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Government volunteers, Little America, Luxembourg Royal Visit, Y2K Prepper (repeat)

Canadian Gov't is looking to fill 20,000 volunteer positions. We profile Toronto's Little America Neighbourhood. We announce the plans for Luxembourg's royal visit. We meet a man who has lived in a bunker since 2000.

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C'est la vie Bridging the two solitudes in medical care Oct 26, 2014 | 27:30A group of physicians, led by a doctor in Edmonton, is trying to bridge the two solitudes in medical care. Find out about the initiative to improve communication between English and French speaking doctors and patients.
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Atlantic Voice The Smell of Money Oct 26, 2014 | 27:10The story of a Nova Scotia community fed up with the fumes from the local pulp mill...and a discussion about how to balance growing the economy with protecting the environment.
Spark - The future of videoconferencingOct 26, 2014 | 8:53Spark The future of videoconferencing Audio
Spark The future of videoconferencing Oct 26, 2014 | 8:53Demetrios Karis studied videoconferencing and video portals at Google because he wanted to explore their benefits and limitations for group collaboration.
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Spark Cyberslacking Oct 26, 2014 | 7:29Thomas O'Neill researches personality and cyberslacking because he believes it can help employees better manage their remote work.
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