Day: November 3, 2019

Russia is making more Soyuz spacecraft to help NASA’s ISS missions

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky While the US wants to reduce its dependence on Russian rockets, Russia itself is expecting to help for a while yet. Roscosmos chief Dmitry Rogozin recently ordered the construction of two more Soyuz MS spacecraft, one of which will help NASA deliver astronauts to the International Space […]

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OPP launch school bus safety patrol

North Bay Nugget Complaints of drivers not stopping for buses more than double 2018 File Photo PO The OPP North Bay detachment is on school bus safety patrol starting today until Nov. 15. The OPP is increasing its presence on school bus routes in identified hotspots looking for speeders and motorists who fail to obey […]

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Jakub Vrana scores 1st career hat trick to help Capitals double up on Flames

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Jakub Vrana, back of the Capitals celebrates a goal with teammate Evgeny Kuznetsov during Washington’s 4-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Sunday. (Al Drago/Associated Press) Washington’s newly crowned championship baseball team provided the cheers. Jakub Vrana supplied the goals. Two days after his first multigoal game of […]

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Study casts doubt on the chances of life on watery alien planets

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Carl Court/Getty Images Scientists searching for habitable planets often see the presence of water as a key sign, but they might not want to raise their hopes too high. A recently published study has indicated that there was no clear evidence of extremophiles (life that can survive extreme conditions) in […]

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Maple Leafs wish young fan a happy birthday after no one shows up to his party

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Leafs forwards Mitch Marner, right, and John Tavares are among those tweeting birthday wishes to Kade Foster in response to a call from the boy’s dad. (Christopher Katsarov/Canadian Press) Some high-profile athletes are rallying around a young Toronto Maple Leafs fan after the boy’s dad tweeted that the […]

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Pannes de courant : l’ensemble des clients rebranchés d’ici mardi

Radio-Canada | Nouvelles Hydro-Québec travaille pour rétablir le courant auprès des clients toujours privés d’électricité. Photo : Radio-Canada / Ivanoh Demers Partagez via Facebook(Fenêtre modale) Facebook Partagez via Twitter(Fenêtre modale) Twitter Partagez via LinkedIn(Fenêtre modale) LinkedIn Partagez via Courriel(Fenêtre modale) Courriel Activer l’option d’impression du navigateur Imprimer Commentaires Radio-Canada 2019-11-03 | Mis à jour aujourd’hui à 2 h 29 Dimanche, les équipes […]

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Watch Boeing’s Starliner capsule launch abort test at 9AM ET

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Boeing Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner capsule is about to take a step closer toward taking people to orbit, and you can watch this step unfold first-hand. NASA and Boeing are streaming live coverage of the Starliner’s pad abort test on November 4th at 9AM Eastern. Like similar tests, the New Mexico […]

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The first in-the-wild BlueKeep attack isn’t as dangerous as feared

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links REUTERS/Jason Redmond When word broke of the BlueKeep vulnerability in Windows, many feared a repeat of NotPetya and other widespread worms that have wreaked havoc. They might not have to worry quite so much, though. Kryptos Logic has discovered the first known in-the-wild BlueKeep exploit, and it isn’t as vicious […]

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Sudbury’s newest arrivals

Sudbury Star Oct. 22 A boy, Felix, 7 lbs 14 oz, born to Danielle and Eric Morin of Sudbury. Oct. 28 A girl, Mariana Abigail, 6 lbs 8 oz, born to Courtney Purcer and Duncan Bebonang of M’Chigeeng. Oct. 29 A boy, Wyatt Scott, 7 lbs 9 oz, born to Chris and Jessica Simpson of […]

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Wear Clothes? Then You’re Part of the Problem

New York Times Climate Change News Climate protests drew millions around the world in September. Many of the Democratic presidential candidates have rolled out ambitious plans to cut carbon while making the economy greener. There’s a sense of momentum to solve our planetary crisis. And yet a leading cause of climate change remains persistently overlooked […]

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