Aug 14, 2015 | 8:32The 180 Cities should learn to love industry Audio
The 180 Cities should learn to love industry Aug 14, 2015 | 8:32Especially when it comes to the urban waterfront in Canada -- it's goodbye lumber and cement, hello lattes and high rent. But Peter Hall, an associate professor at Simon Fraser University, says might live to regret the shift.
Aug 7, 2015 | 54:00The 180 Green lawns, bullying, and sarcasm Audio
The 180 Green lawns, bullying, and sarcasm Aug 7, 2015 | 54:00This week on the 180 we learn how watering lawns might be the best choice in a drought, research that points to a genetic basis for bullying, and a study that suggests sarcasm creates a hothouse for creative minds.
Aug 7, 2015 | 9:47The 180 Sarcasm as a creative force Audio
The 180 Sarcasm as a creative force Aug 7, 2015 | 9:47Many a delicate flower of an idea has withered under the heat of a sarcastic jab from a colleague, parent, or boss. But a new study suggests that sarcasm might be just the thing for a budding creative mind.
Aug 7, 2015 | 8:26The 180 The genetic roots of bullying Audio
The 180 The genetic roots of bullying Aug 7, 2015 | 8:26Jennifer Wong is an assistant professor of Criminology at Simon Fraser University in BC. She led a recent study that concluded bullying is genetic -- and that those bullying genes actually do some good.
Aug 7, 2015 | 10:01The 180 The ethics of lawn watering Audio
The 180 The ethics of lawn watering Aug 7, 2015 | 10:01Alan White is the Ontario representative for the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association. He says lawn watering restrictions are missing the point: Hot, dry weather is when we need healthy grass the most.
Jul 30, 2015 | 7:02The 180 Forget individuality - it's smarter to conform Audio
The 180 Forget individuality - it's smarter to conform Jul 30, 2015 | 7:02Follow your own path, march to the beat of your own drum, go your own way... We've all heard the advice to be an individual. But this week, we hear from someone who says following the pack is the way to go - and he has the research to back it up.