Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Q&A: Eden Robinson on her latest novel Trickster Drift, dysfunctional family dramas and mixed...

Award-winning Haisla and Heiltsuk author Eden Robinson has just released the second novel in her Trickster trilogy and spoke with CBC Indigenous...

Stephen Hawking’s Cambridge Ph.D. thesis could be yours — for the right price

London auction house Christie's will auction 22 personal and academic items of late physicist Stephen Hawking. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/hawking-auction-1.4872929?cmp=rss

Baked Sweet Potato Taquitos

These Sweet Potato Taquitos are vegan and baked instead of fried for a healthy riff on one of our favorite fried foods. They're just...

Julia Louis-Dreyfus gets top U.S. award for comedy

After a 35-year acting career and with two iconic television characters to her name — Elaine Benes of Seinfeld and foul-mouthed Vice-President...

Seniors left out of cannabis public health information push

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every Saturday...

Cases of rare, polio-like paralysis targeting kids appear in Canada

Last week, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control reported a small surge in cases of a mysterious disease in children. More than 60 cases...

Halloween’s box office opening is among top horror films of all time

Universal Pictures said Sunday that Halloween took in an estimated $77.5 million US in ticket sales from North American theatres. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/halloween-box-office-opening-1.4872252?cmp=rss

Support pours in after Selma Blair shares MS diagnosis

Actress Selma Blair announced she is dealing with a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/selma-blair-ms-diagnosis-1.4872204?cmp=rss

Butternut Squash Lasagna

1 Prep the squash: Peel the squashes with a vegetable peeler. Cut them in half lengthwise and scoop out the seeds. Then cut crosswise...

Artist Leonardo da Vinci likely had an ‘advantageous’ eye disorder

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every Saturday...