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This Is What The 1,100-km/h Hyperloop Could Look Like

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada Business

Hyperloop pods are designed to travel more than 1,100 km/h in a vacuum tube.

Elon Musk Truly Is A Modern Day Tony Stark

Reggie Ramone | Posted 01.15.2016 | Canada Business
Reggie Ramone

It can be argued that there is a shortage of brilliant and motivated philanthropists that shoulder a relentless drive to achieve life's most inconceivable aspirations. There are many to look up to -- from Stephen Hawking to Paul Allen -- but for now lets talk about two such inventors. One is Elon Musk, and the other is, well, a fictional version of Elon Musk.

The Privatization Of Space Offers A New Hope For Humanity

Amy-Rose Lane | Posted 12.17.2015 | Canada Business
Amy-Rose Lane

Considering we have made no significant progress in space travel since the 60s, we could be about to enter a new era of space exploration. Not only will the new space race change the world forever, but the privatization of space technologies could save mankind.

Technology Today Is So Much More Than IT

Paul Barter | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Business
Paul Barter

A century ago a computer wasn't a machine -- it was a job title. It referred to people who spent their days doing arithmetic. Then processors were created that took over the role, and society adjusted the word to a new meaning. In today's rapidly transforming economy it's important to adjust more quickly.

What I Learned This Week: Great Ideas Rarely Start Out Great

Andy Nulman | Posted 02.07.2014 | Canada Business
Andy Nulman

Great ideas rarely start out as great. But with time, with hard work, and with a little luck...they eventually get there. n a nutshell, we live in a world of science fiction, where the unthinkable is mere reality.

'Hyperloop' To Launch Humans From City To City

CP | Justin Pritchard, The Associated Press | Posted 10.12.2013 | Canada

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The concept sounds like something from the comic books that billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk read religiously as a boy: a caps...

'At Some Point Somebody Will Lose Their Life In This Industry'

CP | Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.25.2013 | Canada Travel

MONTREAL - Space-industry watchers expressed concern this week that the emerging space tourism sector is not being candid enough about the safety risk...

Chasing Dragons

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.09.2012 | Canada

LONGUEUIL, Que. - Canada's robotic arm on the International Space Station was put to work Wednesday when it grabbed a cargo ship that arrived at the o...

First Customer For 'Most Powerful Rocket In The World'

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 07.29.2012 | Canada Business

HAWTHORNE, Calif. - Space Exploration Technologies says it has signed its first commercial contract for a new rocket that will be more powerful than t...

Canadarm To Welcome First Private Ship To Space Station

CP | Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.21.2012 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The iconic Canadarm is expected to play a key role in the coming days in what's being described as another historic step in space explorati...