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'Little Constructive Effort Made': SC Hauls up Centre Over Delhi's Pollution Problem

Scores of people also posted pictures of open burning of garbage and heaps of construction waste and dirt lying uncovered in several areas across the city. Delh...


Hayabusa2 leaves asteroid for Earth

The probe managed to touch the surface twice, attempting to collect surface samples on February 21, 2019 and deeper materials on July 11, 2019. After a ye...


'Mouse deer' found alive in Vietnam after 30 years

In addition to the silver-backed chevrotain , GWC has confirmed the rediscovery of three additional species from its 25 most wanted lost species list: Jackso...


Record-breaking temps, wintry mix possible for Staten Island

Then, on Monday, temperatures in northern Montana fell as low as minus-30 . With that clearing, temperatures will fall quickly overnight. On Monday, parts of...


SpaceX set to launch another 60 Starlink internet satellites

SpaceX's goal is to have nearly 12,000 satellites operating in low-Earth orbit, with plans to launch an additional 30,000 satellites in the future. In another...


Want to watch the Transit of Mercury? Here's how

Want to catch a glimpse of Mercury? Mercury is the smallest planet in the solar system - ever since Pluto was downgraded to a dwarf planet in 2006 - and has a...


Mercury is traveling across the sun

Anyone who wishes to view the phenomenon will need solar filters, just like during an eclipse, as looking directly at the sun can cause permanent eye damage. Du...


Climate change education enforced in Italian schools by September 2020

Sachs, director of Columbia University's Middle for Sustainable Enhancement, and American economic and social theorist Jeremy Rifkin, will enable the ministry r...


Transit of Mercury Happens Monday

It'll be another two and a half hours before the sun creeps over the Cascades. Watch it streamed live from the Griffith Observatory here. If the heavens p...


Wine cellar in space: 12 bottles arrive for year of aging

Not to let any other factors interfere, the wine will be kept in sealed glass bottles at the same temperature of 18 degrees Celsius, while their complex biologi...


Boeing proposes 'fewest steps to the moon' for NASA's Human Lander

After waiting for decades for technology to catch up, NASA has finally chose to open one of the lunar samples an Apollo mission brought back to Earth from the...


Evansville Museum Hosting Transit of Mercury Viewing Early Monday at Reitz Hill

Astronomy club members will have telescopes with special solar filters on hand to allow safe viewing of the event. Transits of Mercury only happen about 13 ...


Italy making climate change courses mandatory for schools

Interested in Climate Change? In a meeting in his Rome office on Monday, Fioramonti said all state schools would commit 33 hours out of every year, very...


Alberto Salazar: Ukad to investigate British Nike Oregon Project athletes

New revelations appeared in September when electronic data from the former Moscow laboratory was suspected of having been manipulated when it was handed to WADA...


SpaceX achieves key milestone in safety testing of Crew Dragon spacecraft

Before that happens, however, SpaceX still has to perform static fire tests of the Crew Dragon abort engine. The parachutes now look substantially differe...


NASA Confirms Voyager 2 Has Left the Solar System

The Voyager 2 probe has sent back signals from the periphery of solar systems which the scientists believe that it has entered the interstellar space . Its...


Thousands Of Scientists Declare A Climate Emergency

Prof William Ripple , of Oregon State University and the lead author of the statement , said he was driven to initiate it by the increase in extreme weather h...


Newspaper: Israeli spacecraft crashes during moon landing

But, the root cause of why Beresheet crashed isn't as cut-and-dry as engine failure. By the time connectivity was restored, the spacecraft was moving too qu...


UK Prohibits fracking Only weeks before Federal election

Seizing the opportunity to explore the full potential for shale gas here in Lancashire was the right thing to do. However, as of today, this gas will need to co...


Seminole State planetarium hosting Mercury transit viewing

Usually it passes below or above the sun from our perspective. In our solar system, that is only possible for planets closer to the sun than Earth: Mercury and ...


Melbourne Cup: Vow and Declare wins Australia's most prestigious horse race

Prince of Arran's promotion to second following the protest meant that the Charlie Fellowes-trained stayer improved one place from its third-place finish in 201...


NASA’s Voyager 2 Probe Is Turning Into The Spacecraft

In December a year ago, NASA announced the spacecraft had left the solar system , saying data returned suggested there had been a major change in the environ...


Illegal loggers accused of killing Amazon land defender

Activists like expressed madden after it used to be presented that an indigenous "guardian of the forest" had been shot stupid by unlawful loggers. Paulo Pau...


See Boeing's Starliner spacecraft hit 650 miles per hour in 5 seconds

The craft rose as high as 4,500 feet, then deployed its parachutes, jettisoned its service module and a heat shield, inflated a set of cushioning airbags, and t...


India’s Chandrayaan-2 Moon Mission Successfully Enters Lunar Orbit

While many users appreciated their creativity, not every one endorsed the ad. The insertion of India's spacecraft to the moon , Chandrayaan-2, into the lun...


Power likely restored for most of 450,000 Quebec customers by Sunday night

But Legault said the large majority of homes and businesses without power - roughly 450,000 customers - would likely be reconnected to the grid by Sunday night....


Brazil targets Greek-flagged ship suspected of spilling oil

Greek DELTA's Suezmax crude oil tanker BOUBOULINA is named as the source of major oil spill in Brazil waters, biggest in Brazil history. "There is strong ev...


Keystone oil pipeline leaks 383,000 gallons in North Dakota

The latest release also affected a wetland area, a statement from the North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality said . The $5.2billion Keystone has ...


Secret Air Force Space Plane Lands After Record 780-Day Mission

It launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida strapped to a SpaceX Falcon 9 booster on September 7, 2017, Fox reported. The X-37B Orbit...


Spooky ‘face’ in space spotted by Hubble Telescope

It needs to be famous that this ghostly face is definitely the picture of two galaxies that have been in a collision course, and the Hubble telescope captured t...