Jan 8, 2013 | 7:00The Trailbreaker Oilsands Pollution Audio
The Trailbreaker Oilsands Pollution Jan 8, 2013 | 7:00There's more evidence of pollution from the oilsands. This time researchers traced atmospheric emissions back decades using sediment cores from lakes in Northern Alberta. Joshua Kurek is the lead author on a new study out of Queen's University.
Jan 28, 2013 | 6:06The Trailbreaker Antarctic Recovery Called Off Audio
The Trailbreaker Antarctic Recovery Called Off Jan 28, 2013 | 6:06The Trailbreaker's Joslyn Oosenbrug speaks with Peter West of the National Science Foundation about the twin otter airplane that crashed in Antarctica with three Canadians on board. The U.S. Government Agency manages the U.S. Antarctic program, and is co-ordinating recovery efforts with New Zealand. Over the weekend they made the call to leave the plane where it crashed. The wreckage is largely embedded in snow and ice on a steep mountain slope.
Apr 25, 2013 | 8:21The Trailbreaker Not Such a Pipe Dream After All? Audio
The Trailbreaker Not Such a Pipe Dream After All? Apr 25, 2013 | 8:21Last summer Premier Bob McLeod got in the middle of a spat between the Premiers of Alberta and BC.
He suggested Alberta consider a northern route for a bitumen pipeline--through the Northwest Territories to the Arctic coast.
Some analysts called it a