Canadian Institute for Advanced Research
Canadian telescope detects 500 fast radio bursts in a year, quadrupling number of known FRBs
The CHIME telescope detected 535 new fast radio bursts during its first year of operation – from 2018 and to 2019 – quadrupling the number of known occurrences of the puzzling pulses of radio energy from far outside our galaxy.
Jun 9, 2021
Researchers propose new way to chart the cosmos in 3D
If only calculating the distance between Earth and far-off galaxies was as easy as pulling out the old measuring tape.
Sep 18, 2015
Majority rule: why conformity can actually be a good thing
Like to go your own way? Most of us actually prefer to follow the pack, according to UBC research.
Jul 28, 2015