Stories about Research

Jul 19 2018

Heat warnings issued for much of B.C.'s South Coast

Heat warnings have been issued for parts of southern B.C. including Greater Victoria, eastern Vancouver Island and the Southern Gulf Islands. "High temperatures are expe...

Jul 18 2018

Adidas will only use recycled plastics by 2024

On a global basis, only 14 percent of plastic is collected for recycling. Now, Adidas is planning to completely switch to the use of recycled polyester in the manufacture...

Jul 18 2018

United Kingdom awards $3.3 million for Scottish spaceport

HIE will work alongside American aerospace firm Lockheed Martin with an aim of having launches begin early in the 2020s. Lockheed plans to bring its Rocket Lab Electr...

Jul 18 2018

Astronomers discover 12 more moons of Jupiter, including an oddity

Unfortunately, they couldn't find the hypothesized planet using the Blanco 4-meter telescope at Cerro Tololo Inter-American in Chile, but they did manage to unearth a tre...

Jul 17 2018

Astronomers Find a Staggering 12 New Moons Orbiting Jupiter

But the moon Sheppard and his colleagues call " oddball " is different - instead of orbiting with the other prograde moons , its orbit takes it out as far as the retrogr...

Jul 17 2018

Calgary to begin scorcher of a week with heat warning issued

The City of Toronto also issued its own warning over the weekend following prolonged heat and humidity. On Saturday, however, temperatures reach 24°C with inland temper...

Jul 17 2018

Ice reveals a messenger from a blazing galaxy

At the South Pole, researchers at the Icecube South Pole Neutrino Observatory have been exploiting the effect that neutrinos have on atoms in the ice for several year...

Jul 16 2018

Giant Iceberg Looms Over Greenland And Could Cause Tsunami

Greenland: An 11-million tonne iceburg, the size of a hill, is threatening the tiny village of Innaarsuit on the western coast of Greenland. Police are on high alert a...

Jul 16 2018

Towers toppled at historic Cape Canaveral Launch Complex 17

Gen. Wayne R. Monteith, Commander of the 45th Space Wing. Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 17 has been through a lot. In all, it hosted 325 launches. Once the rubble i...

Jul 15 2018

Rare solar Eclipse can be seen tonight

The eclipse will take place in the early afternoon for Australians-that's Thursday night in the US -with different regions catching different moments of the event. The N...

Jul 15 2018

‘Ghost particle’ from ANOTHER GALAXY to spark astronomical breakthrough

This means that these particles pass right through thousands of planets, stars, and even humans at almost the speed of light. Later research showed them to be made up o...

Jul 15 2018

Surya Grahan 2018: All you need to know about Solar Eclipse 2018

The answer to that question is yes, the eclipse will be visible but not to the people in the other side of the world. But only a lucky few will be able to catch the sight...

Jul 14 2018

Israel to launch a mission spacecraft to the Moon

Although this is an historic national achievement, it is essentially a private initiative by the three SpaceIL founders - Yariv Bash, Kfir Damari and Yonatan Winetraub ...

Jul 14 2018

Time machine throne speech transports province to the '90s: Opposition

The government also laid out its plan to expand the sale of beer and wine to convenience stores, grocery stores and big-box stores, and to roll back restrictions on polic...

Jul 13 2018

Hurricane Chris to bring rain to the United Kingdom next week

Chris is continuing to gain forward speed today, now moving northeast at a quick 22 miles per hour. It looks like the UK's heatwave is set to come to an end as the remn...

Jul 13 2018

Unpiloted Russian Cargo Ship Reaches Space Station In Record Time

EDT (2151 GMT) to deliver almost 3 tons of supplies for the space station's crew. "The less-than-four-hour trip will demonstrate an expedited capability that may be use...

Jul 13 2018

Partisan Divide Deepens Over Trump’s Supreme Court Pick

When questioned on the matter, White House spokesman Raj Shah claimed Kavanaugh had built up the debt buying baseball tickets for himself and his friends. Gleaning fi...

Jul 12 2018

Starbucks to Eliminate Plastic Straws by 2020

The company becomes the largest food and beverage company to do so as calls to cut waste globally grow louder. In time, the cold-cup lids were rolled out into more th...

Jul 12 2018

'First Giant' Dinosaur Found in Argentina, Fossil Weighing Around 10 Tons Uncovered!

They were discovered in a dinosaur "nest" unearthed at a World Heritage site known for its fossils in Argentina's north western San Juan province. Remains of giant dino...

Jul 12 2018

Kavanaugh would feel right at home among all-Ivy justices

Click the video above to watch our complete interview with Starr. She and the other Democrats on this list all turned down invites from the White House to attend Kavan...