Tuesday January 18-th, 2022

Adani Green Energy shares jump 5% on Total SA deal Adani Green Energy shares jump 5% on Total SA deal

The French energy firm had last year picked up a 50 per cent stake in the 5 million tonnes per year LNG import terminal that the Adani Group is building at Dhamra in Odisha's Bhadrak district. Total SA is a French multinational built-in vitality firm...

Health Officials Confirm First Case of Coronavirus in Australia

The latest figures reported Sunday morning cover the previous 24 hours and mark an increase of 15 deaths and 688 cases for a total of 1,975 infections. The city will assign 6,000 taxis to neighbourhoods to help people get around if they need to. Wu...

Russia Compares Trump's Space Mining Order to Colonialism

The executive order, signed Monday, "establishes US policy toward the recovery and use of space resources, such as water and certain minerals, in order to encourage the commercial development of space", said Scott Pace, deputy assistant to the pr...

Get set for super pink moon Get set for super pink moon

The official name of the spectacle is perigee-syzygy: perigee being the point at which the moon is closest to earth, and syzygy when the earth, moon and sun are all aligned. That may not seem like much, but it means the moon will look up to 14 perc...

Worm Supermoon to Illuminate the Sky This Week Worm Supermoon to Illuminate the Sky This Week

Watch the short forecast video below for cloud cover and viewing conditions Tuesday night, across Canada. Are you super or just lost in space? Sunday's super moon is part of a series of back-to-back super moons. It is not a flawless circle. For i...

When can you see the brightest supermoon of this year? When can you see the brightest supermoon of this year?

The moon revolves around the earth in an elliptical orbit which is an oval shape which means that it has a farthest point and a closest point from the earth during each orbit. You can take advantage of the warming temperatures and the clear skies t...

Boeing to Launch a 2nd Uncrewed Test Flight of its Starliner Spacecraft Boeing to Launch a 2nd Uncrewed Test Flight of its Starliner Spacecraft

A joint Boeing and NASA research uncovered a number of software problems and communications links with the initial Starliner flight. The space agency recommended examining the company's software verification process before letting it fly humans to ...

April’s ‘pink’ supermoon will be the biggest and brightest of 2020 April’s ‘pink’ supermoon will be the biggest and brightest of 2020

That's the name of the next Supermoon of 2020. The term Super Moon is a reference to the instances when the moon's orbit is close to earth appearing larger and brighter than it usually does. If you're keen to catch a glimpse, you'll want to pee...

Earth is shaking less due to coronavirus lockdowns and social distancing

A geologist and seismologist named Thomas Lecocq , who works at an observatory in Brussels , Belgium , has famous the change in the vibrations he and his colleagues had been recording from the Earth's floor - saying they've lowered considerably ...

NASA Awards Artemis Contract For Gateway Logistics Services To SpaceX NASA Awards Artemis Contract For Gateway Logistics Services To SpaceX

In the future, the project involves the stable transportation of cargo to the moon for 12 years. Seemingly in response to this query, NASA announced Friday that it had chosen SpaceX to ship provides to the Lunar Gateway within the mid-2020s.

The 2020 hurricane season will be an active one, study says The 2020 hurricane season will be an active one, study says

The Colorado State researchers' forecast "has modest long-term skill when evaluated in hindcast mode", Klotzbach and his team wrote on the report . "Current warm neutral ENSO conditions appear likely to transition to cool neutral ENSO or potential...

Lucky Strike Cigarettes Maker Working On COVID-19 Vaccine Using Tobacco Leaves Lucky Strike Cigarettes Maker Working On COVID-19 Vaccine Using Tobacco Leaves

Stressing on the potential that tobacco plants presented in the development of the vaccine, the statement said: "Tobacco plants offer the potential for faster and safer vaccine development compared to conventional methods". "Vaccine development is ...

Quebec set to make public number of projected deaths from COVID-19 Quebec set to make public number of projected deaths from COVID-19

The death rate in Quebec, he assured, is much lower than that in other countries. "We will see it in next week's progression numbers", he said. Legault downplayed a report in the Journal de Montreal about an order of 10,000 masks that went missing....

First COVID-19-related death reported, 38 positive cases First COVID-19-related death reported, 38 positive cases

RaeAnn VanGundy, spokeswoman for the Kendall County Health Department , had said it's still unknown which hospitals the confirmed cases were tested at. "This is why we have been urging residents to stay home . Even when going out for necessities ...

Australian Scientists Test Potential COVID-19 Vaccines In Australian Scientists Test Potential COVID-19 Vaccines In "Milestone" Trial

On Monday, Johnson & Johnson announced that it was working with the US Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) whereby they had committed more than US$1 billion of investment to vaccine research, development, and clinical tes...

Bulky waste service off Bulky waste service off

Reminders of collection weeks will be posted via the council's social media. Dozens more have closed schemes to new subscribers or are warning there may be disruption to the service as they protect staff and cope with them falling sick or self-isol...

SpaceX's first Crew Dragon astronaut operational mission includes a JAXA astronaut SpaceX's first Crew Dragon astronaut operational mission includes a JAXA astronaut

The original NASA insignia is one of the most powerful symbols in the world. NASA also mentioned that there is indeed a good chance that you'll be seeing the logo to be featured in more missions in the coming years. For the full rundown on the wo...

SpaceX's first operational crew mission adds additional NASA and JAXA astronauts SpaceX's first operational crew mission adds additional NASA and JAXA astronauts

The application for the newest class of astronauts opened March 2 and closed March 31, NASA said on Wednesday, adding that applications were received from every U.S. "We hope everyone takes a few moments to explore NASA at Home". After decades flying...

Astronomers Find Best Evidence of 'Intermediate-Size Black Hole' Astronomers Find Best Evidence of 'Intermediate-Size Black Hole'

Webb further said , "This will help us to understand what type of star was damaged by the black hole ". The researchers say finding this mid-size black hole means there could be others out there, and it raises questions as to whether they eventua...

COP26 climate talks postponed amid pandemic COP26 climate talks postponed amid pandemic

In January Prime Minister Boris Johnson fired Claire O'Neill, a former British government minister appointed previous year to head up the event and replaced her with Business Secretary Alok Sharma. According to the agreement, governments should curta...

NASA selects new mission to study giant solar particle storms

If we want to understand our place in the Universe fully, we should learn as much as possible about our solar system and about our sun, in particular. This, in turn, will help determine what initiates and accelerates these giant jets of radiation. ...

Rowling starts Harry Potter At Home for housebound families Rowling starts Harry Potter At Home for housebound families

In cooperation with publishers Bloomsbury and Scholastic, the digital hub houses a free collection of "child-friendly activities, videos, puzzles, illustrations, quizzes, creative ideas, articles and much more, that will help you bring the magic ...

Swampy rainforests were growing in warm Antarctica 90 million years ago Swampy rainforests were growing in warm Antarctica 90 million years ago

Map of the drill site and how to continents were arranged 90 million years ago. "During the initial shipboard assessments, the unusual colorationof the sediment layer quickly caught our attention; it clearly differed from the layers above it", said...

Study claims Mars once had reservoirs of water deep underground Study claims Mars once had reservoirs of water deep underground

Like any planet, it has a core, mantle, crust and atmosphere. Photograph of exterior surface of Martian meteorite ALH84001. Two mixes of hydrogen varieties suggest two spots of water formation on Mars that didn't ever meet, and that subsurface, m...

Astronomers find best evidence for elusive mid-sized black hole

This object isn't the first to be considered a likely candidate for an intermediate-mass black hole . So, IMBHs are hard to detect as they are smaller and relatively inactive compared to supermassive black holes. It took the combined power of 2 X-r...

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