Strange Honeycomb Pattern on Mars Appears to Be Formed by Water Ice And CO2

Strange Honeycomb Pattern on Mars Appears to Be Formed by Water Ice And CO2

From orbit, this landscape on Mars looks like a lacy honeycomb or a spider web. But the unusual polygon-shaped features aren’t created by Martian bees or spiders; they are actually formed from an ongoing process of seasonal change from created from water ice and carbon dioxide. The HiRISE camera (High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment) on … Read more

Oilers expect assist from raucous fans in Game 3 of Western Final

Oilers expect assist from raucous fans in Game 3 of Western Final

EDMONTON — Bob Nicholson and Ken Holland were driving in from Edmonton International Airport on Friday when they saw a symbol that brightened their collective mood. Nicholson, the chairman of the Edmonton Oilers, and Holland, the team’s general manager, were returning from Denver where the Colorado Avalanche had taken a 2-0 lead in the best-of-7 … Read more

Raptors fans evacuated after speaker catches fire at Scotiabank Arena

Raptors fans evacuated after speaker catches fire at Scotiabank Arena

In a Raptors season that’s had almost everything, something else popped up out of nowhere. A fire in a speaker hanging from the ceiling of the Scotiabank Arena forced the evacuation of the building during the first half of Saturday night’s win over the Indiana Pacers. A team spokesperson said a “small electrical fire” started … Read more