The computer system that stumbled at the 1996 Olympics
Three business giants -- IBM, Xerox, and Swatch -- teamed up to supply the data journalists needed at the Summer Games in Atlanta. It didn't quite work.
When a metric mix-up led to the 'Gimli Glider' emergency
In 1983 an Air Canada Boeing 767 runs out of gas and is forced to make an emergency landing in Gimli, Man.
Trade secrets revealed (sort of) from the Montreal smoked meat scene
The secret is in the slicing, apparently — though that's only when the meat is ready to serve to customers.
Taxes weren't helping sell U.S. tourists on Canada in 1991
Alex Trebek 'did everything' during his time with CBC
Dreams of treasure in N.S. that turned out to be Cheerios and lard
Restoration of 18th-century choir book in Abenaki language may help revitalization efforts
July 20, 1969: When the other news of the day revolved around the moon
When shiny quarters couldn't lure 'good pickers' to N.B. farms
Why it's good to have a Cadillac in the event of a garbage strike
Poppy Northcutt: The return-to-Earth specialist who helped bring Apollo 11 back
Looking back to Apollo 11: How we did so much with so little