Tuesday January 18-th, 2022

Last Supermoon Of The Year, 'Flower Moon,' Will Rise This Week

Although, it is very important be aware {that a} full moon could not essentially be a supermoon, because the moon revolves round our planet in an elliptical orbit and it may be within the fullest kind even at a farther distance from Earth. Tonight's ...

More meteors in the skies More meteors in the skies

If you're a slightly savvier stargazer , look for Aquarius in the night sky. The museum said it has set up high-definition cameras at Fushoushan Farm in Taichung and Yangmingshan National Park in Taipei to film the meteor shower. Eta Aqauriids don...

China To Launch New Spacecraft, Eyes Moon Trip

Astronauts haven't launched into orbit from the USA since NASA's last space shuttle flight in 2011 and the agency has relied on Russia's space program to ferry astronauts to the space station. "The mission will test the key technologies of the new ma...

Spin-offs, sequels and stars - Netflix's Tiger King has spawned a monster Spin-offs, sequels and stars - Netflix's Tiger King has spawned a monster

According to Variety on Monday, an eight-episode series starring the actor is being produced by Imagine Television Studios and CBS Television Studios. This is one of two scripted series now in the works about the incarcerated tiger king . In te...

China to launch new spacecraft as it eyes moon trip

China's latest state-of-the-art carrier rocket the Long March-5B took a successful flight on Tuesday, signaling a new era of the construction of manned space projects including the space station, reported Chinese official Xinhua news agency, citing t...

Eta Aquarid meteor shower to illuminate Qatar sky tomorrow

Perth is in for a sky show on Wednesday morning, as the Eta Aquariid meteor shower moves over Australia. It is one of two showers created by the debris from Halley's Comet - the other is the Orionid meteor shower in October with 25 shooting sta...

Amid coronavirus pandemic, China eyes moon trip with successful rocket launch

The rocket is capable of operating a permanent space station and send astronauts to the Moon, according to the country's Xinhua news agency. Specially developed for China's manned space program, Long March-5B will be mainly used to launch the modul...

China to launch new rocket as it eyes moon trip

Long March 5B is meant to someday transport astronauts to an area station that China plans to finish by 2022, and finally to the Moon. The successful flight inaugurates the "third step" of China's manned space program, which is to construct a space...

Meteor shower from Halley's comet to peak Tuesday night Meteor shower from Halley's comet to peak Tuesday night

The Eta Aquarids appear to enter our skies from the constellation Aquarius, hence their name. This week's Eta Aquarid meteor shower is the last good one before July, according to the American Meteor Society , so try to catch it if you can.

Nasa awards $1.4b in contracts for Moon mission Nasa awards $1.4b in contracts for Moon mission

Bridenstine said NASA will go with the company that has the highest probability of success by 2024, although the agency has not ruled out continuing with all three concepts. Going commercial, Mr Bridenstine said, will drive down costs while increasin...

Super flower moon is coming this week

The full Flower Moon will reach its peak brightness on Thursday, May 7 at 6:45 A.M. EDT, according to theFarmer's Almanac. The term "supermoon" was coined by the astrologer Richard Nolle in 1979. "Other names include the Corn Planting moon or the M...

Too many people hospitalized to reopen Montreal as planned, Legault says

Quebec's English-language school boards don't have the right to refuse to reopen their elementary schools, Education Minister Jean-Francois Roberge said Sunday on the eve of the province's gradual economic relaunch. As the province began removing po...

Merseyside tips reopen for the first time since lockdown Merseyside tips reopen for the first time since lockdown

Greater Manchester is one of the areas where tips have reopened, with a system alternating the days vehicles are allowed to attend depending on whether their auto number plate ends in an even or odd number. He added: "There is no reason why you can ...

Eta Aquarids And Super Flower Moon Provide Out Of This World Viewing Eta Aquarids And Super Flower Moon Provide Out Of This World Viewing

The shower usually lasts few a weeks between April and May, and this year's peak on Tuesday night will see about 10-20 meteors streaking across the sky per hour. Alas, Halley's comet itself won't be making an appearance, but the show will still be ...

Flood evacuation orders continue in parts of Alberta as some residents return Flood evacuation orders continue in parts of Alberta as some residents return

According to local media, on Wednesday afternoon police were called to assist two men who became stranded on the river northeast of Fort McKay. The two men had been on ATVs on a trail when water levels surged. "Everyone is working as much as they can...

Bezos, Musk Contracted to Send Astronauts to Moon by '24 Bezos, Musk Contracted to Send Astronauts to Moon by '24

NASA is stressing both speed-getting to the moon by 2024-and sustainability, going there to stay, rather than making the brief Apollo-style visits that have since been disparagingly dubbed the "flags and footprints" model. In December, Boeing's Star...

NASA space laser missions map 16 years of ice sheet loss NASA space laser missions map 16 years of ice sheet loss

This loss of ice has caused sea levels to rise by about half an inch between 2003 and 2019. The findings come from NASA's Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite 2 (ICESat-2), which launched in 2018 to make detailed global elevation measurement...

The Eta Aquarids meteor shower peaks this week The Eta Aquarids meteor shower peaks this week

Named after the brightest star in the Aquarius constellation, because the shooting stars appear to originate from nearby, the meteor shower is caused by debris from Halley's Comet, which passes by Planet Earth between April and May and then again in ...

NASA astronauts to be quarantined before launch

Despite the coronavirus pandemic, NASA and SpaceX announced Friday that they are continuing preparations to resume human spaceflight on May 27 , after nine years of disruption. NASA and SpaceX already are limiting the number of employees near astr...

NASA begs spectators for astronaut launch: Please stay home! NASA begs spectators for astronaut launch: Please stay home!

Two NASA astronauts gearing up to ride SpaceX's new space taxi will now be on a mission planned to last more than a month, instead of a week, to help the short-handed crew aboard the International Space Station, the USA space agency said on Friday.

Massive Ozone Hole Over Arctic Now Closed Massive Ozone Hole Over Arctic Now Closed

And its beginning and end have nothing to do with climate change, global warming or a reduction in air pollution because of the coronavirus pandemic. "It's now back to normal again ... Wrote NEWS.ru leading researcher, research Institute (AARI), Alex...

Coronavirus Canada updates: Quebec first to surpass 2000 deaths Coronavirus Canada updates: Quebec first to surpass 2000 deaths

The number of people in Quebec who have recovered from COVID-19 as of Wednesday was 6,048, up 207 from the 5.841 recoveries reported a day earlier. Legault told reporters today that he understands Quebecers are anxious about opening up Montreal, in...

Spinosaurus Becomes the First Known Swimming Dinosaur Spinosaurus Becomes the First Known Swimming Dinosaur

The hunt for proof of swimming dinosaurs has long plagued the paleontology community. Aside from more information about the spinosaurus , paleontologists also discovered another species of the pterosaur. Until now it was believed that dinosaurs ...

Halley's Comet Bringing Meteor Shower To The Night Sky Next Week Halley's Comet Bringing Meteor Shower To The Night Sky Next Week

Fast moving meteors leave a gleaming "trains" (incandescent bits of debris in the wake of the meteor) that can last for several seconds to minutes. A meteor shower made of debris from Halley's Comet will peak this week, according to news outlets.

Satellite images show melting ice sheets in Antarctica and Greenland Satellite images show melting ice sheets in Antarctica and Greenland

NASA satellites have provided more data than ever before on what has been happening to Antarctica and Greenland's ice over the past 16 years with dire. Smith said the satellites measure thickness of the ice sheets and shelves, but they don't capture...

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