January 2011 Archives

The Art of Dying

Posted by Christina Harnett

When it comes to the end of life, the word 'caregiver' can mean different things.

Sometimes, it's a professional who visits regularly, and helps people stay in their homes as long as possible.

But often "caregiver" is the family member or friend who puts their own life aside to help a loved one through the final passage.

Freelance reporter Janna Graham introduces us to two familes coping with "The Art of Dying."

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Supernova Hunters - Part 2

Posted by Christina Harnett

Earlier this month, a ten year old girl from Fredericton made international headlines as the youngest person to ever discover a supernova - or exploding star.

Kathyrn Aurora Gray handled herself well with the international press...which isn't that surprising.

In 1995 her father, Paul Gray, was the youngest person to discover a supernova...though he was the ripe old age of 22!

Dave Atkinson tells us about 15 years of astronomy breakthroughs, as seen through one family.

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