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Lord Deben criticises vehicle and housebuilding industries for climate change record

The Committee on Climate Change's (CCC) latest annual progress on efforts to tackle emissions, which was published today (28 June), contains an analysis sho...


Trump Supreme Court pick set for July 9; two women under consideration

Wade . The short list includes two women, he said . Ninety percent of Democrats said the vacancy would make them more likely to vote for a Democratic Sen...


India's quest for trillion-dollar nuclear fuel on moon

There are an estimated 1 million metric tons of helium-3 embedded in the moon , though only about a quarter of that realistically could be brought to Earth, sa...


The Bubble: Kennedy ensured legacy by retiring before midterms, conservatives say

There is no nominee yet, but Trump indicated on Friday he will likely pick from a short list of roughly five candidates, all of which have bona fides among ...


Battle Over Trump SCOTUS Nominee Could Break Bank

WASHINGTON-President Donald Trump said on Friday that he planned to interview one or two candidates to fill Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's seat t...


Organic molecules on Saturn's moon indicate possibility of life

Back in 2005, the spacecraft sent back images of icy jets erupting from beneath the frozen surface of the moon's vast saltwater oceans. In their paper, the ...


Heathrow airport: MPs vote in favour of runway expansion

Matt Rodda, who represents Reading East, voted against. This week's vote by Members of the UK Parliament (MPs) to back plans to build a third runway at Lon...


A Strawberry Moon will sweeten up the night sky tonight

CDT. According to Space.Com, when the moon crosses paths with Saturn - which will be closer to Earth than any other time of the year - it will appear pinkish as...


Covered nearly 300 million kilometers: Japanese probe reached the asteroid Ryu

It will stay with the asteroid for 18 months before heading back to Earth with its samples. In the meantime, JAXA researchers are going to invest a long time ...


More delay, a cost for NASA’s next-generation space telescope

The agency originally planned to launch the telescope in October. The James Webb Space Telescope will be an incredibly useful tool when it finally makes it in...


Democrats warn rights are 'on the line' in coming Supreme Court fight

Collins said Thursday that although she wouldn't ask Trump's pick how he or she would rule on specific issues, she always presses judicial nominees about thei...


Thunderstorms to usher in 'extreme heat event' for Canada Day long weekend

Blame a persistent flow from the Gulf of Mexico, which will bring hot and humid air, Environment Canada said. The agency also says overnight low temperatures ...


Japan probe arrives at asteroid after nearly four-year space odyssey

In order to collect samples from underneath the asteroid's surface, the Hayabusa 2 spacecraft will be blasting Ryugu with a two-kilogram (four-pound) copper p...


Century's longest lunar eclipse to be visible in Taiwan

This is because the full moon happens to coincide next month with the point at which the moon's orbit is furthest away from the earth , so it will take longer ...


Toronto police release videos of deadly shooting hoping to identify suspect

According to MyNewsGh.com Janas Nyarko was pronounced dead after being rushed to the Toronto trauma centre. The spokesperson said two patients died at the sce...


Syncrude outage expected to boost heavy oil prices

Suncor, the majority partner in the project with nearly 59 per cent, has repeatedly said it can boost production and performance at Syncrude. The analysts say...


The lowest temperature on earth is -98 degrees

Since it is impossible to install a weather station in the area, Scambos and his team looked at satellite data from 2003 to 2016 to see just how cold it got in ...


Night Sky Webcasts: Slooh's Full Flower Moon Webcast

For the month of June, Thursday evening and early Friday morning will be your best bet to see the full mini-Strawberry Moon. That's because it will be farther f...


‘Once in a blue dune’: NASA shares striking image of Martian crater

Its composition is also different from other dunes on Lyot Crater which is located in the Northern Hemisphere of Mars. NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter wa...


156,335 Shares in Kinder Morgan (KMI) Acquired by PVG Asset Management Corp

Sital Mody, chief commercial officer of Kinder Morgan Natural Gas Midstream, said, "By contracting for space on KMI's extensive intrastate systems, the proj...