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Canada to phase out in 3 years old rail tankers of type that exploded in Lac-Megantic disaster

TORONTO  — Canada will require a three-year phase out or retrofit of the type of rail tankers involved in last summer’s massive explosion of an oil train that destroyed much of a Quebec town and incinerated 47 people, a government official told The Associated Press Wednesday. 417 more words


When the provincial government talks transportation, it's all about Toronto

Consider this “open letter” — this is how these people work, with letters that their ostensible recipients aren’t expected to read — that NDP leader Andrea Horwath sent the premier Wednesday morning… 167 more words

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SpaceX Dragon Grappled to Canadarm2

NASA – On Sunday, April 20, 2014, the Expedition 39 crew aboard the International Space Station welcomed nearly two-and-a-half tons of supplies and scientific payloads to the station with the arrival of the third SpaceX Dragon commercial cargo spacecraft. 116 more words

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On your mark, get set, TRAVEL!

I’ve been on wonderful adventures this semester. The trip to Berlin was AMAZING. If I could afford to live in Europe, knew German, and wouldn’t miss my family, I would consider living in Berlin. 647 more words

The Argument for Infrastructure – Part 1: Lessons from a Separated City

By James Hansen.

From the outside Langley, British Columbia may appear to be a typical city, one of many which form the suburbs of Vancouver. However, for those who live there it is known for having quite an unusual political situation. 1,040 more words


3 Essential tips when flying in Europe

We all know that we, students, love to explore the world. Since flying substantially cheaper during past 5 years, it is one of the most popular method of transportation.  178 more words