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08/08/2022

Earth broke the record for the shortest day since atomic clocks were invented

The planet's rotation was completed 1.59 milliseconds short of a 24-hour day on June 29, breaking the record for the world's shortest day in modern history.

Source: CNN

08/07/2022

‘Opening The Floodgates’—Crypto Braced For A $10 Trillion Earthquake As The Price Of Bitcoin, Ethereum, BNB, XRP, Solana, Cardano And Dogecoin Swing

BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager with $10 trillion in assest under management, has partnered with major crypto exchange Coinbase to provide its institutional clients with access to bitcoin...

Source: Forbes

08/07/2022

Earth to be hit by solar storm after hole opens in the Sun

Source: msnNOW

08/07/2022

Solar storm warning: Air traffic facing disruption as huge sunspot turns to face Earth

SPACE experts have warned that a major, potentially disruptive sunspot is facing the Earth today, which could result in the release of a powerful solar flare.

Source: Express

08/07/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Austin FC vs. San Jose Earthquakes | August 06, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Austin FC 3-3 San Jose Earthquakes, 08/06/2022Subscribe to our channel for more soccer content: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_us...

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08/06/2022

Earth is spinning too fast — the consequences for timekeeping may be unprecedented

Sure, time is fake, but that doesn't mean the Earth isn't gaining a few milliseconds and throwing in the possibility of needing a leap second.

Source: Inverse

08/06/2022

Earth is Spinning Faster than Usual and Here's How it's Already Affected You

If it seems the days are getting shorter; they are and have been since the...

Source: Best Life

08/06/2022

Earth’s Days Have Been Mysteriously Increasing in Length – Scientists Don’t Know Why

Precise astronomical observations, combined with atomic clocks, have revealed that the length of a day is suddenly getting longer. Scientists don’t know why. This has critical impacts not just on our timekeeping, but also on things like GPS and other precisio…

Source: SciTechDaily

08/06/2022

Is Earth getting closer to the sun, or farther away?

And will this change in distance affect our planet's climate?

Source: Live Science

08/05/2022

Interstellar Meteorite Underwater // Shortest Day Ever // Earth's Magnetosphere Collapse

Source: YouTube

08/05/2022

Earth is spinning faster than it should be and no one is sure why

The planet recorded two of its shortest days in recent history.

Source: Salon

08/05/2022

Huge, potentially disruptive sunspot will swing round to face Earth this weekend

It could disrupt satellites, cause power outages and lead to problems for airplane navigation systems.

Source: Live Science

08/05/2022

Scientists discovered a Super-Earth that could have key ingredients for life

Scientists have discovered a Super-Earth orbiting a red dwarf star. The discovery is the first made by the IRD Subaru Strategic Program (IRD-SSP). Additionally, it has posed new questions to astronomers, who are now questioning whether low-mass stars, such as…

Source: BGR

08/04/2022

Something is making the Earth spin faster and days shorter

A negative leap second may be needed to correct clocks, but Meta believes that could be 'devastating.'.

Source: Engadget

08/04/2022

SpaceX capsule crashes to Earth in Australian field - BBC News

Source: YouTube

08/04/2022

SpaceX capsule crashes to Earth in Australian field - BBC News

When a farmer in New South Wales, Australia, first saw a large black object sticking out of the ground in a remote part of his land, he thought it was a dead...

Source: YouTube

08/04/2022

Near-Earth asteroid has a surface like a fun-house pit of plastic balls

A near-Earth asteroid named Bennu has a loosely packed surface similar to a pit of plastic balls, according to NASA scientists. A spacecraft collected a sample from the asteroid in October 2020, and the specimen is due back on Earth in 2023.

Source: CNN

08/04/2022

Just how big can a super-Earth get while staying 'habitable'?

But could these giant, rocky planets actually sustain the conditions for life? Or is life limited to smaller planets like our own?

Source: Space.com

08/04/2022

Piece of SpaceX capsule debris crashes to Earth in Australia

Source: YouTube

08/04/2022

Piece of SpaceX capsule debris crashes to Earth in Australia

When Mick Miners, a farmer in New South Wales, Australia, first saw a large black object sticking out of the ground in a remote part of his land, he thought ...

Source: YouTube

08/04/2022

Asteroid today just missed Earth by a small margin

This asteroid just missed Earth. Here’s all about it.

Source: Hindustan Times

08/04/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes vs. Inter Miami CF | August 03, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes vs. Inter Miami CF, 08/03/2022Subscribe to our channel for more soccer content: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?a...

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08/04/2022

Earth Shortest Recorded Day News

And it could lead to "unpredictable and devastating" outages.

Source: HYPEBEAST

08/03/2022

Earth completes fastest rotation ever, shortest day in history on June 29

The day was 1.59 milliseconds shorter than usual.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/03/2022

Icelandic volcano erupts amid series of earthquakes

Icelandic volcano erupts amid series of earthquakes for the first time in a year.

Source: ABC News

08/03/2022

Super-Earth planet zips through the habitable zone of red dwarf star

The newly discovered exoplanet is 37 light-years from Earth and was found by astronomers using a new instrument on the Subaru Telescope in Hawai'i.

Source: Space.com

08/03/2022

Striking Graphs That Show Humanity’s Domination of the Earth

An easy-to-use database quantifies our shake-up of the planet, from fossil fuels to farming to plastics. But there are a few bright spots.

Source: Wired

08/03/2022

Solar eruptions, flares could impact Earth, NASA says

Solar eruptions and flares could cause problems on Earth. NASA scientists have predicted that this increase in solar activity will continue through 2025.

Source: Fox News

08/03/2022

Earth is spinning faster than usual and had its shortest day ever

If it continues, we may have to institute what's called a "negative leap second" – and some engineers say that would wreak havoc on IT systems.

Source: CBS News

08/03/2022

A month on 'Mars': Preparing to visit the Red Planet ... on Earth

Many Mars-like features make Devon Island possibly the best Red Planet analog on Earth.

Source: Space.com

08/03/2022

Tonga eruption blasted enough water to fill 58,000 Olympic pools into the Earth's atmosphere, NASA says

January's Tonga eruption sent an unusually large amount of water vapor high into Earth's atmosphere and could temporarily influence our planet's surface temperature.

Source: CNN

08/03/2022

Earth to be hit by solar storm after hole opens in the Sun

Storm could cause power grid problems and disrupt satellites, experts warn

Source: Independent

08/02/2022

Earth Just Set a New Record For Its Shortest Day In Recorded History - IGN

On June 29, Earth completed a rotation in 1.59 milliseconds less than 24 hours, marking its shortest day in recorded history.

Source: IGN

08/02/2022

Huge solar eruptions will likely cause problems on Earth, NASA says

(WGHP) — The sun has been very active lately, which could cause a few problems for us here on Earth, according to NASA. The space agency said the solar cycle is not yet at its peak and has already surpassed expectations. Scientists with NASA believe they will…

Source: WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

08/02/2022

Earth is spinning faster than usual, but why? What experts say after shortest day ever

Source: Google News

08/02/2022

Huge solar eruptions will likely impact Earth, NASA says

NASA predicts the solar events will continue to increase from now into 2025.

Source: AZFamily

08/02/2022

Huge solar eruptions will likely impact Earth, NASA says

NASA predicts the solar events will continue to increase from now into 2025.

Source: CBS46 News Atlanta

08/02/2022

Solar storm HITTING Earth tomorrow; Radio Blackouts expected in many regions

A solar storm is expected to hit the magnetic fields of Earth tomorrow, August 3. High-speed solar winds moving towards the Earth are responsible for the incoming storm. Aurora display and radio blackouts are expected.

Source: Hindustan Times

08/02/2022

Massive 1200-feet wide asteroid is coming for the Earth, warns NASA

According to NASA, a massive 1,200 feet-wide asteroid, which was discovered recently, is zooming towards the Earth at a very high speed. The asteroid is expected to make its closest approach tomorrow. Know the danger.

Source: Hindustan Times

08/02/2022

Earth Just Had Its Shortest Day on Record, Thanks to a 'Wobble'

The Earth is not a perfect sphere, so its axis can sometimes stray from the poles a little, bringing a tiny shift in the length of a day.

Source: Business Insider

08/01/2022

Gravitas: Earth just completed a rotation in less than 24 hours!

Our Earth has begun spinning faster. On July 29, it completed a full spin in less than 24 hours. What does this mean? Should you be worried? Palki Sharma bri...

Source: YouTube

08/01/2022

Solar storm from hole in the sun will hit Earth on Wednesday (Aug. 3)

Holes in the sun can beam out solar material at 500 miles per second.

Source: Live Science

08/01/2022

Enormous Asteroid Traveling at 72,000 mph Only Just Spotted Nearing Earth

At the upper end of its estimated size range, the asteroid would stand as tall as the Empire State Building in New York City.

Source: Newsweek

08/01/2022

Scientists baffled as Earth spins faster than usual

Scientists have been left baffled after discovering the Earth is spinning faster than normal – making days shorter than usual.

Source: New York Post

08/01/2022

Super-Earth Ross 508b skims habitable zone of red dwarf

The first exoplanet has been discovered by Subaru Strategic Program using the infrared spectrograph IRD on the Subaru Telescope (IRD-SSP). This planet, Ross 508b, is a super-Earth with about four times the mass of the Earth and is located near the habitable z…

Source: Phys.Org

08/01/2022

Tonga's eruption injected so much water into Earth's atmosphere that it could weaken the ozone layer

The atmospheric water vapor could also contribute to global warming.

Source: Live Science

07/31/2022

NASA warns of horrific solar flares! Earth will be impacted

Our Sun is set to get even more active as it reaches the peak of its 11-year cycle and that means it will be unleashing more volatile solar flares and CMEs. Know what NASA said.

Source: Hindustan Times

07/30/2022

Chinese rocket falls to Earth, NASA says Beijing did not share information

A Chinese rocket fell back to Earth on Saturday over the Indian Ocean but NASA said Beijing had not shared the "specific trajectory information" needed to know where possible debris might fall.

Source: Reuters

07/20/2022

Surprise Asteroid Mystery Unraveled – Barreling Toward Earth From Blind Spot

When asteroid 2019 OK suddenly appeared barreling toward Earth on July 25, 2019, Luisa Fernanda Zambrano-Marin and the team of astronomers at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico quickly sprang into action. After receiving an alert, the radar scientists zon…

Source: SciTechDaily

07/20/2022

'Canyon of fire' solar storm to hit Earth today or tomorrow

The solar material was launched from a snapping solar filament

Source: Live Science

07/20/2022

Prince William and Kate Middleton coming to Boston in December for Earthshot Prize

The city and Prince William and Kate Middleton announced Wednesday that they would be in Boston in December.

Source: WCVB Boston

07/20/2022

Earth's Crust Is 'Dripping' Under The Andes, Scientists Say

Beneath the Andes mountains in South America, Earth's crust is dripping into the planet's interior.

Source: ScienceAlert

07/19/2022

The Earth will experience a solar storm on July 19: The terrifying consequences that could unfold

The Earth is expected to experience a solar storm on Tuesday, July 19. NASA have detected a coronal mass ejection that could cause major disruptions to several systems and function

Source: Marca

07/19/2022

The Silurian Hypothesis: Could An Advanced Civilization Have Lived On Earth Millions Of Years Before Humans?

If a technologically advanced species existed on Earth before us, they may have left a trace.

Source: IFLScience

07/18/2022

How Worried Should You Be About a Space Rock Destroying the Earth?

Sci-fi movies and clickbait headlines probably have you more worked up than you need to be.

Source: Lifehacker.com

07/18/2022

Solar Storm Creeping Towards Earth Set to Hit Planet's Magnetic Field

The storm, if it occurs, has a chance to cause a minor impact later in the week as a result of slow-moving material ejected from the sun.

Source: Newsweek

07/18/2022

U.S. wants to end dependence on China rare earths -Yellen

Source: Google News

07/18/2022

Massive solar flares headed towards Earth! Geomagnetic storm expected to cause chaos

A massive solar flare is expected to cause geomagnetic storms on Earth in the coming days. Will these have a big impact? Know here.

Source: Hindustan Times

07/17/2022

Leading space science expert predicts a 'direct hit' on Earth from a solar storm

Dr. Tamitha Skov, known as the "Space Weather Woman," predicted a "direct hit" from a solar storm on Tuesday. She shared the news along with a NASA prediction model video.

Source: Interesting Engineering

07/17/2022

Solar storm alert! Massive solar flare heading towards Earth, threatens blackouts

A massive solar flare escaped from the Sun towards the Earth! NOAA has warned about possible radio blackouts as a consequence of resultant solar storm in the coming days.

Source: Hindustan Times

07/17/2022

NASA says a humongous building-sized asteroid heading for Earth today

A giant asteroid is on the way to Earth today, NASA confirmed. Does it pose any risk to our planet? Know here.

Source: Hindustan Times

07/17/2022

'Direct hit': 'Space Weather Woman' predicts massive solar storm to strike Earth

Source: msnNOW

07/15/2022

A powerful solar flare is heading towards Earth, and radio blackouts are possible

A massive solar flare has erupted from the Sun, which could cause radio blackouts in many parts of the world. With the Sun now in an active phase of its 11-year solar cycle, incidents such as these are expected to increase

Source: Interesting Engineering

07/15/2022

1.2 billion-year-old groundwater is some of the oldest on Earth

The abundance of hydrogen and helium make it a possible energy source.

Source: Live Science

07/14/2022

DNA from fossils unearthed in southern China suggest Native Americans have East Asian roots

DNA from ancient fossils in southern China has revealed that Native Americans may have roots in East Asia.

Source: Daily Mail

07/14/2022

A Crack Stayed Opened in Earth's Magnetic Field for 14 Hours

“The Aurora’s came out to play.”

Source: My Modern Met

07/14/2022

Earth-like planets in dead star 'cosmic graveyards' get stranger

The first world found orbiting a pulsar is rarer than previously believed, deepening the mystery of how planets survive around violent dead stars.

Source: Space.com

07/13/2022

K2, the brightest comet in our solar system, will swing by Earth this week: Here's when to see it

Grab your binoculars: A comet that has fascinated scientists for five years approaches its closest distance from Earth this week—and you might be able to catch a glimpse.

Source: Phys.Org

07/13/2022

Historic dive aims to map Earth's deepest point like never before

Ocean-mapping specialist Dawn Wright is the first Black person to visit Challenger Deep.

Source: Nature.com

07/13/2022

Astronomers detect a radio “heartbeat” billions of light-years from Earth

Astronomers detected a persistent radio signal from a far-off galaxy that appears to flash with surprising regularity. Named FRB 20191221A, this fast radio burst, or FRB, is currently the longest-lasting FRB, with the clearest periodic pattern, detected to da…

Source: Mit.edu

07/13/2022

K2 comet approaches Earth July 13 and 14: Where to look

The bright K2 comet — previously the farthest active comet ever spotted — approaches the Earth on July 13 and 14. Here's what it is and how to see it.

Source: USA Today

07/12/2022

How to See Huge Passing Comet at Its Closest Point to Earth

The comet C/2017 K2 should be visible for anyone with access to a small telescope, and there is also an opportunity to watch it online.

Source: Newsweek

07/12/2022

Scientists Update Course Of Asteroid Headed Towards Earth

An asteroid that was meant to hit Earth has had its trajectory updated, and scientists have offered some good news.

Source: Giantfreakinrobot.com

07/11/2022

Giant sunspot threatens Earth as solar flare may cause blackouts

Researchers have their eye on a massive sunspot measuring more than 6,100 miles wide, which could prompt a radio blackout-inducing solar flare.

Source: New York Post

07/10/2022

China begins construction on world's most far-reaching radar system, to boost defense against near-Earth asteroid impact

In a move to play increasingly role in global efforts to safeguard Planet Earth, China has recently begun constructing a new high-definition deep-space active observation facility in the country’s southwest Chongqing municipality, with goals including boostin…

Source: Global Times

07/10/2022

How (and When) to Watch the Massive K2 Comet Pass Earth

The Hubble Space Telescope first spotted the comet in 2017.

Source: Lifehacker.com

07/10/2022

What time will the huge comet K2 make its closest approach to Earth?

It will swing by our planet in just a few days.

Source: Space.com

07/10/2022

After Terra’s fall to Earth, get ready for the stablecoin era

Does the Terra crash mean the stablecoin experiment has failed? Or was it the necessary precursor to a new era where stablecoins become an established part of the global economic system?

Source: Cointelegraph

07/09/2022

A 4-Billion-Year-Old Piece of Earth's Crust Has Been Identified Beneath Australia

Scientists can use various clues to figure out what's under Earth's surface without actually having to do any digging – including firing super-fine lasers thinner than a human hair at minerals found in beach sand.

Source: ScienceAlert

07/09/2022

Did the Utah Jazz unearth a rotation player at the Salt Lake City Summer League?

The Jazz played only three games and went winless, but did they find any players who could be useful next season?

Source: Deseret News

07/09/2022

A Disturbing Shift Has Affected Earth's Delicate Energy Balance, Scientists Report

Our living planet is unique among all we've been able to explore in the Universe so far. From our axial tilt preventing too many temperature extremes, to our goldilocks zone position, life on Earth depends on many finely balanced, interwoven cycles t

Source: ScienceAlert

07/08/2022

Hearthstone Is Randomly Awarding Some Players A Ton Of Free Packs

Blizzard’s collectible card game rewards a few returning players with huge gifts

Source: Kotaku

07/08/2022

Some Hearthstone Players Have Been Offered 150 Free Booster Packs to Come Back to the Game - IGN

Some Hearthstone players have been offered 150 free booster packs - with a value of $180 - to return to Blizzard's World of Warcraft-themed card game.

Source: IGN

07/08/2022

A Crack Opened In Earth's Magnetic Field Yesterday And Stayed Open For 14 Hours

What did it let in or out?

Source: IFLScience

07/08/2022

Murder at Castle Nathria - Hearthstone Card Reveal! - IGN

Source: IGN

07/07/2022

Metals and mining stocks have 'crashed back down to Earth', strategist says

Base metals rallied on Thursday, but their downward trend over the last several weeks has been flashing recessionary signals.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/07/2022

King, Pierce county home prices fall as sellers come ‘back down to Earth’

Source: Google News

07/06/2022

NASA makes contact with satellite that broke free of Earth's orbit

Scientists were able to fix communication issues after they lost contact with the CAPSTONE satellite on Tuesday.

Source: CNN

07/06/2022

Asteroid 2022 NF will fly extremely close to Earth tonight

Asteroid 2022 NF will pass within 23% of the moon’s average distance.

Source: Live Science

07/06/2022

Watch a bus-sized asteroid pass safely by Earth today

The webcast starts Wednesday (July 6) at 4 p.m. ET.

Source: Space.com

07/06/2022

The Lord Of The Rings: The Rings Of Power Trailer: Strange Skies Plague Middle-Earth

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power is coming soon, and a bit of new footage has just debuted with a mysterious arrival on Middle-earth.

Source: /FILM

07/06/2022

Geomagnetic Storm From 'Cyclops-Like' Hole in Sun to Hit Earth Today

The minor storm will be caused by a high-speed stream of particles launched from the sun through a "hole" in its atmosphere.

Source: Newsweek

07/05/2022

Researchers uncover life's power generators in the Earth's oldest groundwaters

An international team of researchers has discovered 1.2-billion-year-old groundwater deep in a gold- and uranium-producing mine in Moab Khotsong, South Africa, shedding more light on how life is sustained below the Earth's surface and how it may thrive on oth…

Source: Phys.Org

07/05/2022

NASA lost contact with a satellite after it broke free of the Earth's orbit

The CAPSTONE satellite completed another step in its four-month-long mission to the moon when it left Earth's orbit, but communication issues are making it difficult for scientists to contact the CubeSat.

Source: CNN

07/05/2022

NASA satellite heads for the moon after breaking from orbit around Earth

A small NASA satellite on Monday broke free from its orbit around Earth and is headed toward the moon. The satellite is roughly the size of a microwave oven.

Source: Fox Business

07/05/2022

CAPSTONE Leaves Earth Orbit, Headed to the Moon

The Cislunar Autonomous Positioning System Technology Operations and Navigation Experiment (CAPSTONE), a small CubeSat, about the size of a microwave oven and weighing just 55 pounds (25 kg), has left low-Earth orbit and started its solo journey to the Moon. …

Source: SciTechDaily

07/04/2022

NASA says its plan to bring Mars samples back to Earth is safe, but some people are worried

Since September, the Perseverance rover has been picking along an ancient river delta on Mars, its robotic arms reaching out with whirling steel drill bits to core rocks, scoop soil and suck small amounts of the red planet's atmosphere into titanium tubes.

Source: Phys.Org

07/04/2022

NASA's CAPSTONE satellite breaks from Earth's orbit and heads toward the Moon

The cubesat is critical to the first Artemis mission..

Source: Engadget

07/04/2022

Happy Aphelion Day: Earth is farthest from the Sun today

Earth is at aphelion, the furthest point from the Sun in its not-quite-circular orbit, on July 4, 2022. On January 4 we'll be 3.1 million miles closer at perihelion.

Source: WRAL.com

07/04/2022

Scientists decipher the unique origins of Earth's minerals in landmark study

Scientists have unlocked the mysterious origins of Earth's minerals and detailed their diverse formation and finding evidence for the role of water and rare elements in their birth

Source: Daily Mail

07/04/2022

NASA satellite breaks from orbit around Earth, heads to moon

A satellite the size of a microwave oven successfully broke free from its orbit around Earth on Monday and is headed toward the moon, the latest step in NASA's plan to land astronauts on the lunar surface again.

Source: Phys.Org

07/04/2022

NASA satellite breaks from orbit around Earth, heads to moon

A satellite the size of a microwave oven successfully broke free from its orbit around Earth and is headed toward the moon

Source: ABC News

07/04/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes vs. Chicago Fire FC | July 03, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes 2-1 Chicago Fire FC, 07/03/2022Subscribe to our channel for more soccer content: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?...

Source: YouTube

07/04/2022

‘Man Who Fell To Earth’s Chiwetel Ejiofor & EP Alex Kurtzman On Bowie’s Last Word In Tonight’s Season 1 Finale, A Season 2 & Why “Love Is Blind”

SPOILER ALERT: This article contains details of tonight’s The Man Who Fell To Earth Season 1 finale. That’s all we got. “Maybe they’re not a bundle of laughs, but they’re not bent on the destruction of all living things either,” Bill Nighy’s Thomas Newton say…

Source: Deadline

07/03/2022

Solar storm ‘snowplows’ past Earth, could cause problems with power grid

The nearby solar eruption snowplowed dense plasma towards the Earth triggering geomagnetic storms in at least two US states, according to weather data.

Source: New York Post

07/03/2022

Aphelion 2022: Earth will be farthest from the sun on the Fourth of July

At aphelion, Earth will be 94.51 million miles (152.1 million kilometers) away from the sun.

Source: Space.com

07/03/2022

Explosion of life on Earth linked to heavy metal act at planet’s centre

Formation of solid iron core 550m years ago restored magnetic field and protected surface

Source: The Guardian

07/02/2022

Changes in Earth’s Outer Core Revealed by Seismic Waves From Earthquakes

Theory underpins our understanding of convection in the Earth's outer core and its function in controlling the planet's magnetic field. Convective flows or how they may be changing have never been directly observed by scientists. Virginia Tech geoscientist Yi…

Source: SciTechDaily

07/02/2022

At least 5 killed in magnitude 6.1 earthquake in southern Iran

At least five killed and dozens injured, with the area hit soon afterwards by two strong quakes of up to magnitude 6.3.

Source: Al Jazeera English

07/02/2022

At least 5 dead after earthquakes hit southern Iran

At least five people were killed and 44 others injured following a string of earthquakes in southern Iran on Saturday, according to the country's semi-official FARS news agency.

Source: CNN

07/02/2022

Study of Ancient Mass Extinction Reveals Dinosaurs Took Over Earth Amid Ice, Not Warmth

Thriving in a Series of Sudden Global Chills That Killed Competitors Many of us are familiar with the popular theory of how the dinosaurs died 66 million years ago: in Earth’s violent collision with a meteorite, followed by a global winter caused by dust and …

Source: SciTechDaily

07/01/2022

There's a Change Happening to Earth's Outer Core, as Revealed by Seismic Wave Data

Most of our knowledge about what sits at the center of our planet comes from the study of seismic waves rolling out from earthquakes. Careful analysis of these waves can reveal the composition of rocks and metal below Earth's surface.

Source: ScienceAlert

07/01/2022

There's an enormous comet heading toward Earth this month. Here's how to watch it pass by

The K2 comet will have its closest approach to Earth July 14, where it will come within 270 million kilometers of our planet.

Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

07/01/2022

Novel NASA Instrument Sets Sights on Earth-bound Solar Radiation

A very small instrument has a big job ahead of it: measuring all Earth-directed energy coming from the Sun and helping scientists understand how that energy influences our planet’s severe weather, climate change and other global forces.

Source: NASA

07/01/2022

Life Helps Make Almost Half of All Minerals on Earth

A new origins-based system for classifying minerals reveals the huge geochemical imprint that life has left on Earth. It could help us identify other worlds with life too.

Source: Quanta Magazine

07/01/2022

A geomagnetic storm hit Earth at a million miles an hour and nobody saw it coming

A G1-class geomagnetic storm hit the Earth last Saturday, causing bright auroras over Canada. The only problem is that nobody saw this storm coming until it was quite late.

Source: Interesting Engineering

07/01/2022

A huge comet will make its closest approach to Earth in July. Here's how to watch it live.

Comet C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS), also known as K2, is making its closest approach to Earth on July 14. The Virtual Telescope Project is hosting a live webcast online for viewers to track the distant comet

Source: Space.com

07/01/2022

After The Largest Extinction Event on Earth, These Animals Were The First to Recover

The Permian–Triassic extinction event, which happened roughly 252 million years ago, is colloquially known as the Great Dying because of the way it obliterated life on Earth – almost ending it completely. It's the most severe extinction event in

Source: ScienceAlert

06/30/2022

Solar explosion projected to shoot toward Earth today, disrupt magnetic field

A solar explosion that occurred Sunday could graze Earth today, potentially disrupting our planet’s magnetic fields.

Source: New York Post

06/30/2022

Wildfires may have sparked Earth's largest mass extinction event, new research reveals

Researchers believe the Permian mass extinction event 248 million years ago that killed off almost every species on Earth may have been sparked in part by widespread wildfires.

Source: Daily Mail

06/30/2022

Roaming Star Could Rain Millions of Comets Down on Earth in Future Doomsday

In over a million years, the star Gliese 710 will reach the edge of our Solar System, disturbing comets in the Oort Cloud. That could be bad news for Earth.

Source: Newsweek

06/30/2022

MIT proposes using a 'space bubble' shield the size of Brazil to cool the Earth

A team of MIT researchers is investigating a radical method for countering the effects of climate change. They propose to use a fleet of "space bubbles" to reflect sunlight away from Earth.

Source: Interesting Engineering

06/30/2022

Riskiest Asteroid Known to Humankind in the Last Year Will Not Strike Earth for at Least 100 Years

Impact in 2052 ruled out as the European Space Agency (ESA) counts down to Asteroid Day Just in time for worldwide Asteroid Day: a threatening space rock lingered at the top of risk lists around the globe for months, with a real chance of striking Earth on Ap…

Source: SciTechDaily

06/29/2022

Iceland volcano eruption opens a rare window into the Earth beneath our feet

The recent Fagradalsfjall eruption in the southwest of Iceland has enthralled the whole world, including nature lovers and scientists alike. - HeritageDaily - Archaeology News

Source: HeritageDaily

06/29/2022

Mysterious solar eruption ‘blasts crack in Earth’s protective shield’ sparking geomagnetic storm...

Source: The-sun.com

06/29/2022

Iceland volcano eruption opens a rare window into the Earth beneath our feet

The recent Fagradalsfjall eruption in the southwest of Iceland has enthralled the whole world, including nature lovers and scientists alike. The eruption was especially important as it provided geologists with a unique opportunity to study magmas that were ac…

Source: Phys.Org

06/29/2022

How many ice ages has the Earth had, and could humans live through one?

We know that the Earth has had at least five major ice ages. Could humans survive one?

Source: Space.com

06/29/2022

Enormous Comet Has Entered Our Inner Solar System, Heading Towards Earth

The comet won't come near us, but will present a rare chance to closely observe an Oort Cloud comet that carries clues to our origins.

Source: Newsweek

06/29/2022

Solar storm could hit Earth TODAY as 'crack' opens in magnetosphere – scientists baffled

SCIENTISTS have warned that the Earth could be rocked by a solar storm today after a crack opened up in the Earth's magnetosphere.

Source: Express

06/29/2022

NanoAvionics satellite pulls out GoPro to take stunning selfie over Earth

Consumer-grade camera was refitted with custom housing and software to survive in the vacuum

Source: Theregister.com

06/29/2022

Scientists surprised as geomagnetic storm opens 'crack' in Earth's magnetosphere

Source: Sky.com

06/28/2022

MIT proposes Brazil-sized fleet of “space bubbles” to cool the Earth

A raft of “space bubbles” could be used to reverse global warming, according to an MIT group's solar geoengineering proposal.

Source: Freethink.com

06/28/2022

Wild solar flares are causing satellites to plummet back towards Earth and it’s getting worse, experts c...

Source: The-sun.com

06/28/2022

Surprise solar storm with 'disruptive potential' slams into Earth

Experts were initially unsure what caused the freak geomagnetic event.

Source: Live Science

06/28/2022

A huge solar eruption may be headed toward the Earth

ESA's autonomous tool spotted a coronal mass ejection on the Sun this Sunday. But we do not know if the ejection is heading towards the Earth or not.

Source: Interesting Engineering

06/28/2022

Two Genes Crucial for Plants Colonizing the Earth 470 Million Ago Have Been Identified

Researchers shed new light on how plant life became established on the surface of the Earth Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have shed new light on how plant life got established on the surface of our planet. They specifically demonstrated that t…

Source: SciTechDaily

06/27/2022

Oil and gas activity linked to most recent earthquakes in West Texas

Since 2009, earthquakes have been rapidly rising in the Delaware Basin – a prolific oil-producing region in West Texas and New Mexico. According to a study led by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin, the majority of them can be linked to oil and …

Source: EurekAlert

06/27/2022

New Hearthstone expansion: Murder at Castle Nathria announced

The next Hearthstone expansion, Murder at Castle Nathria, stars Sire Denathrius. More information is set to come about the set in August.

Source: Polygon

06/27/2022

'Super earths' may be even more habitable than our own planet, study says

Planets outside our Solar System with atmospheres dominated by hydrogen and helium have surfaces warm enough to host liquid water, say University of Zurich experts.

Source: Daily Mail

06/27/2022

Long-term liquid water also on non-Earth-like planets?

Life on Earth began in the oceans. In the search for life on other planets, the potential for liquid water is therefore a key ingredient. To find it, scientists have traditionally looked for planets similar to our own. Yet, long-term liquid water does not nec…

Source: Phys.Org

06/27/2022

How many ice ages has the Earth had, and could humans live through one?

The Earth has had at least five major ice ages, and humans showed up in time for the most recent one. In fact, we’re still in it.

Source: The Conversation Africa

06/27/2022

Solar flare expected to hit Earth TOMORROW sparking power grid disrupting geomagnetic storm...

Source: The-sun.com

06/26/2022

Giant Sunspot AR3038 has Doubled in Size and is Pointed Right at Earth. Could be Auroras Coming

Sunspots are typically no real reason to worry, even if they double in size overnight and grow to twice the size of the Earth itself. That’s just what happened with Active Region 3038 (AR3038), a sunspot that happens to be facing Earth and could produce some …

Source: Universe Today

06/26/2022

Mystery 'surprise' solar storm hits earth leaving forecasters baffled – and impact could last for days...

Source: The Sun

06/26/2022

Mystery ‘surprise’ solar storm hits earth leaving forecasters baffled – and impact could last for days...

Source: The-sun.com

06/25/2022

‘Gobbling Satellites’ – In A First-Of-Its-Kind Mission, UK To Clean Space Debris By Removing Dead Satellites From Earth’s Orbit

Earlier this month, the International Space Station (ISS) had to swerve and conduct an avoidance maneuver to avoid being hit by space debris from Russia’s Anti-Satellite test. It was reminiscent of a similar evasive action it had to undertake last December to…

Source: Eurasiantimes.com

06/24/2022

Afghanistan earthquake: Taliban struggle to respond amid international isolation

Source: The Washington Post

06/24/2022

Seismic waves from earthquakes reveal changes in the Earth's outer core

In May 1997, a large earthquake shook the Kermadec Islands region in the South Pacific Ocean. A little over 20 years later, in September 2018, a second big earthquake hit the same location, its waves of seismic energy emanating from the same region.

Source: Phys.Org

06/24/2022

A tiny spacecraft the size of a microwave could pave the way for a station between Earth and the moon

A 55-pound spacecraft known as CAPSTONE, or the Cislunar Autonomous Positioning System Technology Operations and Navigation Experiment, is scheduled to lift off the launchpad on Monday, June 27. The CubeSat will act as a pathfinder for Gateway, an orbiting lu…

Source: CNN

06/24/2022

Afghan earthquake survivors lack food, shelter as aid trickles in

The earthquake killed at least 1,000 people and destroyed or damaged about 10,000 homes in Afghanistan’s remote east.

Source: Al Jazeera English

06/24/2022

A Giant Sunspot Doubled in Size in 24 Hours, And It's Pointing Right at Earth

A gigantic sunspot has swelled to twice Earth's size, doubling its diameter in 24 hours, and it's pointed right at us.

Source: ScienceAlert

06/23/2022

Afghan earthquake survivors dig by hand as rescuers struggle to reach area

Disaster has killed more than 1,000 people and officials say toll could rise

Source: The Guardian

06/23/2022

Giant sunspot doubled in size in 24 hours, and it's pointing right at Earth

The sunspot is caused by the knotting of powerful magnetic-field lines.

Source: Live Science

06/23/2022

Afghanistan earthquake: Taliban appeal for more aid as death toll set to mount

The hardline Islamist leadership says help needs to be ‘scaled up’ after the quake devastated towns and villages in the country’s mountainous east

Source: The Guardian

06/22/2022

Taliban calls for aid after earthquake kills 1,000 in Afghanistan

Afghanistan just suffered its deadliest earthquake in two decades, and the new Taliban government is asking for help.

Source: Business Insider

06/22/2022

Deadly earthquake hits Afghanistan: Live updates

Afghanistan was rocked by its deadliest earthquake in decades on Wednesday when a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck the country's eastern region, killing more than 1,000 people. Follow live updates here.

Source: CNN

06/22/2022

A 5.9 Magnitude Earthquake in Afghanistan Kills at Least 1,000

The Taliban asked foreign-aid agencies for help for the country, which is already reeling from humanitarian disaster.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

06/22/2022

A huge comet will fly by Earth in July and you might be able to see it

Get your telescopes ready, but don't count on a bright enough comet yet.

Source: Space.com

06/22/2022

Earth's moon joins rare 5-planet alignment on June 23

The sky hasn't looked like this since 1864.

Source: Live Science

06/22/2022

Powerful earthquake kills hundreds in Afghanistan - BBC News

A powerful earthquake has killed at least 920 people and left hundreds more injured in Afghanistan, Taliban officials have said.Pictures show landslides and ...

Source: YouTube

06/22/2022

Comet twice the size of Mount Everest to pass by Earth next month

Source: Google News

06/22/2022

At least 250 people feared dead after magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits eastern Afghanistan

At least 255 people are feared dead and hundreds more wounded after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake hit eastern Afghanistan Wednesday, according to state-run news agency Bakhtar.

Source: CNN

06/22/2022

Terrawatch: saltier oceans could have prevented Earth from freezing

Study may have solved paradox of the faint young Sun – which shone 20% less bright in Archean times

Source: The Guardian

06/21/2022

Giant sunspot points toward Earth; 'No need to panic,' experts say

Experts say the sunspot is far from unusual and eased concerns of how any potential solar flares would affect the Blue Planet.

Source: USA Today

06/21/2022

How to See the Giant Comet Flying by Earth Soon

Comet C/2017 K2 could be among the largest cosmic snowballs known.

Source: CNET

06/20/2022

New tectonic plate model shows how Earth was organized as a supercontinent 2.8 million years ago

The new model allowed scientists to include microplates that existed two million years ago. This better explains 'the spatial distribution of 90 percent of earthquakes and 80 percent of volcanoes.

Source: Daily Mail

06/20/2022

Giant Sunspot Has Doubled in Size in 24 Hours and It's Pointed at Earth

The huge sunspot has the potential to send a solar flare our way. Whether it will or not remains to be seen.

Source: Newsweek

06/20/2022

China aims to bring Mars samples to Earth 2 years before NASA, ESA mission

China’s Mars sample return mission aims to collect samples from the Red Planet and deliver them to Earth in 2031, or two years ahead of a NASA and ESA joint mission.

Source: SpaceNews

06/20/2022

Solar Winds Traveling at Millions of Miles Per Hour Could Hit Earth in the Coming Hours

The high-speed solar winds emanated from a recent solar storm from our solar system’s only star. Solar winds traveling in space at the speed of millions of miles per hour may hit Earth in the coming hours, placing both satellites and power grids at risk.

Source: Nature World News

06/20/2022

New Understanding of Earth’s Architecture: Updated Maps of Tectonic Plates

New models that show how the continents were assembled are providing fresh insights into the history of the Earth and will help provide a better understanding of natural hazards like earthquakes and volcanoes. “We looked at the current knowledge of the config…

Source: SciTechDaily

06/19/2022

When My Father Died, I Felt Relieved. But An Unearthed Childhood Photo Has Me Wondering More.

"When I was 12, my dad developed lung cancer. I felt sad to watch him suffer so much from ultimately futile treatments — but the weaker he got, the less...

Source: HuffPost

06/19/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Real Salt Lake vs. San Jose Earthquakes | June 18, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Real Salt Lake vs. San Jose Earthquakes, 06/18/2022Subscribe to our channel for more soccer content: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...- Fo...

Source: YouTube

06/18/2022

Scientists Find Black Hole Which Consumes Equivalent Of 1 Earth Every Second

The black hole is easily visible to anyone with a good telescope in a very dark backyard as it has a visual magnitude of 14.5

Source: NDTV News

06/18/2022

Monstrously huge black hole devours an Earth-size chunk of matter every second

It is so massive and bright that amateur astronomers can see it from Earth.

Source: Live Science

06/17/2022

Meteorite that landed on Earth 200 years ago upends previous theories of how Mars formed

New analysis by the University of California, Davis suggests that the interior chemical make-up of Mars largely came from meteorite collisions, rather than from a giant cloud of gas as previously thought.

Source: Daily Mail

06/16/2022

Fastest growing black hole discovered and its ‘gorging on’ an Earth-sized mass of space per second...

Source: The Sun

06/16/2022

Newly discovered star system contains 2 Earthlike planets

The planets orbit a so-called M dwarf star, which is about 10 times smaller than the sun.

Source: Space.com

06/16/2022

Astronomers Discover a Nearby Multiplanet System With Two Earth-Sized Planets

Located just 33 light years from Earth, the system appears to host two rocky, Earth-sized planets. A new multiplanet system within our galactic neighborhood has been discovered by astronomers at MIT and elsewhere. It lies just 10 parsecs, or about 33 light-ye…

Source: SciTechDaily

06/15/2022

Fastest-growing black hole ever seen is devouring the equivalent of 1 Earth per second

This behemoth has been powering an ultrabright quasar for 9 billion years.

Source: Space.com

06/15/2022

How JWST Sees in Color, Where Is Dark Matter, Did Earth Life Come from Space | Q&A 187

Source: YouTube

06/15/2022

Solar eruption that passed Earth this morning could spark geomagnetic storms over the next few hours

A solar eruption expected to pass by Earth TODAY could spark minor geomagnetic storms lasting days, the MetOffice has warned. It is the result of a slow-motion solar flare from Monday

Source: Daily Mail

06/13/2022

Starfield Fans Think You'll Be Able to Visit Earth, and See Real-Life NASA Projects - IGN

Starfield fans seem to have spotted our own solar system in Starfield, alongside real-life NASA projects – which means Earth may be explorable.

Source: IGN

06/13/2022

Starfield Fans Think You'll Be Able to Visit Earth, and See Real-Life NASA Projects - IGN

Source: Google News

06/12/2022

Behold the coiled beauty of this snake-like galaxy 80 million light-years from Earth

This striking image of NGC 1087 was recently captured by the ALMA observatory in Chile.

Source: Space.com

06/12/2022

Europe’s Largest Predatory Dinosaur Unearthed on the Isle of Wight

Despite a land area of just 148 square miles (384 km2), the Isle of Wight, an island off England, is one of the richest dinosaur localities in Europe. In fact, over 20 species of dinosaur have been found there from the early Cretaceous Period, including some …

Source: SciTechDaily

06/11/2022

hololive Alternative Project Posts 2nd Anime Teaser, holoearth Game's Concept Movie

SSSS.Gridman & SSSS.Dynazenon's Masaru Sakamoto designs avatar character

Source: Anime News Network

06/11/2022

Box Office: ‘Jurassic World Dominion’ Unearthing $142 Million Opening Weekend

“Jurassic World Dominion” is the new apex predator at the box office. Universal’s dino-sequel is expected to earn $142.6 million from 4,676 theaters across North America over the weekend, which would mark the highest domestic opening for a non-superhero film …

Source: Variety

06/11/2022

New Research Shows the Earth’s Inner Core Oscillates – Causes Variation in the Length of a Day

Scientists identify a six-year cycle of super- and sub-rotation that affected the length of a day based on their analysis of seismic data. Earth's structure is divided into layers, with the inner core at the center followed by the outer core, lower mantle, up…

Source: SciTechDaily

06/10/2022

The Earth moves far under our feet: A new study shows that the inner core oscillates

USC scientists have found evidence that the Earth's inner core oscillates, contradicting previously accepted models that suggested it consistently rotates at a faster rate than the planet's surface.

Source: Phys.Org

06/10/2022

Asteroid Ryugu contains material older than the planets, among the most primitive ever studied on Earth

Samples returned to Earth by a Japanese asteroid mission are the most untouched materials ever studied in the solar system.

Source: Space.com

06/10/2022

Solar-System Rocks Could Have Helped Jump-Start Life on Earth, Asteroid Study Finds

An analysis of dust and pebbles from the asteroid Ryugu shows that it contains amino acids that are considered the precursors of life, supporting a theory that solar-system rocks crashing into Earth helped jump-start primordial life-forms.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

06/09/2022

Google's 'Dynamic World' Offers a Real-Time Sense of Humanity's Devastation of Earth

In addition to features to display the planet’s changes to environmental disasters, the company is promoting new air quality layers on Google Maps.

Source: Gizmodo.com

06/09/2022

Stitt announces $100M project to bring rare earth metal and manufacturing facility to Oklahoma

Gov. Kevin Stitt and the Oklahoma Department of Commerce on Thursday announced that they reached a deal to bring the country’s first rare earth metal and manufacturing facility to the state.

Source: KOCO Oklahoma City

06/09/2022

Scientists unearth remains of one of Europe's biggest predatory dinosaurs

Scientists have identified several dinosaur bones belonging to one of Europe's biggest land-based hunters.

Source: CNN

06/09/2022

Google tool shows what's on the surface of the Earth in real time

Google and the World Resources Institute created Dynamic World, a near real-time land cover dataset built through deep learning to show what’s on the surface of the planet.

Source: The Verge

06/09/2022

Earth's magnetic poles probably won't flip soon, after all

A mysterious anomaly had sparked speculation of polarity reversal.

Source: Space.com

06/08/2022

Uncovering a novel way to bring the energy that powers the sun and stars to Earth

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) have uncovered critical new details about fusion facilities that use lasers to compress the fuel that produces fusion energy. The new data could help lead to the im…

Source: Phys.Org

06/08/2022

Ryugu asteroid 200 million miles from Earth contains the building blocks of LIFE, official claims

More than 20 types of amino acids have reportedly been discovered in samples collected from asteroid Ryugu by Tokyo's Hayabusa2 probe in 2018 and 2019.

Source: Daily Mail

06/08/2022

Political earthquake in California has the left on the run

It's a bleak sign for President Biden as Dems try to hold on to the House and Senate in November.

Source: Axios

06/08/2022

Earth's Magnetic Poles Probably Won't Flip After All, Scientists Predict

Our planet's protective shell isn't quite what it used to be. Over the past two centuries its magnetic strength has taken a nosedive, and nobody has the foggiest idea why.

Source: ScienceAlert

06/07/2022

Earth's magnetic poles not likely to flip

The emergence of a mysterious area in the South Atlantic where the geomagnetic field strength is decreasing rapidly, has led to speculation that Earth is heading towards a magnetic polarity reversal. However, a new study that pieces together evidence stretchi…

Source: Phys.Org

06/07/2022

California is about to experience a political earthquake. Here's why

An earthquake is building in Tuesday's California elections that could rattle the political landscape from coast to coast.

Source: CNN

06/06/2022

Asteroid Samples Brought to Earth Contain Key Molecules for Life

They're the first organic molecules recovered from an asteroid in space. The Hayabusa2 mission visited asteroid Ryugu from 2018 to 2019.

Source: Gizmodo.com

06/06/2022

Lou Reed’s earliest Velvet Underground demos unearthed for reissue

Recordings from May 1965 were sealed for nearly 50 years, and reveal folk-like renditions of songs including I’m Waiting for the Man and Heroin

Source: The Guardian

06/04/2022

Millions of tons of a strange new chemical were discovered in Earth’s atmosphere

Source: Google News

06/04/2022

Millions of tons of a strange new chemical were discovered in Earth’s atmosphere

Scientists have discovered that an ultra-reactive chemical in Earth’s atmosphere lasts much longer than we previously believed. In fact, they believe that...

Source: BGR

06/03/2022

'Super Earth' exoplanet four times bigger than our planet is discovered

Ross 508b was spotted by an international team of astronomers using the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan's Subaru Telescope in Hawaii.

Source: Daily Mail

06/03/2022

Scientists announce a breakthrough in determining life's origin on Earth—and maybe Mars

Scientists at the Foundation for Applied Molecular Evolution announced today that ribonucleic acid (RNA), an analog of DNA that was likely the first genetic material for life, spontaneously forms on basalt lava glass. Such glass was abundant on Earth 4.35 bil…

Source: Phys.Org

06/03/2022

2100-year-old burial of woman lying on bronze 'mermaid bed' unearthed in Greece

Gold laurel leaves, likely from a wreath, lay at her head.

Source: Live Science

06/03/2022

Huge asteroid headed for Earth in just days

<p>NASA is staying tuned for a huge space rock that&lsquo;s three times the size of a blue whale and it&rsquo;s about to skim past Earth.</p>

Source: News.com.au

06/02/2022

Asteroid 2021 GT2 will fly by Earth on June 6, 2022

The asteroid is predicted to miss Earth by more than 2 million miles.

Source: Space.com

06/02/2022

Super-Earth exoplanet orbiting nearby star discovered

An international team of astronomers reports the discovery of a new super-Earth exoplanet orbiting a nearby M-dwarf star known as Ross 508. The newly found alien world, which received designation Ross 508 b, turns out to be at least four times more massive th…

Source: Phys.Org

06/02/2022

Asteroid 2021 GT2 will fly by Earth on June 6, 2022

The asteroid is predicted to miss Earth by more than 2 million miles.

Source: Live Science

06/01/2022

Which Planet Is Closest To Earth? Ok, Now Guess Again.

The order of the planets is something most of us learn in school: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and (until 2006) Pluto. So

Source: IFLScience

06/01/2022

Scientists discover ‘biggest plant on Earth’ off Western Australian coast

Genetic testing has determined a single 4,500-year-old seagrass may have spread over 200 sq km of underwater seafloor – about 20,000 football fields

Source: The Guardian

06/01/2022

Largest plant on Earth is 4,500 years old: A 180 km seagrass field found to be one immense clonal plant

Australian researchers have located what is believed to be the largest plant on Earth—and they estimate it's at least 4,500 years old.

Source: Phys.Org

06/01/2022

A mysterious radio signal was discovered 60 million lightyears from Earth

And supernova remnants and pulsars were ruled out as possibilities.

Source: Interesting Engineering

06/01/2022

10 of the Best Images of Earth NASA Shared This Month

The NASA Earth Observatory recently shared images of volcanoes, cyclones, and phytoplankton.

Source: Gizmodo.com

05/30/2022

Astronomers to get glimpse of burning, lava-covered 'super Earth'

NASA says that its James Webb Space Telescope is “just weeks away” from revealing “55 Cancri e,” which it calls the “super-hot super-Earth.”

Source: New York Post

05/30/2022

James Webb Space Telescope will study two strange 'super-Earths'

Officials promise geology 'from 50 light-years away.'

Source: Space.com

05/29/2022

Completely New Type of Magnetic Wave Discovered Sweeping Across Earth's Outer Core

While volcanic eruptions and earthquakes serve as immediate reminders that Earth’s interior is anything but peaceful, there are also other, more elusive, dynamic processes taking place deep down below our feet. Using information from ESA’s Swarm satellite mis…

Source: SciTechDaily

05/29/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Los Angeles Football Club vs. San Jose Earthquakes | May 28, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Los Angeles Football Club vs. San Jose Earthquakes, 05/28/2022Subscribe to our channel for more soccer content: http://www.youtube.com/subscripti...

Source: YouTube

05/28/2022

Capcom’s Red Earth gets a console release more than 25 years after its debut

More than 25 years after its initial release, Capcom’s fantasy boss-rush fighting game Red Earth comes to consoles, and I get to finish what I started in an arcade in Northern California.

Source: Polygon

05/28/2022

Astronomers announce discovery of 'Super-Earth' orbiting near habitable zone of nearby star

Exoplanet is latest in search for celestial objects capable of harboring life

Source: Justthenews.com

05/27/2022

Mile-wide asteroid, the largest yet of 2022, flies safely by Earth

There were no worries whatsoever about the space rock, which passed by at a very safe distance.

Source: Live Science

05/27/2022

James Webb telescope will soon study two Super-Earths in the Milky Way

NASA’s James Webb space telescope is almost ready to get to work. The telescope’s mirrors are perfectly aligned. The team is currently finishing up the final...

Source: BGR

05/27/2022

James Webb telescope will soon study two Super-Earths in the Milky Way

Source: Google News

05/27/2022

Entirely new kind of 'highly reactive' chemical is found in Earth's atmosphere

Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have demonstrated that trioxides - compounds with three oxygen atoms attached to each other - are formed under atmospheric conditions.

Source: Daily Mail

05/27/2022

'Potentially hazardous' asteroid zooms close to Earth

A "potentially hazardous" astroid zoomed past the Earth Friday.

Source: ABC News

05/27/2022

Mile-wide asteroid 7335 (1989 JA), the largest yet of 2022, flies safely by Earth

There were no worries whatsoever about the space rock, which passed by at a very safe distance.

Source: Space.com

05/27/2022

Webb Space Telescope To Provide Details of Two Intriguing “Super-Earths” in the Milky Way

Astronomers will train Webb’s high-precision spectrographs on two intriguing rocky exoplanets. Imagine if Earth were much, much closer to the Sun. So close that an entire year would only last a few hours. So close that gravity has locked one hemisphere in per…

Source: SciTechDaily

05/27/2022

New type of magnetic wave discovered in Earth's core

The waves creep across the outer core every seven years.

Source: Live Science

05/27/2022

Astronomers Have Found a Super-Earth Near The Habitable Zone of Its Star

The very tiny motion of a small star has revealed the presence of a super-Earth exoplanet, orbiting at a distance that is close to habitable.

Source: ScienceAlert

05/26/2022

NASA James Webb Target Acquired: A Super-Earth Covered in Lava Oceans

Oh, and a scorching exoplanet that probably doesn't have any air.

Source: CNET

05/26/2022

Scientists shine new light on role of Earth's orbit in the fate of ancient ice sheets

In a new study published today in the journal Science, the team from Cardiff University has been able to pinpoint exactly how the tilting and wobbling of the Earth as it orbits around the Sun has influenced the melting of ice sheets in the Northern Hemisphere…

Source: Phys.Org

05/26/2022

China is looking for 'other Earths' to colonize

The proposed project plans to use a controversial technique to spot habitable planets.

Source: Live Science

05/26/2022

Massive asteroid 4 times size of Empire State building zooming by Earth Friday: How to watch

Don't cancel Saturday plans just yet, however.

Source: AL.com

05/26/2022

Elon Musk Says Earth Is 'Basically Empty' And City Folks Are Just Living In Illusion

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk expanded on his previous commentary on the human population on Wednesday. What Happened: Musk said on Twitter that “[Humans] are absurdly concentrated on a tiny percentage of Earth’s surface.”

Source: Benzinga

05/26/2022

Watch a huge asteroid zoom safely past Earth, 10 times farther away than the moon

The asteroid is four times the size of the Empire State Building, but poses no immediate threat to us.

Source: Space.com

05/26/2022

Boeing capsule lands back on Earth after space shakedown

It was a quick trip back: The Starliner capsule parachuted into the New Mexico desert just four hours after leaving the orbiting lab, with airbags attached to cushion the landing.

Source: New York Post

05/26/2022

Queen Jubilee: Unearthed home movies show a young Princess Elizabeth

The shots are taken from a private home movie captured on HMS Vanguard, the vessel which took the Royal Family to South Africa for a tour in February - April 1947.

Source: Daily Mail

05/26/2022

Wardlow talks his AEW rise, 'scum of the earth' MJF, sacrificing to support family

Before his PPV match versus MJF, Wardlow took time for some Q&A with Post pro wrestling columnist Joseph Staszewski.

Source: New York Post

05/26/2022

Boeing's Starliner safely returns to Earth after second test flight

It passed a critical test towards crewed flights to the ISS..

Source: Engadget

05/26/2022

Being Starliner returns to Earth

The Starliner capsule returns to a soft landing in the western United States after a troubled test run to the International Space Station.

Source: The Washington Post

05/25/2022

Boeing's Starliner spacecraft returns to Earth, wrapping up critical test mission

Boeing’s new passenger spacecraft, the CST-100 Starliner, undocked from the International Space Station this afternoon and landed in New Mexico, bringing an end to a critical test mission for NASA.

Source: The Verge

05/25/2022

Physicists predict Earth will become a chaotic world, with dire consequences

"If the Earth System gets into the region of chaotic behavior, we will lose all hope of somehow fixing the problem."

Source: Live Science

05/25/2022

Earth’s orbital debris problem is worsening, and policy solutions are difficult

"Who's responsible? Who pays? How much do they pay?"

Source: Ars Technica

05/25/2022

How to watch asteroid 7335 (1989 JA) fly past Earth

Asteroid 7335 (1989 JA) is four times the size of the Empire State Building, and it's headed this way.

Source: Live Science

05/25/2022

Astronomer captures image of the huge mile-wide asteroid (safely) passing Earth

Fortunately, it's not a threat.

Source: Mashable

05/25/2022

Giant Magnetic Waves Have Been Discovered Oscillating Around Earth's Core

Earth's interior is a far from quiet place. Deep below our surface activities, the planet rumbles with activity, from plate tectonics to convection currents that circulate through the hot magmatic fluids far underneath the crust.

Source: ScienceAlert

05/24/2022

Who Will Get to Mars First, Black Hole Through Earth, Dinosaurs in Space | Q&A 185

Source: YouTube

05/24/2022

Ancient fossils of gigantic 'Dragon of Death' flying reptile unearthed in Argentina

Scientists in Argentina discovered new species of flying reptiles that stretched the length of a bus. "The Dragon of Death" dates back to dinosaurs.

Source: USA Today

05/24/2022

Largest asteroid to approach Earth in 2022 will zoom past our planet this week

A "potentially hazardous" asteroid measuring more than a mile long will zoom past Earth this week, the largest asteroid expected to get relatively close to our planet in 2022.

Source: Phys.Org

05/24/2022

Enormous asteroid 7335 (1989 JA) to fly by Earth on May 27

The asteroid will zoom safely past Earth at 47,200 mph.

Source: Space.com

05/23/2022

A large asteroid is whizzing by Earth this week

The asteroid, dubbed 1989 JA or 7335, will pass closer to Earth than any other large asteroid in 2022

Source: Salon

05/23/2022

Coverage Set for NASA's Boeing Orbital Flight Test-2 Return to Earth

NASA will provide live coverage of the upcoming return activities for the agency’s Boeing Orbital Flight Test-2 (OFT-2). As part of the uncrewed flight test, Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft will depart from the International Space Station for a landing …

Source: NASA

05/23/2022

Shards of the Planet Mercury May Be Hiding on Earth

New research explains how meteorites called aubrites may actually be shattered pieces of the planet closest to the sun from the early days of the solar system.

Source: New York Times

05/23/2022

The Most Mind-Blowing Images Ever Taken of Earth from Space

Photos of our planet from orbit are cool, but the farther you get from Earth, the more incredible they become.

Source: Gizmodo.com

05/23/2022

Huge asteroid TWICE the size of the Burj Khalifa will pass Earth on Friday

The asteroid, named 7335 (1989 JA) measures a whopping 1.1 miles (1.8km) in diameter, and will pass by our planet on Friday.

Source: Daily Mail

05/22/2022

Asteroid the size of a small island to fly past Earth this Friday

Source: Google News

05/22/2022

Enormous asteroid 7335 (1989 JA) to fly by Earth on May 27

The asteroid will zoom safely past Earth at 47,200 miles per hour.

Source: Live Science

05/21/2022

High Resolution Imaging Reveals Puzzling Features Deep in Earth's Interior

New research led by the University of Cambridge is the first to obtain a detailed 'image' of an unusual pocket of rock at the boundary layer with Earth’s core, some three thousand kilometers beneath the surface. The mysterious area of rock, which is located a…

Source: SciTechDaily

05/20/2022

'Ghost' fossils preserve haunting record of ancient life on a hellish Earth

Geometric fossils in marine sediments have a story to tell.

Source: Live Science

05/20/2022

Blizzard offers refund for nerfed $25 Hearthstone card

Original buyers get in-game gold—and they can keep the card.

Source: Ars Technica

05/20/2022

One of The Hot, Dense Blobs Deep Inside Earth Has Been Revealed With New Imaging

For the first time, scientists have taken a proper look at an ultra-low velocity zone. These enigmatic pockets of rock sit close to the Earth's core, about 3,000 kilometers (1,864 miles) below the surface.

Source: ScienceAlert

05/19/2022

Marvel Snap is a new card game from ex-Hearthstone devs

Second Dinner, a new studio by former Blizzard staff, has revealed its first game, a card game set in the Marvel universe called Marvel Snap

Source: Polygon

05/19/2022

Dad attempts class-action lawsuit after daughter spends $300 on Hearthstone packs without permission

A father is attempting to launch a class-action lawsuit against Hearthstone maker Blizzard, after his daughter secretly…

Source: Eurogamer.net

05/19/2022

Puzzling features deep in Earth's interior illuminated by high resolution imaging

New research led by the University of Cambridge is the first to take a detailed image of an unusual pocket of rock at the boundary layer with Earth's core, some three thousand kilometers beneath the surface.

Source: Phys.Org

05/18/2022

Nick Cannon Is Ready To Get A Vasectomy: 'I Ain't Looking to Populate the Earth Completely'

The actor, who has seven children with one on the way, said he already underwent a “vasectomy consultation.”

Source: HuffPost

05/18/2022

Hearthstone player Orange banned for one year, court documents show sexual harassment

On Tuesday evening, Jon 'Orange' Westberg, a long-time competitive player and content creator within the Hearthstone community announced on Twitter that he had received a one-year suspension from the game's competitive scene due to "a mistake in my past, one …

Source: InvenGlobal

05/18/2022

Nick Cannon has vasectomy consultation so he won't 'populate the Earth'

The “Masked Singer” host described the “guilt” that he feels for not spending “enough time” with his children ahead of baby No. 8.

Source: Page Six

05/18/2022

Extraterrestrial Stone Found in Egypt May Be First Evidence on Earth of Rare Supernova

'Standard candle' (or type Ia) supernova explosions are some of the most energetic events in the Universe, happening when a dense white dwarf star subsumes another star. Now, scientists think they're found the first evidence on Earth of such a super

Source: ScienceAlert

05/17/2022

Extraterrestrial Stone Could Be First Evidence on Earth of Supernova Ia Explosion

New chemistry ‘forensics’ indicates that the stone named Hypatia from the Egyptian desert could be the first physical evidence found on Earth of a supernova type Ia explosion. These rare supernovas are some of the most energetic events in the universe. This i…

Source: SciTechDaily

05/16/2022

New US lab to create versions of atoms never recorded on Earth

By studying isotopes scientists hope to gain insight into how elements within exploding stars came to be

Source: The Guardian

05/16/2022

Record-shattering Tonga volcanic eruption sent atmospheric waves zipping around the Earth

The eruption also caused fast-moving tsunamis.

Source: Live Science

05/15/2022

Doctor Strange 2 Writer Reacts to Far From Home’s Earth-616 Plot Hole

Source: Google News

05/15/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. San Jose Earthquakes | May 14, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Vancouver Whitecaps FC 3-3 San Jose Earthquakes, 05/14/2022Subscribe to our channel for more soccer content: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_...

Source: YouTube

05/14/2022

Ukraine takes the Eurovision Song Contest spotlight as the weirdest show on earth returns

Just one group is commanding the spotlight in the build-up to Eurovision: Ukraine's Kalush Orchestra. The folk-rap group are runaway favorites in the betting markets and their presence at the tournament has captured the imagination of fans across the continen…

Source: CNN

05/13/2022

Stocks Return to Earth, With the S&P 500 Nearing a Bear Market

The market has been producing double-digit returns for investors, even at moments of great national strife. But the party has ended and it may be a long time before it begins again.

Source: New York Times

05/13/2022

NASA warns asteroid larger than Empire State Building headed towards Earth this weekend

An asteroid the size that could be taller than the Empire State Building in New York is approaching Earth at more than 18,000 miles per hour and will

Source: Americanmilitarynews.com

05/13/2022

NASA astronaut floats on the space station with Earth in the background (photo)

Jessica Watkins soaks in the view from the cupola.

Source: Space.com

05/13/2022

Google Maps Immersive View Digitally Recreates Earth for Next-Level Nav

Google has combined its Street View and satellite imagery with the help of computer vision and AI.

Source: The Drive

05/13/2022

Nasa warns asteroid larger than two football pitches is heading towards Earth

Source: msnNOW

05/13/2022

Nasa warns asteroid larger than two football pitches is heading towards Earth

It will make a 'close approach' this weekend.

Source: Metro.co.uk

05/13/2022

Ukraine takes the Eurovision Song Contest spotlight as the weirdest show on earth returns

Just one group is commanding the spotlight in the build-up to Eurovision: Ukraine's Kalush Orchestra. The folk-rap group are runaway favorites in the betting markets and their presence at the tournament has captured the imagination of fans across the continen…

Source: CNN

05/13/2022

Asteroid larger than Empire State Building heading for Earth and to make ‘close approach’ by Sunday, Nasa says

Asteroid 2008 TZ3 routinely passes by Earth while it orbits sun every 732 days

Source: Independent

05/12/2022

Asteroid bigger than Empire State Building heading towards Earth

NASA is keeping a close eye on the huge asteroid that’s heading towards Earth.

Source: New York Post

05/12/2022

Mars sample return: Could Red Planet life contaminate Earth?

Hauling to Earth samples of Mars that might contain Red Planet life is deemed a low risk affair in terms of ecological and public safety — but that risk is not zero.

Source: Space.com

05/12/2022

Earth from Orbit: NOAA Debuts First Imagery from GOES-18

NOAA shared the first images of the Western Hemisphere from its Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-T (GOES-T), later designated GOES-18.

Source: NASA

05/12/2022

In a few hours, 1,600-ft wide asteroid will come close to Earth, say scientists

The space rock — designated as 388945 (2008 TZ3) — is expected to make its closest approach on Sunday, May 15

Source: WION

05/11/2022

Sounders vs. Earthquakes, live stream: Game time, TV schedule, lineups

ESPN+ at 7 PM PT; watch with us.

Source: Sounder At Heart

05/11/2022

Solar flare predicted to ‘side-swipe’ Earth on Friday 13th sparking power grid fluctuating geomagnetic sto...

Source: The-sun.com

05/10/2022

Mining the moon to help save life on Earth (op-ed)

Moving heavy industry off Earth could help cure some of what ails our planet.

Source: Space.com

05/10/2022

Solar eruption could deliver a 'glancing blow' to Earth TODAY

A coronal mass ejection which erupted from the sun last Saturday (May 7) could strike Earth's magnetic field today, according to experts at US-based website SpaceWeather.com.

Source: Daily Mail

05/10/2022

Earthquake: NASA's InSight lander vehicle records 'monster quake' on Mars - KABC

NASA released images on Monday showing what scientists are calling a monster earthquake on Mars.

Source: KABC-TV

05/09/2022

NASA reveals 1,600-foot asteroid will make ‘close approach’ to Earth in six days

NASA has been keeping an eye on the massive asteroid bigger than the Empire State Building and has revealed it’ll be a “close approach” in space terms.

Source: New York Post

05/09/2022

A View of Earth From the Space Station

NASA astronaut Jessica Watkins floats in the space station’s cupola, a direct nadir viewing window from which Earth and celestial objects are visible.

Source: NASA

05/09/2022

NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 to Discuss Mission After Returning to Earth

Astronauts of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 mission, including crew members from NASA and ESA (European Space Agency), will answer questions about their recent mission aboard the International Space Station during a post-splashdown news conference at 11:45 a.m. EDT We…

Source: NASA

05/09/2022

'Elden Ring' Player Unearths Huge Discovery About The Game's Map

It's been staring at us all along.

Source: Gamingbible.co.uk

05/09/2022

Science breakthrough after 'incredible' dinosaur fossil found from day asteroid hit Earth

SCIENTISTS were amazed to discover a dinosaur fossil believed to be from the exact day the infamous asteroid hit the Earth and wiped the reptiles out.

Source: Express

05/08/2022

Video: Join Us As We Celebrate 'The MOTHER We Share: Our EarthBound Story'

Mother-lovin' Sunday

Source: Nintendo Life

05/08/2022

NASA to hurl aircraft into space to smash asteroid at 23,000km an hour and save Earth

The £240m mission is expected to take place in September as new technology is being developed to hurl a half-tonne spacecraft into an asteroid called Dimorphos similar to the Netflix film Don't Look Up

Source: Mirror Online

05/08/2022

Here's a Glimpse at a Future Hothouse Earth if Greenhouse Gasses Aren't Curbed

Throughout our planet's history, Earth has fluctuated between a hothouse and an icehouse.

Source: ScienceAlert

05/08/2022

This Week @NASA: Crew-3 Astronauts Return to Earth, Boeing's CST-100 Starliner, Black Holes

The Crew-3 astronauts return from the space station … The spacecraft for another commercial crew mission is on the move …. And discussing NASA’s budget … a few of the stories to tell you about – This Week at NASA! https://youtu.be/7rGj_Q9g6bE The Crew-3 Astro…

Source: SciTechDaily

05/07/2022

See SpaceX's Crew-3 Dragon capsule streak back to Earth in these amazing photos

Four astronauts came back to Earth Friday (May 6), splashing down off the coast of Florida.

Source: Space.com

05/07/2022

Powerful explosion at upscale hotel in Havana, Cuba, kills 22 people and injures dozens: "I thought it was an earthquake"

Fifty adults and 14 children were hospitalized after the blast, according to Cuba's president.

Source: CBS News

05/06/2022

Space ‘warps astronauts brains’ leaving ‘concerning’ changes even when they’re back on Earth, study reveals...

Source: The-sun.com

05/06/2022

SpaceX Dragon capsule safely returns Crew-3 astronauts back to Earth

And NASA has taken a cool night video of the event..

Source: Engadget

05/06/2022

Astronauts Have Distinct Brain Changes Even Months After They Return to Earth

Flung into freefall for months on end, our bodies adjust in ways that makes for a long list of health concerns for space travelers.

Source: ScienceAlert

05/05/2022

Take a Deep Breath: Asteroid 2009 JF1 Won't Smack Into Earth on May 6

The asteroid's path had been mysterious, but scientists have it sorted out.

Source: CNET

05/05/2022

Take a Deep Breath: Asteroid 2009 JF1 Won't Smack Into Earth on May 6

The asteroid's path had been mysterious, but scientists have it sorted out.

Source: CNET

05/04/2022

Moon may have been siphoning water from Earth's atmosphere for billions of years

Hydrogen and oxygen ions escaping from Earth's upper atmosphere and combining on the moon could be one of the sources of the known lunar water and ice, study claims

Source: Daily Mail

05/04/2022

2 big asteroids whiz past Earth in the next week. No, they definitely won't hit us.

NASA keeps close tabs on space rocks and has found no imminent threats.

Source: Space.com

05/04/2022

Watch this helicopter catch a rocket booster as it plummets to Earth

SpaceX isn’t the only company looking into reusable rockets, though it was the first. One of the latest companies looking into it is Rocket Lab. The company ...

Source: BGR

05/04/2022

Bad Astronomy | Asteroid 2009 JF1 will not hit Earth on May 6 2022 | SYFY WIRE

Contrary to what some tabloid sites are reporting, Asteroid 2009 JF1 will not hit Earth on May 6 2022.

Source: SYFY WIRE

05/04/2022

The Moon May Have Been Covertly Siphoning Earth's Water For Billions of Years

There are water molecules and ice up on the Moon, so how did they get there? Asteroid and comet collisions are likely to have produced some of it, but a new study suggests another source of lunar water: the Earth's atmosphere.

Source: ScienceAlert

05/03/2022

SpaceX's Crew-3 astronaut mission will return to Earth early Friday morning

The four spaceflyers will get to spend a few extra hours in orbit.

Source: Space.com

05/03/2022

'Death shadow' dinosaur unearthed in Argentina

Argentine paleontologists have announced the discovery of an apex-predator dinosaur that measured three stories from nose to tail and eviscerated its prey with sharp, curved claws.

Source: FRANCE 24 English

05/03/2022

Deep Breath: Asteroid 2009 JF1 Won't Smack Into Earth on May 6

The asteroid's path had been mysterious, but scientists have it sorted out.

Source: CNET

05/03/2022

Garth Brooks show in Baton Rouge registered as an earthquake

When Garth Brooks jumped into “Callin' Baton Rouge” during his Saturday concert at LSU, the commotion registered as a slight earthquake captured by a seismograph.

Source: The Washington Post

05/02/2022

Rocket Lab says it just used a helicopter to catch a rocket booster as it plummeted back to Earth

Rocket Lab, which aims to launch satellites into space quickly and cheaply, said it just used a helicopter to catch part of a rocket in mid-air. But the rocket was dropped into the ocean shortly after, ending up having to be fished out of the water.

Source: CNN

05/02/2022

Garth Brooks concert was so thunderous that it registered as an earthquake in Louisiana

Source: Google News

05/02/2022

Asteroid Impact: NASA Estimates Space Rock the Size of the Great Pyramid May Hit Earth on May 6

There was an initial probability of 0.026% chance of the asteroid hitting Earth on May 6. An asteroid known as 2009 JF1 with the size of the Great Pyramid of Giza is still likely to impact Earth on Friday, May 6.

Source: Nature World News

05/01/2022

Garth Brooks calls, Baton Rouge answers with earth-shaking response; LSU seismograph records small earthquake during Tiger Stadium concert

BATON ROUGE - Earthquakes are an act of God. Unless you're in southeast Louisiana... then they may be the result of tens of thousands of rowdy fans packed into Tiger Stadium.

Source: WBRZ

05/01/2022

Saturn's weird moon Titan looks a bit like Earth, and scientists might finally know why

A new theory explains why Saturn's moon Titan looks a bit like Earth, though made of completely different stuff.

Source: Space.com

05/01/2022

Bitcoin And Crypto Now Braced For A $9 Trillion Fed Earthquake As The Price Of Ethereum, BNB, Solana, Cardano, XRP, Terra’s Luna And Avalanche Crater

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency prices have fallen along with stock markets this year as investors brace for a more hawkish Federal Reserve...

Source: Forbes

04/30/2022

Massive Earthquake Swarm in Antarctica Suggest Sleeping Volcano Awakening

The swarm of 8500 earthquakes lasted three months in 2020 and was triggered by a 'finger' of magma.

Source: Legalinsurrection.com

04/30/2022

Ancient crystals hold clues about why Earth's crust shattered like a crème brûlée 3.8 billion years ago

The oldest evidence of tectonic plates are sealed in ancient crystals

Source: Live Science

04/30/2022

Massive asteroid as wide as 8 football fields skims past Earth

UNDATED (WKRC) - A massive asteroid passed by the Earth on Thursday. While it posed no threat, experts say it came close. The asteroid, named418135, or 2008 AG33, is estimated to be between 1,150 and 2,560 feet in diameter -- as wide as eight football fields …

Source: WKRC TV Cincinnati

04/29/2022

Antarctic Orca Submarine Volcano Blasted by Swarm of 85,000 Earthquakes

In a remote area, a mix of geophysical methods identifies magma transfer below the seafloor as the cause. Even off the coast of Antarctica, volcanoes can be found. A sequence of more than 85,000 earthquakes was recorded in 2020 at the deep-sea volcano Orca, w…

Source: SciTechDaily

04/29/2022

Boris Becker: How a tennis superstar crashed to earth

Boris Becker has been jailed. How did the former golden boy of tennis come to this?

Source: BBC News

04/29/2022

Trump Jr calls Ukraine ‘one of the most corrupt countries on Earth’ and says US shouldn’t give it money

Former president’s son suggests that the US should not send more funds to Ukraine

Source: Independent

04/28/2022

TOM LEONARD: Could life on Earth have arrived on an asteroid 3.8 billion years ago?

TOM LEONARD: New research by Japanese scientists suggests that such cosmic impacts may have delivered to Earth the chemical ingredients necessary for life itself.

Source: Daily Mail

04/28/2022

We'll Likely Deal With More Pandemics as Earth Heats Up

Viruses are getting more opportunities to jump from animals to humans, new research finds.

Source: Gizmodo.com

04/28/2022

‘Potentially hazardous’ asteroid will speed by Earth on Thursday, NASA says

The space object is about the same size as the Empire State Building.

Source: SILive.com

04/28/2022

Once Wall Street's stars, Big Tech falls back to Earth - The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — After years of screaming higher, almost regardless of what the economy was doing, tech-oriented stocks are tanking and dragging down the rest of Wall Street. Many of these high-profile companies are still making billions of dollars in profits,…

Source: Associated Press

04/28/2022

Massive earthquake swarm hit Antarctica in 2020, study says

The 'swarm' occurred at Orca Seamount, a deep-sea volcano near King George Island in Antarctica, in the Bransfield Strait, which has been inactive for 'a long time'.

Source: Daily Mail

04/27/2022

Enormous ‘potentially hazardous’ asteroid to soar past Earth tomorrow

NASA is keeping a watchful eye on an asteroid that will make a knee-wobbling close pass of Earth on Thursday.

Source: New York Post

04/27/2022

Underwater volcano magma 'finger' triggered 85,000 earthquakes near Antarctica

The swarm of 85,000 earthquakes was the strongest seismic outburst ever recorded in Antarctica.

Source: Live Science

04/27/2022

Asteroid twice the size of the Empire State Building will fly by the Earth Thursday

The space rock, named 418135 (2008 AG33), will come about two million miles from the planet, which is roughly eight times further from the Earth than the moon.

Source: Daily Mail

04/27/2022

We Have Even More Evidence Life's Building Blocks Came to Earth From Space

We still don't know just how the first life emerged on Earth. One suggestion is that the building blocks arrived here from space; now, a new study of several carbon-rich meteorites has added weight to this idea.

Source: ScienceAlert

04/27/2022

Gigantic Asteroid Is About to Skim Past Earth, NASA Says

A gigantic "potentially hazardous" asteroid that may be twice the size of the Empire State Building is set to zoom past Earth Thursday (April 28), according to NASA.

Source: Live Science

04/27/2022

Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn to form straight line, to be visible from Earth

The rare phenomenon of planet parade will occur after 1,000 years due to favourable conditions. The planets will line up in the eastern sky around one hour before sunrise.

Source: Hindustan Times

04/27/2022

Earth, Wind & Fire saxophonist Andrew Woolfolk dead at 71

The band’s lead singer, Philip Bailey, took to Instagram to share the sad news. He posted an image alongside his longtime friend and detailed their relationship.

Source: Fox News

04/26/2022

Earth, Wind and Fire saxophonist Andrew Woolfolk dead at 71: 'See you on the other side, my friend'

Andrew Woolfolk, a longtime saxophonist for Earth, Wind & Fire, has died at 71. Bandmember Philip J. Bailey announced his death on Monday, April 26.

Source: USA Today

04/26/2022

First Private Astronaut Crew Returns to Earth from Space Station

The first private astronaut crew to visit the International Space Station (ISS) returns safely to Earth.

Source: VOA News

04/26/2022

'Potentially hazardous' asteroid twice the size of the Empire State Building will skim past Earth Thursday, NASA says

It will blaze past us at 23,300 mph.

Source: Live Science

04/26/2022

The B-52s Will Say Farewell with 'The Final Tour Ever of Planet Earth': 'It's Been Cosmic'

"It's going to be one hell of a farewell party at these concerts," The B-52s co-founder Fred Schneider said of the band's farewell tour, set to hit North American venues this summer and fall

Source: PEOPLE

04/26/2022

Earth, Wind & Fire Saxophonist Andrew Woolfolk Dead at 71

Woolfolk was a fixture in Earth, Wind & Fire during their heyday in the '70s and '80s, adding to their rich horns section ... which is an iconic part of the group's identity.

Source: TMZ

04/26/2022

Earth, Wind & Fire saxophonist Andrew Woolfolk dies at 71

Andrew Woolfolk, whose jubilant saxophone made Earth, Wind & Fire hits like "September" impossible not to dance to, died after a six-year illness, band member Philip Bailey said.

Source: CNN

04/26/2022

Watch a bus-sized asteroid safely zoom past Earth within the moon's orbit

See live views of the asteroid 2022 HB1 at 2:30 p.m. EDT (1830 GMT) via the Virtual Telescope Project.

Source: Space.com

04/26/2022

Meteorites could have brought all 5 genetic 'letters' of DNA to early Earth

These key building blocks of life were found in space rocks, scientists confirm.

Source: Space.com

04/26/2022

Models of Landscape Formation on Saturn’s Moon Titan Reveal an Earth-Like Alien World

A new hypothesis reveals that a global sedimentary cycle driven by seasons could explain the formation of landscapes on Saturn’s moon Titan. The research shows the alien world may be more Earth-like than previously thought. Titan, Saturn's moon, appears very …

Source: SciTechDaily

04/25/2022

David Bowie 'at the height of his beauty' in 'Man Who Fell to Earth': co-star

Candy Clark, who starred opposite David Bowie in “The Man Who Fell to Earth,” recalls working with the iconic rocker in the 1976 sci-fi movie directed by Nicolas Roeg.

Source: New York Post

04/25/2022

Huge Asteroid to Pass Earth Thursday May Be Over 2,500 Feet Wide

Not only will Earth be visited by an asteroid that could be as large as two Empire State buildings this week, but it will also be trailed by one even larger.

Source: Newsweek

04/25/2022

Scientists model landscape formation on Titan, revealing an Earth-like alien world

Saturn's moon Titan looks very much like Earth from space, with rivers, lakes, and seas filled by rain tumbling through a thick atmosphere. While these landscapes may look familiar, they are composed of materials that are undoubtedly different—liquid methane …

Source: Phys.Org

04/25/2022

Presence of alien tech on Earth? Scientist wants to probe interstellar object `lying in the Pacific Ocean`

A Harvard scientist wants to investigate a meteor that is said to be an alien technology and currently lying at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean.

Source: WION

04/25/2022

Solar Storm Alert: Geomagnetic Storm, Solar Radiation, and Radio Blackout Expected to Hit Earth by April 27

The Earth is also at risk of being hit by a relatively weak solar radiation storm and radio blackouts in the coming days.

Source: Nature World News

04/25/2022

China Plans System to Take Out Asteroids Hurtling Toward Earth

China Plans System to Take Out Asteroids Hurtling Toward Earth

Source: BloombergQuint

04/25/2022

The Man Who Fell to Earth Premiere Review - "Hallo Spaceboy"

Source: Google News

04/25/2022

Boulder climate activist dies after apparent act of protest outside U.S. Supreme Court on Earth Day

The Boulder man who set himself on fire in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Earth Day apparently acted in protest of inaction on climate change.

Source: The Denver Post

04/24/2022

First Mover Asia: The Metaverse Is Subject to Earth’s Boring Old Rules

GameFi adoption has been hitting obstacles worldwide, including in China and South Korea, because of laws about converting in-game tokens to currency.

Source: CoinDesk

04/24/2022

"The Man Who Fell to Earth" ambitiously picks up where the sci-fi cult classic's mission ended

Chiwetel Ejiofor and Naomie Harris are crack co-pilots in this continuation of the tale immortalized by David Bowie

Source: Salon

04/24/2022

The Man Who Fell to Earth Premiere Review - "Hallo Spaceboy"

Showtime’s The Man Who Fell to Earth has a rough landing with a premiere divided between fish-out-of-water comedy and tech bro tropes.

Source: IGN

04/24/2022

China developing means of saving Earth from asteroids - report

Source: Google News

04/24/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes vs. Seattle Sounders FC | April 23, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes vs. Seattle Sounders FC, 04/23/2022

Source: YouTube

04/24/2022

Earthquakes vs. Sounders, full-time: Sounders blow two-goal lead, lose 4-3

Fox13/TUDN at 7 PM PT; watch with us.

Source: Sounder At Heart

04/23/2022

PSA: Jupiter, Saturn, Mars & Venus Will Align With Full Visibility From Earth This Weekend

This month, you can witness a rare alignment of four planets - Mars, Venus, Jupiter, and Saturn - in the predawn sky.

Source: Boss Hunting

04/22/2022

Showtime’s ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’: TV Review

Chiwetel Ejiofor plays an extraterrestrial being with planet-saving powers in Alex Kurtzman and Jenny Lumet's expansion on the Walter Tevis novel and David Bowie film.

Source: Hollywood Reporter

04/22/2022

Biden Earth Day action targets protecting old-growth forests from wildfires, climate change

Biden's Earth Day order aims to protect the nation's largest and more mature trees, strengthen reforestation efforts and fight global deforestation.

Source: USA Today

04/22/2022

Google marks Earth Day with doodle showing stark impacts of the climate crisis

The search engine published a series of time lapses from Google Earth, depicting deforestation, melting glaciers, coral bleaching and retreating snow cover.

Source: CNN

04/22/2022

Orbital space around Earth must be protected amid rise in satellites, say scientists

Calls for rules akin to environmental regulations to reduce risk of collisions and preserve night sky

Source: The Guardian

04/22/2022

7 Bonkers Corporate Earth Day Campaigns

The Koch Brothers love the Earth, everyone! Thank god.

Source: Gizmodo.com

04/22/2022

This Earth Day analysts say Bitcoin mining is naturally gravitating to green energy

Entrepreneur and environmentalist Daniel Batten believes the Bitcoin network can generate enough demand for electricity that it drives more investments in renewable energy producers, thereby improving the sustainability of the global electricity supply.

Source: Cointelegraph

04/21/2022

U.S. Open Cup will return to Starfire, with Seattle Sounders hosting the SJ Earthquakes

Sounders will host San Jose Earthquakes in Tukwila on May 11.

Source: Sounder At Heart

04/20/2022

Another solar temper tantrum sends a strong X-class flare toward Earth

Will auroras follow?

Source: Space.com

04/20/2022

Scientists discover 1st interstellar meteor to collide with Earth

One researcher called the meteor the "holy grail of interstellar objects."

Source: WBAL TV Baltimore

04/19/2022

After 2-Year Ban, Happiest Place on Earth Opens Its Arms Again

Hugs, character interactions make their return

Source: Newser

04/19/2022

How The 2022 Down-To-Earth Taurus Season Effects Your Zodiac Sign's Horoscope, April 19 - May 20

Read your 2022 Taurus Season horoscopes for all zodiac signs are here, and this is how the Sun in the sign ruled by the Bull affects you starting April 19 - May 20, 2022.

Source: YourTango

04/19/2022

What happens if the Solar System's largest comet collides with Earth?

The recently discovered Oort cloud comet, Bernardinelli–Bernstein, has the largest known nucleus: 119 km. Here's what it could do to Earth.

Source: Big Think

04/18/2022

US Military Confirms an Interstellar Meteorite Hit Earth in 2014

Bits of the well-traveled object could now be lying at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean.

Source: CNET

04/18/2022

A potential target for Alzheimer's treatment? Researchers unearth new immune response pathway

Most Alzheimer’s drugs, including Biogen’s aducanumab (Aduhelm) and Eli Lilly’s donanemab, target amyloid plaques, misfolded protein clumps that build up in the brain, which are a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease. However, researchers from Weill Cornell have u…

Source: Endpoints News

04/18/2022

Solar storm sparks blackouts in Asia and Australia as earth hit by major solar flare

ON EASTER weekend, the Earth was rocked by a major solar flare that sparked radio blackouts around southeast Asia and Australia.

Source: Express

04/18/2022

Scientists hope to broadcast DNA and Earth’s location for curious aliens

Beacon of Galaxy message could be sent into heart of Milky Way, where life is deemed most likely to exist

Source: The Guardian

04/18/2022

The Lyrid meteor shower peaks April 21-22 — just in time for Earth Day. Here's how to watch.

Look up! Shooting stars are arriving as we celebrate our planet.

Source: CBS News

04/18/2022

‘Down-to-earth’ Ranbir Kapoor returns to work after wedding with Alia Bhatt. Watch

Ranbir Kapoor, who tied the knot with Alia Bhatt this week, returned to work soon after the wedding functions were over.

Source: The Indian Express

04/18/2022

Scientists say meteor that hit Earth in 2014 was the first recorded interstellar object

UNDATED (WKRC) - Experts have discovered that the meteor that hit Earth in 2014 was from outside the solar system. Scientists originally believed that the first interstellar object that they detected, an object called 1I/'Oumuamua, was spotted in October 2017…

Source: WKRC TV Cincinnati

04/17/2022

Israeli astronomer and partner identify first interstellar meteor to hit Earth

US Space Command confirms study by Avi Loeb and Amir Siraj, who picked up on 2014 space rock that hit near Papua New Guinea but were initially dismissed

Source: The Times of Israel

04/16/2022

Scientists believe they may have found Earth’s oldest life — 4.2 billion years old

If confirmed, study would show life on Earth might have emerged a mere 300 million years after planet's formation

Source: The Times of Israel

04/16/2022

A fireball that crashed to Earth came from outside of our solar system

This week, uncover an interstellar meteor that fell to Earth, celebrate some good news with Fiona the hippo, meet a not-so-extinct flower, tour the solar system, and more.

Source: CNN

04/16/2022

Earth-shattering Nikon Z9 update could've been an entirely new camera

The latest firmware update for the Nikon Z9 well and truly cements its place in the professional video world

Source: Digital Camera World

04/16/2022

Chinese astronauts land on Earth after China's longest crewed space mission

Three Chinese astronauts returned to earth on Saturday after 183 days in space, state television reported, completing the country's longest crewed space mission to date.

Source: Reuters

04/16/2022

US Military Confirms an Interstellar Meteorite Hit Earth in 2014

Bits of the well-traveled object could now be lying at the bottom of the Pacific.

Source: CNET

04/15/2022

Primordial Earth Had a Major Difference in Its Skies We Didn't Realize Until Now

Standing on Earth almost 4 billion years ago would have been an incredibly hot, desperately lonely, and very short experience – what with there being no oxygen. Now, new research suggests there would have been less lightning around than there is in

Source: ScienceAlert

04/15/2022

Apple's Earth Day Initiative Demonizes Carbon-Free Nuclear Power

Apple launched its 2022 Earth Day initiative with $1 for every Apple Pay transaction until the environmental holiday going to WWF.

Source: The Federalist

04/15/2022

These Scientists Want to Send Space Aliens a Cosmic Road Map to Earth

Their plan is to beam details about the human civilization–and Earth’s location in space–to a region of our galaxy that might contain potentially habitable exoplanets.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

04/15/2022

U.S. Space Command confirms interstellar meteor hit Earth

Harvard researchers are 99.999% certain the object was interstellar. But their paper on the finding was being turned down, because the pair only had a private conversation with an anonymous U.S. government employee to confirm the accuracy of the data.

Source: CBS News

04/14/2022

‘Extraordinary’: ancient tombs and statues unearthed beneath Notre Dame Cathedral

Archaeological dig also finds body-shaped lead sarcophagus buried at the heart of the fire-ravaged monument

Source: The Guardian

04/14/2022

A 4 billion-year-old comet 80 miles wide is headed toward Earth

An ancient comet is hurtling towards Earth from the Oort Cloud and astronomers say that it is the largest comet we've ever discovered.

Source: BGR

04/14/2022

US Military Confirms an Interstellar Object Hit Earth in 2014

Bits of the well-traveled meteorite could now be lying at the bottom of the Pacific.

Source: CNET

04/14/2022

'Sun's wrath': Plasma ejections could impact Earth, wreak havoc today

An unusual magnetic storm emitting from the sun has the potential to impact Earth today and cause noticeable damage and disruptions.

Source: New York Post

04/14/2022

Watch: Striking details about `largest comet ever seen` that is hurtling towards Earth at 22,000mph

Source: WION

04/14/2022

Complex Life May Have Started on Earth Much Earlier Than We Thought

All life on Earth likely emerged from one spark in Earth's early history. Some time later, it diversified, branching off into lineages that helped it survive.

Source: ScienceAlert

04/14/2022

Harvard scientists discover 1st interstellar meteor to collide with Earth, US military confirms

One researcher called the meteor the "holy grail of interstellar objects."

Source: WMTW Portland

04/13/2022

'Dead sunspot' explosion could shoot solar storms to Earth

A massive ball of solar particles is heading to Earth after a ‘dead sunspot’ exploded on the solar surface.

Source: New York Post

04/13/2022

Harvard scientists discover the 1st interstellar meteor to collide with Earth, US military confirms

A meteor crashed into the Pacific Ocean in 2014, but it wasn't until Harvard scientists researched its velocity and trajectory five years later that they learned it came from outside our solar system.

Source: CNN

04/13/2022

This Google Earth tool shows you a 37-year time lapse of your town

Google Earth comes loaded with plenty of cool features, including a time-lapse tool that can show you how our planet has changed.

Source: New York Post

04/13/2022

Starbucks unionization effort explodes as 200 stores seek elections despite company's scorched-earth strategy

We speak with Starbucks Workers United organizer and barista Jaz Brisack on the growing Starbucks union drive that has swept across 30 U.S. states since she helped successfully organize the first U.S. unionized location in Buffalo, New York, last December. St…

Source: Raw Story

04/13/2022

Microfossils may be evidence life began ‘very quickly’ after Earth formed

Scientists believe specimen shows life existed earlier than is widely assumed – increasing chances of life elsewhere

Source: The Guardian

04/13/2022

Sun's Wrath to Touch Earth in the Form of a Geomagnetic Storm on April 14; Radio Signals May Take a Hit | The Weather Channel - Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com

Regions on higher altitudes will experience G-2 level moderate storms, and may therefore experience power outages and radio signal disruption. - Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com

Source: The Weather Channel

04/12/2022

Dead Sunspot Explosion Spits Plasma Toward Earth

The superheated material is expected to reach us on Thursday, potentially generating auroras.

Source: Gizmodo.com

04/12/2022

US Military Confirms Meteorite That Hit Earth in 2014 Was Interstellar

Bits of the well-traveled object could now be lying at the bottom of the Pacific.

Source: CNET

04/12/2022

Declassified US Government Data Confirms First Interstellar Object To Hit Earth

A small meteor that whizzed over the skies of Papua New Guinea in 2014 was a visitor from another star system, making it the first known interstellar meteo

Source: IFLScience

04/12/2022

Meteor that hit Earth in 2014 was from another star system, scientists say

In a newly-released memo, US Space Command officials have said that a rocky body that lit up the skies near Manus Island, Papua New Guinea in 2014 'was indeed an interstellar object'.

Source: Daily Mail

04/12/2022

China is hatching a plan to find Earth 2.0

A satellite will scour the Milky Way for exoplanets orbiting stars just like the Sun.

Source: Nature.com

04/12/2022

Solar storm: Blackout risk as NASA warns of 'direct hit' on Earth – impact time predicted

A SOLAR STORM heading straight for a 'direct hit' with Earth on April 14 is expected to intensify, which could cause chaos to satellites and spark power grid fluctuations.

Source: Express

04/12/2022

NASA: Asteroid, as large as the Empire State Building, is hurtling towards Earth; know the risk

NASA: As many as 3 asteroids will be flying past the Earth today. Among them, one giant asteroid is as large as the Empire State Building. Should we be afraid of a potential asteroid strike?

Source: Hindustan Times

04/11/2022

'Dead sunspot' launches ball of plasma toward Earth

It's expected to hit April 14, when you can expect more intense aurora.

Source: Live Science

04/11/2022

An interstellar object exploded over Earth in 2014, declassified government data reveal

Classified data prevented scientists from verifying their discovery for 3 years.

Source: Live Science

04/11/2022

Major solar storm alert issued after Earth hit by large blast from the Sun

The Earth is in the midst of a solar storm after being hit by an expulsion from the Sun, officials have said.

Source: Independent

04/10/2022

Dinosaur fossil from day extinction asteroid hit earth, scientists claim

Dinosaur fossils found at Tanis in North Dakota are believed to date back to the mass extinction event when an asteroid struck 66 million years ago.

Source: Business Insider

04/10/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Houston Dynamo FC vs. San Jose Earthquakes | April 09, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Houston Dynamo FC 4-3 San Jose Earthquakes, 04/09/2022

Source: YouTube

04/09/2022

What's the tallest wave ever recorded on Earth?

This wave was taller than the Empire State Building.

Source: Live Science

04/09/2022

Terrawatch: Rare gas points to deep nebula origins for Earth

Most of rare isotope of helium found on mid-ocean ridges dates to big bang, providing clue to planet’s formation

Source: The Guardian

04/08/2022

'Space laser’ is beaming directly at Earth from 5 billion lightyears away

A powerful space laser emitted from a distant galaxy has been discovered by astronomers.

Source: New York Post

04/08/2022

WATCH: Long-lost video of Prince as child unearthed in Minnesota

A CBS affiliate in Minnesota has unearthed video footage of late music legend Prince commenting on a teachers' strike when he was just 11 years old -- a child instantly recognizable to the journalist who found it purely by chance.The television station, WCCO …

Source: Raw Story

04/07/2022

Earth has an exhaust leak that goes way back to the Big Bang

Exhaust fumes of the Big Bang are escaping from Earth’s core.

Source: SYFY WIRE

04/07/2022

Dolly Parton says disrespecting the Earth is "like being ugly to your mama"

Parton spoke to National Geographic about climate change and Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains

Source: The A.V. Club

04/07/2022

Asteroid the size of a house flies by Earth, creating 'precious' opportunity for scientists

An asteroid the size of a small house flew by Earth Tuesday evening.

Source: KSL.com

04/06/2022

A house-sized asteroid flies by Earth

Asteroid 2022 GN1 flew within 79,000 miles of Earth, about 33% of the way to the moon. Its close flyby was not a safety concern, but did give scientists an exciting opportunity to view and asteroid up close.

Source: CNN

04/06/2022

Geomagnetic Storm Set To Hit Earth Today After Filament Eruption From Sun

The geomagnetic storm heading towards the Earth will be a minor one, according to NOAA. It was generated by solar activity on March 3.

Source: NDTV News

04/05/2022

An asteroid the size of a bus will safely fly by Earth today and you can watch it live online

The Virtual Telescope Project will stream live views of the asteroid 2022 GN1 tonight at 9 pm ET.

Source: Space.com

04/05/2022

At a Glance ‘Safety check’ and ‘Earthquake alert’ warnings start appearing on Pixel

Google is now rolling out an "Earthquake alert" warning to At a Glance. Last Thursday, the first users started to see "Connected devices...

Source: 9to5google.com

04/04/2022

WCCO unearths incredibly rare footage of Prince as a young boy

While searching through footage of a 1970 teachers' strike, CBS station WCCO uncovered an incredible "gem": footage of the superstar Prince as a young boy in...

Source: YouTube

04/04/2022

'Impossible' chemistry may reveal origins of life on Earth

Experiments suggest that metabolism could have begun spontaneously on our primordial planet—and that scientists may need to rethink how we define life.

Source: National Geographic

04/04/2022

The Little Prince: Footage Unearthed Of Superstar At Age 11 - WCCO

If serendipity was a story, then you're about to watch one of the most fortunate strokes of luck ever at WCCO. A mysterious gem - unearthed on accident - giv...

Source: YouTube

04/03/2022

Why isn't Earth perfectly round?

It's similar to why your arms feel pulled outward when you spin.

Source: Live Science

04/03/2022

Space Needle-sized asteroid heading for Earth in close flyby

Source: Google News

04/03/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes vs. Austin FC | April 02, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes 2-2 Austin FC, 04/02/2022Subscribe to our channel for more soccer content: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_us...

Source: YouTube

04/02/2022

Sound travels much slower on Mars than on Earth, researchers find

On Earth, a high-pitched sound might travel 213 feet — but it will travel just 26 feet on Mars.

Source: CBS News

04/02/2022

New Model Suggests That Europa Has an Oxygen-Rich Ocean Very Similar to Earth

Jupiter's moon Europa is a prime candidate in the search for life. The frozen moon has a subsurface ocean, and evidence indicates it's warm, salty, and rich in life-enabling chemistry.

Source: ScienceAlert

04/02/2022

Disney 'most magical place on earth' now 'hypocritical, woke': FL Lt. Gov. Núñez

Florida Lt. Gov. Jeanette Núñez, R., tells ‘Fox & Friends Weekend’ that Disney’s ‘woke policies’ are a ‘sad state of affairs.’ #FoxNews...LT. GOV. JEANETTE N...

Source: YouTube

04/02/2022

Rocket Lab sends two commercial Earth-observing satellites to orbit

The mission expands the satellite fleet of BlackSky Global to 14.

Source: Space.com

04/02/2022

Asteroid 2007 FF1 LIVE – NASA says ‘Hazardous’ space rock makes ‘close approach’ to Earth at 29,800mph...

Giant asteroid to make ‘close approach’ with Earth

Source: The-sun.com

04/01/2022

Hubble Telescope detects farthest ever single star seen from Earth

Source: Google News

04/01/2022

'Potentially hazardous' Apollo-class asteroid sails harmlessly past Earth

Asteroid 2007 FF1 just whizzed by at 29,800 mph (47,950 km/h)

Source: Live Science

04/01/2022

Ultra-fast electron rain is pouring out of Earth's magnetosphere, and scientists think they know why

Electron downpours can contribute to the aurora and damage spacecraft, the researchers said.

Source: Live Science

04/01/2022

The speed of sound on Mars is different from Earth, Perseverance rover finds

Lower-pitched sounds travel more slowly on Mars than higher-pitched ones, according to new data from NASA's Perseverance rover.

Source: Space.com

04/01/2022

17 solar flares cause Sun blast to hit Earth at nearly 2 million mph

Officials warned that 17 solar flares in two days caused a 'cannibal coronal mass ejection ' to be launched towards Earth.

Source: TweakTown

03/31/2022

Image of ISS taken from Earth is so clear you can see astronauts

German photographer Sebastian Voltmer snapped a remarkable image in which you can make out two astronauts performing a spacewalk.

Source: New York Post

03/31/2022

Nintendo Switch Online adds Earthworm Jim 2, Super Mario World SP, and more

The latest update for Nintendo Switch Online adds Earthworm Jim 2, Mappy-Land, Dig Dug II, Super Mario World SP, and Super Punch-Out!! SP.

Source: Destructoid

03/31/2022

Rare primordial gas may be leaking out of Earth's core

This gas was formed in the aftermath of the Big Bang.

Source: Live Science

03/31/2022

Photographer Spots Astronauts on Spacewalk Outside ISS from Earth

Incredible detail shot from his backyard.

Source: PetaPixel

03/31/2022

NBA Star Power Index: Jayson Tatum, Devin Booker going scorched earth; Giannis edges Joel Embiid in MVP bout

Also, Nikola Jokic continues his assault on history and Paul George authors an epic return

Source: CBS Sports

03/31/2022

Geomagnetic storm headed for Earth

The storm could impact GPS and planes, among other things.

Source: YouTube

03/31/2022

Two Giant Blobs Lurk Deep Inside Earth, And It Looks Like They're Shape-Shifters

Deep in the Earth beneath us lie two blobs the size of continents. One is under Africa, the other under the Pacific Ocean.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/31/2022

Asteroid 2007 FF1 LIVE – ‘April Fool’s Day’ space rock to make close approach with Earth THIS WEEK, Nasa sa...

Giant asteroid to make ‘close approach’ with Earth

Source: The-sun.com

03/30/2022

'Cannibal' coronal mass ejection will hit Earth at nearly 2 million mph, scientists say

The giant solar flare is a combination of two massive ejections from the sun's surface.

Source: Live Science

03/30/2022

Earth braces for solar storm, potential aurora displays

Auroras can be visible as far south as Pennsylvania.

Source: Space.com

03/30/2022

Ancient Gas From the Dawn of Time Is Leaking From Earth's Core

Helium-3 released at Earth’s surface contains tales from the deep planet and the deep past.

Source: Vice News

03/30/2022

Astronaut Mark Vande Hei returns to Earth from ISS

The landing marks the end of a historic mission for NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei, whose 355 days in space set a record for the longest single spaceflight for an American. His return, along with his Russian counterparts, serves as a powerful symbol of partner…

Source: The Washington Post

03/30/2022

US astronaut returns to Earth with Russian cosmonauts after record-breaking mission

Mark Vande Hei rides back with Anton Shkaplerov and Pyotr Dubrov after 355 days at International Space Station, a US record

Source: The Guardian

03/30/2022

Primordial Helium From Billions of Years Ago Seems to Be Leaking Out of Earth's Core

Ancient, primordial helium that was forged in the wake of the Big Bang is leaking from Earth's core, scientists report in a new study.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/30/2022

Watch Live: NASA Astronaut Returns to Earth From the Space Station

Although the U.S. and Russia have halted cooperation in many areas over the invasion of Ukraine, they’ve continued to work together aboard the International Space Station.

Source: New York Times

03/29/2022

Helium-3 is leaking from Earth's core, scientists discover

Some natural processes can produce helium-3, but it is made primarily in nebulae - massive, spinning clouds of gas and dust, with most traced back to the Big Bang.

Source: Daily Mail

03/29/2022

Northern Lights, magnetic storm possible from 3 sun eruptions pointed at Earth

Three bursts of the sun's mass energy are likely heading toward Earth.

Source: mlive.com

03/29/2022

How Warnie's funeral is set to be the 'greatest show on EARTH' according to Eddie Maguire

Shane Warne's state funeral at the Melbourne Cricket Ground will feature an 'unprecedented' star-studded line-up and more than 50,000 attendees bidding farewell to a cricket legend.

Source: Daily Mail

03/29/2022

Geothermal heat pumps provide earth-friendly energy for homes

Because geothermal heat pumps use the earth’s natural heat, they are among the most efficient and comfortable heating and cooling technologies available today.

Source: The Washington Post

03/29/2022

New Clues to Earth's Formation From Ancient Helium Leaking From the Planet's Core

Vast stores of helium from the Big Bang lingering in the core suggest Earth formed inside a solar nebula. Helium-3, a rare isotope of helium gas, is leaking out of Earth’s core, a new study reports. Because almost all helium-3 is from the Big Bang, the gas le…

Source: SciTechDaily

03/28/2022

Perseverance rover's Mars samples now won't make it to Earth until 2033 at best

And the sample-return mission plan now includes two Mars landers instead of one.

Source: Space.com

03/28/2022

Methane could be the first detectable indication of life beyond Earth

If life is abundant in the universe, atmospheric methane may be the first sign of life beyond Earth detectable by astronomers. Although nonbiological processes can generate methane, a new study by scientists at UC Santa Cruz establishes a set of circumstances…

Source: Phys.Org

03/28/2022

A small asteroid's orbit is changed forever after super close Earth flyby

This time, the space rock missed Earth by a few thousand miles.

Source: Space.com

03/28/2022

'Potentially hazardous asteroid' will make its closest-ever approach to Earth on April Fools' Day (yes, really)

The space rock is traveling around 29,800 mph (47,950 km/h).

Source: Live Science

03/28/2022

Astrophotographer Snaps Incredible Photo Of Astronauts On A Spacewalk From Earth

Astrophotographers often produce breathtaking images of distant galaxies, planets, and moons from Earth. But Dr Sebastain Voltmer captured something very d

Source: IFLScience

03/28/2022

Ancient helium leaking from core offers clues of Earth's formation

Helium-3, a rare isotope of helium gas, is leaking out of Earth's core, a new study reports. Because almost all helium-3 is from the Big Bang, the gas leak adds evidence that Earth formed inside a solar nebula, which has long been debated.

Source: Phys.Org

03/28/2022

NASA: Strong Solar Storm set to hit Earth today, spark dazzling auroras

A strong solar storm is set to hit Earth today and its impact will show in the brilliant auroras, NASA revealed. Check the details here.

Source: Hindustan Times

03/27/2022

Bitcoin And Crypto Now Braced For A $10 Trillion Earthquake As Ethereum, BNB, XRP, Solana And Cardano Soar

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have rebounded this week, riding a wave of good news for the crypto market...

Source: Forbes

03/26/2022

‘Lost City’ Unearths Female-Fueled $30M Opening in Win for Box Office Recovery

Sandra Bullock and Channing Tatum’s The Lost City is on its way to a $30 million domestic opening after earning $11.6 million from 4,252 theaters in a significant win for the box office recovery. Until now, males under the age of 35 have fueled the recovery, …

Source: Hollywood Reporter

03/26/2022

Roman Space Telescope to search for other Earths by surveying space dust - NASASpaceFlight.com

With the James Webb Space Telescope continuing its commissioning phase, NASA is already looking ahead…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

03/26/2022

With tears and uncertainty, locals leave earthquake-hit Azores island

With no idea when they might return, a retired couple had their picture taken outside their beloved house before leaving Sao Jorge, an island in Portugal's Azores that is bracing for disaster following a series of small earthquakes.

Source: Reuters

03/26/2022

This SCARY Asteroid almost hit Earth, came dangerously close just 24 hours ago

The same astronomer who discovered an asteroid two hours before impact, has discovered another asteroid just hours before it came extremely close to striking the Earth.

Source: Hindustan Times

03/26/2022

Solar storm warning: NASA predicts direct Earth hit from 'fast' impact– Where will it hit?

A SOLAR storm is expected by astronomers to hit the planet this weekend, with scientists predicting possible areas where people may be able to see its effects.

Source: Express

03/26/2022

Digital Data Could Be Altering Earth's Mass Just a Tiny Bit, Claims Physicist

In the past 24 hours, people uploaded more than 720,000 hours' worth of footage onto YouTube.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/26/2022

Earth-shaking, ear-shattering night on campus: Like team, SPU students still dancing

The men's basketball team defeated Purdue to advance to the next round of the March Madness tournament.

Source: nj.com

03/25/2022

Speeding Asteroid Spotted Flying Closer to Earth Than GPS Satellites

Fewer space rocks are passing through our cosmic corner undetected

Source: CNET

03/25/2022

Whoa! Another asteroid whizzes past Earth hours after discovery

Source: EarthSky

03/24/2022

BEWARE! A Gigantic, stadium-sized asteroid hurtling towards Earth today, says NASA

NASA reports that a gigantic 259 meters wide asteroid will be approaching Earth today, March 24.

Source: Hindustan Times

03/24/2022

First Maserati Grecale One-Off Is Not From Planet Earth

Along with its launch, the all-new Maserati Grecale came with the marque's one-off program. The first order wasn't from the planet Earth, or so they say.

Source: Motor1

03/23/2022

Ingenious AI Method Could Find Precious New Rare-Earth Compounds

Rare-earth elements are crucial components in all kinds of electronics, from smartphones and broadband cables to wind turbines and electric cars. But coming up with useful compounds that can expand our practical use of rare-earths is notoriously dif

Source: ScienceAlert

03/23/2022

Giant asteroid to make ‘close approach’ with Earth this week, Nasa warns...

Source: The-sun.com

03/23/2022

A `potentially hazardous` asteroid is coming near Earth on Thursday: NASA

A potentially hazardous asteroid is on its way to come near Earth. The asteroid isnt exactly small. It is comparable to Empire State Building. If this asteroid hits the Earth, it packs more than enough punch to cause widespread destruction.

Source: WION

03/22/2022

5,000 Exoplanets, and Still Just One Earth

Source: Google News

03/22/2022

A research study analyzes the characteristics of Apophis, the asteroid that will approach Earth in 2029

The study, in which the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) and the Universidad Estatal Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (Júlio de Mesquita Filho Paulista State University) (UNESP) of Brazil are participating, analyzes the surface and dynamics of Apophis,…

Source: Phys.Org

03/22/2022

Japan Tries to Avoid Tokyo Blackout After Earthquake Stretches Grid

Source: Bloomberg

03/22/2022

Japan Tries to Avoid Tokyo Blackout After Earthquake Stretches Grid

Source: Bloomberg

03/22/2022

NASA: Asteroid, as big as a 6-storey building, headed towards Earth

A large asteroid is going to fly past the Earth tomorrow, according to NASA asteroid watch

Source: Hindustan Times

03/22/2022

Not Even Earthbound Goddess Kelly Clarkson Can Save 'American Song Contest'

There was a lot to admire about the new series’ premiere. But when the utterly cuckoo “Eurovision” contest is your inspiration, how do you get off being so bland?

Source: Daily Beast

03/21/2022

Giant Solar Flare Headed to Earth, But Likely a Near-Miss

Source: Google News

03/21/2022

Giant Solar Flare Headed to Earth, But Likely a Near-Miss

Source: Google News

03/21/2022

How a Tiny Asteroid Strike May Save Earthlings From City-Killing Space Rocks

An asteroid hunter detected the small object two hours before it crashed into the sea near Greenland, a sign of the growing sophistication of NASA’s planetary defense system.

Source: New York Times

03/20/2022

Say hello to Horridus, one of the most complete Triceratops fossils found on Earth

The dinosaur was found in Montana after a rainstorm, then excavated and transported to Australia. A permanent exhibit recently opened in the Melbourne Museum, allowing visitors to view the fearsome animal up close.

Source: CNN

03/20/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Minnesota United FC vs. San Jose Earthquakes | March 19, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: Minnesota United FC 1-0 San Jose Earthquakes, 03/19/2022Subscribe to our channel for more soccer content: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_cen...

Source: YouTube

03/19/2022

3.6 earthquake hits near Corralitos in Santa Cruz County

3.6 earthquake hits near Corralitos in Santa Cruz County

Source: KSBW The Central Coast

03/19/2022

Star Trek makes Stacey Abrams president of United Earth – and stokes conservative anger

National Review says candidate for governor in Georgia and self-confessed superfan does not deserve fictional title

Source: The Guardian

03/18/2022

Unexpected Asteroid Smacks into Earth With Little Warning - Should We Be Concerned?

An asteroid took astronomers by surprise recently, hitting Earth's atmosphere just two hours after it was first detected by scientists. Thankfully, the stone wasn't big enough to cause a major catastrophe on Earth.&nbsp;

Source: Cbn.com

03/18/2022

New Species of Armored Dinosaur Unearthed in China

A new species of armored dinosaur has been described from China. It is the earliest fossil remains from this group to be found in Asia, adding to the understanding of how these curious dinosaurs evolved and spread around the world. Armored dinosaurs are some …

Source: SciTechDaily

03/18/2022

Scientists Create RNA That Evolves on Its Own. This Could Be How Life on Earth Started

We just received more evidence that life on Earth may have started with RNA, with scientists in Japan creating RNA that can replicate, diversify, and develop complexity all on its own.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/18/2022

Stacey Abrams Is 'United Earth President' On 'Star Trek: Discovery'

Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams is on the scene to help save the cosmos in the Season 4 finale.

Source: HuffPost

03/17/2022

Fridge-sized asteroid hit Earth two hours after it was first spotted, NASA says

Not big enough to be a threat to Earth, asteroid 2022 EB5 hit Earth off the coast of Iceland on March 11, two hours after it was first seen.

Source: USA Today

03/17/2022

Hearthstone’s next expansion, Voyage to the Sunken City, set for April

The next Hearthstone expansion is Voyage to the Sunken City, which takes place in the Naga city of Zin’Azshari. Queen Azshara and her Naga armies feature prominently, as well as murlocs, pirates, and more. There are two new keywords, Dredge for spells and Col…

Source: Polygon

03/17/2022

He Discovered an Asteroid—Then Its Earth-Bound Path

It soon after struck Earth's atmosphere over Norwegian sea, as NASA system predicted

Source: Newser

03/17/2022

Hearthstone is Going on a Voyage to the Sunken City! - IGN

Source: IGN

03/17/2022

Ford Chip Supplier Renesas Suspends Operations After Earthquake

Source: Google News

03/17/2022

Ford Chip Supplier Renesas Suspends Operations After Earthquake

Source: Google News

03/17/2022

Earthquake: Two dead after Japan hit by tremor

The quake in the north-east derails a bullet train and briefly cuts power to millions of homes.

Source: BBC News

03/17/2022

Japanese officials say 4 dead after 7.4 earthquake near Fukushima, site of 2011 nuclear disaster

The region in Japan was devastated by a deadly 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami 11 years ago that caused nuclear plant meltdowns.

Source: USA Today

03/16/2022

Tsunami Alert Canceled After Earthquake Near Fukushima: Latest News

Two small tsunami waves hit the coast after the 7.3 earthquake. Millions were without power. Three hours after the quake there were no reports of casualties and the extent of the damage was unclear.

Source: New York Times

03/16/2022

Fridge-size asteroid detected just 2 hours before it slammed into Earth

It is only the fifth time that an asteroid has been detected prior to hitting Earth.

Source: Live Science

03/16/2022

Asteroid Spotted a Mere Two Hours Before Impacting Earth

We're getting better at finding the sneakiest asteroids.

Source: CNET

03/16/2022

Slow moving central section of the San Andreas Fault could lead to larger earthquakes

Researchers looked back through the geological record for the slow moving portion of the San Andreas fault, and found it has experienced earthquakes of magnitude seven and higher.

Source: Daily Mail

03/16/2022

Small Asteroid Strikes Earth's Atmosphere – Discovered Just Two Hours Before Impact

Asteroid 2022 EB5 was too small to pose a hazard to Earth, but its discovery marks the fifth time that any asteroid has been observed before impacting into the atmosphere. A small asteroid hit Earth’s atmosphere over the Norwegian Sea before disintegrating on…

Source: SciTechDaily

03/16/2022

'Tiny' asteroid strikes Earth testing early warning system

The early warning system to detect asteroids that pose a threat to Earth, operated by NASA and its collaborators around the world, got to flex its muscles when it successfully detected a small asteroid just hours before it smashed into the atmosphere.

Source: CNN

03/16/2022

Small asteroid strikes Earth's atmosphere mere hours after its discovery

An asteroid smaller than a GPS satellite but traveling at twice the speed impacted Earth's atmosphere above the Arctic Ocean Friday after being discovered only hours earlier.

Source: KSL.com

03/15/2022

Asteroid The Size Of A Grand Piano Strikes Earth And We Knew Exactly Where And When Says NASA

Asteroid 2022 EB5 struck the ocean Monday, but NASA's 'Scout' software had already calculated its trajectory.

Source: Forbes

03/15/2022

Asteroid spotted just before hitting Earth's atmosphere wows astronomers

It was "probably a once-in-a-lifetime" moment for the asteroid hunter.

Source: Space.com

03/15/2022

San Andreas Fault's creeping section could unleash large earthquakes

The central section of the San Andreas Fault could host larger quakes than previously realized.

Source: Live Science

03/15/2022

Two geomagnetic storms to hit Earth on March 14 and 15, NOAA warns

Auroras could be seen as far south as Idaho and New York, according to NOAA.

Source: Live Science

03/14/2022

Mysterious and unstable ‘blobs’ the size of continents beneath Earth’s surface baffle scientists

The blobs of rock under Earth’s crust are each the size of a continent and 100 times taller than Mount Everest.

Source: New York Post

03/14/2022

Asteroid discovered only two hours before Earth impact

Designated 2022 EB5, the small rocky object impacted Earth just north of Iceland.

Source: New York Post

03/14/2022

Scientists confirm several geomagnetic storms are going to hit Earth this week

Scientists have confirmed that several geomagnetic storms are going to hit Earth this week.

Source: WION

03/14/2022

Officials Confirm Several Geomagnetic Storms Are Hitting Earth This Week

The Sun is continuing its rowdy behavior, with flares and coronal mass ejections almost every day since mid-January. That means the inevitable has happened: some of those eruptions have blasted in the general direction of Earth, which means we're in

Source: ScienceAlert

03/13/2022

Check out the first five minutes of Showtime's Man Who Fell to Earth

People attending SXSW this weekend were treated to the series' world premiere.

Source: Ars Technica

03/13/2022

Bus-size asteroid flies by Earth today. Watch it live.

See live views of the asteroid via the Virtual Telescope Project.

Source: Live Science

03/13/2022

Solar storm warning as 'strong triple threat' to hit Earth as soon as Monday

Experts say that there is a 20 per cent chance of the storm impacting the UK.

Source: Daily Record

03/13/2022

Asteroid impacts Earth just two hours after it was discovered

Source: Google News

03/12/2022

Two Massive Blobs in Earth's Mantle Baffle Scientists With Their Surprising Properties

Earth is layered like an onion, with a thin outer crust, a thick viscous mantle, a fluid outer core, and a solid inner core. Within the mantle, there are two massive blob-like structures, roughly on opposite sides of the planet. The blobs, more formally refer…

Source: SciTechDaily

03/12/2022

2 giant blobs in Earth's mantle may explain Africa's weird geology

A massive blob of material under Africa could be contributing to that continent's upheaval.

Source: Live Science

03/12/2022

Solar storm warning: Earth faces 'triple threat' from space as 'direct impact' predicted

A SOLAR storm is predicted to hit the planet in a 'direct hit' this Monday.

Source: Express

03/11/2022

How would an Earth-like planet look in Alpha Centauri?

Researchers can model the compositions of rocky planets in far-flung systems.

Source: Ars Technica

03/11/2022

New model of a fundamental process behind the movement of Earth's tectonic plates

A research team from University of Lisbon (Portugal) and Johannes Gutenberg University (Germany) has developed for the first time an advanced numerical model of one of the main processes behind the movement of Earth's tectonic plates.

Source: Phys.Org

03/11/2022

Watch Asteroid Having 'Very Close' Encounter With Earth in Livestream

The space rock called 2022 ES3 will be traveling at more than 40,000 miles per hour when it passes between the Earth and the moon's orbit on Sunday.

Source: Newsweek

03/11/2022

NASA spots football stadium-sized asteroid fast-approaching Earth

NASA is currently tracking a 1600-foot-wide asteroid approximately the size of a football stadium fast-approaching Earth.

Source: TweakTown

03/11/2022

Geologists Have Closely Analyzed Two Bizarre 'Blobs' Detected Deep Inside Earth

Earth's interior is not a uniform stack of layers. Deep in its thick middle layer lie two colossal blobs of thermo-chemical material.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/11/2022

What if There's an Earth-Like Planet at One of Our Closest Stars?

Just over four light-years away, our Solar System's closest neighboring stars can be found. There's red dwarf Proxima Centauri, at a distance of 4.2 light-years; and, just a little farther, at 4.37 light-years, a binary system of Sun-like stars – A

Source: ScienceAlert

03/10/2022

How On Earth Is Luka Modric Still Doing This?

Luka Modric is 36 years old. This is a fact that I am vaguely aware of, but not one I think about actively. The Real Madrid midfielder has been in my soccer-watching life for a very long time, dating back to his Tottenham days, and he’s been great-to-excellen…

Source: Defector.com

03/10/2022

230-foot wide asteroid initially expected to hit Earth in 2023 was false alarm

When it was first discovered, astronomers thought 2022 AE1 would hit Earth next year, and "do real damage" to a city. Turns out, we are safe.

Source: USA Today

03/10/2022

Solar storm warning as huge eruption from Sun to deliver 'glancing blow' to Earth in hours

A SOLAR STORM warning has been issued for Earth today after the Sun ejected a huge ball of plasma in Earth's direction.

Source: Express

03/10/2022

The First Explosion of Life on Earth Made an Impact Deep Under The Surface

The Cambrian Explosion – around 541 million years ago – was when life and organisms really got going on planet Earth. Now new research has revealed how that explosion of life has left behind traces deep within Earth's mantle.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/10/2022

New discovery says the closest black hole to Earth isn’t a black hole at all

What was once believed to be the Earth's closest black hole has now been classified as a two-star system with a vampiric star.

Source: BGR

03/09/2022

GOP pushes for an 'earthquake in American electoral power'

Conservatives are promoting the "independent legislature" theory, which would hand vast election powers to GOP legislators in battleground states.

Source: Politico

03/09/2022

Radical Plan to Make Earth's Deepest Hole Could Unleash Limitless Energy

Since its launch in 2020, a pioneering energy company called Quaise has attracted some serious attention for its audacious goal of diving further into Earth's crust than anybody has dug before.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/08/2022

Solar Orbiter Crosses the Earth-Sun Line As It Speeds Towards Its Historic First Close Pass of the Sun

The ESA/NASA Solar Orbiter spacecraft is speeding towards its historic first close pass of the Sun. On March 14, the spacecraft will pass the orbit of Mercury, the scorched inner planet of our Solar System, and on March 26 it will reach closest approach to th…

Source: SciTechDaily

03/08/2022

It seemed like the most dangerous asteroid in a decade, but it definitely won't hit Earth

The asteroid threatened to hit Earth next year, not giving enough time for a deflection mission.

Source: Space.com

03/07/2022

US to Monitor Space Between Earth, Moon, and Beyond

Source: Google News

03/07/2022

Solar Orbiter Is Now Halfway Between the Sun and Earth

The mission’s closest approach to our star will occur on March 26.

Source: Gizmodo.com

03/06/2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes vs. Columbus Crew | March 05, 2022

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes 3-3 Columbus Crew, 03/05/2022Subscribe to our channel for more soccer content: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...- Fol...

Source: YouTube

03/04/2022

'Weird', Long Lost Rocks Could Explain How a Hellish Earth Became Habitable

Early Earth is often described as 'Hadean' for good reason. Arising from the ashes of a collision that gave us our Moon, the primordial eon was characterized by hellish heat trapped beneath a thick blanket of carbon dioxide and water vapor.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/04/2022

Launching a New Earth-Observing Satellite on This Week @NASA – March 4, 2022

Source: YouTube

03/04/2022

Awkward! A NASA Astronaut Is Currently Scheduled to Fly Back to Earth in a Russian Spacecraft

The international space community has been distancing itself from Russia after it invaded Ukraine. But NASA astronaut Vande Hei will still ride a Soyuz.

Source: Futurism

03/04/2022

Tiny New Species of Stegosaur Unearthed in China

A newly discovered fossilized stegosaur found in China is the most ancient ever found in Asia, and could be the oldest in the world.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/03/2022

The closest black hole to Earth is no more — in fact, it never existed

Astronomers fell for a cosmic optical illusion — but the truth may be just as cool.

Source: Live Science

03/03/2022

Georgetown Basketball Is The Most Depressing Thing On Earth

Georgetown men’s basketball coach Patrick Ewing got a nice letter of support from his boss, athletic director Lee Reed, Wednesday afternoon. “We are committed to Coach Ewing,” says the note, clearing up a matter you for sure want to be discussing with two gam…

Source: Defector.com

03/03/2022

You can watch an asteroid zoom safely by Earth in a live webcast today

Online coverage starts Thursday (March 3) at 10 p.m. EST

Source: Space.com

03/03/2022

Scientists Can Now Trace Earth's History in Individual Grains of Sand

Grains of sand on a beach can tell us more than you might think about the history of the planet, new research reveals – something to think about the next time you're heading to the coast for a swim or splash around.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/02/2022

Scientists uncover the largest crater on Earth under 100000 years old

The impact crater is the second discovered in China.

Source: Space.com

03/02/2022

The closest black hole to Earth doesn't actually exist

It's a classic case of mistaken identity — and stellar vampirism.

Source: Space.com

03/02/2022

Ingenious System to Pulverize Asteroids May Be Earth's Only Chance in a Catastrophe

Gazing at the night sky can evoke a sense of wonder regarding humanity's place in the Universe. But that's not all it can evoke.

Source: ScienceAlert

03/02/2022

NASA, ULA Launch NOAA's Newest Earth Observing Satellite

NASA successfully launched the third in a series of next-generation weather satellites for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) at 4:38 p.m. EST Tuesday. The newest Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite, GOES-T, launched on a…

Source: NASA

03/01/2022

Powerful GOES-T satellite launches to eye Earth's weather, climate

An Atlas V rocket sent GOES-T skyward today (March 1).

Source: Space.com

02/28/2022

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West's Prenuptial Agreement Unearthed

The former power couple's prenup that the rapper wants tossed out has been revealed.

Source: OK!

02/28/2022

Rocket Lab launches Earth-observation satellite in 1st mission from new pad

Pad B now has a launch under its belt.

Source: Space.com

02/28/2022

Scientists uncover the largest crater on Earth under 100000 years old

The impact crater is the second discovered in China.

Source: Live Science

02/27/2022

Should we kill every mosquito on Earth?

Is this the best way to stop the spread of malaria?

Source: Live Science

02/25/2022

Argentina scientists unearth dinosaur with ‘puny arms’ and hard head

Dinosaur probably belongs to carnivorous group called abelisaurs and may have used its head to ram its prey

Source: The Guardian

02/25/2022

SpaceX Mars City: New study solves a major problem with living off-Earth

New research reveals that electrolysis does work at lower gravitational levels. The findings could support the idea that humans could travel to Mars, use the planet's resources to refuel, and return home.

Source: Inverse

02/25/2022

New Quantum Gravity Sensor Can Look Under Earth's Surface in Unprecedented Detail

Scientists would be able to discover much more about what lies underground if our planet could be sliced open and viewed as a cross-section – but as that's not really possible, they have to rely on a variety of other methods instead.

Source: ScienceAlert

02/25/2022

EarthGang Shares "Ghetto Gods" Ft. J. Cole, Future, J.I.D, Ari Lennox, Cee-Lo & More

The Dreamville standouts finally release their highly-anticipated record.

Source: HotNewHipHop

02/24/2022

Energy prices fall back to earth as Russian sanctions make room for exports

It's been a volatile day in energy markets, as oil futures traded up ~9% before falling almost 7% into the close

Source: Seeking Alpha

02/24/2022

Scientists say planetary intelligence is real, but Earth doesn't qualify yet

There is still one big step Earth must take to be "intelligent."

Source: Live Science

02/24/2022

New research says asteroid that killed the dinosaurs hit Earth in the spring

Fossils of animals that died immediately after the asteroid hit gave researchers some answers to the time of year when the cataclysm occurred.

Source: USA Today

02/23/2022

Trump foes unearth ‘politics stops at the water's edge’ maxim to defend Biden from criticism

President Biden's defenders have invoked the mantra that "politics stops at the water's edge" after criticism of his handling of the Russia-Ukraine crisis.

Source: Fox News

02/23/2022

Climate change is intensifying Earth’s water cycle at twice the predicted rate, research shows

Rising temperatures pushing much more freshwater towards poles than climate models previously estimated

Source: The Guardian

02/23/2022

Biden Makes Strategic Investment To Counter China's Rare Earth Dominance

The U.S. federal government has allocated $35 million for a company that plans to develop a processing facility for rare earth metals in California

Source: OilPrice.com

02/23/2022

Sensor breakthrough paves way for groundbreaking map of world under Earth surface

An object hidden below ground has been located using quantum technology—a long-awaited milestone with profound implications for industry, human knowledge and national security.

Source: Phys.Org

02/23/2022

Mysterious new substance possibly discovered inside Earth's core

Scientists recreated core behavior using powerful computer simulations.

Source: Live Science

02/23/2022

"Superbly preserved" flying reptile fossil unearthed in Scotland

Source: YouTube

02/23/2022

Fossil of 170-million-year-old flying reptile unearthed in Scotland is "largest of its kind ever discovered"

The pterosaur had an estimated wingspan of more than 8 feet, the National Museum of Scotland said.

Source: CBS News

02/23/2022

'Tatooine-like' planet spotted from Earth points to future discoveries

Astronomers want to spot more such worlds with double sunrises.

Source: Space.com

02/23/2022

Nearly 9,000-year-old shrine unearthed in Jordan | TheHill

Archaeologists say they unearthed a nearly 9,000-year-old shrine in the desert of Jordan.T...

Source: The Hill

02/22/2022

Earthquake Thanks Dave Chappelle for Netflix Special 'Chappelle's Home Team'

Earthquake Thanks Dave Chappelle For New Netflix Series "Chapelle's Home Team."

Source: TMZ

02/22/2022

'Superbly preserved' pterosaur fossil unearthed in Scotland

Source: ABC News

02/22/2022

Day of Discovery: 7 Earth-Size Planets

Five years ago, astronomers revealed a spectacular collection of other worlds: the TRAPPIST-1 system.

Source: NASA

02/22/2022

World's largest Jurassic pterodactyl fossil unearthed on Skye

A fossil unearthed on the Isle of Skye has been hailed as the largest Jurassic pterodactyl ever found.Remains of the 170 million-year-old flying reptile – es...

Source: YouTube

02/22/2022

Massive skyscraper-sized asteroid passing Earth today -and you can watch

Source: Google News

02/21/2022

Astrophysicists Say 'Planetary Intelligence' Exists… But Earth Doesn't Have Any

We tend to think of intelligence as something that describes just one individual. But it's possible to describe all kinds of collectives as intelligent, too – whether we're talking about social groups of humans, enclaves of insects, or even the m

Source: ScienceAlert

02/21/2022

Massive explosion on far side of the sun could have been catastrophic for Earth

Scientists estimate the flare stretched to roughly 400,000 kilometers, greater than the distance between the Earth and the Moon.

Source: WGN TV Chicago

02/21/2022

A large asteroid zips past Earth today, here's how to watch it live

The webcast starts Monday (Feb. 21) at 7 p.m. EST.

Source: Space.com

02/21/2022

60 Years Ago: Astronaut John Glenn, the First American to Orbit the Earth Aboard Friendship 7

In February 1962, the space race between the United States and the Soviet Union was in full swing. Both nations had developed spacecraft to send humans into space and selected a group of pilots to fly those spacecraft. The Soviets leaped ahead by placing the …

Source: SciTechDaily

02/21/2022

New Study Suggests Earth Could Be Intelligent Being

As it turns out, the very cosmic rock we're living on at this moment may be considered an intelligent being. While the phrase doesn't necessarily mean the planet Earth will turn out to be a real-life Ego the Living Planet, a team of researchers say in a recen…

Source: ComicBook.com

02/20/2022

Unearthed photos show John Glenn's orbit of Earth on 60th anniversary

On Feb. 20, 1962, the “Mercury Seven” member John Glenn set out on the agency’s three-orbit Mercury-Atlas 6 mission aboard the spacecraft he named Friendship 7

Source: New York Post

02/20/2022

Historic photos show the first American to orbit Earth on 60th anniversary of Mercury-Atlas 6 mission

Sunday marks 60 years since NASA astronaut John Glenn became the first American to orbit Earth.

Source: Fox News

02/18/2022

NFL Photographer That Fractured Spine Gets Exposed As Racist With Unearthed Tweets, Quickly Deletes Acct (TWEETS)

Read “NFL Photographer That Fractured Spine Gets Exposed As Racist With Unearthed Tweets, Quickly Deletes Acct (TWEETS) ” and other NFL articles from Total Pro Sports.

Source: Total Pro Sports

02/18/2022

Hurray For The Riff Raff's Life On Earth struggles to outshine its predecessor

The first album from the folk-punk outfit in 5 years has plenty of gems, but loses some consistency amid the paeans to nature and nomads

Source: The A.V. Club

02/18/2022

Where on Earth Did the Water Come From?

Earth’s supply of water is incredibly important for its ability to sustain life, but where did that water come from? Was it present when Earth formed or was it delivered later by meteorites or comets from outer space? The source of Earth’s water has been a lo…

Source: SciTechDaily

02/17/2022

Astrobiologists Suggest the Earth Itself May Be an Intelligent Entity

A team of scientists have posit the idea “planetary intelligence,” which describes the collective knowledge and cognition of an entire planet.

Source: Futurism

02/17/2022

In Season 2, ‘Space Force’ Comes Down to Earth and Embraces Its Workplace Comedy Roots: TV Review

By the time “Space Force” premiered in 2020, it already felt outdated. Even with a starry cast including Steve Carell and John Malkovich, and all the money a Netflix greenlight can afford, its soft jokes about a Trumpian president run amok landed with barely …

Source: Variety

02/17/2022

Thousands Of Dollars Of Rare Factory-Sealed SNES Games Unearthed After 27 Years In Storage

TMNT! Evermore! Chrono Trigger! Sunset Riders!

Source: Nintendo Life

02/17/2022

Scientists spot 10000th medium near-Earth asteroid in planetary defense milestone

Scientists watching the skies for asteroids that may threaten Earth have hit a new milestone, spotting the 10,000th sizable space rock that circles the sun near Earth's orbit.

Source: Space.com

02/17/2022

The True Source of Earth's Water Could Be Wildly Different to What You Think

Nothing on Earth can live without water. The origin of water on Earth, therefore, is the origin of life in the Solar System (and the Universe) as we know it.

Source: ScienceAlert

02/16/2022

Scientists Claim Earth's Core Is a Weird New State of Matter

Physicists at the Chinese Academy of Sciences determined that the Earth's inner core is in a "superionic sate," technically neither a solid or a liquid.

Source: Futurism

02/15/2022

Scientists discover the Earth's inner core isn't solid or liquid. It's 'superionic.'

Source: Google News

02/15/2022

Earth is heating up too quickly for these tiny organisms to adapt

Thousands of species of lichen harboring algae may evolve too slowly to keep up with Earth's changes as the climate crisis continues, according to new research.

Source: CNN

02/15/2022

What are the largest impact craters on Earth?

What are the largest three?

Source: Live Science

02/15/2022

Scientists discover the Earth's inner core isn't solid or liquid. It's 'superionic.'

A new study suggest the Earth's inner core isn't made of solid or liquid but instead a 'superionic' material.

Source: USA Today

02/15/2022

Where on Earth did the water come from?

Earth's supply of water is incredibly important for its ability to sustain life, but where did that water come from? Was it present when Earth formed or was it delivered later by meteorites or comets from outer space?

Source: Phys.Org

02/15/2022

Empire State Building-sized asteroid heads towards Earth this Friday

Source: Google News

02/14/2022

Testing Rocks on Earth to Help NASA's Perseverance Work on Mars – NASA's Mars Exploration Program

Using carefully selected terrestrial rocks, engineers try to figure out how to work with crumbly rocks like the one the rover encountered on its first sampling attempt.

Source: NASA

02/14/2022

Earth's Core Is in a Weird Superionic State: 'Quite Abnormal'

The research showed that the planet's inner core is likely both liquid and solid at the same time.

Source: Newsweek

02/14/2022

The Iron of Earth's Inner Core Could Be in a Strange 'Superionic' State, Study Finds

Deep below the crust of Earth, past the thick mantle and liquid outer core, lies a 1,220-kilometer (760 mile) ball of solid inner core.

Source: ScienceAlert

02/13/2022

A Building Block of Life May Have Formed in Cosmic Dust Clouds Before Reaching Earth

There are few bigger questions than how life first got started on Earth, but trying to put in the detective work almost 4 billion years after the event is understandably hard going for scientists. Now it looks as though we might have found another cl

Source: ScienceAlert

02/12/2022

A ghost village emerges from the cracked earth as drought empties Spanish reservoir

A ghost village that has emerged as drought has nearly emptied a dam on the Spanish-Portuguese border is drawing crowds of tourists with its eerie, gray ruins.

Source: CNN

02/11/2022

SWAT team arrests prominent Twitch streamer and her entire family during Hearthstone livestream

The unwarranted SWAT raid and arrest was apparently initiated by a prank caller who falsely claimed that a woman had shot her husband and then locked herself in the bathroom. A corresponding video clip shows armed officers sweeping through the room of the pop…

Source: Notebookcheck.net

02/11/2022

Justin Theroux Unearths Smoking Hot Video of Ex Jennifer Aniston While Wishing Her Happy Birthday

Justin Theroux just revealed a video of ex-wife Jennifer Aniston letting loose in honor of her birthday, agreeing that she is, in fact, the "cool blonde."

Source: Eonline.com

02/11/2022

Cincinnati is the happiest city on earth as its Bengals face the LA Rams in the Super Bowl

« The people here in Cincinnati in part because of this team have so much optimism, so much joy, so much hope for the future, that it’s overwhelming, » Mayor Aftab Pureval said.

Source: The Washington Post

02/11/2022

What are asteroids made of? A sample returned to Earth reveals the Solar System’s building blocks

Just over 12 months ago, we were sitting at Woomera, in the Australian outback, waiting for a streak of light in the sky to testify that the Hayabusa2 spacecraft had returned from its voyage to collect a little piece of a near-Earth asteroid called Ryugu. Unf…

Source: Raw Story

02/11/2022

EarthBound - Official Nintendo Switch Online Trailer

Source: YouTube

02/10/2022

Asteroid Sample Brought to Earth Exposes Ryugu's Hidden Interior

Hayabusa2 returned from Ryugu with just a teaspoon’s worth of material, but it could be enough to study the entire asteroid.

Source: Gizmodo.com

02/10/2022

New Sun Missions to Help NASA Better Understand Earth-Sun Environment

NASA has selected two science missions – the Multi-slit Solar Explorer (MUSE) and HelioSwarm – to help improve our understanding of the dynamics of the Sun, the Sun-Earth connection, and the constantly changing space environment.

Source: NASA

02/10/2022

Giant lasers on Earth should power mission to Mars, scientists propose...

Source: The-sun.com

02/10/2022

Mother Series Creator Shigesato Itoi Discussed Earthbound Switch Debuts

Source: Siliconera

02/10/2022

Earth-like planet spotted orbiting Sun's closest star

Shifts in starlight from Proxima Centauri reveal its third planet — a world orbiting within the star’s habitable zone.

Source: Nature.com

02/10/2022

How NASA Is Working to Prevent an Asteroid From Hitting Earth

Source: YouTube

02/10/2022

Nintendo Shares The Original EarthBound Player's Guide Online

Ah, the '90s

Source: Nintendo Life

02/10/2022

Welcome to EarthBound - Nintendo Switch Online

EarthBound / EarthBound Beginnings: Join Ness, Paula, Jeff and Poo in their quest to fulfill an age-old prophecy to stop the wicked Giygas (and maybe catch a...

Source: YouTube

02/09/2022

Nintendo Switch Online adds 'EarthBound' and 'EarthBound Beginnings'

The classic games will be available today..

Source: Engadget

02/09/2022

Mother, EarthBound Being Added To Nintendo Switch Online

It’s not the Mother 3 news everyone wanted, but it’s still pretty cool

Source: Kotaku

02/09/2022

The early Earth soaked up interstellar water vapor like a sponge

Earth has a lot of water. It’s almost like we’re hoarding the stuff for a not so rainy day. All of that water is more or less the defining feature of our planet when seen from a distance, but there’s been an ongoing mystery about where it all came from.

Source: SYFY WIRE

02/09/2022

A tiny tooth unearthed from a French cave is upending what we know about early humans

Unearthed from a French cave, a child's tooth has revealed the earliest evidence of humans -- Homo sapiens -- living in western Europe.

Source: CNN

02/09/2022

Superionic iron alloys and their seismic velocities in Earth's inner core

Molecular dynamics simulations show that the light elements hydrogen, oxygen and carbon become highly diffusive like liquid in solid iron under the inner-core conditions, leading to a reduction in the seismic velocities.

Source: Nature.com

02/09/2022

Scientists Reveal Superionic Secrets of Earth’s Inner Core

Earth's core, the deepest part of our planet, is characterized by extremely high pressure and temperature. It is composed of a liquid outer core and solid inner core. The inner core is formed and grows due to the solidification of liquid iron at the inner cor…

Source: SciTechDaily

02/09/2022

Shortness of Breath Lying Down Could Signal Hearth Failure — Best Life

Concerned for your heart health? Experts say that if you experience shortness of breath when lying down, you should get your heart checked.

Source: Best Life

02/09/2022

Scientists Propose Mission to Mars Powered by Giant Laser on Earth

The team from McGill University designed a rocket system that uses a 10-meter wide laser array on Earth to power up an orbiting spacecraft.

Source: Futurism

02/09/2022

Solar eruptions expected to hit Earth today; geomagnetic storm to be triggered

The forecast is based on the data collected by Solar and Heliospheric Observatory mission’s Large Angle and Spectrometric Coronagraph. The Center of Excellence in Space Sciences said that a filament eruption was observed on the Sun south of disk center on Feb…

Source: Hindustan Times

02/09/2022

Scientists suggest life on Earth could've begun with a dose of poison

Cyanide could have been a key precursor to life on our planet.

Source: CNET

02/08/2022

What on Earth is going on with Peloton?

In its most recent earnings call, Peloton announced CEO John Foley stepped down, 2,800 jobs were cut, and its manufacturing ambitions were put on hold. Investors are pushing for a sale, but Peloton’s fate still rests in Foley’s hands.

Source: The Verge

02/08/2022

NASA picks Lockheed Martin to build rocket to carry Mars samples back to Earth

The Mars Ascent Vehicle contract has a potential value of $194 million.

Source: Space.com

02/08/2022

Spectacular footage shows a SpaceX rocket breaking up in Earth's atmosphere

Some of the footage, shot over Cabo, Mexico, shows the break up of the rocket, with small pieces flying off in various directions to break up in the atmosphere.

Source: Daily Mail

02/07/2022

SpaceX Falcon 9 upper stage breaks up in Earth's atmosphere, 5 years after launch

The rocket stage helped heft the Echostar 23 satellite to orbit in 2017.

Source: Space.com

02/07/2022

Asteroid sharing Earth's orbit discovered — could it help future space missions?

Could we mine Earth's newly discovered companion?

Source: Space.com

02/07/2022

Biologists investigate smallest propeller on Earth

University of Exeter scientists have discovered new information about the tiny propellers used by single-cell organisms called archaea.

Source: Phys.Org

02/07/2022

13,000 Years Ago, a Firestorm Covered 10% of Earth's Surface, Triggering an Ice Age

At a point some 12,800 years ago, a tenth of Earth's surface suddenly became covered in roaring fires.

Source: ScienceAlert

02/07/2022

Amy Schumer reflects on motherhood as 'heaven on earth' as she poses with two-year-old son Gene

The Emmy-winning star, who shares Gene with her spouse, Chris Fischer, 42, shared an image in which she wore a navy blue sweater and dark blue pants with black and white sneakers.

Source: Daily Mail

02/06/2022

Earth's Ancient 'Supermountains' May Have Been Crucial For Life as We Know It

Once, there were giants. Mountain ranges that rivaled the Himalayas in height used to stretch thousands upon thousands of kilometers across the seams of merging supercontinents, billions of years in the past.

Source: ScienceAlert

02/06/2022

Giant Supermountains Stretching Across Entire Supercontinents Controlled the Evolution of Life on Earth

Giant mountain ranges at least as high as the Himalayas and stretching up to 8,000 kilometers across entire supercontinents played a crucial role in the evolution of early life on Earth, according to a new study by researchers at The Australian National Unive…

Source: SciTechDaily

02/05/2022

This Is Real: NASA Camera – A Million Miles Away – Shows Moon Crossing Face of Earth

Although it looks fake, this viral footage of the Moon orbiting Earth is actually real. It's just not new, despite making the rounds again this week; it actually was captured over 6 years ago. Back in 2015, a NASA camera aboard the Deep Space Climate Observat…

Source: SciTechDaily

02/05/2022

Why a toxic volcanic lake on Earth reminds scientists of Mars

This week, explore a volcanic lake on Earth that seems like it would be right at home on another planet, learn the fate of the International Space Station, congratulate new penguin parents, meet the future of weather prediction, and more.

Source: CNN

02/05/2022

Exoplanet evolution? Mini-Neptunes may shed their atmospheres and become super-Earths

Two new studies point to peculiar possibilities for planetary evolution.

Source: Space.com

02/05/2022

A parachute on a SpaceX Dragon capsule didn't open as fast as expected as the craft descended to Earth

Source: msnNOW

02/04/2022

'Moonfall': Could the moon hit Earth? We fact check Roland Emmerich's new disaster movie

Could the moon actually fall out of orbit? Roland Emmerich's new movie "Moonfall" leans into real disaster science and lunar conspiracy theories.

Source: USA Today

02/04/2022

The abyssal world: The last terra incognita of the Earth's surface

The deep-ocean floor is the least explored ecosystem on the planet, despite covering more than 60 percent of the Earth surface. Largely unknown life in abyssal sediments, from benthic animals to microbes, helps to recycle and/or sequester the sinking (in)orga…

Source: Phys.Org

02/04/2022

‘Mini-Neptunes’ evolving into ‘super-Earths’ spotted – studies

US researchers have detected hydrogen and helium leaks at two distant “mini-Neptunes,” suggesting they are slowly becoming “super-Earths”

Source: RT

02/04/2022

Eddie Vedder’s ‘Earthling’ Tour Launch Felt Like a Glorious ’90s Alt-Rock Fever Dream

Set mixed songs from Vedder's new solo LP with Clinton-era classics like "Porch," "Better Man," R.E.M.'s "Drive," and Tom Petty's "Room at the Top"

Source: Rolling Stone

02/04/2022

Worlds Can Change: Puffy Planets Lose Atmospheres & Become Super-Earths

Worlds Around Other Stars Can Change Their Classification If our solar system were a hobbyist kit, it would come boxed up with four rocky terrestrial planets, like Earth; and four gas giant planets like Jupiter. What astronomers have discovered around some ot…

Source: SciTechDaily

02/04/2022

Solar storm havoc: Russia suffers 'long-lasting' radio BLACKOUTS as particles batter Earth

A SOLAR STORM that struck the Earth's atmosphere has caused chaos to Russian radio signals, with periods of blackouts.

Source: Express

02/04/2022

Landsat 9 continues to monitor Earth as post-launch review ends

Landsat programme began in 1970s and will pass 50th anniversary of unbroken images of Earth this year

Source: The Guardian

02/03/2022

NASA Satellite Captures Epic GIF of Moon Transiting the Earth

NASA has captured this rarely seen sequence and now we can all see it.

Source: My Modern Met

02/03/2022

Earth's water was around before Earth

To understand how life emerged, scientists investigate the chemistry of carbon and water. In the case of water, they track the various forms, or isotopes, of its constituent hydrogen and oxygen atoms over the history of the universe, like a giant treasure hun…

Source: Phys.Org

02/03/2022

Earth's Water Was in The Solar System Before Earth Itself, Meteorite Reveals

We don't know how life emerged on Earth, but one thing is certain: life as we know it on our planet wouldn't exist without the water that wraps around the surface, runs in rivulets, and falls from the sky.

Source: ScienceAlert

02/03/2022

Scientists discover rare asteroid that will follow Earth in orbit for the next 4,000 years

The Earth Trojan asteroid, only the second one proven by scientists to exist, orbits the sun along the same path as Earth.

Source: CBS News

01/25/2022

SpaceX Cargo Dragon spacecraft returns to Earth after second trip to orbit

A SpaceX Cargo Dragon spacecraft has safely returned to Earth after a month in orbit, completing the company’s 24th successful cargo delivery to the International Space Station (ISS). Launched on December 21st, 2021, the CRS-24 mission’s Dragon spacecraft doc…

Source: Teslarati

01/25/2022

Webb Space Telescope Reaches Destination a Million Miles From Earth – Achieves “Halo” Orbit Around L2

Today, at 2 p.m. EST, Webb fired its onboard thrusters for nearly five minutes (297 seconds) to complete the final postlaunch course correction to Webb’s trajectory. This mid-course correction burn inserted Webb toward its final orbit around the second Sun-Ea…

Source: SciTechDaily

01/24/2022

Dragon Returns to Earth for CRS-24 Mission

SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft.

Source: Spacex.com

01/24/2022

End of the world: Scientists warns of ‘lots of changes’ if Earth stopped spinning

AN ASTRONOMER has warned about potentially devastating changes that could occur if the Earth stopped spinning.

Source: Express

01/24/2022

James Webb Space Telescope takes up station a million miles from Earth

$10bn observatory manoeuvred into position at four times the orbit of the moon, with first images expected in June

Source: The Guardian

01/24/2022

The Earth’s core is cooling surprisingly fast, scientists say – and it could tell us how our planet dies

‘Our results could give us a new perspective on the evolution of the Earth’s dynamics’

Source: Independent

01/24/2022

'If we can make a space station fly, we can save the planet': An astronaut's view on protecting the Earth

Looking down from the International Space Station, French astronaut Thomas Pesquet could clearly see the impact of climate change.

Source: CNN

01/24/2022

SpaceX Dragon departs International Space Station to return to Earth

SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule C209 has undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) and is now on track to reenter Earth’s atmosphere and splash down in the Gulf of Mexico as early as Monday, January 24th. As always, the timing and location of Dragon’s sp…

Source: Teslarati

01/24/2022

Cameras discover boulder tracks with evidence of earthquakes on Mars

Source: msnNOW

01/24/2022

NASA cameras discover boulder tracks proving evidence of recent earthquakes on Mars

The pictures were captured between 2006 and 2020 by a camera onboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter HiRISE, which was launched in 2005.

Source: Daily Mail

01/23/2022

SpaceX's Dragon cargo ship is on its way back to Earth with scientific investigations and medical research

SpaceX's unmanned Dragon cargo ship successfully undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) Sunday morning and is making its return to Earth.

Source: CNN

01/23/2022

SpaceX Dragon cargo ship undocks from space station for trip back to Earth

The Dragon spacecraft will splash down off the Florida coast on Monday, Jan. 24.

Source: Space.com

01/23/2022

NASA will do THIS if an asteroid was about to hit Earth

Here is what NASA will do if an asteroid was about to hit Earth. A horrific tragedy will play itself out if asteroid impacts Earth

Source: Hindustan Times

01/23/2022

Ancient DNA suggests woolly mammoths roamed the Earth more recently than previously thought

Permafrost in the Yukon is a treasure trove of ancient environmental DNA, but climate change threatens these rich historical archives.

Source: The Conversation Africa

01/23/2022

Could the Earth ever stop spinning, and what would happen if it did?

There would be lots of changes.

Source: Space.com

01/23/2022

Asteroid Larger Than Two Statues of Liberty Approaching Earth

The huge сelestial body is expected to shoot past Earth at around 9,500 miles (15,288 kilometres) per hour on 24 January.

Source: Sputnik International

01/22/2022

Webb space telescope nears its destination almost a million miles from Earth, ready for critical mirror alignment

If all goes well, Webb will be 100 times more powerful than Hubble​ — so sensitive to infrared light that it could detect the faint heat of a bumble bee as far away as the moon.

Source: CBS News

01/22/2022

NASA: Powerful solar storm approaching Earth today

A powerful solar storm is headed towards Earth as per NASA and it can potentially affect phone signals, GPS and satellites

Source: Hindustan Times

01/21/2022

Asteroid twice the size of Statue of Liberty heading towards Earth in days...

Source: The-sun.com

01/20/2022

Why is Earth's core cooling faster according to scientists?

The Earth’s molten core helps sustain life on our planet, but scientists have discovered it may be cooling faster than predicted. So how long do we have?

Source: As.com

01/20/2022

Solar storm warning as 'big' flare to spark 'blackouts' on Earth

SOLAR STORMS heading in Earth's direction threaten blackouts as there are fears a 'big flare' could wreak havoc.

Source: Express

01/20/2022

Photographer Films Real-Time View of Huge Asteroid Flying Past Earth

Photographer Andrew McCarthy captured real-time footage of asteroid 1994 PC1 (7482) flying past Earth on January 18th, 2022.

Source: PetaPixel

01/20/2022

Earth's core may be cooling faster than scientists thought

At the center of Earth sits the planet's fiery core, which scientists say might be losing heat faster than expected.

Source: DW (English)

01/20/2022

Developers unearth the bones of an overhauled Task Manager for Windows 11

Early peek at new app shows a new design with similar functionality.

Source: Ars Technica

01/20/2022

Weird chemistry is making the Earth's interior cool faster than thought

Long ago — 4.5 billion years ago, right after the Earth formed — our planet was hot. It formed by essentially getting slammed billions of times by asteroids, and all that energy of impact was enough to keep the Earth broiling. Eventually heavy elements lik…

Source: SYFY WIRE

01/19/2022

Researchers say Earth's core may be cooling 'more rapidly than expected'

Researchers are warning that the Earth‘s core may be cooling “mor...

Source: The Hill

01/19/2022

Weathering rocks hold clues to Earth's Great Oxidation Event

About 2.4 billion years ago, Earth's atmosphere underwent what is called the Great Oxidation Event (GOE). Prior to the GOE, early Earth had far less molecular oxygen than we have today. After the GOE, molecular oxygen began to increase in abundance, eventuall…

Source: Phys.Org

01/19/2022

Earth's core is rapidly cooling, study reveals. Is our planet becoming 'inactive'?

Earth's interior is cooling faster, according to a new study, prompting questions about thermal evolution and longevity of the planet's habitability.

Source: USA Today

01/19/2022

Astronomer captures footage of 3,280ft asteroid as it nears Earth

The clip was captured by Gianluca Masi, an astrophysicist and manager of the Virtual Telescope Project, provided by the Bellatrix Astronomical Observatory in Italy.

Source: Daily Mail

01/19/2022

Earth's core is rapidly cooling, study reveals. Is our planet becoming 'inactive'?

Source: Google News

01/19/2022

Netflix’s newest game is a Hearthstone-style card battler

Netflix has added a pair of new titles to its service, a card-battling roguelike called Arcanium: Rise of Akhan, and a hidden object game called Krispee Street. Both are available to download on iOS or Android free of charge.

Source: The Verge

01/19/2022

Earth's Interior Is Cooling Faster Than Previously Estimated! Here's Why It Matters | The Weather Channel - Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com

The core is the planet’s heart, and it is of prime importance for life here as it provides Earth with its protective magnetic fields. - Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com

Source: The Weather Channel

01/19/2022

By the Numbers: The massive asteroid that came within 1.2 million miles of Earth

An asteroid more than two times the the size of the Empire State Building just whizzed by planet Earth.ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH the...

Source: YouTube

01/19/2022

Huge Project Is Now Underway to Sequence The Genome of Every Complex Species on Earth

The Earth Biogenome Project, a global consortium that aims to sequence the genomes of all complex life on earth (some 1.8 million described species) in ten years, is ramping up.

Source: ScienceAlert

01/18/2022

‘Bridge-sized’ asteroid approaching near Earth Tuesday: Track it

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — An asteroid about the size of the Golden Gate Bridge will whiz past the earth on Tuesday. At its closest approach, the asteroid will be about 1.2 million miles away from our planet, according to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The astero…

Source: KRON4

01/18/2022

The giant, star-forming cosmic bubble surrounding Earth

Our Earth and Sun sit almost exactly in the middle of a bubble of plasma, gas and dust propelled by the explosions of stars.

Source: Axios

01/18/2022

‘Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid to Fly Past Earth Tuesday

The "potentially hazardous" asteroid named 1994 PC1 (7482) is not predicted to come this close to Earth again until January 2105. Here's when it's making its…

Source: NECN

01/18/2022

The Earth's Core Is Cooling Way Faster Than We Thought, Scientists Say

According to new research, the core of the Earth is cooling much faster and sooner than we originally anticipated.

Source: Futurism

01/18/2022

Look Up and Watch a 1.1-km Asteroid Fly Past Earth Today – Here's How

This week’s apparition of asteroid 1994 PC1 offers observers a chance to see a space rock moving in real time. In a slow moving universe, asteroids give us a rare chance to see things moving in real time. We have such a chance coming right up on the evening o…

Source: SciTechDaily

01/18/2022

Earth's Core Is Cooling Faster Than Expected, Creating Uncertain Future for Planet

Study author Motohiko Murakami told Newsweek the faster cooling of Earth's interior could lead to "more active tectonics" in the future.

Source: Newsweek

01/18/2022

A huge, kilometer-wide asteroid will pass by Earth today

Nobody expects the asteroid to hit Earth, but it's the closest the space object will come for the next two centuries, according to NASA projections.

Source: CNN

01/18/2022

Understanding rare rain events in the driest desert on Earth

In the enduring dryness of the Atacama Desert in northern Chile where the average rainfall is as low as 5 millimeters per year, rare rain events can come swiftly and intensely. They shape the landscape and provide precious moisture to plants and other species…

Source: Phys.Org

01/18/2022

Two Earthquakes in Afghanistan Kill at Least 27

The quakes struck about two hours apart in a western border province along the border with Turkmenistan.

Source: New York Times

01/18/2022

Unknown objects at the heart of Milky Way are sending Earth signals

Researchers detected radio waves coming from objects at the center of the Milky Way, and then they mysteriously disappeared.

Source: TweakTown

01/18/2022

Large 'potentially hazardous' asteroid passing by Earth on Tuesday

Astronomers are tracking a large and "potentially hazardous" asteroid that is set to make a relatively close pass by the Earth on Tuesday.

Source: Fox News

01/18/2022

2 Earthquakes in Remote Area of Western Afghanistan Kill at Least 22

There were fears the death toll could rise as the first rescuers reached some of the mountainous villages struck by the temblors in one of Afghanistan’s most impoverished regions.

Source: New York Times

01/17/2022

‘Near-Earth’ asteroid twice as big as Empire State Building to pass by Tuesday; how to track, view it

An asteroid classified by NASA as a “Near-Earth object” will make its closest approach to our planet for the next 200 years on Tuesday. The asteroid, known as 7482 (1994 PC1), is set to fly by the planet at 1:51 p.m. PT, traveling at a speed of about 43,754 m…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

01/17/2022

Earth BioGenome Project begins genome sequencing in earnest

A global effort to map the genomes of all plants, animals, fungi and other microbial life on Earth, is entering a new phase as it moves from pilot projects to full-scale production sequencing. This new phase of the The Earth BioGenome Project, or EBP, is mark…

Source: Phys.Org

01/17/2022

Geology: Earth's interior is cooling faster than expected, study suggests

The thermal properties of bridgmanite, the primary mineral that makes up the boundary between Earth's mantle and outer core, were studied by researchers from ETH Zürich.

Source: Daily Mail

01/17/2022

Proteins That Enabled The First Life On Earth May Have Been Identified

Scientists think they have identified core elements of the first proteins that made life possible. If they're right, it could open new doors to understandi

Source: IFLScience

01/17/2022

The Earth's Core Might Be Cooling Much Faster Than We Previously Thought

Scientists say it 'is cooling and becoming inactive much faster than expected.'

Source: Interesting Engineering

01/17/2022

Space: Asteroids could be approaching Earth undetected thanks to quirk of the planet's rotation

This is the warning of University of Hawaiʻi experts who investigated how telescopes nearly missed a 328-feet-wide asteroid that came within 43,500 miles of Earth back in 2019.

Source: Daily Mail

01/17/2022

Texas Earthquakes Prompt New Fracking Rules

Frackers need to find a new home for wastewater as the state acts to stem rising seismic activity, adding to drillers’ costs

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/17/2022

Asteroid larger than three Salesforce buildings to fly close to Earth

A humongous space rock will safely zoom by Earth on Tuesday.

Source: SFGate

01/17/2022

A "potentially hazardous" asteroid more than twice the size of the Empire State Building will make close pass by Earth

January 18 will be the closest the asteroid has come to Earth since 1933.

Source: CBS News

01/17/2022

Ironing Out the Interiors of Super-Earth Exoplanets

The discovery of more than 4,500 extra-solar planets has created a need for modeling their interior structure and dynamics. As it turns out, iron plays a key role. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists and collaborators have used lasers at …

Source: SciTechDaily

01/17/2022

Earth's Insides Are Cooling Faster Than We Thought, And It Will Mess Things Up

Earth formed 4.5 billion years or so ago. Ever since then, it's been slowly cooling on the inside.

Source: ScienceAlert

01/17/2022

Astronauts can suffer from 'space anemia' when returning to Earth

OTTAWA (WKRC) - A recent study has shown that some astronauts could suffer from a "space anemia. "A study from the University of Ottawa and the Ottawa Hospital studied 14 astronauts after they had been to space. Studies have shown that 54% more red blood cell…

Source: WKRC TV Cincinnati

01/16/2022

Kelly Rizzo Declares Late Husband Bob Saget “The Most Incredible Man on Earth”

Kelly Rizzo took to Instagram on Saturday to pay tribute to her late husband Bob Saget shortly after he was laid to rest. “My sweet husband,” Rizzo, 42, began in a lengthy caption alongside a photograph of herself with Saget. “After much reflection this week,…

Source: Hollywood Reporter

01/16/2022

A massive asteroid the size of the Empire State Building is about to pass Earth. Here's how to track it.

The asteroid, which is about a half-mile wide, has been studied by scientists for decades and will stay about 1.2 million miles away from Earth.

Source: Business Insider

01/16/2022

Massive asteroids can sneak up on Earth by appearing slower - study

Source: Google News

01/16/2022

Earth’s Interior Is Cooling “Much Faster Than Expected”

Researchers at ETH Zurich have demonstrated in the lab how well a mineral common at the boundary between the Earth’s core and mantle conducts heat. This leads them to suspect that the Earth’s heat may dissipate sooner than previously thought. The evolution of…

Source: SciTechDaily

01/15/2022

How a design museum unearthed a treasure trove of classic Slovak games

The Slovak Design Museum has released a selection of translated versions of notable games first released in the region in the 1980s.

Source: The Verge

01/15/2022

Earth’s interior is cooling faster than thought

Earth’s heat may dissipate sooner than previously thought.

Source: Tech Explorist

01/15/2022

China Has Built an ‘Artificial Moon’ on Earth That Can Make Gravity 'Disappear'

The newly built research facility in China can maintain low-gravity conditions for 'as long as you want'.

Source: News18

01/14/2022

Earth Isn't 'Super' Because the Sun Had Rings

By modeling our solar system with a supercomputer, astrophysicist André Izidoro and his colleagues have shown that the early formation of rings around the sun influenced the size of the resulting planets.

Source: ExtremeTech

01/14/2022

New study sheds light on origins of life on Earth

Addressing one of the most profoundly unanswered questions in biology, a Rutgers-led team has discovered the structures of proteins that may be responsible for the origins of life in the primordial soup of ancient Earth.

Source: Phys.Org

01/14/2022

Profound Discovery on Origins of Life on Earth – Evolution of Metal-Binding Proteins

Researchers explored the evolution of metal-binding proteins across billions of years. Addressing one of the most profoundly unanswered questions in biology, a Rutgers-led team has discovered the structures of proteins that may be responsible for the origins …

Source: SciTechDaily

01/14/2022

Earth's interior is cooling faster than expected

Researchers at ETH Zurich have demonstrated in the lab how well a mineral common at the boundary between the Earth's core and mantle conducts heat. This leads them to suspect that the Earth's heat may dissipate sooner than previously thought.

Source: Phys.Org

01/14/2022

Large asteroid stronger than nuke heading towards Earth late January

Source: Google News

01/14/2022

'Potentially hazardous' asteroid will come close to Earth

The asteroid has a length that’s more than twice the height of the Empire State Building.

Source: KOIN.com

01/14/2022

The Sun's rings might be why Earth didn't grow into a 'Super-Earth'

'Pressure bumps' in Sun's accretion disk led to solar system we see

Source: TechRadar

01/13/2022

Earth inhales and exhales carbon in mesmerizing animation

The animation shows plants taking up and releasing carbon as the seasons change.

Source: Live Science

01/13/2022

Huge asteroid passes Earth at 43,000 miles per hour next week

The space rock, called 7482 (1994 PC1), poses no threat to the Earth as it will be five times further away from the planet than the Moon, as it shoots by at 43,000 mph.

Source: Daily Mail

01/13/2022

Scientists unravel mystery of giant cosmic bubble surrounding Earth

The bubble is 1,000 light-years wide and the source of all our star friends.

Source: CNET

01/13/2022

The heat stays on: Earth hits 6th warmest year on record

Earth simmered to the sixth hottest year on record in 2021, according to several newly released temperature measurements. And scientists say the exceptionally hot year is part of a long-term warming trend that shows hints of accelerating.

Source: Associated Press

01/13/2022

Giant object could be an 'exomoon' more than twice the size of Earth

Astronomers have discovered what may be a giant moon orbiting a Jupiter-size planet located 5,500 light-years from Earth. The moon is 2.6 times the size of Earth and is only the second candidate for what scientists call an exomoon, or a moon outside of our so…

Source: CNN

01/13/2022

Earth is at the centre of a 1000-light-year 'Swiss cheese' bubble

There are thousands of young stars at the edge of this bubble, according to astrophysicists from the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, Maryland.

Source: Daily Mail

01/13/2022

Potato-shaped Exoplanet 1500 Light-years Away from Earth Discovered

The planet WASP-103b, located around an F-type star 1500 light-years away from Earth has a potato-like shape and not the usual globe shape as pointed out by the study.

Source: News18

01/13/2022

A 'potentially hazardous' asteroid bigger than any building in the world to soon fly past Earth

At an estimated 3,600 feet wide, asteroid 1994 PC1 will pass by Earth on Jan. 18 at 4:51 p.m. ET. Don't worry, it's not going to hit us.

Source: USA Today

01/13/2022

‘Potentially hazardous’ asteroid bigger than Empire State Building to pass Earth

An asteroid that’s more than twice the height of the Empire State Building is set to pass Earth Tuesday.

Source: WGN TV Chicago

01/13/2022

There's a Hidden Mathematical 'Law' in The Sand Megaripples Found All Over Earth

Wherever there is sand and an atmosphere, prevailing winds may whip the grains into undulating shapes, pleasing to the eye with their calming repetition.

Source: ScienceAlert

01/13/2022

See an awesome 3D map of the massive cosmic bubble surrounding Earth

It's 1,000 light-years wide and the source of all our star friends.

Source: CNET

01/12/2022

‘Potentially dangerous’ skyscraper-sized asteroid nearing earth

A massive asteroid is scheduled to zoom past our planet in the next week.

Source: Newsnationnow.com

01/12/2022

A 3,400-foot-wide asteroid will make a safe flyby of Earth next week

The space rock will pass by more than a million miles from our planet on Jan. 18.

Source: Space.com

01/12/2022

Look up! ‘Potentially hazardous’ asteroid bigger than Empire State Building to pass Earth

An asteroid that’s more than twice the height of the Empire State Building is set to pass Earth Tuesday.

Source: fox8.com

01/12/2022

Photo Shows Asteroid That Narrowly Missed Earth Traveling at 18,000 MPH

The asteroid, called 2022 AC4, passed within a quarter of the distance to the moon as it sped by our planet.

Source: Newsweek

01/12/2022

Earth Is Surrounded by 1,000-Light-Year Wide Bubble – Source of All Nearby, Young Stars

The Earth sits in a 1,000-light-year-wide void surrounded by thousands of young stars — but how did those stars form? In a paper appearing today (Janaury 12, 2022) in Nature, astronomers at the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian (CfA) and the Spa…

Source: SciTechDaily

01/12/2022

A massive asteroid will zip past Earth next week. Here's how to spot it.

The space rock is more than twice as massive as the Empire State Building.

Source: Live Science

01/12/2022

China built an 'artificial moon' on Earth with low gravity environment

Source: msnNOW

01/12/2022

NASA confirms 260 to 600 foot-wide asteroid approached Earth

NASA's database that tracks Near-Earth Objects indicates that an asteroid anywhere between 260 - 600 feet approached Earth.

Source: TweakTown

01/11/2022

An asteroid more than half a mile wide will make its closest pass by Earth next week

Nobody expects the asteroid to hit Earth, but it's the closest the asteroid will come for the next two centuries, according to NASA projections.

Source: WBAL TV Baltimore

01/11/2022

Common household cleaner can boost effort to harvest fusion energy on Earth

Scientists have found that adding a common household cleaning agent—the mineral boron contained in such cleaners as borax—can vastly improve the ability of some fusion energy devices to contain the heat required to produce fusion reactions on Earth the way th…

Source: Phys.Org

01/11/2022

A kilometer-wide asteroid will make its closest pass by Earth next week

Nobody expects the asteroid to hit Earth, but it's the closest the space object will come for the next two centuries, according to NASA projections.

Source: CNN

01/11/2022

How the Webb telescope could ultimately help protect Earth

The James Webb Space Telescope, the most complex and expensive space laboratory ever created, is less than two weeks away from its ultimate destination a million miles from Earth. Once it arrives, it will send information about parts of space and time never s…

Source: Phys.Org

01/11/2022

Badger hunting for food instead unearths treasure trove of Roman-era coins in Spain, archaeologists say

The coins were likely dug up by a badger searching for food during the vast snowstorm​ which paralyzed Spain last year.

Source: CBS News

01/11/2022

Terrifying Jurassic 'Sea Dragon' Is Largest Marine Reptile Ever Unearthed in Britain

The ichthyosaur died around 180 million years ago, leaving behind a skeleton stretching over 32 feet in length.

Source: Daily Beast

01/10/2022

A giant asteroid that’s 3,500 feet wide is hurtling toward Earth right now

A giant asteroid is hurtling towards Earth and you can watch it as it passes close by our planet later this month.

Source: BGR

01/10/2022

See the stunning finds unearthed at new fossil site in ancient rainforest

The fossil site is delivering eye-popping examples of insects and plants from millions of years ago.

Source: CNET

01/10/2022

Lost world of prehistoric animals unearthed in Australian outback’s ‘dead heart’

This incredible array of creatures dates back between 11 and 16 million years, opening a window in time to what was once a thriving landscape.

Source: Study Finds

01/10/2022

This Eerie Similarity With Earth Has Finally Solved The Mystery of Jupiter's Cyclones

Earth and Jupiter don't have a lot in common.

Source: ScienceAlert

01/10/2022

How the Earth's tilt creates short, cold January days

The winter solstice is past, but bundle up – January is when winter really arrives in many parts of the Northern Hemisphere.

Source: The Conversation Africa

01/10/2022

How much water is in Earth's atmosphere?

Our atmosphere holds a lot of water.

Source: Live Science

01/09/2022

Don't Look Up: Several Asteroids Are Heading Towards Earth – Dealing With Real-Life Threats to Our Planet

Don’t look now – but we are currently experiencing a rash of stories about a forthcoming global catastrophe. But in a change from reports of pandemics and climate change, this global catastrophe is produced by the impact of a giant asteroid. Or comet. Or both…

Source: SciTechDaily

01/09/2022

The James Webb Space Telescope is fully deployed. So what's next for the biggest observatory off Earth?

The generational observatory is en route to its parking spot and getting ready to test its mirrors and instruments.

Source: Space.com

01/08/2022

We May Have Seriously Underestimated How Hostile Conditions on Early Earth Were

Scientists have been doing some great work when it comes to peering back through billions of years to figure out what ancient Earth would have looked like, and a new study reveals that the earliest conditions on our planet were probably even more hos

Source: ScienceAlert

01/08/2022

Search Party Recap: Journey to the Center of the Earth

“I would love to take something that would, like, fix me.”

Source: Vulture

01/07/2022

Several asteroids are heading towards Earth: How we deal with threats

Don't look now—but we are currently experiencing a rash of stories about a forthcoming global catastrophe. But in a change from reports of pandemics and climate change, this global catastrophe is produced by the impact of a giant asteroid. Or comet. Or both. …

Source: Phys.Org

01/07/2022

Don't look up: several asteroids are heading towards Earth – here's how we deal with threats in real life

There’s no need to panic about the asteroids heading ‘close’ to Earth in January.

Source: The Conversation Africa

01/07/2022

Lost in Space: Earth and Mars Were Formed From Missing Solar System Material

By looking at the range of isotopic variations in terrestrial and meteoritic samples, a Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientist and collaborators have figured out that Earth and Mars formed by collisions of planetary embryos originating from t…

Source: SciTechDaily

01/07/2022

Weird structures near Earth's core may be scars from a primordial interplanetary collision

A collision with a Mars-size planet 4.5 billion years ago may have left a permanent impact on our planet's deep mantle.

Source: Live Science

01/07/2022

Scientists find surprisingly cool 'hotspots' under Earth's crust

The hotspots that created volcanic islands such as those of Hawaii, Iceland and the Galapagos Islands may often prove surprisingly cool, a new study finds.

Source: Phys.Org

01/07/2022

Japan billionaire Maezawa: going to space makes you obsessed with Earth

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, newly returned to Japan after a 12-day journey into space last month, said being launched into the cosmos was less scary than riding a rollercoaster and made him obsessed with Earth.

Source: Reuters

01/07/2022

Going to space makes you 'obsessed with Earth,' billionaire Yusaku Maezawa says

The 46-year-old fashion magnate and art collector in December became the first space tourist on the International Space Station in over a decade.

Source: The Japan Times

01/07/2022

Japan billionaire Maezawa: going to space makes you obsessed with Earth

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, newly returned to Japan after a 12-day journey into space last month, said being launched into the cosmos was less scary...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/06/2022

Meme Coins Return to Earth as Gloom Overtakes Crypto Fanatics

Source: Bloomberg

01/06/2022

New Video Shows Webb Space Telescope's Goodbye to Earth

Newly released footage shows the observatory's separation from the Ariane 5 rocket in Earth orbit.

Source: Gizmodo.com

01/06/2022

A big failed Russian rocket just came crashing back to Earth out of control

Source: msnNOW

01/06/2022

Earthshot is Back! Nominations for 2022 Prize Open

'Earthshot is Back! Nominations for 2022 Prize Open'The Duke of Cambridge and the Royal Foundation have today opened nominations for the 2022 round of five £...

Source: YouTube

01/06/2022

Big hunk of failed Russian rocket crashes to Earth as space junk

The Persei upper stage's brief stay in orbit is over.

Source: Live Science

01/06/2022

Asteroids can destroy the Earth, asteroid mining can help save it

Source: Google News

01/06/2022

Supernovae and life on Earth appear closely connected

A remarkable link between the number of nearby exploding stars, called supernovae, and life on Earth has been discovered.

Source: Phys.Org

01/06/2022

Perihelion! When space travelling Earth came closest to our Sun

Earth orbits the Sun and in its space travels, comes closest to the Sun once a year. Know exact date and time Perihelion took place in 2022.

Source: Hindustan Times

01/05/2022

New research questions 'whiff of oxygen' in Earth's early history

Evidence arguing for a "whiff of oxygen" before the Earth's Great Oxygenation Event 2.3 billion years ago are chemical signatures that were probably introduced at a much later time, according to research published in Science Advances.

Source: Phys.Org

01/05/2022

Kilometer-Long Asteroid Will Zoom Past Earth In Two Weeks

On January 18 at 9:51 pm UTC, stony asteroid (7482) 1994 PC1 will safely fly by Earth. The 1 kilometer (0.6 mile) long object is a potentially hazardous ob

Source: IFLScience

01/05/2022

NASA confirms massive asteroid will approach Earth soon at 43000 mph

NASA's Planetary Defense Coordination Office confirmed an asteroid twice the size of the Empire State Building will approach Earth.

Source: TweakTown

01/05/2022

A Giant Asteroid Bigger Than The Empire State Building Is About to Zip Past Earth

A large, rocky asteroid is going to fly by Earth next week.

Source: ScienceAlert

01/05/2022

Mysterious Anomalies Deep Within Our Planet May Have Lingered Since Earth's Creation

Chemical leftovers from the very earliest days of our planet could still be present near Earth's core, according to new research, and the discovery could improve our understanding of plate tectonics phenomena happening today.

Source: ScienceAlert

01/05/2022

Study reveals more hostile conditions on Earth as life evolved

During long portions of the past 2.4 billion years, the Earth may have been more  inhospitable to life than scientists previously thought, according to new computer simulations.

Source: Phys.Org

01/04/2022

Future Hurricanes and Typhoons Will Roam Over More of the Earth

A new, Yale-led study suggests the 21st century will see an expansion of hurricanes and typhoons into mid-latitude regions, which includes major cities such as New York, Boston, Beijing, and Tokyo. Writing in the journal Nature Geoscience, the study’s authors…

Source: SciTechDaily

01/04/2022

Earth's perihelion is here: Sun at closest point of the year

Earth is at perihelion on Tuesday, making its closest approach to the sun of 2022.

Source: NBC News

01/04/2022

Happy perihelion! Earth reaches its closest point to the sun of 2022

Winter won't feel any warmer, though.

Source: Space.com

01/04/2022

Solar storm warning as ‘major blackouts’ threaten life on Earth – scientists raise alarm

SCIENTISTS have raised the alarm over solar storms causing 'massive blackouts' and threatening life on Earth.

Source: Express

01/03/2022

Retired NASA chief scientists says it's possible to make Mars Earth-like by blocking the sun

Jim Green explained the protective shield would stop the sun from stripping Mars' atmosphere, allowing the Red Planet to terraform itself to let humans walk on the surface without spacesuits.

Source: Daily Mail

01/03/2022

Future hurricanes will roam over more of the Earth, study predicts

A new, Yale-led study suggests the 21st century will see an expansion of hurricanes and typhoons into mid-latitude regions, which includes major cities such as New York, Boston, Beijing, and Tokyo.

Source: Phys.Org

01/03/2022

Geology: Chemical leftovers from Earth's formation 4.5 billion years ago may sit near planet's core

'Ultra-low velocity zones' on the core-mantle boundary beneath the Coral Sea were studied by researchers led from the University of Utah

Source: Daily Mail

01/03/2022

NASA warns at least FIVE asteroids are heading toward Earth in January and one is the size of Big Ben...

Source: The-sun.com

01/02/2022

NASA raises warning of 5 asteroids heading towards Earth in January, 2022

An asteroid as large as Big Ben will be approaching Earth in January, 2022. However, it is not the only asteroid heading towards Earth.

Source: Hindustan Times

01/02/2022

Dana White issues fiery response to Jake Paul: ‘Nobody on Earth thinks that you really wrote that’

Dana White sends another message to Jake Paul in response to the boxer’s list of demands for the UFC.

Source: MMA Fighting

01/01/2022

Is Earth an Oddball? One of the Strangest Things in the Cosmos Might Be – Us

One of the strangest things in the cosmos might be – us. Among the thousands of planets confirmed to be in orbit around other stars, we’ve found nothing quite like our home planet. Other planets in Earth’s size range? Sure, by the bushel. But also orbiting a …

Source: SciTechDaily

12/31/2021

Earth in 2021

From extreme weather to volcanic eruptions, these images highlight another year on our planet.

Source: NASA

12/31/2021

Huge Asteroid Larger Than Big Ben Approaching Earth, Report Says

At the end of the 20th century, NASA launched the Near-Earth Object Programme aimed at finding and tracking the movement of celestial objects whose orbits could bring them into close proximity to our planet.

Source: Sputnik International

12/31/2021

New Year’s asteroid larger than Big Ben will shoot past Earth - and four more will follow it

Nasa classifies these rocks as ‘potentially harmful’ Near-Earth Objects because of how close they will get to the planet

Source: Independent

12/31/2021

Asteroid Over Twice the Size of Empire State Building Will Zoom Past Earth

Source: Google News

12/31/2021

Skyscraper-sized asteroid to zoom past Earth

The space rock (7482) 1994 PC1, which is more than twice the height of the Empire State Building, will whiz by our planet on Jan. 18.

Source: New York Post

12/30/2021

Skywatcher spots James Webb Space Telescope from Earth in telescope photos

Watch as the most powerful space telescope ever built drifts ever farther from Earth.

Source: Space.com

12/30/2021

Possible chemical leftovers from early Earth sit near the core

Let's take a journey into the depths of the Earth, down through the crust and mantle nearly to the core. We'll use seismic waves to show the way, since they echo through the planet following an earthquake and reveal its internal structure like radar waves.

Source: Phys.Org

12/30/2021

Stonehenge breakthrough after 'rare' metalwork found inside unearthed human remains

STONEHENGE offered researchers a glimpse into the ancient world after they found 'rare' metalwork inside the remains of two buried humans.

Source: Express

12/30/2021

Cosmic history can explain the properties of Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars

Astronomers have managed to link the properties of the inner planets of our solar system with our cosmic history: with the emergence of ring structures in the swirling disk of gas and dust in which these planets were formed. The rings are associated with basi…

Source: Phys.Org

12/30/2021

Myanmar Military Employs Massacres And Scorched Earth Tactics Against Opponents

The massacres and scorched-earth tactics represent the latest escalation in the military's violence against both civilians and the growing opposition to the military's February coup.

Source: NPR

12/29/2021

Lions RB D'Andre Swift expected back vs. Seahawks: 'God put me on this earth for football'

Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift has not played since spraining his shoulder in a Thanksgiving loss, but Dan Campbell said playing now will help in 2022

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/29/2021

Huge asteroid 2017 AE3 to shoot past Earth

An asteroid is flying past Earth today.

Source: Independent

12/28/2021

Brian Mitchell went scorched earth on Washington after pitiful showing vs Cowboys

Even through the club's shortcomings, fans have never been able to question the fight and grit of the Washington Football Team this season. However, that c...

Source: Riggo's Rag

12/27/2021

‘Wind’ from ‘middle Earth’ found in hidden passage

Scientists have uncovered a secret passage beneath Panama through which “wind” from the Earth’s mantle layer is “blowing.” The discovery could explain why the nation has few active volcanoes despite being in a geological hotspot.

Source: RT

12/27/2021

Earth Defense Force 6 for PS5 & PS4 Shows Air Raider & New Enemies WIth New Screenshots

D3 Publisher released a new gallery o screenshots of the upcoming action game Earth Defense Force 6, showing enemies and the Air Raider class.

Source: Twinfinite

12/27/2021

Scientists Find A Hole In Earth’s Centre, Through A Secret Duct Under Panama

Researchers have discovered a geological secret passage underneath Panama that could explain why rocks from Earth’s mantle were found around 1,609 kilometres from their origin.  Peter Barry/ Woods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionAlso Read…

Source: The Times of India

12/27/2021

Scientists Discover Largest Animal That Ever Lived on Earth & It's Sea Predator

In our modern-day geological period and system, the Neogene, cetaceans are the largest known animals on Earth, but new findings from paleontologists could turn the picture of the largest creature to have ever lived pretty much upside down.

Source: Sputnik International

12/26/2021

Scientists discover hidden passageway beneath Panama through which wind from Earth`s middle layer blows

Researchers have discovered a hidden passageway beneath central Panama through which wind from the Earths mantle is actively “blowing.”

Source: WION

12/26/2021

Is Mount Everest really the tallest mountain on Earth?

It depends how you measure height.

Source: Live Science

12/25/2021

Astronomers Capture Supermassive Black Hole Eruption Near Earth Spanning 16 Times the Full Moon in the Sky

Astronomers have produced the most comprehensive image of radio emission from the nearest actively feeding supermassive black hole to Earth. The emission is powered by a central black hole in the galaxy Centaurus A, about 12 million light years away. As the b…

Source: SciTechDaily

12/25/2021

Astronauts on International Space Station send Christmas video message to Earth

Astronauts on the International Space Station sent a festive holiday message to people on Earth. The Expedition 66 crew shared what Christmas means to them, their favorite traditions and a special New Year's message.

Source: Space.com

12/25/2021

2022 will start with a bus-sized asteroid approaching Earth

The beginning of 2022 will be marked by a large asteroid approaching the Earth. NASA’s classifications provide a clue on whether we should be worried.

Source: RT

12/24/2021

NASA Reveals the Companies That Could Build Low-Earth Orbit 'Commercial Destinations' - IGN

NASA has selected Blue Origin, Nanoracks, and Northrop Grumman to receive funding for the design and development of commercial space stations as part of its plan to phase out the International Space Station.

Source: IGN

12/24/2021

Earth’s First Giant: Newly Discovered Species of Ichthyosaur Was Behemoth of Dinosaurian Oceans

The two-meter skull of a newly discovered species of giant ichthyosaur, the earliest known, is shedding new light on the marine reptiles’ rapid growth into behemoths of the Dinosaurian oceans, and helping us better understand the journey of modern cetaceans (…

Source: SciTechDaily

12/24/2021

"Don't Look Up," sheeple! Adam McKay's comedy about a comet that will destroy Earth, fails to hit

Leonardo DiCaprio, J. Law & Meryl Streep can't save Netflix's bloated mess that isn't as smart as it needs to be

Source: Salon

12/24/2021

Solar storm warning: NASA predicts it will impact Earth before Christmas

Radio disruptions and GPS issues could ensue.

Source: syracuse.com

12/24/2021

Earth and Mars Were Formed From Collisions of Large Bodies Made of Inner Solar System Material

International research team investigated the isotopic composition of rocky planets in the inner Solar System. Earth and Mars were formed from material that largely originated in the inner Solar System; only a few percent of the building blocks of these two pl…

Source: SciTechDaily

12/23/2021

Solar storm warning: NASA predicts it will impact Earth before Christmas

Radio disruptions and GPS issues could ensue.

Source: PennLive

12/23/2021

Earth's first-known giant was as big as a sperm whale

The two-meter skull of a newly discovered species of giant ichthyosaur, the earliest known, is shedding new light on the marine reptiles' rapid growth into behemoths of the Dinosaurian oceans, and helping us better understand the journey of modern cetaceans (…

Source: Phys.Org

12/23/2021

Earth science: the Matterhorn in the Alps moves gently back and forth about once every two seconds

The ordinarily imperceptible vibrations of the iconic mountain were measured by a team of seismologists led from the Technical University of Munich.

Source: Daily Mail

12/23/2021

Comet Leonard Last Came in Earth's View 80,000 Years Ago—Watch It Appear for the Last Time This Month

This celestial object moves 158,084 miles per hour in outer space, but it will move slowly from our view as it passes by our planet.

Source: Martha Stewart

12/23/2021

Comet Leonard Last Came in Earth's View 80,000 Years Ago—Watch It Appear for the Last Time This Month

Source: Google News

12/23/2021

Asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs sparked two YEARS of darkness on Earth, study reveals

Soot from wildfires filled the sky and blocked out the Sun soon after the asteroid hit the planet, according to a team from the California Academy of Sciences.

Source: Daily Mail

12/23/2021

China Cements Rare Earths Dominance With New Global Giant

Source: Bloomberg

12/22/2021

Mars and Earth likely formed from collisions of moon-sized rocks

Meteorites provided answers to a long-standing mystery about the origins of inner solar system planets.

Source: Space.com

12/22/2021

Earth 'evolved from collisions between smaller planetary embryos in the inner Solar System'

The compositions of Earth and Mars are more consistent with those of chondritic meteorites that come from the inner solar system, researchers led by the University of Münster found.

Source: Daily Mail

12/22/2021

The World's Largest Telescope Is Leaving Earth | Space Show

The moment of truth is finally here. After decades of work by thousands of scientists from 14 counties, and billions of dollars spent, the James Webb Space T...

Source: YouTube

12/22/2021

Darkness caused by dino-killing asteroid snuffed out life on Earth in 9 months

As sunlight dimmed, plants and animals died.

Source: Live Science

12/22/2021

Solar storm warning: NASA predicts 'Earth impact' before Christmas – disruptions expected

A SOLAR storm might strike the Earth and cause disruption before Christmas as NASA warned of an incoming 'impact' that could cause radio disruptions and GPS issues.

Source: Express

12/22/2021

Nasa asteroid warning 2021: Eiffel Tower-sized asteroid 'narrowly' missed earth in December

A monster asteroid larger than London’s tallest building whizzed past the earth in December, and raised questions about the future safety of our planet

Source: Nationalworld.com

12/22/2021

Shocking Fossil Reveals Car-Sized Millipedes Scuttled on Earth 326 Million Years Ago

If creepy crawlies make you uncomfortable, be glad you weren't living in the Carboniferous period (around 100 million years before the dinosaurs arrived) in what is now Northumberland in the UK.

Source: ScienceAlert

12/21/2021

Christmas comet burns brighter as it flies past Earth

Comet Leonard, named after a researcher from the University of Arizona, is burning brighter even as it flies away from Earth.

Source: Fox News

12/21/2021

Earth is spinning FASTER now than it was 50 years ago, scientists say

Now, UK National Physical Laboratory scientist, Peter Whibberley, has warned that if the rotation rate increases further, a negative leap second may be needed.

Source: Daily Mail

12/21/2021

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes offshore Northern California

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake off the coast of Northern California rattled parts of the state on Monday, with several aftershocks recorded, authorities have said.

Source: NBC News

12/21/2021

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake hits Northern California, causing 'moderate to strong shaking'

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake hit Northern California on Monday, bringing significant shaking but likely minimal damage to the sparsely populated area.

Source: USA Today

12/21/2021

Before dinosaurs, millipedes larger than you crawled the Earth

Scientists just found a fossil of one that might have been longer than your Christmas tree is tall.

Source: CNET

12/20/2021

Massive earthquake shakes Northern California, no tsunami expected

People have reported feeling the earthquake as far north as Medford, Ore. and as far south as San Francisco.

Source: KSBW The Central Coast

12/20/2021

Deadliest Period in Earth’s History Was Also the Stinkiest – Toxic Microbe Burps Caused Mass Extinction

Tiny microbes belching toxic gas helped cause — and prolong — the biggest mass extinction in Earth’s history, a new study suggests. Generally, scientists believe Siberian volcanos spitting greenhouse gases primarily drove the mass extinction event about 250 m…

Source: SciTechDaily

12/20/2021

Archeologists unearth 'mammoth graveyard' alongside Neanderthal tools in Britain

Fossils of five mammoths, beetles, bison, bears and freshwater snails were discovered in a town over 100 miles west of London.

Source: USA Today

12/20/2021

Deadliest period in Earth's history was also the stinkiest

Tiny microbes belching toxic gas helped cause—and prolong—the biggest mass extinction in Earth's history, a new study suggests.

Source: Phys.Org

12/20/2021

Solar storm warning: Earth 'on high alert' as two big flares set to be ejected from Sun

A SOLAR STORM warning has been issued as experts say at least two major flares are poised to be launched from the Sun.

Source: Express

12/19/2021

First 'true' millipede with over 1,000 legs discovered deep below Earth's surface

Emerging from a drill hole in Western Australia, a new record holder for leggiest animal on the planet.

Source: CNET

12/19/2021

Archaeologists unearth skeletons of five prehistoric elephants after finding Neanderthal axe

Experts discovered the animals - two adults, two juveniles and an infant - at a quarry near Swindon. The site will feature in Attenborough And The Mammoth Graveyard on BBC1 on December 30.

Source: Daily Mail

12/19/2021

Five ice-age mammoths unearthed in Cotswolds after 220,000 years

David Attenborough will tell of ‘pristine’ skeletons found with other extinct species

Source: The Guardian

12/19/2021

Earth’s Most Important Biochemical Reaction: Photosynthesis Breakthrough for Increasing CO2 Uptake in Plants

A group of proteins in plant cells plays a vastly more important role in regulation of photosynthesis than once thought, according to new research at the University of Copenhagen. The research is an important step towards fully understanding photosynthesis re…

Source: SciTechDaily

12/18/2021

'Wind' from Earth's middle layer blows through a secret passage beneath Panama

Researchers just discovered a geological hidden passageway.

Source: Live Science

12/17/2021

Earthquake depth impacts potential tsunami threat

Earthquakes of similar magnitude can cause tsunamis of greatly varying sizes. This commonly observed, but not well-understood phenomenon has hindered reliable warnings of local tsunamis.

Source: Phys.Org

12/17/2021

Redditors react to IPO plans: 'to the centre of the earth's core'

Reddit users are commenting on the social media platform's plans to go public. Some aren't so excited. "Reddit IPO: to the centre of the earth's core...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/16/2021

The "Doomsday Glacier" appears poised to collapse. If it does, Earth's sea level will rise by 2 feet

The melting of the Antarctic Thwaites Glacier, long predicted, may finally be upon us

Source: Salon

12/15/2021

NASA To Launch 4 Fascinating Earth Science Missions in 2022 – Monitoring Our Changing Planet

The missions, including two led by the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, will help monitor our changing planet. Scientists will discuss them at the American Geophysical Union’s Fall Meeting. NASA will launch four Earth science missions in 2022 to provide sc…

Source: SciTechDaily

12/15/2021

NASA Mission Could Blast an Asteroid That Once Menaced Earth

The OSIRIS-REX spacecraft, which collected samples from the asteroid Bennu, would visit a second space rock, Apophis.

Source: New York Times

12/15/2021

Earth’s magnetic field illuminates Biblical history

It casts light on an obscure period called the Hallstatt plateau

Source: The Economist

12/14/2021

Solar storm warning: Stream of particles from Sun to lash Earth - impact time predicted

Source: Google News

12/14/2021

Solar storm warning: Stream of particles from Sun to lash Earth - impact time predicted

SPACE WEATHER forecasters are braced for a stream of particles from the Sun to lash the planet and have warned of potential solar storm activity later this week.

Source: Express

12/14/2021

7.6 magnitude earthquake hits off coast of Indonesia

A 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck off eastern Indonesia on Tuesday, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS).

Source: CNN

12/13/2021

NASA To Launch 4 Earth Science Missions in 2022

NASA will launch four Earth science missions in 2022 to provide scientists with more information about fundamental climate systems.

Source: NASA

12/13/2021

Europe's Mars orbiter relays data from Chinese rover back to Earth

Until now, the rover was designed only to communicate with its companion orbiter, but that companion has since gone the way of the dodo.

Source: Live Science

12/13/2021

Comet Leonard Makes Its Closest Approach to Earth

Source: Google News

12/12/2021

Comet Leonard is at its closest to Earth right now. Here's how to spot it.

You'll still need binoculars or a telescope to see the comet.

Source: Space.com

12/12/2021

See all asteroids near Earth with NASA's new real-time tool

Source: Google News

12/12/2021

Europe's Mars orbiter relays data from Chinese rover back to Earth

The European Space Agency's Mars Express collected data from China's Zhurong Mars rover and successfully sent it to Earth following a series of experimental communications tests.

Source: Space.com

12/12/2021

Devastating solar storm spotted in nearby star system could be a warning sign for life on Earth

A similar storm in our system would fry satellites in orbit and crash power grids which serve entire cities — causing widespread blackouts and knocking out phone networks.

Source: Fox 59

12/11/2021

Privately-Funded Venus Probe Will Search for Life in Clouds of Sulfuric Acid on Earth’s Sibling Planet

Report led by MIT scientists details a suite of privately-funded missions to hunt for life on Earth's sibling planet. With multiple rovers landed and a mission set to return samples to Earth, Mars has dominated the search for life in the solar system for deca…

Source: SciTechDaily

12/11/2021

Michael Strahan blasts off into space; Blue Origin crew successfully lands back on Earth: WATCH - KABC

"Good Morning America" co-anchor Michael Strahan and the Blue Origin crew of astronauts blasted off to space aboard New Shepard.

Source: KABC-TV

12/11/2021

Devastating solar storm spotted in nearby star system could be a warning sign for life on Earth

A similar storm in our system would fry satellites in orbit and crash power grids which serve entire cities — causing widespread blackouts and knocking out phone networks.

Source: WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

12/11/2021

Out of this world: did Earth’s water come from icy comets and grains of space dust?

New British research backs theory that parched planet’s water all came from extraterrestrial source

Source: The Guardian

12/11/2021

Set your alarm: $5 billion asteroid to make closest pass by Earth Saturday morning

The asteroid's slow speed combined with the elements and minerals it's made of has people dreaming of some extraterrestrial prospecting.

Source: KSDK.com

12/11/2021

Set your alarm: $5 billion asteroid to make closest pass by Earth Saturday morning

The asteroid's slow speed combined with the elements and minerals it's made of has people dreaming of some extraterrestrial prospecting.

Source: 10TV

12/11/2021

Set your alarm: $5 billion asteroid to make closest pass by Earth Saturday morning

The asteroid's slow speed combined with the elements and minerals it's made of has people dreaming of some extraterrestrial prospecting.

Source: 9News.com KUSA

12/10/2021

Massive, ‘potentially hazardous’ asteroid to pass by Earth Saturday - WJHL

An asteroid about as wide as the Eiffel Tower is tall is expected to buzz past Earth this month.

Source: WJHL-TV News Channel 11

12/10/2021

'Potentially hazardous' asteroid to approach Earth

An asteroid will reportedly reach Earth's orbit this weekend.

Source: The Denver Channel

12/10/2021

4660 Nereus, asteroid the size of the Eiffel Tower, to fly past Earth

Asteroid 4660 Nereus is expected to come within 2.4 million miles of Earth on Dec. 11, which is close in asteroid terms. Here’s what to know about it.

Source: Foxtv.com

12/10/2021

What Was The Great Dying That Almost Wiped Out Life on Earth 252 Million Years Ago?

Roughly 250 million years have passed since Earth experienced an extinction so profound, it's become colloquially known as the Great Dying.

Source: ScienceAlert

12/10/2021

NASA's 'Eyes on Asteroids' Reveals Our Near-Earth Object Neighborhood

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, the leading center for robotic exploration of the solar system.

Source: NASA

12/10/2021

NASA's 'Eyes on Asteroids' Reveals Our Near-Earth Object Neighborhood

Learn more about the growing population of near-Earth objects with NASA’s new 3D real-time web-based application.

Source: NASA

12/10/2021

Devastating solar storm spotted in nearby star system could be a warning sign for life on Earth

The study suggests that such a solar flare would fry satellites in orbit and crash power grids which serve entire cities.

Source: Study Finds

12/10/2021

Enormous Explosion From Young Sun-Like Star Has Scientists Concerned About Earth

Researchers watched as a distant star ejected a massive burst of energy more powerful than anything viewed in our own solar system.

Source: Hot Hardware

12/10/2021

How to Prepare for a Solar Flare Hitting Earth (Because It's Probably Going to Happen)

Other than destroying the sun, there's nothing we can do to prevent solar flares—but we can prepare for them.

Source: Lifehacker.com

12/10/2021

Geology: Asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs 66 million years ago hit Earth during northern SPRING

Deposits at the Tanis fossil site in North Dakota - which formed at the time of the dinosaur-killing impact - were analysed by a team of researchers led from the University of Manchester.

Source: Daily Mail

12/10/2021

James Webb Space Telescope set to launch on hunt for Earth-like exoplanets

The James Webb Space Telescope, the most powerful space observatory ever built, is set for launch in late December from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana after decades of waiting. An engineering marvel, the telescope is expected to beam back new clues to th…

Source: Raw Story

12/10/2021

Time to watch the skies: Brightest comet of 2021 approaches Earth this week

Time to watch the skies for the best and brightest comet of 2021. Comet Leonard will make its closest approach to Earth this week. While comets frequently pass through our skies, few are bright enough to break that naked-eye brightness barrier. Comet Leonard …

Source: WLOS

12/09/2021

General Motors returns to rare earth magnets with two U.S. deals

General Motors Co <a href="https://www.reuters.com/companies/GM.N" target="_blank">(GM.N)</a> plans to source rare earth magnets for its future electric vehicles from new U.S.-based manufacturing facilities under two separate deals announced on Thursday, a re…

Source: Reuters

12/09/2021

Fickle Comet Leonard makes closest approach to Earth

Comet Leonard will be making its nearest approach to the Earth on Dec. 12.

Source: SFGate

12/09/2021

General Motors to source rare earth metals domestically for its electric vehicles

General Motors is accelerating its shift away from China and other foreign sources for the key raw materials and components needed for the millions of battery-e

Source: NBC News

12/09/2021

A huge asteroid is about to fly past Earth. If you caught it, you'd be $4.7 billion richer

Bigger than the Eiffel Tower, 4660 Nereus is worth billions of dollars because of its abundance of iron, cobalt and nickel.

Source: USA Today

12/09/2021

Large Eruption From Nearby Star Is a Warning for Earth

A Sun-like star just sent out a flare 10 times larger than any previously observed.

Source: Gizmodo.com

12/09/2021

‘Potentially hazardous’ asteroid larger than Eiffel Tower will break into Earth’s orbit this week

At its closest, it will be roughly 2.4 million miles away, about 10 times the distance between the Earth and the moon.

Source: AL.com

12/09/2021

General Motors makes moves to source rare earth metals for EV motors in North America

GM struck a deal with MP Materials to source rare earth magnets for electric vehicle motors in North America.

Source: The Verge

12/09/2021

Solar storm warning: NASA braces Earth as 'swirling Sun debris' to deliver 'glancing blow'

A SOLAR STORM warning has been issued as NASA braces Earth to feel the potential impacts of 'swirling Sun debris' in just days.

Source: Express

12/09/2021

Will Smith smiles big while partially obscured in a dust cloud during shot for Welcome to Earth

Will Smith flashed his pearly whites for the camera in a promotional shoot for his new series Welcome to Earth. The actor stood in a desert-like environment while dust swirled around him.

Source: Daily Mail

12/08/2021

50 earthquakes hit off the Oregon coast

A swarm of earthquakes led some people to worry that the seismic activity might portend The Big One. But seismologists say that given the location of the quakes, there was no cause for alarm.

Source: NPR

12/08/2021

Comet Leonard is buzzing past Earth and you have one chance to see it

A once-in-a-lifetime comet sighting will happen throughout December as Comet Leonard buzzes past the Earth on its journey to the Sun.

Source: BGR

12/08/2021

'Potentially Hazardous” And Extremely Valuable Asteroid To Whizz By Earth This Weekend

The asteroid 4660 Nereus will make its closest approach to Earth for decades this Saturday. At 3.9 million kilometers (2.4 million miles), the passage is n

Source: IFLScience

12/08/2021

Will Smith goes on a globe-trotting adventure in Disney Plus’ Welcome To Earth

Also tonight: New episodes of Hawkeye, It's Always Sunny, Legends Of Tomorrow, an FC Bayern documentary, and Carolin Kebekus’ Netflix special

Source: The A.V. Club

12/07/2021

This Element Could Have Been Crucial to The Evolution of Complex Life on Earth

Oxygen is a fundamental part of life on Earth. Following a surge in this gas in the atmosphere, roughly 2.5 billion years ago, multicellular life on our planet began to thrive.

Source: ScienceAlert

12/07/2021

Earth Black Box is an indestructible recorder built by scientists to record climate change & civilization - Yanko Design

This giant steel box sitting on a remote outcrop in Tasmania is an indestructible tool designed to outlive us all while recording every action and inaction towa

Source: Yanko Design

12/06/2021

Jeff Bezos' Earth Fund commits another $443 million to climate justice and conservation

The latest round of grants from Jeff Bezos’ Earth Fund focuses on climate justice and conservation. Bezos pledged $10 billion to fight climate change even as pollution from the company he founded, Amazon, grows.

Source: The Verge

12/06/2021

'Trembling Giant' Clone May Be the Oldest Organism on Earth

An aspen forest in Utah’s Fishlake National Forest is one of the largest and oldest single organisms on the planet. It may be 80,000 years old. It’s called “...

Source: YouTube

12/06/2021

'Black Box' Set To Record Earth's Environmental Collapse For Any Future Survivors

Flight recorders referred to as “black boxes” have made flying dramatically safer by providing a record of what went wrong in air-crash disasters, leaving

Source: IFLScience

12/06/2021

Where did Earth's water come from? Researchers offer exciting explanation

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Source: Haaretz

12/06/2021

Bezos Earth Fund Announces $443 Million in Grants to Advance Environmental Justice, Conserve and Restore Nature, and Improve Monitoring and Accountability

/PRNewswire/ -- The Bezos Earth Fund announced it awarded 44 grants totaling $443 million to organizations focused on climate justice, nature conservation and...

Source: PRNewswire

12/06/2021

Six asteroids to zoom past Earth today, fastest one to fly at a speed of 44,388 kmph

Asteroid 2021 WM2 will be the fastest among the six to make the close approach at a staggering speed of 44,388 kilometers per hour.

Source: India Today

12/05/2021

Origin of Water on Earth: Mystery Solved?

With oceans covering more than 70 percent of Earth’s surface, researchers have repeatedly scratched their heads trying to solve a mystery regarding the source of water on our planet.

Source: Sputnik International

12/05/2021

Where did Earth's water come from? Researchers offer exciting explanation

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Source: Haaretz

12/05/2021

In the Search for a “Second Earth,” Astronomers Discover Hot, Dense Planet With Eight-Hour Year

An international team of researchers has discovered a new planet, GJ 367 b, whose surface temperature may reach 1,500 degrees Centigrade – hot enough to melt all rock and metal – and which takes only eight hours to orbit its star. In a new study, published in…

Source: SciTechDaily

12/05/2021

Asteroid twice the size of pyramids heading near Earth at end of year

Source: Google News

12/05/2021

Newly discovered Comet Leonard to fly by Earth in once-in-a-lifetime event: Here’s how to see it

A comet that was discovered earlier this year is expected to fly by Earth next week on its journey through the solar system, and it will be the only chance you’ll ever get to observe the celestial object.

Source: WFLA

12/04/2021

Giant asteroid to fly near Earth this month. Here’s how close it will get.

Experts say the 'near-Earth asteroid' is as big as the Eiffel Tower

Source: nj.com

12/04/2021

Comet Leonard to fly by Earth in once-in-a-lifetime event: Here’s how to see it

A comet that was discovered earlier this year is expected to fly by Earth next week on its journey through the solar system, and it will be the only chance you’ll ever get to observe the celestial object.

Source: fox8.com

12/04/2021

Will the earthquakes in central Idaho cause the Yellowstone volcano to erupt?

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (Idaho Capital Sun) – Seismic activity in central Idaho has been elevated for the past 20 months. These earthquakes are aftershocks of a magnitude 6.5 earthquake that occurred on March 31, 2020 — a classic example of a mainshock-afte…

Source: East Idaho News

12/04/2021

Newly discovered Comet Leonard to fly by Earth in once-in-a-lifetime event: Here’s how to see it

A comet that was discovered earlier this year is expected to fly by Earth next week on its journey through the solar system, and it will be the only chance you’ll ever get to observe the celestial object.

Source: WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

12/03/2021

A newly-discovered comet will sweep past Earth next week. Here's how to see it

Long period comet Comet C/2021 A1 (Leonard) is visible in the pre dawn skies. Find where and when to catch a glimpse of this icy visitor, and tips for seeing it.

Source: WRAL.com

12/03/2021

'She's one of my favorite people on planet Earth': Chase Stokes gushes about his ex Madelyn Cline

Chase Stokes gushed about his ex-girlfriend and Outer Banks costar Madelyn Cline while attending Glenn Close and Bring Change to Mind's ninth annual Revels & Revelations Gala.

Source: Daily Mail

12/03/2021

Newly discovered Comet Leonard to fly by Earth soon in once-in-a-lifetime event; how to see it

A comet that was discovered earlier this year is expected to fly by Earth next week on its journey through the solar system, and it will be the only chance you’ll ever get to observe the celestial object. Comet Leonard, also known as C/2021, will make its clo…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

12/03/2021

'Potentially hazardous' asteroid worth nearly $5 billion will enter Earth's orbit next week, NASA says

The mineral-rich asteroid has an estimated worth of $4.71 billion.

Source: Live Science

12/03/2021

How to see the comet Leonard as it nears Earth in coming days

The comet was discovered less than a year ago near the orbit of Jupiter. Now, observers in North America can see it in the northeastern sky around sunrise.

Source: NPR

12/03/2021

Returned asteroid samples suggest missing source of Earth's water: the solar wind

We often hear that studying asteroid material will help us better understand the origins of our Solar System. I don’t know about you, but to me that always sounds pretty vague (and probably complicated). That’s why I like this new study led by the...

Source: Dailykos.com

12/03/2021

New dinosaur species unearthed in Chile had knives on its tail

Seven pairs of blades, to be precise.

Source: CNET

12/02/2021

Extraordinary fossils of herd of 11 dinosaurs unearthed in Italy | TheHill

“Italy is not known for dinosaurs and, although we had a few lucky strikes in the past, now we have a whole herd at one dinosaur site,” Federico Fanti, a professor at the University of Bologna and the lead researcher on the site, said.

Source: The Hill

12/02/2021

Strange Things Happening in Earth’s Atmosphere: NASA Launches Rocket To Investigate Mysterious Area Above the North Pole

Strange things happen in Earth’s atmosphere at high latitudes. Around local noon, when the Sun is at its highest point, a funnel-shaped gap in our planet’s magnetic field passes overhead. Earth’s magnetic field shields us from the solar wind, the stream of ch…

Source: SciTechDaily

12/02/2021

Will this asteroid hit Earth? Here’s what you need to know

An asteroid the size of the Eiffel Tower is headed toward Earth on Dec. 11.

Source: Deseret News

12/02/2021

The brightest comet of the year, Leonard, is approaching Earth. Here's how to see it.

A comet that hasn't been near Earth in over 70,000 years can be seen now all the way until Christmas. Here's how to see it before it's gone forever.

Source: USA Today

12/02/2021

Earth's Fluctuating Orbit May Be Impacting Evolution, New Evidence Suggests

As our living ark swings around the Sun, its current loop is fairly circular. But Earth's orbit isn't as stable as you may think.

Source: ScienceAlert

12/02/2021

Large asteroid to make close pass to Earth next week - KABC

A sizable asteroid will pass a relatively close 2.5 million miles from Earth next week.

Source: KABC-TV

12/02/2021

Astronomers spot supermassive black hole duo that's the closest to Earth yet

One day they'll combine into a super-duper, super-terrifying and even more massive single black hole.

Source: CNET

12/02/2021

What You Really Need to Know About That Asteroid Flying 'Towards' Earth Next Week

A larger-than-usual asteroid is due to make a flying visit past Earth next week, on December 11.

Source: ScienceAlert

12/01/2021

Solar storm warning: Charged particles from Sun to 'sideswipe' Earth - impact predicted

SPACE WEATHER forecasters are braced for a cloud of charged particles from the Sun to 'sideswipe' the Earth and have warned of a possible solar storm this week.

Source: Express

12/01/2021

Is the Sun the likely source of Earth’s water? Here’s what the scientists say

Earth’s water has an extraterrestrial source that has been a mystery to scientists.

Source: Deseret News

12/01/2021

NASA says huge, 'potentially hazardous' asteroid will break into Earth's orbit next week | TheHill

On Dec. 11, NASA expects asteroid 4660 Nereus to be at its closest point to Earth over a 20-year period.

Source: The Hill

12/01/2021

Eddie Vedder Announces 2022 Tour with New Band The Earthlings

The all-star touring band features Chad Smith, Josh Klinghoffer, Chris Chaney, Glen Hansard, and Andrew Watt.

Source: Consequence.net

12/01/2021

'Concerning' asteroid will break into Earth's orbit in a week: NASA

2021 could end with a huge close call. NASA has warned that a giant asteroid bigger than the Eiffel Tower will break into Earth’s orbit in a week.

Source: New York Post

11/30/2021

Scientists may have discovered unexpected cosmic origin of Earth's water

The sun could've helped create our blue planet's oceans.

Source: CNET

11/30/2021

This pair of merging black holes is the closest to Earth we've ever found

Scientists expected that an elusive black hole pair might be hiding in a nearby galaxy, now they can finally see it.

Source: Space.com

11/30/2021

Supermassive Black Holes on a Collision Course: Closest Pair of Supermassive Black Holes to Earth Ever Discovered

Using the European Southern Observatory’s Very Large Telescope (ESO’s VLT), astronomers have revealed the closest pair of supermassive black holes to Earth ever observed. The two objects also have a much smaller separation than any other previously spotted pa…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/30/2021

The Sun Could Be The Mystery Source of Earth's Unexplained Water, Scientists Say

Earth is our Solar System's bluest planet, and yet no one really knows where all our water came from.

Source: ScienceAlert

11/30/2021

Earth's Ancient Mountains Rose Up With Help From The Ocean's Tiniest Organisms

Without an explosion in ocean life more than 2 billion years ago, many of Earth's mountains might never have formed, according to new research.

Source: ScienceAlert

11/30/2021

Mystery of the Origins of the Earth’s Water: Sun Is a Surprising Likely Source

Curtin University researchers have helped unravel the enduring mystery of the origins of the Earth’s water, finding the Sun to be a surprising likely source. A University of Glasgow-led international team of researchers including those from Curtin’s Space Sci…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/29/2021

Arlene Dahl, 'Journey to the Center of the Earth' star and mother of Lorenzo Lamas, dies at 96

“She was the most positive influence on my life,” Lamas said in tribute.

Source: Entertainment Weekly

11/29/2021

Arlene Dahl, 'Journey to the Center of the Earth' star and Lorenzo Lamas' mother, dead at 96

Her other films included “A Southern Yankee,” “Scene of the Crime,” “Desert Legion” and “Jamaica Run,” which starred Fernando Lamas, who she would marry.

Source: Variety

11/29/2021

Football field-sized asteroid to approach Earth on Monday night, one of several in the coming weeks

The asteroid 1994 WR12, which is 30 feet bigger than a football field, will be 3.8 million miles away from Earth on Monday night.

Source: USA Today

11/29/2021

How and When the Earth and Moon Formed

The Earth formed over 4.6 billion years ago out of a mixture of dust and gas around the young sun. It grew larger thanks to countless collisions between dust particles, asteroids, and other growing planets, including one last giant impact that threw enough ro…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/29/2021

Study suggests Sun is likely an unaccounted source of the Earth's water

Curtin University researchers have helped unravel the enduring mystery of the origins of the Earth's water, finding the Sun to be a surprising likely source.

Source: Phys.Org

11/29/2021

430-Foot Asteroid Expected To Pass By Earth On Monday

According to NASA, a 430-foot asteroid dubbed 1994 WR12 is expected to smash through Earth's orbital path early next week. But don't worry, for the time being, we're safe.

Source: Cbslocal.com

11/29/2021

'Around The World In 80 Days' Gets Second Season; Producers Also Developing 'Journey To The Centre Of The Earth' Series

Around the World in 80 Days, the upcoming series adaptation of Jules Verne’s novel starring David Tennant, will be returning for a second season. Producers Slim Film + Television and Federation Entertainment confirmed the news, also announcing that they teami…

Source: Deadline

11/29/2021

David Tenant’s ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ Set for Second Season; Jules Verne Adaptations Continue With ‘Journey to the Centre of the Earth’

David Tennant’s upcoming series “Around the World in 80 Days” hasn’t yet hit screens but producers are so confident in the show they’ve already greenlit a second season, with Ashley Pharoah (“Life on Mars”) returning as showrunner. Variety also hears Tennant …

Source: Variety

11/28/2021

430-Foot Asteroid Expected To Pass By Earth On Monday

According to NASA, a 430-foot asteroid dubbed 1994 WR12 is expected to smash through Earth's orbital path early next week. But don't worry, for the time being, we're safe.

Source: Cbslocal.com

11/28/2021

Extremely strong magnitude-7.5 earthquake hits northern Peru

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.5 has struck in northern Peru.

Source: NBC News

11/28/2021

Peru earthquake: Large 7.5-magnitude tremors hit South American country, seismologists confirm

No tsunami warning issued after 110km-deep tremor felt in Ecaudor and Colombia

Source: Independent

11/28/2021

Church Tower Crumbles in Magnitude 7.5 Earthquake in Peru | The Weather Channel - Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com

The powerful earthquake struck Sunday morning about 100 miles north of the capital of Lima. - Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com

Source: The Weather Channel

11/28/2021

We Asked a NASA Expert: Is NASA Aware of Any Earth-Threatening Asteroids? [Video]

Is NASA aware of any Earth-threatening asteroids? Luckily there are no known asteroid threats to Earth for at least 100 years. But that doesn’t mean we’re not looking. Asteroid expert Davide Farnocchia of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory breaks it down: https…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/28/2021

Magnitude 7.5 earthquake shakes Peru

A magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck Peru early Sunday morning, according to the United States Geological Study (USGS) and Peru's National Seismology Center.

Source: CNN

11/27/2021

Huge asteroid twice the size of Big Ben set to crash into Earth's orbit on Monday

NASA astronomers warn that if the monster space rock crashes into Earth it would produce an explosion more powerful than the biggest nuclear weapon ever tested

Source: Mirror Online

11/27/2021

NASA and USGS Landsat 9 satellite beams first images back to Earth

Landsat 9, launched in September by NASA and USGS, offers ultra-detailed views of the Earth’s surface

Source: The Washington Post

11/27/2021

ESA’s Solar Orbiter Spacecraft Is Skimming Earth for a Gravity Assist – And It’s One of the Riskiest Planetary Flybys Ever

The chance that ESA’s Solar Orbiter spacecraft will encounter space debris during its upcoming Earth flyby is very, very low. However, the risk is not zero and is greater than any other flyby ESA has performed. That there is this risk at all highlights the me…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/26/2021

Europe's Solar Orbiter will fly by Earth tonight. Here's how to spot it in the night sky.

ESA's Solar Orbiter will be too faint to be seen with the naked eye, but simple binoculars might do.

Source: Space.com

11/26/2021

Large asteroid stronger than nuke heading towards Earth late December

Source: Google News

11/26/2021

The TRAPPIST-1 solar system not bombarded by space rocks like early Earth, study suggests

A big space rock would have thrown planets of the Trappist-1 system out of sync.

Source: Space.com

11/25/2021

Solar Storm: NASA snaps huge ejection from Sun heading to Earth at 1,900 miles-per-second

A canyon 50,000 miles long with towering walls of red-hot plasma on the Sun saw a filament of magnetism burst out of its southern hemisphere on Wednesday.

Source: Express

11/25/2021

ESA's Solar Orbiter will swing past Earth this week – sure hope nobody created a big cloud of space junk up there

Oh wait

Source: Theregister.com

11/25/2021

NASA's asteroid mission may show how planet with metal core, like Earth, formed

Source: ABC News

11/24/2021

Humans are polluting space so much that Earth could soon have a "ring" like Saturn

Saturn's famous rings are a source of wonder and beauty — but Earth's rings may consist of our own greasy junk

Source: Salon

11/24/2021

A new artificial material mimics quantum-entangled rare earth compounds

Physicists have created a new ultra-thin, two-layer material with quantum properties that normally require rare earth compounds. This material, which is relatively easy to make and does not contain rare earth metals, could provide a new platform for quantum c…

Source: Phys.Org

11/23/2021

This Earth-Sized Star Rotates Once Every 25 Seconds

A white dwarf star is flinging material from its companion as it spins a record-breaking speed.

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/23/2021

New possibilities for life at the bottom of Earth's ocean, and perhaps in oceans on other planets

In the strange, dark world of the ocean floor, underwater fissures, called hydrothermal vents, host complex communities of life. These vents belch scorching hot fluids into extremely cold seawater, creating the chemical forces necessary for the small organism…

Source: Phys.Org

11/23/2021

Scientist predicts Earth will develop rings like Saturn | TheHill

“Earth is on course to have its own rings. They’ll just be made of junk,” said Jake Abbott, a robotics professor at the University of Utah.

Source: The Hill

11/22/2021

Earth will have Saturn-like rings ‘made of space junk,’ scientists say

University of Utah mechanical engineer Jake Abbott said that “Earth is on course to have its own rings. They’ll just be made of space junk.”

Source: New York Post

11/22/2021

New original Xbox lore unearthed thanks to former Microsoft employee

Console development is always an interesting subject. Doubly so when it involves secrets from the creation of the original Xbox.

Source: Windows Central

11/22/2021

Skyscraper-sized asteroid coming towards Earth on Christmas Eve

Source: Google News

11/22/2021

Skyscraper-sized asteroid coming towards Earth on Christmas Eve

2016 TR54 is set to pass by the planet at a distance of around 6.5 million kilometers, meaning there will be no Armageddon this holiday season.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

11/22/2021

Skyscraper-sized asteroid coming towards Earth on Christmas Eve

Source: Google News

11/21/2021

Here's Why Earthquakes' 'Four-Leaf Clover' Shockwaves Are Dangerous Instead of Lucky

Geologists have measured a devastating 'four-leaf clover' pattern of earthquake shockwaves in greater detail than ever before – and the resulting findings could be crucial in making our buildings and cities more resistant to large quakes in the fut

Source: ScienceAlert

11/21/2021

Solar Storm Warning: Flares Are Heading Towards the Earth, Could It Take Down Communications Lines Worldwide?

Space weather experts have warned of a probable solar storm this weekend due to the arrival of a torrent of solar winds.

Source: Science Times

11/20/2021

Blown-up satellite pieces circling Earth shown in scientist's unsettling simulation

"It wasn't a good outcome. It was never going to be a good outcome."

Source: Mashable

11/20/2021

Huge 18,000mph Apollo-class asteroid set to zoom past Earth in 'close approach'

The space agency NASA is keeping a close eye on the 984 ft wide asteroid as it - hopefully - shoots safely past us this weekend

Source: Mirror Online

11/19/2021

Scientists figure out what happens to Earth's disappearing crust

Modern plate tectonics may have only got going in the past billion years.

Source: Live Science

11/19/2021

Earthworm Jim to return in brand new animated series

Interplay Entertainment announced a new animated series starring '90s platforming hero, Earthworm Jim. No premiere date was revealed.

Source: Destructoid

11/19/2021

Solar storm warning: Stream of charged particles set to lash Earth – impact time predicted

SPACE WEATHER forecasters are braced for the arrival of a stream of solar winds, and have warned of a possible solar storm this weekend.

Source: Express

11/19/2021

Mystery of Earth-sized ‘hidden planet’ discovered on outer edges of the Solar System leaves scientists baf...

Source: The Sun

11/19/2021

Earthworm Jim Animated Series in Development

Earthworm Jim is no stranger to television, and soon the video game series will receive a second animated adaptation. According to Variety, Interplay Entertainment has created a new TV and film studio, which is partnering with APA on the project, while animat…

Source: ComicBook.com

11/18/2021

Cult classic platform star Earthworm Jim returning to TV

Source: Eurogamer.net

11/18/2021

We know what invasive species can do on Earth—what about in space?

Invasion science can help keep Earth and other planets safe from alien microbes.

Source: Ars Technica

11/17/2021

Amateur astronomer discovers new galaxy nearly 3 million years light-years from Earth by accident

A group of astronomers, including an amateur, have discovered a new galaxy that is either a dwarf galaxy or a satellite galaxy to a much larger star system in deep space.

Source: Daily Mail

11/17/2021

Fireball streaks by St. Louis Arch during Leonid meteor shower in EarthCam video

The Leonid meteor shower was captured on Earth Cam’s live video of the St. Louis Arch.

Source: KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

11/17/2021

Researchers discover davemaoite, a never-before-seen mineral from deep Earth

A rare mineral from Earth's lower mantle has been discovered inside a diamond from Botswana. The find breaks open a window into deep-Earth chemistry.

Source: NPR

11/17/2021

Earthquake and volcano warning amid melting ice sheets: ‘Earth is going to bite back’

EARTHQUAKES and volcanic activity could be reawakened by the melting of large glaciers pressing down on the Earth's crust.

Source: Express

11/16/2021

Surprised scientists discover new mineral on Earth's surface

Davemaoite hitched a ride inside a diamond, traveling all the way up from the planet's lower mantle.

Source: CNET

11/16/2021

First all-civilian space crew on Inspiration4 shares stunning images of Earth taken from space

The Inspiration4 crew shared new images of their September mission. The team snapped images of Earth while they orbited the planet for three days while inside a SpaceX capsule.

Source: Daily Mail

11/15/2021

The last moments of Earth's formation seriously scarred the Moon

There's a popular hypothesis among planetary scientists that, very early in our solar system's history, the migration of gas giants like Jupiter and Saturn threw a huge wave of giant asteroids into the inner solar system. This created a distinctive and catacl…

Source: SYFY WIRE

11/15/2021

Earth found to have a second 'Moon', but it won't be around forever

Researchers have discovered that Earth has a second 'Moon' that isn't very large at all, and it also won't stay around forever.

Source: TweakTown

11/15/2021

If an asteroid really threatened the Earth, what would a planetary defense mission look like?

NASA's new DART mission could be a template to defend our planet.

Source: Space.com

11/15/2021

A lost piece of the moon has been discovered orbiting the Earth and sun

Scientists think the "quasi-satellite" may have been blasted off the lunar surface.

Source: CNET

11/14/2021

Jeff Bezos Says Humans Will Inhabit Space, Earth Will Be Vacation Destination

Jeff Bezos is a super-smart guy, so you just can't dismiss what he says out of hand, but this one is mind-bending.

Source: TMZ

11/14/2021

Diamond hauled from deep inside Earth holds never-before-seen mineral

Researchers thought the mineral was impossible to find on Earth's surface.

Source: Space.com

11/14/2021

How many satellites orbit Earth?

The number is increasing fast, which is problematic.

Source: Live Science

11/13/2021

Asteroid that orbits near Earth may have come from the moon

The asteroid only comes close enough to view for a few weeks every April.

Source: CBS News

11/13/2021

Isolation From Earth May Drive Changes in How Space Colonies Communicate With Home

There are a lot of unknowns when it comes to human beings living off-world. After all, our species has never been anywhere other than Earth, so how will we react physically and mentally if the time comes to start settling down on other planets?

Source: ScienceAlert

11/13/2021

Rosetta's 'rubber ducky' comet makes closest approach to Earth, will disappear for 200 years

The wonky-shaped Comet 67P made its closest approach to Earth on Friday (Nov. 12).

Source: Live Science

11/13/2021

Medley of asteroids to buzz past Earth on Saturday night

ST. GEORGE — On Saturday, five asteroids are expected to fly by Earth, ranging in size from a school bus to the size of a jumbo jet, and one approach is so close it is only half the distance between the Earth and the moon. A majority of asteroids, which are r…

Source: St George News

11/12/2021

Jeff Bezos predicts people will be born in space and visit Earth on vacation

Jeff Bezos said future generations born in space colonies will visit Earth on vacation. He added that the floating cylinders were a better prospect than restarting life on another planet like Mars.

Source: Daily Mail

11/12/2021

NASA tracked a wild 'earthgrazer' meteor 186 miles through the air

"A rare meteor for those fortunate enough to see it."

Source: CNET

11/12/2021

Welcome to Earth - Official Trailer #2 (2021) Will Smith

Join Will Smith on a journey around the world and explore Earth's greatest wonders in Welcome to Earth, a six-part original series from National Geographic s...

Source: YouTube

11/12/2021

Rare 'earthgrazer' meteor flew 186 miles across Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee before vanishing

An 'earthgrazer' meteor flew across the night sky in the southeastern US earlier this week, NASA announced. It became visible on November 9 and was spotted over Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee.

Source: Daily Mail

11/12/2021

Earth's lower atmosphere is expanding due to climate change

The rate of atmospheric expansion has increased since the first measurements in the 1980s.

Source: Live Science

11/12/2021

This mineral shouldn't exist on Earth's surface. But researchers found it inside a diamond.

The mineral, davemaoite, shouldn't exist on Earth's surface but was found by American researchers inside a diamond in an African mine.

Source: USA Today

11/12/2021

A Large Asteroid Will Pass by Earth This Week – Is It a Threat to the Planet?

Recent weeks have witnessed a series of medium-to-large-sized asteroids cross paths with Earth’s orbit. The largest of the pack – asteroid 2004 UE – is on track to make its closest approach to the planet November 13. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign as…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/12/2021

Asteroid near Earth could be lost piece of the moon, astronomers say

Astronomers believe that a near-Earth asteroid is a long-lost fragment that broke off the moon, according to a new study. The asteroid known as Kamo`oalewa is a quasi-satellite: a subcategory of asteroids that orbit the sun but stay near our planet. Discovere…

Source: KUTV 2News

11/12/2021

The Intense Pressurized Conditions of Earth's Outer Core Have Been Recreated in a Lab

Thousands of kilometers under Earth's surface, under crushing pressures and scorching temperatures, the core of the planet can be found. There, an inner core consisting of a solid ball of nickel and iron is super-rotating inside the outer core, where

Source: ScienceAlert

11/12/2021

Earth's wobbly companion is probably the result of a lunar impact, reckon space boffins

Reflected light points to Moon-like material on recently discovered rock

Source: Theregister.com

11/12/2021

An 'earthgrazer' flew 'a whopping 186 miles' over two states, then vanished, NASA says

A space object with an intimidating name—"earthgrazer"—zoomed over Georgia and Alabama this week, offering witnesses a glimpse of something rare, NASA says.

Source: Phys.Org

11/12/2021

Theoretical Mineral Found In A Diamond From Deep Inside The Earth

Scientists have finally confirmed the existence of calcium silicate perovskite from the Earth’s lower mantle. The sample comes from at least 660 kilometers

Source: IFLScience

11/12/2021

Rare ‘Earthgrazer’ Meteor Flew 186 Miles Over 3 States

These spectacular fireballs hit Earth’s atmosphere at a shallow angle and sometimes even ‘bounce’ back into space.

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/12/2021

Rare ‘Earthgrazer’ meteor flew over Alabama this week and it was caught on video

The fireball was spotted Tuesday at around 5:40 p.m. over the two Southern states.

Source: AL.com

11/12/2021

Welcome to Earth | Official Trailer #2 | Disney+

Follow Will Smith to the ends of the Earth, literally. Welcome to Earth, an Original Series from National Geographic, is streaming Dec. 8 only on Disney+. #W...

Source: YouTube

11/12/2021

Welcome to Earth | Official Trailer #2 - Audio Description | Disney+

Follow Will Smith to the ends of the Earth, literally. Welcome to Earth, an Original Series from National Geographic, is streaming Dec. 8 only on Disney+. #W...

Source: YouTube

11/12/2021

Mystery origins of the Earth’s SECOND MOON revealed as experts say it could leave orbit in 300 years...

Source: The-sun.com

11/12/2021

A near-Earth asteroid may actually be a chunk of the Moon blasted into orbit!

An asteroid a bit longer than a basketball court is following Earth around the Sun, and new research shows it may be a chunk of the Moon blasted off into space by a giant impact.

Source: SYFY WIRE

11/12/2021

Outside of Earth's 'shell,' SpaceX's Crew-3 reveal turtle as zero-g indicator

"We are really excited about the upcoming Turtle-takeover of the space station."

Source: Live Science

11/12/2021

Landsat 9 returns its 1st Earth images

Landsat 9 took its first images of Earth on October 31, 2021. Enjoy these views of Earth from space, as

Source: EarthSky

11/12/2021

Asteroid the size of Disney castle may be piece of Earth's Moon - study

The asteroid known as Kamoʻoalewa is the planet's most stable quasi-satellite, and is the closest thing to a second moon. But now scientists think it may be a piece of the Moon itself.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

11/11/2021

NASA: ‘Earthgrazer’ flew 186 miles over Georgia, Alabama — then vanished

A space object with an intimidating name — “earthgrazer” — zoomed over Georgia and Alabama this week, offering witnesses a glimpse of something rare, NASA says.

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

11/11/2021

A near-Earth asteroid the size of a Ferris wheel may be a piece of the moon, astronomers say

Astronomers from the University of Arizona believe an asteroid that orbits the Sun may have come from the moon, but they are unsure how.

Source: USA Today

11/11/2021

Elusive Crystal Predicted Decades Ago Found Trapped in a Diamond From The Deep Earth

While humanity keeps reaching further and further towards the stars, a place much closer to home remains completely inaccessible to us.

Source: ScienceAlert

11/11/2021

Diamond delivers long-sought mineral from the deep Earth

Davemaoite is a vehicle for radioactive isotopes that help to heat the planet’s mantle.

Source: Nature.com

11/11/2021

Diamond hauled from deep inside Earth holds never-before-seen mineral

Researchers thought the mineral was impossible to find on Earth's surface.

Source: Live Science

11/11/2021

Near-Earth asteroid is a fragment from the moon, say scientists

Spectrum of reflected light from Kamo`oalewa closely matches lunar rocks from Nasa’s Apollo mission

Source: The Guardian

11/11/2021

Earth's space junk problem is getting worse

Despite military, commercial, and scientific incentives to clean up space junk, there are no clear solutions

Source: Salon

11/11/2021

Lord of the Rings keycap sets will transport your keyboard to Middle-earth

Drop’s new Lord of the Rings keycap sets will let you turn your keyboard into a Middle-earth-inspired Elvish or Dwarvish typing machine.

Source: The Verge

11/11/2021

Earth Could Face 'Internet Apocalypse' Due to 'Cannibal Solar Storms', Scientists Warn

The phenomena named by the scientists "space weather" can affect Earth in a variety of ways: from creating fascinating light shows like auroral displays, to actually causing damage to satellite infrastructure.

Source: Sputnik International

11/11/2021

Deepest earthquake ever detected should have been impossible

The quake occurred in the lower mantle, well deeper than previous quakes.

Source: Space.com

11/11/2021

Outside of Earth's 'shell,' SpaceX's Crew-3 reveal turtle as zero-g indicator

"We are really excited about the upcoming Turtle-takeover of the space station."

Source: Space.com

11/11/2021

Triassic skulls unearthed in Greenland reveal 'cold bone' dinosaur

It was the first long-necked dinosaur in northernmost Laurasia.

Source: Live Science

11/10/2021

Researchers puncture explanation for largest increase of biodiversity in Earth's history

In a geological period 469 million years ago known as the Ordovicium Period, Earth's seas were inhabited by animals like trilobites (reminiscent of pillbugs), conodonts (eel-like vertebrates) and brachiopods (animals with two-part shells reminiscent of seashe…

Source: Phys.Org

11/10/2021

Blackshark.ai’s digital twin of Earth attracts $20M in funding

Blackshark.ai, the Austrian startup behind the digital globe you fly over in Microsoft’s Flight Simulator, has raised a $20 million round A to develop and scale its replica-Earth tech. The potential applications for a planetary “digital twin” are many and var…

Source: TechCrunch

11/10/2021

We Asked a NASA Expert: Is NASA Aware of Any Earth-Threatening Asteroids?

Is NASA aware of any Earth-threatening asteroids? Luckily there are no known asteroid threats to Earth for at least 100 years. But that doesn’t mean we’re no...

Source: YouTube

11/10/2021

‘I’m from Mars but was reborn on Earth – and these are my FOUR predictions for the future of human...

Source: The-sun.com

11/09/2021

NASA is tracking a 1,000-foot-tall asteroid that’s headed towards Earth

NASA is tracking a massive hazardous asteroid the size of the Eiffel tower that will pass close to the Earth in just a few short weeks.

Source: BGR

11/09/2021

Solar flare hits Earth: 'Blackout' triggered as Sun unleashes 'strong' explosion of energy

A POWERFUL discharge of energy from the Sun struck the planet today, causing a radio blackout over parts of the globe, space weather forecasters have announced.

Source: Express

11/09/2021

Scientists Says The Deepest Earthquake Ever Detected Should've Been 'Impossible' Which Can Only Mean One Thing

Scientists are baffled by the deepest earthquake that's ever been detected and say it should've been theoretically impossible.

Source: BroBible

11/09/2021

Breathtaking Photos Show A Massive Aurora Engulfing The Earth

Source: Google News

11/09/2021

Breathtaking Photos Show A Massive Aurora Engulfing The Earth

Source: Google News

11/09/2021

Nvidia creates digital twin of Earth to battle climate change

At its GTC event, Nvidia announced its creation of the digital twin of Earth to combat climate change and model solutions for the real world.

Source: VentureBeat

11/09/2021

SpaceX capsule with four astronauts returns to earth | WION Edge

Four astronauts who arrived at the International Space Station in April for a long-duration science mission began their return voyage to Earth as their Space...

Source: YouTube

11/09/2021

Major endorsement for new space mission to find 'Earth 2.0'

A major new space telescope searching for 'Earth 2.0'—to Succeed Hubble and the soon-to-be-launched James Webb Space Telescope (JWST)—is one step closer to reality.

Source: Phys.Org

11/09/2021

Geology: Earth's first continents emerged from the ocean more than 3 BILLION years ago, study claims

The sedimentary and igneous rocks of an ancient continental fragment in India called the Singhbhum Craton were analysed by researchers from Monash University.

Source: Daily Mail

11/09/2021

Asteroid the size of Burj Khalifa heading for Earth mid-December

Designated 163899 (2003 SD220), the massive asteroid is has a diameter of approximately 791 meters. But while considered potentially hazardous, it also has potential for exploration.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

11/09/2021

SpaceX returns 4 astronauts to Earth, ending 200-day flight

Four astronauts aboard SpaceX’s flagship Dragon capsule returned to Earth on Monday night after spending 200 days in space.

Source: New York Post

11/09/2021

Land Ahoy: First Continents Bobbed to the Surface of Earth 500 Million Years Earlier Than Thought

Most people know that the land masses on which we all live represent just 30% of Earth’s surface, and the rest is covered by oceans. The emergence of the continents was a pivotal moment in the history of life on Earth, not least because they are the humble ab…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/08/2021

SpaceX Crew-2 Dragon astronauts depart space station for return to Earth

Splashdown is set for tonight at 10:33 p.m. EST (0333 Nov. 9 GMT).

Source: Space.com

11/08/2021

Magmatic thickening of crust in non–plate tectonic settings initiated the subaerial rise of Earth's first continents 3.3 to 3.2 billion years ago

Understanding when and how subaerial continental crust first formed is crucial, as it likely played a critical role in establishing Earth’s habitability. Although debated, the broad consensus is that the subaerial rise of continents began ∼2.5 billion years a…

Source: Pnas.org

11/08/2021

Earth's 1st continents arose hundreds of millions of years earlier than thought

A new study hints at when and how Earth's first continents appeared.

Source: Live Science

11/08/2021

Earth's first continents emerged from the ocean 700m years earlier than thought

Ancient rock forms suggest world’s first stable cratons rose above sea level more than 3bn years ago

Source: The Guardian

11/08/2021

Sonic boom, fireball in the sky a possibility Monday night as SpaceX capsule returns to Earth

SpaceX's Crew-2 mission is returning to Earth, which means South Mississippi might hear noises or see a fireball in the sky on Monday.

Source: WLOX

11/08/2021

Fireball spotted in the sky as SpaceX capsule returns to Earth

Did you see a fireball streak across the night sky Monday? If so, you weren’t alone.

Source: FOX 8 Live WVUE

11/08/2021

Fireball spotted in the sky as SpaceX capsule returns to Earth

Did you see a fireball streak across the night sky Monday? If so, you weren’t alone.

Source: WAFB

11/08/2021

France’s Pesquet among four astronauts bound for Earth after leaving ISS

A SpaceX capsule carrying four astronauts left the International Space Station bound for Earth on Monday after spending six busy months aboard the orbital outpost.

Source: FRANCE 24 English

11/08/2021

Ancient Earth was hit by rain storms hundreds of miles wide, study reveals

Earth likely experienced 'hothouse' periods of intense dryness in the distant past and will experience them again hundreds of millions of years from now, Harvard University scientists report.

Source: Daily Mail

11/08/2021

Deepest earthquake ever detected should have been impossible

The quake occurred in the lower mantle, well deeper than previous quakes.

Source: Live Science

11/08/2021

NASA Releases First Images From Landsat 9 Earth Observation Satellite in Space

Landsat 9 makes a strong debut from space.

Source: Daily Beast

11/08/2021

I’m from Mars but was reborn on Earth to save everyone from nuclear apocalypse, says child genius...

Source: The Irish Sun

11/08/2021

I’m from Mars but was reborn on Earth to save everyone from nuclear apocalypse, claims child genius...

Source: The-sun.com

11/08/2021

Archaeologists unearth 'slaves' room' at Pompeii

Archaeologists have uncovered a room at a villa just outside Pompeii containing beds and other objects that shed light on the living conditions of slaves in the ancient Roman city buried by a volcanic eruption.

Source: CNN

11/08/2021

NASA drops warning for this massive asteroid fast-approaching Earth

NASA has warned that an asteroid around the size of the Eiffel Tower is approaching Earth, and it's 'potentially hazardous'.

Source: TweakTown

11/08/2021

Quick Hits: Burrow Takes Blame For Pick-Six and Everything Else; Tackling Hurts Defense Again; Browns Bring Chase Back To Earth

Sunday’s 41-16 loss to the Browns in front of the biggest Paul Brown Stadium crowd (65,451) in six years turned on its first possession and Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow took the blame.

Source: Bengals.com

11/08/2021

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes vs. FC Dallas | November 07, 2021

HIGHLIGHTS: San Jose Earthquakes vs. FC Dallas | 11/07/2021

Source: YouTube

11/08/2021

A broken toilet on SpaceX capsule means astronauts will return to Earth in diapers

NASA astronaut Megan McArthur called the situation "sub-optimal," but says the crew's four astronauts are "prepared to deal with it." They will return home after spending nearly 200 days in space.

Source: NPR

11/07/2021

Space station astronaut captures unbelievable view of fiery Earth auroras

The glow built into "amazing spikes higher than our orbit."

Source: CNET

11/07/2021

NASA warns that massive asteroid is headed towards Earth – but there’s no need to panic

The rock, named 4660 Nereus. will pass earth on 11 December

Source: Independent

11/07/2021

SpaceX, NASA delay return to Earth of Crew-2 astronauts on Dragon spaceship

The astronauts will now undock Monday and splashdown late Monday night.

Source: Space.com

11/07/2021

Powerful Landsat 9 satellite beams home 1st photos of Earth

This is just a taste of what's to come from the recently launched Landsat-9 satellite.

Source: Live Science

11/07/2021

Well-preserved 'slave room' unearthed in ancient Roman city of Pompeii

Archaeologists have unearthed what they think was a room for slaves in the ancient Roman city of Pompeii

Source: Euronews

11/06/2021

SpaceX toilet leak forces astronauts to use diapers on trip back to Earth

‘Spaceflight is full of lots of little challenges’, says US member of crew which grew first chilis in space

Source: The Guardian

11/06/2021

The search for another Earth across the galaxy heats up

This week, meet baby seals that share a human trait, find out why a desert turned to glass, join the search for Earth-like planets, discover the child fossil of an enigmatic ancient human species, and more.

Source: CNN

11/06/2021

Ancient Earth May Have Been Ravaged by Gigantic Rain Storms

In the distant past, Earth may have seen massive rain storms hundreds of miles wide, dumping more than a foot (over 30 centimeters) of rain in just a few hours.

Source: ScienceAlert

11/06/2021

Archaeologists unearth room shedding light on slave life in ancient Pompeii

Archaeologists have uncovered a room at a villa just outside Pompeii containing beds and other objects that shed light on the living conditions of slaves in the ancient Roman city buried by a volcanic eruption.

Source: Reuters

11/06/2021

What's the most sunsets you could see on Earth in one day?

Using available technology?

Source: Live Science

11/06/2021

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 Astronauts Returning to Earth – Watch It Live

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 mission now is targeting a return to Earth no earlier than 7:14 a.m. EST Monday, November 8, with a splashdown off the coast of Florida. The Crew Dragon spacecraft, named Endeavour, is scheduled to undock from the International Space Stat…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/06/2021

The Vice President Checks Out New Earth Science Work on This Week @NASA – November 5, 2021

The Vice President checks out new Earth Science work, two decades and counting of continuous human presence in space, and 29 days on the edge for the Webb Sp...

Source: YouTube

11/06/2021

Coverage Set for NASA's SpaceX Crew-2 Return to Earth

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 mission now is targeting a return to Earth no earlier than 7:14 a.m. EST Monday, Nov. 8, with a splashdown off the coast of Florida.

Source: NASA

11/06/2021

NASA scientist answers: When was the last time an asteroid hit Earth?

According to NASA scientist Marina Brozovic, the answer depends on your definition of being hit by an asteroid.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

11/05/2021

NASA needs a new telescope, ASAP, to find Earth's twin

If Earth has a twin somewhere out there, NASA should find it. That's the takeaway from a once-in-a-decade report that sets the priorities for astronomy over the next decade.

Source: Live Science

11/05/2021

Unlucky Delays Mean ISS Astronauts Could Return to Earth Before Their Replacements Arrive

Ongoing launch delays are forcing NASA and SpaceX to get creative with their scheduling.

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/05/2021

Can a digital replica of Earth save the world from climate disaster?

A digital replica of Earth could help scientists better model the future of our planet and find solutions to problems wrought by climate change.

Source: Space.com

11/05/2021

Asteroid the size of Eiffel Tower heading for Earth in December

Dubbed 4660 Nereus, or 1982 DB, this vaguely egg-shaped asteroid has a size of approximately 330 meters. But while considered potentially hazardous, it also has potential for exploration.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

11/05/2021

Solar storm 'red alert' for flights and GPS as huge CME continues to batter Earth

AN AGENCY has issued warnings after a powerful solar storm hit the Earth, saying it could interfere with power grids, satellites and radio signals.

Source: Express

11/04/2021

Bezos Earth Fund CEO: Here's how we're giving away $10 billion of Jeff's money

Andrew Steer, the CEO of the Bezos Earth Fund, on how he is working with Jeff Bezos, Lauren Sanchez and an expert team to give away $10 billion of Jeff's money.

Source: CNBC

11/04/2021

Astronomers call for a massive new space telescope to find the next Earth

On November 4th, the nation’s astronomers released the Decadal Survey on Astronomy and Astrophysics, a report compiled every 10 years detailing the highest priority space telescopes the community wants to build in the coming decades. The report stresses the d…

Source: The Verge

11/04/2021

Take-Two Interactive CEO: We're probably the biggest metaverse company on Earth

Strauss Zelnick, chairman and CEO of Take-Two Interactive, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss the company's latest quarterly earnings and the metaverse. For acces...

Source: YouTube

11/04/2021

A potato named Doug may be the largest ever unearthed

Tipping the scales at an impressive 17 pounds, the tuber's official status is still pending with Guinness. Meanwhile, Doug is on ice, waiting to be turned into vodka.

Source: CBS News

11/04/2021

Three blasts from the Sun to hit Earth very soon, one is 'cannibal'

Three Sun outbursts have erupted from the surface of our star, and all of them are heading towards Earth. One is 'cannibal'.

Source: TweakTown

11/03/2021

Scientists Debate if Cosmic Pebbles Create Rocky Planets Like Earth

Over the past decade, researchers have completely rewritten the story of how gas giants such as Jupiter and Saturn form. They’re now debating whether the same process might hold for Earth.

Source: Quanta Magazine

11/03/2021

We Asked a NASA Expert: When Was the Last Time an Asteroid Hit Earth?

When was the last time an asteroid hit Earth? Small asteroids and other tiny particles bombard our planet daily, but almost all of them burn up safely in the...

Source: YouTube

11/03/2021

On ancient Earth, it never rained but it poured

Today, we are experiencing the dramatic impacts that even a small increase in global temperatures can have on a planet's climate. Now, imagine an Earth 20 to 30 degrees Fahrenheit (11 - 17 C) hotter than today. Earth likely experienced these temperatures at v…

Source: Phys.Org

11/03/2021

Could artificial mini glaciers bring water to the driest, coldest places on Earth?

Glaciers are not just spectacular indicators of climate change as they shrink and disappear due to global warming.

Source: Live Science

11/03/2021

Prince William's Earthshot finalists deliver powerful messages at COP26: 'We won't wait'

The innovators for climate solutions were introduced to top officials and financiers to scale up their projects.

Source: The Washington Post

11/02/2021

An asteroid barely missed Earth last week, and no one knew it was coming

The space rock was a cosmic visitor that no one expected.

Source: Live Science

11/02/2021

Prince William Champions Young Earthshot Winners at COP26

'Prince William Champions Young Earthshot Winners at COP26'The Duke of Cambridge was joined by Earthshot Prize winners and finalists as he addressed delegate...

Source: YouTube

11/02/2021

A small telescope past Saturn could solve some mysteries of the universe better than giant telescopes near Earth

Dozens of space-based telescopes operate near Earth and provide incredible images of the universe. But imagine a telescope far away in the outer solar system, 10 or even 100 times farther from the sun than Earth. The ability to look back at our solar system o…

Source: Phys.Org

11/02/2021

'Genetic Goldmine' That Could Help Crops Survive Global Warming is Unearthed in the Desert

Plants in the Atacama Desert– the driest in the world–are helping scientists discover what will make for resilient organisms in our future.

Source: Good News Network

11/02/2021

Prince William Meets Earthshot Prize winners at COP26

Prince William met with winners and finalists of the Earthshot Prize at Glasgow Science Centre.In his speech, the Duke of Cambridge said it is "our shared re...

Source: YouTube

11/02/2021

SpaceX's leaky Crew Dragon toilet means 4 astronauts returning to Earth will have to rely on 'undergarments' instead, a NASA official said

Source: Google News

11/02/2021

Prince William reunites with Michael Bloomberg at Earthshot Prize event

Prince William, 39, cut a dapper figure as he spoke during a meeting with The Earthshot Prize winners and finalists at the Glasgow Science Centre in Scotland on Tuesday morning.

Source: Daily Mail

11/02/2021

'Genetic Goldmine' in Earth's Harshest Desert Could Be The Key to Feeding The Future

It's not easy for life in Chile's unforgiving Atacama desert: a harsh, hostile place renowned for being the planet's driest non-polar desert.

Source: ScienceAlert

11/02/2021

Uncovering the Surprising Secrets Behind Earth’s First Major Mass Extinction

A team of researchers publish a new study exploring the cause of the Late Ordovician mass extinction. We all know that the dinosaurs died in a mass extinction. But did you know that there were other mass extinctions? There are five most significant mass extin…

Source: SciTechDaily

11/01/2021

Why Bill Gates Lost His Rank As The Richest Person On Earth | Forbes

Bill Gates’ long streak as one of the top two richest people in America has come to an end.For the first time since 1991, the Microsoft cofounder isn’t No. 1...

Source: YouTube

11/01/2021

Kate Middleton steps out in a SS20 Eponine coat dress at the Earthshot reception at Cop26

Kate, 39, donned a custom dress by London-based brand Eponine and her favourite £425 heels from fellow British designer Rupert Sanderson for tonight's Earthshot reception at Cop26.