Friday July 10-th, 2020

Starman And His Tesla Roadster Have Just Gone Around The Sun Starman And His Tesla Roadster Have Just Gone Around The Sun

Musk acknowledged that the cargo was " kinda silly and fun ", but he added that "silly and fun things are important". On Sunday, 557 days after Elon Musk's SpaceX launched a Tesla Roadster into space, the auto and its driver - a mannequin named "...

The Amazon rainforest is burning at an unprecedented rate The Amazon rainforest is burning at an unprecedented rate

Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon accelerated after Bolsonaro took power. According to the BBC , Bolsonaro, when presented with the data from Brazil's National Space Research Institute that showed the accelerated rate of Amazon deforestat...

SpaceX, Elon Musk believes an Asteroid will hit Earth SpaceX, Elon Musk believes an Asteroid will hit Earth

SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk has predicted that a huge asteroid will eventually hit the Earth and there may not be any way to defend it. Musk was tweeting his views about the present space defence system. By placing one in the Northern and on...

Indian Chandrayaan-2 is now orbiting moon Indian Chandrayaan-2 is now orbiting moon

South pole's elemental and positional advantages make it a suitable pit stop for future space exploration that is the reason why not only countries like the US, Russia and China but even private companies like Blue Origin and Space X are planning ...

Scientists discover neutron star was swallowed by black hole Scientists discover neutron star was swallowed by black hole

The event, referred to as S190814bv, was detected Wednesday by two LIGO detectors in the U.S. (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory) and the Virgo detector in Italy. "Strange Glow" -Neutron Stars or Dark Matter Source of Odd Light At...

PM call with Taoiseach Varadkar of Ireland 19 August 2019 PM call with Taoiseach Varadkar of Ireland 19 August 2019

EU Council President Donald Tusk has said those against a Brexit backstop, who are not proposing "realistic alternatives" to it, are actually supporting re-establishing a border . With a no-deal brexit desired by virtually no one, there is also a ris...

Chandrayaan-2 successfully inserted into Lunar orbit Chandrayaan-2 successfully inserted into Lunar orbit

After almost 30 days of journey, India's second spacecraft to the moon, Chandrayaan-2, will be inserted into the lunar orbit on Tuesday morning, the Indian space agency said. Now that the lunar capture, or entry of the spacecraft into lunar orbit, wa...

Thailand’s lost baby dugong dies from shock, eating plastic Thailand’s lost baby dugong dies from shock, eating plastic

Her story has impressed Thai netizens as she is dubbed "Thailand's sweetheart" by the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources. An eight-month-old dugong that became a social media star in Thailand has died of what biologists believe was a comb...

Chandrayaan-2 to be Inserted into Lunar Orbit on Tuesday Chandrayaan-2 to be Inserted into Lunar Orbit on Tuesday

Indian Space Research Organisation on Saturday said that India's indigenous moon mission Chandrayaan-2 is all set to land on the lunar south polar region on September 7. The lift-off was successful in its second attempt, a week after it was abor...

NASA's Hubble Snaps Photo Of Jellyfish Star In Space NASA's Hubble Snaps Photo Of Jellyfish Star In Space

This nebula confused astronomers when it was first studied - rather than being classified as a single object, it was instead recorded as two objects, named NGC 2371 and NGC 2372, owing to its symmetrical lobed structure. More than half of an elderly...

Chief says that NASA is on track to land on the Moon Chief says that NASA is on track to land on the Moon

U.S. Rep. Brian Babin, R-Texas, the ranking GOP member of the House Space Subcommittee, was a no-show at today's ceremony and joined Texas' GOP senators - Ted Cruz and John Cornyn - in calling for the decision to be reconsidered. "A lot of hard work ...

Dry Scroll Vacuum Pumps Market Regional Outlook 2019 | Edwards, Anest Iwata, ULVAC Dry Scroll Vacuum Pumps Market Regional Outlook 2019 | Edwards, Anest Iwata, ULVAC

It also offers a deep segmental analysis of the global Single Crystal Furnace market where key product and application segments are shed light upon. Further, the report focuses on particularly sales (K Units), profits (Million USD) market segme...

Lt Col Raja Chari: NASA's third Indian-origin astronaut Lt Col Raja Chari: NASA's third Indian-origin astronaut

Air Force Lt. Col. Raja Chari of Cedar Falls, Iowa, director of the F-35 Integrated Test Force at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He has graduated from the U.S. The oldest is 42. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering with In...

Super-deep diamonds shine new light on Earth's ancient past

An ancient lava reservoir and a treasure trove of diamonds have been found lurking more than 250 miles (410km) below Earth's surface in the mantle. After the formation of the Earth, violent geological activity and extra-terrestrial impacts disrup...

NASA chief announces Alabama facility as moon spacecraft headquarters NASA chief announces Alabama facility as moon spacecraft headquarters

Bridenstine, accompanied by USA lawmakers from Alabama, made the announcement about the NASA Artemis lunar program at the Huntsville facility in front of a 149-foot-tall (45 meters) test version of a fuel tank for NASA's heavy-lift moon rocket, the S...

Neanderthals also got 'surfer's ear,' suggesting they liked to fish Neanderthals also got 'surfer's ear,' suggesting they liked to fish

Looking at 23 Neanderthal skulls, researchers from the USA and France found exostoses in about half of them. They found that surfer's ear existed in about a quarter of the human skulls, similar to the rate the disease occurs in humans today.

Sierra Nevada Picks ULA for Dream Chaser's Cargo Delivery Missions to ISS Sierra Nevada Picks ULA for Dream Chaser's Cargo Delivery Missions to ISS

According to SNC president Eren Ozmen, the Vulcan was ultimately selected because the company has been "working with ULA from day one". ULA has said the Vulcan Centaur is "purpose-built" for national security missions and has proposed it for the ...

Virgin Galactic unveils mission control for space tourism Virgin Galactic unveils mission control for space tourism

Company officials will offer the first glimpse Thursday. Passengers aboard the space plane will experience a few minutes of weightlessness and get great views of Earth against the blackness of space before returning to Earth for a runway landing.

Asteroid May Collide With Earth Next Year, NASA Says Monitoring Its Orbit Asteroid May Collide With Earth Next Year, NASA Says Monitoring Its Orbit

NASA says, these objects orbit the Sun just like the planets, as they have been doing for billions of years, but small effects such as gravitational nudges from the planets can jostle the orbits, making them gradually shift over million-year times...

How to See the Full Sturgeon Moon on Thursday How to See the Full Sturgeon Moon on Thursday

In August, the sturgeon fish used to be at their peak season in the Great Lakes; the species is now on the World Wildlife Fund's "critically endangered" list . Later in the day on August 15 is probably the most popular time to look for the moonris...

Teenage activist Greta takes climate campaign to high seas Teenage activist Greta takes climate campaign to high seas

The founder of Leave.EU sent the message in response to a tweet from Green Party MP Caroline Lucas about the 16-year-old's voyage across the Atlantic on a racing yacht. Al Jazeera's Sonia Gallego reports from Plymouth, where Thunberg began her transa...

Massive Planetary Embryo Crashed into Jupiter 4.5 Billion Years Ago | Planetary Science Massive Planetary Embryo Crashed into Jupiter 4.5 Billion Years Ago | Planetary Science

So instead the scientists propose that a head-on collision between a large, still-forming planet and the young Jupiter in the early stages of the solar system could have shattered the planet's initial dense core, causing the heavy elements to mix...

Chandrayaan-2 leaves earth’s orbit, heads for the moon Chandrayaan-2 leaves earth’s orbit, heads for the moon

The spacecraft has been consistently progressing as planned and is now moving straight towards the Moon. During this manoeuvre, the spacecraft's liquid engine was sacked for about 1203 seconds. Illustration of the orbit-raising of the Chandrayaan 2 ...

USA states, cities sue Trump over climate protections USA states, cities sue Trump over climate protections

Attorney General Aaron Frey added ME to the group of 21 other states and seven local governments that filed suit in the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., to protect Obama-era rules requiring power plants to reduce emissions of climate-alteri...

Wyoming To Have Clear Skies For Tonight's Meteor Shower Wyoming To Have Clear Skies For Tonight's Meteor Shower

Instead of shooting stars, stargazers can hunt for bright "fireballs" which can last up to a second rather than merely fractions of a second like their shooting star brethren. Here's what else you need to know to catch the Perseids in Miami. Now, b...

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