Atlantic hurricane forecasts for the coming weeks revised — and not in a good way

Already smashing records, this year’s hyperactive Atlantic hurricane season is about to get even nastier, forecasters…

How microbes could help clean up Nova Scotia’s abandoned mines

Researchers from three Maritime universities are hoping microbes collected from the bottom of a lake near…

Instagram launches TikTok copycat, which it is calling Reels

Facebook’s Instagram is officially launching its answer to the hit short video app TikTok — Instagram…

How scientists aim to make a safe COVID-19 vaccine in record time

Vaccine development normally takes years, if not decades. But scientific teams around the world are aiming…

How the pandemic pushed puffin research back years

Machias Seal Island is tiny speck of land isolated out in the Bay of Fundy.  But…

New study detects thousands of earthquakes in B.C. Peace region, most linked to fracking

B.C.’s Peace region is experiencing roughly 1,500 small earthquakes a year and most of them are…

Scientists study coronavirus outbreaks among minks at breeding farms in Europe

Coronavirus outbreaks at mink farms in Spain and the Netherlands have scientists digging into how the…

Trump vows to ban TikTok app from U.S.

U.S. President Donald Trump said he will take action as soon as Saturday to ban TikTok,…

Shaw launches mobile service for existing internet customers in Alberta and B.C.

Shaw is launching a wireless cellphone service for its customers in Alberta and British Columbia who…