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Water vapor detected on potentially habitable Super-Earth

Getting to know K2-18b a bit better, she said , "will be important for understanding the potential habitability of smaller "Earth-sized" planets". That's ver...


Trump's EPA to finalize rollback of Obama's clean water protections

Farm and business groups have criticized WOTUS from its inception in 2015 as federal overreach, both in terms of how it was applied and whether the EPA ha...


A few dry days before weekend rain

By Sunday, the disturbance will be west or northwest of Florida with maybe some lingering effects. Limited development of this disturbance is expected during ...


Scientists Uncover New Evidence of Asteroid That Killed Dinosaurs

The study builds on previous research that explains how the crater was formed and validates the notion that the asteroid's impact caused the planet's surf...


Rare full moon to illuminate night sky on Friday the 13th

Alena Kiel said: "Anyway so my birthday is on Friday the 13th and there's a Full Moon so I guess I'm gonna be extra powerful this year". The Friday the 13th...


Magical! There will be a rare Full Moon on Friday the 13th

In fact, the last full moon on a Friday the 13th took place in June 2014, the almanac said. According to Newsweek , if you miss your chance at seeing a Frid...


Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Beta Rolls Out This Thursday

Modern Warfare will change maps, playlists, and "other content drops" as the beta progresses. To play the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Beta PC players will...


ISRO says moon lander Vikram located by Chandrayaan-2 Orbiter

India's ambitious lunar mission faltered in the last leg on Saturday as Vikram lander lost its connection with the ISRO and left the nation anxious. Earlier o...


Chandrayaan 2 landing: ISRO scientists recall launch of Chandrayaan 1

Now Chairman of the National Design and Research Forum, he termed the present Chandrayaan-2 mission, which seeks to make soft-landing of Vikram on the unexplore...


Hurricane Dorian grows in size, coasting along Florida tonight

Police found a brick of cocaine at Paradise Beach Park, as well as a duffel bag filled with 15 kilos of cocaine on Cocoa Beach 20 miles north . The packages o...


Next Nintendo Direct Will Include Luigi's Mansion 3 And Pokemon Sword & Shield

While Nintendo has stated that this Direct will be exclusively focused on future 2019 titles, the company has been known to give viewers a sneak peek as to what...


China Claims Lunar Rover Found a Gel-Like Substance on the Moon

The substance was found on 28 July, during "day 8" of an exploration mission to a region covered in small impact craters. Days before India's Moon mission...


After inflicting `extreme damage` on Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian on path to Florida

The death toll from Hurricane Dorian's destructive path through the Bahamas has risen to at least seven as of Tuesday night, Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert ...


Hurricane Dorian bashes Bahamas, inches towards Florida coast

Forecasters said that the storm had come to a near standstill because the steering currents in the atmosphere had collapsed. Another showed residents trying to ...


Follow live as 'monster' hurricane Dorian pounds on Bahamas, moves towards Florida

Tropical-storm-force winds hampered the efforts, flipping over some of the jet skis. "Brief, heavy rainfall. And a few flashes of lightning, as well, in the dis...


SpaceX Starlink satellite almost collides with European satellite

The constellation in question was SpaceX's Starlink, and the firing of the thrusters of the Aeolus Earth observation satellite was created to raise the orbit...


India's Chandrayaan-2 ready for moon landing

According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the de-orbital operation began at 8.50 a.m.as planned. The first data from the rover, Pragyan, w...


Rolling Stones Reschedule Miami Gardens Concert for Hurricane Dorian

Disclaimer This article is published directly through a syndicated feed and not edited by The Indian Wire staff. The entire state of Florida is under a decla...


Latest update on Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane-force winds now extend up to 45 miles from the center of Dorian, and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 140 miles, the advisory said. Hur...


Chargers G.M.: No new contract for Melvin Gordon

One twitter user took to the popular social media site and called Gordon out for changing his number if he were never going to wear it as a member of the Charg...


Activist Greta arrives in USA after sailing to cut down on emissions

The Swedish teenager has become a poster child for the youth climate movement. Thunberg, who first drew worldwide attention past year when she started missi...


ISRO performs 4th Moon-bound orbit maneuver for Chandrayaan-2

The spacecraft has completed four in-orbit lowering maneuvers since entering the lunar space on August 20. The integrated module's entry to the nearly circular ...


U.S. calls for rescinding rules on oil industry methane leaks

The proposal "delivers on President Trump's executive order and removes unnecessary and duplicative regulatory burdens from the oil and gas industry", EPA head...


Hurricane Dorian Is Now a Major Category 4 Storm

Arian Britto fills containers with gasoline at BJ's Wholesale Club in preparation for Hurricane Dorian , Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, in Hialeah, Fla. Hurricane ...


No genome signature predicts same-sex sexual behavior, GWAS study finds

The research is the latest effort in a decades-long quest to understand the inherited component of sexuality . Previous quests for genes linked to sexuality ...


Northern Lights may be visible throughout Wisconsin over Labor Day weekend

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has issued a "G2 Moderate Watch" for September 1. The aurora borealis is typically visible around...


Hurricane Dorian forecast to become Category 3 storm today

The hurricane strengthened to a Category 4 on Friday afternoon and is still expected to strengthen somewhat as it passes over warm open water, with expected...


Chandrayaan’s 3rd lunar-bound orbit exercise performed

Then it would perform a series of complex braking maneuvers to soft land in the South polar region of the Moon on September 7, 2019. "All spacecraft parameter...


Control: How Long To Beat Remedy's New Thriller?

In the recent weeks, Remedy Entertainment and 505 Games have teased the game with numerous trailers and gameplay videos. This is not the case with Contro...


NASA has officially attached a helicopter to the Mars 2020 Rover

The lucky student will then be invited by NASA to watch the Mars 2020 launch at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida in July 2020. Good luck! What an...


Spacecraft carrying Russian humanoid robot docks at ISS

A NASA commentator while putting a statement on the website of Russian space agency Roscosmos also said the Soyuz MS 14 craft had administered to land, said tha...


G7 leaders agree on $20M plan to help fight Amazon rainforest fires

On Monday, French President Emmanuel Macron announced that the leaders of the G7 - Canada, France , Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the USA - w...


SpaceX Starhopper Test: Cops Warn Residents Near Launchpad of Potential Explosions

SpaceX's Starhopper prototype aced its final test flight tonight and it was a fiery sight at the spaceflight company's facility in Boca Chica, Texas. The craf...


Asteroid warning: Space rock speeding at 23,100 kilometres per hour approaching Earth

The last time the asteroid flew past the earth was in September 2000. The terrifying moment will mark the asteroid's closest approach just one month after...


Third lunar bound orbit maneuver for Chandrayaan-2 performed successfully: ISRO

Arnold Sommerfeld who is a German physicist known for his work in atomic and quantum physics. ISRO said that the TMC-2 captured the images showing impact carter...


EPA Proposes Rollback on Methane Emissions Regulations

In a statement describing the proposal, EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler reiterated an argument against such regulations often used by the oil and gas industry:...


Storm ‘Dorian’ strengthens into a hurricane

Reports of flooding and power outages were reported across the U.S. Virgin Islands , the British Virgin Islands and the Puerto Rican islands of Vieques and Cu...


NASA Satellites Confirm Amazon Rainforest Is Burning at a Record Rate

A meeting will be held September 6 with regional neighbors, except Venezuela, in Leticia, Colombia, Bolsonaro told reporters along alongside his Chilean count...


NASA Chief ‘declares’ Pluto as a planet once again

In an event earlier this week, Bridenstine mentioned that the celestial body should be reclassified as a planet because that's how he had "studied about it ...


Telltale Games rises from its grave

Telltale said key talent from the original company has been hired or contracted by the new company, adding that news regarding the reissue of back catalog ti...


Brazil's Bolsonaro Causes Global Outrage Over Amazon Fires

I think that Brazilians, who are a great people, will probably be ashamed to see this behaviour ... He urged the faithful to pray that "they are controlled as q...


Chandrayaan 2 enters lunar orbit; to soft land on September 7, 2019

The Chandrayaan-2 mission began with its launch on July 22nd on top of an Indian GSLV MK-III rocket. The Rover carries two payloads to enhance the understandi...


Evidence suggests microplastics in water pose 'minimal health risk'

Based on existing data, the risk to health posed by microplastics is judged to be low because particles larger than 150 micrometres are unlikely to be absorbe...


NASA says faraway world Ultima Thule shaped like ‘snowman’

KBOs are a distinct class of solar system objects that lie far beyond the orbits of Neptune and Pluto . "I had never heard the term Ultima Thule before we ...


Wave off southeast Florida likely to become a tropical depression

Severe weather is expected in the Triad Friday evening that is unrelated to the storm off the coast of Florida. The low is forecast to move near or over the...


Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying humanoid robot aborts space station docking after failure

Live broadcast of the event on the Russian space agency Roskomos was interrupted with the Soyuz spacecraft about 100 metres (109 yards) off the ISS . Instead o...


Two Astronauts Go Out into Outer Space

Nick Hague and Andrew Morgan are expected to leave the International Space Station for a while and establish a new docking module for the US Harmony segment. ...


ISRO releases Moon picture showing Mare Orientale basin

The image was taken on August 21 at 7.03 p.m. UTC (12.33 a.m. IST on August 22) by the Chandrayaan 2's LI4 camera, ISRO said. Chandrayaan-2 has performed th...


The Russian Humanoid Robot "Fyodor" Has Been Sent into Space

Fedor was first unveiled in December 2016 and is part of Vladimir Putin's strategic plan to conquer the moon for Russian Federation. Roscosmos launched a ...


Space Command to launch August 29

The Pentagon is actually bringing back U.S. Space Command: it was active from 1985 to 2002, based in Colorado Springs. Joe Maguire, the acting director of n...