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Fireball over Yellowknife Turns the Night-Sky Bright

Sat, 03/08/2014 - 13:11

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On Thursday, photographer Yuichi Takasaka caught a fireball over sky in Yellowknife in Canada's Northwest Territories. Despite the exploding meteor was less than a foot long, the night sky was turned blue because of its brightness.

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Bitcoin investors call for protection after collapse of two major Bitcoin platforms

Thu, 03/06/2014 - 08:54

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With two of the leading Bitcoin platforms handling the Bitcoin cryptocurrency having collapsed in less than one week, Bitcoin investors and entrepreneurs are calling for protection by the way of regulating the digital currency.

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Digitally-connected young Canadians are regular targets of ‘phishing’ scams

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 09:01

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According to the findings of a new survey published by Visa Canada, digitally-connected young Canadians are regular targets of 'phishing' scams, in which fraudsters attempt to steal their financial information - including bank account number, card numbers, and social insurance numbers - for personal gain.

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Comprehensive Study Casts Doubt on Value of Mammograms

Thu, 02/13/2014 - 10:22

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The largest and most thorough study on mammography ever been carried out has come up with the findings that mammograms rarely help. As many as 90,000 women were involved in the study, which was carried out for a period of 25 years.

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Individuals have to stop piglet-killing disease by keeping it out of their barns

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 13:15

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Ontario's swine ranchers are constantly urged to tighten their bio-efforts to establish safety as an infectious piglet-slaughtering infection is spreading over the region.

Ontario's Agriculture Ministry reported Wednesday that the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea infection has hit Perth County, the region's most important pork-generating district.

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Men, women differ in dreams too

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 13:12

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It is an acknowledged debate that ladies and men can't see eye to eye on numerous things in life. We only appear to differ on practically everything in our lives.

However now researchers have found that not just do we contrast in our reasoning throughout the day, we likewise don't appear to concur when we are dreaming.

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Botulism fears lead to recall of bacon jam in Alberta

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 13:06

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A brand of pork belly jam is being constantly reviewed in Alberta in the wake of testing that shows it could hold the microorganisms that causes botulism.

Kitchen by Brad Smoliak brand pig meat spread is continuously evacuated from the commercial center after Canadian Food Inspection Agency tests uncovered it may allow the development of Clostridium botulinum.

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Ontario raw milk crusader Schmidt gets his chance in province’s highest court

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 10:22

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What might as well be called the U. S. Courts of Appeal - the Ontario Court of Appeal - today will hear oral contentions to choose if hindrances to the deal and conveyance of crude milk encroach upon any right that may exist to drink the unpasteurized drink.

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Health Canada warns of certain drugs

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 09:05

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Consolidating certain sorts of circulatory strain medicines might be hazardous, Health Canada is cautioning specialists and patients.

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Even boys need HPV vaccination

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 08:42

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Many lives could be spared in Britain every year if young men are given the same immunization that ensures young ladies from advancing cervical growth.

Campaigners say the hit - which 12 and 13-year-old young ladies get to immunise them against Human Papilloma Virus - might be "immensely advantageous" to young men also.

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Some of British Foods may be allowed in Canada, reassures CFIA

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 08:57

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) forced Saskatoon Brit Foods owner Tony Badger to remove some products from its shelves last week because these failed to comply with Canadian safety parameters.

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Tension causing Marmite ban between Canada and U.K.

Sat, 01/25/2014 - 13:37

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News of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's later crackdown on certain British nourishment items incorporating the all-hallowed Marmite-has created an enormous recoil in the U. K.

The famous yeast spread-a veritable umami shell has been criticized for having an excess of vitimins and minerals.

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Brain activity shows truth is easier to tell as compared to lies

Sat, 01/25/2014 - 13:25

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Another study from the University of Toronto prescribes that lying uses up additional `neural assets' than truth telling, and that mature people might rather be compensated for legitimacy than misleading.

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Confirmation of first Canadian case of deadly pig virus on Ontario farm

Fri, 01/24/2014 - 12:42

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Consistent with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food, the leading Canadian instance of a destructive pig infection has been affirmed in Ontario.

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Microsoft partners with GoDaddy to bring Office 365 to small businesses

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 09:28

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Software giant Microsoft and domain name registrar GoDaddy have recently announced a partnership which will help bring Microsoft's Office 365 rent-not-own software suite more easily to small businesses owners.

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Ageing fire-fighters say they can’t handle the heat

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 11:35

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Another recent research suggests that aged fire-fighters close to their retirements may think they can take the hotness.  The Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene distributed a report on the effects of hotness stretch on fire-fighters contrasted with those who are not professional fire-fighters.

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With the temperatures dropping it is better to slow down and strengthen muscles

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 11:30

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Indeed as the temperatures crash, there has been no plunge in gainfulness for Al Garlinski, who keeps on loging between around 80 and 97 kilometres a week as a component of his running routine with only a few changes despite the mercury dropping a record low.

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Foreign fisheries add to deaths of marine mammal

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 12:31

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The Los Angeles backing aggregation Natural Resources Defense Council has called for an American blacklist of Canadian seafood makers who disregard United States regulations pointed at ensuring the imperiled North Atlantic right whale.

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Want to shed the extra weight gained during Christmas? Sex is an entertaining exercise

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 08:10

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Shedding off the extra weight picked up over Christmas may have barely got less demanding, after a study claims that sex ought to be acknowledged as one of the most important ways for working out.

Scientists enlisted in their research 21 hetero couples between the ages of 18 and 35 from Montreal and requested that them have intercourse once a week for a month.

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H1N1 infection again sends numerous patients to hospitals

Sat, 01/04/2014 - 10:25

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Chief medical officer of the Fraser Health power stated that over twelve patients are on ventilators and in serious mind over the locale due to the H1N1 influenza infection.

He says the patients' ages compass the range and incorporate those in their unanticipated 30s and pregnant ladies, and he notes the immunization inoculates individuals against the strain.

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