Tuesday January 18-th, 2022

Tropical Storm Warnings issued for New Jersey, New York, Connecticut Tropical Storm Warnings issued for New Jersey, New York, Connecticut

The National Hurricane Center has issued Tropical Storm Warnings ahead of Tropical Storm Fay for portions of New Jersey, New York , and CT. Spaghetti models are in general agreement that Invest 98L will move parallel to the coasts of North ...

NASA adds more safety fixes for Boeing's crew capsule NASA adds more safety fixes for Boeing's crew capsule

The company's approach to software engineering for its Crew Dragon requires more "ownership" by developers to ensure that code operates as intended after it has been integrated into larger systems, Kathy Lueders, NASA's associate administrator for ...

Siberia melts with 'hottest June on record' Siberia melts with 'hottest June on record'

The unprecedented heat and fires that ravaged Siberia last month came at the tail end of a 12-month period that European researchers revealed Tuesday effectively tied with the hottest year on record based on global surface temperatures, bolsterin...

Curiosity Rover Begins Summer Road Trip to Avoid Sinking Sand Curiosity Rover Begins Summer Road Trip to Avoid Sinking Sand

The Greenheugh Pediment extends across both the clay unit and the sulfate unit - Curiosity's next stop that could shed some more light on how climate change affected Mars almost 3 million years ago. The ability allows the rover to make simple decisio...

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for Hamilton Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for Hamilton

Environment Canada's warning ended at 3:25 p.m. He noted that the "isolated" storm is mostly impacting the city's west end. Approximately 2:45 p.m., Toronto authorities reported severe flooding in a number of regions throughout town. Toronto Hydr...

Comet NEOWISE Has Suddenly Become Visible to the Unaided Eye Comet NEOWISE Has Suddenly Become Visible to the Unaided Eye

Gianluca Masi, with the Virtual Telescope Project (VTP), captured the scene on July 7 over Janiculum Hill in the Eternal City, facing northeast, after around 3:30 a.m. The amateur astronomer used NASA satellite data to discover the new comet . Acco...

Severe thunderstorm watch issued

In addition to heavy rainfall and windy conditions, a severe thunderstorm may produce large hail. "The thunderstorm is west of downtown Toronto but east of Mississagua and may give 50 to 70 millimetres of rain over the next hour", said the warning.

Edouard becomes fifth named tropical storm of the hurricane season Edouard becomes fifth named tropical storm of the hurricane season

The National Hurricane Center's Eric Blake wrote in the latest forecast discussion that "Extratropical transition is anticipated by 24 hours due to forcing from a middle-latitude trough and a frontal boundary". Ray Hawthorne, a meteorologist with the...

Tiny dinosaur ancestor the size of a mobile phone found in Madagascar Tiny dinosaur ancestor the size of a mobile phone found in Madagascar

The dino belonged to the group which dinosaurs and pterosaurs (flying dinosaurs) eventually branched away from. This "miniaturization" event indicates that the dinosaur and pterosaur lineages originated from extremely small ancestors, yielding impo...

Tornado warnings ended in southern Saskatchewan Tornado warnings ended in southern Saskatchewan

Environment Canada is confirming a tornado touched down near the town of Glenbain on Saturday afternoon. Three tornadoes have been confirmed by ECCC from the July 4 severe #skstorm in the south (see storm track). For more than an hour tornad...

Pink ice in Alps sparks algae probe Pink ice in Alps sparks algae probe

Glaciers are an important part of maintaining global temperatures because they reflect more light than other geological features - about 80 percent of solar radiation. Where the algae appears, it lowers the "albedo" of the ice, making it less reflect...

Look out for the penumbral lunar eclipse this Sunday Look out for the penumbral lunar eclipse this Sunday

Blood moon: Also known as a total lunar eclipse . The Thunder Moon will be a two-part event - the moonrise and its 'maximum eclipse '. In a total lunar eclipse, the moon is complete in Earth's shadow and can take on a blood-red hue.

Over $300,000 Pledged for NASA-Developed Outer Space Perfume Over $300,000 Pledged for NASA-Developed Outer Space Perfume

It was aimed at making the astronauts familiar with the smell of the space. As for why the team decided to make the smell of space available, of all things, the Kickstarter page affirms that the team aims "to increase [interest in] STEM through exp...

SpaceX's first astronaut launch threatened by stormy weather SpaceX's first astronaut launch threatened by stormy weather

It has been nearly a decade since NASA last launched astronauts into space from U.S. soil, but now using a SpaceX rocket, it will send a two-person crew to the International Space Station (ISS). "We are go for launch!" "We're continuing to make...

Canon 5D Mark III Satellite Camera Destroyed in Failed Rocket Launch Canon 5D Mark III Satellite Camera Destroyed in Failed Rocket Launch

Beck tweeted the loss of the rocket at 9.47am. According to a press release on SpaceFlight.com , Canon already has a 2B version of the CE-SAT prepped and ready to go up on another Rocket Lab mission later this year. The rocket launch itself, not i...

Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending review Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending review

Boasberg at the time also asked both parties to submit briefs on whether the pipeline should be shut down. Last year, the pipeline raised $2.5 billion in net proceeds from a bond offering snapped up by USA insurance companies and mutual funds.

New Measurements Reveal Supermassive Black Hole’s Monster Appetite New Measurements Reveal Supermassive Black Hole’s Monster Appetite

This black hole which has been named J2157 is 1.2 billion light-years away from Earth, so there's no need to worry, it won't be gobbling up our sun or solar system any time soon. Quasars are supermassive black holes in galaxies that emit so much ener...

Eclipse penumbral de Luna this Sunday: how and where to look Eclipse penumbral de Luna this Sunday: how and where to look

The lunar eclipse will likely be seen throughout a lot of North and South America and Africa. The last eclipse for the year will be on December 14 and, it will be a total solar eclipse that will be visible in Chile, parts of Argentina, South Americ...

Bermuda eyes new tropical depression, fifth of the season Bermuda eyes new tropical depression, fifth of the season

CDT, Tropical Depression Five was located about 185 miles northeast of Bermuda and was moving northeast at 21 mph. Tropical Depression Five formed over the western Atlantic Saturday morning and is now pulling away from Bermuda. The next name on the l...

Global e-waste surges 21% in five years Global e-waste surges 21% in five years

It's additionally a 21 p.c enhance since 2014, in line with a new global report. "Hence, e-waste is managed mostly by the informal sector". The rest of it went to a landfill, was incinerated, or disappeared from tracking records. The homeowners of ...

Rocket Lab moves up latest launch to avoid bad weather Rocket Lab moves up latest launch to avoid bad weather

The mission name was "Pics Or It Didn't Happen" carrying seven small satellites to a 500km circular low Earth orbit for a range of customers. Hawke's Bay residents may have noticed something bright in the sky this morning abut 9.13am as the rocket ...

Miss. state flag to be officially retired after 126 years Miss. state flag to be officially retired after 126 years

MS lawmakers have faced increasing pressure to change the flag, which features the Confederate battle emblem - a red field topped by a blue X with 13 white stars, amid a nationwide reckoning with systematic racism. After it was revealed that the gunm...

Inovio Says Its Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate Shows Promise in Early-stage Trial Inovio Says Its Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate Shows Promise in Early-stage Trial

The United States has so far approved four coronavirus vaccine candidates for clinical trials, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) head Stephen Hahn said as per reports. Inovio said Monday that the full trial data will be published in a peer-re...

The first-ever underwater aboriginal sites discovered! The first-ever underwater aboriginal sites discovered!

Flinders University associate professor Jonathan Benjamin, who co-authored the study , said sea-level rises covered more than 30 percent of the vast continent in water. The first, in Cape Bruguieres Channel, contained artifacts that are at least 7,...

The black hole that is the fastest has a massive appetite The black hole that is the fastest has a massive appetite

Data regarding its monster appetite could explain why it is the fastest-growing black hole in the universe. In the paper, which arrives by way of ZME Science, the researchers say that the ultramassive black hole is, on top rated of remaining gargantu...

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