weather,climate

Science, Tech & Environment

Geo answer

Today's Geo Quiz focused on two mountain resorts around Vancouver, Canada. Whistler Mountain and Cypress Mountain. Some are worried that there isn't enough snow at the resorts. Anchor Marco Werman gets the scoop from CBC reporter Rick Cluff.

Politics

Killer floods in Pakistan

More than three million people in Pakistan have been affected by a week of devastating floods throughout the country. Anchor David Baron gets details from the BBC's Lyse Doucet.

Politics

Philippines brace for second typhoon

Residents of the Philippines are scrambling to prepare for Typhoon Parma. This storm is expected to hit just days after another storm, Typhoon Ketsana, killed more than 200 people. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Glen Marboloc of Oxfam in Manila.

Science, Tech & Environment

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for the largest island in the Baltic Sea ? the answer is the Swedish island of Gotland. Islander Orjan Rudstedt sent us an audio postcard from Gotland featuring some rather noisy grey seals.

Conflict & Justice

American aid for Pakistan

The United States is stepping up its assistance to flood-ravaged Pakistan. US Army Major Dan Rice flies a Blackhawk helicopter. He arrived in Pakistan 2 days ago to help with flood relief. Jeb Sharp talks with him.