Wednesday September 30-th, 2020

SpaceX's Starship May Start Flying Moon Missions in 2022 SpaceX's Starship May Start Flying Moon Missions in 2022

Blue Origin will offer NASA its Blue Moon lander that the company unveiled in May, capable of carrying several tons of cargo to the lunar surface. SpaceX proposes to do this work with Starship and Super Heavy, the reusable spaceship-rocket duo...

Neptune’s two moons revolving in sync formation leaves Twitterati mesmerized Neptune’s two moons revolving in sync formation leaves Twitterati mesmerized

NASA AIMS TO PROBE AIR FROM MYSTERIOUS Uranus and Neptune Patterns never change, such as water nymphs take about seven hours to orbit the giant planet and Thalassa ice lasts about seven and a half hours. "The Hubble Space Telescope just returned a tr...

ESA releases eerie sound recording of solar storm hitting Earth ESA releases eerie sound recording of solar storm hitting Earth

Earth is protected from this by its magnetic field, preventing these particles from entering our atmosphere. As charged particles from the solar wind stream towards the magnetosphere, some are reflected from the shock region in front of the magneti...

Watch Tom Hanks find out he’s actually related to Mr. Rogers Watch Tom Hanks find out he’s actually related to Mr. Rogers

In the new movie, Tom Hanks portrays Fred Rogers during the "90s while he is working on his television show day-in and day-out". Turns out that the Angels and Demons actor Tom Hanks are sixth cousins. "I would like to see if Johnny Depp is related to...

Tropical Storm Sebastien forms in Atlantic Tropical Storm Sebastien forms in Atlantic

Sebastien is forecast to turn northward and merge with a cold front later this week. The biggest impact from the storm could be from high seas in the Atlantic, the NHC said. It's a way to measure how active a hurricane season was, and is a bet...

NASA Scientists Finally Confirm Presence of Water Vapor on Jupiter Moon Europa NASA Scientists Finally Confirm Presence of Water Vapor on Jupiter Moon Europa

With growing suspicions of a huge salty ocean hiding beneath its frosty shell, Jupiter's moon Europa is increasingly seen as one of the more likely bodies to harbor life in our solar system. The spacecraft scheduled for the mission will carry a b...

NASA Discovers Moons Orbiting Neptune Locked in an Orbital Ballet NASA Discovers Moons Orbiting Neptune Locked in an Orbital Ballet

Neptune Moon Dance: This animation illustrates how the odd orbits of Neptune's inner moons Naiad and Thalassa enable them to avoid each other as they race around the planet. Researchers suggested that the inner moons might represent Triton's le...

Leonids Meteor Shower to Soon Light Up in The Sky Leonids Meteor Shower to Soon Light Up in The Sky

The Leonids meteor shower peaks the night of November 17. Royal Museums Greenwich, an organisation which manages the Royal Observatory, wrote: 'The Leonids are in most cases one of the more prolific annual meteor showers, with mercurial, engros...

Scientists need 10,000 pets for largest-ever dog study of its kind Scientists need 10,000 pets for largest-ever dog study of its kind

The project will collect a pile of vet records, and five hundred dogs will test a pill that could slow the aging process. They say dogs have similar genetic makeup as humans, get sick from similar diseases, and live similar lifestyles. The data colle...

Climate Change Is Making Us Sick Climate Change Is Making Us Sick

A warmer world brings risks of food shortages, infectious diseases, floods and extreme heat . This year's report warns that, for the world to meet its United Nations climate goals, the energy landscape must change drastically-and soon. Scientists ...

ISRO Already Prepping For Chandrayaan-3 Launch In November 2020 ISRO Already Prepping For Chandrayaan-3 Launch In November 2020

As per the news agencies, ISRO has asked the committee headed by S Somanath, Director of Thiruvanathapuram-based Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, to prepare a report on the proposed Chandrayaan-3. "They have prepared a voluminous report and are beli...

To watch the Leonid meteor shower this weekend To watch the Leonid meteor shower this weekend

After the yearly return of the Orionids, which are visible every October or November, this weekend it's the turn of the Leonids . "The bathe, which is called to be ldquo;the very best of the month", is dubbed the Leonids as a outcome of it comes i...

Global oil demand growth to slow from 2025 - IEA Global oil demand growth to slow from 2025 - IEA

The IEA - which is mainly funded by industrialized nations, including the United States, Germany and Japan - advises governments on energy policy. Global oil demand will hit a plateau around 2030 as the use of more efficient cars and electric ...

Big black hole expels fast-moving star out of our galaxy for good Big black hole expels fast-moving star out of our galaxy for good

A main-sequence hypervelocity star traveling at huge speeds after being ejected by Sagittarius A*, the supermassive black hole at the center of our Milky Way Galaxy , was spotted by an global team of astronomers. Currently, the star is only 29,0...

Scientists retrieve genetic materials from giant ape fossil Scientists retrieve genetic materials from giant ape fossil

Welker et al demonstrated that Gigantopithecus blacki is a sister clade to orangutans with a common ancestor about 12-10 million years ago, implying that the divergence of the prehistoric primate from orangutans forms part of the Miocene radiat...

SpaceX Completes Crew Dragon Static Fire Engine Tests SpaceX Completes Crew Dragon Static Fire Engine Tests

Perhaps probably the most placing rationale for approving the extra cash was that Boeing may have talked over backing out of the skilled crew technique ( CCP ). "Thus, NASA strongly disagrees with the OIG's characterization that NASA "overpai...

Hayabusa-2 Returning To Earth With Piece Of Ryugu Asteroid Hayabusa-2 Returning To Earth With Piece Of Ryugu Asteroid

As it slowly retreats from the asteroid it called home, Hayabusa2 has been snapping real-time photos of the asteroid as it departs and will continue this "Farewell Observation" until November 18. The probe will bring back to Earth "carbon and orga...

Warmer world is unhealthier place for children, doctors warn Warmer world is unhealthier place for children, doctors warn

In a new, wide-ranging assessment focused on the human health impacts of climate change, a global collaboration of over 100 scientific experts paint a dire picture: The climate crisis is making us sick. "The damage done in early childhood is persiste...

NASA's Life-Hunting Mars 2020 Rover Will Search for Alien Microfossils NASA's Life-Hunting Mars 2020 Rover Will Search for Alien Microfossils

Some common examples are seashells and other various marine life forms. In addition to preserving signs of ancient life, carbonates can teach us more about how Mars transitioned from having liquid water and a thicker atmosphere to being the fre...

Curiosity Detects Oxygen Behaving Strangely on Mars Curiosity Detects Oxygen Behaving Strangely on Mars

Because it landed in Gale Crater in 2012, the Curiosity rover has been finding out the Martian floor beneath its wheels to be taught extra concerning the planet's historical past. "We're struggling to explain this", said Melissa Trainer , fi...

Supreme Court asks Centre to explore possibilities of combating air pollution Supreme Court asks Centre to explore possibilities of combating air pollution

The court also ordered the Centre to examine the feasibility of using hydrogen-based fuel technology to tackle air pollution . "In view of the deteriorating situation due to stubble pollution in north India, Delhi government has made a decision to...

Japan's Hayabusa2 starts yearlong journey from asteroid Japan's Hayabusa2 starts yearlong journey from asteroid

In addition, Hayabusa 2 took many photos of asteroids and deployed several robotic probes to the surface, among other tasks, Looking back, the mission has been nothing short of spectacular successthough final sigh of relief will come when scienti...

Stunning moment meteor lights up skies over Missouri caught on VIDEO Stunning moment meteor lights up skies over Missouri caught on VIDEO

An apparent meteor lit up the sky over the Gateway Arch in St. Louis. If you didn't catch this meteor , you still have a couple of chances left. The next event that could provide sights of a fireball will take place between the night of Nove...

Deer-like animal photographed for first time in 30 years Deer-like animal photographed for first time in 30 years

Global Wildlife Conservation said in a statement Tuesday that the rabbit-sized animal is not a deer or a mouse, despite its nickname, but is the world's smallest hoofed mammal. With the number of these animals existing in the wild still under inve...

Woman arrested after allegedly harassing toddler with severe genetic disorder Woman arrested after allegedly harassing toddler with severe genetic disorder

Over the past year I have fought a battle I never thought I would fight and I felt fear no mother should feel, ' she said to NBC. She was charged with aggravated harassment, stalking, and a felony hate crime . She was still being kept in the Ulste...

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