Start of BC cruise season delayed as first planned arrival in Victoria scrapped

Start of BC cruise season delayed as first planned arrival in Victoria scrapped

British Columbia’s first cruise season in three years appears to be getting off to a bumpy start, with the cancellation of the first vessel scheduled to dock in BC since the beginning of the pandemic. Princess Cruises’ Caribbean Princess was scheduled to dock in Victoria on April 6 and Vancouver on April 7. The company … Read more

Mars: Speed ​​of sound slower than on Earth

Mars: Speed ​​of sound slower than on Earth

Interplanetary spacecraft have returned hundreds of stunning photographs of Mars’ surface over the last 50 years, but not a single sound. That’s all changed thanks to NASA’s Perseverance rover. A new study, based on recordings made by its Perseverance rover and published in the journal Nature, has found that the speed of sound is slower … Read more

BC premier calls byelection for Vancouver seat vacated by former Liberal leader – BC News

BC premier calls byelection for Vancouver seat vacated by former Liberal leader – BC News

Horgan calls for byelection The Canadian Press – Apr 2, 2022 / 2:45 pm | Story: 364823 Photo: The Canadian Press Premier John Horgan answers questions during a news conference in the press theater at the legislature in Victoria, Friday, March 11, 2022. Horgan has called a bylection for Vancouver-Quilchena, to be held Saturday, April … Read more

Macron warns against Brexit-like election upset at mass campaign rally

Macron warns against Brexit-like election upset at mass campaign rally

PARIS, April 2 (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron warned of the risk of a Brexit-style election upset in his only campaign rally before the first round of the presidential election, in a bid to convince dispirited voters and re-energize a lacklustre campaign. A week or so before the April 10 vote, Macron finds himself … Read more