Famous problem solved?

Friends often send me bits and pieces of science or mathematics via internet links. It’s surprising how perceptive these friends can be. Recently one of...

OPG in the Community Update – September, 2018

Roll out the pumpkins! It’s Pumpkinfest time, this Sept. 29-30 weekend in Port Elgin. Ontario Power Generation proudly presents the OPG Environment Tent, where you...

Spring Creek restoration work continues

The Hepworth Anglers Club resumed the sixth year of the Spring Creek Restoration Project by planting trees along the stream banks.    Later two riffle beds...

Neonics to be phased out – maybe

Health Canada announces action on controversial nicotine-based pesticides The National Farmers Union-Ontario Grey County Local 344 welcomes, with caution, the federal government’s plan to phase...

The Tipping Point … Living in an App Store

Over the past few days, I’ve had the opportunity to spend 24/7 with a high technology company and one of its leaders.   Even though...

Eli Maor returns

I have a friend, Eli Maor, who has written another book 'Music by the Numbers, from Pythagoras to Schoenberg.'  The master writer has done it again. ...

Government commits to expand rural broadband access

SouthWestern Integrated Fibre Technology Inc. (SWIFT) welcomes the Government of Ontario's commitment to investing an additional $500 million, over three years, to expand broadband...

Is any progress possible?

The storage of radio-active material continues to be more of a political issue than a technical one. Some countries are moving along at a steady...