Monday June 1-st, 2020

New pattern of mysterious radio signals detected from space New pattern of mysterious radio signals detected from space

These signals are called fast radio bursts (FRBs ) which are bright, millisecond-duration radio signals originating from deep in space. However they say that, considering that FRBs are enormously powerful bursts of electromagnetic energy, they c...

This is our only image of the sun's north pole This is our only image of the sun's north pole

A second Dublin firm, Captec, tested Solar Orbiter's onboard software to identify potential problems. More information related to the mission will likely be shared in the future. After a fly-by of Venus and Mercury, the probe is set to hit a maximu...

China virus death toll rises to 490 China virus death toll rises to 490

The semi-autonomous territory shut nearly all of its land and sea border crossings with the mainland at midnight after medical workers began a strike demanding the border be closed completely. According to WHO, a pandemic requires sustained transmiss...

Remarkable image of two mice brawling wins wildlife photography award Remarkable image of two mice brawling wins wildlife photography award

The photography contest, which is run by the Natural History Museum , was won by Tibetan Yongqing Bao, who took a striking photo of the battle between a Tibetan fox and a marmot in a remote mountainous region of China. "It makes me stop and do a doub...

Global CO2 emissions stopped increasing in 2019 Global CO2 emissions stopped increasing in 2019

An earlier 2019 report from the Global Carbon Project determined that fossil-fuel emissions ticked up about 0.6% past year, though the full range of estimates allowed for a slight dip. Emissions fell sharply in some advanced economies, including th...

Northrop Grumman calls off space station delivery citing ground equipment trouble Northrop Grumman calls off space station delivery citing ground equipment trouble

Don't miss live coverage starting at 5 p.m. EST! In case of the possibility of delaying the launch for Monday, the weather forecast might fall in some decimals of 20% chances of weather. (1,040 kg) of gear for 20 different science experiments to be p...

Mysterious radio signal from space is repeating every 16 days Mysterious radio signal from space is repeating every 16 days

Then, it would go silent for another 12 days. As reported by Science News , over 100 FRBs have been noted since 2007, although only ten have been seen to repeat this cycle. The sources of these bursts are absolute mysteries to astronomers, a...

Chinese scientists announces animal, which is possible carrier of coronavirus Chinese scientists announces animal, which is possible carrier of coronavirus

Shen Yongyi, a professor who participated in the research , said the chances that people were infected directly from bats was "very little" since the outbreak occurred in winter, when the creatures stay in caves. "At the one hand, we are hoping this...

Second Russian satellite seen stalking US spy satellite

The Russian satellite in question released a second satellite in December, according to the state-run TASS news agency. The Russian inspector satellite came to the attention of the news media following a series of tweets by Michael Thompson , astr...

'Reaper of Death' Tyrannosaur That Was Close Relative of T. Rex Discovered 'Reaper of Death' Tyrannosaur That Was Close Relative of T. Rex Discovered

An artist's impression of the newly discovered tyrannosaurus species Thanatotheristes degrootorum - Greek for "reaper of death ". "These [features] differ from tyrannosaur groups in other regions: the more lightly built relatives, like Albertos...

Sanders, Buttigieg trade barbs as New Hampshire Democratic primaries near Sanders, Buttigieg trade barbs as New Hampshire Democratic primaries near

Anselm College in Goffstown, New Hampshire Friday, Sanders refrained from commenting on the mayor personally but questioned his ability to change the USA political and economic systems considering his financial ties to Big Pharma and other powerful c...

European Union official rejects Johnson's idea of loose United Kingdom trade deal European Union official rejects Johnson's idea of loose United Kingdom trade deal

The freeport idea was first raised by Prime Minister Boris Johnson during his campaign to become Conservative leader, according to the English newspaper The Guardian. "They should not kid themselves about this, there will not be general open-ended ...

Trump to hunt down more billions for NASA's Mars and Moon missions Trump to hunt down more billions for NASA's Mars and Moon missions

The request would boost the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's budget by 12 percent for the fiscal year that starts October 1, with almost half of the funds going toward the "Moon to Mars" program, which includes development of lunar lan...

Endangered gray wolf that wandered 8,712 miles found dead Endangered gray wolf that wandered 8,712 miles found dead

Wildlife officials traced her to the spot, and found her carcass. Her cause of death was unclear, but the California Department of Fish and Wildlife announced it was "investigating the circumstances". Since then, she spent most of her time in No...

Hit by inferno already, heavy rainfall causes deluge in Australia Hit by inferno already, heavy rainfall causes deluge in Australia

Bushfires are an annual problem in the southern summer, but after months of severe drought and high temperatures related to climate change, they have spread much more widely and earlier than usual. The Bureau of Meteorology in January said rains su...

Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft full of software bugs Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft full of software bugs

The fixes will require "systemic corrective actions", NASA said in a statement ahead of the briefing, with Loverro saying that "numerous process escapes" existed during which both NASA and Boeing could have uncovered the defects. That could compl...

Solar Orbiter: Sun mission blasts off Solar Orbiter: Sun mission blasts off

United Launch Alliance (ULA), a USA launch service provider, on Sunday sent the Solar Orbiter spacecraft on a journey to snap the first pictures of the Sun's north and south poles. Needless to say, the Solar Orbiter team is ecstatic. "We have o...

Record-Setting Astronaut Christina Koch and Crewmates Landing Back on Earth Record-Setting Astronaut Christina Koch and Crewmates Landing Back on Earth

NASA's first attempt for an all-female spacewalk in March 2019 was called off because one of the astronauts' medium-sized spacesuits was not properly configured in advance, igniting a gender-equity debate within the space community . All three were ...

Researchers resurrect mutated genes of one of the last wooly mammoths

The creatures were 11,700 years ago, one of the most abundant cold-adapted animals on Earth before the Pleistocene period ended. The new study built on previous research pointing to harmful mutations in the Wrangel Island mammoth. As Lynch noted, he ...

First supermoon of the decade rises above Britain First supermoon of the decade rises above Britain

That means it's going to look extra big and bright. Although " snow moon" is its most common nickname - because February is typically a snowy month in North America - some Native American tribes called the February full moon the " hunger moon " be...

To look up! This weekend there will be a full 'Snow Moon'

You guessed it-snow. In ancient times, it was common to track changing seasons by the lunar month instead of the solar year, which is what our current calendar is based on. So wrap up in your coziest blanket and look up at the night sky this weeken...

United Kingdom wants to ban new gas-powered vehicle sales by 2035

Rebecca Newsom, head of politics at Greenpeace U.K., said "phasing out the internal combustion engine faster is an important piece of the puzzle". "It's extremely concerning that government has seemingly moved the goalposts for consumers and indu...

UK to ban petrol, diesel and hybrid cars from 2035 UK to ban petrol, diesel and hybrid cars from 2035

The Boris Johnson-led UK Tory government has brought forward a plan to ban new sales of petrol and diesel cars - and now also hybrids - to 2035. The vehicle ban was originally announced in July 2017 as part of the government's clean air initiat...

Scientist Exclaim Glaciers Are Melting Much Faster Than It Was Expected Scientist Exclaim Glaciers Are Melting Much Faster Than It Was Expected

A special point of interest, visited by the robotic submarine, called Icefin, is a boundary called the grounding line between where the glacier rests on the ocean floor and where it floats over water. The ITGC aims at understanding the glacier dynami...

3rd USA case of new coronavirus confirmed in California 3rd USA case of new coronavirus confirmed in California

Global concern grows as the outbreak spreads . Its spread has come amid China's busiest travel period of the year, when millions crisscross the country or head overseas for the Lunar New Year holiday. Beijing suspended long-distance bus services...

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