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Risk of severe storms, flooding through tonight

The threat of more severe weather will force most in Pennsylvania to keep an eye on the sky during the Memorial Day weekend. There's a chance for a shower or ...


Environment charities may benefit from new Alberta premier's vow to fight them

The Liberals and Alberta Party were erased from the legislative assembly. NDP Leader Rachel Notley has retained her seat of Edmonton-Strathcona in the Alber...


SpaceX to launch Falcon Heavy Wednesday from Cape Canaveral

The company plans to start a live stream of the launch about 20 minutes before 8 p.m. unless there are additional delays. SpaceX is half a day away from the...


Mission Shakti: Pentagon says India debris expected to burn up in atmosphere

Reddy also said that there was no need for any more tests in this orbit now. "All necessary permissions were taken", Reddy added. "We have conducted the test on...


ISS Crew Member Earth Continues Work Aboard the Station

This part of that program launched the SpaceX Crew Dragon for the first time. It represents the first private space mission to the ISS, as well as the f...


Viewer Photos Of The Super Blood Wolf Moon

Wolf moon is a Native American name for the first full moon of the year. The full eclipse began at 4.40 am in the United Kingdom and appeared red at 5.12 am,...


China's moon lander sprouted a plant, but now it's dead

Worldwide discussions about sending humans to the Moon and Mars have brought many challenges waiting to be solved, and among them is food supply. It is popula...


United Kingdom minister rules out Brexit process extension

Meanwhile, a cross-party group of MPs has launched a bid to block a no-deal Brexit by adding an amendment to the government's finance bill, which the Commons...


It's onward and outward for New Horizons

Jeff Moore , a New Horizons co-investigator from NASA's Ames Research Center, said the pair would have come together at very low speed, at maybe 2-3km/h. Th...


Near-capacity toilets force Joshua Tree campgrounds to close amid government shutdown

It is likely these closures will remain in effect for the duration of the government shutdown . "Without the usual winter minimal sanding done by park staff, t...


Rain, snow continue to wreak havoc on holiday travel

The advisory issued by the National Weather Service impacts the Cascades above 2,000 feet in Snohomish, King, Pierce and Lewis counties. Brickman says snow sh...


SpaceX Launches 20th Rocket but fails to make the Landing Spot

The rocket engines compensated somewhat for the spin , and by the time the rocket hit the water, its fin had emerged. The US military described Wednesday's m...


NASA's InSight probe lands on Mars

These are predictions for the details of InSight's landing that project managers made several weeks ago. You can stay up to date on InSight's status by check...


There ARE Contingency Plans In Place For An Alien Landing, Astronomer Claims

A Hawaiian telescope first spotted " Oumuamua ", meaning "a messenger from afar, arriving first" in Hawaiian, in October 2017. According to NASA , "Oumuamua" i...


Russian official says Soyuz rocket failure caused by an errant sensor

Russia's space agency suspended all manned space launches after an October 11 rocket failure forced a Soyuz capsule with two astronauts on board to make an ...


NASA Astronaut Nick Hague Thanks Rescuers, Supporters After Soyuz Rocket Launch Abort

What was expected to be a six-hour flight to the International Space Station was abruptly curtailed when the rocket reached an altitude of approximately 164,0...


Girl, 11, killed when carport flew into grandparents’ home during Hurricane Michael

Rescuers from the Federal Emergency Management Agency used dogs, drones and Global Positioning System in the search. In terms of damage the most costly year w...


Astronauts make emergency landing after escaping malfunctioning rocket

Reuters Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin (R) and US astronaut Nick Hague (L) disembark from a plane, after the Soyuz spacecraft made an emergency landing fo...


Elon Musk reveals the first passenger SpaceX will send around the moon

I'm not sure that I'd want Elon on a spaceship with me, although maybe they'll make him leave the Ambien behind , and that's good for everyone involved. During...


'Catastrophic' Florence Buffets US East Coast

The child's father was taken to a hospital. Winds and rain were arriving later in SC, and a few people were still walking on the sand at Myrtle Beach while No...


Lapse footage captured hurricane-hunting plane fly through Florence

Officials say Hurricane Florence is likely to make landfall in southeastern North Carolina near the SC border. The last Category 4 hurricane to plow directl...


Tropical Storm Isaac could potentially affect BVI as hurricane in days

While the cone of uncertainty still covers most of South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia, prediction models of the storm indicate it's headed toward ...


Hillary Clinton fights Brett Kavanaugh confirmation on Twitter

Kamala Harris (D-CA) came down hard on Kavanaugh , saying she's deeply concerned that he's too guided by partisanship. Trump characterized the opposition to ...


Air leak temporarily patched at International Space Station

Due to the the article's tiny size, the lives of the astronauts contain been never in risk, with NASA adding that the "crew are healthy and loyal with weeks...


Hurricane Lane Looks Absolutely Massive From Space

Lane is making a northerly turn toward the Hawaiian Islands, increasing wind and weather impacts to the islands through the rest of the week - all islands are...


How Trump's rules on coal-fired power plants differ from Obama's

Trump's acting replacement for Pruitt, Andrew Wheeler, is a former coal lobbyist . The move would reverse Obama administration efforts to combat climate chan...


Now at Category 5, Hurricane Lane bears down on Hawaii

Lane's maximum sustained winds are almost 160 mph, the National Weather Service said , which will slowly weaken over the next 48 hours. Just 4 percent of hurri...


Rescue team rushes to help ailing orca spotted off Canada

The female orca known as J35 has been clinging to its calf since it died July 24, an image of grief that has struck an emotional chord worldwide. Ken Balcomb wi...


NASA to launch car-sized spacecraft Parker Solar Probe to study Sun

But the Parker Solar Probe will hopefully have no such issue, thanks to a state-of-the-art heat shield that not only can fearless the blistering heat of the s...


Dead fish, red tide, plague Florida tourists, beaches

The state's governor has declared a state of emergency. The county has also provided dumpster sites for residents as far south as Bonita Springs to dispose of d...


Dems Rip Page From GOP Playbook to Fight Trump's Pollution Rollback

The 54 mile per gallon rule might sound high, but when automakers factor in government credits and other loop holes, experts said that the average will be clo...


Total Eclipse of the Moon on 27 July 2018

That means the Red Planet will appear at its nearest and brightest . Such events only happened around every 17 years - and some brought us closer than others...


Jaguar escapes, kills 6 animals at New Orleans zoo

Valero managed to attack numerous fellow zoo animals, killing four alpaca, one emu, and one fox in adjacent habitats. Zoo officials said keeper error was not ...


Trump narrows down Supreme Court Justice replacements

But Republican Senator John McCain, who has an aggressive form of brain cancer, has been absent from the Senate for months, meaning that if all Senate Democrats...


BNSF: Estimated 230000 gallons of oil spilled in derailment

Drone footage released by authorities in Iowa shows oil spreading across flooded fields following a devastating train derailment. The sheriff said the "flood ...


Subtropical Storm Alberto moves to gatecrash Memorial Day outings

A two- to four-foot storm surge or rise in water is still expected along the coast to the right/east of where Alberto makes landfall. The National Hurric...


NASA Astronaut Alan Bean dies at 86

Shortly after takeoff, the rocket was hit by lightning but the crew was able to continue the scheduled flight to the Moon. On that mission, he orbited the Earth...


YouTube launches its own music streaming service

In terms of price, YouTube Music will be available for $9.99 per month. For ad-free music and downloads, you will need to subscribe to YouTube Music Premium ...


Ubisoft's The Crew 2 gets closed beta later this month

The Crew 2 beta will launch on May 31 and will run through until June 4. Pre-loading will begin on May 29 for all players that qualify, so you can be ready t...


Google's new Assistant voices are now live

Called Android P it's the ninth major version of the Android operating system. In recent year, the issue of fake news has caught the eyes of authorities a...