300-metre long Spider-web covers beach in Western Greece

A Greek beach has been turned into an arachnophobe's worst nightmare, as hoards of spiders weave thousands of cobwebs all along the shoreline. However, Daily Hellas revealed that the rather eerie scene is a yearly sight for the residents of Ait... More..

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Air Force rolls out PEO Digital
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Air Force rolls out PEO Digital

Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson presented an update of the state of the Air Force Sept. 17, during the 2018 Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Md. An internal ...More..

Astronomers Discover Planet Where Vulcan From 'Star Trek' Would Be
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Astronomers Discover Planet Where Vulcan From 'Star Trek' Would Be

The world orbits a sunlike star that's a mere 16 light-years away, known as HD 26965 or 40 Eridani A, according to the team behind the Dharma Planet Survey . Vulcan's most famous fictional inhabitant, Mr. S...More..

by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

A Giant Spider-Web Covers An Entire Shoreline In Aitoliko, Greece

Local resident Giannis Giannakopoulos told CNN that he first noticed the "veil of webs" earlier this week and took photos. "It's natural for this area to have insects, no one is especially anxious", he told...More..

A land transformed by water: North Carolina, before and after Hurricane Florence
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

A land transformed by water: North Carolina, before and after Hurricane Florence

This is the worst I've ever seen, and that includes hurricane evacuations", Tovornik said. Baker was unsure, however, whether this particular boat was part of state reconnaissance efforts, or simply someone t...More..

by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Giant spiders' web covers Greek beach

While the giant spider-web in Aitoliko, Greece, might look weird, the phenomenon is not at all harmful for humans, animals in the region, or the local flora. Biologist Fotis Pergantis, president of the region's...More..

Japan fashion billionaire Maezawa picked by SpaceX for moon flight
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Japan fashion billionaire Maezawa picked by SpaceX for moon flight

Moreover, none of them will have to pay anything for the trip as the Japanese executive has already brought all the seats on BFR. "He did suggest, like, maybe that I would join on this trip", Musk said with a...More..

Nissan Turned Navara Pickup Into Mobile Observatory
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Nissan Turned Navara Pickup Into Mobile Observatory

Nissan has revealed the Navara Dark Sky Concept - a highly modified version of its Navara pick-up created to transport astronomers to remote locations to observe the night sky. ESA says this telescope is powe...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

1,000 feet of spiderwebs blanket large part of Greek town

While they may be horrifying, these "long-jawed orb weavers" are completely harmless to humans. Locals said the sudden rise in spiders had come with the arrival of mosquitoes in the town. Maria Chatzaki, pr...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

1,000 feet of spiderwebs blanket large part of Greek town

While they may be horrifying, these "long-jawed orb weavers" are completely harmless to humans. Locals said the sudden rise in spiders had come with the arrival of mosquitoes in the town. Maria Chatzaki, pr...More..

'I'm just so tired': Frustration, exhaustion grow in wake of storm Florence
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

'I'm just so tired': Frustration, exhaustion grow in wake of storm Florence

The latest victims in SC were identified as Wendy Wenton, 45, and Nicolette Green, 43, by the Marion County Coroner, US media report . "And you haven't really been hit yet, by comparison to what's coming", T...More..

The longest week: Carolinas worn out by Florence
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

The longest week: Carolinas worn out by Florence

That includes those of two women who drowned when a sheriff's van taking them to a mental health facility was swept off a road. The deputies were transporting the women from Conway, near the coast, to Darling...More..

Elon Musk May Accompany Yusaku Maezawa on Lunar Trip!
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Elon Musk May Accompany Yusaku Maezawa on Lunar Trip!

Yusaku hopes to hop on the rocket as early as 2023. He called Maezawa "brave" and "an adventurer". Maezawa said his team of artists will be recruited from around the world, adding, "If you should hear from ...More..

by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Trump to visit North Carolina as governor urges residents to be patient

During a briefing at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, Trump asked Lynn Good, chairman and CEO of Duke Energy, how things were near Lake Norman. Almost 3 feet of rain fell in some parts of North Carolin...More..

by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Donald Trump Jokes with Storm Victim After Boat Lands in His Yard

Trump was apparently talking to an older man whose home had been damaged after a large yacht had washed ashore and was shipwrecked against the wooden deck of his porch. "You gotta take care of home", he told th...More..

Planet-Hunter TESS Shares First Image Captured Since Launch
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Planet-Hunter TESS Shares First Image Captured Since Launch

The Kepler telescope has carried out a terrific job since launching in 2009, however with that workhorse satellite reaching the cessation of its lifestyles, or no longer it's time for the Transiting Exoplanet...More..

At Least 1.7 Million Chickens Drown in Flooding From Florence Aftermath
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

At Least 1.7 Million Chickens Drown in Flooding From Florence Aftermath

CONWAY, SC - SEPTEMBER 17: Floodwaters from Hurricane Florence surround two homes on September 17, 2018, in Conway, South Carolina . "So quite naturally it hits home, and I felt like I had to act in a sense th...More..

Rivers pose epic Florence flood risks
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Rivers pose epic Florence flood risks

The storm's death toll climbed to 16 when authorities said a pickup truck ran into standing water in SC and the driver lost control, hitting a tree. At least 17 people have been confirmed dead from the fierce s...More..

Video Shows Animals Stranded by Hurricane Florence Got Rescued in Style
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Video Shows Animals Stranded by Hurricane Florence Got Rescued in Style

With Wilmington , N.C., still mostly an island surrounded by Hurricane Florence's floodwaters and people waiting for hours for handouts of necessities like food, North Carolina's governor is pleading with th...More..

Elon Musk and SpaceX announce 1st tourist for ‘moon loop’
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Elon Musk and SpaceX announce 1st tourist for ‘moon loop’

In a webcast in the past hour, SpaceX supremo Elon Musk revealed that the passenger is none other than Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa , and the flight will hopefully take place by 2023 at the late...More..

Death Toll From Florence Reaches 32, Officials Say
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Death Toll From Florence Reaches 32, Officials Say

By Tuesday afternoon, it had topped 60 feet - and it still hasn't crested. "This isn't a river ... this is Interstate 40", the state's transportation department tweeted , along with drone footage of the scen...More..

Florence death toll reaches 23; destruction expected to worsen
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Florence death toll reaches 23; destruction expected to worsen

National Weather Service meteorologist Chris Legro says he received reports Tuesday morning of boats being used to rescue people from rising water in Derry, New Hampshire. And if you think you can pick your way...More..

Texoma Red Cross volunteers on standby
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Texoma Red Cross volunteers on standby

More volunteers from the American Red Cross in Cleveland are being deployed to help with Hurricane Florence efforts. The allows donations online and provides information on their disaster relief effor...More..

Hurricane Florence death toll climbs as flooding spreads
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Hurricane Florence death toll climbs as flooding spreads

Roy Cooper said during a press conference on Sunday. "It's worrying to watch the water slowly rising". Florence has weakened to a tropical depression but "major river flooding will continue over a signific...More..

Five dead as Hurricane Florence downgraded to tropical storm
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Five dead as Hurricane Florence downgraded to tropical storm

The centre of Tropical Storm Florence has moved into SC, and both it and North Carolina continue to face powerful winds and catastrophic flooding. Authorities say the woman and her 8-month-old child died wh...More..

Florence death toll jumps to 31 as flooding wreaks havoc
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Florence death toll jumps to 31 as flooding wreaks havoc

The relentless rain also helped Wilmington , North Carolina break its annual rainfall record with three months left to go in the year. Cooper said he had come to New Bern to provide encouragement for loc...More..

Typhoon Mangkhut Reaches Mainland China; Death Toll in Philippines Could Exceed 100
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut Reaches Mainland China; Death Toll in Philippines Could Exceed 100

The CAR, one of the worst-hit areas, is the only land-locked region of the Philippines . Most of the victims died in separate landslide incidents. The building was crushed, and 29 people remain missing. Roads ...More..

SpaceX's first private passenger is Japanese fashion magnate Yusaku Maezawa
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

SpaceX's first private passenger is Japanese fashion magnate Yusaku Maezawa

Maezawa, 42, said he wants his guests for the lunar orbit "to see the moon up close, and the Earth in full view, and create work to reflect their experience". "No one has visited since the last Apollo mission i...More..

Florence's drenching rains kill 23 in the Carolinas
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Florence's drenching rains kill 23 in the Carolinas

At least 17 deaths were reported in North and SC. The deadly storm was still dumping rain and had top winds around 30 miles per hour early Monday, but forecasters said it was expected to gradually pick up for...More..

3,2,1:SpaceX counts down to reveal mystery Moon traveller
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

3,2,1:SpaceX counts down to reveal mystery Moon traveller

Maezawa has plenty of money to devote to this moon shot. In February 2017, SpaceX said two "private citizens" had "paid a significant deposit" for a trip around the moon. A Mars trip could take 3 to 6 month...More..