Monday July 6-th, 2020

Mathematician Claims Another Dinosaur-Ending Asteroid Will Hit Earth Again

It should return and are available near Earth once more on November 2026. Do you ever worry about a giant asteroid hitting Earth? Since it has been about 66 million years since the dinosaur-killing asteroid hit Earth, this could mean that ano...

Adult German Shepherd will never outgrow puppy body due to rare condition Adult German Shepherd will never outgrow puppy body due to rare condition

Shelby continued, "We were eventually able to get the infection under control, fast forward a few months later we were finally able to get rid of Giardia". Shelby adds that at the moment Ranger seems really happy and isn't afraid of running around an...

Zoo searching for escaped red panda in France

Red pandas are unrelated to the more famous giant pandas. In a Facebook post, the zoo described the three-year-old male as an "outstanding climber who is not afraid of heights". Deforestation has cut their numbers, and though poaching rates have de...

Short Meteor Storm Visible In The Eastern Skies Tonight Short Meteor Storm Visible In The Eastern Skies Tonight

The parent comet of Alpha Monocerotids has not been found, driving Cooke to address how precise the expectation is. The alpha Monocerotid meteor shower happens every year between November 21 and November 23, but it typically lights up the sky wit...

Trudeau to meet with Ford in Ottawa Trudeau to meet with Ford in Ottawa

While they did not know how soon that could happen, "we're hoping the fees will go back into regular collection as soon as it's possible", said Kayla Weiler of the Ontario branch of the Canadian Federation of Students. "Requiring that universities al...

Quebec running out of propane as CN strike chokes off supply Quebec running out of propane as CN strike chokes off supply

The premier expressed hope for a settlement between CN Rail and the union, but called on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the opposition parties to pass back-to-work legislation if necessary ahead of Parliament's scheduled return on December 5.

Brazil's president launches new political party Brazil's president launches new political party

He will be the president of the APB while his oldest son, Senator Flavio Bolsonaro, will be vice president . Bolsonaro left the Social Liberal Party after a disagreement with the party president Luciano Bivar. Bolsonaro has said he hopes a maj...

Florida vs. Miami, Game Thread: An Unorthodox Rivalry Match In Charleston Florida vs. Miami, Game Thread: An Unorthodox Rivalry Match In Charleston

The Gators rank 153rd in rebounds allowed per game (34.7) while the Hurricanes rank 254th (36.9). Welcome back Mr. Blackshear, we're happy to have you. Buffalo has an assist on 44 of 83 field goals (53 percent) across its past three matchups whil...

Boeing names space test dummy Rosie after WWII riveter Boeing names space test dummy Rosie after WWII riveter

After leaving Kennedy Space Centre, Boeing's Starliner crew capsule gets hoisted atop its Atlas V launcher. SpaceX has the advantage of designing its crewed spacecraft around an established cargo vessel design. The capsules used to ferry astronauts...

'Unicorn meteor storm' could be triggered by mysterious comet tonight

Those in western North America do not have such luck. "At the hour of the anticipated upheaval, the brilliant will lie close to the skyline for eyewitnesses situated on the west shoreline of North America", AMS's Robert Lunsford composed.

‘Dog Years’ Are a Total Myth. Here’s How Old Fido Really Is ‘Dog Years’ Are a Total Myth. Here’s How Old Fido Really Is

When your dog's big, pleading eyes look up at you, is it with old-age wisdom or teenage naiveté? The team did find that there were periods in the life of dogs where the clocks didn't match humans, including during puberty as they mature earlier in ...

Monkeys implanted with HUMAN BRAIN genes - with SHOCKING results Monkeys implanted with HUMAN BRAIN genes - with SHOCKING results

Using CRISPR gene editing tools and techniques scientists have engineered monkey brains to be more human-like, adding flames to debates among ethicists regarding how far scientists should be able/allowed to take science in the name of genetic exp...

New Map of Titan New Map of Titan

Titan is the only planetary body in our solar system other than Earth known to have stable liquid on its surface - methane and ethane. By Lopes, regardless of various variations when it comes to materials, temperature, and gravity, quite a few si...

U.S. FDA approves Alnylam's drug for rare genetic disorder

Discounts in the future shall reduce the prices up to $442,000 and a single vial of the drug will amount up to $39,000. RNA interference, or RNAi, lets scientists mute genes that aren't functioning properly. "The people who have been in the trials ...

Storm clouds will block Middle Tennessee's view of meteor shower

Up to 1,000 meteors will illuminate the sky in the east between 11:30 p.m. and midnight during the Alpha Monocerotid meteor shower, said Amy Oliver, a spokeswoman for the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. If the prediction is correct a...

Scientists Find ‘Bio-Essential’ Sugars in Meteorites That Crashed to Earth Scientists Find ‘Bio-Essential’ Sugars in Meteorites That Crashed to Earth

Since ancient meteorite impacts from long ago may have delivered the biological material that lead to life forms, scientists stand to learn something about how those organisms evolved into what we see today. Sugars have been found in meteorites befor...

Amazon deforestation in Brazil hits 11-year high, data shows Amazon deforestation in Brazil hits 11-year high, data shows

He condemned the practice of illegal land-grabbing and mining that had escalated the level of deforestation in the Amazon and called for the worldwide community to come together to counter its destruction. He had urged journalists not to report the...

SpaceX Starship blows its top at Boca Chica SpaceX Starship blows its top at Boca Chica

As for next steps, the plan appears to be to take what Starship Mk1 has taught SpaceX so far and proceed with the next iteration of the prototype spacecraft - Starship Mk3. It's important to remember this in no way dooms Starship's development and i...

NASA confirms water vapour on Jupiter's moon Europa NASA confirms water vapour on Jupiter's moon Europa

A team of NASA researchers has confirmed that traces of water vapors are present above the surface of Europa , an icy moon that orbits around Jupiter . Jupiter's four largest moons - Io, Europa , Ganymede and Callisto - were discovered by Gal...

Mysterious comet will cause a rare ‘Unicorn’ meteor storm this week

It is unofficially dubbed the "unicorn" meteor shower because it can be seen in the night sky near the unicorn constellation, or Monoceros, according to CNN . If prominent scientists are correct, there could be an "outburst" of the alpha Monocertoid...

Pokémon Sword And Shield Is The Fastest-Selling Switch Game Yet Pokémon Sword And Shield Is The Fastest-Selling Switch Game Yet

The figure released by Kadokawa Corp, publisher of Shukan Famitsu magazine, does not include sales of download versions of the latest Pokemon titles. Ultimate will have to settle with being the best-selling fighting game ever . Additionally, the...

Hubble studies gamma-ray burst with highest energy ever seen Hubble studies gamma-ray burst with highest energy ever seen

They can last from a few milliseconds to a few hours - ejecting particles at almost the speed of light . Previous research suggested that the deaths of giant stars or the merging of neutron stars or black holes trigger these explosions.

Saturn moon Titan shaped by same forces as Earth Saturn moon Titan shaped by same forces as Earth

How they did it: During Cassini's orbit of Saturn from 2004 to 2017, the spacecraft made more than 100 flybys of Titan . And now, thanks to the work of Lopes' team, we have a global map of Titan's surface. "The strong latitudinal dependen...

Stargazers get your telescopes ready for a spectacular meteor shower Stargazers get your telescopes ready for a spectacular meteor shower

Scientists say the meteor shower comes from the dust trail of an unknown comet and this particular stream of meteoroids only intersects Earth's orbit occasionally, which is what makes this potential outburst so rare. The large outbursts previousl...

Data Shows We're Living Through Earth's Second Hottest Year on Record Data Shows We're Living Through Earth's Second Hottest Year on Record

Since 2003, there have been 10 such warmest Octobers, of which top-five have been observed since 2015. 2019 October came out to be the 43rd record-warm month, warmer than the 20th-century average and 418th warmer than the average month. NASA and NO...

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