Sci-Tech

A man fishes off the boardwalk near Bishop's Landing.

WaterArt and science join forces to fight water pollution

Sierra Club project asks: What will the Halifax Harbour look like in 2050?

Nov 21, 2016

Keegan Francis shoots a bow and arrow, defending his castle in virtual reality.

Virtual RealitySee it to believe it

A second virtual reality business is expected to open in the city

Nov 19, 2016

A partygoer gets lost in the music. (Reenactment of a silent party.)

TechnologySilent parties make their way to Halifax

Headphone events give partiers control of the music they hear

Nov 19, 2016

Size comparison between two 2007 full moons at their closest point to Earth (perigee) and at farthest point from Earth (apogee). The perigee moon is 12 per cent larger than the apogee moon.

AstronomySupermoon versus full moon: what’s the difference?

November ‘supermoon’ 7% larger than normal full moon

Nov 11, 2016

The trouble with trolls

Journalists search for how to best survive troll attacks

Nov 10, 2016

Your favourite Halifax hangouts are now in emoji form.

TechnologyHow to get a donair or Theodore Tugboat on your phone

Iconic Halifax landmarks are now available as emojis

Nov 10, 2016

Nobel Laureate Dr. Arthur McDonald gives Dan MacLennan Memorial Lecture in Astronomy at Saint Mary’s University.

ScienceNobel winner digs deep to understand the universe

‘If you create something unusual … you can do things that were otherwise impossible’

Oct 22, 2016

Tinder users are able to listen to their matches 'Anthem' within the app.

LifeTinder and Spotify make a match

Dating app, music streaming service showcase users' playlists

Oct 5, 2016

Federal research is hoping to find solutions to Nova Scotia's 2013 strawberry epidemic

StrawberriesStrawberry fields forever: virus research heads into the unknown

Scientists across Canada are searching for the answers to a Nova Scotian disease

Mar 26, 2016

Hana Nelson is the co-founder of Aerosan Toilets.

ToiletsMeet two locals with a passion for poop

The entrepreneurs are creating proper sanitization for poor countries

Mar 25, 2016