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by | November 12, 2018 | 01:00

By accepting the client's demand the solicitor, who also wanted the fee returned, ... The physicist's daughter, Lucy, said Christie's had been helping the family "manage our beloved father's unique and precious collection of personal and professional belongings".

by | November 11, 2018 | 08:32

Explaining the significance of Mirror's PM readings, Sunil Dahiya, senior campaigner, Climate and Energy, Greenpeace India, said, "These are hazardous levels". Delhi's air quality typically worsens in winter, as clouds of smoke from farmers' fires billow into the city and mix with industrial and traffic emissions to form a noxious cocktail.

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:42

Stephan Volker, an attorney for the complainants', called Morris' ruling "a landmark". Trump signed an executive order two days into his presidency setting in motion a course reversal on the Keystone XL pipeline and the Dakota Access pipeline.

by | November 10, 2018 | 01:17

The scientists also noted that light-sails with similar dimensions have originated on earth. Governments do have secret plans in place for the possibility of an alien landing, but they'd fall apart instantly if it ever actually happened, an astronomer has told LBC.

by | November 08, 2018 | 01:09

In some parts of the world, a booming manufacturing sector and rapidly growing middle class have led to unsafe and potentially deadly levels of air pollution - often more than 10 times the safe standard set by the World Health Organization.

by | November 07, 2018 | 02:31

Called the transit method, Kepler would be able to spot an exoplanet if it saw a star momentarily dim, signifying a celestial body had crossed in front of the star. With the data collected by Kepler during its nine-year lifespan allowed scientists to visualize a more complete picture of worlds beyond our own.

by | November 04, 2018 | 04:27

The ETF lost steam in the afternoon and closed at US$38.775. Protests were planned for later in the day in Rio and Sao Paulo against Bolsonaro, who has outraged many people with his disparaging comments on women , blacks and gays. Paulo Guedes, an economist educated at the US University of Chicago, has advocated for tax and spending cuts that he believes will reverse the country's deficit.

by | November 02, 2018 | 00:39

The Soyuz-FG rocket carrying a NASA astronaut and a Roscosmos cosmonaut failed two minutes into the October 11 flight, sending their emergency capsule into a sharp fall back to Earth. He said additional checks were being introduced into the rocket assembly process. Roscosmos officials on Wednesday met with their counterparts from NASA to give them a full briefing on the malfunction, Roscosmos director general Dmitry Rogozin said Thursday.

by | October 31, 2018 | 02:08

On Sunday, he voted at a military academy in Rio de Janeiro, ducking in through a side door to avoid the waiting crowd. And while Haddad had made up ground - he trailed by as much as 18 points two weeks ago - he always needed a huge surge to defeat the far-right former army officer.

by | October 30, 2018 | 15:25

The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Sunday morning that Oscar was centered about 895 miles (1,440 kilometers) east-southeast of Bermuda, and it was moving southwest at 15 mph (24 kph). Oscar quickly grew from a tropical storm Saturday to a hurricane Sunday. There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect. A turn toward the north-northwest is forecast on Monday.

by | October 26, 2018 | 01:09

Philipp Schwabl . "This", she added, "is of particular concern about what it means, especially for patients with gastrointestinal disorders". This week, researchers from the Medical University of Vienna and Environment Agency Austria announced they have found microplastics - particles of plastic smaller than 5 millimeters - in stool samples from each one of their human test subjects.

by | October 23, 2018 | 02:02

Almost three years ago to the day, Hurricane Patricia, one of the most powerful storms on record, struck Mexico's Pacific coast with winds that tore down trees, moved cars and forced thousands of people to flee homes. From Sunday morning to Monday morning, Hurricane Willa strengthened 80 mph in only 24 hours, and went from forming into a tropical storm on Saturday morning to a Category 5 in less than 48 hours.

by | October 22, 2018 | 02:58

In the U.S. Winter Outlook for December through February, above-average temperatures are most likely across the northern and western U.S., Alaska and Hawaii. In fact, Halper said, nowhere in the U.S.is expected to be colder than normal; continuing a national trend over the past several years. The northern half stays drier while the southern half gets extra precipitation .

by | October 18, 2018 | 00:26

The death toll is 29 and still rising as bodies are discovered in the wreckage. Investigators have said it's been hard to predict accurate injuries and deaths from the storm . A Reuters tally of official reports says at least 27 are now confirmed dead - including 17 in Florida. Beginning on October 10 credits have been given to customers in Bay, Calhoun, Franklin, Gulf, Liberty, Taylor and Wakulla counties.

by | October 13, 2018 | 03:31

Roy Cooper said , adding, "A number of homes have rooftop tarps that could be damaged or blown away with this wind". The storm's intensity waned steadily as it pushed inland and curled northeasterly into Georgia after dark. From there, it is forecast to move through waterlogged North and SC as a strong tropical storm - retaining this level of intensity until it moves into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of North Carolina and Virginia sometime in the early morning hours on Friday.

by | October 13, 2018 | 03:00

NASA's Nick Hague and Roscosmos' Alexei Ovchinin blasted off to the International Space Station from the Russia-leased Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Thursday , but their Soyuz rocket failed two minutes after the launch , triggering an emergency that sent their capsule into a steep, harrowing fall back to Earth.

by | October 13, 2018 | 02:27

Negative impacts of climate change occur on a continuum, and defining a point at which climate change becomes unsafe is hard and contentious. The IPCC believes that this is achievable. In the 728-page document, the United Nations organization detailed how Earth's weather, health and ecosystems would be in better shape if the world's leaders could somehow limit future human-caused warming to just 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit) rather than the 2C target agreed to at the Paris ...

by | October 12, 2018 | 00:26

On Monday, NASA's Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer instrument captured Michael while still a Category 1. As you can see in the video above, some houses are completely submerged. For North Carolina, "Michael isn't as bad as Florence but adds insult to injury", Gov. Cooper said at a news conference Thursday. At least four people have died in the state.

by | October 12, 2018 | 00:22

NASA said it has been informed by Russian space officials that the crew has made an emergency landing at an unspecified location in Kazakhstan and is in good condition. However, in the meantime, this failure has a number of consequences for the agencies and the crew aboard the space station. Russian Soyuz are now the only vehicle used to carry astronauts to the orbiting Space Station, after the US retired its space shuttle fleet.

by | October 12, 2018 | 00:17

Its sustained winds were just 3.2km/h shy of an extremely rare Category 5. A state of emergency has been declared in both Carolinas , in anticipation of storm-related damage and power outages. Just last month Apple donated $1 million to the Red Cross in response to Hurricane Florence . "Roads are not open and you will not be able to get home if you live in or near the coast", the governor said Thursday morning.