Thursday, 13 December, 2018
This is how to crash and burn a NASA internship

This is how to crash and burn a NASA internship

It turns out that commenter was Homer Hickam , the former NASA engineer and inspiration behind th...

Scientists find ice on moon, raising possibility for lunar base

In those regions, the maximum temperature never exceeds minus 153 degrees Celsius. Li said the b...

Hawaii hit by tropical cylone as Hurricane Lane reaches land today

It could be so devastating that authorities are urging residents to set aside two weeks' worth of fo...

Arctic's strongest areas of sea ice breaking up for the first time

If this becomes a permanent feature with ice away from the coast, polar bears won't have any ice to ...

It's expected to get dangerously close to the islands Thursday and lash the area until Saturday, for...

STEVE shines in thin ribbons of purple, rather than in red, green, or yellow curtains, as is the cas...

The suggested pollution standards for power plants, known as the Affordable Clean Energy rule, are e...

The centre of the storm is expected to track "dangerously" close to or over the islands between Th...

But given the estimated 45 million wearers of contact lenses in the US alone, Halden and postdocto...

A group of amateur auroral photographers brought STEVE to scientists' attention in 2016. Curre...

A hurricane warning in effect for Hawaii's Big Island was extended Wednesday to the island of Maui, ...

Manafort was convicted of filing false tax returns after prosecutors said he spent US$15 million fro...

The National Weather Service said in a statement: "Lane is forecast to pass near the Hawaiian Island...

Environmental groups were quick to criticize the move. "Carbon dioxide emissions from the power se...

The watch advisory covers Maui County, which includes the islands of Maui, Lanai, Molokai and Kahool...

Dutton supporters say the former police drug squad detective could have amassed enough support to su...

Sixty drought-affected councils across western Queensland and NSW will be handed $1 million each...

Hurricane Lane, a devastatingly strong Category 4 storm now, is heading west-northwest over the Pa...

But cycads are gymnosperms that have no flowers or fruits and were on the scene long before. The...

Breezy as well with fresh and gusty south to southwest winds, strong in some coastal areas. "This ...

The track of the storm will see it head for Ireland on Saturday night, but it's not expected to be t...

The prediction comes as a severe and prolonged heatwave sweeps the northern hemisphere. To do this...

Fireballs are large meteors that explode with bright, green light as they enter Earth's atmosphere. ...

The lunar orbiter launched in 2008 and the Mars orbiter in 2014 were part of this changed policy. ...

It is the fifth tropical system of the season. And even though the forecast calls for it to fizzle...

As Parker and thousands of others watched, a Delta IV Heavy rocket carried the probe aloft, thunde...

The naturally and frequently occurring marine phenomenon is caused by an influx of microscopic algae...

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

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

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

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