Flash flooding a concern through Tuesday evening

Rain is likely Monday and there will be the potential for some heavy rainfall. Authorities say conditions are especially unsafe with flooding rains coming overnight and on a holiday weekend when people may have outdoor plans. You should monitor lat... More..

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Trans Mountain seeks tougher injunction to stop protests
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Trans Mountain seeks tougher injunction to stop protests

Polls show that the majority of people in Canada are against using public money for the Kinder Morgan pipeline. This was stated by the Minister of Finance of Canada bill Morneau, reports "UKRINFORM". In r...More..

This reptile is ancestor to all the world's snakes and lizards
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

This reptile is ancestor to all the world's snakes and lizards

As it turns out, the Megachirella is the ancestor of squamates, which is the class that both snakes and lizards belong in now. Modern technology also allowed for micro CT scans and a reconstruction of the...More..

by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Worlds oldest lizard fossil discovered

This fossil helps scientists link primitive reptiles to the diverse reptiles that exist today on our planet. It appears that it's the earliest lizard ever found, filling the gap between reptiles and how lizar...More..

Two lions, two tigers and a jaguar escape from German zoo
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Two lions, two tigers and a jaguar escape from German zoo

A bear was shot dead, Sky News reported . It is reported that a river overflowed and wore down fences, allowing the unsafe animals a way out. Police told the Associated Press Friday morning that the esca...More..

Sex on Mars: The risk of creating a new human subspecies
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Sex on Mars: The risk of creating a new human subspecies

White considers this a new proof that the red planet once existed advanced alien civilization. Sounds interesting, isn't it! NASA along with space agencies around the world, some independent scientists and re...More..

by | Friday, June 01, 2018

What is 'Manhattanhenge' and how can you see it?

One day is already over but people in New York City are still able to watch the second day of Manhattanhenge. Hundreds of people filled Midtown to capture the Manhattanhenge, when the setting or rising sun is...More..

Japan slaughters 122 pregnant whales for ‘scientific research’
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Japan slaughters 122 pregnant whales for ‘scientific research’

Although Japan signed the International Whaling Commission's moratorium on its controversial "JARPA II" whaling program in 2014, the country has been able to exploit a loophole and continue the practice. And ...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

EU proposes to ban plastic straws, stirs, and cotton buds

Vancouver is set to become the first major Canadian city to ban single-use plastic straws , polystyrene cups, and take-out containers. For fishing gear, which accounts for 27 per cent of all beach litter, ...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Rise and Fall of the Great Barrier Reef

The most recent, which occurred around 10,000 years ago, was associated with a decline in water quality and increase in sediment. During sea level drops, for instance, the Great Barrier Reef as a whole surv...More..

This is why a NASA camera melted during SpaceX launch
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

This is why a NASA camera melted during SpaceX launch

Booster Falcon 9 with five telecommunication satellites Iridium NEXT and the two GRACE satellites on Board was launched on Tuesday with the pads on a USA air force base Vandenberg in California. "This is due to...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Environmenet Canada issues heat, air quality statements for southern Ontario

The statement advised people to also drink lots of a cold water, dress appropriately for the weather and spend extended periods of time in cool areas. Environment Canada is warning individuals may experience sy...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

China invited other countries to use their space station

Many scientists at NASA want to change this, but Congress has established such rules to prevent technology transfer. However, it's not just developing nations that are interested - some of the US' European ...More..

Motz not happy about Trans-Mountain pipeline purchase
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Motz not happy about Trans-Mountain pipeline purchase

A government elected on promises of positive politics and inclusiveness has taken decisions that have increased the polarization in this country. "I think that is what has happened here". "John Horgan didn't co...More..

125 mln-year-old dandruff reveals how dinosaurs shed skin
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

125 mln-year-old dandruff reveals how dinosaurs shed skin

Until now, scientists had no proof of how dinosaurs got rid of their dead skin cells. Researchers discovered what they believe is the oldest known case of dandruff in a tiny feathered dinosaur that roamed...More..

Deaths reported as Alberto makes landfall in Florida
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Deaths reported as Alberto makes landfall in Florida

Its winds, which had strengthened overnight to 65 miles per hour, were down to 60 miles per hour as of 11 a.m. Remnants of subtropical storm Alberto will make its way through western Kentucky and then split t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Japan Slaughtered Over 120 Pregnant Whales in Annual Antarctica Summer Hunt

Japan reported killed at least 333 minke whales in 2017/18 for research-related purposes, according to a report released by the International Whaling Commission (IWC ). The animals, although hunted for "resear...More..

NASA camera melts capturing SpaceX launch
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

NASA camera melts capturing SpaceX launch

For those wondering about the four cameras on the inside of the camera, NASA reports that those, of course, were unharmed while the damaged one was one of the furthest away from the launch at about a quarter-...More..

Elizabeth May Pleads Guilty To Criminal Contempt After Kinder Morgan Protest
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Elizabeth May Pleads Guilty To Criminal Contempt After Kinder Morgan Protest

Court of Appeal. Canada will continue to need major pipeline projects to deliver responsibly-produced Canadian energy to markets around the world while ensuring a fair price for our resources. He said now every...More..

Special air quality statement issued for Windsor and Essex County
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Special air quality statement issued for Windsor and Essex County

Moderate to high-risk air quality values are expected throughout Sunday and possibly into Monday. Environment Canada has issued a special air quality statement for Mississauga and Brampton for Sunday, May 27,...More..