Stories about Sci-tech

Sep 11 2018

Now is the time to prepare for Hurricane Florence

The last Category 4 storm to hit the Carolinas was Hugo, which barreled into Charleston, South Carolina , in 1989. Hurricane Florence's winds jumped up from 75 mph t...

Sep 08 2018

Storm watch - Monitoring the Atlantic

Wherever Florence ends up going, we will feel some of the effects along the coast and those effects will begin this weekend with rough surf, large swells, and a risk of...

Sep 06 2018

Parkland Dad Fred Guttenberg Claims Kavanaugh Snubbed Him At SCOTUS Hearing

Patrick Leahy of Vermont about pardons. Instead, he said he opposes unlawful regulation. After Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stole this Supreme Cour...

Sep 05 2018

Why Three Experts Say Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Hearings Must Stop Now

During a break in proceedings, the father of one of the school children who died in the Parkland, Florida, shooting approached Kavanaugh to shake his hand, but the nomine...

Sep 02 2018

Two hurricanes form in Eastern Pacific

It is the earliest in a season that three named storms have hit the region, beating the last record - set in 1887 - by about a week. But rain was still pounding the isl...

Sep 01 2018

Forecast: Tropical wave will produce a soggy Labor Day for Tampa Bay

Its not abnormal to see a wave this time of year, especially as the region enters the peak of what has been a quiet hurricane season so far. Of more concern to National...

Aug 24 2018

Capito, McKinley tout Trump plan to roll back coal regulations

Trump also touted his administration's efforts to repeal the Obama-era Clean Power Plan . Obama's energy plan aimed to usher in the strictest anti-pollution measures ...

Aug 13 2018

Clear skies forecast over Bulgaria for 2018 Perseid meteor shower

This happens because all meteors associated with the Perseid shower radiate from one point in the sky, known as the radiant. As long as you're in the Northern Hemisph...

Aug 12 2018

Spacewatch: Firing up for a close encounter with the sun

Watch live in the player above. While the previous NRL telescopes are on spacecraft either on lower Earth orbit or just outside of Earth's orbit, they are still getting f...

Aug 09 2018

NASA names crews and dates for first US commercial missions

Bridenstine said . The selected astronauts, pictured above from left to right, are Sunita Williams , Josh Cassada , Eric Boe , Nicole Mann, Christopher Ferguson , Dougla...

Aug 03 2018

Mars is Making its Closest Approach to Earth in 15 Years

Terraforming - that is, making an inhospitable planet comfortable enough that humans could settle on it without living in domes - is a concept that was popularized long ...

Jul 26 2018

Longest total lunar eclipse of the century will occur on July 27

The Royal Astronomical Society said: 'Sometimes the eclipsed moon is a deep red colour, nearly disappearing from view, and sometimes it can be quite bright. However the...

Jul 19 2018

Donald Trump says he holds Putin personally responsible for election meddling

That rhetoric marked a turnabout from Trump's first, upbeat description of his sit-down with Putin. Turning over former US Ambassador Michael McFaul to Russian Federati...

Jul 09 2018

Tiny Beryl strengthens into a hurricane

In its 5 a.m. update, the National Hurricane Center said Beryl was located about 830 miles east-southeast of the Lesser Antilles and moving west-northwest at 14 mph. Th...

Jul 09 2018

US Border Patrol reportedly stops Canadian fishing boats in disputed waters

Cook said the USA patrol's claim to be looking for illegal immigrants was "bulls-t". The area is home to Machias Seal Island and represents one of the last remaining bo...

Jun 10 2018

More companies pledge to tackle plastic waste

Islamabad-Oxfam in Pakistan and its partner Indus Consortium launched a campaign to tackle plastic pollution in Pakistan. "Today, we announced the appointment of Patr...

Jun 05 2018

SpaceX delays plans to send space tourists to circle moon

SES-12 is capable of broadcasting and providing broadband data services focused on the high-growth Asia-Pacific region. But the company announced the need for additional ...

Jun 01 2018

Germany Zoo Animals Escape Cages Amid Severe Flooding

Residents had been warned to stay inside their homes as authorities conduct a search operation for the animals, the UK's Express reported . "They are back where they bel...

May 26 2018

Alberto takes aim at the Gulf Coast

Monday, Alberto is expected to approach the north-central Gulf Coast. The NHC predicts that Alberto will produce total rain accumulations of 10 to 15 inches with isol...

May 18 2018

Samsung halts the Oreo update for the Galaxy S7 lineup once again

The retail box of both the smartphones also reveals that both of them will feature Infinity Display and this is for the first time Samsung will introduce the latest di...