Research

Some of the universe's earliest galaxies circle the Milky Way

A long, long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away. The research group gave to the world their findings , and apparently, Ursa Major I, Bootes I, Segue-1 and T...


New Arctic Lakes Could Soon Be a Major Source of Atmospheric Methane

Also germane to the discussion is the fact that this region under the Arctic landscape contains a huge reserve of organic carbon that has, until recently, been ...


Judge Orders Trump to Reinstate Waters of the US Rule

Just when farmers thought they had some time for the Trump Administration to save the day and fix the Obama-written Waters of the USA rule, a SC judge comes i...


Lane rapidly strengthens to Category 2 hurricane

Hurricane Lane is the sixth hurricane of the 2018 Pacific season and is projected to cross into the central Pacific on Saturday. Hurricane Lane maintained its...


Beetle preserved in amber reveals first insect-pollinated plant

But before angiosperms, animals like the 160-million-year-old Lichnomesopsyche gloriae , an extinct scorpionfly, used its 10-millimeter-long proboscis as a s...


Storm Ernesto Is Headed For Ireland This Weekend

Very humid and close with lows of 14 to 17 degrees Celsius. However, Sunday in Blackpool will then see heavy rain return from early morning to early in the af...


'Storm Ernesto' looks set to hit Ireland this weekend

Chances for development will wane over the weekend when unfavorable environmental conditions will greet it in the Caribbean Sea, but the system is still expecte...


Brace for extra-warm weather through 2022: study :: Kenya

The next four years will be "anomalously warm" as temperatures increase on top of the global warming trend, researchers have warned. "There is a high possibil...


Manned space mission by 2022: PM Modi during Independence Day speech

The conservative prime minister said that India would be only the fourth country - after Russian Federation, the United States and China - to launch its own m...


Subtropical Storm 'Not A Threat To Bermuda'

The term "subtropical" means the system now lacks the symmetrical characteristics of most tropical storms. But, it is forecast to become post-tropical by Friday...


NASA launched a new probe to study the Sun

It will fly directly through the Sun's atmosphere, as close as 3,8-million miles from its surface, closer to the surface than any spacecraft before it. So how d...


Florida Gov. Rick Scott declares state of emergency over red tide algae

The governor also includes Hillsborough and Pinellas counties, even though so far the Red Tide has not put in a confirmed appearance in either location. Part ...


NASA Launches Spacecraft for Closest-Ever Journey to the Sun

The probe is created to study the sun's ultra-hot outer atmosphere, called the corona , among other mysteries of our star. The mission had been expected to l...


Dolphins Wash Up Dead Off Florida Coast

Yes, but dont let Fido play with any dead fish or foam on the beach, and give him a thorough rinse with freshwater when hes done — before he gets in your auto, ...


Green Lights Captured Shooting Across The Sky During Meteor Shower

EST on August 12 (today) until 4 a.m. EST on August 13 (Monday). He said: "This year the moon will be near new moon, it will be a crescent, which means it wil...


Shark Teeth 25 Million Years Old Found By Amateur in Australia

According to reports , an amateur fossil enthusiast named Philip Mullaly recently found teeth that belonged to a Carcharocles angustidens , a shark that lived ...


NASA blasts off historic probe to touch Sun

The unmanned spacecraft aims to get closer than any human-made object in history to the center of our solar system. NASA on Sunday blasted off a $1.5 billion ...


NASA Launches Mission to 'Touch the Sun'

However, as per the latest update, the scheduled launch has been delayed. Parker Solar Probe will make its journey all the way to the Sun's atmosphere, or c...


'Awesome' Perseid meteor shower coming next week to a sky near you

The Perseids radiate from the constellation Perseus in the eastern horizon and is associated with the debris of comet Swift-Tuttle which last passed by Earth in...


Last Solar Eclipse of 2018 to Occur today

A solar eclipse or Surya Grahan is going to occur today when the moon will obstruct the way between the sun and the earth. The world will get to witness a ...