Monday, 27 May, 2019
NASA mission to get closer to sun than ever before

NASA mission to get closer to sun than ever before

By the last orbits of its nominal mission, in 2024 and 2025, the spacecraft will be less than 10 sol...

Perseid meteor shower best seen next weekend

And this coming week we'll see what many astronomers consider the very best of all meteor showers - ...

Heat warning issued for Barrie and area

Overnight minimums will only fall to 20 degrees Celsius, providing little relief. The region is pr...

Rogue planet with mystical aurora discovered drifting beyond our solar system

It also boasts scorching surface temperatures of around 1,500 degrees Fahrenheit. That's because spo...

John was located about 320 miles (510 km) southwest of Cabo Corrientes, Mexico, and 435 miles (700 k...

It will continue to be hot and humid with a chance for afternoon showers and thunderstorms each day,...

PDT update. The volcano is in the middle of a three-month eruption of lava which has been spewing ...

This is not the first time SpaceX has successfully relaunched one of its rockets, but it is the f...

Now, we know the names of those launches' first passengers. "Space has transformed the American wa...

The massive planet is 20 light years away from Earth. She said that SIMP "is giving us some surp...

The bloom is an annual event in the waters around Florida and it usually breaks up with the wind and...

This will be Ms. Mann's first launch, having joined the astronaut corps in 2013. The move marks a ...

According to KRTV, Lindsey Jones shot the encounter which occurred on July 31at Yellowstone Nationa...

Ever since the Space Shuttle Program ended, American astronauts have been paying for seats on Russ...

CHIME stands for Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment Telescope, and has four 100-meter-l...

US President Donald Trump also praised the news while giving himself a pat on the back: " NASA , whi...

Unlike numerous other days we set aside each year to mark a special occasion, Earth Overshoot Day ...

NASA plans to announce its final decision on the crews - two astronauts for each of the four crewed...

One of the proposed methods of pumping more Carbon dioxide into the red planet's atmosphere is...

The Natural Resources Council of ME said the changes will result in more harmful pollutants drif...

Each company's new ship could be test-launched (without any astronauts inside) by the end of the yea...

Transport has become the largest sector source of greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S., as cheap fue...

This equates to using up 1.7 earths . If we make changes, we have the potential to return to using ...

On Tuesday, July 31, Mars will make its closest approach to Earth in 15 years , according to N...

It's a question that has prompted a global call to action: how do you best eliminate single-use plas...

And for everything that the special investigation has thrown up, there is no publicly known clear ev...

For about two months between July 7 and September 7, Mars will glow even brighter, outshining Jupit...

Over its two-year primary mission TESS will be able to observe about 85 percent of the sky, spending...

Observatories across the U.S. are hosting Mars-viewing events. Importance of Mars Opposition Onc...

An animal that appears to be a hybrid of a rough-toothed dolphin and a melon-headed whale was spotte...

The rule allowed truck manufacturers to rig new tractor-trailer trucks with older, dirtier diesel ...

During an eclipse , most of the light from the Sun is blocked by the Earth as the moon travels ...

It can best be viewed from Australia, New Zealand, Europe, Africa and Asia. The lunar eclipse wi...

Mars will shine bright and look bigger between now and Tuesday. The visit will see Mars come into ...

The science experts explain the total lunar eclipse when the earth passes directly between the sun...

The city of Santa Barbara , California, is taking the anti-plastic straw crusade to new heights of ...

The orbits of stars near the Milky Way's super-massive black hole. Called gravitational lensing, r...

However, this eclipse will last for a very long time: one hour and 43 minutes. As the sunlight...

But now, after analyzing data collected by the Mars Express orbiter over the past 15 years, scientis...

After seeing what possibly could be dark streaks of salty water that flowed down the Martian dune du...

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