Lake Nipissing’s Black Gold (Part 1)

What does Caviar, one of the worlds finest culinary delicacies, have to do with North Bay and the surrounding communities?
Well that takes us back in history, to the story a founding father of Sturgeon Falls, the caviar king, and Lake Nipissing’s “Black Gold”.

But there’s a lot more to this story than a local caviar producer.

The Tragedy of the Commons, Toilet Paper, and You

There’s an experiment that I stole from my thesis supervisor that I occasionally run with students as an activity in class. The idea behind the experiment is simple: I tell the students I have an extra 5% in bonus marks on an upcoming test, and that they can acquire a portion of this prize dependingContinue reading “The Tragedy of the Commons, Toilet Paper, and You”