Sunday, 19 August, 2018

One 'Oddball' Among 12 Newfound Moons Discovered Orbiting Jupiter

The outer moons are clustered in at least three groups based on their distances from Jupiter and the...

Neutrino that struck Antarctica traced to galaxy 3.7bn light years away

The solution for this detection was the IceCube Neutrino Observatory , and it totally changed a cub...

8 rare black rhinos die from salt intake at new Kenya habitat

The black rhinos were moved from Nairobi and Lake Nakuru national parks to Tsavo East last month i...

South Africa unveils new telescope aimed at galaxies

Last month, scientists linked a powerful optical telescope, MeerLITCH, built 125 miles south of Carn...

The United States Air Force's 45th Space Wing oversaw the demolition, which leveled the landmark tow...

Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) has refused to comment on the rhinoceros deaths but, speaking on condit...

Asteroids come in all shapes in sizes from dust motes to dwarf planets like Ceres , but another th...

The cracking, popping and the squealing sound made by an iceberg can very easily be discovered from ...

IceCube cost about $250 million to build and nearly nothing to operate, because it is all frozen in...

Solar eclipse will be in India at 1:30 in July. The solar eclipse on Friday will be a partial...

Both companies have been shooting for test flights by the end of this year. But the GAO report say...

Unfortunately, four alpaca, an emu and a fox were attacked and killed by the jaguar. The employee th...

Ireland made a commitment to a cleaner environment on Thursday after Parliament voted on a bill t...

The relocation of endangered animals involves sedating them for the journey and reviving them on arr...

Volunteers monitoring the whaling site photographed orange-clad crews examining the massive carcass....

SpaceIL and the state-owned Israel Aerospace Industries presented the new spacecraft, which took eig...

If the December launch goes well, the Israeli flag may grace the Moon by next February. The trio f...

The national weather forecaster says the storm is now off the coast of Carolina and is expected to b...

Today, the third try was the charm and Progress MS-09 lifted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in...

Justice Clarence Thomas has assets listed between $695,000 to $1.7 million, which is the least amo...

The lunar landing will culminate eight years of intensive collaboration between SpaceIL and IAI, and...

A Florida student, who is also a model, says she's lucky to be alive after being bitten by a shark...

Flight controllers placed the planet-hunting spacecraft into hibernation last week to save energy. I...

Airbus has won two studies from the European Space Agency (ESA) to design a Sample Fetch Rover ...

When diluted, the pigments appear a light pink. For the study, published in the Proceedings of th...

Well, that would be by way of a new so-called " strawless lid ", which will become standard for all...

Eye formation is typically an indication of winds reaching the minimum hurricane threshold at 74 mil...

Pruitt will be replaced by acting administrator Andrew Wheeler . Within the Agency Scott has done a...

Starbucks pledged to remove plastic straws from more than 28,000 stores by providing two types of ...

Beryl is no more than an area of disorganized showers and storms this morning, but it will bring ra...

By 2020, it says that all iced coffee, espresso, and tea beverages will come with strawless lids...

The theory proposed by Albert Einstein in 1916 spoke of gravity as a outcome of space-time's inheren...

But, as the particles carry electric charge, the magnetic field of the solar system and Earth deflec...

A tropical depression is a low-pressure system with thunderstorms that produce maximum winds of ab...

Forecasters said Beryl was expected to strengthen some more in the next few days but predicted it wo...

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Because locked in the amber with it was evidence of how insects helped with pollination long before ...

BRACE yourself for a wet and windy weekend, as the sub-tropical Storm Ernesto hits the United King...

The letter , released Thursday, defends Brennan, whose security clearance was revoked in what cri...

SpaceX president and COO Gwynne Shotwell told reporters on Monday the private rocket manufacturer ...