Tuesday January 18-th, 2022

Climate change: Pandemic caused 'unprecedented' emissions drop Climate change: Pandemic caused 'unprecedented' emissions drop

The biggest drop in emissions during the first half of the year came from ground transportation and aviation , while household energy use saw a very slight increase during lockdown as more people stayed at home. In April, when restrictions on move...

Look up, Mars is visible in night sky during a 'close approach' Look up, Mars is visible in night sky during a 'close approach'

Look toward the south-southwest at sunset to see Jupiter. Soon as they spot the red planet shining extra bright in the night sky, rising opposite to the Sun, sky gazers took to Twitter to share Mars opposition 2020 pics and videos. For this year'...

The Great Barrier Reef has lost half of its coral The Great Barrier Reef has lost half of its coral

Australia's Great Barrier Reef has been severely damaged over the years, as widespread bleaching caused by rising temperatures and climate change negatively impact the structure. 50 percent of the population is overIt said that the study assesse...

Looking at the Skies: Mars comes in opposition

We're looking at you Queenslanders. People across the world are thrilled to spot Mars in the sky. For this year's Mars opposition, observers in Northern Hemisphere are extremely lucky , and the planet won't be comparably close and well-positione...

Eight countries agree to not fight and litter while exploring the moon Eight countries agree to not fight and litter while exploring the moon

Russia is unlikely to participate in the Moon-orbiting station planned by the United States, a Russian official said Monday, marking the probable end of the type of close cooperation seen for two decades on the International Space Station (ISS).

Priyanka Chopra drops a sweet comment on Taimur's cute picture shared by Kareena Kapoor Khan

Taimur's grandfather Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi played 46 Test matches for India in his global cricketing career. While the latter treated fans with an adorable picture of her son Taimur playing cricket, it also grabbed PeeCee's attention as well.

NASA delays October 31 launch of SpaceX to carry US, Japan astronauts NASA delays October 31 launch of SpaceX to carry US, Japan astronauts

This halt is eligible until early-to-mid November. Later, Elon Musk , SpaceX CEO clarified on Twitter that the launch was aborted due to an "unexpected pressure rise in the turbomachinery gas generator" that helps power the Falcon 9 rocket's first...

Soyuz rocket launches one NASA and two Russian astronauts to space station Soyuz rocket launches one NASA and two Russian astronauts to space station

This mission marks the first crewed use of an " ultrafast " flight plan, which will see the Soyuz arrive at the space station within three hours of its launch, rather than following an earlier expedited six-hour track or two-day path. "We'll continue...

'Wilfully destructive': Natural disasters almost double under climate change, United Nations says 'Wilfully destructive': Natural disasters almost double under climate change, United Nations says

The vast majority of those disasters were climate-related, with researchers reporting more flooding, storms, droughts, heatwaves, hurricanes and wildfires in the past 20 years. The sharp increase has been attributed to rising global temperatures, whi...

Kate’s delight at return to Natural History Museum Kate’s delight at return to Natural History Museum

In the video, which was filmed at the London's Natural History Museum, the 38-year-old rocked a tailored blazer and matching pants from designer Alexander McQueen. "Thank you to all those who entered for showing us the magic of the natural world, a...

NASA delays manned SpaceX mission to space station till November

The nine first-stage engines in the Falcon 9 that will launch the Crew Dragon are presumably healthy, but engineers want to make sure they fully understand what caused the October 2 launch abort with a different rocket before pressing ahead with a pi...

Supermassive black hole devours star of the size of our Sun Supermassive black hole devours star of the size of our Sun

This process is called a tidal disruption event - or, more colloquially, " spaghettification ", a nod to the long, thin strands a star becomes as the black hole's gravity stretches it thinner and thinner. Kate Alexander , NASA Einstein Fellow at No...

Atlanta Braves vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Prediction, Preview, and Odds Atlanta Braves vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Prediction, Preview, and Odds

Justin Turner referred to as a workforce assembly earlier than the Dodgers started the NLDS, simply to remind teammates the postseason may be hard, even for one of the best groups. Atlanta Braves fans were still doing tomahawk-chop chants as they...

Man featured on 'Tiger King' charged with animal cruelty Man featured on 'Tiger King' charged with animal cruelty

As part of the indictment, Herings Animal Law Unit alleges that Antle and Keith Wilson, owners of Wilsons Wild Animal Park in Virginia, traded and traded baby lion cubs between SC and Virginia. Antle rose to global fame - and notoriety - following hi...

WH Chief Meadows Throws Tantrum, Walks Away After Reporter Asks Him To Wear A Mask WH Chief Meadows Throws Tantrum, Walks Away After Reporter Asks Him To Wear A Mask

The somewhat awkward exchange between the politician and the reporters went viral online, as commenters were accusing Meadows of not understanding the " science " behind the mask's alleged importance. Lee, who serves as a member of the Judiciary Comm...

Fake asteroid? | NASA expert IDs mystery object as an old rocket Fake asteroid? | NASA expert IDs mystery object as an old rocket

It is on the ballpark of the older Centaur, less than 10 meters (32 feet) long and 10 feet (3 meters) in diameter, including engine nozzles. NASA's leading asteroid expert Paul Chodas officially speculates the Asteroid 2020 SO. "Asteroid hunter...

Crew Dragon launch delayed Crew Dragon launch delayed

The firm developed the spacecraft that will carry a crew of four including Japanese astronaut Noguchi Soichi to the global space station. The Soyuz MS-17 spacecraft carrying NASA astronauts Kate Rubins and Rose Cosmos astronauts Sergey Ridgekov and S...

Two women jointly win Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Using the CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors, it is now possible to change the code of life over the course of a few weeks. "There is enormous power in this genetic tool, which affects us all". This is one of gene technology's sharpest tools. The app...

Mars to Shine Brightest on October 13 Mars to Shine Brightest on October 13

So, it's now the ideal time for astrophotographers to get some awesome photos of the Red Planet. "You can usually tell that it's Mars because it does actually have a rather red colour.that's why we call it the Red Planet". "And if you look towards th...

Severe weather possible in Midlands as Hurricane Delta’s remnants move north Severe weather possible in Midlands as Hurricane Delta’s remnants move north

Heavy rain, possible flooding, gusty winds and brief spin-up isolated tornadoes are possible in our area from late Friday night through Saturday . The main threats will be for strong winds along a squall line as well as some hail potential.

Mars shines during October 'opposition' Mars shines during October 'opposition'

It should be visible for most of the night. This is the ideal time to track the movement of Mars across the sky. "This is the time of year where we all get a little bit sad as the days get shorter and it starts to get dark early, but it's a nice re...

This Forearm Artery Shows Our Species Is Still Evolving — Human Evolution This Forearm Artery Shows Our Species Is Still Evolving — Human Evolution

According to the researchers, this arterial microevolution joins a handful of examples that demonstrate how human anatomy is changing over time, including the abnormal connections of the foot, an increasing absence of wisdom teeth, and an increasing ...

Siena College Poll: Biden, Trump Nearly Tied in Ohio Siena College Poll: Biden, Trump Nearly Tied in Ohio

Biden leads by 11 percentage points among women. And just two weeks ago, it found Biden with only a single point lead over Trump nationally. The Democratic nominee led Trump among women polled by 11 percent in OH and 14 percent in Nevada. Forty-seven...

Joe Biden Leads In These Swing States According To Opinion Poll Joe Biden Leads In These Swing States According To Opinion Poll

With less than a month to the United States presidential elections, Democrat candidate Joe Biden seems to be leading in certain swing states according to a new opinion poll. More: Trump has COVID-19. Fifty-nine percent of likely voters also said Bid...

NASA, SpaceX Make History With Crew Dragon Manned Launch

A cargo-only version of SpaceX's Dragon capsule already makes regular runs to the space station. For now, SpaceX and NASA's second such launch attempt is scheduled to occur no earlier than (NET) 3:22 pm EDT (19:22 UTC) on Saturday, May 30th.

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