The Earth must have gone deaf last Friday night as “Twi-hards” everywhere screamed over the release of the second installment of the Twilight saga: New Moon.
Dr. Steven Novella, host of the podcast The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe says the notion that the term “skeptic” applies to someone who doesn't believe in anything is “a marketing problem,” and that it's important to understand the difference between scientific and philosophical skepticism.
If you're one of the 34,000 students in the Indianapolis Public School system, don't expect to access any sites that mention atheism or Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender rights.
An overwhelming 84 per cent of Saskatchewan citizens oppose a nuclear reactor in Saskatchewan. So why is the government still pushing nuclear?
The biggest qualm some people have with Remembrance Day is that the holiday subtly glorifies war. However, Remembrance Day should never endorse partying either and it didn't take me my moment of silence to figure that out.
Do you work for minimum wage? It doesn't seem totally fair, does it? You work the shitty hours, deal with shitty people and get a shitty wage. Yet, it could be much worse.
It was a time when a lot of parents were skeptical about the benefits of having children learn second languages. Luckily, I had parents who enrolled my sisters and me in this program from the wee age of five.
The H1N1 flu virus was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization in June yet the H1N1 vaccine did not become available in Canada until October. Alberta put a “first come, first served” sort of system into place.
Despite the doom and gloom promoted by the media and virtually every public institution in the country, I have elected to abstain from receiving the (so far optional) H1N1 inoculation.
As little girls we watched shows where princesses were saved by their knights in shining armour. But that fairytale never comes true in real life.