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'NASA seeks ideas to convert CO2 into useful compounds'

The development used during the colonization of Mars, where astronauts will need renewable sources of water, food and air. Carbon dioxide is one resource th...


SABOTAGE on the International Space Station: Leak was ‘MAN-MADE’ blasts Russian Federation

Speaking on Russian television, Dmitry Rogozin, Director General of the country's space agency Roscosmos, said that investigations had already ruled out the met...


Bodies Of Almost 90 Elephants Found Dead In Botswana

Poachers are killing elephants in the southern African country in increasing numbers after wiping out large numbers of elephants in nearby Zambia and Angola, a ...


Tropical Storm Gordon brings hurricane warning to central Gulf Coast

The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency warned of storm surges of between 1 and 1.5 metres and told South Mississippi residents to be prepared to evacuate. ...


Gulf Coast braces for Tropical Storm Gordon to reach hurricane strength

Parts of the Louisiana and MS coasts were under a hurricane warning as fast-developing Tropical Storm Gordon swamped South Florida on its way to the northern Gu...


Pressure Builds on U.K., European Union to Reach a Brexit Deal

The former Education Secretary and Remain-supporting Conservative MP, Justine Greening, told the BBC: "Chequers is now dead and there's no point having a gov...


Governments ‘not on track’ to cap temperatures at below 2 degrees

UN Climate Change and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) have signed a new agreement to strengthen regiona...


United Kingdom prime minister says no, again, to 2nd Brexit vote

MPs plan to publish an alternative to May's plan before the Tory party conference at the end of the month with the backing of both Johnson and David Davis, who ...


87 elephants killed in one of Africa's largest ever mass killings

Botswana , long viewed as a rare refuge for African elephants, is coming under increasing threat from poachers. The disarming of the anti-poaching unit has re...


Full 'Strawberry Moon' Tonight -- But Don't Expect it to be Red

This is due to it having reached it's farthest distance away in its orbit. Thursday's moon would also be this year's "smallest" Full Moon. The moon's orbit ar...


System in Caribbean has 80% chance of development over next 5 days

Upper-level wind shear is now too high to support a tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico, but wind shear is forecasted to decrease as the wave moves into the G...


Solar-powered Mars Rover Could Be Recovered After Planetary Dust Storm

Opportunity's tracks on Mars in 2017. The planet was 36.9 million miles from Earth . A violent dirt storm has been tormenting the Red Planet since gradual...


The Hubble telescope photographed the Northern lights of Saturn

This image, captured by Hubble's Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph in the ultraviolet light, shows the aurora surrounding Saturn's north pole region. Over ...


Notley promises to drop climate change plan - what now?

Even if the federal government did seek leave to appeal and the Supreme Court agreed to hear the case, that would take 18 months to two years, experts said. The...


Bush remembers McCain: 'Rivalry melted away' with senator who 'made me better'

In 2015, after McCain had said Trump's platform had "fired up the crazies", Trump had mocked McCain's imprisonment in the Vietnam War, saying: "I like people ...


Air leak occurs on Russian spaceship docked to ISS

After the discovery of the leak on the ship "Soyuz", docked to the ISS, the astronauts left for the second patch sealant and plan to apply the third. "We've g...


Climate change could drastically change ecosystems around the world

The regions of the world that had the biggest temperature increases since the ice age also had the greatest changes in vegetation, the team found. "About 70 p...


Monster Galaxy Observed at Dawn of Universe

One of the benefits of the ALMA observations is the ability to see such far-away galaxies with unprecedented resolution. To begin to understand, they needed t...


Google & Harvard team up to build natural disaster predicting AI

DeVries outlined that the teams started with a database of information on more than 118 major earthquakes from around the world, including the one in Bhuj in ...


300 endangered turtles found dead near on Mexico beach READ MORE

Fishermen in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca have found about 300 dead sea turtles entangled in fishing nets. The trouble with ghost nets is that the...


International Space Station pressure holding steady after leak

A tiny hole in a Russian capsule allowed air to leak from the International Space Station (ISS). Eventually, European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gers...


Named a new reason for the extinction of Neanderthals

Vasile Ersek , a researcher at Northumbria College. This prompted scholars to assert that the pressure our species exerted on our close Homo cousins event...


The Scallops "War" Between France and England Has a New Chapter

The French are irritated that British fishermen are allowed to harvest scallops, a key earner for France's Normandy region, throughout the year, while they ...


New Horizons has Ultima Thule in view

But even so, these new images, first taken by New Horizons on August 16 and released to the public Wednesday, are filled with promise. It will be humanity's mos...


Jupiter's Great Red Spot reveals signs of water

Not only did they find signatures of ammonia, sulfur, hydrogen and oxygen, but they also detected methane gas, which they used to study where exactly the clouds...


Ancient Parasitic Wasps Found Inside Fly Fossils, Named Xenomorphia After 'Alien' Movies

Now, a team of German scientists has decided to make the connection between insects and aliens legit by naming newly discovered parasitic wasp species after the...


Plastic bag levy will double to 10p, Theresa May confirms

However, it is estimated that more than three billion plastic bags are supplied by small and medium businesses (SMEs) annually, representing a significant was...


Astronomers spotted giant galaxy located 12.4 billion light-years

An artist's rendering of a " monster galaxy " located 12.4 billion light years away and is forming stars 1000 times more rapidly than the Milky Way Galaxy . Sc...


Heavy rain possible again Friday, Saturday

This also marked an impressive statistic of 22 nights since July 1st where temperatures did not drop below 70 degrees. Expect mostly cloudy skies Saturday , wi...


'Archived' Heat Has Reached Deep Into Arctic Interior

The ice is safe for now, as the amount of heat transferred from the warm water to the colder one above is relatively reduced. Covering 30 years of observation...


Pluto explorer spots next destination billion miles beyond

Journalists gave him the nickname Ultima Thule (Ultima Thule), which in translation from Latin - "the Last target". However, the mission specialists for this, s...


Drought conditions likely to continue in Australia

Time to get your spring dresses out from the back of the wardrobe. "It's a continuation of what we've seen since the start of the year", Andrew Watkins, the b...


Astronauts fix air leak on the International Space Station

It sounds alarming, but flight controllers say the astronauts aren't in any immediate danger. 'Flight controllers at their respective Mission Control centers ...


PTC 6 expected to become tropical storm

The next named storm is likely to form off of the coast of Africa over the weekend. The system is then expected to move away from the islands and intensify in...


Space station reports 'leak', crew not in danger

Russia's contract with NASA to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS ) will expire in April next year, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury ...