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Experts discover distant 'mirror image' of our solar program Experts discover distant 'mirror image' of our solar program
- June 09, 2020

This is assuming that the atmosphere of the planet is not too massive and non-Earth-like. As such - presumably not ideal conditions for life as we probably am aware it to rise. Its sun is a red dwarf star that has a temperature of about 5,200 degrees, which is just 300 degrees less than ours. Still, far enough, it doesn't get torn apart by gravity. (more...)
When will Strawberry Moon appear in Pakistan? When will Strawberry Moon appear in Pakistan?
- June 08, 2020

The first full moon of June often coincided with the harvest season for wild strawberries in North America, the Almanac says. Other names of the moon is the Rose Moon , Hot Moon, and Mead Moon. This is also why sometimes a penumbral lunar eclipse is mistaken as a full Moon . If you're willing to chance it, the best time to view the eclipse is around 3.45am in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, 1.45am in Perth and 3.15am in Adelaide. (more...)
Cristobal lashes the U.S. coast with powerful winds, floods, tornadoes Cristobal lashes the U.S. coast with powerful winds, floods, tornadoes
- June 08, 2020

Forecasters said the storm's centre will move inland across Louisiana late Sunday through early Monday and then head north across Arkansas and Missouri on Monday afternoon and into Tuesday. Cristobal's maximum sustained winds remained at 85 km/h, and it was moving north at 8 km/h. They seemed "resigned to whatever happens - happens", he said. (more...)
SpaceX's Crew Dragon makes history with successful docking at the ISS SpaceX's Crew Dragon makes history with successful docking at the ISS
- June 08, 2020

It's the first time a privately built and owned spacecraft carried crew to the orbiting lab and the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from USA soil in 9 years. The journal deems that the mission that took two astronauts from the government's National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is the first launch made by Americans and on United States territory since 2011. (more...)
Heat-trapping carbon dioxide in air hits new record high Heat-trapping carbon dioxide in air hits new record high
- June 08, 2020

Outside Europe, temperatures were most above average over parts of Siberia, where they were up to 10°C above average. It was also much warmer than average over western North America, the far north and south of South America, north-western, central and south-western Africa, and south-eastern Asia. (more...)
SpaceX launches 60 internet satellites into orbit SpaceX launches 60 internet satellites into orbit
- June 08, 2020

Eastern from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, and deployed the satellites into low Earth orbit 15 minutes later. It interlaced video clips from past space missions and from the mission to send NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken to the International Space Station with quotes from Trump about America's space aspirations. (more...)
Tuesday’s pink moon is the biggest and brightest of the year
- June 08, 2020

If you are not capable of seeing this major Pink Moon spectacle later this evening, don't worry. They will be 12.1m at 8.15am in Jersey and 10.2m at 7.23am in Guernsey tomorrow (Thursday 9th 2020). The name of the Super Pink Moon has nothing to do with the color pink. In short, a supermoon is visible when the Moon is closest to the earth. Space also reported that the highest tides across the world might be reported right after the Pink Moon occurs. (more...)
NASA reveals stunning 'Cosmic Reef' blasting to life in nearby galaxy NASA reveals stunning 'Cosmic Reef' blasting to life in nearby galaxy
- June 08, 2020

Despite a rocky start that kicked off with a potentially mission ending complication, the telescope is still going strong, and continues to reveal the wonders of the universe in stunning detail. The telescope, which helps to observe the stars, planets and black holes outside the solar system for the first time, has managed to eliminate curiosity by viewing all of these thanks to its high resolution lenses. (more...)
Reiterate Pledge to Preserve Biodiversity, Says PM Modi on World Environment Day Reiterate Pledge to Preserve Biodiversity, Says PM Modi on World Environment Day
- June 08, 2020

World Environment Day has grown to become the UN's biggest annual event, advocating for environmental action and raising worldwide awareness of the need to increase protection for the planet's long-term survival. Sanjay Dutt shared, "The tough time that we're facing today is a message from nature to bring a change in our lifestyle". Human beings fail to understand their faithfulness towards the environment. (more...)
Hubble Space Telescope Witnesses Breakup of Comet ATLAS | Astronomy Hubble Space Telescope Witnesses Breakup of Comet ATLAS | Astronomy
- June 08, 2020

It did not even move inside Earth orbit. Yet Comet C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS ) has now absolutely shattered. New images from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope of the long-period comet C/2019 Y4 ( ATLAS ), taken on April 20 and 23, 2020, provide the sharpest views yet that the comet's nucleus is breaking apart into as many as 30 fragments. (more...)
Three giant asteroids to zip past Earth in June, reveals NASA Three giant asteroids to zip past Earth in June, reveals NASA
- June 07, 2020

NASA , the USA space agency, has warned that an asteroid capable of being risky to Earth will pass near Earth . The asteroid, which has been named 2002 NN4, is estimated to be between 820-1,870 feet in diameter, CBS News reported . NASA is now studying Asteroid Bennu, where its OSIRIS-Rex spacecraft arrived in 2018. 2002 NN4 was discovered in July 2002 and is expected to approach the Earth on June 6. (more...)
In the Universe discovered doubles of the earth and the Sun In the Universe discovered doubles of the earth and the Sun
- June 07, 2020

The sun-like Kepler-160, though, is fascinating in that regard, according to Yahoo . Flawless distance from the sun, which creates ideal conditions for maintaining moderate temperatures, allowing it to hold liquid water and providing the conditions for the development of life, referred to as the "Goldilocks zone". (more...)
SpaceX Crew Dragon Delivers Two Astronauts to International Space Station SpaceX Crew Dragon Delivers Two Astronauts to International Space Station
- June 07, 2020

The SpaceXCrew Dragon flight, called Demo-2, marked the first USA orbital launch of astronauts from American soil since NASA's space shuttle fleet retired in July 2011. "So good luck to whoever grabs that flag", President Barack Obama said on a phone call with Hurley and his colleagues in 2011. After the 2003 accident, in which India-born astronaut Kalpana Chawla was among those killed, the U.S. (more...)
China carriers allowed two flights a week — International Business China carriers allowed two flights a week — International Business
- June 07, 2020

If no incoming passengers related to a certain airline's operations test positive for the novel coronavirus for three consecutive weeks, that airline will be able to increase their weekly flights to two. The June 5 DOT order modification effectively reinstates approvals of a portion of the existing schedules filed by Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, and Xiamen Airlines. (more...)
Strawberry moon to be visible this afternoon Strawberry moon to be visible this afternoon
- June 06, 2020

June's is known as the Strawberry, Mead, Honey or Rose Moon . Still it fit well with traffic and lights along East 96th street in this urban astroimage. A lunar eclipse occurs when Earth places itself between the Sun and the moon. According to Jamie Carter, eclipses "do not happen by chance, and neither do they happen alone". (more...)
Treat Yourself to a Physically Distant Viewing of Tonight's Pink Supermoon Treat Yourself to a Physically Distant Viewing of Tonight's Pink Supermoon
- June 06, 2020

As we continue to keep our physical distance from one another, Tuesday night's full moon is getting as close to earth as it will all year long at a mere 221,855 miles away. The plant's flowers are a bright shade of pink, leading early observers to name this month's full moon after the blossoms it brought along. The Almanac refers to the April full moon, or the first full moon in spring, as the "pink moon". (more...)
Cristobal bringing stormy weather this weekend Cristobal bringing stormy weather this weekend
- June 06, 2020

The storm was centred about 440 miles (705 kilometres) south of the mouth of the Mississippi River. The National Hurricane Center is now projecting Cristobal to re-emerge over the ocean waters late Friday, then gain speed as it moves nearly due north towards the Gulf Coast. (more...)
Ayushmann Khurrana supports Bhumi Pednekar's 'Climate Warrior', fights for water conservation Ayushmann Khurrana supports Bhumi Pednekar's 'Climate Warrior', fights for water conservation
- June 06, 2020

But it is, it is a conceptual fact so large that we just can not comprehend it. Ayushmann has come forward to support actress Bhumi Pednekar's initiative Climate Warrior that is trying to raise awareness on several important issues plaguing our climate through a campaign called " One Wish For The Earth ". (more...)
SpaceX Launches Another Batch of Starlink Internet Satellites SpaceX Launches Another Batch of Starlink Internet Satellites
- June 06, 2020

SpaceX shipped the new batch of 60 Starlink satellites on the Falcon 9 rocket, which has already flown four times before this mission. The payment was negotiated two weeks before the initial mission of SpaceX's Falcon 9 launched a team to the ISS from USA soil - a feat that was set to end the need for purchasing seats on foreign rockets. (more...)
How to watch the Strawberry Full Moon online How to watch the Strawberry Full Moon online
- June 06, 2020

This year, the night of the Wolf Moon also saw a penumbral lunar eclipse take place. The moon will appear full for about three days around this time, from early Thursday morning into early Sunday morning, said NASA . In total the celestial spectacle - which was also a full moon and a supermoon - lasted five hours, 11 minutes and 33 seconds, with its maximum totality peaking at 5:12am. (more...)

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