Tuesday, 14 August, 2018
German missing after floods rip through French campsite

German missing after floods rip through French campsite

A 70-year-old German man is now missing from a summer camp in Saint-Julien-de-Peyrolas, and other 40...

Solar Eclipse August 11: where to watch

This partial solar eclipse will be directly visible to parts of the Northern Hemisphere, though th...

The Perseid Meteor Shower Puts on a Show This Weekend

The Perseid meteor shower peaks this weekend and viewing conditions should be spectacular in mid-M...

Last-minute technical problem delays NASA's flight to sun

NASA and rocket-builder United Launch Alliance plan to make another attempt to get the long-await...

Under ideal conditions, we could see anywhere from 60 to 70 meteors per hour. A stunning, natural ...

But you don't need to stare at Perseus to spot meteors - in fact, it may be better to simply stare u...

The space enthusiast said that, should the two Crew Dragon test flights perform well, the hardwa...

The crew for the test flight of the Boeing CST-100 Starliner will be NASA astronauts Eric Boe a...

They are burst of radio emissions that last milliseconds and have been first discovered about ten ye...

The Trump administration likely will challenge California's ability to set its own stricter standa...

On Wednesday, Coles Supermarkets announced that due to backlash from customers when the single-use ...

NASA said the spacecraft returned to Earth with more than 3,800 pounds (more than 1,700 kilograms) ...

Boeing's CST-100 Starliner spacecraft will be launched atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket...

At the same time, it plans to block California from putting its own mileage standards into place. ...

Scientists are touting the first sighting of a hybrid between a melon-headed whale and a rough-tooth...

NASA's newest planet-hunting satellite began operations last week and is expected to send back its ...

Stunning pictures of Mars and Saturn taken as the two planets were making their closest appro...

Their results suggest that a 12-mile-wide (20 kilometers) reservoir lies below ice about a mile (1.5...

The period of complete eclipse - known as "totality", when the moon appears darkest - will last ...

The condition for the injured person, who was transported back to Longyearbyen by helicopter, is rep...

In those territories, the apogee of the lunar eclipse (that's when the moon will hold its red shad...

Totality lasted for an impressive one hour 43 minutes, only four minutes shorter than the longest l...

Total lunar eclipses and total solar eclipses are essentially the reverse of one another; the di...

According to him, unlike solar eclipses , lunar eclipses are safe to view without any eye protect...

Using the Mars Advanced Radar for Subsurface and Ionosphere Sounding ( MARSIS ), a team of Italian...

From Friday night into Saturday morning, the longest lunar eclipse of the century will take place ...

According to the experts the moon will be the farthest and smallest full moon of the entire year and...

The team, using radar instruments ( MARSIS ) aboard a European Space Agency orbiter, say they found ...

Using so-called grid fins at the top of the booster to maintain its orientation, the rocket re-start...

Uranus and Neptune are in the row with 27 and 14 moons respectively, according to the current space ...

The test will simulate an emergency high altitude "escape motor" test . The motor performed as exp...

The scientists embarked on a yearlong process that involved several observations to confirm the moon...

Projects such as ARRIANNA and the IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole ...

David Holland, an oceanographer at New York University who researches in Greenland , told NPR t...

The complex, and its towers, was originally built in 1956 for use with the PGM-17 Thor missile, the ...

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Uranus and Neptune are in the row with 27 and 14 moons respectively, according to the current space ...

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The scientists embarked on a yearlong process that involved several observations to confirm the moon...

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