Yılın en iyi meteor yağmurlarından biri olan Perseids için bir kez daha zamanı

Her Ağustos, Dünya, geçen bir kuyruklu yıldızdan kalan kalın bir enkaz izini sürer. Sonuç: Gökyüzünü aydınlatan muhteşem bir meteor gecesi. Yılın en iyi ve en çok beklenen meteor yağmurlarından biri, temmuz ortasından ağustos sonuna kadar gerçekleşen Perseids’tir. Ancak en çok meteoru görme şansınız olacak en yüksek görüntüleme, Ağustos gecesi düşer. göre bu yıl 12-13 Uluslararası Meteor Organizasyonu. İşte o zaman […]

Air Canada denies certain compensation claims, calls staff shortages a ‘safety-related issue’

Less than four hours before departure, Ryan Farrell was surprised to learn his flight from Yellowknife to Calgary had been cancelled. Air Canada cited “crew constraints” and rebooked him on a plane leaving 48 hours after the June 17 flight’s original takeoff time. Farrell was even more surprised six weeks later, when he learned his request for compensation had been […]

Yuvarlanan bebek baykuşları ‘yılın en iyi günü’ – nesli tükenmekte olan türlerin kaderi belirsiz olsa da

Alex Froese’nin kolu Temmuz’da Manitoba’nın güneybatısındaki Melita yakınlarındaki bir Çayır merasında yerdeki karanlık bir delikte kaybolurken, rüzgar gümüşi yeşil çimenlerin arasından fısıldıyor. Yavaşça bir bebek baykuşu çıkarır. Sonra bir diğeri, onları bir kovaya koyan asistanına veriyor. Kar amacı gütmeyen Manitoba Burrowing Owl Recovery Project’in direktörü Froese, “Bu yılın en iyi günü” diyor. “Her yıl onlarla başa çıkmak ve onları bir […]

Ticketmaster troubles; Tim Hortons offers treats to settle class-action suits: CBC’s Marketplace cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace has rounded up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every friday. How does Ticketmaster get away with charging so much? It’s complicated If you’ve been to even a single concert in the last few decades, you’ve probably spent some time trying to […]

Did I make a mistake by not investing in a house?

This First Person column is the experience of Lise Watson who lives in Toronto. For more information about CBC’s First Person stories, please see the FAQs. My family and I live down the hall from my 90-year-old mother in a co-op building in the heart of Toronto. She’s fiercely independent, and even after my dad died, she insisted on living […]

Jamp recalls lot of Atorvastatin 40 mg tablets over possible latex contamination

Jamp Pharma Corporation is recalling a lot of Jamp-Atorvastatin 40 mg tablets due to possible latex contamination. A Health Canada advisory on Saturday said a piece of latex was found in one Atorvastatin tablet in lot MHC1403A. The department urged those taking Atorvastatin — commonly to treat high cholesterol and prevent heart attacks — to double-check with a pharmacy to […]

England’s bra-baring soccer celebration puts spotlight on breast health

When they took to the field to face the Germans in the Euro Cup final on Sunday, England’s national women’s soccer team didn’t just have the support of the country, they had the support of specially designed sports bras chosen in consultation with scientists. It perhaps would have remained a hidden secret weapon but for Chloe Kelly’s now-iconic bra-baring celebration […]