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Climate emergency: Activists scale Sydney Harbour Bridge in protest

Climate emergency: Activists scale Sydney Harbour Bridge in protest

Earlier in the operation ten people were arrested. The protesters unfurled banners demanding action on climate change as they abseiled from underneath the pedestrian walkway on the western side of t...

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When Earth’s gravity meets a shrinking Moon, lunar quakes shake it up

When Earth’s gravity meets a shrinking Moon, lunar quakes shake it up

Besides basic financing, the mission will also require the most powerful rocket ever designed, a new launch system, a fresh approach to lunar landing systems, a floating "gateway" station between Ea...

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Texas explorer completes deepest ocean dive in history

Texas explorer completes deepest ocean dive in history

Titanic director and frequent diver James Cameron set the previous record in 2012. The team believes it has discovered four new species of prawn-like crustaceans called amphipods, saw a creature ...

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Bill Nye goes on expletive-filled rant about climate change

No, of course not. Nothing's free, you idiots. Nye's comments came during a segment about climate change and the highly-debated Green New Deal supported by Rep. I didn't mind explaining photos...

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New study suggests the Moon may be shrinking

New study suggests the Moon may be shrinking

Researchers suggested these faults were evidence of lunar tectonics, although it was unclear how recent this activity was. Although the Apollo instruments recorded their last quake shortly before th...

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Deepest ever dive finds plastic bag at bottom of Mariana Trench

In the depths, during those five dives, they discovered red and yellow rocky outcrops that could be chemical deposits or bacterial mats, which are made by chemosynthetic microbes, meaning they can con...

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Jeff Bezos unveils new Moon-lander from Blue Origin

Jeff Bezos unveils new Moon-lander from Blue Origin

The lander's unveiling came as Bezos outlined in a lengthy monologue his broader vision to build an infrastructure that would sustain the colonisation of space by future generations of humans and shif...

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Behold this ancient crowd of galaxies in deep, deep space

Behold this ancient crowd of galaxies in deep, deep space

NASA posted an image of these ancient structures, one of which was born over 13 billion years ago , relatively soon after the Big Bang likely created the universe. By being focused on the spot fo...

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Virgin Galactic is moving its spaceship and crew to Spaceport America

Virgin Galactic is moving its spaceship and crew to Spaceport America

Branson plans to be on the first operational flight, but it's unclear when exactly that will take place as the company moves through the final phases of its testing program. With this change, New Mexi...

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SpaceX, NASA Space Mission Doomed To Fail? New Test Ends In Failure

SpaceX, NASA Space Mission Doomed To Fail? New Test Ends In Failure

A Dragon spacecraft exploded last month during an engine test, and now NASA's director of human spaceflight tells Congress that SpaceX also experienced an issue with its parachutes during a separa...

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Landmark UN plastic waste pact gets approved but not by US

Landmark UN plastic waste pact gets approved but not by US

The Geneva meeting amended the 1989 Basel Convention on the control of hazardous wastes to include plastic waste in a legally-binding framework. An estimated 100 million tons of plastic is now...

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Houston Ship Channel closed after barge, vessel collide

Houston Ship Channel closed after barge, vessel collide

A safety zone also was set up that expanded shipping restrictions to light 66 and up to but not including the Bayport Ship Channel, officials said. The barges were loaded with the gasoline blend sto...

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NASA telescope spies unusual galaxies from dawn of the universe

NASA telescope spies unusual galaxies from dawn of the universe

When the first-star burst life in the universe, still remains a mystery. It's unknown when the universe's first stars appeared, however, evidence suggests that between approximately 100 million to 2...

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Mississippi River expected to crest Monday on the St. Louis Riverfront

Mississippi River expected to crest Monday on the St. Louis Riverfront

The flooding Mississippi River is inundating farmland and forcing people from their homes as high water levels make their way downstream. The river crested Monday in downtown St. National Weather Se...

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Suskityrannus Hazelae: New Relative of Tyrannosaurus Rex Discovered

Suskityrannus Hazelae: New Relative of Tyrannosaurus Rex Discovered

Over twenty years ago in the deserts of western New Mexico, paleontologists discovered the partial skeletons of two unknown dinosaurs. He was with three times longer than taller and weighed between ...

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Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to announce plans for moon mission

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to announce plans for moon mission

Blue Origin will test fire the BE-7 rocket engine for the first time later this summer. Blue has also discussed a human outpost on the moon. He added that Blue Origin can help NASA meet its new time...

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Jeff Bezos says Blue Origin will land humans on moon by 2024

At a Washington DC, press conference , the jeans- and blazer-clad Amazon CEO showed off a circular craft called "Blue Moon" that is created to land on and bounce back off the moon's surface. "This ti...

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Britain just went a week without using any coal power

Britain just went a week without using any coal power

Coal has historically been at the cornerstone of the UK's electricity mix since the 19 century but now accounts for less than 10% of national power output. And he said: "Operating a zero-carbon elect...

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Rex cousin you could literally look down on

Rex cousin you could literally look down on

Suskityrannus was around 2.7 to 3.6 meters long, it stood from 0.6 to 0.9 meter at the hips, and it weighed no more than 40 kilograms. Reconstruction of the tyrannosauroid Suskityrannus hazelae f...

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This New Plastic Can Be Endlessly Recycled

This New Plastic Can Be Endlessly Recycled

All plastics, from water bottles to automobile parts, are made up of large molecules called polymers, which are composed of repeating units of shorter carbon-containing compounds called monomers. Chri...

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Asteroid simulation sparks scary outcome for New York City

Asteroid simulation sparks scary outcome for New York City

The simulation began with an alert warning the group that an asteroid with a diameter of about 330 to 1,000 feet has been calculated with a 1 percent chance of crashing on Earth on April 29, 2027. It ...

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Mars’ giant dust storms could be behind the planet’s water loss

Mars’ giant dust storms could be behind the planet’s water loss

Insight, for the first time, a "marsquake" after detecting faint rumbles beneath the surface since December, when it placed its seismometer down to begin its mission. By measuring the dust build up, N...

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SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft successfully docks with ISS

SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft successfully docks with ISS

A SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft effectively advanced toward the International Space Station (ISS), with around 5,500 lbs of NASA cargo and science experiments. The capsule is also expected to bring...

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About 16 Years Worth Of Hubble Space Telescope Data In One Picture

Have you seen the fantastic view of our distant universe that Hubble scientists recently revealed? These limelight-hogging celestial objects create awesome scenes - especially when viewed through a ...

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SpaceX Launch World's First Commercial Lunar Lander

SpaceX Launch World's First Commercial Lunar Lander

The 1,290-pound (585 kg) spacecraft was built by Israeli nonprofit space venture SpaceIL and state-owned defence contractor Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI ) with $100 million furnished nearly e...

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Collision Between Two Neutron Stars Observed By Scientists

Collision Between Two Neutron Stars Observed By Scientists

When two neutron stars collide, they not only send out gravitational waves but also light. Neutron stars are small yet incredibly dense stellar objects, and are the collapsed remains of imploded s...

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SpaceX's Dragon capsule docks with International Space Station

SpaceX's Dragon capsule docks with International Space Station

We also got to see the smooth deployment of the solar panels affixed to the Dragon capsule. My crew and I are proud to be part of this today, representing the dedicated teams of talented people who...

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Japanese private rocket reaches space for first time

Japanese private rocket reaches space for first time

Interstellar Technology Inc. explained the unmanned MOMO-3 rocket exceeded 100 km (60 miles) in elevation before falling in the Pacific Ocean. The unmanned rocket named MOMO-3 took off Saturday from...

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Love Coffee? New Study Explores The Real Reason You Prefer Bitter Drinks

Love Coffee? New Study Explores The Real Reason You Prefer Bitter Drinks

The researchers found that it is the psychoactive properties of the drinks that is responsible for a person's preference of sweet or bitter, rather than than variations in one's taste genes, highlig...

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SpaceX Dragon Spacecraft Heads to ISS With Cargo After Successful Launch

SpaceX Dragon Spacecraft Heads to ISS With Cargo After Successful Launch

Both problems were quickly resolved with equipment replacements: a power-switching unit in orbit and a generator at sea. Minutes after liftoff, SpaceX landed its brand new, first-stage booster on th...

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