host picture

  |
Bookmark and Share

Empress car-charger, missing women, wheelchair basketball, nearly Nobel and open data.

empresscharger.jpg    Tea and crumpets while your electric car charges up. Gregor heads to the front lawn of the Empress Hotel to learn more about a new charging station for electric vehicles.















(The Fairmont Empress/Facebook)

Download Flash Player to view this content.
 

As the missing women's commission begins in Vancouver, a Victoria advocate for sex workers talks about whether about whether it can be salvaged from the criticism that has surrounded it.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Reporter Michael Tymchuk tries out Victoria's recreational wheelchair basketball program, which is looking for new participants with or without disabilities.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

For more information, check out Victoria Wheelchair Sports, or call 250-418-0489

Gregor speaks with Sebastien Fabro, a Victoria man who helped author a Nobel-prize-winning study on the expanding universe which received this year's award for physics.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Victoria councillor Marianne Alto talks about the purpose and the potential of putting all of the city's data online under her Open Data proposal.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. 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.