Science

NASA Invites You to Add Your Name to the Next Mars Mission

To be included among the many who will be immortalized on our celestial neighbor, all you have to do is go to the Mars 2020 website and sign up with your emai...


SpaceX launches satellites for space-based broadband network

Even though these spacecraft lack intersatellite links and other details, CEO Elon Musk has affirmed that these are the start of massive deployment of sate...


Banned Ozone-Destroying Gases Are Coming From China, Scientists Say

The study reveals that no other elevated levels of CFC-11 appear to be coming from any other eastern Asian countries and that these specific areas of China are ...


Seasonal blue moon rises Sunday

The Library of Congress is explaining that the Blue Moon happens when a particular season has one full Moon in addition to the typical three full Moons. The...


Fellow Dem: De Blasio can seek presidency, but why would he?

Then she smiled and added, "But he's a friend", before slumping in her chair in mock exhaustion. De Blasio launched a long-shot bid for the White House on T...


Game of Thrones Actor Disapppointed With Final Season

That's in part because no one wants to counter-program the final episodes of Game of Thrones , but it's also just a testament to this show's power that it's st...


Spacex Readies for Launch of Falcon 9 Rocket, 60 Starlink Satellites

SpaceX was poised to launch 60 satellites to space Wednesday night, a significant step forward in the race to provide Internet service across the globe from a c...


Deep sea divers find plastic bags while exploring uncharted waters

An American diver set a new record for the deepest dive in history last month when he plunged almost 36,000 feet. "There were some small, translucent animal...


Mariana Trench: Deepest-ever sub dive finds plastic bag

But Vescovo and his team are not stopping now, with another dive of the Horizon Deep within the Tonga Trench in the South Pacific Ocean coming up next. The cr...


The Moon has moonquakes

The Moon's cooling interior temperatures have caused the lunar orb to shrivel by 150ft (50m) over hundreds of millions of years. Much as a grape wrinkles as...


No air quality concerns detected after Texas barge collision

A collision between a massive tanker and two oil barges has resulted in as much as tens of thousands of gallons of a gasoline product leaking into a shipping c...


New material may revolutionise the way we recycle plastic

The researchers' hope is that this new plastic material could come to replace various plastics that can't be recycled now because of how they're created: th...


Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to announce plans for moon mission

Blue Origin will test fire the BE-7 rocket engine for the first time later this summer. It can deliver payloads to the lunar surface, deploy up to four self-d...


Newly Discovered Cousin Of T. Rex Was A Pint-Sized Killer

Its diet likely consisted of the same as its larger meat-eating counterpart, with Suskityrannus hazelae likely hunting small animals. 'Suskityrannus gives...


First Israeli Unmanned Spacecraft to be Launched - iHLS

Additionally, onboard shall be an experimental navy satellite tv for pc referred to like the S5, which SpaceX will launch for the U.S. Air Pressure Analysis Lab...


SpaceX makes a 5,500-pound delivery to ISS

The experiment will run for 22 days and all of the samples will return to Earth on the same SpaceX capsule in which they were launched . SpaceX launched a ...


Pompeo: US Will "Fortify" Military Presence In Arctic

Pompeo is in Rovaniemi to attend the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting. The Trump administration will throw a spotlight this week on America's presence in th...


Hubble Legacy Field Image Shows 500 Million Year Old Universe

The famous Hubble Space Telescope has been in space for over 29 years, and astronomers have now combined its deepest views of our universe to date into one in...


UK climate panel sets big goals: less meat, electric cars

While some activists have called for Britain to set a 2025 target for net-zero emissions, May's Conservative-led government has said it was waiting to see the c...


Eta Aquarid 2019: Meteor shower peaks TONIGHT - ‘Look towards the Water Jar'

The meteors spawn off of Halley's Comet . This year will be a particularly good year for the Eta Aquarids as the peak of the shower coincides with the new ...


Alberta proclaims law that could cut energy flows to British Columbia

Though Kenney said the UCP stopped short of acting on the new law, B.C. immediately filed a court challenge in Calgary's Court of Queen's Bench on Wednesday. an...


India plans Chandrayaan-2 mission in July

The Indian mission to the Moon would see a landing by the space shuttle in the southern pole since it is the part of the lunar surface that has not been explore...


Mississippi River flood levels approaching 1993 levels in some places

Floodwaters that swamped a couple of blocks of downtown Davenport on Tuesday are not expected to get worse over the coming days, public works director Nicole G...


Black Hole’s gravity is so strong it pulls space along with it

However, because this black hole was evolving so fast, the team had to use a special technique to capture it in action. And you might remember that earlier this...


Watch crucial Space Station cargo launch HERE

Although SpaceX has completed multiple successful missions to the International Space Station, they have been with Cargo Dragon craft. Asked if there was ...


UK Labour Party to force climate emergency vote, following 11-day protest

Members of the Extinction Rebellion group met with Gove after orchestrating the biggest civil disobedience protests in Britain in decades by blocking some of Lo...


The Universe Is Moving Too Fast and Nobody Knows Why

These Cepheid variable stars brighten and dim predictably, making them excellent for measuring intergalactic distances. Known as DASH (Drift And Shift), this ...


Activists glue themselves to London Stock Exchange

More than 1,000 people have been arrested during the protests which started on 15 April, while more than 10,000 police officers have been deployed. At the sam...


Annual study finds that Phoenix's air quality is deteriorating

Los Angeles continues to rank at the top of the list for worst ozone pollution, and other California cities - including Visalia, Bakersfield and the Fresno-Ma...


More than 1,000 people arrested at London climate protests

An Extinction Rebellion spokesperson said there would be no escalation of activity on Easter Monday, but warned that the disruption could get "much worse" if po...


SpaceX suffers setback with crew capsule accident

Some reports included links to a video that showed an explosion. On Saturday, a cloud of smoke rising from test facilities at Cape Canaveral could be seen f...


Hammy Gorillas Upstage Park Ranger in Excellent Selfie

That the gorillas were standing on two feet wasn't necessarily surprising - most primates can comfortably walk that way for short periods, the park noted. T...


Mars lander detects first MARSQUAKE — NASA InSight SURPRISE

In a new blog post , NASA reveals what appears to be a recording of audio from the first Marsquake observed by the lander. NASA's InSight lander may have...


Royal baby watch: Meghan's mom Doria has arrived in the UK

There's one relatively new royal family tradition that I can definitely get behind. In the meantime, Meghan , Duchess of Sussex has already been recognized f...


Why is tonight's full moon a pink moon?

Regardless of how much stock you put into the naming schemes, tonight's full moon will probably be worth your time to check out. This lunar instance takes its...