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23

PUTTING THE SUN TO WORK

Words by John Gower
Photos by Luke Phillips
Vancouver Island’s first Passive House Plus is healthful, comfortable, beautiful—and costs...
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23

FORGED IN TOUGH TIMES

Opening Introduction by Jen Groundwater
Photo by Kyle Hansen
When I wrote the last Editor’s Letter, things were still reasonably normal in the Comox Valley....
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Volume

22

NATION OF STAIRS

Words by Finn Manktelow
Photos by Kip Manktelow
Dogs, donkeys, and other delights of trekking in Nepal.     My quads burned. I...
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22

EASY, BREEZY E-BIKES

Words & Photo by Dave Prothero
Rad new rides give biking a boost.     How many times have you thought about how...
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Volume

22

THE EGG EQUATION

Words by Bevin Clempson
Photo by Jennifer Brazil
Not all eggs are created equal—here’s some straight-up clucking about which ones are...
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23

VERACITY OF THE VESPIDS

Words by Neil Borecky
Photo by Curtis Parker
Wasps are a family of insects truly to be loathed. Or are they?     Before the...

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