Apr 9, 2015 | 7:37The 180 An argument against labelling GMO foods Audio
The 180 An argument against labelling GMO foods Apr 9, 2015 | 7:37The approval of the "Arctic Apple" for the Canadian market rekindled a debate about whether GMO's should be labelled. In this episode we hear from Fred Guterl,of Scientific American, about why his journal is against mandatory labebeling for GMOs's.
May 7, 2015 | 6:57The 180 No local blood clinic? No problem Audio
The 180 No local blood clinic? No problem May 7, 2015 | 6:57Canadian Blood Services is closing down a number of clinics. Many local residents object, saying they can no longer be served in their home communities. Andre Picard wrote a book on Canada's blood donation system. He says the closures are a good thing.
May 14, 2015 | 8:18The 180 Mapping a shortcoming in Canadian statistical data Audio
The 180 Mapping a shortcoming in Canadian statistical data May 14, 2015 | 8:18Mark Jarvis tried to put together an interactive map detailing the hardest places to live in Canada. The result was a picture of Canada with huge blank spots throughout. He says there are 3 things that need to change about the way Canada approaches stats.
May 22, 2015 | 9:30The 180 Of cash and kidneys. Audio
The 180 Of cash and kidneys. May 22, 2015 | 9:30A high profile plea for live organ donors put the issue of Canada's organ shortage back in the spotlight this week. We hear from a Canadian researcher who has studied what it would take to get more donations of the most-needed organs: kidneys.