Wednesday: Egypt Coup, Elmwood Bee Deaths, Google Science Fair


Highlights Include:

Part One:
*Egypt Coup. A year after a coming to power in historic elections, President Mohhamed Morsi is overthrown by the military as jubilant crowds celebrate in Tahrir Square.  But the mood in Egypt is tainted with uncertainty.  We speak with a member of the toppled Freedom and Justice Party. 
 *Tahrir Protester. The first time it took 17-days to overthrow the now former president of Egypt. This time it took just 72 hours.  At the birthplace of upheaval, we speak with one of the activists whose revolution is far from over.

Part Two:
*Elmwood Bee Deaths. An Ontario beekeeper loses tens of millions of his honeybees in the space of just a few weeks. Dave Schuit, the owner of Saugeen Country Honey, tells us why he believes pesticides are to blame.
*Google Science Fair. A 15-year-old Victoria student earns herself a spot as a finalist at the renowned science fair by creating a flashlight powered by the heat from her hand. We speak with the young inventor Ann Makosinski.

Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.