Douglas Todd: The hollowing out of Vancouver’s west side (Part 1)

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 04:31:58 +0000

Analysis: From online shopping to skyrocketing commercial property values, higher taxes and rents, UBC’s ‘city’ growth, gentrification and yes, the pandemic, many factors are at play

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Powering up ‘pleasures’ over pandemic: Christmas lights, decorations out early to counter COVID gloom

Credit to Author: Randy Shore| Date: Sat, 05 Dec 2020 01:35:59 +0000

‘There is a lot of pleasure in having something that we can look forward to, especially when there aren’t so many parties and gatherings as usual … For people who are putting up their lights, I say have at it’

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A New Cooling Technology Protects Against Severe Heat & Viral Spread

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 21:39:33 +0000

In the face of dangerous heat waves this summer, Americans have taken shelter in air conditioned cooling centers. Normally, that would be a wise choice, but during a pandemic, indoor shelters present new risks. The same air conditioning systems that keep us cool recirculate air around us, potentially spreading the coronavirus

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Douglas Todd: You’re most likely WEIRD … and don’t even know it

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 15:00:09 +0000

Opinion: WEIRD is a high-impact acronym invented by psychology professors at UBC, referring to people who are ‘Western,’ ‘Educated,’ ‘Industrialized,’ ‘Rich’ and ‘Democratic’

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Douglas Todd: You’re most likely WEIRD … and don’t even know it

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 15:00:09 +0000

Opinion: WEIRD is a high-impact acronym invented by psychology professors at UBC, referring to people who are ‘Western,’ ‘Educated,’ ‘Industrialized,’ ‘Rich’ and ‘Democratic’

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