British Columbia

Global Politics

New Town in Canada

For the Geo Quiz, we're looking for a town in Canada that's billing itself as the future home of a super-sized ski resort, the only year-round ski resort in North America, in fact.

Dying Yellow Cedars

Scientists solve a century old mystery when they discover what is killing yellow cedar trees in the Pacific Northwest.

Environment

Mountains in British Columbia

For the Geo Quiz we are looking for a mountain in British Columbia, Canada where there is plenty of snow for skiers this season unlike last year when snow had to be helicoptered for the Winter Olympics.

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History of earthquakes and tsunamis

Last Friday's earthquake was the largest on record to hit Japan. But there were huge quakes and tsunamis before records were kept. Anchor Marco Werman explores the history of quakes and tsunamis with Brian Atwater of the US Geological Survey.

Arts, Culture & Media

Cold-water diving

We're looking for the name of a large island in the Pacific northwest. The Queen Charlotte Strait separates this 300-mile long island from mainland BC. At the northern end of the island is God's Pocket Marine Provincial Park. Scuba divers flock there.

Environment

Mountains in British Columbia

For the Geo Quiz we are looking for a mountain in British Columbia, Canada where there is plenty of snow for skiers this season unlike last year when snow had to be helicoptered for the Winter Olympics.