A massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the city's port and damaging buildings across the capital. To better understand the devastating impact of the blast, CTVNews.ca breaks down how widespread the damage would have been if the explosion happened in cities across Canada.
Sightings of great white sharks and other large sharks appear to be on the rise, with videos of these top predators popping up all along the U.S. eastern seaboard up into Atlantic Canada -- and new research and shark tagging is showing that more great white sharks spend time in Canadian waters than we thought before.
Two beluga whales from a Shanghai aquarium have returned to the sea in an Icelandic sanctuary, conservationists said Monday, expressing hopes of creating a model for rehoming some 300 belugas currently in captivity.
Wild horses, bison and other big-hoofed animals once roamed freely in much of Europe. Now they are transforming a former military base outside the Czech capital in an ambitious project to improve biodiversity.
Grocery store items, pro sports teams, and country music bands have all removed racially insensitive names. Now, NASA is adding celestial bodies to the list that includes Aunt Jemima, the Washington Football Team and hitmakers The Chicks and Lady A.