Thursday, 16 August, 2018
Hawaii forecasters watching Tropical Storm Lane

Hawaii forecasters watching Tropical Storm Lane

A composite satellite image taken at 7 a.m. today shows Tropical Storm Lane, lower right, in relatio...

Scientists Over the Moon for NASA's Solar Probe Launch to the Sun

After a last-minute technical fault postponed the launch by a day, a United Launch Alliance heav...

Florida Gov. Rick Scott declares state of emergency over red tide

Two hours south of Tampa in Lee County, where red tide signs have been posted at more than 170 beach...

LIFT OFF: Launch of NASA's Parker Solar Probe a success

Roughly the size of a small auto, the spacecraft lifted off at 3:31 a.m. EDT on a United Launch All...

You can listen to the story here. In an update on the red tide in Southwest Florida, the Fish an...

Associate Teaching Professor of Physics and Astronomy at UOIT Dr. Rupinder Brar says the annual Pers...

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Nasa has launched a satellite that will fly closer to the sun than any of its predecessors. Over ...

The red pressure alarm for the gaseous helium system had gone off. NASA and rocket-builder Unite...

Smoke from the several fires in California (including the Ferguson fire in the Sierra National Fores...

MODIS found cloud top temperatures of the strongest thunderstorms were as cold as or colder than min...

In 2018, the Perseids peak on Sunday night August 12th, but rates should be at least half as good ...

On a call Thursday morning, a team of scientists say it's possible that the mother's body, primed fo...

The partial solar eclipse will be visible between 9.02 am GMT and 12.32 pm GMT. Sometimes, the m...

According to information on the NASA website, the Perseids - which are visible annually in July an...

Both will be tested on the New Shepard suborbital vehicle. Projects resulting from the Tipping ...

Around this time every year, Earth ventures into the wake of an ancient comet called Swift-Tuttle, w...

If the weather is good in the morning, when the eclipse starts (around 4:02 a.m. E.T.), then it ma...

At its closest approach, the probe will be just 3.8 million miles above the sun's surface. Ultimatel...

J35 was spotted Wednesday carrying her dead calf, marking the 16th day of her " tour of grief ". A...

The name of this vehicle being sent to the Sun by NASA is called Parker Solar Probe. The corona is...

Australia's most populous state is now "100 percent" in drought following the most intense dry spel...

On each close approach to the sun, the probe will sample the solar wind , study the sun's corona, a...

The shower that we see from Earth is the little bits of ice and dust - that are usually no bigger th...

The Estevan area had previously been under a special weather statement due to the temperatures exper...

As this cloud collapsed, it formed a spinning disk with the sun in the center. It could also help ...

In areas where it is extremely dark, away from the light pollution of Dutch cities and towns, one ...

This is one of the most daring missions that the space agency has ever envisioned and its success re...

As a female with reproductive potential, scientists say she could play a vital role in her species' ...

Skygazers can witness up to a whopping 60 and 70 meteors every hours. This year's shower is expect...

Surf along east-facing shores is already building and will peak later today and tonight, at 12 to 1...

What's great about the Perseids is they can be enjoyed during summer's warmth, unlike the often nipp...

Halifax's heat warning was expected to linger until Wednesday or Thursday, with daytime highs around...

Brown dwarfs are often considered too massive to be planets , but they aren't quite massive enou...

While no severe weather is expected, some storms still could produce some heavy rain and gusty winds...

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A composite satellite image taken at 7 a.m. today shows Tropical Storm Lane, lower right, in relatio...

After a last-minute technical fault postponed the launch by a day, a United Launch Alliance heav...

Two hours south of Tampa in Lee County, where red tide signs have been posted at more than 170 beach...

Roughly the size of a small auto , the spacecraft lifted off at 3:31 a.m. EDT on a United Launch Al...