Wednesday, 15 August, 2018
Cheers then fears as Nasa's Sun mission briefly loses contact with Earth

Cheers then fears as Nasa's Sun mission briefly loses contact with Earth

The $1.5 billion mission will perform the closest-ever observations of a star when it travels throug...

WATCH Perseid meteor shower online HERE

Rupinder Brar says the annual Perseid meteor shower will be visible Saturday night, early Sunday mor...

Australian teacher finds prehistoric shark teeth

Erich Fitzgerald, a Senior Curator of Vertebrate Palaeontology. Twenty-five million year old mega-...

NASA blasts off historic probe to 'touch Sun'

Perhaps most important for us humans, the science undertaken with the help of the Parker Solar Probe...

Saturday's launch countdown was halted with just one-minute, 55 seconds remaining, keeping the Delta...

Well...anywhere! NASA said anyone watching should be able to see about 60 to 70 meteors an hour du...

Hurricane force winds can extent up to 35 miles (55 km) from the center and tropical storm-force win...

According to astronomers, third and last solar eclipse of 2018 will be on Saturday, August 11, wh...

Around this time every year, Earth ventures into the wake of an ancient comet called Swift-Tuttle, w...

The US space agency calls this mismatch "the coronal heating problem", and hopes the Parker Solar Pr...

A solar eclipse occurs, when Moon, the sun and the earth aligned in the same straight line. The ...

In less than 24 hours, NASA will launch a historic mission, sending a spacecraft closer to the sun...

The annual Perseid meteor shower is back, with the peak night for the shooting stars falling on Su...

The emergency conditions have been caused by a period of unusually dry weather with less than 10mm r...

According to Indonesia's meteorological agency , the quake struck at a depth of 12 kilometers (12.5...

You can still see meteors before and after the Perseid showers peak, and you dont need special equip...

Earth is now passing through the path of Comet Swift-Tuttle and the best meteor shower of the year w...

There's no need to worry about meteors raining down on you, though, as Sky and Telescope says the ...

The Probe needs to reach speeds of about 430,000 miles/hour in the space, hence it can be bit heavy,...

The only sighting Tuesday was between 3:52 and 4:31 p.m., when Canadian researchers saw J50, staying...

Cooke said he believes the second night will bring the better show of the two. According to Spac...

A light year is equal to about 6 trillion miles. A brown dwarf is an object too large to be a pl...

There have been three named Atlantic storms this year: Subtropical Storm Alberto formed in May, foll...

There will also be the chance of a stray shower or T'storm in the afternoon with a little instabilit...

Watch the video below to find out why stopping the planet's temperature rising by 2°C is felt to be ...

Forecast models show the storm passing near the island to the south Wednesday. The Hawaii Coast Gu...

Its primary objective is to launch a 5.8-ton satellite called Merah Putih meant to improve telecommu...

The launch window for the mission opens at 3:48 a.m EDT on August 11, 2018. Nasa on Friday named ...

Extreme heat was expected to end much sooner in central provinces. Cooler weather is expected to a...

Furthermore, the enormous exoplanet - which is slightly bigger than Jupiter, the largest planet in o...

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