• Supermoon Will Ring In Spring For First Time In 38 Years
Supermoon Will Ring In Spring For First Time In 38 Years

The fact that this full moon is also a supermoon makes it even more unusual. Spring begins this Wednesday at 2:58 p.m. PDT. It is called a " supermoon " because the moon will appear brighter and larger in the sky. The last time a full moon happened on the same day as the spring equinox was March 20, 1981, according to the almanac. It appear...

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  • Students around the world go on climate strike
Students around the world go on climate strike

The group called for more accountability, saying Nova Scotia could become an island by 2040 if more is not done. During the first, guides told Weasel about the way animals have adapted to the warming climate. She protested outside the Swedish parliament and in the process grabbed the world's attention. Breanna Santamaria, a Wilson High junior, said...

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  • Crew Dragon approaching first docking with the ISS
Crew Dragon approaching first docking with the ISS

Cargo Dragon must be maneuvered with the station's robot arm. Once they determined that the air inside the Crew Dragon was safe, they swung the door open and allowed it to mix with the air inside the space station. NASA and the Russians are discussing one last purchase, just to make sure US astronauts have access to the station even if the start of...

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  • Ivanka Trump Castigates Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez over Green New Deal
Ivanka Trump Castigates Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez over Green New Deal

Sen. Dianne Feinstein was scorned on social media by people who accused her of talking down to middle and high school students who called on her to support the Green New Deal in a widely watched, edited video. In fact, in her Sunday Instagram stream, Ocasio-Cortez answered a question from a viewer who asked whether it was "still OK" to have c...

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  • Photos From SpaceX’s 70th Launch of Lunar Lander for Israel
Photos From SpaceX’s 70th Launch of Lunar Lander for Israel

The launch is the start of the Nusantara Satu mission for SpaceX involving an Indonesian communications satellite. The Beresheet - Hebrew for "in the beginning" - will take around eight weeks to complete its mission . The Nasantara Satu mission lifts off from Cape Canaveral on February 21, 2019, carrying SpaceIL's lunar lander bound for ...

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  • DEBATE: Is Brexit likely to be the biggest factor behind Nissan decision?
DEBATE: Is Brexit likely to be the biggest factor behind Nissan decision?

In the Commons, Clark said: "Nissan confirmed that production of the new Qashqai, Juke and Leaf will continue at Sunderland and there are no implications of the decision for existing jobs at the plant". This comes after the carmaker said in 2016, it would build the new vehicle model in the United Kingdom after "assurances" from the government. Open...

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  • Hubble discovers dwarf galaxy in cosmic neighbourhood
Hubble discovers dwarf galaxy in cosmic neighbourhood

And after carefully measuring the brightness and temperature of the background stars, they realized they had found something special - an entire galaxy that was hidden by the glare of NGC 6752 . This makes it possibly the most isolated small dwarf galaxy discovered to date. NASA likens it to the "astronomical equivalent of a living fossil from t...

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  • Finland to see 'super blood wolf moon' Monday
Finland to see 'super blood wolf moon' Monday

The eclipse will be visible to North and South America. If all is clear, the supermoon total eclipse will be on full display. That's because the Moon does not produce light of its own, but only reflects the Sun's light. on Sunday, Jan. 20. "There's a whole night sky up there to be discovered and explored and enjoyed it's sort of a cos...

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  • China begins first surface exploration of moon’s far side
China begins first surface exploration of moon’s far side

The Chang'e-4 spacecraft scripted history on Thursday when it made the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon . "We are pleased that the power equipment of the Chang'e-4 mission is supplied by radioisotope sources of electricity produced in Russian Federation", he said .

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  • NASA spacecraft sends images of icy object past Pluto
NASA spacecraft sends images of icy object past Pluto

As the new year arrived here on Earth, the team at NASA began receiving the first data from the New Horizons spacecraft confirming it had reached a mysterious object on the outer edge of our solar system. "#UltimaThule used to be two separate objects". "What we think we're looking at is the end product of a process that probably took place only...

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  • Tourism rocket ship reaches space on test flight
Tourism rocket ship reaches space on test flight

The Virgin Galactic rocket plane, developed by British billionaire Richard Branson , climbed more than 80 kilometers above Earth, which the company considers the boundary of space. The rocket motor burnt for 60 seconds and the aircraft travelled at 2.9 times the speed of sound in today's test flight. The achievement has been recognized by th...

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  • Russian cosmonauts take samples on 6th hour of spacewalk to crack mystery
Russian cosmonauts take samples on 6th hour of spacewalk to crack mystery

The two Russians performed the space walk on December 11, as part of an effort by Roskosmos to pinpoint the cause of the hole, which was found in August in the docked Soyuz capsule and strained relations between the Russian and USA space agencies.

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  • NASA’s Voyager 2 probe just entered interstellar space
NASA’s Voyager 2 probe just entered interstellar space

They both conducted close-up studies of Jupiter and Saturn. The twin Voyager spacecraft launched in 1977. Voyager 2 may be freshly interstellar , but it won't be anywhere near another star until 40,000 years from now, when it will pass within 1.7 light-years of the small red dwarf star Ross 248.

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  • Geminids Meteor Shower: Don't Miss This Spectacular Cosmic Show Tonight
Geminids Meteor Shower: Don't Miss This Spectacular Cosmic Show Tonight

It's that time of the year when sky gazers are in for a colourful treat, as the debris trail of the Phaethon asteroid becomes visible on Earth. A bonus - you do not need binoculars to see them, and the meteors can be witnessed with bare eyes.

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  • China's rover blasts off to make history on moon's 'dark side'
China's rover blasts off to make history on moon's 'dark side'

The carrier rocket "Changzheng-3B" was launched from the Baikonur Xichang in the southwestern province of Sichuan . China has promoted worldwide cooperation in its lunar exploration program, with four scientific payloads of the Chang'e-4 mission developed by scientists from Netherlands, Germany, Sweden and Saudi Arabia .

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  • Here’s how to watch SpaceX’s Dragon take off for the space station
Here’s how to watch SpaceX’s Dragon take off for the space station

Following stage separation, the first stage of the rocket successfully landed on the "Just Read the Instructions" droneship stationed in the Pacific Ocean, SpaceX tweeted . The rocket was initially meant to take off Tuesday, but was delayed for a day after engineers discovered moldy mouse food in one of the science investigations created to stud...

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  • Welcome To Paradise: Green Day Celebrates Mars Landing
Welcome To Paradise: Green Day Celebrates Mars Landing

As well as portraying the grubby red ground that is now the InSight lander's home, the photo signifies a lucrative close to a journey that took seven months from Earth and concluded with an anxious few hours as InSight took off through the Martian atmosphere.

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  • Watch NASA land InSight spacecraft on Mars
Watch NASA land InSight spacecraft on Mars

A pair of mini satellites trailing InSight since their May liftoff provided practically real-time updates of the spacecraft's supersonic descent through the reddish skies. Soon after landing, InSight Lander shared a picture of the Red Planet. This means that we will be able to expect more insights about Mars by then. No other country has managed to...

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  • U.S. securities regulator subpoenas Tesla on Model 3 production estimates
U.S. securities regulator subpoenas Tesla on Model 3 production estimates

Musk , the man behind SpaceX and Tesla, said ln October that a tunnel in Los Angeles would open by the end of the year. Elon Musk Trolls Warren Buffet on Twitter Saying He is "Super Super Serious" About Starting a Candy Company . We don't expect Tesla cars to be manufactured in India anytime soon. "Will be in deep space for a billion years o...

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  • Animal populations have dropped by 60% according to Wildlife report
Animal populations have dropped by 60% according to Wildlife report

What's more, the huge loss of animal life is also a threat to humanity and the planet, scientists say. The percentage of the world's seabirds with plastic in their stomach is estimated to have increased from 5 per cent in 1960 to 90 per cent today, and the world has already lost around half its shallow water corals in just 30 years.

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