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South Africa's MeerKAT to help unlock mysteries of universe

South Africa has unveiled a powerful radio telescope, part of an global project that scientists say will provide new details on the Milky Way and other galaxi...


Two historic Cape Canaveral launch towers demolished

Since then, these two launch towers were unused for more than a decade. A launch pad that dates back to the early days of the space program was demolished. In...


Frightful particle scientists understand the new understanding of the universe

The observations help resolve a century-old riddle about what sends subatomic particles such as neutrinos and cosmic rays speeding through the universe. It ...


How to Watch a Supermoon eclipse on Friday 13th, 2018

It happens on Friday the 13th of July , and it will be possible to see South Australia and Tasmania. However, solar eclipse will be partially visible in In...


Asteroid Discovered Near Earth Turns Out to Have Secret Twin

Findings from three major world observatories confirm that a very rare binary asteroid came within a cosmic whisker of Earth on June 21, 2017. Astronomers can...


Iceberg 4 miles long breaks off from Greenland glacier

Four people died and 11 were injured in 2018 after an quake caused a tsunami off another island settlement called Nuugaatsiaq . Officials hoped that south...


Pakistan to experience its second solar eclipse of the year

In the night of Friday, July 13, will host a partial solar Eclipse . Sun based shrouds happen when the Moon moves between the Earth and the Sun, blocking lig...


Delays In NASA Commercial Crew Program Impede Astronaut Launches To ISS

Further delays are likely as the Commercial Crew Program's schedule risk analysis shows that the certification milestone is likely to slip. According to Boein...


Jaguar escapes at Audubon Zoo, killing six other animals before recapture

Unfortunately, four alpaca, an emu and a fox were attacked and killed by the jaguar. "We care for these animals every day". Officials said the killings appear...


Ireland becomes first country in the world to divest from fossil fuels

In January, New York said it would be divesting its $5 billion in fossil fuel holdings. As of June previous year, the fund's investments in the global f...


Israel announces mission to land spacecraft on the Moon

The craft, which is shaped like a round table with four carbon fiber legs, is set to blast off in December from Florida's Cape Canaveral aboard a SpaceX Falc...


Ghostly particles give scientists new understanding of universe

Two gamma-ray observatories, NASA's orbiting Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope and the Major Atmospheric Gamma Imaging Cherenkov Telescope , or MAGIC, in the C...


'A complete disaster': 8 endangered black rhinos die in Kenya after relocation

In moving the rhinos to Tsavo East National Park last month, the Kenya Wildlife Service said it hoped to boost the population there. A preliminary report ...


Worldnews - Hvalur hf accused of slaughtering blue whale, angering marine conservationists

Although an worldwide moratorium has placed catch limits at zero for blue whales, Iceland , Norway and the Russian Federation all objected to that provision. "...


Plan to land Israeli spacecraft on moon

The project in total has cost $88.5 million so far, reported BBC , with SpaceIL's main partner the state-owned Israel Aerospace Industries. The rocket will d...


Solar eclipse on July 13: How to watch, timings, etc

Sky gazers are all set to witness the second eclipse of the season - a partial solar eclipse today. But for a solar eclipse to occur, all three of them - th...


Israeli company plans lunar landing next year

The plan is for the lunar spacecraft to land on the moon on February 13, 2019, after a two-month journey from Earth. He had experienced numerous challenges in...


Rain begins on southcoast as Chris barrels towards Newfoundland

CDT Thursday , Tropical Storm Chris was located about 245 miles southeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia. "Based on current forecasts we do not expect the storm t...


Russian cargo ship set for quick delivery of supplies to ISS

In the near future, humans might be able to leave earth after eating breakfast, arriving at the space station in time for lunch. Now, if you don't keep up w...


Brett Kavanaugh Reportedly Racked Up Thousands In Debt Buying Nationals Tickets

If confirmed by the Senate, Brett Kavanaugh would replace Anthony Kennedy , the justice he clerked for 25 years ago. For many it wasn't so much how Kavan...