Coral bleaching is the biggest threat to the Great Barrier Reef. But it’s too early for obituaries.
What do fans of atmospheric post-punk music have in common with ancient barbarians? Not much … so why are both known as “goths”? Is it a weird coincidence – or is there a deeper connection stretching across the centuries? Dan Adams investigates.
Lesson by Dan Adams, animation by Globizco.
Capilano U is a vibrant and innovative university in a spectacular West Coast city. Just 20 minutes from downtown Vancouver, Capilano’s main campus in North Vancouver is just minutes away from vast wilderness and unspoiled beaches, yet is within easy reach of the trendy shops and eateries of Vancouver’s North Shore. Capilano U also has campuses in Squamish and Sechelt, friendly coastal communities with phenomenal outdoor recreation and arts and culture activities. We invite you to take a closer look.
Researchers have just found two new ways to make solar power more efficient. Could this solve our energy crisis?
When radium was first discovered, its luminous green color inspired people to add it into beauty products and jewelry. It wasn’t until much later that we realized that radium’s harmful effects outweighed its visual benefits. Unfortunately, radium isn’t the only pigment that historically seemed harmless or useful but turned out to be deadly. J. V. Maranto details history’s deadliest colors.
Lesson by J. V. Maranto, animation by Juan M. Urbina.