Science

See the moon hop over Uranus tomorrow

Watch the moon as it appears to "hop" over Uranus in the afternoon sky tomorrow (Aug. 18). The moon will pass in front of the...

Pod of dolphins rescued from shallow cove off Nova Scotia’s South Shore

Residents of a small island off Nova Scotia's South Shore were instrumental last weekend in saving a stranded pod of dolphins from a shallow cove,...

Watch Russian spacewalkers boot up a European robotic arm on the International Space Station today

Two Russian cosmonauts will continue booting up the European Robotic Arm in a spacewalk today (Aug. 17), and you can watch their activities for...

The κ-Cygnid meteor shower reaches its peak on Aug. 18. Here’s what to expect.

If you're up for an observing challenge, the κ-Cygnid (Kappa Cygnid) meteor shower will produce a few bright shooting stars during its peak Thursday...

NASA’s Artemis 1 mission will carry an asteroid-bound solar sail

NASA's coming megarocket launch isn't just going to the moon, it's going far beyond that — some of its secondary payloads far, far beyond. The primary...

Voyager 2: An iconic spacecraft that’s still exploring 45 years on

Voyager 2, was the first of two twin probes NASA sent to investigate the outer planets of our solar system. The probe was launched aboard...

‘Prey’ review: Prequel shows that there is still hope for the Predator franchise

The long-anticipated — and refreshing — Predator prequel, unexpectedly titled Prey, has just hit Hulu in the US and Star (through Disney Plus) internationally. After...

Humans are heading back to the moon — and Canada is playing a bigger role than you may realize

If all goes as planned, NASA's most powerful rocket yet will roar to life on the morning of Aug. 29, as part of the...

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HR startup HiBob’s valuation surges 50% to $2.45B on a $150M raise

Cloud-based human resource (HR) platform HiBob today announced that it...

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How Amazon’s continued expansion into healthcare could buoy the sector

Following Amazon’s $3.9 billion acquisition of One Medical, Business...

Colliding black holes could clock universe’s expansion rate

Scientists may have found a way of using the...