BC gains 2 world-renowned scientists as part of new federal hiring initiative

The federal government announced the hiring of four world-renowned scientists as part of its Canada 150 Research Chair program — including two accomplished researchers for B.C. The

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Mapleton resident Benjamin Nickerson returns following research project in Zurich

AdobeStock_129119835 Courtesy/AdobeStock Courtesy/AdobeStock Benjamin Nickerson of Mapleton, Maine, a member of the class of 2019 majoring in computer science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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No temporary New World for Papatoetoe, residents and business worried

EMILY FORD/STUFF Residents in Papatoetoe are facing half a year without a New World supermarket.  It might not be the happiest new year for some Aucklanders who can look forward to seven

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Lockheed Martin arming Saudis with high-tech skills

DUBAI: Lockheed Martin, the world’s largest arms manufacturer, will dedicate more than 1 million hours to training Saudi men and women, a top company official has confirmed.Sikorsky, a

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UBA's REDTV Marks its Second Anniversary

RedTv, a dynamic online lifestyle channel, supported by United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, marked its second year with the REDTVRave, a funfilled outdoor event to celebrate its growing fan-base.

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Travel Agent Accused Of Stealing From Clients

DENVER (CBS4)– A woman accused of stealing client money while running a travel agency has been formally charged. Therese Schoen has been charged with one count of theft. Schoen, 72, turned

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Gory anti-smoking posters may ENCOURAGE teens to smoke: Study found more young people bought cigarettes after …

Some countries require the use graphic images of people with smoking-related health issues in tobacco advertisements to discourage people from starting  These kinds of regulations were

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Nigeria still investors destination – IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday said that Nigeria still remained a destination for investors. The Senior Financial Sector Expert, Debt and Capital Market Instruments Division,

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Watch World Cup parallel giant slalom snowboarding

Click on the video player above on Thursday at 6:30 a.m. ET to watch live action from the World Cup parallel giant slalom snowboard event in Carezza, Italy. You can also catch more

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Notes on Science and Film

Still from Teknolust (directed by Lynn Hershman Leeson), courtesy Lynn Hershman Leeson. 1. Once it was engineered by Thomas Edison at the turn of the 19th century, moving image technology was

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