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Ray Ivany on building our new economy

The Nova Scotia Commission on Building our New Economy will engage people in this province in a discussion about how we want to shape our economic future. Commission head Ray Ivany is president of Acadia University in Wolfville, and a former president of the Nova Scotia Community College.

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Mainstreet NS life & career of Vice-Admiral Harry DeWolf (his birthday was June 26) Jun 25, 2015 | 15:34Michael Whitby is the senior naval historian with the Directorate of History & Herigage at the Department of National Defence. He wrote the chapter about Nova Scotia's famous war hero in The Admirals: Canada's Senior Naval Leadership In The Twentieth Cent
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Mainstreet NS - Our oceans guy talks about how tropical fish end up in your aquariumMar 24, 2015 | 6:55Mainstreet NS Our oceans guy talks about how tropical fish end up in your aquarium Audio
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Mainstreet NS The secret lives of wild animals Jun 16, 2015 | 11:06Our oceans guy Boris Worm tells host Stephanie Domet why this is the golden age of ocean tracking.
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Mainstreet NS Katy Bowman on Alignment Aug 13, 2014 | 13:09Bio-mechanist Katy Bowman checks Stephanie's alignment and has some tips from her new book, Move Your DNA
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Mainstreet NS Oceans Guy: ocean life during age of dinosaurs Feb 3, 2015 | 10:49The exhibit Dinosaurs Unearthed at the Museum of Natural History got us wondering what kind of creatures roamed the oceans during that period of Earth's history. So we asked Boris Worm.
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Mainstreet NS Planes makes "terrifying" storm landing in Halifax Mar 27, 2014 | 11:20Craig Jackson and his wife were passengers aboard a flight that made three harrowing attempts to land in Halifax, during a storm that saw high winds and whiteout conditions. He describes the experience.
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