Nasa launches helium balloon to test Mars landings – BBC News

A parachute has failed during a Nasa test of new technology for landing larger spacecraft and eventually astronauts on Mars. Tim Allman reports. Pictures

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‘Our culture is in everything’: This Indigenous chef is on a crusade for food sovereignty

Every weekday, Jared Qwustenuxun Williams and his kitchen staff prepare lunch for over 100 elders at Cowichan Tribes on Vancouver Island. Traditionally, the Quw’utsun’

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Sechelt: the B.C. community where water dominates both the geography and the political culture

For a municipality with a name meaning “land between two waters,” the District of Sechelt has a big problem supplying its residents with enough of it. 

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Uncorked: ‘Mommy’ drinking culture normalizing alcoholism for women

This is the first in a four-part series on alcohol and the dark side of the impact it has on Manitoba communities. Tune in

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New high school for Tsuut’ina Nation will have strong focus on culture and curriculum

Construction is starting on a new high school for the Tsuut’ina Nation, west of Calgary, Alta. The new 43,000-square-foot school is the latest in a

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‘Changing military culture’ sees shrinking membership in Canadian Armed Forces club.

A “safe haven” for veterans and first responders in Dartmouth is in danger of closing its doors due to a significant drop in membership

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Cedric the Entertainer says ‘The Neighborhood’ is a ‘blend of culture and community’ – National

The Neighborhood stars Cedric the Entertainer in a comedy about what happens when the friendliest guy in the Midwest moves his family to a

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Remotest of Frozen Graves Franklin Expedition Beechey Island Historical Site Canada High Arctic

Weather Bleached Wooden Grave Markers Frozen graves of three crew members of the Franklin Expedition: William Braine died April 3rd 1846 aged 32 years

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Growing in the Snow

Yet another amazing addition to our Winter’s Delight collection, this photo shows how hardy some flowers are and how determined nature is to survive.

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