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by | January 09, 2019 | 00:29

State Department in a press release. Russia's Defense Ministry sent two nuclear-capable strategic bombers to Venezuela on December 10 in an unusual display of Russian military force in South America. Critics argue those ideas only risk inflaming Brazil's violent streets and worsening Brazil's murder tally, almost 64,000 people in 2017, a record.

by | January 05, 2019 | 00:45

NASA's New Horizons mission flew by the object early on January 1, and the maneuver's science data will reach Earth over the course of almost two months. The probe will now study the makeup of Ultima Thule's atmosphere and terrain for further clues about how solar system and planets form. May went on to explain how the New Horizons mission directly inspired his new solo track.

by | January 04, 2019 | 19:30

Unlike in some previous government shutdowns , many national parks have remained open, though without staff to collect rubbish and service restrooms . "The community holds together", says Ethan Feltges, who runs a Souvenir Shop in the vicinity, and a toilet cabin in front of it. "The local community has come together really well, even people visiting from out of town have made a decision to join after seeing our efforts on social media".

by | December 28, 2018 | 02:17

Snow accumulations vary depending on where you are. Wind gusts in the Albuquerque metro area and Santa Fe are expected to reach up to 60 miles per hour causing blowing snow and whiteout conditions. By early tomorrow morning, winds will transition direction so they are coming in from the north. Highs drop into the low 20s on Friday with overnight lows in the single digits.

by | December 27, 2018 | 01:31

The mission was SpaceX's first national security mission. It is but one of 32 planned GPS III satellites that will replace older ones now in orbit. But by the Falcon 9 rocket's first stage sensors scrapped the launch. GPS III's new L1C civil signal also will make it the first GPS satellite broadcasting a compatible signal with other worldwide global navigation satellite systems, like Galileo, improving connectivity for civilian users.

by | December 18, 2018 | 00:57

It was an indescribable feeling: "joy, relief, exhilaration and anticipation for what is yet to come". Thursday's flight was a milestone that the company says will push it closer to flying tourists from Spaceport America, Virgin Galactic's futuristic launch facility in New Mexico.

by | December 10, 2018 | 01:19

It also became known that SpaceX postponed the launch of the Falcon Heavy with the satellite for the Arabsat company at the end of 2018. The head of the company SpaceX Elon Musk has said that for some unknown reason stopped the hydraulic pump, which reveals one of the brake plates (rudders) to the desired position.

by | December 07, 2018 | 00:59

The recent WHO report is actually based on contributions from over 80 health and academic professionals, civil society representatives and global agencies who have earlier worked on climate change and public health. But under the Paris Agreement (which is meant for post-2020 actions), the responsibility to cut emissions falls on all countries as per their voluntarily set targets.

by | December 02, 2018 | 01:35

NASA already is utilizing the private sector on a commercial basis. Those systems are the (BFR), which is by Elon Musk's SpaceX; and the, a launcher being built by Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin . While it is debatable if that would have any effect on SpaceX employees, NASA's intention to err on the side of caution is also valid, as the agency has the lives of its own astronauts to worry about.

by | November 27, 2018 | 00:43

How hard is it to land on Mars? It's shooting for Elysium Planitia , a plain near the Martian equator that the InSight team hopes is as flat as a parking lot in Kansas with few, if any, rocks. The United States is the only country to successfully operate a spacecraft on the Martian surface. The findings on Mars could help explain the type of conditions at these so-called exoplanets "and how they fit into the story that we're trying to figure out for how planets form", he said.

by | November 27, 2018 | 00:32

It also came two days after Trump issued another tweet transmitting his skepticism of the existence of Climate change . "Unbelievably deadly and tragic wildfires rage in the West, hurricanes batter our coasts - and the Trump administration chooses the Friday after Thanksgiving to try and bury this critical USA assessment of the climate crisis", Gore said in a statement that he posted on Twitter Friday.

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.