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David Suzuki: Let’s raise the bar for 2014

David Suzuki: Let’s raise the bar for 2014

We need everyone to raise the bar on discussion and action — in politics, the media and our own lives. Let’s make the coming year a better one.

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David Suzuki: Make Canada’s reality match its image

David Suzuki: Make Canada’s reality match its image

Our Constitution doesn’t mention the environment. How can we fully enjoy our freedoms without the right to live in a healthy environment?

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David Suzuki: Greenpeace arrests show attempts to silence environmentalists continue

David Suzuki: Greenpeace arrests show attempts to silence environmentalists continue

Human rights are vulnerable at a time when governments aggressively promote the interests of corporations over a healthy environment.

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Energy choices risk climate chaos for Atlantic Canada – Science Matters

Energy choices risk climate chaos for Atlantic Canada – Science Matters

When it comes to climate change, our future will not be determined by chance but by choice. We can choose to ignore the science, or we can change our ways and reduce carbon emissions and our dependence on fossil fuels.

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Scientists work to solve mystery of dying bees

Scientists work to solve mystery of dying bees

We need to get a handle on the toxic chemicals we use to grow food. If our practices kill insects and birds that make it possible to grow crops, we’re defeating their purpose and putting ourselves and the rest of nature at risk.

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Water: Is the glass half empty or half full? – Science Matters

Water: Is the glass half empty or half full? – Science Matters

Water is our most precious resource, but we waste it, just as we waste other resources, including oil and gas.

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Map app helps bring nature into the equation – Science Matters

Map app helps bring nature into the equation – Science Matters

The David Suzuki Foundation and Google Earth Outreach are launching an online map that will allow residents and decision-makers to zoom in to their community and calculate the economic value of natural capital assets.

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Endangered species face one-two government punch – Science Matters

Endangered species face one-two government punch – Science Matters

Canada’s environmental laws are under attack by both the federal and Ontario governments.

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Are Canada’s scientists being muzzled?

Many prominent Canadian researchers have complained that the Federal Government has not been allowing them to speak to journalists about their cutting-edge research.

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What are governments for? – Science Matters

What are governments for? – Science Matters

What purpose do governments serve? Some people think we could do without them, but that’s absurd. Even libertarians agree that some kind of police force and legal system are necessary…

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