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Ottawa's Andrew Rader shortlisted for Mars One journey

He wants to boldly go where no man has gone before.

He’s a mission integrator with SpaceX, which designs and manufactures advanced rockets, a card game designer, a nonfiction author who writes about why one-way trips to Mars make sense, an admitted Star Trek aficionado. 381 more words

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Big Ben Tardioli races to a national canoe-kayak team

By Martin Cleary

This is the year of achievement for Ben Tardioli.

Whether on the water or in the classroom, the 24-year-old Ottawa resident has hit new heights as an athlete and a student in the past three months. 714 more words


Jugs or bags? The milk debate rages on

Perhaps the biggest difference between the United States and Canada (or at least in Quebec and Ontario) isn’t universal health care, the metric system or a parliamentary system of governance.  609 more words

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Carleton University trying to nab YouTube motorcyclist seen speeding through pedestrian tunnels at 80km/h

Carleton University officials are furious and police are curious about a YouTube video showing a young man riding a motorcycle at speeds of up to 80 km/h through the university’s pedestrian tunnels. 449 more words


'Crazy,' 'stupid,' 'reckless:' Carleton students, staff react to tunnel biker

Ottawa police have taken over Carleton University’s investigation surrounding a video of a man riding a motorcycle through the school’s pedestrian tunnels.

Const. Marc Soucy said the central division began investigating after a report was filed Tuesday. 739 more words

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VIDEO: Idiot drives 80km/h in Carleton University's underground tunnels

The speedometer on his bike reads 85km/h at one point during the ride.

Someone used a helmet-mounted camera to film themselves driving a motorcycle at high speeds through the underground pedestrian tunnels at Carleton University in Ottawa. 167 more words