Whitehorse takes -50 ° C for extreme cold warning

Temperatures below -40 ° C on Monday and Tuesday gripped the inhabitants of the Yukon capital so far accustomed to a rather mild winter. As always, social networks were quickly…

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Is Oumuamua an extraterrestrial vessel?

Avi Loeb, a prominent astrophysicist and director of Harvard’s Astronomy Unit, recently said that our solar system was visited by an alien vessel. Information that electrified all the press. It refers…

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K2: many dropouts and uncertainty near the top!

On the K2, many retirements overnight and uncertain news for some climbers who could still advance to the top. The clock is ticking. Tomorrow, the weather conditions will be unlivable on the…

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New climate models point to + 5°C: report

In 1896, the Swede Svante Arrhenius estimated that a doubling of the CO2 content of the atmosphere would increase temperatures by around 5-6 ° C depending on the latitude. This hypothesis…

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Seals will kill cod by 2050: Study Finds

Cod could disappear completely from certain areas of the Gulf of St. Lawrence by 2050. Already weakened by overfishing, populations are struggling to recover because of the proliferation of one…

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Oil sands development disrupts wildlife health: report:

In northeastern Alberta, near the oil industry, researchers report lower reproductive rates, modified sex organs and the presence of rat poison in many of the specimens tested. Pekan, marten, muskrat,…

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Right whales seen from space

Studying whales from space, but while being based in Rimouski: this is the challenge that will be taken up by a research team that has just been awarded a contract…

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The oldest terrestrial fossils discovered to date are said to be mushrooms

635 million-year-old mushrooms discovered in China are believed to be the oldest terrestrial fossils to date, an international team of paleontologists believes. These microfossils were found in a cavity within…

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Canada suspends all flights to Mexico and the Caribbean Until April 30

Starting Sunday, it will be nearly impossible for Canadians to leave the country for sunshine destinations. But the word almost is important here, since the Canadian border will not be closed…

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Winnipeg family turns washing machine into ice Zamboni

The Theriault family transformed a washer into an ice zamboni to make an ice rink in their backyard in Winnipeg. To make ice, the Theriault family pump water from the…

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