Listeners of The Morning Edition offered words of support and shared their experiences with two specialists who recently told CBC News they left their positions due to excessive workload without much relief
The province of Saskatchewan is losing all but one of its gynecologic oncologists. Departing specialists say burn out was inevitable without additional manpower and support. It’s a chronic issue in smaller centres in Canada.
Le Papillon, in which a kidnapped princess is transformed into a butterfly, is sillier than your average ballet. It’s not even scientifically accurate — the climax involves a butterfly’s wings burning after it flies into a torch, even though, unlike moths, butterflies aren’t attracted to bright lights. In fact, the most significant thing about the […]
Enlarge / Glory to Rome, as seen in Jeff Lozito’s recent unauthorized redesign/printing. (credit: Jeff Lozito) I remember exactly where I was the first time I played Glory to Rome. It was the spring of 2011. I was on a Thalys high-speed train leaving Amsterdam, headed for Cologne, not far from where I was living […]
During the 1970s, the Viking probe went to Mars and found no evidence of any organic matter. Yet NASA recently announced its Curiosity rover had discovered complex organic molecules on the surface of Mars. It now seems Viking may have made the same discovery more than 40 years ago — then accidentally burned it up. […]
[unable to retrieve full-text content] Controversy erupted in the seventh end of the Canada-China wheelchair curling semifinal. After Canada burned a Chinese stone, Chinese skip Wang Haitao opted to keep the stone in the house.
Google Maps Street View is one way that Britons who can’t afford to travel can see the glove. There are various strange and mysterious sights all over the globe, and this is one of them. The Darvaza Gas Crater is also known as the “Door to Hell”, a rather frightening name. The site in the […]
Palestinian protesters carried out a mock execution of US President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, culminating in effigies of the pair being burned. The spectacle comes amid worsening US-Palestinian relations. The staged hanging took place at Aida refugee camp near Bethlehem in the West Bank to show the community’s “rejection” of US budget […]
Bitcoin speculators are ‘getting burned’ and companies that recently pivoted to blockchain are going down with them
Markets Insider Bitcoin is in its worst weekly sell-off since 2013. The plunge is dragging companies in the cryptocurrency space, including some that recently changed their core businesses. Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies are tumbling on Friday along with the shares of several companies in the space. Some of these companies recently announced they […]
California wildfires have continued to rage, burning over an area larger than New York City over the southern area of the state. Thomas Fire, as the wildfire has become known, has scorched 230,000 acres of the area in the past week. By comparison, New York City covers more than 205,000 acres – making the California […]