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  • Canada's newest astronauts unveiled, NOSM grad doesn't make final cut

    July 4, 2017 1:00 PM 19

    OTTAWA — Two Albertans were named Canada's newest astronauts Saturday as the country marked its 150th birthday. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau used the platform of waterlogged Canada Day celebrations in Ottawa to name Jennifer Sidey of Calgary and Joshua Kutryk of Fort Saskatchewan, Alta. Northern Ontario School of Medicine graduate Jesse Zroback was among

  • What it takes to make an astronaut, and Canada's achievements in space

    July 1, 2017 6:47 PM 11

    The search for Canada’s two newest astronauts has ended after a yearlong selection process. Sidey, from Calgary, and Kutryk, from Fort Saskatchewan, Alta., were selected after a search that saw almost 4,000 would-be astronauts from Canada and across the world apply. In honour of the announcement, CTVNews.ca has broken down the exhaustive process involved

  • Dr. Roberta Bondar Receives Key to the City and Her Own Parkway!

    June 30, 2017 9:33 PM 8

    Shortly after landing at the Sault Ste. Marie Airport Friday morning, Dr. Roberta Bondar was greeted at her plane with a bouquet of yellow roses and hugs by Sault Mayor Christian Provenzano and Sault Ste. Marie Airport Development Corp. Chair Jerry Dolcetti. She was then escorted into the terminal to a crowd of awaiting family, friends and media. Returning

  • Uh nasa? UFO Caught on Mars Rover Mission? Is this real?

    June 30, 2017 6:29 PM 11

    Please try to post/link to original videos and articles wherever possible. Links to YouTube UFO channels that actively poach videos from other channels without credit or original links are subject to removal. Users submitting blogspam will be banned. This includes spamming your sub-reddit or video blog/YouTube channel without asking. Please stay on topic

  • Current theories might be wrong about how a galaxy evolves

    June 23, 2017 6:24 PM 18

    A dead galaxy discovered with the Hubble telescope doesn’t fit with current understandings. However, scientists recently got a look at the MACS2129-1 galaxy, a "dead" galaxy that stopped making stars billions of years ago. But instead of being the expected elliptical shape, it was a flat disk much like the Milky Way. It's half the size of our galaxy

  • Satellite sets distance record for weird "spooky action" quantum communication

    June 19, 2017 6:41 PM 48

    Derek Muller of the YouTube channel Veritasium uses a nifty trick to make visible the invisible air currents, temperature gradients, and differences in air pressure around us. The process is called Schlieren photography and with the right equipment and some precision alignment, you can try it at home. As Muller explains: I first saw a […] On June 16, 1963, Soviet

  • Trapped beluga whale carried ashore in Bathurst, N.B

    June 15, 2017 4:06 PM 68

    Scientists free whale from Nepisiguit River in northern New Brunswick A trapped beluga whale that swam into the Nepisiguit River by mistake two weeks ago ago was rescued Thursday and is being flown from Bathurst, N.B., to Quebec. Scientists who ran the rescue mission said the whale will join an adoptive pod in the St. Lawrence River. The mammal wouldn't

  • Tiny organisms turn the Black Sea turquoise in amazing NASA picture

    June 15, 2017 3:52 PM 67

    Turquoise swirls in the Black Sea — caused by phytoplankton carried on local water currents — shine brightly in a new image from NASA's Aqua satellite. Phytoplankton are tiny organisms that feed on sunlight and dissolved nutrients. The image shows the rivers Danube and Dnieper bringing these nutrients out to the Black Sea, where the phytoplankton feed on them, NASA officials

  • Fisheries experts hope to move beluga from N.B. river to its natural habitat Add to ..

    June 15, 2017 11:33 AM 12

    Experts plan to begin trying to remove an endangered beluga whale from a northern New Brunswick river and relocate it to its natural habitat today. The Fisheries Department says it is hoping to move the juvenile whale from the Nepisiguit River to the St. Lawrence Estuary near Cacouna, Que. It’s working with marine mammal groups and veterinarians who will be on site today

  • Russia launches space freighter to ISS

    June 15, 2017 2:44 AM 16

    Russia on Wednesday launched an unmanned Progress cargo ship carrying supplies to the International Space Station (ISS) from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. "The Soyuz-2.1A booster rocket with the Progress MS-06 cargo ship launched successfully from Baikonur cosmodrome at 12:20 Moscow time (0920 GMT)," Russian space agency Roscosmos said in a statement