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This article is part of Narcity Media's Technality series, which aims to take a closer look at all things related to the future, tech and humanity. The views expressed are the author's own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Narcity Media.

The funeral industry has a pollution problem. It's also an industry that is slow to move on from tradition — especially when those traditions are the reason death is worth billions.

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New research has found that Canada comes in at an unenviable first place when it comes to a certain climate change category that we definitely don't want to lead in.

According to a report by 1.5 Degree Lifestyles, Canada has the highest average lifestyle carbon footprint out of all the countries analyzed.

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Did you know Canadians throw away three million tons of plastic waste every year and only 9% of it gets recycled? Whoa.

Composting food scraps and using reusable bags are basic steps in reducing waste, but there are other ways to make a positive impact at home. Shopping for sustainable alternatives that replace throwaway plastic items are small actions that could save you big money down the road.

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The Canadian MP who accidentally joined a meeting naked is receiving messages of support and well-wishes from Canadian politicians across the country.

MP William Amos, who represents the Quebec riding of Pontiac, described being “obviously” embarrassed on Wednesday, when he accidentally appeared on screen during a virtual House of Commons conference wearing no clothes.

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