Another Year, Another Gingerbread Face-Off

Which Ocean Wise initiative is the best (at building gingerbread houses)? Welcome to the annual Ocean Wise Gingerbread Contest, where all the people that make this place hum face off in sugary battle of jujube...

A Tale of (Cleaning) Two Cities

Every month, the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup leads a backyard cleanup at the Toronto and Vancouver offices. Obviously, these cleanups look very different depending on where they happen. In Toronto,  the te...

How Do You Love a Whale?

In November 2016, when the beluga whale Qila died suddenly at the Vancouver Aquarium, I was on the other side of the country in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  Fortunately, I made it to Vancouver a few days later to see...

Blue Planet 2’s Dire Final Episode

Slow-mo attack scenes and death-defying escapes, armies of spider crabs shedding their shells, a mother whale grieving her dead calf: these are just a few of the intimate scenes we've come to expect from BBC's ...