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Is time travel possible?

By Mario Carr Last month, time traveller Dr. Who turned 50. But is the TV show all fantasy? Apparently, travelling into the future is possible. Motion and gravity can affect time according to physicist Albert Einstein. Time on orbiting GPS … Continue reading

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May 2011 night sky

If it weren’t for gifts and donation many observatories around the globe just wouldn’t exist. Our understanding of the universe would probably be limited. Recently, Betty Coombs and Jean Millman made telescope donations to the Hamilton Amateur Astronomers. Thank you. … Continue reading

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Teleport to the big bang

When teleportation is finally possible, I would like to beam myself to the beginning of the universe, right after the big bang.  I wouldn’t want to beam myself at the point of the big bang because the universe would be … Continue reading

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The life of a star

by Mario Carr I would like to dedicate this month’s column to my Grandfather, Ovidio Celeste. His love of the New Brunswick outdoors inspired my interest in nature, which led to a passion in astronomy. He recently died at 98. … Continue reading

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