Tuesday January 18-th, 2022

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Could Face Serious Setback In Upcoming Megxit Review Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Could Face Serious Setback In Upcoming Megxit Review

Meghan Markle and the Prince harry lived one of the saddest episodes that could have lived in their days, the loss of their second child, it was through an extensive article in a newspaper that the Duchess deepened in a very emotional way on the s...

'Sand-like' asteroid dust found in box from Japan's Hayabusa2 probe

The pan-shaped capsule, 40 centimeters (15 inches) in diameter, was dropped by Hayabusa2 from space onto a spot in a sparsely populated Australian desert on December 6. However, the spacecraft had no way of knowing if its attempt to collect a sample ...

China’s probe Chang’e-5 en route to Earth China’s probe Chang’e-5 en route to Earth

BJT. China's Chang'e-5 probe, that touched down on the moon and collected rock samples from the lunar surface to bring them back to Earth for the first time in almost 45 years, completed its first orbital correction on Monday, the country's space a...

Samples from asteroid more than hoped for, Japan researchers say

The samples were brought back to Earth in a sealed metal container within the capsule, which Hayabusa2 successfully dropped on December 6 over an Australian desert. The capsule arrived in Japan last Tuesday for research that scientists hope will pr...

NASA, ESA Choose Astronauts for SpaceX Crew-3 Mission to Space Station NASA, ESA Choose Astronauts for SpaceX Crew-3 Mission to Space Station

The United States and its partners might be using the Artemis space program as a shield to cover military projects on the Moon, Sergey Saveliev, the deputy director general for worldwide cooperation at Russian state space corporation Roscosmos, sai...

Global carbon dioxide emissions cut by record amount in pandemic-hit 2020 Global carbon dioxide emissions cut by record amount in pandemic-hit 2020

Globally, the peak of the decrease in emissions occurred in the first half of April, when lockdown measures were at their maximum, particularly across Europe and the USA. Also China's emissions are more industrial-based than other countries and its...

Exoplanet can give clues to Planet Nine Exoplanet can give clues to Planet Nine

Some scientists believe there is a Planet Nine on the edge of our solar system , farther out than the frozen rocky fragments in the Kuiper Belt beyond Pluto . "This system is unique to our solar system". How Did It Get There? So how did the...

Jacinda Ardern defends New Zealand climate policies after Greta Thunberg criticism Jacinda Ardern defends New Zealand climate policies after Greta Thunberg criticism

Below is a statement by Kathy Mulvey , accountability director in the Climate and Energy Program at UCS. Since then, a lot has happened, but the action needed is still nowhere in sight. Since the Paris accord, some countries have taken strides in re...

The Impressive Geminids Meteor Shower Will Be Visible in Australia Tonight The Impressive Geminids Meteor Shower Will Be Visible in Australia Tonight

Anas Al-Majed, an astrophotographer based in Riyadh who earlier this year attempted to photograph the Alpha Capricornids and Southern Delta Aquariids meteor showers, is looking forward to photographing and recording a time-lapse video of the Gemini...

NASA Selects Initial Team Of 18 Astronauts For Artemis Program

The agency has as many as 47 active astronauts. The astronauts on the Artemis Team come from a diverse range of backgrounds, expertise, and experience. In the 188-page report, NASA set seven scientific objectives for the Artemis III mission inclu...

Jupiter and Saturn come together this month in ‘Planetary Kiss’ Jupiter and Saturn come together this month in ‘Planetary Kiss’

Looks like we might get some clear skies, Seattle and friends, and with it a chance to see the great conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn as they draw close enough over the next 10 days, eventually converging to look like one big star. "Jupiter is...

How to watch multi-coloured Geminid meteor shower tonight

But the shower is set to peak Sunday night into Monday morning , according to the American Meteor Society . The best way to see a meteor shower is to go to a place where you can clearly see the whole night sky. "Although some Meteors are very...

SpaceX launches latest satellite for SiriusXM Radio SpaceX launches latest satellite for SiriusXM Radio

In 2020, despite the debut of four new boosters, Starlink's advantage means that the average booster supporting each of SpaceX's 25 launches (thus) has completed 3.5 flights so far. SpaceX canceled Friday's launch attempt to conduct additional terres...

The December 14 solar eclipse won’t be visible in India The December 14 solar eclipse won’t be visible in India

The previous solar eclipse happened on June 21 was an annular solar eclipse It was visible in cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, among others. The broadcast is scheduled to begin at 8:00 pm on December 14. There is a common ...

Global carbon emissions at record low due to COVID-19 pandemic Global carbon emissions at record low due to COVID-19 pandemic

The fall is considerably larger than previous significant decreases - 0.5 (in 1981 and 2009), 0.7 (1992), and 0.9 (1945) billion tonnes of CO2 (GtCO2). Across Europe and the USA, the drop was around 12% over the year, but some individual countries de...

SpaceX Looks To Launch SiriusXM Satellite from Cape Canaveral | KFI SpaceX Looks To Launch SiriusXM Satellite from Cape Canaveral | KFI

This week saw the debut of a next-gen cargo ship for the International Space Station, in addition to an explosive atmospheric test flight of the company's prototype rocket from Boca Chica, Texas, according to a tweet from SpaceX . It will be d...

USA sets new record in single-day Covid-19 cases: 244000 USA sets new record in single-day Covid-19 cases: 244000

Army Gen. Gustave Perna, leader of Operation Warp Speed, said Saturday that distribution of Pfizer and BioNTech's vaccine has begun. I am immensely proud of our dedicated team members who continue to go above and beyond to help ensure the safe moveme...

Gulftimes : Partial solar eclipse seen from Qatar Gulftimes : Partial solar eclipse seen from Qatar

Just before the Moon's disk covers the Sun, the narrow crescent of sunlight may be broken in several places by irregularities (mountains and valleys) on the edge of the Moon's disk; the resulting array of spots roughly resembles a string of beads.

Venice square under water as complex dam system fails to activate Venice square under water as complex dam system fails to activate

When city authorities take charge, barriers will be raised when the tide reaches 110 cm (43 in) above average - a level that already sees 12% of the city underwater. St Mark's Sqaure floods near the Doge's Palace. St. Mark's Byzantine Church, which...

Here's the best time to check out the Strawberry Moon eclipse tonight

According to the space agency, the Maine Farmer's Almanac first published Native American names for the full moons in the 1930s. In Europe, the moon in June is called by other names like Honey Moon, Mead Moon and Rose Moon. The eclipse will be vi...

How To View Geminids Meteor Shower In Perth How To View Geminids Meteor Shower In Perth

Each year there are two annual meteor showers, the Perseids in August and the Geminids in December. During its peak, 120 Geminid meteors can be seen per hour under flawless conditions. The Geminids can be seen every year as Earth passes through a...

Tech Astronomers Note Upcoming Great Conjunction / Tech Astronomers Note Upcoming Great Conjunction / "Christmas Star" as Extraordinarily Rare Event

This alignment is the "greatest" great conjunction between Jupiter and Saturn until the year 2080, NASA officials added. Both planets can be seen in the southwest sky just after sunset, 20 degrees above the horizon. They will appear to get closer...

United Airlines to be Carbon Neutral by the Year 2050 United Airlines to be Carbon Neutral by the Year 2050

United is making the multimillion dollar investment in a carbon-capture deal with Occidental Petroleum subsidiary and private equity firm Rusheen Capital Management . Before the Covid-19 pandemic disrupted global air travel earlier this year, carb...

Delta IV Heavy takes off from Cape with spy mission Delta IV Heavy takes off from Cape with spy mission

The "Launch" configuration of the United Launch Alliance's Delta IV rocket is the firm's most powerful launcher - second only to SpaceX's Falcon Heavy. Such an event - in which a rocket's engines undergo ignition, but then cut-off mere moments before...

The mass of manmade stuff now equals the planet's biomass The mass of manmade stuff now equals the planet's biomass

Estimating changes in global biomass and manmade mass since 1900, the research showed that the mass of human-produced objects stood at just three percent of the weight of biomass at the start of the 20th century. Meanwhile, as a logical effect, t...

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