Here’s the latest on Tropical Storm Gordon

Elsewhere in the tropics, two features need to be monitored in the coming days. Additionally the National Hurricane Center is reporting Gordon is expected to bring life-threatening storm surges to portions of the central Gulf Coast, with surge war... More..

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Storm Gordon to hit U.S. Gulf Coast as a hurricane: NHC
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Storm Gordon to hit U.S. Gulf Coast as a hurricane: NHC

Until then, the tropical storm could cause unsafe storm surge, strong winds, and flash flooding along the Gulf Coast from the tip of Florida to eastern Texas. The National Weather Service said Naples, Marco I...More..

by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Botswana: 87 elephants killed near wildlife sanctuary

Poachers have also targeted rhino, said Chase, after six white rhino carcasses were found in recent months. This comes just months after anti-poaching units were disarmed. Those conditions could include a dea...More..

by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Slooh to Host 'Mini' Full Moon Webcast Tonight

The fruity moniker doesn't actually have anything to do with the moon's color, shape or size. It is also known as the Rose Moon and the Hot Moon. This one is special, because it will also look smaller than any ...More..

Track Tropical Storm Gordon: Spaghetti models, forecast cone and satellite
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Track Tropical Storm Gordon: Spaghetti models, forecast cone and satellite

The National Hurricane Center says a tropical wave now over the Bahamas will move into the eastern Gulf Of Mexico on Labor Day and may strengthen as early as Tuesday. At 5 p.m. Sunday, the National Hurricane...More..

Alberta projects $1B deficit drop, says pipeline ruling won't derail budget
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Alberta projects $1B deficit drop, says pipeline ruling won't derail budget

The board's first review took two years, and while the new assessment would be focused specifically on tanker traffic, Tollefson says the board must seriously consider the impacts on endangered southern residen...More..

[H]ardOCP: Air Leak Found in International Space Station
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

[H]ardOCP: Air Leak Found in International Space Station

NASA said the ISS still had enough oxygen to last the crew for weeks but if the breach had not been sealed, it would have drained the ISS of air in just 18 days. "The crew is in no danger and is actively wor...More..

International Space Station pressure holding steady after leak
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

International Space Station pressure holding steady after leak

Space is a rare area of cooperation, and NASA crews have been sent to the ISS aboard Russian Soyuz capsules since 2011. "The design engineers believe it is the result of a micrometeorite", he said . NASA say...More..

NASA Confirms Presence Of Water In Jupiter’s Great Red Spot
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

NASA Confirms Presence Of Water In Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

The data Bjoraker and his team collected will supplement the information NASA's Juno spacecraft is gathering as it circles the planet from north to south once every 53 days. As explained by Bioracer, this...More..

Monster galaxy located 12.4 billion light-years away spotted
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Monster galaxy located 12.4 billion light-years away spotted

These dense clouds are dynamically unstable and thought to be the sites of intense star formation. This volatile state is causing runaway star formation in the monster galaxy that is recorded to be 12...More..

Hot Saturday, storms north of I-70
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Hot Saturday, storms north of I-70

Readings begin in the in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Chance of showers and storms. A rumble or two is still a possibility. Dew points will be much lower compared to the last several days, but they should still ...More..

NASA spacecraft spots its next destination billions of kilometres from Earth
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

NASA spacecraft spots its next destination billions of kilometres from Earth

Nevertheless, the dim light of the large object is indeed visible in the photo that the probe sent back to Earth, and researchers are pretty excited about it. He added that the object will get closer by days an...More..

NASA astronaut Robb Kulin quits training - a first in 50 years
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

NASA astronaut Robb Kulin quits training - a first in 50 years

Kulin, 34, became once working as a senior manager at SpaceX when selected and acknowledged on the time he became once hoping to hover on a automobile he helped impression. It's still unclear exactly why he too...More..

by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Tropical Wave Could Mean A Wet & Windy Holiday Weekend For South Florida

A flood advisory for St. Thomas and St. John ended at 3:45 p.m. but moderate to locally heavy rainfall will continue to affect the northern Virgin Islands. "But we'll be monitoring its progress closely, regardl...More..

by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Astronauts fix air leak on the International Space Station

Both NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) argued the breach was not unsafe enough to wake the astronauts from their slumber. When the six astronauts aboard the ISS woke up at the usual time this morni...More..

Tropical activity increasing in the Atlantic for the Labor Day weekend
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Tropical activity increasing in the Atlantic for the Labor Day weekend

As of Thursday at 11 a.m., Potential Tropical Cyclone Six had maximum sustained winds of 30 mph, with higher gusts, and was located about 425 miles east-southeast of the southernmost Cabo Verde Islands. There...More..

Australia's new PM announces Cabinet World News
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Australia's new PM announces Cabinet World News

Ousted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced he will leave federal Parliament on Friday. Morrison, a Turnbull supporter, promised a new generation of leadership, and an end to political infighting...More..

by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Air leak registered on orbital outpost, problem resolved - Roscosmos chief

Sensors alerted flight controllers to a small loss of cabin pressure overnight, as the Expedition 56 crew slept. Upon finding the source of the leak, a two millimeter (0.08 inch) hole in the orbital compartme...More..

Hundreds Of Endangered Sea Turtles Found Dead Off Mexican Coast
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Hundreds Of Endangered Sea Turtles Found Dead Off Mexican Coast

Mexico has banned the catch of turtles in 1990. The Mexican government has been working to protect Olive Ridley turtles. Researchers believe that these turtles are under threat of extinction, because thei...More..

by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Air leak temporarily patched on Russia’s side of the International Space Station

They found it in the Russian Soyuz vehicle used to bring three crewmen to the station on 8 June, among them Europe's Alexander Gerst , who is set to take command of the outpost. NASA and the Russian space ag...More..

Tropical Storm Florence developing in Atlantic
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Tropical Storm Florence developing in Atlantic

Storm Ophelia brought the country to a standstill previous year as average wind speeds of between 65 and 80km/h with some gusts of 110 to 130km/h struck the emerald isle. Closer to home, forecasters are keeping...More..

CERN scientists observe long-sought decay of Higgs boson
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

CERN scientists observe long-sought decay of Higgs boson

Eckhard Elsen, Director for Research and Computing at CERN . Because the boson lasts only for about one septillionth of a second, researchers use the particle's offspring as evidence of its existence. Physic...More..

by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Astronauts are repairing a hole on wall of International Space Station

It seems a small meteor caused a "minute" pressure leak, reports AFP. The fracture, he said, may be external damage and is believed to be the result of a micro-meteorite. The leak was slow and posed no danger...More..

by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Air leaking from Russian side of International Space Station

NASA officials said the small leak was discovered around 7 p.m. Wednesday by flight controllers in Houston and Moscow. The space station crew is conducting troubleshooting and fix work on the leak, NASA ex...More..

Facebook vows to run operations with renewable energy
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Facebook vows to run operations with renewable energy

The company, which has for months been beset with scandals centered on privacy concerns, election-meddling and fake news, added that it's now aiming to have all of its data centers across the world powered by 1...More..

BBC journalist hit by tree while reporting on Hurricane Lane | Sunday Tribune
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

BBC journalist hit by tree while reporting on Hurricane Lane | Sunday Tribune

More than a foot of rain has already fallen on part of the Big Island, the NWS said on Thursday morning. Tornadoes and large waterspouts are also possibilities. The hurricane is about 500 miles (804 kilometers...More..

REx Snaps its First Pic of Asteroid Bennu
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

REx Snaps its First Pic of Asteroid Bennu

These samples will not only give us a first-hand look at an asteroid in its original state, but will allow us to glimpse into our celestial past. It's believed that these ancient objects haven't changed much ...More..

Tornado warnings briefly issued for parts of central Ontario
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Tornado warnings briefly issued for parts of central Ontario

Ontario's Yelp of labor of the Fireplace Marshal and Emergency Management adopted with its have warning, which became as soon as broadcast on emergency channels. By 11:15 p.m., all the warnings had ended. "On...More..

Chandrayaan-2 will be launched in January 2019, says ISRO chief
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Chandrayaan-2 will be launched in January 2019, says ISRO chief

With a mass of seven tonnes, the Gaganyaan system module is named by the ISRO as Orbital Module - a combination of service module and crew module. A module with three astronauts will be launched from Srihar...More..

Migrant boat runs aground in Australia, passengers hide in crocodile-infested water
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Migrant boat runs aground in Australia, passengers hide in crocodile-infested water

Queensland Police Minister Mark Ryan says about 15 of the asylum seekers have been discovered and detained since the landing. Brisbane's Courier Mail said up to 20 others may still be within the dense terrain. ...More..