Tuesday, December 11, 2018

5 interdisciplinary artists shortlisted for $100K Sobey Art Award

Five young, interdisciplinary artists tackling themes such as Indigenous history and culture, the impact of technology and the notions of memory and...

WHO plans for 100-300 Ebola in Congo cases over 3 months

The World Health Organization assumes 100-300 cases of Ebola in Congo between May and July, under a revised response plan to the outbreak that it published on...

Parkland parents decry game that simulates school shootings

An upcoming computer video game that would allow players to recreate school shootings by stalking school hallways and racking up kills has...

8 Simple & Satisfying Vegetarian Dinners

What’s for dinner? The question never stops being asked or needing to be answered! If you’re a vegetarian, or just really like eating that way...

Bomb threat at Stratford Festival ‘hugely disappointing,’ artistic director says

The bomb threat that cancelled the opening of the Stratford Festival Monday night was disappointing not just for the audience, but also...

Researcher wants oversight of alternative health care to ensure ‘science-based’ practices

A prominent researcher is calling for the creation of an independent body to monitor the claims of alternative health professionals, following a series of...

B.C. launches mental health program to support 2017 wildfire victims

The B.C. government in collaboration with several partners has announced a new program to provide mental health supports for those impacted by last year's...

Launch of Stratford play with woman cast as lead male role delayed by bomb...

The Stratford Festival cancelled the opening of The Tempest — one of two plays in which women are to play male lead...

India steps up hunt for origin of mysterious Nipah virus

India began a fresh round of tests to trace the origin of a rare brain-damaging virus that has killed 13 people, a health official...

BTS makes history as 1st K-pop act to debut atop Billboard 200 album chart

The number-one album in the U.S. is almost entirely in Korean. Love Yourself: Tear by the Korean Pop group BTS moved 135,000...