Admin January 15, 2018

Sports aren’t usually part of the conversation when — or even if — most people talk about Kosovo. Words like “war crimes” and “former Yugoslavia” often come up in relation to this small, contested state. So how does curling fit in with a country that currently has no curling clubs or ice to play on and has attended only one Olympics in its nine-year […]

Admin December 20, 2017

[unable to retrieve full-text content] When Lea Salonga was 20 years old, making her Broadway debut as Kim in the 1991 production of Miss Saigon, not once did she ever think she’d star in Once on This Island, which was playing right down the street. At the time, both musicals were premiering on Broadway. Now, […]

Admin December 14, 2017

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. As scientists continue to track changes in global temperature, data from places like Barrow, Alaska is vital. This northern-most United States is on the front lines of global warming, but researchers recently found their data collection was turning up nothing […]

Admin December 9, 2017

Here’s a study tip just in time for exam season: if you want to remember something, read it out loud. It’s called the “production effect” — a term coined by the Canadian researcher who discovered it, Colin MacLeod, a psychology professor at the University of Waterloo. Typing something out or writing it down also results […]

Admin November 27, 2017

Nellie Hogaluk says she was one step away from ending up in jail or even dead. The quiet 27-year-old from Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, says when alcohol touches her lips she turns violent and angry. She describes a recent assault she committed on her sister, which she doesn’t even remember. “It got to the point I made my […]

Admin November 22, 2017

[unable to retrieve full-text content] These downhill skiers are going how fast? And only wearing what? CBC Sports’ Anson Henry gives you something to consider. CBC | Sports News

Admin November 21, 2017

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Most Americans will spend Saturday in varying degrees of stupor, having just consumed a month’s worth of calories and/or spent a month’s worth of income. But not Mike Hughes. Mike, a 61-year-old limo driver has spent the past few years […]

Admin October 10, 2017

For sheer fun, Zina Kocher signed up for the 2017 Canadian Cross-Country Ski Nationals in her hometown of Canmore, Alta. Kocher is a three-time Olympian in biathlon, which combines rifle shooting with cross-country skiing. Biathlon: The Sport3:14 After retiring from the sport in 2016, she simply saw the cross-country nationals as a welcome distraction from […]