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Super Worm Moon: Final supermoon of 2019 arrives with spring

The insane thing with all this is the "full " happens on Wednesday at 8:43 p.m. local time. According to the Space.com website, it is the closest together in ...


U.S. detects huge meteor explosion

Its blast was the second-largest one registered in 30 years and the most significant one since the Chelyabinsk event in 2013. This fireball explosion wasn't a...


'Guardian US' Devotes Homepage To Climate Change, Student Strikes 03/18/2019

The protest itself took place at 11am, a large turnout of students from both Stoke and Keele universities, colleges and school choosing to attend. The 16-year...


EPA bans deadly paint stripper

EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler signed the rule, which will bar manufacture and import of the stripper methylene chloride for consumer use, in a private meetin...


Dead whale in Compostela Valley had 40 kilograms of plastic in stomach

Workers at D'Bone Collector Museum recovered the Cuvier's beaked whale east of Davao City earlier in March. The death comes just weeks after the Global Allia...


How Mansfield and Ashfield raised money for Red Nose Day

Bethan, who will also be painting her nose red, said: "There are not many uses for the red nose as a toy". Comic Relief chief executive Liz Warner said: "Sain...


New Astronaut Trio Will Blast Off to Space Station on March 14

During their mission McClain, Saint-Jacques, Hague and Koch are set to perform the first spacewalks of their careers. Hague, Koch, and Ovchinin join three othe...


Diet-related changes in human bite spread new speech sounds

Changes in human diet resulted in the development of sounds such as "f" and "v", new research suggests. The findings contradict the theory that the range of hum...


Arcata High Students Will Participate in Tomorrow's Global Youth Climate Strike

Ever since Thunberg began her protest in August 2018, students in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Australia , Ireland, Poland, Thailand, Colombia, and Uga...


Teen activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

One of the leaders the young girl mentioned in a message to digital video publisher Brut India was Prime Minister Narendra Modi. After the news of her nomin...


‘Black hole’ coin to honour Stephen Hawking

Hawking, who died on March 14 a year ago, had once said that he thought his discovery that black holes were not entirely black would be his "greatest achievemen...


These Are the Last Photos NASA's Opportunity Rover Took on Mars

On March 12, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) revealed a set of glorious 360-degree panoramas nabbed by Opportunity in Perseverance Valley, right on the...


#trashtag: Viral challenge sends internet on a garbage hunt

Every few days we have a new one coming up. Instead of encouraging social media users to do something potentially unsafe, like choking down a spoonful of cinn...


First person on Mars likely to be a woman: Nasa chief

The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) measured the sparse layer of molecules stuck to the surface over the course of the day - and spotted how it "hops" around...


Solar Super-Storm Hit Earth 2,610 Years Ago | Geoscience, Space Exploration

If a similar-sized solar storm hit the planet today, it would cause an estimated $2 trillion in damage. By examining the solar fossil record in two ice cores ...


Moon colonization possible? NASA discovers moving water on lunar surface

The LRO is equipped with a special instrument called the Lyman Alpha Mapping Project (LAMP) and it scans the lunar surface while searching for water with ultr...


Toyota reveals rover, 2029 moon landing plans with Japanese space agency

JAXA is aiming to launch the system in 2029. A spokesman for Toyota , which plans to ramp up fuel-cell cars as a zero-emission alternative to gasoline vehicl...


New wallaby-like dinosaur found in Victoria

The dinosaur would have been a small yet quick member of the large family called ornithopods, which also included iguanodons. The most complete jaw and the ...


Student-led climate strikes - Expert Reaction

With climate change threatening their future, they ask how adults can truly say that the world is their oyster. "The generation that is now making the decis...


Worldwide research team 'wakes up' mammoth cell nuclei

While there won't be any woolly mammoths rising from the grave soon, the experiment could help scientists explore alternative resurrection methods in the future...