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2014/04/25 05:19
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Anyone who’s ever encountered Internet trolls, those vile, racist, sexist and often profane people who gorge themselves on others’ misery, might have concluded they are psychologically...
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2014/04/25 02:39
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Two University of British Columbia researchers are trying to find out whether the way First Nations in British Columbia have been smoking salmon for generations is actually carcinogenic. But B.C.’s...
2014/04/25 00:14
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VANCOUVER, B.C. – Vancouver Whitecaps Designated Player Kenny Miller wants to stay in town, but he's not so sure a deal will get done. With his contract up at the end of June, on Thursday the...
2014/04/24 23:22
2014/04/24 23:22
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The Lake City Falcons sent two girls rugby teams to compete at the Kamloops Rugbyfest April 18-19. The senior team, led by captains Anne Butters and Sheridan Davis, and the junior team, led by...
2014/04/24 18:07
2014/04/24 18:07
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Ecologist Andy MacKinnon stands at the base of Big Lonely Doug which is found in an old-growth logging clearcut in a photo released on Friday April 18, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, TJ Watt PORT...
2014/04/24 14:16
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Gillian Lester. Courtesy of University of California, Berkeley, School of Law Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger today announced his appointment of Gillian Lester, professor and acting...
2014/04/23 22:20
2014/04/23 22:20
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UBC's genetically engineered trees ready to change forestry industry Researcher who genetically modified poplars for easier pulp processing believes the trees have great economic and environmental...
2014/04/23 17:22
2014/04/23 17:22
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The robot that makes EYE-CONTACT: Charlie could help bridge the gap between man and machine by copying our behaviour Humans have difficulty knowing when to reach for an object from robots This is...
2014/04/23 17:18
2014/04/23 17:18
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But finding work — especially a dream job — remains tough for those just graduating. Many are settling for jobs outside their fields of study or for less pay than they’d expected or hoped for. The...
2014/04/23 15:46
2014/04/23 15:46
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Growing knowledge in a given field takes time, attention, and…water? It does when you’re talking about plant studies aboard the International Space Station (ISS). All of these things and some...
Read more at redOrbit, PhysOrg
2014/04/23 15:05
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Vancouver-based media company BroadbandTV on Wednesday released details of its agreement with FreemantleMedia, a producer and distributor of popular shows, including American Idol and The Price Is...
2014/04/23 07:20
2014/04/23 07:20
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Plan for deeper dredging in Fraser River could have high environmental price Proposal would destroy natural flood barriers, UBC geographer says Backers of a plan to dredge the Fraser River deeper say...
2014/04/23 06:07
2014/04/23 06:07
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OTTAWA - How to solve a problem like the federal government's scandal-plagued temporary foreign workers program? Economists and immigration experts say there are solutions at hand as the...
2014/04/23 04:39
2014/04/23 04:39
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The focus of Canadian politics in recent years has been the middle-class voter, someone presumed in the rhetoric to be hard-working and struggling to make ends meet, worried about his or her place in...
2014/04/23 03:19
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Surrey's Cinderella story amazes planners Experts laud municipality's reinvention of itself as a major city with thriving core The 52-storey 3 Civic Plaza will be the largest tower between Vancouver...
2014/04/22 20:39
2014/04/22 20:39
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When it comes to business students and cheating, it appears that everything from plagiarism to using crib notes during exams is in a bull market, says an expert in academic integrity. Donald McCabe,...
2014/04/22 20:10
2014/04/22 20:10
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There appears to be no shortage of people trying to replace incumbent Kennedy Stewart as MP in North Burnaby. The riding of Burnaby-Douglas has been reconfigured to include North Vancouver in the...
2014/04/22 07:19
2014/04/22 07:19
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Energy-hungry data centres seek savings in software Vancouver software developer TSO Logic bypasses traditional bottom-up approach to conserving power with dashboard aimed at data centre managers TSO...
2014/04/22 04:56
2014/04/22 04:56
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UBC's new $34-million Biomass Research and Development Facility is top-of-the-line in the age-old practice of burning wood for heat and light. But the very features that make it clean-burning also...
2014/04/21 14:39
2014/04/21 14:39
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It’s easy to ask students to complete assignments. Getting them to think critically about the work they’ve done is a different matter entirely. This is a challenge in small classrooms as well as very...
2014/04/25 05:19
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