Super Worm Moon: Final Supermoon Of 2019 Arrives With Spring

In this case, the ground began to soften in March so that earthworms could appear, drawing more birds to feed, according to the Farmer's Almanac . The third and final supermoon of 2019 will premier in the night sky March 20th - only four hours a... More..

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Huge meteor explosion over Earth, NASA confirm
by | Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Huge meteor explosion over Earth, NASA confirm

It was the largest air blast since another meteor hurtled into the atmosphere over Chelyabinsk, in Russia's south-west, six years ago, and the second largest in the past 30 years. However, according to scientis...More..

Whale Ate 88 Pounds Of Plastic Before Washing Up Dead In Philippines
by | Monday, March 18, 2019

Whale Ate 88 Pounds Of Plastic Before Washing Up Dead In Philippines

Blatchley said was the "most plastic" he has ever seen in a whale. Cetaceans - marine mammals including whales, dolphins and porpoises - do not drink ocean water but absorb fresh water through their food, he ex...More..

Marching for the future
by | Monday, March 18, 2019

Marching for the future

The strikes have gained prominence and visibility in recent months across Europe, culminating with Thunberg's nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize earlier this week. St. Andrews students held their own "Strik...More..

Opportunity's Parting Shot Was a Beautiful Panorama
by | Saturday, March 16, 2019

Opportunity's Parting Shot Was a Beautiful Panorama

NASA hoped the robot would return to working order after the storm once sunlight could reach its solar panels, but it never responded. " This final panorama embodies what made our Opportunity rover such a re...More..

Toyota is working on a moon buggy
by | Friday, March 15, 2019

Toyota is working on a moon buggy

Even though the amount of energy that can be transported to the moon is limited, the rover will have a range of more than 10,000 kilometers (6,200 miles). JAXA said that it could launch the Toyota rover ...More..

by | Friday, March 15, 2019

"Past is Prologue" -A Hyper Solar Storm Engulfed Earth in 660 BCE

Leon Golub from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, who was not involved in the research, said the findings indicate a storm far bigger than the Carrington Event and hundreds of times larger than...More..

16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
by | Friday, March 15, 2019

16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Greta Thunberg , who was named one of Time's Most Influential Teens of 2018 , reportedly landed on the list of nominees this year after three Norwegian lawmakers put her name up, according to Norwegian med...More..

First Person On Mars Likely To Be A Woman
by | Thursday, March 14, 2019

First Person On Mars Likely To Be A Woman

He said the US plans to have a "sustainable", although not continuous, human presence on the moon. " Last week it came to our attention that we're not going to be able to maintain the schedule", he told th...More..

New Zealand PM Ardern backs students striking for climate action
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

New Zealand PM Ardern backs students striking for climate action

Baines pointed to the latest report from the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change , which warned that leaders have just 11 years to take action to avoid catastrophic climate change, inclu...More..

by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Import Ban On Genetically Modified Salmon In U.S. Lifted

The fish first won FDA approval in 2015 , which was the first approval of a genetically engineered (GE) animal intended for food use by the agency. AquaAdvantage Salmon contains intentional genomic alterations...More..

Natural Power welcomes Offshore Wind Sector Deal
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

Natural Power welcomes Offshore Wind Sector Deal

They now meet around 7 per cent of our power needs but that should increase to more than 30 per cent within a decade. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said the Offshore Wind Sector...More..

SpaceX Crew Dragon splashes down after historic mission
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

SpaceX Crew Dragon splashes down after historic mission

She added that she and the rest of the panel were pleased that NASA was taking steps, such as buying two additional Soyuz seats from Roscosmos, to alleviate any perceived schedule pressure on the commercial cr...More..

2 astronauts are scheduled for the 1st all-female spacewalk in history
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

2 astronauts are scheduled for the 1st all-female spacewalk in history

The all-female makeup of the team conducting the spacewalk obviously won't have any impact on the work being done, as all NASA astronauts are held to the exact same standards and are equally qualified to hand...More..

Champagne corks undocked as SpaceX brings the Crew Dragon back to Earth
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Champagne corks undocked as SpaceX brings the Crew Dragon back to Earth

SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule will return to Earth after its six-day demonstration mission at the International Space Station. Apollo 9 splashed down near the Bahamas on March 13, 1969. NASA is counting on Spac...More..

Israeli spacecraft snaps out-of-this-world selfie during moon voyage
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Israeli spacecraft snaps out-of-this-world selfie during moon voyage

Also seen is the plaque installed on the spacecraft, with the Israeli flag and the inscriptions "Am Yisrael Chai" and "Small Country, Big Dreams". It was taken some 37,600 kilometers (20,000 miles) away from Ea...More..

Built Capsule With a Dummy Aboard Docks at Space Station
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Built Capsule With a Dummy Aboard Docks at Space Station

As CNN famous, there was additionally a danger that it might harm the ISS . The operation was overseen by the space station's three crew members, American Anne McClain , Canadian David Saint-Jacques and Rus...More..

SpaceX Rocket With Unmanned US Capsule Blasts Off For Space
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

SpaceX Rocket With Unmanned US Capsule Blasts Off For Space

SpaceX is interested in flying Crew Dragon passengers other than government astronauts but hasn't begun prospecting for customers, Musk said Saturday at a news conference at the Kennedy Space Center. Elon Mu...More..

Indian Cities In Top 20 World’s Most Polluted Cities, Gurugram Tops List
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Indian Cities In Top 20 World’s Most Polluted Cities, Gurugram Tops List

NDTV is one of the leaders in the production and broadcasting of un-biased and comprehensive news and entertainment programmes in India and overseas. Gurugram , in the National Capital Region, is the most ...More..

Technology developed to provide temporary night vision to mammals
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

Technology developed to provide temporary night vision to mammals

Yes, the human eye is a marvel in itself, but the ability to see beyond the visible spectrum is just not within its capabilities. Mice are already masters of lurking in the shadows, well out of sight of pry...More..

U.S. Senate confirms acting EPA chief for permanent role
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

U.S. Senate confirms acting EPA chief for permanent role

He filled the post after former administrator Scott Pruitt resigned last July. "Administrator Wheeler must work quickly to fix that damage to the rural economy and restore more than 2 billion gallons of lost bi...More..

SpaceX successfully launches Crew Dragon
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

SpaceX successfully launches Crew Dragon

With only a dummy named Ripley on board, the launch was a dress rehearsal for the first manned test flight - scheduled for later this year with two NASA astronauts. The mission aims to test the vessel's relia...More..

by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

SpaceX rocket launches towards the International Space Station

If all goes well with this flight and an upcoming emergency-escape test, Crew Dragon could fly two NASA astronauts to the orbiting lab this summer. No private company has ever launched humans into orbit, and ...More..

Ocasio-Cortez Lets It All Hang Out: The Green New Death'
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez Lets It All Hang Out: The Green New Death'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will not commit to holding a vote on the Green New Deal touted by progressive lawmakers, saying Congress needs something that is "evidence-based". On numerous points that the Democ...More..

SpaceX to launch capsule to space station in key milestone
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

SpaceX to launch capsule to space station in key milestone

And eight engines are built into the capsule walls for use in an emergency; these abort engines could shoot the capsule off a malfunctioning rocket anytime during the launch . The first Boeing mission to the I...More..

Spider eating opossum: Tarantula drags, eats opossum in Amazon rainforest
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Spider eating opossum: Tarantula drags, eats opossum in Amazon rainforest

A team of scientists from the University of MI documented more than a dozen "rare and disturbing predator-prey interactions", including video of the massive spider that preyed upon the small vertebrate. A rai...More..

Now it is Jody Wilson-Raybould's turn to speak
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Now it is Jody Wilson-Raybould's turn to speak

The remarks by Jody Wilson-Raybould, made during nearly four hours of sometimes dramatic testimony to the House of Commons justice committee, deepened the worst crisis of Trudeau's tenure months before an Octob...More..

Feisty Feinstein Tells Schoolkids She Won't Be Lectured on Green New Deal
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Feisty Feinstein Tells Schoolkids She Won't Be Lectured on Green New Deal

Sen. Dianne Feinstein disagreed with a group of schoolchildren over climate change Friday and saw a video of the tense exchange hit the Internet, CNN reports . She offered to provide copies for each chil...More..

NASA has approved SpaceX flight vehicle to the ISS
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

NASA has approved SpaceX flight vehicle to the ISS

That's the only way current rockets can rendezvous with an orbital target moving at almost five miles per second. Eastern March 2, in an instantaneous launch window. "We think we have sufficient rationale for t...More..

Showtime(R) Offers the Premiere of
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Showtime(R) Offers the Premiere of "Desus & Mero" Online for Free

Though a bartender at the time, Trump's victory to the White House set a new vision for Ocasio-Cortez, who's now a freshman representative but has already gained the popularity of a senior official. The congr...More..

Israel launches spacecraft in SpaceX’s first private mission to moon
by | Sunday, February 24, 2019

Israel launches spacecraft in SpaceX’s first private mission to moon

The payload also includes an Indonesian communications satellite called Nusantara Satu and a small experimental satellite belonging to the U.S. Air Force. It will eventually be captured by the moon's gravity wh...More..

by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Sen. Dianne Feinstein Releases Statement About Interaction With Green New Deal Kids

There, one young activist explained that they were "trying to ask you to vote yes on the Green New Deal", legislation proposed by Sen. Sunrise Movement , a budding environmental organization that urges lawma...More..

by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

BriefIsrael to launch country's first space mission to the moon

The first soft landing on the moon came in 1966; executed by both the both Russian Federation and the United States; there was not another unmanned soft landing until China launched Chang'e 3 in 2013. It wi...More..

Why zebras have stripes: Black and white pattern 'dazzles' blood-sucking flies
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Why zebras have stripes: Black and white pattern 'dazzles' blood-sucking flies

It just took one seriously obsessed scientist, some horses and a couple zebra parkas. The areas of research involving camouflage and social benefits have many nuanced theories. Horse-flies are an annoying ...More..

The complicated legality behind Wilson-Raybould silence on SNC-Lavalin scandal
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

The complicated legality behind Wilson-Raybould silence on SNC-Lavalin scandal

The PM's former attorney general made the comments moments before a vote calling for a public inquiry into the SNC-Lavalin affair that has seen Wilson-Raybould resign from cabinet and Trudeau's top advisor Gerr...More..