March 2013

News

Cyprus anti-bailout protests.
Mar 29 2013

Economic Crunch in Cyprus

Imagine owing so much money, you couldn’t pay it back. That’s what happened to Cyprus. The tiny island nation needed 15 billion euros to stay afloat. That’s $20 billion Canadian. If they couldn’t find it, their economy would fail. But who lends money to a country that...

Science

Chris Hadfield juggles tomatoes on the ISS.
Mar 22 2013

Extra, Extra, Tweet All About It!

What do you want to be when you grow up? Nine-year-old Chris Hadfield wanted to be an astronaut. He knew from the moment he saw Neil Armstrong take his first steps on the moon. On March 14, Colonel Hadfield…