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Jan 11 2019

Revolutionary radio telescope detects bevy of fast radio bursts

Collaboration have spotted 13 new fast radio bursts (FRB ) - powerful radio flashes probably arriving from far outside the Milky Way, with mysterious origins that contin...

Jan 05 2019

Ultima Thule is first contact binary to be explored by a spacecraft

Mission operations manager Alice Bowman said she was more nervous this time than she was with Pluto in 2015 because of the challenges and distance, so vast that message...

Dec 28 2018

Worst of winter storm to hit well north of Mankato

The weather service is expecting only light snow accumulation of about an inch. Speicher said once wind gusts reach full force driving will become incredibly hard. Actual...

Dec 27 2018

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launch December 23, 2018

Two hours later, SpaceX published an update on Twitter and confirmed that the GPS III SV01 satellite was successfully deployed to medium Earth orbit. This newest ge...

Dec 20 2018

Saturn’s iconic rings will disappear millions of years from now

Observations show the rings are being pulled into Saturn by gravity as a dusty rain of ice and particles influenced by the planet's powerful magnetic field. Scientists ha...

Dec 14 2018

How to Watch The Green Fireballs of The Geminid Meteor Shower

December is a month when dedicated skywatchers have to sacrifice comfort to take in some beauty. As Earth barrels through that dust and debris, its particles hit the at...

Dec 08 2018

SpaceX with 6,000 pound of re-supply mission launched to ISS

But the primary goal of Wednesday's mission was to deliver the Dragon cargo ship to the proper orbit. The video of the landing of the degree posted on Twitter Elon mus...

Dec 07 2018

Africans expect 'real action' on climate change

The delegate noted that the momentum has declined partly due to US President Donald Trump's administration, which announced in June past year that the US would pull ou...

Dec 02 2018

NASA selects 9 US companies to make lunar robotic payloads

The first missions could launch next year, as NASA only recently called for proposals for experiments to study the Moon . Earlier this month The Washington Post ...

Nov 28 2018

Trump Denies Climate Change Report Released By Own Administration

But if the Trump White House thought releasing a major climate report in the midst of a hectic holiday weekend would bury its findings, headlines and news programs show...

Nov 27 2018

Anxiety, excitement abounds at NASA as Mars landing day is here

InSight is scheduled to touch down on Mars today (Nov. 26) at 3 p.m. ET, joining Mars' other robotic inhabitants: Curiosity , Opportunity and Spirit (though only Cu...

Nov 24 2018

Mars landing comes down to final 6 minutes of 6-month trip

Nasa is hoping to make a historic landing on Mars next Monday. The $2.5 billion (roughly Rs. 17,800 crores) rover is planned to launch in July 2020, and land in Fe...

Nov 14 2018

228 missing in California’s deadliest wildfire; toll at 31

Cyrus and Hemsworth are are among many celebrities who have lost their homes in the fires . A NASA team created this Damage Proxy Map showing the path of the Wools...

Nov 11 2018

Post Diwali, Delhi grapples with 'very poor' air quality

An Air Quality Index reading between 0-50 is considered good, 51-100 is considered satisfactory, 101-200 moderate, 201-300 poor, 301-400 very poor and 401-500 is severe...

Nov 10 2018

U.S. judge halts construction of Keystone XL pipeline

Morris particularly criticized the Trump administration for ignoring the recognized effects of the pipeline on climate change . Morris wrote in his ruling that...

Nov 08 2018

'We're heading for no deal Brexit,' Northern Ireland DUP lawmaker says

The EU originally proposed keeping Northern Ireland alone under EU customs rules and other economic regulations in order to avoid disrupting the peace in the province b...

Nov 07 2018

Delhi records season's worst air quality ahead of Diwali

Delhi's overall air quality index on Monday was recorded at 434, which falls in the "severe" category, a drastic decline from Sunday's "moderate" level at 171. The CPC...

Nov 04 2018

Life's a beach for Brazil's Bolsonaro as spaceman joins his team

According to one analyst, the recovery in Brazilian markets hasn't been as much because investors were high on Bolsonaro but more because they shuddered at the prospect...

Oct 31 2018

Jair Bolsonaro elected as Brazil president

Bolsonaro , 63, will take office on January 1. And the U.S. president's spokeswoman, Sarah Sanders, said in a statement: "President Trump called President-elect Bol...