The Pacific Plastic Garbage Patch Lies North of HawaiiAlthough its existence has been known of for over a decade, not much has been done about this ever growing plastic nightmare. What has come to be known as the Pacific Plastic Garbage Patch also has an Atlantic cousin which is just as alarming. The Pacific Patch is estimated to be twice the size of Texas, and is a little difficult to measure or spot, since the garbage floats below the surface..
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileAlmost a quarter of Canadians don’t eat any fruits or vegetables on a daily basis, an indication that eating habits haven’t changed markedly in five years, according to a survey conducted on behalf of Dietitians of Canada.In a survey of 2,292 adults, 23 per cent of respondents said in their account of the previous day’s meals and snacks that they did not consume any vegetables or fruit.And 38 per cent of respondents said they didn’t consume any milk or milk products.Full storyDo you manage to fit in all four food groups in a day’s meal? Share your recipes.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.
Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture. Continue reading this post.
Well homelessness and poverty are at the lowest level in the history of the world (since we started counting) so I saw we keep doing what we’re doing. It’s working pretty fucking well and the numbers are still dropping. If you want to make a difference I suggest you donate to habitat for humanity or similar charity.
How The Game Is PlayedA quick overview of how football is played. The field in play is 100 yards long with two end zones where the scoring takes place. Each team takes turns with ball possession and has 4 downs (or 4 turns) to move the ball 10 yards.