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Highway 400 multi-vehicle pileup

A diesel tanker truck exploded just before 11:30 p.m., starting a fire that spread to several other vehicles and sent huge flames and billowing plumes of black smoke into the night sky. Up to 14 vehicles may have...

New record for farthest galaxy...

A new record for the most distant galaxy cluster has been set. Astronomers say the cluster, 11.1 billion light-years away, might have been caught right after birth. A new record for the most distant galaxy cluster...

News of the World - Weekly...

The News of the World was a national red top newspaper published in the United Kingdom from 1843 to 2011. It was announced on 7 July 2011 that, after 168 years in print the newspaper would print its final...

Where's My Solar-Powered Phone?

Gadget makers experiment with translucent solar cells that let touch screens draw energy from the sun. Solar-powered streetlights and parking meters are not hard to find, nor are photovoltaic panels that deliver...

Burnt River Ontario Floods 2016

Residents in Burnt River and those who follow the river such as residents on Shuttleworth Road have fallen victim to flooding before back in 1992 due to local political influnces. The river rose to the extent of...

Did early agriculture stave off...

A new analysis of ice-core climate data, archeological evidence and ancient pollen samples strongly suggests that agriculture by humans 7,000 years ago likely slowed a natural cooling process of the global climate,...

Dying sun caught tearing apart its...

The Kepler Space Telescope has detected disintegrating asteroids orbiting a white dwarf, the type of burned-out star our sun will become about 8 billion years from now. The discovery explains why some white...

Astronomers unveil largest ever...

If you’re impressed by big megapixels, you’ll be absolutely gobsmacked by the 46-billion-pixel panorama of the Milky Way that astronomers unveiled today. The largest such image ever assembled, the...

Five surprising discoveries about...

Upon further review, Pluto is still mysterious and exciting. After three months of releasing photos and data piecemeal, scientists with NASA’s New Horizons mission codified their preliminary observations...

Top 10 revolutionary scientific...

Most scientific fields have been made over with a revolutionary theory at least once in recent centuries. Such makeovers, or paradigm shifts, reorder old knowledge into a new framework. Revolutionary theories...

The TERMINATOR Franchise Is...

Despite exceeding financial expectations overseas, it appears thatTerminator Genisys was quite damaging for Paramount Pictures - thanks, largely, to its modest performance at the domestic box office. According...

DARK HORSE EDITOR SCOTT ALLIE...

I applaud Ms. Asselin’s Intentions in dealing with sexual harassment in the comics industry. I also want to make one thing very clear: Dark Horse as a company, and myself as an individual, take the kinds of...