If the world keeps getting warmer, Toronto could feel like Washington, D.C., by 2050: study

If you’ve ever been to Washington, D.C., in the middle of July, you know how hot and humid the city can feel. In 30 years, this is what Toronto’s summer months could feel like. That’s according to a recent study…

Swimmers urged to take precautions with blue-green algae warning in effect along Saint John River

The beach at Mactaquac Provincial Park is the perfect place to soak up the sun and cool off in the water, especially with the province under a heat warning this weekend. Story continues below However, the blue-green algae plaguing lakes…

Calgarians create garbage fashion to highlight clothing waste: ‘It’s a big problem’

It can be a quick solution if you’re caught out in one of those sudden showers Calgary’s been getting a lot of lately: grab a big plastic bag to help keep yourself dry. Now some people are donning those bags…

Calgarians create garbage fashion to highlight ‘big problem’ of clothing waste

They salvaged under the kitchen sink and in recycling bins, and now some Calgarians are using what they found to spread the word on sustainable fashion. People with the Humainologie non-profit group are turning trash into wearable items for an…