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Hurricane Michael brings devastation to Florida

Hurricane Michael brings devastation to Florida

A structure in Panama City Beach was no match for Michael's winds, as the home under construction collapsed an hour prior to the Category 4 storm's eyewall coming ashore. The fate of about 280 resid...

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State of Emergency issued for North Carolina ahead of Hurricane Michael

State of Emergency issued for North Carolina ahead of Hurricane Michael

Tropical storm force winds are expected to arrive Thursday morning in the Grand Strand, with the National Weather Service warning about possible tornadoes and flash flooding. Bonnie Griffith, owner of...

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Trouble for Hubble: gyro fails on space telescope

Trouble for Hubble: gyro fails on space telescope

Right now [the Hubble Space Telescope] is in safe mode while we figure out what to do". NASA positioned its acclaimed Hubble Space Telescope in a safe technique due to gyroscope issues the s...

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Report Says Jupiter's Moon Europa Has Ice Spikes

Report Says Jupiter's Moon Europa Has Ice Spikes

Some of these spikes are 50 feet tall and could pose a hazard to future missions landing on the moon. Penitentes are composed of snow and ice , and they arise through sublimation - a chemical pro...

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WHITE HOUSE: Trump questions global report on climate change

WHITE HOUSE: Trump questions global report on climate change

Leaders from countries such as Botswana and Namibia can not let-up on the global stage in pushing for nation states to make good on, and further improve, their pledges to cut greenhouse gas emissi...

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CBBC Newsround: Scientist warning over climate change and global warming

CBBC Newsround: Scientist warning over climate change and global warming

Increasingly, you don't have to convince Australian farmers of that. The stunning statistics were released Monday in a report by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change , whi...

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MI man's doorstop is $100,000 meteorite

MI man's doorstop is $100,000 meteorite

It was not until recently that he made a decision to examine his rock. According to UPI .com, the man, who has asked to remain anonymous knew the 22-pound rock came from outer space ever since he...

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NASA video shows looming Hurricane Michael from space

NASA video shows looming Hurricane Michael from space

Anxious meteorologists said it had the potential of becoming one of the worst storms in the history of Florida's Panhandle. "Those that have chosen not to evacuate and they're on our coast, it's t...

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Hurricane Michael strengthens as it heads toward Gulf of Mexico

Hurricane Michael strengthens as it heads toward Gulf of Mexico

Michael will arrive as an " extremely dangerous " storm Wednesday afternoon with winds of 145 miles per hour, the National Hurricane Center said in its 8 a.m. "This is a part of the Gulf of Mexico ...

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Richard Branson says Virgin's first space launch is 'weeks' away

Richard Branson says Virgin's first space launch is 'weeks' away

Virgin Galactic has conducted three manned test flights in the Earth's atmosphere this year, after a hiatus to recover from a fatal accident in 2014. " We will be in space with people not too lo...

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U.N. Ignores Economics Of Climate

U.N. Ignores Economics Of Climate

It was Trump's first reaction to the report , which says that the Earth surface has warmed one degree Celsius (1.8 degrees Fahrenheit ) and is on track toward an unliveable 3C or 4C rise. In additio...

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Meet your new Spock in trailer for 'Star Trek: Discovery' season 2

Meet your new Spock in trailer for 'Star Trek: Discovery' season 2

First the news out of the panel! Series newcomer Ethan Peck explained what we can expect from Spock this season: "We have to start Spock in a place where we see how he becomes the Spock we know ...

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Hurricane Michael expected to rapidly intensify; Tropical Storm Watch for Mississippi

Hurricane Michael expected to rapidly intensify; Tropical Storm Watch for Mississippi

Michael surprised forecasters Monday when an investigating flight found the storm more organized than expected and growing stronger. "Historically, hurricanes that approach the Florida coast in this...

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US Gulf Coast bracing for ‘monstrous’ Hurricane Michael

US Gulf Coast bracing for ‘monstrous’ Hurricane Michael

As the storm moved north it battered Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula and western Cuba with drenching rains and winds of up to 80 miles per hour (130 kph), the Miami-based hurricane centre said. "Today ...

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Hubble Space Telescope Malfunction Won't Last Long, NASA Says

Failing gyroscopes are not uncommon, so Hubble was equipped with six new ones (which included backups in case of failure) on a 2009 mission to service the telescope, which was launched all the way...

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Strange Light in Sky Is A Rocket Launch

Strange Light in Sky Is A Rocket Launch

People across Southern California, from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, were treated to a stunning light show moving across the darkened horizon on Sunday night. A graphic explaining sonic booms, provide...

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Florida Air Force bases eye incoming Hurricane Michael

Florida Air Force bases eye incoming Hurricane Michael

Tropical Storm Michael is now east of the Yucatan Peninsula and expected to strengthen to a hurricane before making landfall around the Florida panhandle. Michael became a tropical storm on Sunda...

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Weird light in Arizona sky is from SpaceX launch

Weird light in Arizona sky is from SpaceX launch

The primary objective of the mission was to place the SAOCOM 1A satellite into space, but SpaceX also wanted to expand its recovery of first-stage boosters to its launch site at Vandenberg Air For...

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Voyager Probe 2 May Be Close to Interstellar Space

Voyager Probe 2 May Be Close to Interstellar Space

Launched in 1977 , Voyager 2 spacecraft is now nearly 11 billion miles from Earth or more than 118 times the distance between Earth and the Sun . Voyager 2 has been travelling through the outer ...

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Rock used as doorstop for decades identified as $100K meteorite

Rock used as doorstop for decades identified as $100K meteorite

Central Michigan University CMU geology faculty member Mona Sirbescu holds the 22.5 pound meteorite used as a doorstop for decades. "For 18 years, the answer has been categorically "no" - meteo...

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SpaceX's Falcon 9 Rocket Puts on Light Show in Tonight's Sky

SpaceX's Falcon 9 Rocket Puts on Light Show in Tonight's Sky

Proving out a successful booster retrieval system on the West Coast marks another step in SpaceX's drive to increase rocket reusability and as a result drive down the cost of access to space. By the...

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Major intervention needed to reduce global warming, Greenpeace says

The 48th plenary session of the Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change ( IPCC ) held in Songdo city of South Korea from October 1 to 5 has prepared the report, the Ministry of Forest and Environme...

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Tropical disturbance near Gulf of Mexico likely to develop further, experts say

Tropical disturbance near Gulf of Mexico likely to develop further, experts say

We could see some tropical downpours and storms here in the Midlands, all depending on the track of this potential system. The Hurricane Center said environmental conditions were becoming more favor...

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First suspected 'exomoon' discovered 8000 light-years away

First suspected 'exomoon' discovered 8000 light-years away

NASA's upcoming James Webb Space Telescope is expected to "clean up" the satellite search, allowing astronomers to target larger planets that are farther from their star than Earth is from the Su...

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Quebec's Premier-designate Francois Legault outlines short-term plans

Quebec's Premier-designate Francois Legault outlines short-term plans

He said he wants to build a "strong Quebec inside Canada" and to reduce Quebec's dependence on equalization payments from the federal government. But the first provincial government since the 1960s ...

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Discovered First Compelling Evidence For A Moon Outside Our Solar System

Discovered First Compelling Evidence For A Moon Outside Our Solar System

Observations of the light curves made by the Hubble Space Telescope reveals two anomalies, clues that there might be something else lurking there too. The observation period, however, ended before t...

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MI man's doorstop rock turns out to be a $100000 meteorite

An examination found that the rock is an iron-nickel meteorite composed of mostly iron with 12 percent nickel. David says his kids took the space rock to "show and tell" at school. This year, the ma...

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Meteorite used as doorstop for decades worth $100,000

A MI man recently learned that a rock he's been using as a doorstop is a meteorite worth $100,000. When the new owner moved after a few years, he took the rock with him and continued to use it as ...

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Chemistry Nobel 2018 Winners Include Fifth Female Laureate Ever

Chemistry Nobel 2018 Winners Include Fifth Female Laureate Ever

Winter used Smith's phage display method to create new kinds of antibodies. Sir Gregory's American co-laureates are Professor Frances Arnold , from the California Institute of Technology , and P...

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NASA Plans Spacewalk To Scrutinize Tiny ISS Hole

NASA Plans Spacewalk To Scrutinize Tiny ISS Hole

The hole has since been fixed with tape and sealant, stopping the oxygen break, and authorities said the current group, comprising of three USA space explorers, two Russian cosmonauts and one German, ...

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