The Hants County Exhibition -Windsor, Nova Scotia marked the 250th anniversary of this incredible long running fall fair in 2015. It holds the title as being the oldest continuously run fall fair in North America.
Earth just experienced its hottest northern summer on record.
September 22, 2016
September 21, 2016
Polar bears live in the Arctic but not in the Antarctic. In fact, the word Arctic comes from the Greek word for ‘bear’.
Black-capped Chickadees can remember where they hide food for at least a month after putting it in its hiding place.
September 20, 2016
September 19, 2016
Many cultures around the world celebrate the September Equinox. In China, the Mid-Autumn Festival is held on the 15th day of the 8th month, according to the Chinese lunar calendar.
Crops pollinated by wild bees can result in higher yields than ones pollinated by honeybees
September 18, 2016
September 17, 2016
An Orca, or killer whale is not a fish. It is a marine mammal and is in fact a dolphin, and the largest dolphin to boot.
This year's Harvest Moon is special because it will also be a penumbral lunar eclipse, as it passes through the outer edge of the Earth's shadow.
September 16, 2016
September 15, 2016
Depending on the year, the Harvest Moon can come anywhere from two weeks before or two weeks after the autumn equinox.
The last time the Harvest Moon perfectly coincided with the autumnal equinox was in 2010 and this won't happen again until 2029.
September 14, 2016
September 13, 2016
There are 12 Moon cycles every year, and the Harvest Moon is the full Moon nearest the start of fall or the autumnal equinox.
Saskatchewan became a province of Canada on September 1, 1905.