Newly Detected Particle Is Huge for Astronomy

The team says that this observation campaign is a step in solving something scientists have puzzled over for decades- the origins of cosmic rays . The particular neutrino originated from a supermassive black hole in a distant galaxy and tr... More..

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by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Century's longest total lunar eclipse on July 27-28

The maximum eclipse will occur at 1.51 am and the total eclipse ends at 2.43 pm. This time the eclipse will be visible in Europe, Africa, western and central Asia, the Indian Ocean, and Western Australia ....More..

Hurricane Chris is rapidly strengthening, storm east of Cape Hatteras
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Hurricane Chris is rapidly strengthening, storm east of Cape Hatteras

Hurricane Chris is expected to bring heavy rainfall and strong winds to the southeastern half of Newfoundland. It is forecast to further strengthen through Wednesday, with its peak winds climbing to as high ...More..

Russian cargo ship arrives at International Space Station
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Russian cargo ship arrives at International Space Station

It marked the shortest the travel time for ferrying supplies for the crew, beating the previous Progress journeys of about six hours. The of late concluded flight was made to display accelerated capacity that...More..

Kavanaugh's women law clerks hail Court pick as 'advocate'
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Kavanaugh's women law clerks hail Court pick as 'advocate'

Circuit, hiring 25 women and 23 men as law clerks. Robert Bork, nominated by President Ronald Reagan to the Supreme Court in 1987, came under intense scrutiny by Democrats who mined his legal writings for e...More..

Shark bites University of Miami student in Bahamas
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Shark bites University of Miami student in Bahamas

She said she managed to remain calm, holding her wrist above water and using her other hand to stop the flow of blood. She added the locals were "very encouraging" in telling her to try the activity. An Instag...More..

This Is Hurricane Chris' Path and Forecast
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

This Is Hurricane Chris' Path and Forecast

Tropical Storm Beryl is gone but not forgotten as its remnants prepare to move over the Bahamas. Hurricane Chris is now about 205 miles off the coast of Cape Hatteras, with sustained maximum wind speeds of 85...More..

'Disorganized' Tropical Storm Beryl moving a little faster, but blowing no harder
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

'Disorganized' Tropical Storm Beryl moving a little faster, but blowing no harder

Environment Canada's latest advisory says that "by late Tuesday or early Wednesday this storm could attain hurricane status". Elsewhere, the remnants of storm Beryl were producing strong gusty winds and a...More..

Starbucks to phase out single-use plastic straws for sippy cups, alternatives
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Starbucks to phase out single-use plastic straws for sippy cups, alternatives

Partly in response to changing municipal regulations and partly due to growing consumer pressure, the issue is coming up in company boardrooms. The new versions will also be available with other drinks upon req...More..

Hurricane Beryl Moving Westward Over Tropical Atlantic
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Hurricane Beryl Moving Westward Over Tropical Atlantic

Maarten. No no watches or warning are now in effect for the U.S. Mainland, but Tropical Storm Warnings are in effect for the deep offshore waters. Beryl was a compact storm, with hurricane force winds ext...More..

EPA's relief and worries after scandal-plagued chief's exit
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

EPA's relief and worries after scandal-plagued chief's exit

In his resignation letter , Pruitt cited "unrelenting attacks" on him and his family as one reason for his departure, saying criticism against him is "unprecedented and (has) taken a sizable toll on all of us...More..

Beryl weakens to tropical storm; Tropical Depression 3 getting better organized
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Beryl weakens to tropical storm; Tropical Depression 3 getting better organized

Weather forecasters say Tropical Storm Chris is likely to strengthen to a hurricane by Monday but will remain well away from the US coast for the next two or three days. While the storm was still categorized ...More..

American border patrol agents stopping and boarding Canadian vessels: spokesman
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

American border patrol agents stopping and boarding Canadian vessels: spokesman

Concerns about illegal immigration at the border between the U.S. and Mexico should not be applied to the Canada-U.S. border, he added. The U.S. border agents have targeted fishing boats off Machias Seal Isl...More..

Environment Canada issues statement for the Maritimes about Tropical Storm Chris
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Environment Canada issues statement for the Maritimes about Tropical Storm Chris

Beryl is moving toward the west-northwest near 23 mph, and tropical-storm-force winds extend out 45 miles from the storm's center. A man died in the rough surf in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, on Saturday, ...More..

Scott Pruitt OUT at EPA
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Scott Pruitt OUT at EPA

Chris Horner, a senior fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute who has known Wheeler for years, told Breitbart News that he is up to the job, especially given his past work at the EPA. Some of the tasks ...More..

Mom Tells Off EPA Director Scott Pruitt at Washington Restaurant
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Mom Tells Off EPA Director Scott Pruitt at Washington Restaurant

Mink, a teacher and mom from Silver Spring, called the scandal-plagued Pruitt "the man who's destroying our environment for the next generation". The encounter with Mink was filmed by her husband and was late...More..

Floating AI Robot Sent to Space
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Floating AI Robot Sent to Space

And to infiltrate around, CIMON is equipped with 14 internal fans, which exposes the white ball to the station's air and to move it in the direction it needs to be expelled. The study seeks to support develop...More..

More Heat And Storms On The Way Sunday
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

More Heat And Storms On The Way Sunday

Saturday will see afternoon highs in the lower to mid 90s, with temperatures slow to fall in the evening and unlikely to drop below 90 degrees, according to the NWS. Sea surface temperatures have really warmed...More..

Supreme Court justice's retirement is a gift for Donald Trump
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Supreme Court justice's retirement is a gift for Donald Trump

So maybe Trump Jr. has just been listening to a lot of Travis Scott lately, or maybe he's learning the language of the youths from Barron. "We will begin our search for a new justice of the United States S...More..

Strawberry Moon 2018: How to See the Full Strawberry Moon This June
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Strawberry Moon 2018: How to See the Full Strawberry Moon This June

Allen said stargazers will want to watch the moon rise and silhouette hills, buildings and trees, making the moon look larger-than-normal. The sixth planet will be in opposition to the sun, meaning the Earth wi...More..

Blood Moon Eclipse Probably Not A Bad Omen, According To Boring Astrophysicist
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Blood Moon Eclipse Probably Not A Bad Omen, According To Boring Astrophysicist

Die hard moon fans of a certain age may remember the total lunar eclipse from 18 years ago (July 16, 2000) which lasted for 1 hour and 46.4 minutes, when the moon was even more centered in the shadow than it ...More..

World's oldest orangutan Puan dies at Western Australia zoo
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

World's oldest orangutan Puan dies at Western Australia zoo

As the founder of our world renowned breeding program her legacy is phenomenal with descendants living all over the world. "Her genetics count for just under 10 per cent of the global zoological population, w...More..

EPA's Pruitt May Need to Resign, Key Republican Ally Says
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

EPA's Pruitt May Need to Resign, Key Republican Ally Says

Farmers and ethanol producers in South Dakota held a good old fashioned tractor rally in Sioux Falls as Administrator Pruitt met with farmers in Reliance about 200 miles west. For now, Pruitt continues to enjoy...More..

What to watch out for on day three of the World Cup
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

What to watch out for on day three of the World Cup

Though they had several big names in their 2014 World Cup squad, they were highly dependent on Neymar in nearly all matches to deliver in front of the goal . Iveson said host cities need between about $3...More..

Gigantic Mars dust storm threatens Nasa's Opportunity rover
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Gigantic Mars dust storm threatens Nasa's Opportunity rover

But the dust storm now enveloping a quarter of Mars has turned day to night at the rover's equatorial location. "It is concerning; this team has a very strong bond with the rover", said John Callas, the Op...More..