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by | July 15, 2019 | 00:57

The storm has already brought flooding to New Orleans , where tornado warnings have been issued. "Please be very careful!" he said on Twitter. The storm made landfall near Intracoastal City, Louisiana , about 160 miles (257km) west of New Orleans , and its winds fell to 70mph (112kmh), the National Hurricane Center said.

by | July 13, 2019 | 00:56

Bahubali Rocket and Chandrayaan 2 are going to explore the Dark Side (south pole) of the moon for India. The country's second lunar mission is scheduled to be launched on Monday. The lander will carry a camera, a seismometer, a thermal instrument and a Nasa-supplied laser retroreflector that will help calculate the distance between the Earth and the moon.

by | July 11, 2019 | 01:13

Depending on the track, and how long the depression remains over the Gulf, some weather models go on to develop a full-blow tropical storm from there. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell closed the city hall and urged non-essential employees to stay home, while the city's airport reported numerous flight delays.

by | June 30, 2019 | 00:48

The volcanic plume rose in a narrow column until it spreads out greatly when the density of the plume and the density of the surrounding air equalize, causing the plume to stop rising. The ring of clouds at the base of the plume appears to be water vapor, according to the space agency. The Terra and Suomi NPP satellites, operated by NASA and the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration respectively, also managed to capture photos of the incident.

by | June 26, 2019 | 01:09

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket is set to launch from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida , carrying a host of scientific payloads into orbit as part of the Department of Defense's (DoD) Space Test Program-2 ( STP 2) mission .

by | June 25, 2019 | 00:58

Robert Bongiovi, director of the Air Force Launch Enterprise Systems Directorate. The capsules containing the cremated remains will be launched through the Orbital Test Bed satellite, which is one of the payloads aboard the Falcon Heavy .

by | June 20, 2019 | 01:26

Illegal immigrants can now obtain a driver's license in NY. A report in February said if such a law was passed in ny, more than 400,000 illegal immigrants could get the permit. 'Gov. Cuomo has supported this policy for over a decade, ' Cuomo's counsel, Alphonso David, said in a statement announcing his intentions. The authors of the study suggested that, before the law took effect, illegal immigrants were more likely to flee the scene of an accident because their vehicles were ...

by | June 10, 2019 | 00:44

NASA has always been openly against the commercialisation of the ISS , unlike Russian Federation that is open to ads and branding on its side of the station . Right now, commercial activity on the station is largely limited to science experiments. Instead it will charge private companies that ferry passengers, which can pass on the costs to visitors, NASA spokeswoman Stephanie Schierholz said in an email.

by | May 28, 2019 | 01:13

Meteorologist Mark Larson says most of Memorial Day Monday will be dry but there's more storms on the way to Kansas Tuesday, our break from wet weather will be brief. More storms could fire on Wednesday around the front, so don't expect overly nice days for the first three days of the week. Lows will be incredibly mild in the upper 60s with ongoing showers into Tuesday morning.

by | May 27, 2019 | 01:53

This will give us the chance to see an isolated shower or storm. Highs in the 80s are forecast for Friday , Sunday and Monday . Dubbed the "Death Ridge", temperatures are expected to rise to tripe digits over the Memorial Day weekend and the upcoming week.

by | May 26, 2019 | 00:36

Skies will stay mostly clear except for areas southeast of the metro near Falls City where an isolated storm or two is possible this evening. Will every storm that moves through the region be severe? No. This means the "Muggy Meter" will climb overnight with dew points in the 60s. The storms were expected to begin Friday afternoon into Saturday morning and will be strong enough to possibly create localized flooding .

by | May 25, 2019 | 00:57

Eventually, the company wants to launch almost 12,000 spacecraft, each weighing almost 227kg. These satellites will be operational in an orbit 500 km from the surface of the earth. Getting SpaceX's full constellation up and running will cost in the ballpark of $10 billion dollars, and Musk has conceded that such efforts have bankrupted others, such as the satellite operator Iridium .

by | May 04, 2019 | 01:26

The city, which issued a state of emergency declaration Wednesday morning, plans to raise the height of flood gates and the levee will be raised as a precaution. The National Weather Service sent a flash flood alert at around 4 p.m., urging residents to seek higher ground. By Thursday, the river was within inches of the 1993 all-time high, and expected to top it.

by | April 26, 2019 | 00:55

The study, which used government data, found that nearly 141.1 million people were exposed to unhealthy air between 2015 and 2017, an increase from the 133.9 million people who were exposed past year. Numerous cities with the most people at risk were located in California. But with the Trump administration's plan to slash the EPA's budget by a third, the American Lung Association worries that things could plateau, or even get worse.

by | April 20, 2019 | 00:45

When the legislature dissolved for Alberta's 2019 general election, there was representation from five political parties: the NDP, United Conservative Party, the Alberta Party, the Alberta Liberal Party and the Freedom Conservative Party. "Help is on the way and hope is on the horizon". "But at the same time, a vast majority of voters do see themselves as centrist, so going forward I think a lot of Albertans will be disappointed".

by | April 15, 2019 | 01:13

After a few delays, SpaceX launched its second Falcon Heavy rocket yesterday evening. The Falcon-Heavy rocket was launched at 22:35 (GMT) 11th April 2019, carrying Arabsat 6A satellite, manufactured by Lockheed Martin , to be placed in the exclusive orbit of Arabsat 30.5 degrees East.

by | April 15, 2019 | 00:52

The latest launch marked the first time Falcon Heavy flies using the new Block 5 hardware, which is created to last longer than previous versions without the need for refurbishment. Believe it or not, the trio of boosters aren't the only things that SpaceX managed to recover. SpaceX and Boeing are vying to send humans to space from United States soil for the first time in almost a decade under Nasa's Commercial Crew Programme.

by | April 11, 2019 | 00:23

The launch has already been delayed and had been originally anticipated for earlier this week. The rocket is capable of delivering up to 59,000 pounds to a similar orbit, but that would mean SpaceX wouldn't be able to recover their boosters for reuse.

by | April 07, 2019 | 02:03

NASA, on the other hand, that more than 400 pieces of orbital debris from the test had been identified - including debris that was travelling above the International Space Station. Clearance to conduct the test was received in 2016 when the programme to develop the interceptor missile began in earnest, Reddy said. "This test covers all LEO satellites, including those for military use", Dr.

by | March 04, 2019 | 01:15

Nasa chief Jim Bridenstine said it was a new era where "we are looking forward to be being one customer, as an agency and as a country". The mission was a test-run for sending American astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS), possibly as early as July, breaking the current Russian monopoly as the only country able to send...