Kaden Bisson

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Welcome to Guelph, Ont., pop. 121,688 and Canada’s jobs powerhouse

The folks at the Vienna Restaurant in downtown Guelph, Ont., were too to busy to talk to me when I phoned around brunch time yesterday to get some information about the diner, asking me nicely to call back later.<p>I could tell from the background noise alone.<p>But that told me a lot about what I …

Donald Trump isn’t a fascist. But he could be a winner

Surveying the field of Republican presidential candidates, one can’t help but be baffled by the fact that Donald Trump is still among them. The …

Donald Trump

Is Space Travel 3,000 Times Speed of Light Real?

<b>How could spacecrafts achieve 3,000 times c</b><p>First, we need to throw away today’s quantum mechanics (QM) and relativity books and get back 100 years …

MIT scientists have charted a course for Mars that they say beats NASA's by a landslide

It's a very different plan than the NASA astronauts in the latest sci-fi action film "The Martian" take.<p>Moreover, it's not what the real NASA describes in their outline for human exploration of Mars, called the Mars Design Reference Architecture 5.0.<p>But the US space agency might want to reconsider …

Space Science

Earth stole water and more from the young Moon

Earth may have stolen away water that would otherwise have gone to the moon.<p>New research suggests that after the impact that formed the Earth and its moon, our planet may have snatched up easily vaporized material known as volatiles, including water and other molecules. As the newly formed moon …

New Dwarf Planet is Most Distant Object Yet Observed in our Solar System

It has been estimated that there may be hundreds of dwarf planets in the Kuiper belt and Oort Cloud of the outer Solar System. So far we’ve found – …

A black hole in action

Space Science Image of the Week: Galaxy Hercules A reveals its spectacular jets

Universe

A giant asteroid flying past Earth on Halloween is the least of our nightmares

Although 310,000 miles away may not sound close, the giant space rock is zooming by only a little farther away than the moon is from the Earth — close enough to spot with an amateur telescope, says NASA. It's also important to remember the 1,300-foot-wide asteroid, called 2015 TB145, is moving …

Asteroids

Cassini flyby of Saturn moon Enceladus

Cassini has swept through the towering plume of ice, water vapor and organic molecules spewing from Saturn’s moon, Enceladus. Seven key facts, …

Astronomy

Comet found spewing booze out into space

Earlier this year, astronomers from the Paris Observatory observed a comet in our Solar System spewing large amounts of ethyl alcohol, the same type found in alcoholic drinks, into space as it passed close by the Sun. The comet — aptly named Comet Lovejoy — spat out the equivalent of "500 bottles …

Scientists Identify a Piece of Space Debris That Will Hit Earth Next Month: ‘The Show Will Still Be Spectacular’

WT1190F, a less than 7-foot-wide piece of junk, is soaring through space straight toward Earth with a meet-up scheduled for November 13.<p>According to Nature News, this debris named “for an unprintable expression of bafflement,” was considered “lost,” as it was on the far side of the moon. When …

Scientists Have Found a Comet That Can Get You Drunk

Chances are you wouldn’t travel halfway across the solar system for a drink. But if you <i>were</i> inclined to make the trek, it’s nice to know you’d find …

Simulation Shows What Would Happen If The Moon Hit Earth

It’s a good thing it’s probably never going to happen, because if the Moon hit Earth, it doesn’t look like it would be good news. This neat …

Jupiter Venus And Mars Form Stunning Planetary Trio Before Sunrise

Late October holds a cosmic treat for all early-risers.<p>Jupiter, Venus and Mars are joining together to form a triangle that will be visible from …

Astronomers say they’ve made a key discovery that could predict our planet’s demise

Astronomers have made the first direct discovery of a white dwarf star being orbited by a disintegrating minor planet that will ultimately collide into it. The observation, made by the Kepler space telescope, offers a glimpse into what could happen to the Earth in a few billion years as the Sun, …

Universe

Best Space stories of the Week – Oct. 25, 2015

Scott Kelly set a new record for American spaceflight, a collector set a new record for the most money ever paid for astronaut memorabilia, and …

New Horizons aiming toward next target

On Sunday, the craft that explored Pluto successfully executed the 2nd of 4 maneuvers designed to aim it toward a small Kuiper Belt object called …

Solar System

A Mysterious Piece of Space Junk Is Headed for Earth, and Astronomers Are Stoked

An unidentified piece of space debris originating from beyond the Moon is giving astronomers the rare chance to observe an object on a collision course with Earth.<p>An unidentified piece of space debris originating from beyond the Moon is giving astronomers the rare chance to observe an object on a …

NASA's Hubble discovers 250 tiny galaxies!

A team of astronomers has discovered 250 tiny galaxies that existed 600 to 900 million years after the Big Bang. Observations by the NASA/ESA Hubble …

Hurricane Patricia dissipates in Mexico; flooding, mudslide concerns remain

<b>(CNN) —</b> Patricia, the strongest hurricane ever recorded at sea, approached Mexico's Pacific coast with such ferocity that one official predicted it would become the most dangerous storm in history.<p>Thousands were evacuated from luxury beach resorts and impoverished hamlets long before the powerful …

Weather

GLIMPSE the Galaxy All the Way Around

When you look up at the Milky Way on a clear, dark night, you'll see a band of bright stars arching overhead. This is the plane of our flat spiral …

This is the biggest space photo ever taken – at 46 billion pixels

Astronomers have created the largest astronomy photo ever created – a monstrous, eye-melting image of our own Milky Way, with 46 billion …

​Largest space map ever made shows Milky Way in 46 billion pixels

Astronomers at the Ruhr-Universitat Bochum in Germany have created the largest image of space ever compiled.<p>Comprising 268 individual images taken …

Are WE the aliens and will extraterrestrials discover US? These scientists think so

GETTYAre we the aliens who others will discover one day?<p>Scientist Researchers Peter Behroozi and Molly Peeples, both of the Space Telescope Science …

The largest astronomy image of all time reveals something amazing

To see this brilliant masterpiece in all its beauty, you'll have to use this online tool, which not only shows the image but also has a search feature you can use to identify specific objects.<p>Generated from five years of observations in one of the driest places on Earth, the image is of our home …