Saturday, 17 November, 2018

First confirmed image of the birth of a planet

Miriam Kepler of the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy in Germany said hints of baby planets hav...

Trump's Supreme Court search begins, youth a key factor

The president says he is considering two women among a group of at least five potential candidates f...

Birth of a Planet Captured in Groundbreaking Photo

Its star, PDS 70, is located 370 light-years from Earth and is 5.4 billion years old . The fantas...

Trump 'Probably' Won't Ask SCOTUS Nominees About Roe v. Wade

The president originally said he was considering a list of 25 candidates . But the opening on t...

Evanego said today will be the start of the warmup with some patchy fog in the morning. Feels like...

CIMON's activation will mark "a historical moment", becoming the first robot of its kind to interac...

However, he was considered the swing vote on the recent decision in the Masterpiece v. Colorado Civi...

Having graduated first in her class at the Northwestern University School of Law, Larsen moved on to...

The lowest air temperature ever measured by a weather station is minus 89 degrees Celsius ( minus ...

Here's a good astronomy tip from the Farmers' Almanac: If you're looking at the full moon Friday n...

On the night of July 27-28, the Earth will block the sun's light on the surface of the moon for a ...

The last full moon of Spring and the annual one for June, known as the Full Strawberry Moon, will hi...

June's full moon is often called the Strawberry Moon, which is named because it signaled to the Algo...

The RemoveDEBRIS team believes that if we don't get rid of space junk now, it could cause major pr...

Mars has been lovingly referred to as the Red Planet and for good reason, so it's important to rem...

BNSF spokesman Andy Williams said Saturday that the cause of the derailment hadn't yet been determ...

Its portfolio includes the Global Positioning System, military satellite communications, defense met...

Coming back to the Mars Opportunity rover, there is still no signal from the strangled vehicle whi...

The fifth goal, meanwhile, is to "strengthen and exercise procedures and protocols" for not only ass...

Copeland, Barrow, Allerdale and Carlisle all came in the top 10 when it came to low levels of air po...

Oxford City Council has introduced a raft of measures to reduce air pollution in Oxford and has secu...

The scientists found that unlike crocodilians and dinosaurs with their short hyoid bones, pterosaurs...

The tiny, disc-shaped creature is about one-half inch long. Obamus coronatus , a name that honors ...

The best way to identify giant hogweed, Heracleum mantegazzianum , is to look for the purple splotc...

Here's what Nasa said about Mars going into opposition: "Like all the planets in our solar syste...

By century's end, if current trends continue, more than $1 trillion in commercial and private Unit...

Also, the scientists revealed that these gravity waves , caused by the extreme weather on Venus, ca...

Twin Capes , one of the original three Cape May-Lewes vessels in the 1970s, was declared surplus in ...

If in 2012 the ice was melting at a speed of 76 billion tons per year, in subsequent years, the annu...

Puan, described as the "grand old lady" of Perth Zoo, was euthanised on Monday due to age-related co...

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A mile-wide, iron asteroid slammed into northern Greenland as early as 12,000 years ago, creating ...

The IEA's Tim Gould says that, although oil use for cars peaks in the mid-2020s, this will be mo...