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Skywatchers looking forward to complete lunar eclipse

In a statement by the agency's head of media and corporate communications, Dr. Felix Ale, the eclipse was expected to reach its peak around 9:21pm and wane fr...


How countries across the world witnessed the blood moon lunar eclipse

Every year, the earth will witness at least four eclipses , as per EarthSky.org, two of which will be solar and two being lunar , so there's no real reason to...


Scientists discover 'giant liquid water lake' on Mars

But a body of liquid water has remained elusive for decades. The weight of kilometres worth of ice above it could also be keeping the water in a liquid stat...


2nd lunar eclipse of 2018 is 21st century’s longest

The moon in the lunar eclipse will also be passing through the middle of the Earth's shadow, meaning it will spend the maximum time in darkness, thus cont...


21st century's longest lunar eclipse on Friday: Bengaluru gears up

Before and after this total eclipse phase, the Moon passes into a transitional phase called penumbra: the total duration of these three phases (penumbra, ...


A dozen new moons have been discovered orbiting Jupiter

Astronomers from the Carnegie Institution for Science have spotted 12 new moons orbiting Jupiter, bringing the total to 79. University of Hawaii's Dave Thol...


Judge Kavanaugh and the Supreme Court's Second Amendment

Tucson lawyer Paul Gattone has practiced as a civil rights attorney for nearly 30 years in the Old Pueblo. But there's no need to worry about Kavanaugh's sp...


Puerto Rico braces for heavy wind, rain as Hurricane Beryl approaches

The system may not degenerate until it reaches the vicinity of Hispaniola and the central Caribbean Sea. However, forecasters with the National Hurricane Cen...


NASA's Terra satellite apots second Atlantic Tropical Depression

Tropical Storm Beryl has picked up speed in movement, but not winds, according to Sunday's 11 a.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center . It still h...


With Pruitt’s Departure, More Than A Quarter of Trump’s Cabinet Has Changed

Prominent media critics that Trump likes - including Laura Ingraham - said Pruitt was the "swamp" and needed to go. In recent weeks, top aides and EPA staff...


Remnants of Subtropical Storm Alberto could reach Upstate NY this week

The storm had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour (85 kph) and was moving north at 8 miles per hour (13 kph). "This is definitely a unsafe storm", sai...


NASA Astronaut Alan Bean dies at 86

He added: "We will remember him fondly as the great explorer who reached out to embrace the universe". "I think everyone can do more than one thing with his lif...


IPL 2018, CSK vs SRH: Faf du Plessis showed why experience counts

Rashid Khan bowled a terrific spell when the Sunrisers Hyderabad had their opportunity to defend. "It's nice to make a contribution, especially after you ha...


Anti-Sterlite protest in Thoothukudi, the violence and aftermath

On Tuesday, the Tamil cine icon had expressed his grief at the deaths of the protesters in police firing on the 100th day of the agitations against the expansio...


Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Multiplayer Trailer Revealed

Blizzard's Aaron Ponoroff added that Black Ops 4 will be "fully integrated with all of the social features on Battle.net". In fact, it's better. A while back ...


Mars Helicopter to Fly on NASA's Next Red Planet Rover Mission

NASA is planning to send a tiny autonomous helicopter to Mars on its next rover mission to the red planet . Designers at JPL have actually been function...


Democratic Petition in Senate Sets Up Neutrality Repeal Vote

Democrats collected enough signatures on a petition that forced a Senate vote to employ the Congressional Review Act , which if passed would be the first step ...


Trump threatens 'severe consequences' if Iran resumes nuclear program

The sanctions seek to punish Iran for its nuclear program by limiting its ability to sell oil or do business overseas, affecting a wide range of Iranian e...


Syrian media report Israeli attack near capital Damascus

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has traveled to Moscow where he and President Vladimir Putin will discuss military coordination amid new strikes ...


Apple memo indicates iPhone X is having some issues with Face ID

Apple previous year in September came up with its most expensive phone -the iPhone X- with a revolutionary design and secured Face ID technology. Though th...