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Researchers warn that Earth risks a lasting and risky

Researchers warn that Earth risks a lasting and risky "hothouse" state

How realistic is " Hothouse Earth"? In such a climate catastrophe rivers would flood, storms would cause serious issues in coastal areas and coral reefs would die out, this could all happen by th...

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SpaceX Falcon 9 Lifts Off In Florida, Places Indonesian Satellite In Orbit

SpaceX Falcon 9 Lifts Off In Florida, Places Indonesian Satellite In Orbit

The Merah Putih satellite will provide C-band telecommunications services over Indonesia and India. A Block 4-core was used to launch the SES-10 satellite, the Block 4's first journey was 12 months pr...

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The first astronauts have been selected for a ride on commercial rockets

The first astronauts have been selected for a ride on commercial rockets

Both Boeing and SpaceX say their spacecraft, the CST-100 Starliner and the Crew Dragon , respectively, will be ready for launch sometime next year. He's previously spent more than 40 days in sp...

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Red tide cited after manatees, thousands of fish found dead in Florida

Red tide cited after manatees, thousands of fish found dead in Florida

Red tide is not the only algae outbreak that has killed marine life in Florida, with a blue-green algae bloom - that started in Lake Okeechobee - poisoning freshwater rivers in the region. The Flori...

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Astronauts Picked for SpaceX, Boeing Capsule Test Flights

Astronauts Picked for SpaceX, Boeing Capsule Test Flights

Indian-origin US astronaut Sunita Williams is among the nine astronauts named by NASA who will fly the first missions into space on commercially provided rockets and capsules, starting next yea...

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Radio telescope picks up new frequency in space ZlotoNews

Radio telescope picks up new frequency in space ZlotoNews

Fast radio bursts are extremely uncommon and were first discovered in 2007 with only a handful observed ever since. A new bulletin from The Astronomer's Telegram reported that the brand new radio ...

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Mysterious 'rogue' planet spotted outside solar system

Mysterious 'rogue' planet spotted outside solar system

The giant planet lies just 20 light-years from Earth and was spotted with the Very Large Array (VLA) telescope in New Mexico, thereby becoming the first planetary-mass object to ever be detected throu...

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Massive tornado on ground in Alonsa, Man.

Massive tornado on ground in Alonsa, Man.

She said the house was empty at the time and no one was hurt. No other deaths or injuries have been reported, though multiple campers and trees had been knocked over nearby. Some people reported see...

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Death Valley Tentatively Sets the World Record for Hottest Month Ever

Death Valley Tentatively Sets the World Record for Hottest Month Ever

That eclipses the record set in Death Valley in July 2017 when the average was 107.4Fs (41.89C). The daily high was 127 degrees Fahrenheit four days in a row in July, the park service said. "But is ...

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Nasa names astronauts for first commercial flights

Nasa names astronauts for first commercial flights

What makes the mission stand out even more is the fact that Ferguson is retired from NASA and now works for Boeing . After years of vehicle development and building anticipation, the National Aer...

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Grieving orca highlights plight of endangered whales

Grieving orca highlights plight of endangered whales

While still sad, this is good news for experts who were anxious that the mother whale, also known as J-35, would tire from her tour of grief, now going on its ninth day, and fall behind her pod. Tah...

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Air Force silent after huge meteor hits earth near U.S. military base

Air Force silent after huge meteor hits earth near U.S. military base

A 2.1 kiloton explosion over a US Air Force base in remote Iceland late last month is believed to have been the result of a meteor. Thule Air Base is the US's northernmost military outpost, residi...

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NASA to announce new astronaut class on Friday

Crew members have worked years with companies to get here and they said they can not wait for the flights to begin next year. " NASA's Commercial Crew Program will return human spaceflight laun...

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Scientists predict major increase in heatwave deaths as world warms

Scientists predict major increase in heatwave deaths as world warms

And extreme heat has been blamed for hundreds of deaths, while risky wildfires have raced through neighborhoods in the western United States, Greece and as far north as the Arctic Circle. Guo Yuming, ...

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United Utilities cancels hosepipe ban

United Utilities cancels hosepipe ban

The first hosepipe ban of the summer that would have affected seven million people in England has been called off. Why was the ban called off? . United Utilities had said on Tuesday that there...

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Why Trump’s looser emission standards are mixed blessing for automakers

The administration said the freeze would boost US oil consumption by about 500,000 barrels of oil a day by the 2030s, and argued it would prevent up to 1,000 traffic fatalities per year by reducing ...

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A closer look at SpaceX's and Boeing's Commercial Crew Spacecraft

A closer look at SpaceX's and Boeing's Commercial Crew Spacecraft

NASA's Commercial Crew Program , as it's called, will soon launch launch one uncrewed and two crewed test flights of each new spacecraft. Also, the organization will declare the crew tasks for t...

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Trump administration to freeze fuel efficiency requirements

Trump administration to freeze fuel efficiency requirements

The Trump administration's proposal would cut off the average CAFE increases in 2020, when automakers will have to produce cars that get an average of 43.7 miles per gallon. Harris said. That woul...

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We already used up Earth’s resources for the year. It’s August

We already used up Earth’s resources for the year. It’s August

Global Footprint Network chief executive Mathis Wackernagel said: "As we mark Earth overshoot day , today may seem no different from yesterday - you still have the same food in your refrigerator"....

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How to watch the July 2018

How to watch the July 2018 "blood moon" online

This will make the Red Planet appear slightly larger, but most notably brighter in the sky. When the moon moves into the conical shaped shadow of the earth, it goes from being illuminated by t...

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NASA's exoplanet-hunting TESS satellite crosses our galaxy, begins big search beyond

NASA's exoplanet-hunting TESS satellite crosses our galaxy, begins big search beyond

The mission is expected to find thousands of new planets, some of which could potentially support life. This is when a planet passes in front of its star (from an observer's point of view) causing a p...

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Plastic bag backlash: Coles to hand out free reusable bags 'indefinitely'

Coles have backflipped again on its vow to dump single-use plastic bags. Coles defended its decision saying customers suggested they needed more time to make the transition to reusable bags. "It'...

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Stop And Look Up: Mars Is Super Close To Earth Right Now

Stop And Look Up: Mars Is Super Close To Earth Right Now

MARS is set to be visible in the skies above Ireland on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, with the Red Planet set to pass closer to Earth than it has been at any time in the last 15 years. But th...

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Trump lawyer Giuliani 'confused' to claim attorney-client privilege: Cohen lawyer

Trump lawyer Giuliani 'confused' to claim attorney-client privilege: Cohen lawyer

President Donald Trump's legal team is on the attack against former Trump lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen, saying he violated attorney-client privilege by releasing a taped conversation of him and Tr...

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Heatwaves 'more likely amid global warming'

Heatwaves 'more likely amid global warming'

Analysis of temperatures from Dublin suggest man-made climate change made the heatwave an estimated two times more likely, while in Copenhagen the odds increased by a factor of five. Friederike Otto ,...

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Life on Mars? - Giant liquid water lake found under Martian ice - Ireland

Life on Mars? - Giant liquid water lake found under Martian ice - Ireland

The planets were photographed near opposition , when the Sun, Earth and an outer planet are lined up, with Earth sitting in between the Sun and the outer planet. This very almost coincides with its [...

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Half whale, half dolphin . . . just call me a wolphin

Half whale, half dolphin . . . just call me a wolphin

What the researchers discovered was a hybrid of a melon-headed whale and a rough-toothed dolphin. Baird continued to explain that the "morphological appearance" of the animal promoted researchers to...

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EPA will enforce 'glider truck' limits after states sue

EPA will enforce 'glider truck' limits after states sue

Wheeler cited lawsuit against the policy by environmental groups and states, the court's action to halt it and a 1995 internal EPA policy that sought to greatly restrict how often EPA decides not to...

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Astronauts Capture The Blood Moon From Space, And The Photos Are Breathtaking

Astronauts Capture The Blood Moon From Space, And The Photos Are Breathtaking

But a small amount of light does actually pass through the outer parts of the Earth's atmosphere and reflect off the moon . Meanwhile, Mars is now traveling closer to Earth than it has since 2003...

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Once in a century lunar eclipse

Once in a century lunar eclipse

India will see the longest lunar eclipse in a century over the night of July 27, and the early hours of July 28. "The moon is always in ideal line with the Sun and the Earth, so we don't get a ...

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