The BC Tech Summit, a two-day event that took place at the Vancouver Convention Centre on January 18 and 19, presented some of the latest BC technologies, research and further developed business opportunities between different sectors.
On February 8, The Orpheum in Vancouver served as a venue for a new twist on a classic — an entwining of Rupert Julian's 1925 silent film, The Phantom of the Opera, and Vancouver Bach Choir's orchestra ensemble.
This and other similar cantatas depicted the same matters that were depicted in the then-banned operas, serving as an outlet for wide audiences yearning for the passion, lust and death that the operas presented.
Why are these Pokémon Go players falling off cliffs, getting hit by cars and jumping onto SkyTrain tracks? What can psychology tell us about the game and its players? A pair of UBC Psychology professors have some ideas.