Sci-tech

Potential hurricanes brewing in Atlantic Ocean heading towards Africa and US

The NHC is predicting Florence will evolve back into a major hurricane in a few days, with wind speeds possibly reaching 233 km/h. The 11 a.m. Sunday proj...


Side of seagrass please: Scientists find omnivorous shark

Some, like the bonnethead shark , prefer to munch on seagrass . To track the plants along the food chain that would eventually reach the sharks , researche...


Russian Federation suggests sabotage on the International Space Station

Russian space agency chief Dmitry Rogozin said late Monday that there were "several attempts at drilling". The Russian space agency said the commission's inve...


Florence could cause unsafe surf along U.S. coast

Don't be surprised if we see it reach mature stage, weaken, and regenerate as it keeps running into more energy and more hot, humid air. AccuWeather Hurricane ...


This shark species doesn't mind eating veggies once in a while

Scientists have known for a while that the bonnethead, a type of hammerhead known for the distinctive structure of their heads, consume seagrass , but it was a...


Kavanaugh denies he suggested Roe not settled

In a 2003 email, Kavanaugh suggested striking a line from a draft opinion piece that had stated "it is widely accepted by legal scholars across the board ...


French president names 2 new ministers in mini-reshuffle

French President Emmanuel Macron picked a political ally and a former swimming world champion to plug two holes in his government left by the unexpected res...


Japan Are Getting Ready To Test The World’s First Miniature Space Elevator

Two ultra-small cubic satellites measuring 10 centimeters on each side connected by a steel cable about 10 metres long will be carried from Kagoshima's Tanegas...


Space station leak caused by man-made hole

Since the incident, astronauts on board the ISS used tape to seal the leak after a small loss of pressure, but the conditions are said not to be life-threat...


Kavanaugh defends his net neutrality dissent in Senate hearing

According to Grassley's spokeswoman Taylor Foy, the chairman's staff "worked throughout the night to help facilitate 11th hour requests" from Democrats on the ...


73 arrested, charged amid protests at Kavanaugh hearings

It was a textualist judicial philosophy - one seemingly meant to assuage concerns that his confirmation would represent a rightward turn for the nation's high c...


Elephants Found Dead In Wildlife Sanctuary

The grim discovery was made over several weeks during an aerial survey by Elephants Without Borders and Botswana's Department of Wildlife and National Parks...


Democrats Held Kavanaugh's Feet to the Fire. It Probably Won't Matter

One of several Democrats who could potentially vote for Kavanaugh , Sen. On one level, their desperation was understandable: A conservative majority could ...


Planet Nine might be invisible for at least 1,000 years

The giant, hidden planet is thought to be 10 times more massive than Earth - and on an orbit which takes 10,000 or 20,000 years to go round the sun . "These ...


Small threat for severe storms in West Alabama today

The storm's turbulent center is expected to plow a path from the southwest corner of Alabama and central MS into part of Louisiana and southern Arkansas. Torn...


Kavanaugh pledges to be 'team player' on Supreme Court

There are also a few "formative" years missing from those records, during which time Democratic Senator Leahy has now suggested Kavanaugh may have engaged i...


Tropical Storm Gordon takes aim at Gulf after soaking South Florida

Heading northwest at 17 miles per hour (27 km/h), the National Hurricane Center predicts Gordon could strengthen to a hurricane over the Gulf of Mexico before...


More protesters disrupt Kavanaugh confirmation hearing

With majority Republicans appearing united, it's doubtful the hearings will affect the eventual confirmation of US President Donald Trump's nominee. The most ...


Tropical Storm Gordon to Strengthen to Hurricane as It Makes Landfall

A hurricane warning was in effect for the entire MS and Alabama coasts. "Nobody should panic but everybody should take this seriously", Louisiana Gov. The...


U.S. Gulf Coast Bracing for Hurricane Gordon as Storm Nears

Parts of the Louisiana and MS coasts were under a hurricane warning as fast-developing Tropical Storm Gordon swamped South Florida on its way to the northern Gu...