Evacuations in Gatineau following severe weather and tornado watch

The mayor, Jim Watson, told at a press briefing that he had gone as soon as Friday evening in the town of Dunrobin west of Ottawa , one of the two areas most affected by the tornado with the municipality of Gatineau, north of the capital, in the nei... More..

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Japanese explorer robot lands on asteroid
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Japanese explorer robot lands on asteroid

As the craft approached to within 100 meters (328 feet) of the space rock, it sent back a photo showing Hayabusa2's shadow projected onto its barren, cratered surface. From the surface of Ryugu, MINERVA-II1 s...More..

Japan Lands 2 Robot Rovers on Asteroid Surface
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Japan Lands 2 Robot Rovers on Asteroid Surface

One of the pictures was captured right after separation of the rover from the spacecraft. The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) launched its Hayabusa2 probe back in 2014, and the craft is now orbiting...More..

Tropical Storm Kirk accelerating over Atlantic; Leslie to dissipate
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Tropical Storm Kirk accelerating over Atlantic; Leslie to dissipate

The storm is located about 465 miles southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands and now doesn't pose a threat to land, according to the latest advisory . No coastal watches or warnings were in effect for either s...More..

Japanese space agency launches hopping probes to land on asteroid
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Japanese space agency launches hopping probes to land on asteroid

Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft arrived at diamond-shaped asteroid Ryugu on June 27 after three and a half year journey. The solar panelled-powered rovers move by "hopping" because the extremely weak gravity o...More..

TESS planet hunter gifts NASA two new exoplanets
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

TESS planet hunter gifts NASA two new exoplanets

Also in the image are the bright stars Beta (β) Gruis and R Doradus - so bright, in fact, that they saturate the columns around them as the light gathered by the detector fills it to capacity and spills into ad...More..

Depression & Storm Currently In Atlantic Area
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Depression & Storm Currently In Atlantic Area

It's holding onto it's Tropical Storm status and is moving rather quickly off to the west. Forecasters say it now poses no threats to land. Officials in North and SC warn that the flooding danger is far fro...More..

SpaceX to announce tourist who will fly to moon
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

SpaceX to announce tourist who will fly to moon

Here's what to know about Yusaku Maezawa . "I can tell you that I choose to go to the moon ", Maezawa said, apologizing for his English. SpaceX calls the rocket the BFR, which officially stand for Bi...More..

Trump to visit Carolinas on Wednesday
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Trump to visit Carolinas on Wednesday

Sixteen North Carolina rivers were at major flood stage Tuesday, with an additional three forecasted to peak by Thursday. Thousands of rescues have taken place in the Carolinas, and more than 650 people were ...More..

Why is this Greek Town Covered in a Spider Web?
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Why is this Greek Town Covered in a Spider Web?

The massive blanket has been created by Tetragnatha spiders , a species known for constructing large mating nests. In this frame grab taken from video on September 18, 2018, a view of spider webs over bushes...More..

SpaceX flight is bringing creative minds to space
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

SpaceX flight is bringing creative minds to space

Well, now it's happening for real thanks to the Big Falcon Rocket by SpaceX . Maezawa didn't say who will be on his guest list for the spaceflight, but he said he'd consider inviting Musk. "I choose to go ...More..

by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Spiders Cover Shores Of Greek Town With 1,000-Foot Web

They are often known as stretch spiders , as they have elongated bodies - and in another worrying development for those who fear spiders - Tetragnatha extensa are small enough and light enough to be able t...More..

Air Force: Space Force Would Cost $13 Billion Over 5 Years
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Air Force: Space Force Would Cost $13 Billion Over 5 Years

That's the word from former School of Mines president and current Secretary of the Air Force Dr. "We have returned to an era of great power competition", said Goldfein. Muck also highlighted the need to con...More..

New evacuations ordered in SC as Florence rainfall raises river levels
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

New evacuations ordered in SC as Florence rainfall raises river levels

Numerous state's 2,100 hog farms "are returning to normal", according to the North Carolina Pork Council. About 25 miles (40 kilometers) nearer to the SC coast, Kevin Tovornik tore out carpet and removed fu...More..

by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Giants spider webs cover beach in Greek town of Aitoliko

A lagoon in western Greece is starting to look more like an abandoned home's basement than a picturesque shoreline. Giannis Giannakopoulos saw the "veil of webs " this week in Aitoliko, CNN reported . S...More..

Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept Is A Space Observatory On Wheels
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept Is A Space Observatory On Wheels

The company created the Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept which is a refined version to be used by astronomers. The red lights provide the ideal visual accent for that paint, but they also enjoy a more critical ...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

A Giant Spider-Web Covers An Entire Shoreline In Aitoliko, Greece

Locals said the sudden rise in spiders had come with the arrival of mosquitoes in the town. While they may be horrifying, these "long-jawed orb weavers" are completely harmless to humans. "These spiders a...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Spiders are 'having a party' in this terrifying 1,000-foot web

The freaky sight was the work of spiders from the genus Tetragnatha - otherwise known as stretch spiders due to their elongated bodies. The genus covers hundreds of species which are found all over the ...More..

Japan fashion guru Maezawa lands first SpaceX moon flight
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Japan fashion guru Maezawa lands first SpaceX moon flight

A Japanese entrepreneur and billionaire named Yusaku Maezawa purchased all the available seats for the flight , and he plans to choose six to eight artists to join him on the mission. Mr Musk said Mr Maezawa ...More..

Reporter gasps after Trump tells storm victim to ‘have a good time’
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Reporter gasps after Trump tells storm victim to ‘have a good time’

Add Hurricane Florence as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Hurricane Florence news, video , and analysis from ABC News. "You did a good job", Trump said, referring to the boy's mother before ...More..

NASA's TESS Shares First Science Image in Hunt to Find New Worlds
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

NASA's TESS Shares First Science Image in Hunt to Find New Worlds

The first official image can be considered Large and the Small Magellanic Cloud, striking Beta in the constellation of the Crane and the red giant R Golden fish. TESS is picking up the exoplanet-hunting mantle ...More..

President Trump to visit Cherry Point as part of Florence tour
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

President Trump to visit Cherry Point as part of Florence tour

The death toll from Hurricane Florence has reached 32 while the rivers in the Carolinas continue to rise from the record-breaking storm . By Tuesday afternoon, it had topped 60 feet - and it still hasn't c...More..

Trump to visit flooded North Carolina in aftermath of Hurricane Florence
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Trump to visit flooded North Carolina in aftermath of Hurricane Florence

Kenny Babb retrieves a paddle that floated away on his flooded property as the Little River continues to rise in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in Linden, N.C. "There's too much going on", he said. Wi...More..

SpaceX to announce 1st private moon flight passenger
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

SpaceX to announce 1st private moon flight passenger

Mr Musk said the pair had put down a "significant" deposit and were "entering this with their eyes open, knowing that there is some risk here". Musk said. A year later, he paid more than $110 million auction fo...More..

Michael Jordan donates $2 million for Florence relief and recovery aid
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Michael Jordan donates $2 million for Florence relief and recovery aid

Supplies have been brought into the city by big military trucks and helicopters, which also were used to pluck hundreds of desperate people from homes and other structures. He warned that the Democrats will soo...More..

The Justice Department Is Investigating Tesla For Fraud
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

The Justice Department Is Investigating Tesla For Fraud

Late last month, after the company's board of directors initially backed Musk's claim that the automaker could purchase back shares from investors for $420 each, Tesla ditched its bid to go private. Musk follow...More..

Gator casually crosses street during Hurricane Florence
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Gator casually crosses street during Hurricane Florence

Typhoon Mangkhut formed farther south in the western Pacific where water is warmer, which gave the typhoon the "perfect environment to intensify". The Lumber River overflows onto a stretch Interstate 95 in L...More..

Schnucks and Red Cross team up for Florence disaster relief
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Schnucks and Red Cross team up for Florence disaster relief

Dozens of displaced animals are also being brought to the North Carolina Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607. In the wake of the storm's aftermath, residents need our help. There is a critica...More..

Florence death toll rises to 25 as flooding continues
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Florence death toll rises to 25 as flooding continues

Local artist Kevin Bryant praised the effort, saying "it's good to get some support". Americares: Americares is a health-focused disaster relief organization, which deployed a response team to North Caroli...More..

Hong Kong Netizens Upload Epic Videos of Super Typhoon’s Destruction
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Hong Kong Netizens Upload Epic Videos of Super Typhoon’s Destruction

The Marine Department announced Monday morning that that the Hong Kong-Macau Ferry Terminal in Sheung Wan, the China Ferry Terminal in Tsim Sha Tsui, and the Tuen Mun Ferry Terminal in Tuen Mun have been reop...More..