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Residents Prepare to Evacuate as Hurricane Michael Heads Toward Florida Panhandle

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 75 miles per hour with higher gusts, the National Hurricane Center said. Hurricane Michael is churning in the...


Hurricane Michael aftermath may cause record highs in northeast Florida

According to forecasts, "Michael" will sweep in from Florida to Maryland. "I would have to say at least as long as it did for Hurricane Andrew, and that took mo...


Two astronauts make emergency landing after Russian rocket malfunctions during lift-off

Nasa said they were "fine" while Russian news agencies reported that they were "as well as possible after experiencing such G-forces". "NASA Administrator J...


Unscathed by Hurricane Michael, Lake City friends test their luck

At least 388,000 utility customers lost power as Hurricane Michael crashed ashore -- with potentially catastrophic winds of 155 miles per hour -- between Pana...


U.S., Russian Astronauts Make Emergency Landing After Failed Space Launch

US and Russian officials said the crew was heading for an emergency landing in Kazakhstan at an unspecified time. "The crew are in good condition and in con...


Hurricane Michael sends Florida, Alabama residents scrambling: 'It's very chaotic'

Hurricane Michael , now a Category 2 storm, is expected to strike the Florida Panhandle as a Category 3 storm, bringing life-threatening storm surge and rainfal...


Video Shows Hurricane Michael Ripping Apart Buildings in Florida

The governors of North and SC urged residents to brace for more heavy rain and storm-force winds as Michael plows northward up the Atlantic seaboard. Foreca...


Man dies after tree hits home in Hurricane Michael

In the D.C. area, its effects are a couple days off and should be limited. The storm hit roared ashore along the Florida Panhandle, between Tyndall Air Force ...


Technical glitch hobbles Hubble Space Telescope

NASA is working to resume science operations of the Hubble Space Telescope after the spacecraft entered safe mode on Friday, October 5, shortly after 6:00 ...


The Jupiter will kill any mission NASA’s search for life, scientists warn

Astronomers didn't know what this meant, only that it suggested something weird was going on in Europa's ice. Europe is one of the most promising places to lo...


Donald Trump Sceptical Of UN Global Warming Report, Says Hasn't Read It

Is It A Big Deal? The scientists said the report was meant to guide more than just governments, however, and that action by everyone - including indiv...


PM not swayed by major climate report

An increase in temperatures of just 1.5C could destroy the Great Barrier Reef, a new report says. Coal is also Australia's largest export, according to McCorm...


'Most destructive storm to hit the Florida panhandle in decades'

Gaining frightening fury overnight, Hurricane Michael closed in Wednesday on the Florida Panhandle with potentially catastrophic winds of 145 miles per hour...


Two meteor showers to shine over Vietnam this month

A SPECTACULAR meteor shower will light up United Kingdom skies this month - here is when and how to see the Draconic Meteor Shower 2018 in the UK. The comet ...


Three counties ordered to evacuate as Hurricane Michael barrels toward Florida Panhandle

Speaking Monday to the International Association of Chiefs of Police convention in Orlando, Trump urged residents to heed local warnings and pledged the federal...


Virgin Galactic will be in space in "weeks not months", says Branson

Speaking to CNBC in Singapore on Tuesday, Branson was also bullish about the company's bid to kick off a new frontier of space tourism. In an interview with ...


Star Trek Discovery season two starts 17 January 2019

The cast did not elaborate on who or what this "red angel" was, but we can speculate that it could be an alien or something connected to Vulcan telepathy. Star ...


Scott Morrison Isn't Worried Enough About UN Report On Climate Change

Climate scientists have been studying the effect of a global temperature rise of 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit (2 degrees Celsius) over preindustrial levels and ha...


Climate change report urges immediate action

The IPCC , the UN's top climate panel, issued the report from Incheon, Republic of Korea, where for the past week, hundreds of scientists and government repr...


United Nations warns world must take "unprecedented" steps on global warming

Temperatures would be 1.5C higher between 2030 and 2052 if the world continued at its current pace, it warned. The IPCC does not do any of its own research,...