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I’m the webmaster for this initiative. Any ideas out there? Things that… …THE NEED TO CHANGE. We have talent, but always need focus and commitment… Projects | écoHACK MTL 2013.

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Wikihouse’s Alastair Parvin on how to build your own house | TED Blog

Cooooooooooooool…. http://www.wikihouse.cc/ and http://www.wikihouse.cc/guide “The idea is to make it possible for anyone to go online and access a freely shared library of 3D models which they can download and adapt in Sketchup,” he says in today’s talk. “Almost at

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How I Taught Myself to Code in Eight Weeks

Nice overview: How I Taught Myself to Code in Eight Weeks.

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DataKind

Interesting data project: Home | DataKind.

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Epigenetics 101

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Gut punch: Monsanto could be destroying your microbiome | Grist

Go Monsanto… …we may be dousing our interior landscapes with a potent and effective intestinal flora herbicide. Oopsie. Researchers are only now beginning to explore this idea. There is new research out of Germany that establishes that glyphosate kills many

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TEDxMontréal / Jonathan Brun: Time to upgrade our democracy

Open data forever! TEDxMontréal / Jonathan Brun: Time to upgrade our democracy.

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Bottoms Up Beer

Had to pause The National to figure out WTF I just saw. It was this: Bottoms Up Beer -Home.

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Allan Savory: How to fight desertification and reverse climate change

I remember seeing someone at the UN talk about “analogous ecology”… this is pretty close… Allan Savory: How to fight desertification and reverse climate change

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Marcin Jakubowski

Marcin Jakubowski

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  • Openings and Closings: April, May, June 2017 April 27, 2017
    Dumpling spot Trilogie on St Laurent is shutting down. I had their dumplings once and they were quite good, too bad, it seemed to be a very popular spot.
  • Montreal vs Toronto April 26, 2017
    Food is definitely better for the price in non-capital cities in the UK and in France; however in France there is less cultural diversity. Some of the best South Asian food in the UK is in Birmingham... I spent a month in Lyon, doing graduate research, and managed to eat quite well, despite an obviously […]
  • Openings and Closings: January, February, March 2017 April 25, 2017
    Think he probably meant Cours Mont-Royal
  • Herdade Do Esporao Alentejo Portuguese Red Wine Vinegar April 24, 2017
    Thank you all !!!
  • Gluten free gourmet options in Rosemont April 22, 2017
    Hi. I am going out with two relatives who need good range of gluten free options in a gourmet restaurant. They prefer something around Beaubien and Papineau or east of that but are willing to go a little further afield but not too far. Any suggestions? Thanks.
  • Must dos for 6 days Montreal April 19, 2017
    Thank you Maximilien! Great place to start!!! Things are constantly changing, so good to have current info.
  • Muscovado sugar in Montreal? April 16, 2017
    Just came across this older post - no need to go all the way to England to buy muscovado sugar. I found it on Amazon.ca for $8.50 CAD. https://www.amazon.ca/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_2/134-4615551-6133011?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=Muscovado+sugar So while it's a little pricey, there's no need to wait until you return to England to pick some up or waste time scouring Montreal, it's […]
  • SAQ wines, part deux April 10, 2017
    The critiques are in the old thread.... I plan to write new critiques on this thread, including discussions! :) The write ups are only a summary of the wines I enjoyed in part 1.
  • Birthday Dinner on Fête de la Saint-Jean-Baptiste in Quebec City April 8, 2017
    I will be visiting Quebec City June 23-26 and my birthday is on June 24. I will be a 10 minute walk from the Old Quebec neighbourhood. Can anyone recommend a nice place for dinner on June 24th? Since it's a holiday, I hope some places will be open. If there are any must go […]
  • 60's montreal restaurant on decarie? April 5, 2017
    The restaurant that took the place of Miss Montreal was called The Bonfire.