Thursday August 22-nd, 2019

Heat Images Of Rings Of Uranus Reveal A Mesmerizing Glow Heat Images Of Rings Of Uranus Reveal A Mesmerizing Glow

In 2017, fresh images of the mysterious planet were captured by the Atacama Large Millimeter Array and Very Large Telescope, both in Chile, that highlighted the thermal energy, or lack thereof, in its rings. But the rings are small and dim; even the ...

Scheer's climate plan would force big polluters to reinvest in green technology Scheer's climate plan would force big polluters to reinvest in green technology

Under the standards described by the official, big polluters could meet those investment requirements by investing in subsidiaries of Canadian companies to do eligible research and development for emissions-reducing technology, a pool of industrial r...

This photo from Greenland says everything about climate change This photo from Greenland says everything about climate change

Mr Olsen said communities in Greenland rely on the sea ice for "transport, hunting and fishing" and that flooding caused by surface melt calls for "an increased predictive capacity in the Arctic ". Thomas Mote said, "We've had a blocking ridge that ...

SpaceX Test-Fires Falcon Heavy Megarocket for Its 1st Night Launch SpaceX Test-Fires Falcon Heavy Megarocket for Its 1st Night Launch

The launch is set to happen at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, and the launch is pushing a bunch of satellites into orbit if all goes well. Now playing: Watch this: Are SpaceX Starlink satellites ruining the night sky? Among the satellites that t...

DNA proves Greenland man spotted first known beluga-narwhal DNA proves Greenland man spotted first known beluga-narwhal

A new study has been published that details the discovery of a unusual new hybrid animal. At that time, two identical-wanting whales had been viewed with it, described as being evenly gray at some stage in, unlike belugas, that are white, and nar...

Earth like planet discovered in our solar system Earth like planet discovered in our solar system

Scientists watched the star for about three years, but only now have recorded the fact of the existence of these new planets. Like most red and brown dwarfs, it emits most of its energy in infrared spectrum, with its temperature at about 2,700 de...

Photo appearing to show dogs walking on water highlights Greenland's melting ice Photo appearing to show dogs walking on water highlights Greenland's melting ice

Greenland's ice sheet may have completely melted within the next millennium if greenhouse gas emissions continue at their current rate, according to a new study with implications for sea-level rise around the world. 'The amount of ice (lost) is sca...

Trans Mountain still faces risks in future, Morneau says Trans Mountain still faces risks in future, Morneau says

He told the crowd that the decision by the federal government to approve the expansion project, following a cabinet meeting on Tuesday afternoon, was a 'difficult decision'. Trudeau also said he anticipates further court challenges to the pipeline gi...

Clean Power Plan replacement triggers rush to court Clean Power Plan replacement triggers rush to court

Democrats and environmental activists have called for the government to take a more aggressive role in combating climate change , including reducing the use of fossil fuels and drastically reducing emissions of CO2. "Unlike the CPP, the ACE rule...

Two Most Earth-Like Exoplanets Discovered Only 12.5 Light Years Away Two Most Earth-Like Exoplanets Discovered Only 12.5 Light Years Away

The research conducted by the University of Göttingen, Germany have found that the two newly spotted planets are orbiting around "Teegarden's star", which is an M-type red dwarf in the direction of the constellation of Aries. Teegarden b is thoug...

Pieces of Apollo 11's history up for auction for landing anniversary Pieces of Apollo 11's history up for auction for landing anniversary

Collins' signature also appears on the flag along with the date, "July 1969" and an inscription that reads, "Carried to the Moon on Apollo XI". On June 18, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin rehearsed their lunar surface spacewalk in the Flight Cre...

NASA’s next Moon mission could be delayed again NASA’s next Moon mission could be delayed again

The delays have also led to cost overruns for the SLS program, which have added up to an extra $1 billion, according to NASA. He said that NASA took issue with the " unnecessarily negative language " used in the report and that it failed to acknowl...

ESA plans mission to intercept a 'pristine' comet ESA plans mission to intercept a 'pristine' comet

To take action , it is creating " Comet Interceptor ", a composite manufactured from three particular person spacecraft, which can separate from snapping photographs of the comet from several views. Scientists are looking for a comet preserved from ...

Watch this robot fish swim, thanks to artificial blood Watch this robot fish swim, thanks to artificial blood

These necessary individual components add to the bulk and power requirements of robots. Researchers suggest their technology - described this week in the journal Nature - could be used to power autonomous underwater robots, created to collect a v...

This Bizarre Whale Is a Beluga-Narwhal Hybrid

The animal was one of three whales killed during subsistence hunting off the shore of Greenland in the mid 1980s, Science News reported. Belugas boast rows of uniform conical teeth. Belugas and narwhals diverged from a common ancestor around five...

Scientists spot merging galaxies from 13 billion years ago Scientists spot merging galaxies from 13 billion years ago

This cataclysm occurred about a billion years after the Big Bang. This isn't the first time this object has been spotted. The discovery was made using the 66 telescopes of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) located in Chile...

New Mars crater turns the red planet black and blue New Mars crater turns the red planet black and blue

Veronica Bray , planetary scientist and spacecraft operations engineer at the University of Arizona, the outcome of the impact is remarkable. The scientists say that most rocks that come into Mars' atmosphere shatter high in the air and cause a cha...

Hyenas Once Lived above Arctic Circle | Paleontology Hyenas Once Lived above Arctic Circle | Paleontology

The new study takes a much-needed dive into carnivore evolution and diversity in North America, said Blaine Schubert, executive director of the Center of Excellence in Paleontology and professor of geosciences at East Tennessee State University, ...

Coal industry reacts to new EPA rule Coal industry reacts to new EPA rule

The Trump administration says the Obama administration overstepped its legal authority in approving the Clean Power Plan. Joe Goffman, executive director of the Environmental & Energy Law Program at Harvard and former EPA General Counsel who worked...

Two Earth-like planets discovered around dwarf star

For the transit method to be viable, the planets must pass across the face of the stellar disc and block some of the light from the star during a short time, which means that it must lie on a line joining the Sun and the Earth . Teegarden c would be...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Signs ‘Green Light Bill’ Allowing Illegal Alien Driver's Licenses Gov. Andrew Cuomo Signs ‘Green Light Bill’ Allowing Illegal Alien Driver's Licenses

New York State Monday passed a law allowing undocumented migrants to obtain their driving license, a controversial move by the Democratic stronghold meant to thwart the Trump administration's restrictive immigration policy. "The legislation is well...

NASA captures closest-ever photo of massive asteroid flying near Earth NASA captures closest-ever photo of massive asteroid flying near Earth

In the image, half of Bennu is sunlit and half is in shadow. In the dark and lonely place that is space, NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission has managed to reach a new level of proximity as it studies an asteroid . Asteroids, which orbit the sun but are m...

NASA release stunning time-lapse of sunset from space NASA release stunning time-lapse of sunset from space

Though Pace did not discuss Mr. Trump's tweet when he was specifically asked about it in a Q&A session after the meet he emphasized that Mars was a long term goal of NASA and they have asked Congress for extra sources to make the 2024 human landing...

Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission exhibit coming to Cincinnati Museum Center Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission exhibit coming to Cincinnati Museum Center

Studying Apollo rocks has given scientists an understanding of how the Moon was created, roughly at the same time as Earth some 4.3 to 4.4 billion years ago. Some of the artifacts shown on screen include the camera used by John Glenn , who was the f...

More than 200 dead dolphins were found from La. to Fla More than 200 dead dolphins were found from La. to Fla

A total of 261 bottlenose dolphins were found stranded between Louisiana and the Florida Panhandle, officials said. However, a MS scientist said the spillway opening is partly to be blamed for the death of 126 dolphins across the Mississippi's coastl...

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