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Alien spaceship spotted whizzing past supermoon (Video)

Alien spaceship spotted whizzing past supermoon (Video)

Stunning video footage of the super moon, which shows an apparent UFO flying past the spectacle, has sparked a furious online debate about the existence of aliens. In a YouTube video posted by David McCarty, a disc-shaped object can be seen flying across the supermoon on Nov. 14. Up to date, the video has been viewed more than 48,000 times. ... Read More »

CRTC helps Canadians take control of TV services, Report

CRTC helps Canadians take control of TV services, Report

The Canadian Radio Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) recently renewed Canadian broadcast licenses for one year rather than seven. To follow these best practices, providers should, among other things: provide information about the new choices that will be available as of December 1, 2016; keep their offers simple and transparent; offer deals and discounts regardless of the entry-level package selected; provide online ... Read More »

Research Offers Insights on Global Warming ‘Hiatus’

Research Offers Insights on Global Warming 'Hiatus'

New study has concluded that the temporary slowing of the global temperature rise that was observed between 1998 and 2013 was due to a redistribution of energy within the Earth system. In a paper published today in Earth’s Future, a journal of the American Geophysical Union, lead author Xiao-Hai Yan of the University of Delaware, along with leading scientists from ... Read More »

NASA launches ‘fire in space’ experiment – Again

NASA launches 'fire in space' experiment - Again

NASA has successfully carried out the latest set of its Spacecraft Fire Experiment (Saffire), which aims to study how fires behave in the environment of outer space. In their second round of experiments, NASA is igniting nine different samples aboard their spacecraft, the Cygnus cargo vehicle, as it orbits Earth. The samples include a cotton-fiberglass blend called Nomex, which is ... Read More »

Lilly Alzheimer’s drug fails in final clinical trials

Lilly Alzheimer's drug fails in final clinical trials

Eli Lilly said its Alzheimer’s drug had failed in a large clinical trial. Shares of Lilly are down 14% to $65.14 in early trading on the solanezumab study failure, which is also a big setback for the entire field of Alzheimer’s drug research. Solanezumab is the latest in a long string of drugs that have proven too weak to stop ... Read More »

An ancient Chinese bird Fossil gives Clues to Feather Colors

An ancient Chinese bird Fossil gives Clues to Feather Colors

The oldest fossil evidence of the red-orange hue of beta-keratin has been discovered in a 130-million-year-old basal bird. Scientists are closing in on colour-coding the dinosaurs following the latest discovery of feather pigmentation from millions of years ago. Eoconfuciusornis, crow-sized primitive birds that lived in what is now China around 130 million years ago, are the earliest birds to have ... Read More »

Queen’s University Students Throw An Extremely Racist Party

Queen's University Students Throw An Extremely Racist Party

Students from Queen’s University are facing backlash for throwing a party. Now, it’s not the partying per se that got the community riled up but its theme, which is racism. An extremely racist party is reportedly a tradition at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, but maybe not for much longer after Twitter responded to appalling photos from the event. Read More »

South Korean leader leader explains Viagra

South Korean leader leader explains Viagra

The office of embattled South Korean President Park Geun-hye has confirmed a mass-purchase of Viagra pills, but said the medication was intended to treat altitude sickness for the president and her staff. Park’s office has insisted that the purchase had nothing to do with anyone’s erectile dysfunction, and was instead to treat potential altitude sickness that could have been experienced ... Read More »

2017 Honda Civic Type R busted in California “Video”

2017 Honda Civic Type R busted in California (Video)

A 2017 Honda Civic Type R prototype has been spotted testing in the US just weeks after the covers were pulled off a concept in Paris. Honda has only shown the next Civic Type R in prototype form, but this white one looks production ready. It’s reportedly a pre-production model, and the YouTuber that captured it says it was driving ... Read More »

Scientists find collection of ancient dwarf galaxies (research)

Scientists find collection of ancient dwarf galaxies

Scientists from University of California, Riverside, using data acquired by the everlasting Hubble Space Telescope, just caught a glimpse of a large number of very old, very distant dwarf galaxies that fill in part of the picture of how stars formed in the early universe. The team of astronomers announced their findings in the The Astrophysical Journal this month. It ... Read More »