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Canadians tap algae to clean Alberta oil sands

CARS, Carbon Algae Recycling System, is a project that plans to use CO2 to grow algae that can clean toxins and make fuels.

By May 8, 2008

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Alberta to invest big in carbon capture

The Canadian province is going to be one of the first to pay big bucks to bury its fumes.

By January 25, 2008

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Man wants to sell his house for Bitcoins

A man in Alberta, Canada, is attempting to sell a house on 2.9 acres for CA$405,000, with a discount offered if the buyer will pay in Bitcoins.

By March 20, 2013

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Viewers to explore 360 degrees of MTV Woodies

On Friday night, MTV will be showing its 2009 Woodie Awards online, utilizing a new spherical-video platform developed by Calgary, Alberta-based Immersive Media.

By December 4, 2009

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Craigslist ad seeks suicidal astronaut

A job ad on the Alberta Craigslist site offers a most enticing prospect for a budding astronaut. There's one small drawback, though: the winning candidate is not expected to return to Earth.

By October 10, 2009

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New flamboyant dinosaur named after speedy god

Newly discovered dino with skull protrusion like "decorative fins on classic 1950s cars" gets a name like a god (and a car).

By June 19, 2014

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Stephen Hawking declares: 'There are no black holes'

Consternation and angst reign after the famed physicist suggests there are no black holes from which light can't escape to infinity.

By January 25, 2014

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World's largest QR code is a Canadian corn maze

The world's largest QR code is also partly edible. A down-home farm experience goes high-tech by carving a code out of a corn field.

By September 11, 2012

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Was a texting pilot behind JFK runway fail?

A small charter aircraft is taxiing along a runway at New York's JFK airport. The pilot is allegedly so keen to use his cell phone that he may not have been paying full attention, and the plane strikes ground lights.

By February 23, 2013

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Canon opens Canadian experience store; Australia next?

Following in the footsteps of brands like Apple and Leica, Canon has opened its first experience store in Canada.

By January 15, 2013