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NASA astronaut describes close call following failed launch

NASA astronaut describes close call following failed launch

The Soyuz-FG rocket was on the top of the Soyuz MS-10 spaceship and on the launch day, approximately two minutes after the liftoff, the mission was aborted due to an anomaly experienced by the launch ...

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NOAA’s winter forecast for JH looks warm and dry

NOAA’s winter forecast for JH looks warm and dry

Around 75 percent of the United States is more likely to be warmer than average, and no part of the U.S.is favored to see below-average temperatures for the winter, NOAA added. This change in sea su...

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Antarctic ice shelf sings as winds whip across its surface

Antarctic ice shelf sings as winds whip across its surface

To better understand the physical properties of the Ross Ice Shelf, researchers buried 34 extremely sensitive seismic sensors under its snowy surface. "And its impact on the ice shelf". Chaput tol...

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Chinese City Wants to Replace Streetlights With 'Artificial Moon'

Chinese City Wants to Replace Streetlights With 'Artificial Moon'

The newspaper cited Wu Chunfeng, chairman of the Chengdu Aerospace Science and Technology Microelectronics System Research Institute Co. The company says it will be launching an "illumination sat...

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Climate Change Could Lead To Global Beer Shortage

Climate Change Could Lead To Global Beer Shortage

Hoping to determine how the grain's outlook might impact beer availability and pricing in the future, an worldwide team of scientists ran a series of computer models in three areas: climate, crops and...

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Donald Trump says he thinks climate change will 'change back again'

Donald Trump says he thinks climate change will 'change back again'

But I don't know that it's man-made. "I don't want to give trillions and trillions of dollars", Trump said. I do not want to lose millions and millions of jobs '. "The climate is changing; man is a...

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Hurricane kills 2, weakens to tropical storm, United States News & Top Stories

Hurricane kills 2, weakens to tropical storm, United States News & Top Stories

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) chief Brock Long said many buildings were not built to withstand a storm above the strength of a Category 3 hurricane. "I just need to know he's OK". Other...

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One dead in landslide as Storm Callum brings floods and downpours

One dead in landslide as Storm Callum brings floods and downpours

The amber warning remains in place until 6pm on Saturday, while the broader yellow rain and wind warnings that include parts of north-west and south-west England, western Scotland and Northern Irela...

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Russian investigators partly identify cause of Soyuz spacecraft's failed launch

Russian investigators partly identify cause of Soyuz spacecraft's failed launch

Russian Federation has continued to rely on Soviet-designed booster rockets to launching commercial satellites, as well as crews and cargo to the International Space Station . In 2013, he joined NA...

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Search teams fan out to reach Hurricane Michael’s victims

Search teams fan out to reach Hurricane Michael’s victims

Supercharged by abnormally warm waters in the Gulf of Mexico , Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle with terrifying winds of more than 249 km/h Wednesday, splintering homes and submer...

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Catastrophic Destruction by Michael, Millions Without Power, Towns Destroyed

Catastrophic Destruction by Michael, Millions Without Power, Towns Destroyed

Michael, the third most powerful hurricane ever to hit the US mainland, weakened overnight to a tropical storm but marched northeast on Thursday, toppling trees with 50 miles per hour (80 kph) winds...

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Two, including a child, killed in Hurricane Michael; Florida witnesses 'worst' storm

Two, including a child, killed in Hurricane Michael; Florida witnesses 'worst' storm

Hurricane Michael , the third-most powerful storm to ever hit the USA mainland, slammed into the Florida Panhandle as a Category 4 storm on Wednesday. The latest advisory said Michael was located 18...

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U.S., Russian astronauts make emergency landing after booster rocket fails

U.S., Russian astronauts make emergency landing after booster rocket fails

Video footage from the launch at the Baikonur Cosmodrome shows a large plume of smoke coming from the rocket at the moment it failed and footage from inside the capsule shows the two astronauts be...

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Virgin Galactic is weeks away from reaching space, CEO Richard Branson says

Virgin Galactic is weeks away from reaching space, CEO Richard Branson says

When asked about consumer demand for space travel , he told CNBC: "I think the market for people who would love to become astronauts and go to space is very big". But while Sir Richard believes Mus...

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Hurricane Michael upgraded to 'extremely dangerous' Category 4 storm

Hurricane Michael upgraded to 'extremely dangerous' Category 4 storm

Data from a NOAA Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate that maximum sustained winds have increased to near 125 miles per hour (205 km/h) with higher gusts. "It's very, very scary". "We haven't seen h...

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Soyuz rocket carrying crew to ISS malfunctions during launch

Soyuz rocket carrying crew to ISS malfunctions during launch

The rocket was launched from the Soviet-era cosmodrome in Baikonur, Kazakhstan . NASA said it has been informed by Russian space officials that the crew has made an emergency landing at an unspec...

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Watch Hurricane Michael make landfall on Florida webcams

Hurricane warnings are in effect for the Florida's panhandle and Big Bend regions, along with parts of southeastern Alabama and southern Georgia, affecting about 3.7 million people, per CNN. Presiden...

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Monster Hurricane Michael brings 'unimaginable devastation' as it slams Florida

Monster Hurricane Michael brings 'unimaginable devastation' as it slams Florida

Hurricane Michael , the fiercest storm to hit Florida in more than 80 years and the third-most powerful ever to strike the USA mainland, battered the state's Gulf coast on Wednesday with roof-shredd...

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'Worst on record': Hurricane Michael slams Florida with winds up to 250kmh

'Worst on record': Hurricane Michael slams Florida with winds up to 250kmh

Emergency Management Agency director Travis Brooks told WGXA-TV that a child in Seminole County, Ga., died as a result of the storm. The Gadsden County Sheriff's office said that a man was found...

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AT&T, Verizon promise relief to customers affected by hurricane Michael

AT&T, Verizon promise relief to customers affected by hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael strengthened into a Category 4 storm as it moved toward the Florida Panhandle, where it could blow ashore as the strongest storm to hit the United States this year. Scott said the...

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Three counties ordered to evacuate as Hurricane Michael barrels toward Florida Panhandle

Three counties ordered to evacuate as Hurricane Michael barrels toward Florida Panhandle

By the time Michael reaches the Carolinas, it will be a weakening tropical storm . By Tuesday morning Michael will likely reach Category 2 levels, and Category 3 by Wednesday with winds near 120 mile...

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Hubble Space Telescope Malfunction Won't Last Long, NASA Says

Hubble Space Telescope Malfunction Won't Last Long, NASA Says

But when the third one was powered up, it wasn't operating as it should be, so NASA Goddard engineers placed the telescope in safe mode while they try to figure out the problem. The plan "has alwa...

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Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 Trailer, Ethan Peck as Spock

Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 Trailer, Ethan Peck as Spock

When asked if we'd see any other classic characters like Spock on the show, Kurtzman conceded, heavily hinting that the Talosians might be making an appearance on Discovery . A writer who loves any...

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SpaceX rocket carrying Argentinian satellite takes off successfully

SpaceX rocket carrying Argentinian satellite takes off successfully

Fortunately, Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti took to Twitter to assuage any concerns of paranormal activity. For an encore, the rocket's first stage booster floated earthward and stuck its lan...

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Hurricane Michael puts 57000 Gulf Coast homes at risk

Hurricane Michael puts 57000 Gulf Coast homes at risk

Michael surprised forecasters Monday when an investigating flight found the storm more organized than expected and growing stronger. In all likelihood, destruction on that scale won't happen, but t...

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'Potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Michael strengthens to Category 2, targets Florida

'Potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Michael strengthens to Category 2, targets Florida

As Hurricane Michael barrels through the Gulf of Mexico and takes aim at Florida and the Carolinas, Richland and Lexington counties were placed under a Tropical Storm Watch, according to the Nat...

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United Nations warns world must take

United Nations warns world must take "unprecedented" steps on global warming

And she said: "Today's report by the IPCC makes clear that avoiding unsafe climate change will require a transformational effort, and that is precisely what Labour is offering - a plan to rapidly ...

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SpaceX Launch - October 7

SpaceX Launch - October 7

Californians from Los Angeles to Sacramento - about 270 miles (435 kilometers) from the launch site - also posted their confusion. The company, led by Elon Musk , sells launches on used Falcon 9 firs...

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'Huge changes needed to reduce global warming'

'Huge changes needed to reduce global warming'

To ensure the planet is liveable, global Carbon dioxide emissions have to be reduced by 45% from 2010 levels by 2030 and renewables must provide up to 85% of global electricity by 2050 to meet targets...

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"Voyager-2" will soon leave the Solar system

According to NASA , the spacecraft has started to detect the same increase in cosmic radiation that hit Voyager 1 just before it finally entered interstellar space. NASA's Voyager 2 probe, now on...

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