University of Calgary researcher raises awareness about smartphone data privacy

Do you ever get the feeling that your smartphone is spying on you? Research by an assistant professor at the University of Calgary has highlighted big privacy concerns in the digital age. According to Joel Reardon, that research has been…

Teck Frontier project to challenge Trudeau’s climate policies, relationship to Alberta: expert

The Trudeau government will face a test next month that will challenge its commitment to climate policies and its efforts to reconcile with Western Canada. The Teck Frontier proposal is one of the largest oil sands mines ever proposed in…

96-year-old amateur radio operator at Ontario Science Centre speaks with astronaut

Jean Moffett crossed an item off her bucket list on Wednesday by speaking with Commander Luca Parmitano, an Italian astronaut from the European Space Agency, aboard the International Space Station. “Commander Parmitano, I have two questions to ask you: Do…

Calgary women’s hockey headlines Crowchild Classic for the first time

The annual clash between the University of Calgary and Mount Royal University’s men’s and women’s hockey teams draws thousands of fans to the Saddledome every year. For the first time, the women are getting top billing at the Crowchild Classic.…

Defending champs chosen top seeds for Manitoba men’s, women’s provincial curling championships

For the first time in recent memory, Jennifer Jones is not the top seed at a provincial championship in which she competed. Defending champions Tracy Fleury and Mike McEwen were named the top seeds for the Manitoba Scotties Tournament of…