Director's Blog

Read about what our directors are up to and their writings on Canadian space exploration and astronomy. You’ll also find some interesting educational articles. 

Lasers in Space Twinkle too!

Lasers in Space Twinkle too! I mentioned in my last blog “Why do stars twinkle?” that I am an experimental quantum physicist, which means I’m

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Why do stars twinkle?

Now that it’s winter and the sun sets much earlier in the day, you may start to notice objects in the night sky you didn’t see before. It can be a shock to see bright flashing lights low in the sky, just above the horizon, that look like UFOs!

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