NASA astronaut Jack Fischer captured a stunning time lapse from the International Space Station, showing the moon glinting on the Pacific Ocean and night lights over the western United States from San Francisco to Denver.The video was shot in 4K Ultra-High Definition. Credit: NASA via Storyful
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This is a huge boost in the search for alien life.
NASA and the European Space Agency are now on the case.
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It's the clearest-ever view of human settlement across the planet.
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In this week's headlines we learn that U.S. President Donald Trump is proceeding to present a budget according to his "America First" policy.
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So, you want to complain that journalists won't delve into worthy topics and look for story lines that others aren't covering? Sorry, but if it's not a trending topic, there's no money to be made. If that's what you want, then like anything else of value, you'll just have to go back to paying for it.
"It's nobody from Hollywood."
This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius.
They're more than just pretty pictures — they're revolutionary.
“The ongoing long-term warming trend is clear."
2016 was the hottest year ever recorded.
This is the 10th record hot month in a row, according to NASA.
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"Jupiter is sort of a linchpin planet."
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It even has a cool name: the Transit Of Mercury.
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Out of sight won't be out of mind if our satellites start going down.
Retired Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield says life is much different now that he's not commanding the International Space Station(ISS), but he says life is just as fulfilling here on Earth. Two year...
The teams at NASA and Freelancer spent some time talking about best practices for running contests and it was a very collaborative process. The following are three key parts to running crowdsourcing contests.
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"This exciting result brings us one step closer to finding an Earth 2.0."
The first spacecraft to make a flyby of Pluto and its moons is now well beyond Pluto. And scientists are hoping New Horizons will get the funding and approval to head to a new destination — one of th...
It's been a long journey — nine and a half years, and just over 4.7 billion kilometres — to the furthest depths of our solar system, and like any tourist, this one is bringing a camera for our first c...
"It's inevitable and I'd rather be working on it than have some other, more nefarious, evil corporation or evil entity work on it."
If you're a particularly paranoid person, it might be best to skip this post. . . . Still here? Good. NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio put together this handy-dandy video showcasing all of the d...
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Humanity is reaching ever further into the deepest realms of space, and NASA has achieved an historic first as its Dawn probe arrived at dwarf planet Ceres at about 7:39 a.m. ET today. Dawn is the fir...
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An asteroid bigger than the world's most massive cruise ships will fly past the Earth today, and will be visible from Canada with strong binoculars or a small telescope – or you can watch it stre...
A team of astronomers, including one from the University of British Columbia, has confirmed the existence of a new "Super-Earth" planet in a galaxy far, far away. The planet, officially dubbed HIP 116...
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KAMLOOPS, B.C. - Talk about a second chance: A group of students in Kamloops, B.C., will get another opportunity to get their experiment aboard a rocket bound for the International Space Station.Just...
Years of underfunding have left Canada's Coast Guard woefully unprepared to fulfill its increasing responsibilities in the Arctic. Thinning sea ice is creating new economic opportunities in the North, including resource development and rising shipping traffic.
An Okanagan-born scientist is enjoying fresh air and real food again for the first time in four months. Since the end of March, Ross Lockwood had been living with five other researchers in a NASA-bui...
Canada will be a crucial player in a NASA-led mission to bring back pieces of an asteroid that is on a possible collision course towards Earth. Almost $9 million in government funding was announced Th...