Category Archives: Health

Smoking Canadian Rugby Championship semis

  “Holy smoking Canadian Rugby Championship semis, Batman” Robin just might have said to his Dynamic Duo half-back partner about the conditions at Calgary Rugby Park yesterday. For the second time in less than a week, major sports and recreation … Continue reading

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Hornets take Canucks through the 10+ smoke screen

Spinal Tap would have called this “an eleven”. The Air Quality Health Index called it a 10+ in Calgary on Saturday morning due to the smoke heading east from hundreds of forest fires in BC. It was enough of a … Continue reading

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Tranquilo Domingo: las calles de Lima, Perú transformada por Ciclodía

Calle de la ciudad transformada La avenida Arequipa es, como la mayoría de las calles de Lima, un lugar generalmente agitado, congestionado por el tráfico. Pero domingos por la mañana cambia. Los coches desaparezcan, los autobuses ya no surcan la … Continue reading

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Quiet Sunday: city street in Lima, Peru transformed with Ciclodía

City street transformed Avenida Arequipa is, like most of Lima’s streets, a usually hectic, congested place for traffic. But on Sunday mornings it changes. The cars disappear, the buses no longer ply the route for passengers. A street transformed for people to come out … Continue reading

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PhotoPoetry in Motion: Keep on running, Terry Fox

Keep on running, Terry Fox Keep on running Though you feel scared Keep on running Though you’ve been scarred Keep on running So we can follow In your footstep On a journey with hope. Terry Fox resides in the hearts … Continue reading

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A great day for cycling in Calgary #YYC @bikecalgary

It wasn’t a great day for cycling in Calgary, but there again, it was. First you had to put the bad weather out of mind. Wet snow, slushing up around the pedals and shooting up through the wheels. But on an … Continue reading

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Urban #resilience in Boston: how health care is being designed to better manage climate change impacts

Boston is an old, coastal city which, through its 350 or so years of history, has been exposed to storm surges and flood risks. But, as recently described in the Third U.S National Climate Assessment,  these risks are likely to … Continue reading

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