Sci-tech

Super Worm Moon: Final supermoon of 2019 arrives with spring

This is the full moon in March and is called the Full Worm Moon. The Worm Moon reportedly got its name due to the ground beginning to thaw and earthworms ...


Meteor that exploded over Earth more powerful than Hiroshima bomb, NASA says

The scale: It's the biggest blast since the meteor that exploded over Chelyabinsk in Russian Federation in 2015-and the biggest in 30 years, says the BBC . Th...


Whale dies after swallowing 'most plastic ever seen in an animal'

The whale's corpse was recovered by the D' Bone Collector Museum Inc., a non-governmental organization that recovers and preserves dead animals. Although they...


Red Nose Day 2019: We want to see your pictures

The ice hockey team linked up with Specsavers to promote their amusing frames which will help raise funds for Red Nose Day which takes place today. Each yea...


Russian crew blasts off to International Space Station

The two were joined by NASA astronaut Christina Hammock Koch for the launch at 3.14 p.m., on Thursday aboard the Russian Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft from the Baiko...


NASA Releases A Beautiful Panorama Of Mars Taken By Opportunity

It shows a number of interesting features of Perseverance Valley, in addition to the pristine, unexplored floor of Endurance Crater. Perseverance Valley sits ...


More than 1,000 climate rallies for Friday it is planned

On Friday, March 15, in almost 1,000 cities and towns in at least 82 countries around the world, young people are planning a school strike. "The UK has been...


What is #trashtag challenge ? Why is everyone doing it

People are encouraging others to clean up litter with the #TrashTag challenge . "Take a photo of an area that needs some cleaning or maintaince then take a pho...


Toyota's making a moon rover for Japan

President of JAXA, Hiroshi Yamakawa said that Toyota joining its mission strengthens the agency's confidence in such a rover. Toyota is to build a self-dr...


Frozen mammoth cells come to life, but only just

Cells from a woolly mammoth that died 28,000 years ago have shown "signs" of biological activity after being implanted in mouse cells, but killjoy scientists ha...


FDA lifts import alert on GE salmon

However, Wulf added that it has been hard to engage in sales discussions with companies since the ban, but she said limited quantities have been sold in Canad...


SpaceX Dragon Capsule Splashes Down In The Atlantic

On the photograph is SpaceX's Crew Dragon docked to the International Space Station . It is a huge achievement as it was the first autonomous docking o...


NASA Has Scheduled Its First All-Female Spacewalk

Canadian Space Agency flight controller Kristen Facciol will be on console, supporting McClain and Koch during their mission. This begs the question of why t...


Scientists Achieve Best Measurement Yet of Milky Way's Mass

Some background: Researchers have tried to estimate the weight of the Milky Way before, but figures ranged widely, from 500 billion to 3 trillion times the wei...


SpaceX crew capsule ends test flight with Atlantic Ocean splashdown

It represents the first private space mission to the ISS, as well as the first time a space vessel capable of carrying people was launched by the U.S. The mi...


2 astronauts are scheduled for the 1st all-female spacewalk in history

On March 29, if all goes according to plan, astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch will exit the International Space Station to conduct work outside the s...


Gary Clement: Jody Wilson-Raybould and the SNC-Lavalin affair

Women's Minister Maryam Monsef took on the worldwide development portfolio in addition to her current job. Trudeau and the Liberals have denied they acted i...


SpaceX launched Crew Dragon Capsule into Earth's orbit

SpaceX launched the Crew Dragon using a 230-foot-tall Falcon 9 rocket on March 2 at 2:49 a.m. ET. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket docks with the International Spa...


SpaceX set for crew demo launch

It is not the first time the Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon are vertical on the pad, but at the time of this writing, there's no indication the launch will be p...


SpaceX Just Made History With the Launch of Its Crew Dragon Spacecraft

NASA TV coverage of rendezvous and docking began at 03:30 EST (08:30 UTC), in the middle of the night here in the USA, with Dragon roughly 2.5 kilometers behin...


China’s soldiers to get a massive advantage as scientists create SUPER VISION

Our eyes aren't equipped to see longer wavelengths of light given off at night, which includes near-infrared (NIR) and infrared (IR) light - both of which a...


Michigan Researchers Find HUGE Spider in Amazon

The researchers say the number of creatures with a backbone that fall victim to killer spiders is underestimated but that's not where the horror ends. Researche...


Senate confirms acting EPA chief for permanent role

Wheeler, passed the full Senate with a 52-47 vote, took the helm as the EPA's acting chief after Scott Pruitt resigned as administrator in July amid ethics scan...


SpaceX launches rocket carrying new Dragon capsule

ET. Among the estimated 5,000 launch spectators at Kennedy were the two NASA astronauts who will strap in as early as July for the second demo, Doug Hurley...


Tarantula spider seen munching on opossum in the Amazon. Wait, what?

These photos of predator-prey interactions are part of a new article published on February 28 in Amphibian & Reptile Conservation, which details these rare...


Israeli lunar lander Beresheet back on track after glitch

The moon lander, if it successfully lands on the moon, would make Israel the fourth country in the world to make it to the Earth's magnetic neighbor. "We've m...


Wilson-Raybould: I was pushed, got veiled threats on SNC-Lavalin

The former Liberal minister said Tuesday that her hotly anticipated testimony won't tell the whole the story because an unprecedented order-in-council waiving s...


The sharpest views of Ultima Thule

On Feb. 22, the New Horizons mission team released images of Ultima Thule that were captured mere minutes before the spacecraft's closest approach during the ...


NASA, SpaceX finish Crew Dragon review; March 2 launch date still targeted

No one will be aboard the Crew Dragon Demo-1 flight to the ISS, only an instrumented dummy in a white SpaceX spacesuit. Officials gave the green light Friday ...


Feinstein Getting Into Heated Discussion With Children on Green New Deal

Feinstein goes on to explain that she has drafted her own resolution, which she says will have both a meaningful impact and a chance of passing in the Republica...


Cyclone Oma to intensify into the weekend

Closer to Fiji and New Caledonia than the Australian mainland, Oma is tracking ominously southwest, with a growing number of predictive models forecasting the...


Canada PM Trudeau calms restless MPs over shock resignations, say sources

The former attorney general herself abstained, telling the House of Commons she didn't think it appropriate to vote on a matter in which she was personally invo...


New Tiny Moon of Neptune Discovered

Hippocamp was discovered in images taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. But by examining data stretching more than a decade, researchers were able to...


Trini skywatchers get second supermoon of 2019

The moon will be on its biggest phase, and also very close to the Earth, resulting in a moon that is 14% bigger and about 26% brighter. "During perigee, the dis...


Ocasio-Cortez Discusses Why 'Farting Cows' Are Bad for Green New Deal

The freshman congresswoman was introduced by hosts Desus Nice and The Kid Mero as "The Notorious AOC". "When that kind of stuff happens, do you regret getti...