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President Trump Interviews Potential SCOTUS Nominees

Napolitano continued: "I'll tell you why: Because the chief justice, though a practicing Catholic and pro-life himself, does not believe that fundamental change...


Trump says he is considering two women for Supreme Court

Kennedy has mainly supported abortion rights in his time on the court, and Trump has made clear he would try to choose justices who want to overturn the lan...


Very Large Telescope snaps first confirmed photo of a newborn planet

But unlike Jupiter , whose temperature is a chilly minus-163 degrees Fahrenheit or so, this planet is far hotter than any planet in our solar system, Meyer sa...


President Trump to Make Choice on SCOTUS Nominee on July 9

This new appointment could transform the court for decades. "What I most liked about Justice Kennedy is he did not identify with any ideological bloc on the...


Astronomers Believe They Have First Image of Newborn Planet

To even be able to see the new planet, the telescope had to first block out the bright light of the central star itself. Getting this data is not easy: it req...


Stephen Hawking, a life in 10 dates

Speakers included the Astronomer Royal Lord Martin Rees; Professor Saul Perlmutter, victor of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics; and theoretical physicist Profess...


Minnesota Approves Enbridge Route for New Line 3

But Guy Jarvis, Enbridge's vice president of liquids, pipelines and major projects, said Friday morning, June 30, that he still expects the project to obtain ...


Trump narrows list for Kennedy replacement; will announce pick July 9

Wade , the landmark abortion rights case that the court decided in 1973. He is set to meet with candidates over the weekend in New Jersey. President Donald...


Heat wave expands to Northeast with record highs possible

Though there is a SLIGHT CHANCE for a stray storm, most areas will again stay nice and dry. High humidity coupled with soaring temperatures in the lower 90s...


'Flying brain' blasts off on cargo ship toward space station

On June 29, 2018, SpaceX Dragon Spacecraft left for it 15th resupplies mission to International Space Station. Both the capsule and the rocket have flown...


Trump will announce new Supreme Court pick soon - but won’t talk abortion

Trump met senators from both parties at the White House on Thursday to discuss the court vacancy. "His opinions are so well-written and so brilliant", said Tr...


Japan space probe reaches asteroid in search for origin of life

According to the agency, the 600-kg Hayabusa2, which was launched from the Tanegashima Space Center in southwestern Japan in December 2014, has experienced no p...


GOP Sen. Collins says Roe v. Wade case is "settled law"

Wade , the landmark case establishing the right to abortion access, was "doomed". On his way to Bedminster, NJ, the president told reporters aboard Air Fo...


The Quest to Find Nuclear Fuel on the Moon

The moon has a lot more of it. Dubbed as Chandrayaan-2, the upcoming mission to the moon will include an orbiter, lander and a six-wheel rectangular rover...


Trump to announce Supreme Court pick to replace Kennedy on July 9

With only 99 senators now voting, the nominee can be approved by a 50-49 margin. Kennedy's retirement "sends a stark message to the tens of millions of Americ...


The Bubble: Kennedy ensured legacy by retiring before midterms, conservatives say

Trump said he planned to interview one or two candidates this weekend at his private golf course in Bedminster, New Jersey. If, as President Trump has repeat...


Could life exist on Saturn's moon Enceladus?

Left: the interior of Saturn's moon Enceladus . Researchers at the Southwestern Research Institute ( SwRI ) in the United States agree that the geochemical r...


Full Strawberry Moon, Saturn reaching opposition make for prime skygazing week

The name is thought to derive from Native American tribes as it falls in late June during the height of strawberry picking season. CanWest Farms Ltd. "If clou...


Century's longest total lunar eclipse to occur on July 27

It added that, from start to finish, the entire celestial event will last almost four hours. The second of the year will appear on the intermediary night of Jul...


Experts Say New SCOTUS Justice Spells End to Legal Abortion

With the news that conservative Justice Anthony Kennedy is to retire, a huge opportunity has landed in Donald Trump's lap. He clerked twice for [now Supreme...