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Jeremy Rifkin, President of the Foundation on Economic Trends and author of The Empathic Civilization: Rethinking Human Nature in the Biosphere Era spoke about environmental issues at the Tulip Festival in Ottawa on May 16, 2010.
[LESS INFO] 200 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 10/02/10
Big Ideas presents Jeff Rubin and Andrew Nikiforuk on The Future of the Oil Economy. This panel discussion took place at the 2010 Globe and Mail Festival Open House. Moderator is Paul Waldie.
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Ruth Wisse delivers her lecture entitled Getting Serious about Jewish Humor recorded at Beth Tzedec Synagogue in Toronto, in November, 2004.
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Simon Blackburn discusses his book Truth: A Guide for the Perplexed. The lecture was delivered at the University of Toronto, in May, 2005
[LESS INFO] 138 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 08/27/10
David Gray discusses ice skating, his coffee preferences and being American by birth but feeling more like a Canadian.
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Rupinder Brar discusses telescopes, the gender divide in the sciences and his role in the movie X-Men
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Nadia Habib discusses her childhood in Egypt, her family life and her love for teaching at York University.
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Monika Havelka discusses horseback riding, her children's reactions to growing up with biologists for parents and her excitement for teaching
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Bruce Meyer discusses his poetry, happiness in his life and in fiction, and his dog Daisy.