Mars Loses Water Faster Than Previously Believed

Sunlight and chemistry disassociate water molecules into hydrogen and oxygen atoms that the weak gravity of Mars can not prevent from escaping into space, they said. With the observed supersaturation rates, the capacity of water to escape would g... More..

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NASA Satellite Image Shows Fire Scars On Australia's Kangaroo Island
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

NASA Satellite Image Shows Fire Scars On Australia's Kangaroo Island

The before image of Kangaroo Island was taken last December 16, 2019, while the second image was taken January 7, 2020 when the fires have already ravaged a substantial part of the island. With the intense heat...More..

January Full Moon 2020: Wolf Moon, Lunar Eclipse Happening This Week
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

January Full Moon 2020: Wolf Moon, Lunar Eclipse Happening This Week

Over the duration of the four-hour event, the best time to see the eclipse will be 19:10 UTC (2:10 p.m. EST) when almost all of the moon is in the Earth's outer shadow. The last time an eclipse of this kind gra...More..

Greta Thunberg has flamed Meatloaf with scientific facts
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Greta Thunberg has flamed Meatloaf with scientific facts

It's not about what some people call me. On Monday, Thunberg tweeted a response to the comments , choosing to direct people's attention away from the singer's freaky opinion to scientific facts. "Currently...More..

by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

SpaceX launches 60 more satellites and tries to defuse them - WSVN 7News

Last night, SpaceX launched the first rocket of 2020 - and surpassed Planet Labs to become the largest private satellite operation, according to Ars Technica . Nevertheless, SpaceX has announced that i...More..

by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Hubble marks 30th anniversary year with portrait of massive barred spiral galaxy

This telescope has discovered one more marvel in this new year. That in turn provided evidence for the existence of dark matter . The galaxy is embedded inside a vast halo of dark matter. This new Hubble ima...More..

Say hello to Impossible Pork, the next generation of fake meat
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Say hello to Impossible Pork, the next generation of fake meat

Impossible Foods first targeted the mighty burger, going through multiple iterations until the company came up with what it thinks is the best non-meat burger on the planet. Like the Impossible Burger, Impo...More..

Bindi Irwin's Family Has Treated 90000 Animals Amid Australian Fires
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Bindi Irwin's Family Has Treated 90000 Animals Amid Australian Fires

Bindi's brother, Robert Irwin , said on social media that Ollie, an orphaned platypus, was patient number 90,000 at the Australia zoo's wildlife hospital . He is one of dozens of US firefighters who have vol...More..

What time is the Full Wolf Moon Eclipse this Friday?
by | Wednesday, January 08, 2020

What time is the Full Wolf Moon Eclipse this Friday?

The name of Wolf Moon comes from Native American cultures and a time when wolves were a top predator across North America, including what today is Pennsylvania. Of the four lunar eclipses that are going t...More..

TESS Mission Discovers an Earth Size Habitable Planet
by | Tuesday, January 07, 2020

TESS Mission Discovers an Earth Size Habitable Planet

Researchers found that the innermost rocky planet, TOI 700 b, is nearly the size of the Earth and completed an orbit around its host star in mere 10 days. The details of the new method were published in the jo...More..

New evidence suggests that Venus has active volcanoes
by | Tuesday, January 07, 2020

New evidence suggests that Venus has active volcanoes

For one, the various space missions were not able to determine if the lava flowing on the planet was fresh or not. These simulations showed that olivine (which is abundant in basalt rock) reacts rapidly wit...More..

The First Brit To Space Claims That 'ALIENS' Do Exist
by | Monday, January 06, 2020

The First Brit To Space Claims That 'ALIENS' Do Exist

Dr. Sharman, 56, told the Observer Magazine that Aliens exist, there are no ifs and or buts. "There are countless billions of stars out there in the universe that there must be all types of forms of life". In...More..

Christmas Tree Collection Has Begun in Alexandria
by | Monday, January 06, 2020

Christmas Tree Collection Has Begun in Alexandria

Dan Kraus, NCC's senior conservation biologist, says leaving an old tree in the backyard over the winter can provide many benefits for wildlife. Prop the tree up near another tree, against a fence or lay it in ...More..

Starbucks customer dies after chasing laptop thieves
by | Sunday, January 05, 2020

Starbucks customer dies after chasing laptop thieves

Witnesses claimed the victim grabbed onto the robber's auto door handle as the vehicle accelerated and accidentally slammed his head against a parked auto, causing him to bleed profusely. Another onlooker, Mari...More..

Smoke from Australia's bushfires turn New Zealand's skies orange
by | Sunday, January 05, 2020

Smoke from Australia's bushfires turn New Zealand's skies orange

The pilot said he had been up the day before and the snow was white", Rey, who didn't want to give her full name, told CNN. "At the moment it's definitely more noticeable, especially over the South Island". The...More..

by | Sunday, January 05, 2020

NASA Finally Spots Crashed Indian Moon Lander Vikram

NASA , with the assistance of an amateur image analyst, has identified the crash site of India's Vikram lunar lander, the agency announced December 2. Asked if he would shift to a field related to space techn...More..

First major meteor shower of 2020 expected to happen tonight
by | Saturday, January 04, 2020

First major meteor shower of 2020 expected to happen tonight

Stargazers, get yourself in position as a spectacular meteor shower is expected to be seen in UAE skies on Friday night. For a good view of the meteor showers , the space agency advises in a statement, "Lie ...More..

'Millions of sparks': Weather raises Australia's fire danger
by | Saturday, January 04, 2020

'Millions of sparks': Weather raises Australia's fire danger

Morrison also confirmed his scheduled visits to India and Japan later this month have been postponed. He was due to visit India from January 13-16 and Japan immediately afterwards. "Today is all about saving ...More..

by | Saturday, January 04, 2020

The first meteor shower of the year peaks this weekend

Arizona lies a bit south of the optimal viewing area for this year's first major meteor shower , but a lack of moonlight during the predawn hours of the 4th will reward dedicated viewers with favorably dark s...More..

SpaceX to launch 60 satellites on Jan 6
by | Friday, January 03, 2020

SpaceX to launch 60 satellites on Jan 6

For NASA to maintain its presence aboard the International Space Station, it needs an easy way to send its astronauts into space. The simulation showed astronauts arriving to the launchpad in a vehicle that l...More..

Meteor shower spectacle nears
by | Friday, January 03, 2020

Meteor shower spectacle nears

Saturday, AccuWeather notes, because that's when the Quadrantid meteor shower is expected to climax, producing the most shooting stars. Of course, weather will play a key factor in your ability to see it. T...More..

Steelers vs Ravens: 3 takeaways from the loss
by | Friday, January 03, 2020

Steelers vs Ravens: 3 takeaways from the loss

A year ago, Conner had 1,470 combined yards and 13 touchdowns while earning a Pro Bowl appearance. The second season is unfortunately injured. The 21-year-old had his number called often this season in the ab...More..

India's Moon probe enters lunar orbit
by | Thursday, January 02, 2020

India's Moon probe enters lunar orbit

At at 09:02 IST on August 20, following a 29-minute capture maneuver during which Chandrayaan-2's thrusters dramatically reduced its velocity, the probe finally made orbit around the Moon . It is planned that ...More..

Carney warns firms’ assets could become worthless if climate crisis not realised
by | Thursday, January 02, 2020

Carney warns firms’ assets could become worthless if climate crisis not realised

Carney pointed out that companies and financial institutions with investments in fossil fuels would "have to make the judgment and justify to the people whose money it ultimately is". and stop listening to alte...More..

How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree In Sacramento
by | Thursday, January 02, 2020

How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree In Sacramento

Burlington: The City does NOT pick up Christmas trees. Cambridge residents can put their trees out on their trash day between January 6 through January 17. Loose branches and limbs should be bundled with str...More..

Starwatch: the annual display of the Quadrantid meteor shower
by | Wednesday, January 01, 2020

Starwatch: the annual display of the Quadrantid meteor shower

According to the International Meteor Organisation, the shower will peak around 8am GMT on January 4. Even though the meteor shower lasts for two weeks, you have the best chance of seeing some shooting star...More..

NASA's Trip To Mars Begins In California
by | Tuesday, December 31, 2019

NASA's Trip To Mars Begins In California "Clean Room"

Speed is not a priority for the vehicle, which only has to cover around 200 yards per Martian day - approximately the same as a day on Earth. "The trick, though, is that we're looking for trace levels of chem...More..

Australia fires: The volunteers risking their lives to tackle blazes
by | Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Australia fires: The volunteers risking their lives to tackle blazes

Firefighters were cutting down trees in the area yesterday to mitigate risk and fire trucks surrounded people camping near the water, spraying down the area to keep it cool. The NSW Rural Fire Service said th...More..

US astronaut sets record for longest spaceflight by a woman
by | Tuesday, December 31, 2019

US astronaut sets record for longest spaceflight by a woman

According to a bio on NASA's website, Koch is an electrical engineer who was selected to become a USA astronaut in 2013. 'Peggy is a heroine of mine who's also been kind enough to mentor me through the years'...More..

Greta Thunberg: Trump, Bolsonaro ‘Terrified of Young People Bringing Change’
by | Monday, December 30, 2019

Greta Thunberg: Trump, Bolsonaro ‘Terrified of Young People Bringing Change’

Mr Thunberg said Greta was much happier since becoming an activist - but that he worries about the "hate" she faces. They will discuss topics including the environment and the natural world, she said. but I d...More..

China Launch Critical Long March 5 Test Flight
by | Monday, December 30, 2019

China Launch Critical Long March 5 Test Flight

The Long March 5, which is capable of carrying up to 25 tons, is comparable in capacity to the USA -made Delta IV Heavy and Russia's Proton-M, some of the most powerful launchers in existence, according to NASA...More..

Sydney New Year's fireworks to go ahead despite wildfires
by | Sunday, December 29, 2019

Sydney New Year's fireworks to go ahead despite wildfires

Mr Morrison has come under increasing pressure in recent weeks over his response to the bushfire crisis, which has killed 10 people, destroyed hundreds of homes and scorched more than 7.4 million acres. Meanwhi...More..

Rare baby black rhino born at Mich. zoo
by | Saturday, December 28, 2019

Rare baby black rhino born at Mich. zoo

A photo provided by the Potter Park Zoo shows a newborn black rhino calf that was born at the zoo on Christmas Eve, Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019 in Lansing, Mich. The zoo said the calf appears to be nursing well ...More..

'Star Wars' Dominates Christmas Day Box Office
by | Friday, December 27, 2019

'Star Wars' Dominates Christmas Day Box Office

The Rise Of Skywalker has grossed $ 258.9 million and the rest of the world is very close to $ 257.9 million, making it the second-best territory for the film in the United Kingdom: $ 36 million. Following "Sk...More..

NASA astronaut Jessica Meir celebrates Hanukkah from space
by | Thursday, December 26, 2019

NASA astronaut Jessica Meir celebrates Hanukkah from space

Visit www.israelhayom.com for more coverage . Her festive footwear is seen from inside the International Space Station , where she is now working aboard as part of NASA's Expedition 61 and 62. In another ...More..