The changing face of Canada's first suburbs

THE CHANGING FACE OF CANADA'S FIRST SUBURBS

Illustration: Guy Parsons/Can Geo AS TIM VANDEWARK walks through his Edmonton suburb of Prince Charles one April evening, the “problem...

Negative tests for microplastics a positive for marine mammals in eastern Canadian Arctic

NEGATIVE TESTS FOR MICROPLASTICS A POSITIVE FOR MARINE MAMMALS IN EASTERN CANADIAN ARCTIC

Madelaine Bourdages inspects seal stomach contents under a microscope. A good news story about microplastics? Researcher Madelaine...

 
 
 
2019 was the warmest year on record for the world's oceans. What does that mean for Canada?

2019 WAS THE WARMEST YEAR ON RECORD FOR THE WORLD'S OCEANS. WHAT DOES THAT MEAN FOR CANADA?

In 2013, an outbreak of sea star wasting disease on the west coast of North America coincided with the appearance of an area of warmer-than-normal...

New research on Newfoundland seabirds is a window into thousands of years of change

NEW RESEARCH ON NEWFOUNDLAND SEABIRDS IS A WINDOW INTO THOUSANDS OF YEARS OF CHANGE

Leach's storm-petrel populations have experienced significant fluctuations over the last two millennia. Canadian researchers are looking...

 
 
 
Hearts in the Ice: Weather and Climate

HEARTS IN THE ICE: WEATHER AND CLIMATE

Strong winds brought heavy cloud cover to the glacier-studded Van Keulen Fiord in Svalbard, where the Hearts in the Ice team offloaded...

Canada's 90 Greatest Explorers: Innovation

CANADA'S 90 GREATEST EXPLORERS: INNOVATION

Bill Lishman 1939-2017 | Toronto, Ont. By Johnny Issaluk RCGS Explorer-in-Residence

 
 
 
Announcing the winners of our 34th Annual Photo Competition

ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS OF OUR 34TH ANNUAL PHOTO COMPETITION

The Milky Way rises over the Alberta badlands. A northern pygmy-owl fixes its challenging yellow gaze on the photographer who has dared...

Featured Teacher: Laura Myers

FEATURED TEACHER: LAURA MYERS

Laura Myers stands in front of the greenhouse that her students designed and built as part of an effort to reduce their environmental...

 
 
 
Canada's 90 Greatest Explorers: Crucial communication

CANADA'S 90 GREATEST EXPLORERS: CRUCIAL COMMUNICATION

Louie Kamookak. Louie Kamookak 1959-2018 | Gjoa Haven, Nunavut By Alanna Mitchell Can Geo Contributing Editor When Louie Kamookak...

Canada's 90 Greatest Explorers: Going beyond

CANADA'S 90 GREATEST EXPLORERS: GOING BEYOND

Alexander Mackenzie 1764-1820 | Montreal / Lower Canada By Adam Shoalts RCGS Explorer-in-Residence Thirteen years before Lewis and...

 
 
 
Can Geo Talks: Spring 2020

CAN GEO TALKS: SPRING 2020

Can Geo Talks presents Canada's greatest explorers Ottawa, Feb. 4 Join a panel of Canada's top adventurers - including Royal Canadian...

Watch: Mysterious ice disc spins in B.C.'s South Thompson River

WATCH: MYSTERIOUS ICE DISC SPINS IN B.C.'S SOUTH THOMPSON RIVER

A large, slowly spinning disc of ice appeared in the South Thompson River near Kamloops, B.C. this week, attracting attention from...

 
 
 
New insights from Canada's deepest cave, Bisaro Anima

NEW INSIGHTS FROM CANADA'S DEEPEST CAVE, BISARO ANIMA

Left to right: Matt Maddaloni, David Steele, and Adam Walker with the RCGS flag at the Dieppe Sump, the deepest known point of Bisaro...

Canada's 90 Greatest Explorers: Geographic feats

CANADA'S 90 GREATEST EXPLORERS: GEOGRAPHIC FEATS

Henry Larsen 1899-1964 | Vancouver By George Kourounis RCGS Explorer-in-Residence

 
 
 
Canada's 90 Greatest Explorers: Charting the unknown

CANADA'S 90 GREATEST EXPLORERS: CHARTING THE UNKNOWN

Samuel de Champlain 1567-1635 | New France By Adam Shoalts RCGS Explorer-in-Residence

Watch: Spotting a superior mirage in Airdrie, Alta

WATCH: SPOTTING A SUPERIOR MIRAGE IN AIRDRIE, ALTA

A superior mirage near Airdrie, Alta. on Jan. 19, 2020. “My very first thought was, where did that wall come from?” So says Chris...

 
 
 
Métis Nation-Saskatchewan, Canadian Geographic launch program to revive the Michif language

MÉTIS NATION-SASKATCHEWAN, CANADIAN GEOGRAPHIC LAUNCH PROGRAM TO REVIVE THE MICHIF LANGUAGE

Left to right: Canadian Geographic publisher and COO Gilles Gagnier, Métis Nation-Saskatchewan Minister of Heritage and Language Sherry...

Canada's 90 Greatest Explorers

CANADA'S 90 GREATEST EXPLORERS

For the 90th anniversary of Canadian Geographic , we asked a panel of The Royal Canadian Geographical Society's Explorers-in-Residence...

 
 
 
Canada's 90 Greatest Explorers: Vital insights

CANADA'S 90 GREATEST EXPLORERS: VITAL INSIGHTS

Roberta Bondar inspired a new generation of explorers, who are able to communicate about our natural world through science and fine...

Help us choose the March/April 2020 Canadian Geographic cover!

HELP US CHOOSE THE MARCH/APRIL 2020 CANADIAN GEOGRAPHIC COVER!

Help us choose the cover of our upcoming issue of Canadian Geographic. Vote Now! And don't forget to sign up to always be notified...

 
 
 



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Queen bans Prince Harry and Meghan from using 'Sussex Royal' brand - report

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The couple will no longer be able to use the word "royal" on their Instagram and other branding. Read more ...

Brit Awards 2020: Celebrities arrive on the red carpet

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Check out all the best looks from the 2020 Brit Awards red carpet. Read more ...

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It is absolutely no secret that Billy Porter is the sartorial icon none of us deserve. The actor consistently shows up to parties and red carpet events wearing elaborate... Read more ...

Hanifa Is Hiring A Design Assistant And Associate Designer In DC / New York / LA

Hanifa Is Hiring A Design Assistant And Associate Designer In DC / New York / LA

ROLE MISSION Assist with the creation of new styles and patrons for HANIFA GROUP brands and labels, along with performing research activities to ensure that designs are... Read more ...

Harry Styles Was Robbed at Knifepoint & the Details Sound So Scary

Harry Styles Was Robbed at Knifepoint & the Details Sound So Scary

Days before he walked the red carpet at the 2020 BRIT Awards on Tuesday, February 18, Harry Styles was robbed at knifepoint in the Hampstead area of London. E! News reports... Read more ...

Lizzo Dressed Like a Literal Chocolate Bar for the Brit Awards, and I'm...

Lizzo Dressed Like a Literal Chocolate Bar for the Brit Awards, and I'm Screaming

I'll be honest: It takes very little for me to love one of Lizzo's outfits. Frankly, I think everything the singer does is iconic, but I have a special place in my heart for... Read more ...

Disney World's Cinderella Castle Is Getting A Major Makeover

Disney World's Cinderella Castle Is Getting A Major Makeover

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the classic film that inspired the Magic Kingdom's castle. Read more ...

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Two days after CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner and recent alum Christopher John Rogers won New York Fashion Week with his stunning Fall 2020 runway, the Savannah College of Art... Read more ...

Florals and Ruffles Ruled the Streets on Day 4 of London Fashion Week

Florals and Ruffles Ruled the Streets on Day 4 of London Fashion Week

We're almost done with London Fashion Week and it looks like the street style crowd still has a few sartorial tricks up their sleeves. Monday had back-to-back Fall 2020... Read more ...

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5 incredible places in Austria you can easily reach by train

Travel by train to and around Austria to be rewarded with incredible scenery, a relaxing journey and the chance to see many of Austria's most interesting towns and cities... Read more ...