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Get ready to say aww it’s National Panda Day

It’s the best day ever, a time to celebrate adorable tuxedo-wearing fluff balls

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Scientists find microplastics in B.C. water samples, launch campaign

Scientists find microplastics in B.C. water samples, launch campaign

Ocean Wise kicks off #BePlasticWise, calling on British Columbians to reduce their plastic waste

Scientists find microplastics in B.C. water samples, launch campaign
Why one Hedley fan covered up her tattoo

Why one Hedley fan covered up her tattoo

Sabrina Johnston said she can’t support band in wake of lead singer’s sexual misconduct allegations

Why one Hedley fan covered up her tattoo
Canadian Olympic star Duhamel lends voice to calls for end to dog-meat trade
Canadian Olympic star Duhamel lends voice to calls for end to dog-meat trade
Port Angeles firefighters, wash down the tennis courts at Erickson Playfield. (Black Press Media file photo)

Firefighters, nurses top list of most respected professions in Canada: poll

From emergency respondents to architects, Canadians have varying levels of positivity towards jobs

Port Angeles firefighters, wash down the tennis courts at Erickson Playfield. (Black Press Media file photo)
#LeaveYourPhoneAlone: Driver caught using device twice within 7 minutes
#LeaveYourPhoneAlone: Driver caught using device twice within 7 minutes
Celebrate this delicious holiday with a slice of pie. (Wikimedia Commons)

Happy Pi Day!

The irrational and nerdy but entirely delicious holiday is celebrated today

Celebrate this delicious holiday with a slice of pie. (Wikimedia Commons)
VIDEO: B.C. conservation officer gets wakeup call by moose
VIDEO: B.C. conservation officer gets wakeup call by moose
Stephen Hawking, is remembered for his contributions to science by some of the world’s greatest (via @lwpkommunikacio/Flickr)

Tributes from around the world pour in for Stephen Hawking

Theoretical physicist remembered as one of science’s most brilliant minds

Stephen Hawking, is remembered for his contributions to science by some of the world’s greatest (via @lwpkommunikacio/Flickr)
Survey results suggest people under the age of 35 were three times more likely to consider themselves vegetarians or vegans than people 49 or older. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Most vegans, vegetarians in Canada are under 35: poll

Survey says 16 per cent of all vegetarians in Canada live in British Columbia

Survey results suggest people under the age of 35 were three times more likely to consider themselves vegetarians or vegans than people 49 or older. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Rugby fans showed up as Pandas and all sorts of costumes in support of rugby sevens

Costumed fans went wild for HSBC Canada Sevens in Vancouver

More than 77,000 fans showed up at the major event dressed in all sorts of wacky clothes

Rugby fans showed up as Pandas and all sorts of costumes in support of rugby sevens
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) reaches to celebrate with right wing T.J. Oshie (77) after scoring in the first period against the Winnipeg Jets on Monday in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Alex Ovechkin joins NHL’s exclusive 600-goal club

Caps’ captain is fourth-fastest player to 600 behind only Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux and Brett Hull

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) reaches to celebrate with right wing T.J. Oshie (77) after scoring in the first period against the Winnipeg Jets on Monday in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
VIDEO: Therapy dogs makes students happier, study finds

VIDEO: Therapy dogs makes students happier, study finds

UBC researchers say students preparing for finals benefit from sessions

  • Mar 12, 2018
VIDEO: Therapy dogs makes students happier, study finds
REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video
Wei Cheng, from UBC, has lead a project in developing a simple, cost-effective technique for making smart windows (via @ubcpublicaffairs/YouTube)

VIDEO: UBC researchers create new method for self-tinting windows

Smart windows conserve building energy by switching from clear to tinted, controlling heat and light

Wei Cheng, from UBC, has lead a project in developing a simple, cost-effective technique for making smart windows (via @ubcpublicaffairs/YouTube)
Daylight saving: 5 things you need to know about smoke and CO alarms

Daylight saving: 5 things you need to know about smoke and CO alarms

Officials are reminding us to replace the batteries in our smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms

Daylight saving: 5 things you need to know about smoke and CO alarms
Volunteer pilots, donors gives hope wings

Volunteer pilots, donors gives hope wings

Charity helps people in Canada’s wilderness get to medical help

Volunteer pilots, donors gives hope wings
One B.C. man’s icy answer to affordable housing

One B.C. man’s icy answer to affordable housing

B.C. man from Village of Granisle creates pristine igloo jokingly an option for affordable housing

One B.C. man’s icy answer to affordable housing
Farm manure could be viable renewable energy source, Canadian researchers say

Farm manure could be viable renewable energy source, Canadian researchers say

A chemical reaction in the converter would produce methane from carbon dioxide in the biogas

Farm manure could be viable renewable energy source, Canadian researchers say
Most Canadians can’t name achievements of famous women: poll

Most Canadians can’t name achievements of famous women: poll

Knowledge levels were next to non-existent when respondents were asked about the accomplishments

Most Canadians can’t name achievements of famous women: poll