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NASA's DART mission crashed a spacecraft into an asteroid and got photos to prove it

NASA's DART mission crashed a spacecraft into an asteroid and got photos to prove it

Didymos and its smaller moonlet Dimorphos were the targets of the Double Asteroid Redirection Test
Royal Canadian Mint releases 50th anniversary coin for 1972 Summit Series

Royal Canadian Mint releases 50th anniversary coin for 1972 Summit Series

The 1972 Summit Series was an eight-game contest between Canada and the USSR, with games scheduled across Canada and in Moscow
BEYOND LOCAL: Evacuations prevented greater losses in Atlantic Canada during Fiona

BEYOND LOCAL: Evacuations prevented greater losses in Atlantic Canada during Fiona

One lesson that post-tropical cyclone Fiona has shown us is that it will not be possible to mitigate our way out of extreme natural disasters
BEYOND LOCAL: Municipal election date clashes with Diwali festival

BEYOND LOCAL: Municipal election date clashes with Diwali festival

The chair of the Indo-Caribbean Canadian Association, said the conflict with Diwali could lead to lower voter turnout among those who celebrate the festival
BEYOND LOCAL: Some northern students move far from home for high school

BEYOND LOCAL: Some northern students move far from home for high school

Schools in eight communities in the Northwest Territories do not offer classes beyond Grade 9, while two only offer classes until Grade 10. 
BEYOND LOCAL: Social media use has declined with one exception

BEYOND LOCAL: Social media use has declined with one exception

TikTok’s popularity continues to rise, while other social media networks have seen a decline
<b>OPINION:</b> Genuine truth and reconciliation requires legislative reform

OPINION: Genuine truth and reconciliation requires legislative reform

To live up to the intentions of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People, Canada must work with Indigenous communities to change harmful laws
CANADA: 'Justinflation' can't be said in House of Commons, MPs are trying anyway

CANADA: 'Justinflation' can't be said in House of Commons, MPs are trying anyway

House of Commons has long dictated that members of Parliament must use each other's titles during debate, but never their first names — so anything that deliberately includes 'Justin,' the prime minister's first name, is out
BEYOND LOCAL: Drones can learn more about active, gassy volcanoes

BEYOND LOCAL: Drones can learn more about active, gassy volcanoes

Collecting these gases is key to understanding the mysterious ways of volcanoes, but it can be dangerous
BEYOND LOCAL: Pot sector wants changes, financial relief from Cannabis Act review

BEYOND LOCAL: Pot sector wants changes, financial relief from Cannabis Act review

The federal government is required by law to conduct a review three years after the legislation came into force on Oct. 17, 2018 that studies the impact of cannabis on public health, young people and Indigenous communities.