’t tear yourself away? You’re not alone.
Sharks and rays have ruled the ocean for 420 million years, but that reign may be slipping.
Nearly all species of sharks and rays are captured in fishing operations. But research shows that fishing quotas and closing some areas to fishing can help rebuild threatened populations.
Visitors look at a Peugeot E Legend concept car on display at the Auto show in Paris, France, in 2018, where all-electric vehicles were among the stars of the show.
(AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
If the minority Liberal government is sincere on its election promise, it will adopt a nationwide mandate on zero-emission vehicles.
Why do we give without expecting anything in return? Research into a Silicon Valley business accelerator program shows bonding rituals play a big role.
New research on giving in a business setting could offer insights into human interactions and critical lessons for organizations looking to build a more collaborative culture.
Listening is often referred to as a muscle — it has to be developed. Building good listening skills can be a boon to any workplace.
With the rise of remote and hybrid work, employees are more isolated than ever. Here’s how ‘deliberate listening’ can help create a foundation for collaboration in this changing world of work.
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.