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'Super Blood Wolf Moon': San Diegans gaze upon lunar eclipse of supermoon

The outer part of the cone-shaped shadow is called the penumbra. A total lunar eclipse and supermoon is seen over ancient Native American petroglyphs on Jan.2...


Meteorite impact spied on the moon during a total lunar eclipse

Lunar meteorite impacts have been filmed previously; this marks the first time one was filmed during a total lunar eclipse . Chief among them was Jose Maria...


Ancient 'Galagadon' shark sported teeth shaped like Galaga spaceship

For decades, the leftover matrix sat in underground storage at the museum, until scientists and volunteers began meticulously picking through it in search of ti...


Attenborough urges Davos leaders to act on climate change

The Blue Planet and Dynasties creator said: "We can create a world with clean air and water, unlimited energy and fish stocks that will sustain us well into...


Miss the lunar eclipse overnight? Here it is in 60 seconds

It is a type of lunar eclipse, during which the moon appears to glow red while seeming brighter and closer to earth than normal. Astronomy Ireland says that...


Lunar eclipse will not be visible in India; here's where to watch

The moon slips into Earth's dark umbral shadow during a total lunar eclipse over Angel de la Independencia in Mexico City on January 20, 2019. Vincent said so...


For the First Time, Plants Have Been Grown On the Moon

Chang'e-5 will be followed by three further missions that will explore the barren surface of the Moon and test equipment for an global lunar research base. ...


Satellite blasts into space to deliver artificial meteors

The Epsilon is a solid fuel rocket equipped with artificial intelligence technology that cuts labor and launch costs, and which can be controlled from the groun...


Here's all you need to know about the super blood wolf moon

The event, Kanipe said, unfolds in stages. At 8:33 p.m., the umbra - the heart of the Earth's shadow - begins its transit, first enveloping the left side of t...


First plant grown on moon has already withered and died

Sometimes you unknowingly over-water; sometimes you foolishly place a low-light plant in direct sun; sometimes lunar night falls on the dark side of the moon an...


Hitachi halts work on Anglesey nuclear project

Reacting to the news, Doug Parr, chief scientist for Greenpeace UK, said: " Hitachi's confirmation that no solution has been found for its UK nuclear programme...


Antarctica ice loss increases six fold since 1979

Between 2001 and 2017, the number jumped to 252 gigatons. Already, Antarctic melting has raised global sea levels more than half an inch (1.4 centimeters) bet...


Wild coffee species endangered by habitat loss

In a study published in Science Advances , researchers assessed the species against the extinction risk criteria of the International Union for Conservation ...


'Summer is happening': Scientists reveal key new insights into Saturn's moon Titan

At the end of its mission, Cassini made 22 orbits, circling between Saturn and its rings, getting closer to them than any spacecraft in history. That made it ha...


Trump EPA Chief Tells Senators Climate Change ‘Not the Greatest Crisis’

He also questioned Wheeler about the EPA's moves to deregulate vehicle mileage standards and toxic mercury emissions. "President Trump has said multiple times...


World majors launch alliance to end plastic waste

Major companies from across the plastics value chain , including Procter & Gamble (P&G), Veolia and ExxonMobil , have today (16 January) committed more than...


Stars Above: Get set for super blood moon eclipse

The lunar eclipse will be over at around 8.50am. The Inland Northwest is well-positioned to see it, if not for the weather. A supermoon is a full moon occur...


China Just Sprouted The First-Ever Plant on The Moon

As for how plant growth has become possible, the cotton seed is actually being grown in a special environment inside the Chang'e-4. China's Chang'e 4 land...


Moon will put on a 'super' show this Sunday

It will start on Monday 21 January (NZT) and be visible from Europe and the USA, through to Africa and Russian Federation. The eclipse will begin Sunday at 6:36...


CERN plans even larger Large Hadron Collider to find more 'God particles'

A conceptual design report was issued on Tuesday, Jan. 14. "While presenting new, daunting challenges, the FCC would greatly benefit from CERN's expertise, ac...