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Gulf Coast Keeps Guard up as Barry Continues Drenching

John Bel Edwards on Saturday night urged residents across south Louisiana to stay "vigilant", warning that Barry could still cause disastrous flooding across ...


India holds bright spot as ISRO eyes dark side of the Moon

Next launch schedule will be announced later, says ISRO. On Sunday, the actor took to Twitter to give ISRO his best wishes for their next mission titled Missi...


Trump v. Big Tech: Social media summit will snub tech titans

According to the Pew survey , veterans were almost split on whether the president pays enough attention to the advice of senior military leaders . The plan,...


Drone helicopter to fly on Saturn's moon, Titan — Dragonfly

The mission, named Dragonfly, will explore the mysterious world using pioneering drone technology. In addition to studying this "pre-biotic chemistry", Drag...


Canadian Government Approves Multibillion Pipeline Expansion

Supporters say it is a vital conduit to help Canadian oil reach higher-priced global markets, but opponents, including environmental and indigenous groups and s...


NASA opens the International Space Station for commercial business

It's not quite "anything goes", though-approved activities have to have a link to NASA's mission, stimulate the development of a LEO economy, or actually requ...


Canada: Vigil held for missing and murdered indigenous women

Canada still needs an independent national police task force specifically created to meet the needs of family members and survivors of violence against Indigeno...


Neptune Desert hosts forbidden planet

It has also been nick-named "The Forbidden Planet". "This planet must be tough-it is right in the zone where we expected Neptune-sized planets could not survi...


Severe Weather To Hit The Chicago Area Monday Afternoon

Today as the storms that came through overnight pushes eastward, most spots will be dry by 9am which will bring mostly dry conditions through the day. For our S...


Multiple rounds of showers and storms still ahead

High temperatures will reach the mid to upper 70s. Strong to severe thunderstorms are likely, with the primary threat being large hail and damaging winds, altho...


First satellites for Musk's Starlink internet venture launched into orbit

Large constellations of satellites, such as those launched by SpaceX this week, could clutter Earth's orbit with risky space junk, experts have warned. It's t...


Mississippi River flood levels approaching 1993 levels in some places

Louis, the result of severe flooding. People are encouraged people to avoid downtown Davenport if possible. "We are barely keeping our head above water", he...


Louis receives an ‘F’ rating in air pollution

The report lists "Fresno-Madera-Hanford" as the most polluted for year-round particle pollution. "In addition to challenges here in Denver, the 20th-anniversa...


SpaceX Crew Dragon Test 'Anomaly' Sends Plumes of Smoke Over Cape Canaveral

SpaceX's first crewed test flight is slated to launch in July with USA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken. Recall, earlier, in March, a video of the te...


Tesla dumps Nvidia, will use its own self-driving chips

The company said during the presentation that the Full Self-Driving hardware offered 144 TOPS of processing power, and Tesla said in a tweet that it "houses 6...


London climate-change protesters vow to continue blockades

These form the activist group's International Rebellion campaign, which could entail up to two weeks of disruptive behaviour to pressure governments into taki...


Pink moon 2019: how to see April's full moon TONIGHT

It'll appear on Friday 12 April, beginning at 12.12 British Summer Time. "Pink" refers to the pink ground phlox or "moss pink" plant that blooms in spring-not...


Most powerful rocket takes off on first paid mission

After a successful launch that delivered the Arabsat-6A satellite into its planned orbit, SpaceX also succeeded in landing all three of the boosters for their...


Mission Shakti: Debris will decay in 45 days, says DRDO chief

India chose a much lower orbit of less than 300 km during Mission Shakti for "capability demonstration" and to avoid threat of debris to global space assets, DR...


'Worm moon': Third, last supermoon of 2019 lights up night sky

On March 20, the Moon is almost 18,000 km closer to Earth than on May 18, thus it appears slightly bigger in the sky, and it is noticeably brighter. When the ...