Friday December 13-th, 2019

Renewables Overtake Coal In US Electricity Mix For The First Time Renewables Overtake Coal In US Electricity Mix For The First Time

The capacity will be built as three projects all located in southern Nevada, in Clark County, all of which will be due online by the end of 2023. Cannon added that in addition to helping meet Nevada's new RPS, the projects outlined in the filing wi...

NASA to Send Life-Hunting Flying Drone to Saturn's Moon Titan NASA to Send Life-Hunting Flying Drone to Saturn's Moon Titan

Dragonfly won't launch for some time, with its current launch date planned for 2026, and it will take eight years to actually make the journey, but once it arrives it just might have some surprises for us. This illustration shows NASA's Dragonfly rot...

Astronomers detect precise location of cosmic radio waves Astronomers detect precise location of cosmic radio waves

New research published today in Science describes the first single FRB to have its location pinpointed to a specific galaxy. Non-repeating FRB observations have had insufficient positional precision to localize them to an individual host galaxy.

Fossil of 'super bird,' three times larger than ostrich discovered Fossil of 'super bird,' three times larger than ostrich discovered

Giant birds like it have only been found in Madagascar, New Zealand, and Australia - all relatively isolated insular regions where there are generally fewer predators. It's unclear whether the bird was related to ostriches or others, as Zelenkov sa...

Mystery of sudden methane ‘plume’ detected by NASA Mars rover Mystery of sudden methane ‘plume’ detected by NASA Mars rover

The new Mars rover measures 10 feet long (3 meters), 9 feet wide (2.7 meters), and 7 feet tall (2.2 meters). Time and again it appeared like all the secrets it has will finally be unveiled, but that never happened. Before it was dubbed Curiosity, the...

Broly May Already Be Getting A Sequel — Dragon Ball Super Broly May Already Be Getting A Sequel — Dragon Ball Super

While the new Broly was still an antagonist like the original version, Dragon Ball Super: Broly depicted him more sympathetically, though no less risky. While there is still a while to wait for Dragon Ball Z : Kakarot , be sure to read up on ...

Bacteria from your gut may be the key to running farther Bacteria from your gut may be the key to running farther

However, the bacteria was significantly less common in the other humans. It increased the animals' performances in laboratory treadmill tests by 13 per cent compared with control bacteria. It's what causes aching legs in runners during the last p...

NASA Is Sending a Life-Hunting Drone to Saturn's Huge Moon Titan NASA Is Sending a Life-Hunting Drone to Saturn's Huge Moon Titan

For its newest planetary science mission, NASA aims to land a flying robot on the surface of Saturn's moon Titan, a top target in the search for alien life. Titan is larger than the planet Mercury and is the second largest moon in our solar system.As...

Large Asteroid Will Pass By 'Close' To Earth Today! Large Asteroid Will Pass By 'Close' To Earth Today!

It turns out, 2008 KV2 is a fairly frequent visitor. "Along with collecting a sample, OSIRIS-REx will also be studying how light absorbed from the Sun and re-radiated by Bennu affects its orbit-and consequently, how that orbit could become more r...

Huge Growth Of Global Medical Plastics Market Analysis: 2019 Huge Growth Of Global Medical Plastics Market Analysis: 2019

Large scale production of plastic trash and availability of cheap labor are key factors driving the demand for recycled plastic in the region. The Plastic Resins report describes the resourceful approaches of the market players towards the market ...

'Hell is coming': Europe on alert as heatwave intensifies 'Hell is coming': Europe on alert as heatwave intensifies

In addition to France, a list of June national records that may be broken includes Austria (101.5 degrees Fahrenheit), Germany (101.3 degrees Fahrenheit) and Switzerland (99.1 degrees Fahrenheit), as well as several others in the region. Because of...

Volcanic eruption spotted from International Space Station Volcanic eruption spotted from International Space Station

Before that, an eruption was recorded in 1778. As the orbiting laboratory rapidly orbits Earth, it affords its inhabitants the chance to see all manner of jaw-dropping sights, and on the morning of June 22nd, one of those sights happened to be a volc...

In legal first, court faults France over air pollution In legal first, court faults France over air pollution

The court ruled in favor of Mrs. T for her claims against the state for responsibility to address the pollution, but the court ruled against their claims for compensation, denying the mother and daughter financial damages. The decision has been haile...

SpaceX Falcon 9 Heavy launch went perfectly SpaceX Falcon 9 Heavy launch went perfectly

The method was expected to take about six hours. Monday night, Musk's Falcon Heavy rocket fired up into the space from a launch pad in Florida , carrying a bunch of 24 experimental satellites that are meant to be safely delivered into three differ...

Scientists find huge freshwater reservoir beneath Atlantic Ocean Scientists find huge freshwater reservoir beneath Atlantic Ocean

According to the team, there are 670 cubic miles of fresh water located there. This water isn't young, either. Scientists uncover found a giant freshwater aquifer hidden deep below the ocean. Sea levels were much lower, exposing much of what is n...

Russian, North American astronauts return to earth Russian, North American astronauts return to earth

Born in Saint-Lambert, having been on the ISS 204 days, he set the record for the longest single space flight among the representatives of Canada. In a recent interview, he told The Canadian Press that Mr. As for the next mission, Leclerc said, tha...

Stage one alert : Papua New Guinea volcano erupts sending residents fleeing Stage one alert : Papua New Guinea volcano erupts sending residents fleeing

The volcano sits on an uninhabited island in the Kuril Islands chain in the northwest Pacific Ocean . The volcano's dormant period ended at 4 a.m. on June 22. According to the Volcanic Ash Advisory Centers in Tokyo, Japan; and Anchorage, Alaska, t...

Mysterious 'Bathtub Rings' of Titan Replicated on Earth Mysterious 'Bathtub Rings' of Titan Replicated on Earth

The team believes this crystal could explain the bathtub rings thought to be seen around the lakes on Titan . In an ultra-cold environment , such as on Saturn's moon Titan, these co-crystals may create rings around the moon lakes as liquid h...

Swimming in oceans might increase likelihood of skin infection Swimming in oceans might increase likelihood of skin infection

Researchers have detected ocean bacteria on all the participants at the study after air drying and, at 6 to 24 hours post-swimming. But according to a preliminary study out this week, it only takes ten minutes in the ocean for your skin to be cov...

Southern Water faces criminal probe after £126m penalty for 'shocking' sewage lapses Southern Water faces criminal probe after £126m penalty for 'shocking' sewage lapses

She said "it was clear from what the company said that they have been planning this for at least a year" and that the contract with Capita was signed the day before telling staff on Wednesday, June 12. The data - and some key processes - were manipul...

Scientists find massive freshwater deposit under the USA seabed Scientists find massive freshwater deposit under the USA seabed

Interestingly, the first idea of aquifers was born in the 1970s, when the coastlines were being drilled for oil by various companies, who would instead find fresh water often. The aquifer likely came into being at the end of the last ice age, the res...

Rare giant squid 'as big as a car' caught on camera Rare giant squid 'as big as a car' caught on camera

Scientists are rejoicing after a giant squid was filmed off the coast of the USA for the first time. So, a group of researchers with the support of the Department for research and study of the ocean National oceanic and atmospheric administration ...

SpaceX to launch Falcon Heavy rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida SpaceX to launch Falcon Heavy rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida

Central Floridians could hear multiple sonic booms. The launch window opens at 11:30 p.m. on Monday. Weather remains favorable for launch. Today's launch has been dubbed the "Heritage Flight", with the remains being placed on board the General A...

Mars Rover Finds Possible New Sign of Life on Mars Mars Rover Finds Possible New Sign of Life on Mars

NASA has detected methane over the course of the mission. Findings: Nasa's Curiosity rover has discovered higher levels of methane. Using measurements from Mars Express, a decade and a half ago, scientists first reported detection of methane...

Nasa's Curiosity rover detects methane in latest hint at life on Mars Nasa's Curiosity rover detects methane in latest hint at life on Mars

Project scientist Ashwin R. Vasavada told the Curiosity science team in an email that "Given this surprising result, we've reorganized the weekend to run a follow-up experiment", the Times wrote. Mars may be belching significant amounts of a gas that...

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