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NRC, Pond Technologies, and St Marys Cement trial Algal Biorefinery

Posted November 3, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

In 2015, NRC, Pond Technologies, and St Marys Cement, which operates as part of Votorantim Cimentos, finalized a partnership to implement an algal biorefinery at a St Marys Cement plant in Ontario. The Algal Carbon Conversion (ACC) algal biorefinery will leverage a 25,000 L photobioreactor operating within a pilot scale algal biorefinery to recycle CO2 emissions emanating from the plant’s operations by incorporating them into algal biomass.

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Art gets a bad case of acne and it has conservators concerned

Posted February 22, 2019 by Anonymous

Acne-like protrusions are a result of chemical reactions in the paint and new technology will help us understand them better.

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Joint federal-Ontario release

Posted June 20, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Joint federal-Ontario release

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Minister Dion to travel to Nigeria, Kenya and Ethiopia

Posted November 4, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that he will travel to Nigeria, Kenya and Ethiopia from November 5 to 11, 2016.

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Mysterious green icebergs from Antarctica might be fertilizing the southern ocean

Posted March 22, 2019 by Anonymous

Green icebergs might be feeding the southern ocean

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Canada-Yukon Infrastructure Agreement Signed for Funding under New Federal Programs

Posted June 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Investing in community infrastructure helps ensure that families have high quality municipal water and wastewater systems that they can rely upon and that parents can get home from work more easily and get their kids to hockey practice quicker.

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Trans-Pacific Partnership town hall and consultations in Yellowknife

Posted November 4, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

David Lametti, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade, will be in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, on November 8 to continue consultations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

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Permafrost landslides are eating great swathes of Arctic landscape

Posted April 5, 2019 by Anonymous

Ground giving away in Canadian Arctic as climate warms

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The Government of Canada introduced a bill that will bring economic and travel benefits to our region

Posted June 23, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada remains committed to making it faster and easier to travel from Canada into the United States.

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Three Community Facilities in Antigonish County to be Revitalized

Posted November 7, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Rodger Cuzner, Member of Parliament for Cape Breton-Canso, today announced contributions totalling $243,735, through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program, to repair and upgrade three community facilities in Antigonish County.

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How and why do cats purr?

Posted April 12, 2019 by Anonymous

A brain signal to the larynx followed by vibrating airwaves as a cat breathes results in purring

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Parliamentary Secretary McKay to host Defence Policy Review roundtable and hold media availability in Montreal

Posted June 24, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

As part of Canada’s ongoing Defence Policy Review, the Honourable John McKay, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence, will host a roundtable meeting in Montreal with key defence stakeholders.

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Canada promotes peace and stability during visit to Nigeria

Posted November 7, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today visited Abuja, Nigeria, to build on Canada’s relationship with Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country and largest single economy.

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Donald Glover’s New Line of Pre-Distressed Adidas Claims ‘Rich is a Concept’

Posted April 19, 2019 by Anonymous

[Holds butterfly] But what is rich? What is a shoe?

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Minister Joly issues statement on Multiculturalism Day

Posted June 27, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today we are celebrating Canadian Multiculturalism Day, and we are taking this opportunity to recognize the contributions of multicultural groups and communities to Canadian society.

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Government of Canada Invests $1.2 Million to Boost the Economy and Support Important Community Infrastructure in the Central Manitoulin Region

Posted November 8, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada today announced an investment of $1,222,490 in support of four projects in the Gore Bay and surrounding area. Provided through FedNor’s Community Futures and Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Programs, this funding will suppo…

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Expert Advisory Group

Posted June 28, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Leaders in creativity and innovation will support the Minister of Canadian Heritage as she seeks input from Canadians

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Government of Canada to make an announcement regarding Parks Canada infrastructure investments in coastal British Columbia

Posted November 9, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Jonathan Wilkinson, Member of Parliament for North Vancouver and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, on behalf of the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, Catherine…

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Mandatory Reporting of Drugs Shortages and Discontinuances on Track for Spring 2017 Implementation

Posted June 29, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, Health Canada published final regulations in the Canada Gazette, Part II requiring mandatory reporting by industry of drug shortages and discontinuances of sales.

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Talking To Aliens – 2016/11/12 – Pt. 3

Posted November 10, 2016 by podcasting@cbc.ca

If aliens came to visit, how would we communicate with them.

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Emerald ash borer confirmed in Thunder Bay, Ontario

Posted June 30, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB) in the Municipality of Thunder Bay, Ontario.

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Minister Dion announces contributions to strengthen Canada’s partnership with Kenya

Posted November 10, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today visited Nairobi, Kenya, to build on Canada’s relationship with Kenya, an important partner and a key contributor to peace and security. Kenya is the second stop on the Minister’s visit to Africa, which also includes Nigeria and Ethiopia.

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Montgomery Place

Posted July 4, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Montgomery Place

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Government of Canada Celebrates the National Historical Significance of Kaplan & Sprachman, Architects and the Eglinton Theatre

Posted November 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Parks Canada and the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada will take part in a plaque unveiling ceremony to commemorate the national historic significance of Kaplan & Sprachman, Architects as a national historic event and the Eglinton Theatre as a national historic site.

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New Philip Avenue Overpass in the North Shore Trade Area now complete

Posted July 5, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Construction of the new Philip Avenue overpass south of West 1st Street in North Vancouver is now complete and will open to vehicle and pedestrian traffic on July 6.

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Canada and Manitoba Metis Federation Celebrate Key Milestone on Road to Reconciliation

Posted November 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs and David Chartrand, President of the Manitoba Metis Federation signed a historic Framework Agreement that marks an important step to advancing reconciliation and charti…

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An Update on Replacing Canada’s CF-18 Fleet

Posted July 6, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada remains committed to building a more agile, better-equipped military, while ensuring best value for Canadians, and leveraging defence procurement to create jobs and economic growth for Canada.

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Backgrounder – Support for vulnerable Palestinian refugees

Posted November 16, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Canada is providing a total of $25 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA).

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Haida Nation and Government of Canada Announce Infrastructure Investments in Gwaii Haanas

Posted July 7, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Le gouvernement du Canada et la Nation haïda annoncent des investissements dans les infrastructures de Gwaii Haanas

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WHMIS 2015 Courses To Help Canadian Organizations Work Safely With Chemicals

Posted November 17, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

WHMIS 2015 Courses To Help Canadian Organizations Work Safely With Chemicals

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Minister Qualtrough to Attend the White Spot | Delta Road Race

Posted July 8, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

DELTA, British Columbia – The Honourable Carla Qualtrough…

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Part Of Your Ear Is Millions Of Years Old – 2016/11/19

Posted November 18, 2016 by podcasting@cbc.ca

One of the two ways sensory signals about how we balance is an evolutionary remnant from 300 million years ago.

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Government of Canada invests in New Schools for Northern Manitoba First Nations

Posted July 11, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada believes every First Nation child should get the best start in life and is committed to working in partnership with First Nations to support a quality education for First Nations youth.

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Government of Canada Invests $100,000 to Improve Batchewana First Nation’s Rankin Arena

Posted November 18, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada’s $100,000 investment in the Rankin Arena, located in the east end of Sault Ste. Marie, will help Batchewana First Nation reduce the operational costs of its sports complex. Assisting with upgrades to the facility’s refrigerati…

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MP Rusnak to Make a FedNor Announcement to Support Business Development and Growth in the Atikokan Region

Posted July 12, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Don Rusnak, Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay-Rainy River, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, will be in Atikokan on Wednesday, July 13, 2016, to …

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Government of Canada accelerates investments in clean electricity

Posted November 21, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada has existing regulations that apply performance standard to new coal-fired electricity-generation units and to units that have reached the end of their useful life.

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Minister Lebouthillier announces appointment to the Canada Revenue Agency’s Board of Management

Posted July 13, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, P.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, today announced the appointment of Ms. Mireille A. Saulnier to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) Board of Management. Ms. Saulnier was nominated by the Province of New Brunswic…

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Minister Morneau Talks Collaboration and Partnerships With Municipal Leaders

Posted November 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Investing in infrastructure is key to strengthening the middle class and ensuring that Canadians have great communities to live in, clean water to drink and clean air to breathe.

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Lyon Street – lane closure

Posted July 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise motorists of the following lane closure on Lyon Street between July 18 and September 14, 2016.

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Minister Duncan to make announcement on funding for breakthrough health science research

Posted November 23, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Ottawa, November 24, 2016-The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will be at The Ottawa Hospital to announce an important investment that will support the health of Canadians through cutting-edge medical technologies.

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