Family of five multi-purpose U-shaped rovers
Lunar rover contest a giant leap for science, STEM

Girls, along with non-binary and non-gender individuals, can take part in an epic contest.

Moon meets Castor and Pollux on October 16, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: October 10-16, 2022

On October 16, the moon will “meet” bright stars Castor and Pollux, allowing all three objects to share the view in binoculars.

Mars, October 20222 | SkyNews
Planets at a Glance: October 2022

Catch an early morning glimpse of Mercury, Venus and Uranus this month, while planning for some late evening/nightly views of Mars, Jupiter, Saturn and Neptune.

Full Hunter’s Moon on October 9, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: October 3 to 9, 2022

This week promises some intriguing views as we head towards the Hunter’s Moon.

Jupiter at opposition on September 26, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: September 26 to October 2, 2022

Get your telescopes out Monday night for an excellent opposition — Jupiter will be a brilliant magnitude -2.94.

New Moon on September 25, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: September 19 to 25, 2022

The Moon wanes through the week to its new phase on Sunday, while autumn officially arrives in Canada with the September equinox.

Saturn, September 2022 | SkyNews
Planets at a Glance: September 2022

Look for Mars, Jupiter and Saturn in the evening skies this month, while Venus and Mercury grace the early mornings.

Third quarter Moon on September 17, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: September 12 to 18, 2022

Our Solar System’s distant gas giants Uranus and Neptune are the stars of the early week.

Old Moon near Venus and Ceres on August 25, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 22 to 28, 2022

Celestial meetups, a minor planet at opposition and a new Moon for deep-sky gazing — it’s all in This Week’s Sky

Double stars in Lyra's parallelogram on August 21, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 15 to 21, 2022

After the Moon meets the bluish Pleiades and red Mars, it goes on its way to third quarter, allowing deep-sky objects to shine through

Stratospheric balloons allow experiments to soar high in the atmosphere. | SkyNews
Students are floating science to the stratosphere via balloons

Stratospheric balloon research will take flight in Timmins in August; local facility expansion will support weatherproof payload integration

Dalhousie University's LORIS spacecraft is slated to head into space later this summer or fall. | SkyNews
Dalhousie University students extend their studies to space

The first Atlantic Canadian satellite is going to orbit soon to get a to get a high-definition view of Nova Scotia’s shorelines and ocean life

The Canadian Space Agency's contribution to the Webb mission, the FGS/NIRISS arrived at NASA Goddard on July 30, 2012. | SkyNews
Canada helped discover water on a distant planet using JWST

The James Webb Space Telescope is already on the hunt for new worlds using a Canadian deep-space instrument

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