Aging population
July 21, 2011, No Comments

Charles Cogan offers a more light-hearted perspective: 90 may be the new 50 — but it doesn’t matter in the l ...

AECL
June 30, 2011, 3 Comments

AECL pulls plug on costly reactor project (CBC) The federal government has quietly shelved development of a new Canadian ...

Knowledge, Networks and Nations
March 30, 2011, No Comments

Knowledge, networks and nations surveys the global scientific landscape in 2011, noting the shift to an increasingly mul ...

Wednesday Night #1511
February 16, 2011, 1 Comment

Computer Wins on ‘Jeopardy!’: Trivial, It’s Not The Prologue Congratulations to our good friend and Wednesday Nigh ...

Sargent Shriver 1915-2011 R.I.P.
January 20, 2011, No Comments

JFK Presidential Library Biography of R. Sargent Shriver Bono: What I Learned From Sargent Shriver Remembering Sargent S ...

Wednesday Night #1507
January 19, 2011, 1 Comment

John Jonas, having had a very successful cataract operation, is back with Holly to offer his usual clear-eyed analysis o ...

Human development in the Arab world
January 18, 2011, No Comments

Arab Human Development Reports (download) Tunisian Revolution Shakes, Inspires Middle East (Truthdig) The Tunisian upris ...

Marc Garneau: Liberals focus on financial help for home care, supplementary pension plan
January 11, 2011, No Comments

Marc Garneau: Westmount-Ville-Marie (Westmount Independent) As your member of parliament, let me begin by wishing Westmo ...

Canada in 2010
December 30, 2010, No Comments

See also: Canada 2020 Globe & Mail Year in Review —The year that was in Canadian politics Policy Options (IRPP ...

U.S.Financial Reform
December 29, 2010, No Comments

NYT Times Topics: Financial Regulatory Reform Top Financial Stories of 2010: Foreclosures, Financial Reform, Bailouts (P ...