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Scientists find hundreds of new toxins in polar bear blood

Studies on effects and concentrations in humans should follow this research, study author says As the apex predators of the Arctic ecosystem, toxins build up in higher concentrations in polar bears. These bears are from the Beaufort subpopulation, which was found to have more fluorinated contaminants potentially originating in Asia. …

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Historic Cape Breton lighthouse threatened by rising waters

Last week’s storm surge has intensified efforts to preserve the McNeil’s Beach lighthouse The McNeil’s Beach lighthouse on Boularderie Island is falling victim to rising sea levels.(Fred Baechler) Last week’s storm surge has added extra urgency to efforts to save a picturesque lighthouse on Boularderie Island, N.S. Sitting on a …

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Rapper sues makers of video game Fortnite over dance moves

2 Milly’s lawsuit claims wildly popular game used his moves without compensation or credit Rapper 2 Milly has filed a lawsuit against the makers of Fortnite alleging that North Carolina-based Epic Games misappropriated his moves without compensation or credit.(Bennett Raglin/Getty Images) Rapper 2 Milly has filed a lawsuit against the …

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Cyber crooks increasingly targeting home devices: report

Cyber security agency says manufacturers choosing convenience over security Canada’s cyber security agency says crooks are moving from attacks on traditional computers to attacks on internet-connected home devices.(Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press) Cyber criminals are shifting their attention from traditional computers to internet-connected devices in Canadian homes, says the government’s cyber …

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