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Earth's most ancient rocks, with an age of 4.28 billion years, have been found on the shore of Hudson Bay, Canada...

2008-09-26

 prehistory Canada geology
A new technique has been helping scientists piece together how the Earth's continents were arranged 2.5 billion years ago. ... We really don't understand the [Earth's] history prior to Pangea...

2009-06-07

 geology Zimbabwe Canada Pangea
The situation of Roma in the Czech Republic has always been bad, but growing right-wing extremism has taken tensions to new levels, driving many to seek asylum in Canada.

2009-04-30

 Gypsy Canada Czech Republic immigration
Some 300 people, descendants of a Native American people in west Canada, still speak Nuuchahnulth. ... there are also some concepts that can be encapsulated in a single syllable. A single sound describes the state of remaining in seclusion when the husband goes out to hunt, for example.

2005-05-26

 language native American Canada Nuuchahnulth
An ambitious plan to cut carbon emissions 40% by 2020 seemed too good to be true - and it was, as the Yes Men strike again.

2009-12-14

 The Yes Men Canada environment emissions hoax
The Harper government has tightened the muzzle on federal scientists, going so far as to control when and what they can say about floods at the end of the last ice age.

2010-09-13

 science censorship Canada government politics climate change
Canadian radio stations can resume playing Dire Straits' Money For Nothing after a ban on the song was lifted. The 1985 hit single was taken off the airwaves in January after a listener in Newfoundland complained about Mark Knopfler's use of the word "faggot". His lyrics were deemed to be in a breach of a human rights clause in Canada's broadcasting code. Now the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council has overturned...

2011-09-01

 faggot Canada song censorship homosexual gay
Canada will formally withdraw from the Kyoto Protocol on climate change, the country's minister of the environment has said. Peter Kent said the protocol "does not represent a way forward for Canada". The move makes it the first nation to pull out of the global treaty...

2011-12-12

 Canada environment pollution climate change Kyoto Protocol
A Japanese fishing vessel swept away by the March 2011 tsunami has been spotted adrift off the west coast of Canada.

2011

 Japan Canada ship shipwreck tsunami debris Pacific Ocean ocean system:unfiled