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NASA Announces 7 New Planets That Could Hold Life

CP | Marcia Dunn, The Associated Press | Posted 02.22.2017 | Canada

This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius.

'Game-Changer' Satellite Takes Crystal Clear Images Of Earth

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 01.25.2017 | Canada

They're more than just pretty pictures — they're revolutionary.

Watch Earth's Temperature Rise In Anxiety-Inducing NASA Video

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 01.24.2017 | Canada

“The ongoing long-term warming trend is clear."

Earth Breaks Hot Temperature Record For 3rd Year In A Row

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.18.2017 | Canada

2016 was the hottest year ever recorded.

July 2016 Was Earth's Hottest Month Ever

CP | Seth Borenstein, The Associated Press | Posted 08.19.2016 | Canada

This is the 10th record hot month in a row, according to NASA.

NASA Spacecraft Nears Jupiter After Travelling Almost 5 Years

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.05.2016 | Canada

"Jupiter is sort of a linchpin planet."

Canada Had A Front-Row Seat To Rare Astronomical Event

The Huffington Post Canada | Kaylee Lambert | Posted 05.09.2016 | Canada

It even has a cool name: the Transit Of Mercury.

NASA Shows Off Northern Lights In Majestic Ultra-HD

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 04.20.2016 | Canada

Space: Now in UHD!

Joshua Ostroff

Space Junk Could Start WWIII. Enter The Next-Gen Canadarm. | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 02.20.2016 | Canada

Out of sight won't be out of mind if our satellites start going down.

These NASA Travel Posters Will Make You Want To Visit Space

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 02.10.2016 | Canada Living


WATCH: Chris Hadfield Is Enjoying Retirement With Teaching And Music

The Huffington Post Canada | Emily Anonuevo | Posted 11.09.2015 | Canada Living

Retired Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield says life is much different now that he's not commanding the International Space Station(ISS), but he says l...

NASA is Embracing Crowdsourcing: Lessons for Success

Nikolas Badminton | Posted 07.29.2016 | Canada Business
Nikolas Badminton

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.

Does Earth Have A Cousin? NASA Thinks So

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.24.2015 | Canada

"This exciting result brings us one step closer to finding an Earth 2.0."


CBC | Posted 07.22.2016 | Canada

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 a...

What's Up, Pluto?

CBC | Posted 07.13.2016 | Canada

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 a...

Joshua Ostroff

NASA Scientist: AI 'Could Solve All The World's Problems' (If It Doesn't Terminate Us) | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada

"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."

WATCH: What Satellites Are Watching Us Right Now?

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.10.2015 | Canada

If you're a particularly paranoid person, it might be best to skip this post. . . . Still here? Good. NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio p...

For The First Time Ever, NASA Probe Enters Dwarf Planet Orbit, Blows Our Minds

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.06.2015 | Canada

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 ...

'We Know Nothing About The Asteroid.. There Are Bound To Be Surprises'

CBC | Posted 03.27.2015 | Canada

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...

'Super-Earth' Confirmed By Canadian Astronomer

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 12.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

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 fa...

B.C. Students' Experiment Destroyed In NASA Rocket Explosion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

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 rock...

When it Comes to the Arctic, Canada Is Unprepared

Global Shapers Community Ottawa | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada Business
Global Shapers Community Ottawa

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.

B.C.-Born Scientist Spends 4 Months On Simulated Mars

CBC | Posted 09.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

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...

WATCH: Canada Will Play Big Role In Asteroid Mission

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada

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. Alm...

Canada And NASA To Protect Earth From Asteroids

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.16.2014 | Canada

Canada may soon own a piece of space on Earth, after beginning construction on a mapping system that will help bring back pieces of an asteroid named ...