Democratic Senators Send Fundraising Emails During Kavanaugh Hearing

Many of those conservatives he worked with enthusiastically support Judge Kavanaugh . "They will say anything, and are only looking to inflict pain and embarrassment to one of the most highly renowned jurists to ever appear before Congress. More..

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Senate Democrats Thought About Staging a Kavanaugh Walkout, Opted for Disruption Instead
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Senate Democrats Thought About Staging a Kavanaugh Walkout, Opted for Disruption Instead

They fear Kavanaugh will push the court to the right on abortion , guns and other issues, and that he will side with Trump in cases stemming from Mueller's investigation of Trump's 2016 campaign. By not stagin...More..

NASA Announces $1 Million CO2 Conversion Challenge
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

NASA Announces $1 Million CO2 Conversion Challenge

Notably, human being's survival on Mars is next to impossible considering the fact that the Red Planet's air is made up of 96 percent carbon dioxide and nearly next to no oxygen. They could be used as the fee...More..

Russia: Hole in space station was likely act of sabotage
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Russia: Hole in space station was likely act of sabotage

An astronaut ended up using his finger to temporarily plug it up. "If a cosmonaut pulled this unusual stunt - and that can't be ruled out - it's really bad", Maxim Surayev told Russian state news agency RIA ...More..

Dozens of elephants massacred after anti-poaching unit disarmed
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Dozens of elephants massacred after anti-poaching unit disarmed

Numerous dead elephants were ripped of their tusks, and left with mutilated skulls - a sign of poaching. The landlocked country was considered a last haven for elephants in Africa . "Until now Botswana's ele...More..

Here comes another one: Hurricane Florence forms in Atlantic
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Here comes another one: Hurricane Florence forms in Atlantic

Vessel traffic along the U.S. Gulf Coast on Tuesday was under restrictions ahead of Gordon. "The center of Gordon will approach the central Gulf Coast within the warning area late Tuesday or Tuesday night, ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Hurricane warning issued as Tropical Storm Gordon takes aim at Gulf Coast

Gordon's winds will likely reach category one hurricane strength tomorrow afternoon. Areas under a storm surge watch and storm surge warning. Tropical Storm Gordon is centered 50 miles (80 kilometres) off...More..

Major UK union backs calls for new Brexit referendum
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Major UK union backs calls for new Brexit referendum

The Stand Up 4 Brexit campaign is building momentum as Mr Johnson, the poster boy for the pro-Brexit camp, launched a scathing attack on Theresa May's plans in his weekly newspaper column in "The Daily Telegra...More..

Hole in International Space Station was drilled deliberately, says Russian space agency
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Hole in International Space Station was drilled deliberately, says Russian space agency

Astronauts used tape to seal the leak after it caused a small loss of pressure that was not life-threatening. That explanation, though, has now been discarded. The source added: "The person responsible for th...More..

Govts
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Govts "not ready" for Poland climate change talks - Fiji PM

While discussions have progressed modestly, the Bangkok meeting is seen as the last opportunity before COP24 to accelerate negotiations. Negotiators met to discuss technicalities of how countries monitor an...More..

Brexit feud between May and Johnson
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Brexit feud between May and Johnson

There's no new ideas in this article to respond to. Former Education Secretary Justine Greening labelled Chequers "less popular than the poll tax". But a source close to Johnson denied his involvement in th...More..

Elephants Found Dead In Wildlife Sanctuary
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Elephants Found Dead In Wildlife Sanctuary

The Botswana government disarmed its anti-poaching units in May - a month after President Mokgweetsi Masisi was sworn into office. Poachers are now going to Botswana , which is home to the world's largest ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Slooh to Host 'Mini' Full Moon Webcast Tonight

The moon's orbit around Earth is not shaped as a flawless circle. But it's a coincidence that this year's Strawberry Moon happens to be placed in the sky in the same direction as Saturn . The Strawberry Moon r...More..

Tropical Storm Gordon Develops Monday Morning
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Tropical Storm Gordon Develops Monday Morning

Sea-surface temperatures in the Gulf of Mexico are warm enough to support a tropical cyclone but may not be high enough for a storm to quickly strengthen. There's a system in the Caribbean that could affect our...More..

Mars Dust Storm Clears Raising Hope For Stalled NASA Rover
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Mars Dust Storm Clears Raising Hope For Stalled NASA Rover

The additional several months for passive listening are an allowance for the possibility that a Red Planet dust devil could come along and literally dust off Opportunity's solar arrays. If the team doesn't he...More..

Norman grows into Category 4 hurricane in Pacific
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Norman grows into Category 4 hurricane in Pacific

When NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Hurricane Norman on August 30 infrared data showed very cold storm tops around a 20 nautical-mile-wide eye. The hurricane is tracking towards the west-southwest, a direc...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

'Major transformation' ahead for Earth's ecosystems

In a study published Thursday in the journal Science , a multinational team of researchers studied fossil records and analyzed data from close to 600 websites to come up with a detailed analysis of how Earth's...More..

Hubble Telescope captures stunning images of Saturn’s north pole aurora
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Hubble Telescope captures stunning images of Saturn’s north pole aurora

The auroras of Saturn and different outer planets develop in a equivalent arrangement, however consequently of their atmospheres are mostly hydrogen, the sunshine produced is in the ultraviolet differ. The imag...More..

In reality, Rachel Notley got her wish on Kinder Morgan ruling
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

In reality, Rachel Notley got her wish on Kinder Morgan ruling

I'm angry", Notley told a news conference at the legislature Thursday night. "Alberta has done everything right and we have been let down". A Federal Court of Appeal decision Thursday overturned the app...More..

Obama Fires Subliminals At Trump In His Eulogy For John McCain
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Obama Fires Subliminals At Trump In His Eulogy For John McCain

McCain served in the Senate for more than 30 years and was the 2008 Republican presidential nominee against Obama. "It was not about what was going to make John McCain more famous, more important, wha...More..