MAN’S TIRELESS, EXHAUSTING attempts to “capture” the North Pole, far from being a magnificent obsession that engrossed brave men through admirable motives, is the serial story of repeated acts of selftorture impelled by self-interest, overwhelming ambition, or blatant chauvinism.By FARLEY MOWAT15 min
"There is no force in lifetime that has the intensity, the poignancy and lunacy, and few with greater power to change history." A student of human emotion explores the sweet torture we callBy June Callwood12 min
Once stricken, a victim spent the rest of his life an emotional and physical cripple. Or, that's the way it used to be. But now, though some doctors remain skeptical, carefully planned programs of exercise offer hope of a full return to normal, active livingBy DOROTHY SANGSTER12 min
That's the message one of the world’s best, the Royal Ontario Museum, is trying to get across with discreet bizzazz, by converting its traditional glasscase galleries into an academic fun palace where the customer is always right (even when he isn’t)By Shirley Mair11 min
Clustering, groaning stalls tended by Amish and Mennonite farmers'wives explode with flowers, handwork and the succulent, redolent delights of schnitz, sausages, kochkaes und kimmel and shoofly pie. But you should come early, or,"Ach, it's all already, you should haf come sooner yet"By Edna Staebler10 min
Think he’s all innocence and cute as a bug’s ear? You’ve been watching too much Walt Disney. Truth is, he’s a greedy, pushy con artist who’ll camp in your attic, sponge off your handouts, then bite the hand that feeds him. He thinks he’s people, with just one difference —he’s smarterBy ROBERT COLLINS7 min
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