By: Talia Ho, SPECTRUM Writer
The TRAPPIST-1 system consists of seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a red dwarf star. (NASA-JPL/Caltech)
        Have you ever dreamt of life outside of Earth? The idea of alien life has captivated the imaginations of millions through television and movies. It seems like everyone has met someone with a UFO […]

Written by: Julia Paiva, SPECTRUM WRITER
Many countries are looking into cleaner, more sustainable methods of producing energy. Some of these technologies are closer than others in becoming a valid energy source that can rival current processes such as coal, but their very existence shows promise for future research in the physical and environmental sciences. The […]

[ March 20, 2017; 7:00 pm; ] UTSC! Have you ever visited the Telescope on campus? Is this the first time you’re hearing about the Telescope? Well EPSA has an event for you! Come out to see Mars, Jupiter, Venus, and distant galaxy clusters through the UTSC Telescope on March 20th from 7-8PM!

Along with the opportunity to star-gaze, there will be an […]

Written by: Deeana Saminathan, SPECTRUM Writer
This is a time of the year to reflect on the past! 2016 was an amazing year for the Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences at UTSC. Research conducted by the faculty (and alumni!) had led to numerous awards and recognitions. We are able to hold pride and continue to view […]