Africa’s leopards, like this one in Botswana, are increasingly under threat.
Recent sighting of a leopard in the Campo-Ma’an National Park area of Southern Cameroon shows the importance of conservation efforts.
ClassyBeef are casino streamers on Twitch.
Gambling live streams are likely to become an increasingly important part of contemporary gambling practices in the years to come, and merit the closest study.
The federal government considers investment in nuclear energy as vital to address climate change, but some proposed technologies pose other challenges.
Molten salt reactors are being touted as an advanced technology for the production of nuclear energy, but their implementation is fraught with challenges.
A human rights-based approach to food production will have environmental, social and economic benefits.
The hidden costs of industrial food production include immense health and environmental impacts. These include millions of deaths, climate change, pollution and biodiversity loss.
Ideas of Canada’s North have predominantly been created by, and importantly for, those living in the South.
With Canadians heading to the polls later this month, it’s worth reflecting on how politicians have presented Canada as “North,” both past and present.
University of Oregon running back Travis Dye celebrates his touchdown against Fresno State in a stadium smokey from nearby wildfires.
(AP Photo/Andy Nelson)
It might be time to reschedule football season. With rising temperatures, poorer air quality and a worsening hurricane season, climate change threatens the future of the American sport.
Annoyance with others’ fidgeting can reduce peoples’ ability to enjoy social interactions, impair one’s ability to learn in the classroom and create difficulties at work.
If fidgety movements like drumming fingers or a swaying foot annoy you, there’s a word for that: Misokinesia.
La pandémie de Covid-19 affecte la vie sexuelle des Canadiens.
Une enquête pancanadienne sur la vie sexuelle des gens pendant la pandémie révèle une augmentation du plaisir personnel – il pourrait s’agir d’une réponse au stress.
Le lac aux Castors, au sommet du Mont Royal, à Montréal. Plus les villes se développent, plus il est souhaitable que les citoyens puissent profiter des forêts urbaines.
Plus nos villes se développent, plus nous devons pouvoir profiter des forêts urbaines – et être en relation avec elles – pour préserver notre bien-être.
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has affected Canadians’ sex lives.
A Canada-wide survey of people’s sex lives during the pandemic reveals an increase in self pleasure — this could be a stress response.
Cette boîte en bois cintré de la Commission de vérité et réconciliation, sculptée par Luke Marston, artiste salish de la côte, est un hommage aux survivants.
Le négationnisme des pensionnats pour autochtones est le rejet ou la déformation des faits fondamentaux les concernant afin de saper les efforts de vérité et de réconciliation.
Swimmer Nikita Howarth of New Zealand competes at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
(Simon Bruty/Olympic Information Service)
Physical activity barriers are still prevalent for people with disabilities, despite the increase in participation in the Paralympic Games.
Naloxone can prevent deaths from opioid overdose, but there is no way to reverse the effects of benzodiazepine overdose without risk.
(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward)
Fentanyl adulteration led to the replacement of heroin in the unregulated drug supply of British Columbia. Now that benzodiazepines are present in many opioids, are we headed towards a ‘new normal?’
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, seen here in July 2021, announced on Aug. 10, 2021, that he would resign amid a sexual harassment scandal.
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Four scholars who study the role witnesses play in helping and protecting harassers say the role played by many in Cuomo’s office fit a pattern of silence, complicity and intimidation.
Not all fires are disastrous. For many ecosystems, fire plays a key role in boosting biodiversity.
(BLM Oregon and Washington)
Large and out-of-control wildfires can seriously damage ecosystems, but Indigenous fire practices can keep ecosystems healthy and resilient, and even increase biodiversity.
La fumée des feux de forêt altère les raisins et donne au vin un goût de cendre.
(Photo AP/Noah Berger)
Alors que les feux de forêt continuent de se propager, les producteurs de raisins et les viticulteurs de l’Okanagan doivent faire face à la menace de plus en plus fréquente des émanations de fumée.
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s bentwood box, carved by Coast Salish artist Luke Marston, is a tribute to survivors.
Residential school denialism is the rejection or misrepresentation of basic facts about residential schools to undermine truth and reconciliation efforts.
Smoke from the wildfires taints wine grapes, giving wine an ashy taste.
(AP Photo/Noah Berger)
As wildfires continue to edge closer to towns and agricultural areas, grape producers and wine-makers in the Okanagan must once again deal with this increasingly frequent threat of smoke taint.
Queer women in sports is often hidden from history. ‘A Secret Love’ helps illuminate missing pieces. Here, Terry Donahue, fifth from the left in the front row, in the Peoria Redwings team photo in 1947, the same year she met her long-time lover, Pat Henschel.
The Netflix documentary A Secret Love tells the remarkable story of a decades-long relationship between two gay athletes and opens up a conversation about racism, classism and homophobia in the 50s.
Green hydrogen has unprecedented support from business and political leaders. But several challenges remain.
Hydrogen could replace fossil fuels, but it’s only as clean as the techniques used to produce it. Almost all production comes from high-carbon sources, but new investments could change that.