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Ursa Major

We find out why the constellation Ursa Major doesn't look like a bear.

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Mainstreet NS - Scientists study link between less sea ice and more extreme weatherJan 6, 2015 | 8:10Mainstreet NS Scientists study link between less sea ice and more extreme weather Audio
Mainstreet NS Scientists study link between less sea ice and more extreme weather Jan 6, 2015 | 8:10Our Oceans Guy Boris Worm tells Stephanie about the influence melting Artic sea ice may be having on changing weather patterns in the Northern Hemisphere.
Mainstreet NS - Robert Huish InterviewDec 29, 2014 | 16:16Mainstreet NS Robert Huish Interview Audio
Mainstreet NS Robert Huish Interview Dec 29, 2014 | 16:16Jackie Torrens talks to Robert Huish, a professor of International Development, about the nature of protest in society.
Mainstreet NS - Robert Wright InterviewDec 22, 2014 | 17:48Mainstreet NS Robert Wright Interview Audio
Mainstreet NS Robert Wright Interview Dec 22, 2014 | 17:48A conversation about the conversations men could be having to change misogynistic attitudes, like the ones posted online by some dentistry students at Dalhousie.
Mainstreet NS - Hit Me With Some Science: Mantis ShrimpDec 17, 2014 | 5:08Mainstreet NS Hit Me With Some Science: Mantis Shrimp Audio
Mainstreet NS Hit Me With Some Science: Mantis Shrimp Dec 17, 2014 | 5:08The Muhammad Ali of the sea: science educator Sonya Lee tells us about a sea creature that packs a serious punch.
Mainstreet NS - DNR Minister Zach Churchill responds to criticsDec 17, 2014 | 12:10Mainstreet NS DNR Minister Zach Churchill responds to critics Audio
Mainstreet NS DNR Minister Zach Churchill responds to critics Dec 17, 2014 | 12:10Nova Scotia's Minister of Natural of Natural Resources tells Stephanie Domet the government is trying to take a balanced approach to managing the province's forests.
Mainstreet NS - Bob Bancroft calls for a shake-up at DNRDec 15, 2014 | 12:08Mainstreet NS Bob Bancroft calls for a shake-up at DNR Audio
Mainstreet NS Bob Bancroft calls for a shake-up at DNR Dec 15, 2014 | 12:08Wildlife biologist Bob Bancroft tells Stephanie Domet he thinks Nova Scotia's Department of Natural Resources is failing our forests.
Mainstreet NS - Ghostbusters ScriptNov 27, 2014 | 9:34Mainstreet NS Ghostbusters Script Audio
Mainstreet NS Ghostbusters Script Nov 27, 2014 | 9:34Local filmmaker Sean Grady tells us why he wrote a screenplay for a Ghostbusters sequel, and then put someone else's name on it.
Mainstreet NS - sex worker Debbie takes questions from MSVU studentsNov 26, 2014 | 8:44Mainstreet NS sex worker Debbie takes questions from MSVU students Audio
Mainstreet NS sex worker Debbie takes questions from MSVU students Nov 26, 2014 | 8:44
Mainstreet NS - Guilty but not sorry - victim's dad about convicted men in child porn caseNov 25, 2014 | 16:21Mainstreet NS Guilty but not sorry - victim's dad about convicted men in child porn case Audio
Mainstreet NS Guilty but not sorry - victim's dad about convicted men in child porn case Nov 25, 2014 | 16:21Stephanie talks a man whose name we cannot mention about two guilty pleas from young men whose names we cannot mention in a case that involved the man's daughter whose name we also cannot mention.
Mainstreet NS - sex worker Debbie speaks to MSVU studentsNov 25, 2014 | 14:05Mainstreet NS sex worker Debbie speaks to MSVU students Audio
Mainstreet NS sex worker Debbie speaks to MSVU students Nov 25, 2014 | 14:05This is a condensed excerpt from a speech Debbie made on Monday 24 November.
Mainstreet NS - Justice Minister Peter MacKay on "terrorism"Nov 20, 2014 | 10:26Mainstreet NS Justice Minister Peter MacKay on "terrorism" Audio
Mainstreet NS Justice Minister Peter MacKay on "terrorism" Nov 20, 2014 | 10:26Stephanie asks the federal Justice Minister why "terrorism" is the right word to describe recent attacks in Ontario and Quebec.
Mainstreet NS - Ken Hansen says "terrorism" wrong word to describe October attacksNov 12, 2014 | 14:52Mainstreet NS Ken Hansen says "terrorism" wrong word to describe October attacks Audio
Mainstreet NS Ken Hansen says "terrorism" wrong word to describe October attacks Nov 12, 2014 | 14:52Stephanie talks with Ken Hansen, a retired Navy commander who co-chaired the Maritime Studies Programme at the Canadian Forces College in Toronto. Now he's a research fellow at the Centre For Foreign Policy Studies at Dalhousie University.
Mainstreet NS - Kathy StinsonOct 31, 2014 | 9:44Mainstreet NS Kathy Stinson Audio
Mainstreet NS Kathy Stinson Oct 31, 2014 | 9:44Kathy Stinson, author of "The Man with the Violin," chats with Stephanie about her book
Mainstreet NS - Author meets TD Kids Book ClubOct 31, 2014 | 12:38Mainstreet NS Author meets TD Kids Book Club Audio
Mainstreet NS Author meets TD Kids Book Club Oct 31, 2014 | 12:38Kathy Stinson meets with the kids from Central Spryfield Elementary who make up our TD Kids Book Club
Mainstreet NS - The Man with the CelloOct 30, 2014 | 16:12Mainstreet NS The Man with the Cello Audio
Mainstreet NS The Man with the Cello Oct 30, 2014 | 16:12Polly Leger explains what happens when a cellist plays for busy commuters in the HFX ferry terminal

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