Science

What made the hole in the International Space Station?

Six astronauts are now aboard the station: Drew Feustel, Ricky Arnold and Serena Auñón-Chancellor of NASA: Alexander Gerst of the European Space Agency; and ...


Water Molecules Detected Above Jupiter's Great Red Spot

The depth of the water cloud, combined with measurements of another oxygen-bearing gas, carbon monoxide, imply that oxygen is 2 to 9 times more abundant on Jup...


California lawmakers pass stiffest net neutrality law in US

The bipartisan bill passed 61-18 and will now return to the Senate before being sent to Governor Jerry Brown to sign or veto. California's net neutrality de...


Rain chances increase throughout your Labor Day weekend

Low temperatures will fall into the mid 70s. Expect increased rain chances with best chances along the coast in the morning, then into our inland areas early af...


A NASA astronaut trainee just quit, the first in 50 years

He was one of the 12 astronauts chosen last summer from a record 18,300 applicants. Those astronauts that do pass the programme usually wait years for their f...


Forecasters eyeing tropical system headed into Gulf

That forecast means local officials will be watching the St. Johns River closely, Judge said, since the river is just below flood stage. The heaviest rain is ...


Gauze and sealant a temporary fix to leak at International Space Station

The ISS is a laboratory 250 miles above the Earth . Astronauts are continuing to try and plug the leak but NASA and Russian officials have stressed the six ...


Tropical Storm Florence developing in Atlantic

After Florence, the next name on the 2018 storm list is Gordon. First, whether or not this system continues to encounter less wind shear as it approaches the Gu...


New Australian prime minister Scott Morrison faces party popularity slump

Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has said he will retire from politics having lost the leadership - "I believe former prime ministers are best out of the ...


International Space Station crew fix leak in Russian craft

It has been traced to a small hole in a capsule that was used to deliver a new crew to the laboratory 400km (250 miles) above the Earth in June. The leak, which...


About 300 endangered sea turtles found dead off Mexican coast

The Mexican government has been working to protect Olive Ridley turtles. They fear the situation could "generate more damage to the marine fauna" if they do...


Astronauts work to fix International Space Station leak

Official statements refer to the meteor as a "micrometeorite" and the resulting damage as a "micro fracture". In a status update, NASA said the leak was iso...


Peak Hurricane Season Here, Tropical Threats May Form in Atlantic During September

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles from the center. If this moves into the Gulf of Mexico, we may have to watch it for potential tropica...


Terrifying images of Hawaii hurricane from space

But the hurricane center said the storm will move very close to or over the islands from Thursday through Saturday. "We've had a lot of near misses, so so...


International Space Station leak to be plugged after suspected micrometeorite hit

A small air leak has been detected on the Russian side of the International Space Station , thought to have been caused by a small meteorite. "The design engin...


BidaskClub Upgrades Renewable Energy Group (REGI) to "Strong-Buy"

Renewable Energy Group has a 1 year low of $9.50 and a 1 year high of $26.95. A recent report indicates that roughly 18% of America's energy comes from renewa...


Sensitive goats just hate a gruff face

Then, the goats - 12 males, 8 females - were released into a pen decorated with images of happy and angry humans; observing from afar, the scientists timed how ...


Goats Want to See You Smile, Says Adorable New Study

They mostly made straight for the smiling person, whose photograph they nuzzled. First author Dr. Christian Nawroth, who worked on the study at Queen Mary Uni...


Just another day on Aerosol Earth

Even when the air looks clear and clean, everyday, each of us inhale millions of particles of aerosols . Satellites and sensors from the agency picked up aeros...


Tropical Storm Lane 2nd wettest since 1950

The county also says that while all major roads are open, some highways have been reduced to a single lane for repairs. Parts of Hawaii were still seeing the ...