CBC: Technology & Science

Friday th 22nd of May 2020

UBC researchers develop biodegradable medical masks made from wood fibre - 06:50

COVID-19 economic slowdown has cut air pollution in Canadian cities - 06:20

We spend a lot of time online - so how do we make data centres greener? - 05:50

Thursday th 21st of May 2020

How a debunked COVID-19 video kept spreading after Facebook and YouTube took it down - 12:40

How Parks Canada's online reservation system buckled — again — under the weight of would-be Banff campers - 10:30

CSIS warns of security concerns linked to foreign investment in Canada - 06:00

Spy agency flags possible security breaches at Canadian pandemic research facilities - 06:00

'A unique circumstance': Black bear sow with 5 cubs spotted near Penticton - 06:00

At least 14 dead as Cyclone Amphan dumps rain on India, Bangladesh - 06:00

Telescope sees 'baby planet' forming around distant star - 03:30

Wednesday th 20th of May 2020

Scientists show how much less snow we're getting due to climate change - 15:14

Apple, Google release their joint technology for pandemic-tracking apps - 14:00

Climate change turning Antarctica's snow green - 07:00

Squirrels star in Ontario couple's elaborate backyard photo shoots - 06:00

Scientists find clue in Canadian meteorite to how life may have arisen on Earth - 03:30

Tuesday th 19th of May 2020

Global CO2 emissions could drop by as much as 7% in 2020 due to pandemic, researchers suggest - 13:00

Facebook fined $9 million over Canadian privacy concerns - 12:30

B.C. volcanoes will one day rumble back to life, scientist warns - 08:20

Canada's new climate targets, plastics ban likely to be delayed due to pandemic - 07:50

India and Bangladesh brace for strong cyclone - 07:21

FBI blasts Apple over encryption while revealing al-Qaeda link to deadly naval base shooting - 06:30

New advocacy group joins push for green recovery from COVID-19's economic shock - 06:00

Robots and electrostatic sprayers: Air travel industry looks to technology to bring back wary passengers - 06:00

Monday th 18th of May 2020

As life on Earth is upended, astronomers keep looking up - 19:50

In potential death blow to Keystone XL pipeline, Biden says he'd cancel permit - 14:04

Sunday th 17th of May 2020

Why 'No Mow May' could be a boon for Toronto's bumble bee populations - 04:50

Persistent pollutants and the unintended side effects of the Montreal Protocol - 03:21

Saturday th 16th of May 2020

Live gene bank only hope for inner Bay of Fundy salmon - 07:20

A giant sloth graveyard shows how these enormous animals died - and lived - 03:30

Friday th 15th of May 2020

Facebook buys Giphy for $400M - 15:40

New U.S. rule aimed at Huawei's influence focuses on semiconductor suppliers - 10:40

Ozone layer deal may have led to new contaminant problem - 09:10

Fighting the COVID-19 pandemic could herald a rise in superbugs - 07:50

Toronto Zoo pivots to 'drive-thru' format, welcomes adorable new baby giraffe - 07:20

No slacking allowed: Companies keep careful eye on work-from-home productivity during COVID-19 - 07:20

National parks, historic sites partly reopening June 1, but no camping yet - 06:50

COVID-19 delay, early ice melt challenge Arctic science mission - 06:50

Increased foreign threat to COVID-19 research prompts extraordinary warning from Canada's spy agencies - 06:20

There's a lot of buzz about 'green' hydrogen, but actual projects are slow in coming - 06:20

Thursday th 14th of May 2020

6 ways to speed up your home internet connection - 12:40

Tyrannosaurus rex built for distance, not speed, research shows - 12:10

Sextortion, puppies and more: Niagara police warn of 4 online scams - 08:41

Canadian-approved N95 mask targeted by Chinese counterfeiters - 08:41

Laurier math students frustrated over department's decision to require external webcams - 08:10

Coronavirus vaccine possible in about a year, says EU agency - 08:10

Alberta, Ottawa reach preliminary deal on methane emissions regulation - 07:20

Wednesday th 13th of May 2020

Twitter to let some employees to work from home permanently - 10:01

Ottawa examining new, existing tools to get web giants to pay up: Guilbeault - 09:30

Need a stuffed crocodile? This B.C. museum has 2 of those for sale, and a lot more - 06:41

World's biggest wealth fund blacklists 4 Canadian energy firms for greenhouse emissions - 06:41