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The people working on the e-CIRCUS (Education Through Characters With Emotional-Intelligence And Role-playing Capabilities That Understand Social Interaction) project use virtual characters to sensitize students to bullying.

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When is a $20 dollar bill not a $20 dollar bill? When it's a counterfeit $20 dollar bill. Learn some of the technologies that keep our currency safe.

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Nanotechnology works on a scale of only a couple of nanometers in length. Within this tiny world lies the possibility for microscopic medical devices to fight disease and for computers to use microchips the size of a speck of dust, to name just a few.

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From the popularity of ‘An Inconvenient Truth’ to our crazy weather, the Canadian government is finally paying attention and putting money where their mouth is, but where exactly is this money going...

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It is the drive to find the mystery Higgs Boson which has led to the development of the world's largest nuclear accelerator: the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).

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Most people wouldn’t guess that rocket scientists sometimes fail to catch silly mistakes, especially because it matters. But they do, and have lost machines that cost more than your average Hollywood blockbuster.

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The most toxic type of trash — tech trash — is also the fastest growing type in North America. According to Environment Canada, 98 per cent of Canadian gadgetry ends up in landfill or incinerators.

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Although social networking sites help decrease the cost of maintaining friendships, you cannot escape the fact that true friendships are a time investment.

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At the end of the game, you learn how many demerit points you have racked up and any possible jail time. Not only is the game engaging, but also it sends out an important message: Drinking and driving do not mix well.

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Administration (FDA) decision that cloned animals as food are no different from regular animals, you will surely be hearing about cloned animals a lot more in the future.

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