Life

Life

African women in shawls carrying empty containers queue up in desert

Poverty and inequality have resulted in unequal access to the Earth’s bounty.

Three female friends with drinks around a table, including one in a wheelchair

For some disabled people, the flexible plastic straw is life-sustaining.

Several people cycling down street beside bus

Cycling could offer public officials a way to address convergent crises.

Airplane spraying a roadside in South Vietnam in 1966.

Landscape design has been used as a tool to achieve military objectives.

Black and white photo of Dr. Nelly Auersperg seated at a desk with microscope

Congratulations to Dr. Nelly Auersperg, the recipient of the 2022 Great Trekker Award.

Poke bowl

UBC researchers examined 362 Vancouver restaurant menus from 1880 to 2021.

Grapes on a vine in a dried-out vineyard

Droughts, excessive temperatures, and smoke are all affecting global wine production.

Journalist Anastasiia Lapatina in Ukraine

A 20-year-old political science student has been covering Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

Dr. Leanne ten Brinke holding a white mask over her face

Dr. ten Brinke and her students study liars, truth-tellers, and everything in between.

 

Freedom convoy protest

The protest is as much about opposing Trudeau’s government as opposing vaccine mandates.