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Can ladybugs “see” electricity?

We know birds do it, bee do it and apparently even educated fleas do it — I’m wondering if ladybugs can also do it — if they can see or sense electricity or rather, electromagnetic radiation. 712 more words

Vancouver B.C.

School for homelessness? That'd teach people!

The strike by British Columbia teachers which began on June 17 is now in it’s ninth week and the new school year is only two weeks away. 416 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Nuts! I was hoping for some fresh music

On my way to bed last night I found a tub of peanuts someone left out on top of a dumpster. Not just any kind either. 125 more words

Vancouver B.C.

My Little self-entitled Pony waits

The normal rules don’t apply to a My Little Pony — they’re special.

Forget about getting the horse to pull the cart or even putting the cart before the horse; a My Little Pony will actually get… 78 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Don't mind us, we're just repaving!

Ah…don’t you just love the smell of fresh asphalt in the morning?

City Engineering Department crews with Streets Operations are in the process of repaving the stretch of West Broadway Avenue between Oak Street and South Granville Street. 220 more words

Vancouver B.C.

The leaf of things to come

Every day It feels more like autumn and I mean that in the nicest possible way.

I think four of the last five days — Tuesday to Friday morning — Vancouver has enjoyed rain. 169 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Risa Salsberg

Risa Salsberg is a mixed-media artist based in Vancouver, B.C. Her illustrations are approachable, intimate and contemplative. Since 2005 she has created more than 3000 images for her “A Drawing A Day” series, documenting the transient experiences and subtle emotions of each day. 315 more words