Object destroyed over Yukon a day before PM scheduled to visit Whitehorse – Brandon Sun


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to answer questions about a “cylindrical object” being dropped over central Yukon when he visits the area Sunday for a previously scheduled visit to Whitehorse. Shortly after the North American Aerospace Defense Command publicly disclosed the object’s presence over northern Canada on Saturday afternoon, Trudeau tweeted that he had …

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Canadian soccer women boycott training before emergency talks with governing body


The strike is on. Canada’s women’s soccer team boycotted training on Saturday ahead of emergency talks with Soccer Canada in Florida. And captain Christine Sinclair says she and her teammates will not take the field until the governing body responds to their complaints. Sinclair told The Canadian Press, “Until things move forward, I don’t know …

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Leonardo noted link between gravity and acceleration centuries before Einstein


Researchers at Caltech recreated an experiment on gravity and acceleration that Leonardo da Vinci sketched in his notebooks. caltech Caltech engineer Maury Gharib was poring over Leonardo da Vinci’s digitized notebooks one day, looking for flow visualization sketches to share with his graduate students for inspiration. Only then did he notice several tiny drawings of …

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