astronomy



Space conference hosted in Winnipeg

For one weekend, Canada’s space industry came together in Winnipeg. The Winnipeg chapter of the Canadian Space Society (CSS) hosted the 15th annual Canadian Space…






Light up the night

When it’s in the right hands, a camera can produce a masterpiece so exquisite that its beauty can only be matched by that of nature….


Music of the spheres

An international collaboration is shedding light, or rather radio frequencies, on the true shape of distant galaxies. Among those involved is the University of Manitoba’s…


Time’s arrow: William Herschel

William Herschel did not begin his career as a professional scientist. For the first several decades of his life astronomy was just a hobby. His…