It's the second-largest country in the world, after Russia, but much of its land is uninhabited Arctic tundra. Land-size aside, then, where does Canada rank as a global power?
The Keystone XL Pipeline will lead to about 1.3 billion more tons of greenhouse gas emissions over 50 years than if the pipeline were carrying conventional crude oil. Continue reading →
A viral clip from last winter shows a sheet of ice smashing into a house. How does this happen?
Divers recovered a bronze bell from the wreck of the HMS Erebus, a British ship that was missing for nearly 170 years after an ill-fated expedition to the Canadian Arctic.
Canadian authorities have released sonar images that show the skeleton of one of the two ships lost during the Franklin Expedition.
A tiny crucifix found during the excavation of a 17th century colony on Newfoundland symbolizes early religious freedom in North America. Continue reading →
No one (besides Santa, of course) claims ownership over the North Pole ... but that may soon change. Guest Host Annie Gaus tell us which country is making a play for the North Pole and why.
Canada signaled intentions to claim the North Pole and surrounding Arctic waters while announcing the filing of a UN application seeking to vastly expand its Atlantic sea boundary.
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