Rising ocean temperature is ‘greatest hidden challenge of our generation’

IUCN report warns that truly staggering rate of warming is changing the behaviour of marine species, reducing angling zones and spreading disease The rising temperature of the oceans is the greatest concealed challenge of our generation that is altering the make-up of marine species, shrinking fishing areas and starting to spread disease to humans, according […]

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Daddy: Hemingway in Cuba review- Hollywood’s Havana horror

The first Hollywood film to be shot in Cuba since Castro isnt close but no cigar the Ernest Hemingway biopic is an oceangoing embarrassment Papa: Hemingway in Cuba holds the distinction of being the first Hollywood production to shoot on the island nation since 1959. But other film-makers looking to leave their mark need not […]

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Why Winnipeg’s Transit System Resurrected the Old-Timey Token

The order felt huge to Winnipeg Transit, and tiny to the Royal Canadian Mint. The Ottawa-based coining operation–its shares still held in trust for Her Majesty the Queen–churned out 350 million coinsfor countries like Botswana, Indonesia, Panama, and Canadalast year. Winnipeg wanted 600,000. The weird portion, though, was the substance of the order. As transportation […]

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