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SpaceX Falcon Heavy will carry the remains of 152 people into space

SpaceX's rocket nose cone-catching vessel GO Ms. Tree (formerly known as Mr. Steven ) will attempt to catch the payload fairing as it plunges from space with...


SpaceX Successfully Launches Falcon Heavy Rocket, Fails to Recover Center Core

It was the military's first ride on a recycled rocket. The payloads on the satellites Falcon Heavy is putting into orbit include an atomic clock NASA ...


Hackers Breached NASA JPL Using a $25 Raspberry Pi Computer

In 2011, hackers gained full access to JPL's servers and stole approximately 87GB of data, while a more recent hack in April 2018 saw attackers stealing aro...


Coal industry reacts to new EPA rule

There's no denying "the fact that fossil fuels will continue to be an important part of the mix", he said. "Other states, like West Virginia, would probably c...


A 'strawberry moon' is coming: What you need to know

This is expected to be around 4:31 a.m. on June 17. This full Moon , called the Strawberry Moon , gets its name from the Algonquin tribes in North America, wh...


The sweetest moon of them all rises Monday morning

So you're not disappointed or confused, first things first: The moon isn't going to actually look like a big, round strawberry. Indian tribes in northeastern No...


SpaceX launches Canadian Radarsat satellites from Vandenberg Air Force Base

The first stage separated a few minutes into flight and headed back to the coastal base, extended its legs and set down on a landing zone. The rocket was lau...


Superflares Ejected By The Sun Might Ruin The Earth In The Future

Superflares used to be thought of as a younger-star phenomenon, researchers said in a statement about the new study , but the new work suggests it can happen o...


United Kingdom commits to 'net zero'emissions by 2050

The radical move recommended by the government's climate-change adviser has won backing from across the political spectrum even as debate about leaving the Euro...


NASA Spots 'Star Trek' Starfleet Logo 'Dune Footprints' on Mars

The lava flowed out over the plain and around the dunes, but not over them. The likeness did not go unnoticed by one of Star Trek's biggest stars, William Sha...


Canada passes 'Free Willy' law banning captivity of whales and dolphins

Whales and dolphins that already live in captivity will be "grandfathered" into the bill, according to the CBC , so Canadian theme parks will be allowed to kee...


Canada Put A Ban On Single-use Plastics

Canada is up to changing the rules of polluting the surroundings as Canada has joined hands with the global movement to stop the use of single-use plastics. At...


You`re consuming plastic equivalent to one credit card every week

Coming mostly from the tap and especially bottled water , almost invisible bits of polymer were also found in shellfish , beer and salt , scientists and th...


NASA Opening International Space Station to Travelers for $35000 a Night

The missions can be up to 30 days each. Our goal is to foster a robust ecosystem in low-Earth orbit from which we can purchase services as one of many customers...


Single-use plastics ban not expected to hurt petrochemical growth in Canada

The European Union Parliament overwhelmingly voted in March to impose a wide-ranging ban on single-use plastics to counter pollution from discarded items th...


Gulf of Mexico’s oxygen-starved ‘dead zone’ approaches record size

The largest gulf dead zone ever recorded-8,776 square miles-occurred in 2017. The forecast was released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administratio...


See Jupiter And Its Moons This Week While It’s Closest To Earth

Opposition means Jupiter will be aligned with Earth and the sun such that Earth sits right in the middle of the two. This will make it easier to see Jupiter's ...


Trudeau announces plan to ban single-use plastics as early as 2021

Across Canada , people throw away more than 3 million tons of plastic waste per year, and about a third of all plastics are single-use items like straws and sh...


President Trump Appears to Throw Cold Water on NASA Moon Push

The tweet had stargazers scratching their heads, as the Moon is not a part of Mars, and the tweet contradicted the president's previous statements about his pla...


This month you can see Jupiter and its largest moons with binoculars

As a result, Jupiter rises above our horizon around sunset and remains visible throughout the night. So for those who want a closer look at Jupiter , June ...