Questioning LRT, math app for kids, Juan de Fuca hearing and Victoria's Booker Prize nominee
Waterloo transit critic Peter Shawn Taylor talks about that Ontario city's plans for a light rapid transit system, and why he thinks small cities like Victoria are making a costly mistake by pursuing ambitious light rail plans.
Tim and Leslee Francis Pelton, a husband and wife team from the University of Victoria, talk about a math app they've developed for kids aged five to 12 to use on iPhones and iPads that help take the fear out of math.
Environmental activist Vicky Husband discusses the proposed resort development on the Juan de Fuca trail that is the subject of a two-evening public hearing starting tonight.
Victoria writer Esi Edugyan talks about her new novel, Half-Blood Blues, and the announcement that she has been shortlisted for the UK's Booker Prize.
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