Space Junk is Clogging Our Earth's Oribt: New Visualization Reveals Time Lapse

The visualization starts at the beginning of the Space Race in 1957 with the launch of Sputnik 1. Others, in between 0.4 inches and 3.9 inches make up the largest part of the monitored space debris in Earth's orbit. A number of viable options have be... More..

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California drought could kill tens of millions of trees
by | Четверг, Декабря 31, 2015

California drought could kill tens of millions of trees

To get an accurate picture of the tree's health, Asner and his team used the laser-guided, imaging spectrometer - to measure the mass of the water in the canopy - that was mounted on the Carnegie Airborne Obser...More..

Elon Musk over the moon as SpaceX makes history with rocket landing
by | Среда, Декабря 30, 2015

Elon Musk over the moon as SpaceX makes history with rocket landing

The Falcon 9 rocket carried 11 satellites for Orbcomm , a Rochelle Park company. This was SpaceX's first launch in six months, as the previous one exploded shortly after launch while carrying supplies to the ...More..

Northern part of Great Salt Lake hits historic low level
by | Среда, Декабря 30, 2015

Northern part of Great Salt Lake hits historic low level

Back in 2011, high snowpack caused levels to rise five feet, but since then, the levels have dropped every year as Utah suffered under a drought. All in all, since it looks like there's not much we can do a...More..

Billy Graham: Heaven is real and can be reached only through Jesus
by | Среда, Декабря 30, 2015

Billy Graham: Heaven is real and can be reached only through Jesus

We don't need to be spinning our wheels trying to make our lives have significance. In Colossians 3 we are reminded that our old selves have died, and we are now "hidden in Christ with God" (v3). He wants t...More..

by | Среда, Декабря 30, 2015

Fireball in sky is space debris

Sometimes the truth isn't stranger than fiction. Dozens of people took to social media to share videos and photos of a white fireball flying through the sky that some described as a shooting star. The Soyuz-2...More..

US Military Puts Down Its Robot Mule for Being Too Loud
by | Среда, Декабря 30, 2015

US Military Puts Down Its Robot Mule for Being Too Loud

The US Marine Corps spokesperson Kyle Olson said to military .com that the noise produced by the LS3's gas-powered engine was tactically unhelpful. The Marines initially were hopeful the LS3 robot would prov...More..

Humpback Whale Swims Into Narragansett Bay
by | Среда, Декабря 30, 2015

Humpback Whale Swims Into Narragansett Bay

A 50-foot humpback whale that was seen splashing around Monday is big news in the nation's smallest state. Narragansett Bay , Rhode Island, received a surprise visit. He has earlier seen humpback whales in t...More..

Konami Announces Expansion of Metal Gear Online
by | Среда, Декабря 30, 2015

Konami Announces Expansion of Metal Gear Online

Though no release date has been announced for the content, Konami stated the new downloadable content includes maps and more . The update makes the game far more friendly to newer players by significantly sp...More..

Subaru XV Hybrid STI to be revealed in January
by | Вторник, Декабря 29, 2015

Subaru XV Hybrid STI to be revealed in January

That concept is a dazzling visual meal, and as such we can expect the three new ones in store for us to be rather impressive. Both will be joined by the STI Performance Concept (below), the show-car revealed ...More..

CarPlay is coming to Hyundai's Sonata in 2016
by | Вторник, Декабря 29, 2015

CarPlay is coming to Hyundai's Sonata in 2016

With the introduction of iOS 9, CarPlay supports wireless connections, which manufacturers haven't taken up yet, either. A statement released by the company mentions that it's now working with Apple to comple...More..

by | Вторник, Декабря 29, 2015

Genetic study traces Irish ancestry to the Middle East

The farmer woman's genome pointed to a Middle-Eastern ancestry. Researchers said the data they have collected is helping them find several answers to the origins of and culture of Ireland's people. Moreover, th...More..

SpaceX launch succeeds, with N.J. company's satellites in tow
by | Вторник, Декабря 29, 2015

SpaceX launch succeeds, with N.J. company's satellites in tow

Three previous attempts by SpaceX to land the rocket on a floating barge at sea failed. Now that SpaceX has launched and landed a rocket, Musk says the company is planning to launch a rocket, land it, and l...More..

NASA Mars Mission Delayed Due to Faulty Instrument
by | Вторник, Декабря 29, 2015

NASA Mars Mission Delayed Due to Faulty Instrument

NASA  says the launch was abandoned due to a continuing fault with the lander's  Seismic Experiment for Interior Structure (SEIS ). As testing of the SEIS instrument continues at the CNES facilities just outs...More..

Here's why NASA is suspending its next Mars mission
by | Вторник, Декабря 29, 2015

Here's why NASA is suspending its next Mars mission

So far, the US space agency has spent $525 million on the program, including buying an Atlas 5 rocket from United Launch Alliance, a partnership of Lockheed Martin (LMT.N) and Boeing (BA.N). NASA's next big Ma...More..

Earth Faces Danger from Centaurs
by | Вторник, Декабря 29, 2015

Earth Faces Danger from Centaurs

Image credit: Duncan Steel. According to the study , a single centaur comet holds more mass than all the asteroids that have ever cross paths with Earth. Whilst in near-Earth space they are expected to disin...More..

Elon Musk's SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Makes Its First Landing
by | Вторник, Декабря 29, 2015

Elon Musk's SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Makes Its First Landing

SpaceX has come close to landing a rocket, but until now, never actually pulled the feat off. It is, no doubt, a big win for CEO Musk and SpaceX , but it's not the first time when a rocket has landed succe...More..

India's Supreme Court Has Banned New Diesel Car Sales in Delhi
by | Понедельник, Декабря 28, 2015

India's Supreme Court Has Banned New Diesel Car Sales in Delhi

If one goes through the imposed ban, there will not be new registration of Vehicles like Toyota's Innova, Mitsubishi Pajero, Mahindra & Mahindra's Scorpio, Tata Sumo, Tata Safari until 31st of March 2016. It wi...More..

by | Понедельник, Декабря 28, 2015

Amazon's Bezos taunts Musk over SpaceX rocket landing

This was the first flight since June's failure. For the first time anywhere, a rocket was launched but then returned and landed vertically on the pad. More..

SpaceX Finally Lands Falcon 9 First Stage Successfully
by | Понедельник, Декабря 28, 2015

SpaceX Finally Lands Falcon 9 First Stage Successfully

As Musk said during a forum previous year, there are "no runways on Mars", meaning rockets would have to land using the thrust in their engines. It is not the first spacecraft to land a booster vertically; th...More..