by | October 07, 2018 | 17:41

Moons are certainly plentiful in our solar system - the four giant planets host over 200 moons between them - so it is entirely plausible that many (or even most) of the now known exoplanets - nearly 4,000 - should harbour exomoons . On the other hand, the scientists agreed that another planet in Kepler-1625b's vicinity might also cause such turbulence. Exomoons are hard to find because they are smaller than their companion planet and their transit signal is weak; they also shift ...

by | September 20, 2018 | 13:14

I thought long and hard about how to be able to become the first private passenger to go to the Moon . SpaceX is still working hard at getting its Big Falcon Rocket ready for its first test launches, and the company will need to put its launch systems through their paces well in advance of taking passengers anywhere.

by | September 17, 2018 | 13:34

Parts of North Carolina had seen storm surges - the bulge of seawater pushed ashore by the hurricane - as high as 10 feet (3 meters), he said. "Even though the storm has been downgraded to a tropical storm , you can see we are getting hit here in Myrtle Beach", NBC News correspondent Tammy Leitner reported Friday.

by | September 15, 2018 | 18:39

McMaster warned that once tropical storm-force winds begin moving in, rescuers will not be able to assist people because the rescuers themselves will be moving to safety. "Once the weather breaks, it will be fairly obvious if there's a problem, " he said from Raleigh. North Carolina has been issued with flash flood emergencies, with relief from storm conditions not looking likely until early next week.

by | September 12, 2018 | 01:34

Henry McMaster (R) on Monday ordered a mandatory evacuation of the state's coastline ahead of Hurricane Florence's expected arrival on Thursday. Its center will move between Bermuda and the Bahamas Tuesday and Wednesday, and approach the coast of SC or North Carolina on Thursday, the National Hurricane Center said .

by | September 08, 2018 | 19:43

Both the European and American models have shifted the storm westward, rather than northerly, increasing the likelihood it will come close to or make landfall somewhere on the East Coast. It is looking increasingly likely that Florence could hit the East Coast late next week. The storm's maximum sustained winds are 75km/h and it is moving west at 20km/h, according to The National Hurricane Center in Miami .

by | September 05, 2018 | 18:25

President Donald Trump , who nominated Kavanaugh on July 9, weighed in on the ruckus on the committee as Kavanaugh read his opening statement , before the meeting wrapped up for the day. "And therefore, we are there to do our job", said Senator Mazie Hirono. "You had a chance and you lost", Graham said, referring to the 2016 presidential contest.

by | July 28, 2018 | 11:16

A total Lunar Eclipse is all set to occur as the Earth will come in between the Sun and the Moon. A total lunar eclipse happens when Earth takes position in a straight line between the moon and sun, blotting out the direct sunlight that normally makes our satellite glow whitish-yellow.

by | June 10, 2018 | 16:13

The event emphasised the role of schools, colleges and universities in protecting nature and environment as well as beating plastic pollution, stated another official release. The governor urged every member of the society to jointly begin to think about the way forward out of plastic pollution by acting in consonance with the relevant agencies to create a better society.

by | May 27, 2018 | 13:43

The storm has maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour. On the forecast track, the center of Alberto is expected to move over the eastern Gulf of Mexico tonight through Sunday night, and approach the northern Gulf Coast in the warning area on Monday.