Extreme heat to stick around GTA for most of the week

Fire crews are expected to knock on about 5,000 doors during the heat wave, and they will offer residents a cooler place to stay. "People waking up Tuesday morning might feel a bit of relief from the extreme heat of the weekend, but it is only a sh... More..

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Air Pollution Increases Risk Of Diabetes
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Air Pollution Increases Risk Of Diabetes

The researchers found that more exposure to air pollution increased the risk of diabetes in the veterans. While obesity , lack of exercise and genetic risk are major drivers for diabetes, studies have sh...More..

Another Trump Official Under Fire, Asked To Resign By Woman At Restaurant
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Another Trump Official Under Fire, Asked To Resign By Woman At Restaurant

Mink, a sixth-grade teacher at Sidwell Friends, the school former President Obama's daughters attended, had notes that she occasionally glanced at while talking to Pruitt. He is the latest administration offici...More..

This Is the First Ever Picture of a Newborn Planet
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

This Is the First Ever Picture of a Newborn Planet

Instead, the researchers used a coronagraph to block the bright light of the star in order to look at the disk and the planet. Yesterday, scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Hei...More..

The Liberal Meltdown Over Justice Kennedy Retiring
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

The Liberal Meltdown Over Justice Kennedy Retiring

Trump has also filled a record-breaking number of seats on the influential federal appeals courts - appointing 21 judges in total - with the enthusiastic backing of the Senate, which votes to confirm them. The...More..

Famous British scientist Stephen Hawking has died aged 76
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Famous British scientist Stephen Hawking has died aged 76

Thanks for being - amongst everything else - a great laugh". "We are deeply saddened that our beloved father passed away today", professor Hawking's children, Lucy, Robert, and Tim said in a statement c...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

This is what a newborn planet looks like

The exoplanet boasts a surface temperature of roughly 1000 degrees Celsius, more than twice as hot as Mercury, the hottest planet in our solar system. The planet stands out clearly in the image, visible as ...More..

Supreme Court fight in the spotlight — Sunday shows preview
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Supreme Court fight in the spotlight — Sunday shows preview

Over the years, Kennedy joined court conservatives in rolling back campaign finance curbs and voting rights provisions. Shortly after Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement on Wednesday, White Ho...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

This is the first photo of a planet being born

The discovery was made using the powerful planet-hunting tool called SPHERE, which is part of the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope. Using a powerful planet-hunting instrument on the telescop...More..

Heat Continues With Storm Chances This Afternoon
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Heat Continues With Storm Chances This Afternoon

Forecasters say that Tropical Storm Fabio, off the west coast of Mexico , will develop into a hurricane on Monday and track to the west-northwest. With the heat index , feels like temperatures will push bac...More..

Extreme heat warning issued for Canada Day long weekend
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Extreme heat warning issued for Canada Day long weekend

According to current figures, the heat may persist until the middle of next week, as a special metpredprijatija. Warning: "Sleeping will be tough as overnight lows refuse to drop below the 20s", tweeted The We...More..

Creepy robot 'flying brain' to be unleashed on International Space Station
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Creepy robot 'flying brain' to be unleashed on International Space Station

A ball-shaped artificial intelligence robot nicknamed the "flying brain" because it is trained to follow and interact with a German astronaut blasted off today toward the International Space Station aboard Spa...More..

US Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announces retirement
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

US Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announces retirement

President Donald Trump has a shot at remaking the Supreme Court into a conservative bulwark, at a time when America remains deeply divided on such issues as women's rights, immigration and the environment. Th...More..

Trump narrows Supreme Court list, to name nominee July 9
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Trump narrows Supreme Court list, to name nominee July 9

Kennedy, a key swing vote on the court, announced Wednesday that he would retire this summer. About the only thing one could say for certain about the eventual nominee was that he or she would be young ...More..

by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Bleeding Moon Travel- Lunar Eclipse 2018 Cause any Effects to Humans?

The longest possible total lunar eclipse is 1 hour and 47 minutes. Moon gazers in North America-and most of the Arctic-won't be treated to the eclipse this time around. Though the eclipse will be experience...More..

Strawberry moon 2017: There's still a chance to see it tonight
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Strawberry moon 2017: There's still a chance to see it tonight

According to Native American folklore, a full moon in June is called a Strawberry Moon because the short season for harvesting strawberries comes during that summer month. "The moon won't look any different t...More..

by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Blood Moon Eclipse Probably Not A Bad Omen, According To Boring Astrophysicist

This is because on July 27, the Earth will be at its farthest distance from the Sun, and the Moon will also be at its greatest distance from the Earth. This was visible mostly in the United States and Canada, a...More..

Full Strawberry Moon, Saturn reaching opposition make for prime skygazing week
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Full Strawberry Moon, Saturn reaching opposition make for prime skygazing week

The Moon takes 29.5 days to complete one full cycle around the Earth ~ so the ancients believed that the requirements or karma of human biography were laid into the Saturn rhythm and then worked out month b...More..

NASA unveils stunning ‘blue dune’ image seen on Mars
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

NASA unveils stunning ‘blue dune’ image seen on Mars

Dust storms on Mars have been notoriously hard to predict, both in their development and their longevity. The rover, studying potentially habitable conditions on the Red Planet , is now in the Gale Crater ...More..

Train Wreck in Iowa Dumps 230,000 Gallons of Oil into Floodwaters
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Train Wreck in Iowa Dumps 230,000 Gallons of Oil into Floodwaters

Williams says crews have been skimming oil from floodwaters. A BNSF spokesman said that 14 of the 32 oil cars on the train were leaking oil into the flooded river and that about 100,000 gallons of the spilled...More..

SpaceX wins $130M Air Force contract to launch spy satellite
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

SpaceX wins $130M Air Force contract to launch spy satellite

ULA - a joint venture between legacy firms Boeing and Lockheed Martin - is the only other company eligible to conduct certain military launches that relate to national security. Its portfolio includes the G...More..

NASA's Curiosity rover captures photos of Mars dust storm
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

NASA's Curiosity rover captures photos of Mars dust storm

Located halfway around the planet, where the storm is not as risky as it is in the area where Opportunity conducts its research, the Curiosity rover took a selfie on Friday during the storm. As for the 2018 ver...More..

Children Breathe In 30% More Exhaust Fumes Because of Their Height
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Children Breathe In 30% More Exhaust Fumes Because of Their Height

Copeland, Barrow, Allerdale and Carlisle all came in the top 10 when it came to low levels of air pollution coupled with affordable housing. There will be individual pledges on what actions will be taken on t...More..

Newly Discovered Ancient Sea Creature Named After President Obama
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Newly Discovered Ancient Sea Creature Named After President Obama

The tiny, disc-shaped creature is about one-half inch long. The name coronatus Obamus has the discovery, as the former head of the United States has paid special attention to Earth Sciences ("Сoronatus" m...More..

Don't get near this plant, confirmed for first time in Virginia
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Don't get near this plant, confirmed for first time in Virginia

In Ohio, giant hogweed is typically found in northeast Ohio, especially in counties bordering Pennsylvania. Debra Martin, a program manager with the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services ,...More..

NASA Mars Rover captures incredible selfie as dust storm sweeps Red Planet
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

NASA Mars Rover captures incredible selfie as dust storm sweeps Red Planet

According to Dean Regasa (Dean Regas), astronomer from the Cincinnati Observatory, Mars will be easily visible to the naked eye. What makes it very unique is that, in addition to getting Mars closer to Earth...More..

by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

"Space Force" ordered by President Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump is pursuing new frontiers, announcing Monday that his government will create a " Space Force" as the sixth branch of the United States military on Monday. "And we are seriously t...More..

World's oldest Sumatran orangutan, Puan, dies at 62
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

World's oldest Sumatran orangutan, Puan, dies at 62

While she passed away at 62-years-old, she leaves behind an impeccable legacy. "Her genetics count for just under 10 per cent of the global zoological population", Thompson added. Martina Hunt, the animal's k...More..

'Space force': Donald Trump orders new branch of U.S. military
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

'Space force': Donald Trump orders new branch of U.S. military

Defense Department spokeswoman Dana White said Pentagon officials immediately began to evaluate the White House's Space Force proposal. President Donald Trump boasted Monday of the United States com...More..

Stephen Hawking's Ashes Buried at Westminster Abbey: Details
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Stephen Hawking's Ashes Buried at Westminster Abbey: Details

During his long academic life, Hawking focused his research primarily on cosmology, black holes and string theory. More than 100 nationalities were represented among the congregation for the service, an...More..