Olivia expected to pass over Hawaii as a tropical storm

Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Norman, located about 330 miles north-northeast of Hilo, Hawaii, continues to weaken as it moves away from Hawaii. A satellite image, supplied by the US National Weather Service, shows Hurricane Hector, a category four, as... More..

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Florence expected to intensify quickly Sunday
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Florence expected to intensify quickly Sunday

If Florence rides the coast , it would be a huge blow to the Outer Banks but less of an impact on us. It remains too soon to determine the location and magnitude of impacts from Florence . It is gaining o...More..

Hurricane Florence could pose East Coast threat
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Hurricane Florence could pose East Coast threat

Over the course of the past few days, social media posts showed snapshots of forecast models showing doom and gloom forecasts of showing Florence making landfall at one spot or another. Forecasters said it wa...More..

Senate concludes Kavanaugh hearing; Supreme Court confirmation likely
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Senate concludes Kavanaugh hearing; Supreme Court confirmation likely

Committee members Cory Booker of New Jersey and Kamala Harris of California are among the Democrats considered possible candidates in the next presidential campaign. John Cornyn, his Republican counterpart, r...More..

‘Omnivorous’ shark is happy to munch on seagrass
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

‘Omnivorous’ shark is happy to munch on seagrass

The bonnethead was once thought to be exclusively carnivorous thanks to a diet that includes small fish, crabs, shrimp and mollusks. The researchers monitored the bonnetheads for a period of three weeks, duri...More..

Space station leak caused by man-made hole
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Space station leak caused by man-made hole

The cause of the hole was initially thought to be impact from a micrometeorite or other flying space debris . The reports quote Rogozin's televised comments that there were several attempts at drilling, ...More..

Cory Booker releases confidential documents, GOP warns of consequences
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Cory Booker releases confidential documents, GOP warns of consequences

Wade was settled law of the land. "I am concerned because there is evidence that Mr. Miranda provided you with materials that were stolen from me and that would contradict your prior testimony", Leahy said. ...More..

The photographer showed the largest Museum fire
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

The photographer showed the largest Museum fire

It was only in 1902 when the museum collections were transferred. She added that UBC worked closely with Rio's museum in analyzing the artifacts and helped the former in building a "digital portal" for art co...More..

Which floor? Japan to test mini ‘space elevator’
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Which floor? Japan to test mini ‘space elevator’

Two microsatellites , developed by Shizuoka University Faculty of Engineering, will be used. Two ultra-small cubic satellites measuring 10 centimeters on each side connected by a steel cable about 10 metres l...More..

87 elephants found dead in Botswana sanctuary, poaching to blame
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

87 elephants found dead in Botswana sanctuary, poaching to blame

About it reports BBC News with reference to animal welfare activists from the organization " Elephants without borders ", who carried out aerial photography of the area. Botswana previously earned a reputati...More..

Grassley Blasts Out Kavanaugh Docs As Dems Release Emails
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Grassley Blasts Out Kavanaugh Docs As Dems Release Emails

Cory Booker , D-N.J., about the circumstances in which government can and cannot use race-conscious measures to address past discrimination. The documents were labeled "committee confidential" which meant tha...More..

Brett Kavanaugh’s Third Day of Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh’s Third Day of Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

Moments after Grassley opened the session, Democrats decried the withholding of the documents and asked to have the proceedings adjourned. Security personnel removed dozens of demonstrators from the room. Kamal...More..

Tropical depression may form in the Gulf of Mexico this week
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Tropical depression may form in the Gulf of Mexico this week

The storm, which was lashing South Florida with heavy rain and strong winds, was located 60 miles west-northwest of Key Largo; or 50 miles south-southeast of Marco Island. The storm's maximum sustained winds of...More..

Exxon evacuates Mobile Bay facilities in Gulf ahead of Storm Gordon
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Exxon evacuates Mobile Bay facilities in Gulf ahead of Storm Gordon

The Escambia County Sheriff's office posted on its Facebook page late Tuesday that deputies responded to a call that a tree had fallen on a mobile home in Pensacola. Early Tuesday , Gordon was packing maxi...More..

by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Kavanaugh defends his net neutrality dissent in Senate hearing

He condemned the spate of United States school shootings, but defended an opinion he wrote questioning whether semi-automatic rifles could be banned. Trump has often criticized the federal judiciary. Denounce...More..

Tropical Storm Gordon races toward U.S. Gulf Coast
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Tropical Storm Gordon races toward U.S. Gulf Coast

Hurricane Florence was some 2,400 miles (3,900 kilometers) away from the US, and another potential storm was likely to form not far off the coast of Africa and head east. Grand Isle Mayor David Campardelle cal...More..

Hurricane warning issued as Tropical Storm Gordon takes aim at Gulf Coast
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Hurricane warning issued as Tropical Storm Gordon takes aim at Gulf Coast

But tropical storm conditions - winds of at least 39 miles per hour - could hit the Gulf Coast as early as Tuesday afternoon. The area already has been impacted heavily by this summer's so-called "red tide"- ...More..

Why almost 90 elephants were found dead near animal sanctuary
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Why almost 90 elephants were found dead near animal sanctuary

Five white rhinos were also found poached for their horns in the past three months, as stated in the report. The armed anti-poaching units, along with the country's traditionally unforgiving stance against th...More..

PM determined to build pipeline, tackle climate change despite court ruling
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

PM determined to build pipeline, tackle climate change despite court ruling

The Trans Mountain project would double the existing pipeline to triple the amount of oil shipped to B.C., allowing producers to expand beyond existing USA customers to more lucrative markets on the Pacific Rim...More..

Leak detected in Russian segment of International Space Station, repaired
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Leak detected in Russian segment of International Space Station, repaired

The space agency has now confirmed the breach only caused "a minor reduction of station pressure". The six-person crew is in no danger, NASA said . The leak, which was detected Wednesday night by flight ...More..

Tropical Storm Gordon develops near South Florida
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Tropical Storm Gordon develops near South Florida

The storm, which is now near the Bahamas, is moving north west towards the Gulf of Mexico. Tropical Storm Watches are in place from areas east of Baton Rouge through the Gulf Coast of Alabama until Wednesday....More..

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

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

Controllers based in the United States and Russian Federation say that the six-strong crew crew are not in any danger. Officials from Houston and Moscow will continue to monitor the situation as the crew wo...More..

Potential Tropical Cyclone Six has formed
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Potential Tropical Cyclone Six has formed

Some model trends indicate the wave will have its greatest impact on Central Florida by Labor Day and Tuesday., with moisture continuing to enhance rain chances through midweek. The Hurricane Center reported ...More..

Two tropical storms forming in eastern Pacific
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Two tropical storms forming in eastern Pacific

Here is a look at the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season . It had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour. Hurricane KateNovember 9, 2015 - Tropical Storm Kate forms near the Bahamas.November 11, 2015 - Bec...More..

About 300 endangered sea turtles found dead off Mexican coast
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

About 300 endangered sea turtles found dead off Mexican coast

The office said the 393-foot long net that trapped the endangered turtles had not been approved by the government for use in fishing. Capture of the reptile was banned in 1990. It comes a week after 113 turtles...More..