Thursday August 16-th, 2018

Lunar Eclipse 2018: How to watch the Blood Moon eclipse today? Lunar Eclipse 2018: How to watch the Blood Moon eclipse today?

The lunar eclipse on July 27-28 will be the longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century, spanning four hours, with the total eclipse phase lasting for 103 minutes. "We should have a coppery red tint on the moon with Mars the "Red Planet" j...

Longest lunar eclipse of the century to happen Friday Longest lunar eclipse of the century to happen Friday

If you don't want to leave the comfort of your home to see Mars , you're in luck. During a total lunar eclipse , Earth blocks direct sunlight from reaching the Moon. Moonrise will be at 8.49pm BST in London, 9.46pm in Glasgow, 9.02pm in Cardiff and...

Look up tonight! Mars will be visible above central IN on Friday Look up tonight! Mars will be visible above central IN on Friday

The total eclipse will last one hour, 42 minutes and 57 seconds, with a partial eclipse before and after. It will be at opposition, which means that it's at the opposite side of the Sun to the Earth . The best vantage point to watch the blood mo...

Blood Moon to Dominate Night Sky in Longest Lunar Eclipse This Century Blood Moon to Dominate Night Sky in Longest Lunar Eclipse This Century

But that's not all. That means it will be shining bright , with the best visibility around midnight. "During a very dark eclipse the moon may be nearly invisible". Others have called this lunation the Full Thunder Moon, since thunderstorms ten...

US claims largest dinosaur foot ever discovered US claims largest dinosaur foot ever discovered

Excavated in Wyoming's Black Hills in 1998 by a team from the University of Kansas , the foot measuring almost 3 feet wide was identified at the time as that belonging to "an extremely large animal", according to the study published Tuesday in th...

SpaceX launches penultimate Iridium Next mission SpaceX launches penultimate Iridium Next mission

Today's mission also featured an attempt to catch the rocket's falling nose cone, using a boat equipped with a giant net . The booster in question, Falcon 9 B1048, is the third Block 5 booster to roll off of SpaceX's Hawthorne, CA assembly lin...

Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century

The moon will glide into Earth's shadow Friday in what will be the longest lunar eclipse of the century. The best views will be in Africa and Asia, but folks in Europe, South America and Australia will still get partial views. "Enthusiasts ...

Lunar Eclipse 2018 in India Today

At the same time, Mars will be close to earth, making it appear unusually large and bright . There are multiple YouTube channels showing the lunar eclipse 2018 live stream so that enthusiasts do not miss out on one of the remarkable events of ...

The longest lunar eclipse of the 21st century is coming on Friday

The uncertainty about the weather has led to the cancellation of some other events, including a Moon workshop at the iconic Jantar Mantar that was being organised by a private organisation during the eclipse period. On July 27, the moon is at its...

'Nigerians Can See Blood Moon Tomorrow From 6:44pm to 9:21pm' 'Nigerians Can See Blood Moon Tomorrow From 6:44pm to 9:21pm'

The moon will be in flawless alignment with the sun and Earth on Friday, with the moon on the opposite side of the Earth from the sun. After 2.43am, the moon will begin to emerge out of its shadow , marking the end of the eclipse at 3.49am on 28...

Underground lake found on Mars by Italian researchers Underground lake found on Mars by Italian researchers

It is the largest body of liquid water ever found on the Red Planet . This principle of following the water is key to astrobiology - the study of potential life beyond Earth. The European Space Agency's vehicle now on Mars , " Mars Express ",...

Longest lunar eclipse to take place on Friday Longest lunar eclipse to take place on Friday

During Friday's eclipse, the moon will gradually take on a reddish hue as it advances into the Earth's shadow and the colour will look "a little like when the sun sets on the horizon", according to a spokesman for the French Association of Astronomy ...

The Milky Way’s long-lost sibling The Milky Way’s long-lost sibling

As per scientist, the Galaxy was third-largest members of the local group of galaxies. Researchers have been conscious for some time that a huge galaxy similar to Andromeda possibly gobbled smaller galaxies surrounding it; that is where the stars...

Your favorite California wine may contain radioactive particles - from Japan Your favorite California wine may contain radioactive particles - from Japan

However, radiation found in the California wine is not seen as a health hazard. French researchers recently discovered that some Northern California wines bottled around the time of the 2011 disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant i...

Mars close approach: Get a look at the red planet Mars close approach: Get a look at the red planet

Mars at opposition will take place on Thursday night into early Friday morning - the first time that Mars has been at opposition since May 2016. Alex Mak, associate director of UT Ritter Planetarium said, "Due to the orbit of Mars and Earth, Mars i...

What is Blood Moon And What Causes Blood Moon in July What is Blood Moon And What Causes Blood Moon in July

The colour of the moon during totality will depend on the amount of dust in our atmosphere. This eclipse will be 40 minutes longer than the previous super "blue blood moon" in January 2018 . July 2018 lunar eclipse is the second one in this year...

Flash flood watch in effect for Cortland County Flash flood watch in effect for Cortland County

In Raleigh, there will be a 70 percent chance for rain Tuesday with the chance for some storms that could be severe by late afternoon or evening. The National Weather Service said there's a chance of showers Wednesday , and thunderstorms are p...

Your waste may not be recycled after all, says report Your waste may not be recycled after all, says report

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Michael Gove has warned the United Kingdom exports too much of its waste Reducing waste and using resources better, as well as tackling packaging waste is key to that. The report highlights the need for mo...

A lake of actual water has been discovered on Mars A lake of actual water has been discovered on Mars

Such migrations raise the possibility of the same thing happening on Mars - as the water retreated, life moved deeper underground. "The fact that it's buried underneath the surface isn't a big surprise, because liquid water can not exist on t...

Trump admin has plan to end California’s emissions standards power Trump admin has plan to end California’s emissions standards power

The Trump administration is looking to change a rule that allows California to regulate vehicle emissions for residents and freeze fuel efficiency standards at a fleet average of 35 miles per gallon rather than allowing the standard to rise to 50 m...

Researchers spot what looks like a standing ‘lake’ of water on Mars

Liquid water is essential for all forms of life that we know of. The presence of liquid water at the bottom of the Martian polar ice caps was first theorized more than 30 years ago, the researchers said, but it had been "inconclusively debat...

Planetarium to make arrangements for viewing Blood Moon Planetarium to make arrangements for viewing Blood Moon

The lunar eclipse will end at 11.14pm, with a total duration of one hour and 42 minutes. Lunar eclipses typically occur only during a full moon, however on this instance the moon will be in flawless alignment with the sun and earth, also known ...

Researchers Detect Evidence of Lake Beneath the Surface of Mars Researchers Detect Evidence of Lake Beneath the Surface of Mars

The Italian scientists said that "bright subsurface reflections are evident within a well-defined, 20-kilometer-wide zone" that was surrounded by " much less reflective areas ". The subsurface lake could be similar to Antarctica's Lake Vostok , or t...

There might once have been life on... the Moon? Yes, say researchers There might once have been life on... the Moon? Yes, say researchers

An hour later the moon will clear the full shadow of the Earth and after a further hour and 10 minutes completely out of the partial shadow. The moon travels to a similar position every month, but the tilt of its orbit means it normally passes abov...

Huge underground lake found on Mars Huge underground lake found on Mars

The lake was discovered in the Planum Australe region using the MARSIS (Mars Advanced Radar for Subsurface and Ionosphere Sounding) instrument. A team of researchers led by Roberto Orosei of the Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica in Bologna, Ita...

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