How to be an ally to Asian and Asian-American communities amid recent attacks

Donate to help Asian communities

A host of organizations could use your donations, including but not limited to: Armed Patrol Security Guards for Oakland Chinatown, Hate Is A Virus, and Asian Americans Advancing Justice. New York Magazine has a list of over 50 ways you can support the Asian communities.

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Instant Pot gardening hack hurries up Mother Nature

Lynda Boonstra

An Ottawa scientist who’s a keen amateur gardener has figured out how to speed up seed germination using her Instant Pot. The low, constant heat of the yogurt setting is perfect to jump start seeds.

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Federal carbon-offset proposal will likely give illusion of progress, even as it increases emissions

Air pollution

Offset credits won’t necessarily reflect real reductions in carbon emissions, write Nicholas Rivers, Mark Jaccard and Kathryn Harrison.

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‘Try not to stop and start’ while driving, Honda tells owners stuck with cars not fit for winter

Jean-François Beaulieu

Some Honda drivers say they’re stuck with vehicles not made for Canadian winters and, for some, a product update didn’t fix the problem. A consumer advocate says carmakers are allowed to get away with not fixing problems like this because some of Canada’s safety standards are decades out of date.

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Conflicts with coyotes in Vancouver’s Stanley Park could continue into summer, officials say

Coyote Stanley Park Alex Puttonen

Fifteen people have been bitten by coyotes in the park since December and there have been more than 150 reports of coyote encounters.

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Wildfires in southern Alberta contained after village evacuated

Grassfire

Wildfires that forced approximately 275 residents to leave their village in southern Alberta on Sunday have now been contained.

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What it’s like to photograph caribou on Fogo Island

Caribou on Fogo Island Paddy Barry

Wildlife in Newfoundland and Labrador isn’t hard to come by, and on Fogo Island, photographer Paddy Barry enjoys taking breathtaking photos of the 350 or so caribou in the region.

How to be an ally to Asian and Asian-American communities amid recent attacks

Donate to help Asian communities

A host of organizations could use your donations, including but not limited to: Armed Patrol Security Guards for Oakland Chinatown, Hate Is A Virus, and Asian Americans Advancing Justice. New York Magazine has a list of over 50 ways you can support the Asian communities.

How to be an ally to Asian and Asian-American communities amid recent attacks

Donate to help Asian communities

A host of organizations could use your donations, including but not limited to: Armed Patrol Security Guards for Oakland Chinatown, Hate Is A Virus, and Asian Americans Advancing Justice. New York Magazine has a list of over 50 ways you can support the Asian communities.

How to be an ally to Asian and Asian-American communities amid recent attacks

Donate to help Asian communities

A host of organizations could use your donations, including but not limited to: Armed Patrol Security Guards for Oakland Chinatown, Hate Is A Virus, and Asian Americans Advancing Justice. New York Magazine has a list of over 50 ways you can support the Asian communities.