Seeing the smart city: Mapping technologies in Canada

Book this topic here So far, it looks as though there will be various forms of sensor technology to collect and analyze data, as well as versatile and shifting buildings and novel transportation systems — all of which seems difficult to imagine, this article explores...

The importance of spices and herbs you didn’t know

Book this topic here Transport of spices crossing deserts and seas, not only drove the exchange of goods and currency but created cultural interaction and diffusion, leading to the spread of ideas, religion and technology across the world. WATCH THE VIDEO...

The life of a mother of a trasgender child

Book this topic here Even without a medical intervention, the decision by parents to allow their children to socially transition can be agonizing. In Molly’s case, she believes the family absolutely made the right decision in allowing Gracie to socially...

What you didn’t know about Gay men

Book this topic here Being gay is not just a sexual orientation, it has to do with so many other aspects.   In this interesting video, some gay men from different backgrounds, ages and ethnicities discuss what it means to be gay for them and all the different things...

Where is the world’s densest city?

Book this topic here Evenly spread over all of the world’s mountains, deserts and other terrains, we would be standing 150 metres away from our nearest neighbours. In the most densely populated cities – from Dhaka to Medellin – we’re right on top of them. Find Article...

Why You Can’t Compare COVID-19 Vaccines

Book this topic here In the US, the first two available Covid-19 vaccines were the ones from Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna. Both vaccines have very high “efficacy rates,” of around 95%. But the third vaccine introduced in the US, from Johnson & Johnson,...

Wooden skyscrapers: sustainable homes of the future?

Book this topic here The use of timber as a structural material in tall buildings has a variety of potential benefits; it is a renewable resource, unlike concrete and steel, it has reduced costs, improved construction timescales, increased fire resistance, significant...
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