Space Exploration

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BEYOND PLUTO...?

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...
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Canada Debating Future Role In Space

QUEBEC - The federal government's decision to commit to the International Space Station for another five years should mean Canadian astronauts will return to space sooner than expected.Industry Minist...

It's Time To Leave The Planet, Says Hawking

TORONTO - Stephen Hawking says the colonization of outer space is key to the survival of humankind, predicting it will be difficult for the world's inhabitants "to avoid disaster in the next hundred y...
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Travelling Space Show Too Big For Canada

MONTREAL - The Canadian Space Agency's elaborate plans to celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2010 with a travelling international exhibit backfired because the show was too big.The original idea was to...