‘Grim work’: Climate-change clock ticking on world’s polar bears

The climate-change clock is ticking on the world’s polar bears and a group of Canadian and…

How old are we? Debate over the age of the universe just got a bit more complicated

Another telescope is helping us better understand the age of the universe and its future. Using…

New species of ‘fish lizard,’ a reptile dating back to the dinosaurs, discovered by McGill student

A McGill University doctoral student andĀ a professorĀ at the State Museum of Natural History in Stuttgart, Germany…

Netflix adds 10 million new subscribers in 3 months but warns new sign-ups will slow

Netflix added a flood of new subscribers amid the coronavirus pandemic and also offered clues to…

Twitter says about 130 accounts were targeted in cyberattack this week

Twitter Inc. disclosed late on Thursday that hackers targeted about 130 accounts during the cyberattack this…

Biden, Obama, tech moguls’ Twitter accounts hacked in apparent bitcoin scam

A series of high-profile Twitter accounts were hijacked on Wednesday, with some of the platform’s top…

Ethiopia begins filling Nile dam after Grand Renaissance talks with Egypt and Sudan stall

Ethiopia has started filling the Grand Renaissance dam, a giant hydroelectric project it is building on…

This bird can fly 160 kilometres without flapping its wings

A new study sheds light on just how efficiently the world’s largest soaring bird rides air…

Peregrine falcons entertaining visitors at Hopewell Rocks

Visitors to the Hopewell Rocks are getting an up-close look at a family of peregrine falcons…