Mainstreet NSPsychiatrist: brains of people under 25 more prone to radicalizationFeb 17, 2015 | 14:19Dr Shimi Kang tells Stephanie why some young people are inclined to embrace extreme messages, whether they come from ISIS, or an online community of "Columbiners."
Mainstreet NSMPs on feds' anti-terrorism bill, and whether to answer ISIS criticismsFeb 4, 2015 | 15:49Stephanie talks to Conservative Scott Armstrong, the NDP's Robert Chisholm, and Liberal Scott Brison.
Mainstreet NSOceans Guy: ocean life during age of dinosaursFeb 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.
Mainstreet NSSMU religious studies prof on how to "counter-message" ISISFeb 2, 2015 | 18:01Stephanie talks to Syed Adnan Hussain about the narrative ISIS uses to recruit westerners and justify its actions in the Middle East, and how western governments can best combat it.
Mainstreet NSMark Henick InterviewJan 30, 2015 | 12:49A man from Cape Breton is trying to find the man who saved his life. Mark Henick says he was about to jump off an overpass bridge in Cape Breton when a stranger stopped him. He says that man, and that moment, changed his life.
Mainstreet NSHit Me With Some Science: Galapagos Giant TortoiseJan 28, 2015 | 7:42The saddleback giant tortoise population on Pinzon Island appears to be recovering for the first time in more than 150 years. Sonya Lee from the Discovery brings us the story.
Mainstreet NSOceans on verge of major extinction event; Canada's track record "poor"Jan 20, 2015 | 11:08Our oceans guy Boris Worm tells Stephanie our oceans are becoming more of an industrial landscape, while Canada fails in most of its attempts to help vulnerable species in our waters, and even trips up international initiatives to help.
Mainstreet NSMom wants to learn from her son's journey to extremism, and SyriaJan 6, 2015 | 16:00Chris Boudreau tells Mainstreet's Stephanie Domet we need a public inquiry into recruitment and radicalization in Canada.
Mainstreet NSScientists study link between less sea ice and more extreme weatherJan 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 NSRobert Wright InterviewDec 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 NSDNR Minister Zach Churchill responds to criticsDec 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 NSBob Bancroft calls for a shake-up at DNRDec 15, 2014 | 12:08Wildlife biologist Bob Bancroft tells Stephanie Domet he thinks Nova Scotia's Department of Natural Resources is failing our forests.