Saturday, November 27, 2010

Ontario Health Study

I learned of something called the Ontario Health Study, a recently-launched longitudinal research project that aims to collect health data from millions of Ontarians over the next several decades. They currently have a large presence on the TTC - to learn more, visit the study website or this Globe and Mail article.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Wool Lovers in Kingston

To the Wool Lovers in Kingston:

Thanks for putting woollen covers on downtown Kingston's bike stands. They're really pretty and help liven up the urban landscape. I don't remember the e-mail address you tagged your creations with, but consider this a fan letter!

Derek

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Local if necessary, but not necessarily local

A Globe and Mail article discusses the environmental impact of salmon that is produced locally versus being shipped from an international location. The answers may are surprising!