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Sports

Geo answer -- new Olympic Sport

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Cypress Mountain ski area in West Vancouver, British Colombia. It's where the ski cross competition will take place during the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with 20 year old Canadian Ski Cross Team member Julia Murray about the newest Olympic sport that combines downhill and freestyle technique.

Global Politics

Geo answer

The poem "In Flanders Fields" was written by a Canadian military surgeon during World War One. Flanders Fields is the answer to our Geo Quiz. We speak with Piet Chielens, a curator at the In Flanders Fields Museum in Belgium.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we asked where the name of a US base in Afghanistan comes from. The base is called Forward Operating Base Frontenac. Anchor Marco Werman gets the full story from military historian John Grodzinkski of Canada's Royal Military College.