Shell, Partners Approve $31 Billion Project to Speed Gas to Asia

The $41 billion LNG Canada plant and pipeline project is a go for northwestern B.C. And with it, they say, will come thousands of jobs and an economic boom for the province. 2 importer, behind Japan. The five companies behind the US$31 billion (C... More..

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Scientists figured out how to create a cheap Martian soil
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Scientists figured out how to create a cheap Martian soil

You definitely do not want, having arrived there, to know that all your methods are not working". Interested buyers can get it for $20 a kg plus shipping. "As we are creating arrangements, we require an approac...More..

Canadian scientist Donna Strickland shares Nobel physics prize
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Canadian scientist Donna Strickland shares Nobel physics prize

Strickland is the first woman in 55 years to be awarded the prize. Strickland is the third woman to get the Nobel Prize in Physics , following Marie Curie in 1903 and Maria Goeppert-Mayer in 1963. Last yea...More..

KTAR.com Hurricane Rosa expected to bring rain, flooding to Arizona
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

KTAR.com Hurricane Rosa expected to bring rain, flooding to Arizona

It is expected to make landfall on the western coast of Mexico late Monday or early Tuesday. Forecasters say up to 4 inches could fall in some areas through Wednesday, including Flagstaff, Payson, Prescott an...More..

JAXA releases images sent from asteroid rovers
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

JAXA releases images sent from asteroid rovers

Part of a collection of media released by the agency, the video shows the rocky surface of the asteroid and the sun moving across the sky, as seen from the asteroid. We now have our first major look at the su...More..

by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Japanese rovers send back 1st VIDEO ever taken on an asteroid

This computer graphic image provided by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency ( JAXA ) shows two drum-shaped and solar-powered Minerva-II-1 rovers on an asteroid. As they image the asteroid, the probes will ...More..

'Beluga whale' spotted in River Thames - RSPCA investigating sightings
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

'Beluga whale' spotted in River Thames - RSPCA investigating sightings

In a further tweet today, he said the whale is still in the Thames. The WDC's Danny Groves told the UK Press Association, "He or she is obviously very lost and quite possibly in trouble". A beluga whale swi...More..

Rotting fish stink up I-40 in the wake of Hurricane Florence
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Rotting fish stink up I-40 in the wake of Hurricane Florence

Exhausted emergency officials said they have lived nothing but Florence for more than two weeks. Catastrophic flooding leftover from Hurricane Florence has prompted calls for thousands of SC residents to ...More..

Chances Kirk will redevelop increase, tropical depression possible off North Carolina
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Chances Kirk will redevelop increase, tropical depression possible off North Carolina

Tropical storm warnings are in effect for parts of the Lesser Antilles, including Barbados and St. Lucia. Tropical storm Kirk intensified on Wednesday as it makes its way towards the eastern Caribbean wit...More..

Florence: Severe flooding feared near SC coast
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Florence: Severe flooding feared near SC coast

Residents in a coastal SC county are being urged to evacuate ahead of river flooding as all that water dumped by Hurricane Florence works its way out to sea. Last year's Hurricane Harvey cost $133.5 billion. ...More..

'Beluga whale' spotted in River Thames near London
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

'Beluga whale' spotted in River Thames near London

Lucy Babey, head of science at Orca, a marine conservation charity, said: "This is the most southerly recording of a beluga in the UK". Whales are rarely seen in the Thames, and the sighting has sparked coner...More..

Evacuations in Gatineau following severe weather and tornado watch
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

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 Ga...More..

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..

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..

Giants spider webs cover beach in Greek town of Aitoliko
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..