Scientists Are Chasing an Ancient Signal That Could Explain the Modern Universe

The faint, 12-billion-year-old signal would lead scientists to the very first stars and illuminate the origins of the modern universe, dark matter, and, well, everything.


A Newly Discovered Type of Galaxy Keeps Producing Stars as It Dies

'Cold quasars' offer an unprecedented look at the transition between active star-forming galaxies and dead galactic bodies.


A Jonas Brother Just Testified About Paul McCartney in FIFA Corruption Trial

It all has to do with a concert in Buenos Aires that at least one person won't admit ever happened. So, you know, normal stuff.


A Completely Biased Ranking of the 60 Best Canadian Indie Rock Songs of the 00s Part II

Apparently, Broken Social Scene and The Wu-Tang Clan aren't so different


Broken Social Scene Return with “Halfway Home,” Bring the Whole Crew to Play it on 'Colbert'

The sorely missed Canadian troupe swelled to include Emily Haines and James Shaw of Metric, and Amy Millan and Evan Cranely of Stars.


Down Goes Brown's NHL Preview, Part 2: Contenders, Hard-To-Figure-Out Teams, and Predictions

The second of our two-part installment: We take a look at the NHL's elite teams, the ones that are difficult to gauge, and make Stanley Cup playoff predictions.


Why the World Is Still Fascinated with Astrology

In this episode of 'The Chosen Ones,' host Gavin Haynes dives into the world of horoscope-obsessed astrologists to discover his destiny as a Scorpio.


The Best and Worst Celebrity Speeches of the DNC’s First Night

In typical award show fashion, the Dems trotted out all their star power last night with performances by Demi Lovato and Paul Simon and speeches by Sarah Silverman and Michelle Obama. But not everyone was a winner.


Why the NHL Playoffs Are Like a Game of Thrones Episode

You don't know who will live or die from scene to scene, there are men with unsightly beards wielding weapons, you're not entirely familiar with everyone's names but you're immensely enjoying the uncertainty of everything.


Sharks, Blues in Prime Position to Exorcise Playoff Demons

We're down to two teams which have historically struggled in the postseason, an underdog Predators club, and the Stars. Down Goes Brown previews the second round of the Western Conference playoffs.


Crosby Has Red-Hot Penguins Eyeing Cup: A Guide to the NHL Playoffs

Can Kane lead the Hawks back to the Cup? Will the Caps finally prevail? Our comprehensive preview on everything you need to know about the playoffs.


Down Goes Brown's First Round NHL Playoff Preview

We run through all eight series, crunch some numbers, throw a spotlight on a few key names, and then pick a few winners.