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2014

 

July 10: Sky and Telescope Magazine: Is Mercury a Hit-and-Run Survivor?

July 02: Jet Propulsion Laboratory: NASA launches carbon mission to watch Earth breathe.

June 26: Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy: Trio of suppermassive black holes shakes space-time

June 20: Astrobiology Magazine: Stars' Chemistry Key to Their Planets' Ability to Support Life

June 11: Space.com: Sun Erupts with 3rd Huge Solar Flare in 2 Days

June 02: CTV News: Astronomers Discover "Godzilla of Earths"

May 14: Starry Night Education: Mars, Jupiter, Saturn and More: Planet Parade 

May 01: Space.com: Exotic Particles May Hold Clues to Mysterious Dark Matter

April 17: Times Colonist: Summertime opening in the works for Centre of the Universe, observatory 

April 14: The Voice of Russia: Red Moon: April 14 marks first eclipse in series of four rare celestial events

April 14: International Business Times: Canada Gets Excited Over Blood Moon Total Lunary Eclipse  

April 14: CBC News: Total Lunar Eclipse, Mars close approach tonight

April 13: Hamilton Spectator: Canadians from coast to coast can view total lunar eclipse this week  

April 13: Epoch Times: 'Blood Moon:' Red or Orange 'Pink Full Moon' and Lunar Eclipse (Tetrad) Take Place on April 15

April 9: Global News: Moon-orbiting satellite to shut down during lunar eclipse

March 31: Global News: April 15 statrs off the year of eclipses

March 29: BC Local News: Saanich observatory supporter hope for May re-opening 

March 29:  CTV News: Looking to celebrate Earth Hour? 4 things to do in the dark

March 25: London Community News: Meteorite search is on  

March 25 The Province: Vancouver man wants everyone to see stars by reducing light pollution

March 25: Battlefords News: Lunar and solar eclipses in April 

March 21: CTV News: Meteorite hunt in Ontario

March 20: CTV News: Cosmic coincidence? 2nd fireball shoots over Maritimes in 24 hours

March 19: CTV News Atlantic: Second fireball spotted in Maritime skies

March 18: CBC News: 'Fireball' over Maritimes, Quebec likely a meteor

March 18: VOCM: 'Fireball' Reported over Atlantic Canada  

March 14: Nanton News: Earth Hour offers chance to gaze at the stars

March 7: CTV Atlantic: Great balls of fire: Celestial spectacle lights up Maritime skies

February 25: The Battlefords News: Two New Full Moons in March 

February 14: Herald News: Star shine so much brighter here

February 13: Toronto Star: Toronto a stage for all kind of romance 

February 7: CTV NEWS: Federal governement releases details of Canada's space policy

February 7: Coast Reporter - Sunshine Coast:  RASC offers guest speaker 

February 4: The Vancouver Sun: Stephen Hume: Sure it's cold, but take a look around you

January 16:  SpaceREF: The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada Announces 2014 Award Recipients

January 9:  Burnaby Newleader: New observatory at SFU may help discover scientists 

January 9: National Post: Northern lights set to shimmer through the sky after massive solar flare and radiation storm

January 9: Ottawa Citizen: Another celestial dud: Skywatchers disapointed by northern light no-show

January 6: Metro Vanvouver: Two B.C. residents shortlisted for one-way trip to Mars