Recent Posts

Aurora Borealis. Solar flares. A\J.
From the northern lights to light pollution, the Night issue investigates ideas that resonate most deeply in the dark.
Scientists scramble to save bats as White Nose Syndrome spreads across North America.
Otesha Project A\J
The Otesha Project's Nation to Nation bike tour member Nawaaz Makhani shares three examples of people working to break down the barriers between communities.
Otesha Project A\J
An empowering bike tour inspired A\J to create this photo essay of farms and new friends.
Community Access Bike Share Kitchener A\J
Community Access Bikeshare launches despite bike share controversies around the world.
A look at the first ride and free yoga class. Come along on Wednesday evenings at 7pm!
MS Turanor Planet Solar A\J
The massive solar-powered catamaran might be a catalyst for changing the shipping status quo.
Otesha Nation to Nation Tour. Wampum belts.
Tour member Arestia Dehmassi reflects on the importance of relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples.
better back to school A\J
10 tips for getting top marks in sustainability this year, from junior kindergarten right up to grad school.
lake huron save our saugeen shores nuclear waste A\J
Experts and residents call for protecting the Great Lakes from nuclear waste, pollution, privatization and more.
candles toxins A\J
Prepare for the next power outage or candlelit dinner with these tips on avoiding virulent votives.
Akron Family & Pokey Lafarge Marcia Ruby A\J
A\J went to the 30th Hillside Festival in July – check out our reflection on drumming workshops, 30 years of staying young and an eco-friendly festival-going guide.
peppers farmers market A\J
The story of a new early bird learning to catch the worm, plus tips for other market rookies!
hydropower water wars A\J
US water shortages may lead to reduced hydroelectric production in Canada as we sell off our water.
rail pipeline oil transport A\J
Unless our love affair with oil ends, we'll have to cope with both Line 9 and increased rail transport.
planetsolar solar boat A\J
Does the world really need a $12-million catamaran?
bees neonicotinoids A\J
Which path will we take to protect pollinators from our current agricultural practices?
winery eco-friendly travel voluntour A\J
5 (planet-friendly) ways to see the world
offshore wind development A\J
As rural Ontarians resist wind turbines, the provincial government needs to find a new way to harness wind power.
shoe recycling A\J
Learn how to recycle or donate your worn-out runners through these helpful organizations.