Now it is Jody Wilson-Raybould's turn to speak

Wilson-Raybould wrote to Justice Committee chair Anthony Housefather on Monday requesting not to appear until as numerous "possible constraints" were removed. Trudeau's government has been on the defensive since the Globe and Mail newspaper reported... More..

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NASA gives go-ahead for SpaceX commercial crew test flight
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

NASA gives go-ahead for SpaceX commercial crew test flight

The capsule, designed for crew, will have no one aboard except a SpaceX dummy. The launch will take place on March 2, and the spacecraft will launch from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Flo...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to be a superhero in new comic book
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to be a superhero in new comic book

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of NY will be featured in a new comic book as a political superhero. "If you're just flying under the radar and just trying to get your check, not rock the boat, then what's the point...More..

Feinstein Tells Off Kids Lobbying Her to Support Green New Deal
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

Feinstein Tells Off Kids Lobbying Her to Support Green New Deal

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (N.Y.) and Sen. One of the Sunrise adults chimes in, "We're asking you to be courageous and do this for us and your grandchildren.Any plan that doesn't take bold, transformative actio...More..

SpaceX launches moon lander, lands booster despite tough conditions
by | Sunday, February 24, 2019

SpaceX launches moon lander, lands booster despite tough conditions

Israel will join the ranks of United States, China , and Russian Federation if Beresheet successfully lands on the lunar surface. Its journey to the moon will take nearly two months, with landing expected ...More..

Senator tells youth climate change activists
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Senator tells youth climate change activists "I know what I'm doing"

Feinstein, the oldest sitting senator at 85, was primaried from the left in the midterms by a candidate with a robust climate record, and has faced some criticism from Californians for not pursuing a more a...More..

by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Israel's first lunar lander launched into space from Florida

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying Israel's first spacecraft created to land on the moon lifts off on the first privately-funded lunar mission at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, F...More..

Research reveals why the zebra got its stripes
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Research reveals why the zebra got its stripes

Just as before, when horses wore coats with striped patterns, they experienced fewer horse fly landings. The experiments were conducted to better understand how the stripes manipulate the behavior of biting...More..

NY billboard attacks Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez over Amazon deal
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

NY billboard attacks Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez over Amazon deal

After Fox News reached out to the Job Creators Network for comment on Ocasio-Cortez's tweets , the Wikipedia page was subsequently edited again and it now includes the line that was in the NY congresswoman...More..

Examinations will provide needed 'airing' on SNC-Lavalin controversy: Trudeau
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Examinations will provide needed 'airing' on SNC-Lavalin controversy: Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould nearly two weeks after federal prosecutors informed SNC-Lavalin it would not be invited to negotiate a settlement to help th...More..

SpaceX is rocketing the first private mission to the moon tonight
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

SpaceX is rocketing the first private mission to the moon tonight

The Beresheet - Hebrew for "in the beginning" - will take around eight weeks to complete its mission. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off with Israel's Lunar Lander and an Indonesian communications satell...More..

Japan space probe to collect rock from asteroid - CBBC Newsround
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Japan space probe to collect rock from asteroid - CBBC Newsround

Japan's space probe Hayabusa2 began its descent Thursday to an asteroid named Ryugu, which the probe arrived above in June previous year, the space agency here said. This computer graphic image provided by JA...More..

by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Israel set to join elite lunar club with first mission to moon

The other three nations to have carried out controlled "soft" landings on the moon are the United States, the former Soviet Union, and China . It's expected to take about two months for the lander to reach...More..

Cyclone Oma: Gigantic waves to smash Aussie coast
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Cyclone Oma: Gigantic waves to smash Aussie coast

Cyclone Oma is storming towards the coast. Gale-force winds were expected to hit coastal parts of Queensland from Friday, particularly the islands and exposed coasts. Other parts of the country are likely...More..

Prepare to witness the biggest & brightest Super Snowmoon tonight !!
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Prepare to witness the biggest & brightest Super Snowmoon tonight !!

February's Supermoon is being called a Snowmoon as certain Native American tribes in the USA called the second full moon of the winter so. The biggest and brightest supermoon of 2019 will occur Monday n...More..

Super Snow Moon lights up UAE sky and around the world
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Super Snow Moon lights up UAE sky and around the world

It's at this point that we refer to it as a supermoon . Commonly known as a supermoon , the awesome phenomenon occurs when the full moon reaches the point in its orbit that is closest to the Earth, which ma...More..

Gold Coast beaches closed as Cyclone Oma tracks towards Queensland coast
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Gold Coast beaches closed as Cyclone Oma tracks towards Queensland coast

The storm brought winds of 110km/h and gusts as high as 140km/h, with wind and flood warnings put in place. Volunteer surf lifesavers have closed Surfers Paradise Beach due to strong currents and have urged p...More..

Watch February's super snow moon, year's brightest
by | Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Watch February's super snow moon, year's brightest

However, it will still put on a show both Monday and Tuesday night. The precise moment of this month's full moon occurred at 4.55 this morning. During the supermoon , the effects of the moon's gravitationa...More..

'Super snow moon' in store for Ireland
by | Tuesday, February 19, 2019

'Super snow moon' in store for Ireland

The term " snow moon " has historically been given to the second full moon of the winter, when more snowfall is recorded, by some Native American tribes, according to NASA . The last supermoon of 2019 will tak...More..

Wilson-Raybould’s decision on SNC-Lavalin was hers to make: Trudeau
by | Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Wilson-Raybould’s decision on SNC-Lavalin was hers to make: Trudeau

Vancouver member of Parliament Jody Wilson-Raybould resigned from cabinet last week, days after a report that says she was pressured to help SNC-Lavalin avoid criminal prosecution when she was justice minister....More..

by | Monday, February 18, 2019

Super snow moon, 2019's biggest supermoon, lights up the sky

According to USA Today , because of the time of year in the U.S., the event is called the snow moon, a Native American nickname to the monthly events, like harvest moon for September and strawberry moon in Jun...More..

Is the mission over for the Mars Opportunity rover?
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Is the mission over for the Mars Opportunity rover?

PT Wednesday when NASA broadcasts the briefing live via NASA TV and YouTube (which you can access by clicking the embed below). NASA has finally plugged the plug on its Mars Opportunity rover , which has...More..

Cancel your plans as company promising trips to Mars goes bankrupt
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Cancel your plans as company promising trips to Mars goes bankrupt

After defending the scam claim in early 2015, CEO Bas Lansdorp and the Mars One project essentially went quiet and now we know why. Mars One, the company that promised to colonize Mars with human volunteers...More..

New Horizons Images Show Ultima Thule May Actually Be More 'Pancake'-Shaped
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

New Horizons Images Show Ultima Thule May Actually Be More 'Pancake'-Shaped

The object's illuminated crescent is blurred in the individual frames because a relatively long exposure time was used during this rapid scan to boost the camera's signal level, but the team combined and proces...More..

Republicans mock Green New Deal: 'It's loony'
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Republicans mock Green New Deal: 'It's loony'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-New York, published the details of the "Green New Deal" proposal and a "frequently asked questions" section on February 5, then pulled them from her website on February 7. When ...More..

Tokyo to use recycled materials for Olympic medals
by | Sunday, February 10, 2019

Tokyo to use recycled materials for Olympic medals

Tokyo's organising committee in 2017 launched a project to collect assorted electronic waste - including old smartphones and laptops - from the public to collect metal for the medals . The gold medal will...More..

by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

2018 fourth warmest year on record: NASA, NOAA

This year has also started with scorching temperatures, including Australia's warmest January on record, while North America had the complete opposite, experiencing a polar vortex that plunged parts of America...More..

NASA, SpaceX Aims For March Test Of 1st New Astronaut Capsule
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

NASA, SpaceX Aims For March Test Of 1st New Astronaut Capsule

SpaceX will launch a Falcon 9 with the astronaut-ready space capsule from NASA's Kennedy Space Center Launchpad 39A. The following planning dates reflect inputs by the Commercial Crew Program and the two com...More..

Europe's ExoMars Rover Officially Named After DNA Pioneer Rosalind Franklin
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Europe's ExoMars Rover Officially Named After DNA Pioneer Rosalind Franklin

The European-Russian rover that will search for life on Mars has been named after British chemist and DNA double helix co-discoverer Rosalind Franklin. She went to Newnham College, Cambridge in 1938 and passe...More..

2018 was the fourth hottest year ever recorded
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

2018 was the fourth hottest year ever recorded

NASA registers 2018 "global temperatures" at 1.5 degrees F (0.83 degrees C) warmer than their average, while NOAA recorded "global land and ocean surfaces" 1.42 degrees F (0.79 degrees C) above the 20th centu...More..