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Earth’s Magnetic Poles Are Set to Swap Places - And We're Totally Unprepared

When north becomes south.<p>Earth’s magnetic field surrounds our planet like an invisible force field - protecting life from harmful solar radiation by …

Earth Science

A Robot Drew Star Charts for the Next 100,000 Years

International design studio Tellart bring their 'Deep Future' maps to The Museum of Tomorrow.<p>Those in the northern hemisphere know that the North Star, Polaris, is a useful tool of navigation. But few know that, because of changes in Earth’s axial rotation, Polaris hasn’t always been—nor will it …

Black Holes

Astronaut Twin Study Shows Possible Stress of Long Space Missions

Early results of an unprecedented study to determine the effects of space travel show genetic differences between astronaut Scott Kelly, who spent a …

Space Science

'A cross between a hallucinogenic dream and your worst nightmare': Rare dinosaur prints found in B.C.

Paleontologists in northeast B.C. have revealed a series of rare discoveries at a recently uncovered dinosaur track site, including a footprint not …

Dinosaurs

DC Might Have An In-House Solution To Its Superhero Movie Problem

Despite a robust box office return for both <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> and <i>Suicide Squad</i>, Warner Bros. live-action DC Comics universe has been mired in controversy, setbacks, and criticism. Even fans have divided into extremes: those who will defend the franchise against any perceived slight …

Comic Books