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23

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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 headlines were screaming “Murder Hornets!!!” (officially...

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23

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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 nothing to heat.     From the expansive windows...

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23

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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. But some time between our spring issue heading off to print...

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22

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NATION OF STAIRS

Words by Finn Manktelow
Photos by Kip Manktelow
Dogs, donkeys, and other delights of trekking in Nepal.     My quads burned. I stared up the seemingly endless, brutally steep stairs, then I...

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22

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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 best.     I’ve always loved eggs. Hard-boiled....