Profile of Russell Wangersky

Russell Wangersky is TC Media’s Atlantic Regional columnist. He can be reached at russell.wangersky@tc.tc. His column appears on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays in Transcontinental’s daily papers.

All articles of Russell Wangersky

  • Accountability by the book

    Somewhere in Labrador, scientists are watching the treeline slowly move up a mountain. The treeline is the point at which temperatures are too ...

  • Even Iceland's taking a hit

    The sea is a big, complicated place, and there's no shortage of people who look out at its great silvery surface off this province's coast and ...

  • Running out of laughs

    Buried away in Science Magazine last week was an interesting, albeit painful, display. In a column called Gonzo Science, the magazine held a ...

  • What's bugging me

    So, maybe I just got out of the wrong side of the bed this morning. But there are a couple of things that have been bothering me all weekend. And ...

  • Prison isn't always a solution

    This is the story of Dita Kolarova and Emmanuel Innocent, two people who have probably never met - and, in all likelihood, have never been to ...

  • Sleeping with the past

    Overnight in Cupids, in a house that had to be built by a ship's carpenter: low ceilings, and the beams only 10 inches apart. Thick, heavy white ...

  • A little knowledge is a dangerous thing

    Dang, I didn't want to write anything else about Andy Wells, but hold on, this is going to be a long one. Here goes. Recently, Wells wrote a ...

  • It's all about the money

    9. A public office holder shall not engage in an activity, (a) that interferes with or adversely influences the performance of his or her duties ...

  • Let us talk to the experts

    Ladies and gentlemen: the story you are about to hear is true. Only the names have been changed to protect the innocent. - From the radio show ...

  • Beer can logic

    Boris beer is brewed by La Brasserie de Saverne in Alsace, France, and its labels boast a man running with a large flag, and a provocative, ...