The perfect DiY underground house for post-apocalyptic living

This apocalypse-ready house is sunk deep beneath the Earth, located in a remote area of Saskatchewan, Canada, and it comes equipped with a stove made from an old barrel and an indoor rabbit hutch. And it could be yours if you want to trade some land or a nice vehicle for it. No, this isn't Thunderdome of the Great… » 9/28/11 8:00am 9/28/11 8:00am

Robert Sawyer To Be First Scifi Writer-in-Residence at Canadian Light…

The University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon is known for its excellent science programs, and now the school is supporting good science fiction as well. Canadian scifi author Robert Sawyer, author of Hominids and Rollback, will become the first writer-in-residence at the Canadian Light Source, the university's… » 1/09/09 7:00am 1/09/09 7:00am

The Fearless Meteorite Hunters of Saskatchewan

After a 10-ton meteor exploded in a spectacular fireball over the Canadian province Saskatchewan two weeks ago, the hunt was on to find fragments of the space rock. Researchers and local enthusiasts descended on the area around Marsden, Sask, and have found dozens of fragments like the one pictured here - discovered… » 12/02/08 11:47am 12/02/08 11:47am

Sasquatch Sighting: Reality TV Development Deal for Canadian City?

A pair of hikers exploring the Grassy Narrows in Ontario stumbled upon a berry-fancying big foot. They described it as being "about eight feet long and all black." One hiker told CBC news, "The way it walked was upright, human-like, but more - I don't know how to describe it - more of a husky walk, I guess. It didn't look … » 7/30/08 7:30am 7/30/08 7:30am