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NASA Sets 1st All-Female Spacewalk After Suit Flap in Spring

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 08:16
The first all-female spacewalk is back on, six months after a suit-sizing flap led to an embarrassing cancellation. NASA announced Friday that the International Space Station's two women will pair up for a spacewalk later this month. Astronauts Christina Koch ...

This 'astronaut exercise' could help you become a better runner

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 08:15
If you're making an attempt to enhance your operating approach, you most likely really feel like you've tried each trick on the planet. So, if you're caught in a operating rut you could must look additional afield. Like outer area. Adidas has partnered with NASA's ...

Particle X17 Can Be Nature's Fifth Force

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 08:08
The universe is controlled by four fundamental forces. Not less than that is what physicists have lengthy thought. Now, nonetheless, a new analysis suggests that there is a fifth drive, a discovery that might spend a lot of contemporary physics. On Oct. 23 ...

Could dark carbon be hiding the true scale of ocean 'dead zones'?

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 08:03
Dr. Sabine Lengger, Lecturer in Organic Chemistry at the University of Plymouth. Credit: University of Plymouth. Dead zones within the world's oceans—where there is almost no oxygen to sustain life—could be expanding far quicker than currently thought, ...

Online prescribing 'must get safer'

Health News BBC - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 07:40
A UK coroner warns there could be more deaths unless regulation is tightened.

Health workers' strike: Nurses begin further 48 hours of action

Health News BBC - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 06:48
Members of the Royal College of Nursing are refusing to do things like working unpaid hours.

Scientists figure out how accumulating dust particles become planets

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 06:20
Scientists have developed a working theory for how small clumps of dust become big balls of debris and begin to form young planets. In protoplanetary disks, adhesion causes small particles of dust to stick together, just as it causes dust bunnies to form ...

Pig-monkey hybrids are born alive in China in world first

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 05:52
Scientists in China have created pig-monkey 'chimeras', looking like baby pigs, but with some primate cells, in a world first. Two piglet chimeras were born alive, but died within days, New Scientist reports. The research could lead to scientists being able to ...

Interstellar comet arriving in time for New Year

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 05:15
NEW YORK: It came out of the northern sky, a frozen breath of gas and dust from the genesis of some distant star, launched across the galaxy by the gravitational maelstroms that accompany the birth of worlds. It wandered in the deep freeze of interstellar ...

NASA Reveals How It Hunts Monster Asteroids In Pitch-Black Darkness Of Space

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 04:44
An astronomer from NASA explained how the agency uses one of its space telescopes to spot hard-to-see asteroids. This has become one of NASA's leading tools to hunt down asteroids that might pose a threat to Earth. Currently, the agency has numerous ...

Scientists Find New Organism That 'Eats' Space Rocks

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 03:58
Something tiny and lurking on Earth surprisingly loves eating space rocks. Scientists discovered ancient microbe that enjoys metals found in meteorites that crash-landed on the planet. The microorganism, described in the journal Scientific Reports, has been ...

NASA Apollo 17 Astronaut Reveals Important Factor For Moon Base To Succeed

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 03:53
A former NASA astronaut who participated in the Apollo 17 mission revealed what it would take for a settlement on the Moon to succeed. According to the astronaut, it has something to do with mining the Moon for a precious resource that can be used for ...

Last full moon of the decade to peak on 12/12 at 12:12 am

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 03:46
The last full moon of the decade is sure to be a show — and a treat for anyone who is feeling superstitious. According to the Farmers' Almanac, the last full moon of the decade will peak Thursday, December 12, at 12:12 a.m. EST. This month's full moon ...

Elon Musk's SpaceX warned: Your internet-beaming satellites disrupt astronomy

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 03:39
Satellites cast into low Earth circle by Elon Musk's rocket organization, SpaceX, are disturbing cosmology examine because of the vehicles' splendor in night skies and the issue could deteriorate except if configuration changes are made. SpaceX a month ago ...

NASA's Parker Solar Probe mission to 'touch the Sun' reveals star's secrets

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 03:33
In the early long stretches of Aug. 12, 2018, NASA's Parker Solar Probe impacted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on a United Launch Alliance Delta IV on its nervy voyage to the Sun. The $1.5 billion crucial taken humankind closer to the Sun than ...

Robot arrives on the space station to keep astronauts company

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 03:31
(CNN) -- On Sunday, SpaceX's Dragon capsule docked at the International Space Station, bringing supplies, experiments including "mighty mice" -- oh, and a friendly robot to keep the astronauts company for the next three years. CIMON-2 is the next ...

Hubble spots galaxy's dramatic details | Today's Image

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 03:29
On December 6, 2019 NASA released the Hubble Space Telescope image of the galaxy NGC 5468 – is located in the constellation Virgo, more than 130 million light years – that show a loose, open spiral patterns of galaxies in exquisite detail. NASA said in a ...

How Jupiter And Saturn Protect Earth From Killer Asteroids

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 03:28
Researchers from NASA were able to discover how gas giants such as Jupiter and Saturn can prevent planets like Earth from experiencing major asteroid impacts. Based on their findings, these gas giants seem to balance out the Solar System and protect ...

Mysterious lights hovering over Arizona on Sunday night puzzles residents

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 03:15
MESA, Ariz. — Mysterious lights hovering above Arizona have many wondering if it was a close encounter. "It was pretty bright, it was about straight up over here, and it went straight that way, stopped, and it didn't seem like it was too far," said DJ Maier and ...

NASA's hottest mission will discover more about sun's surface

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 12/10/2019 - 02:15
Artist's concept of the Parker Solar Probe spacecraft approaching the sun. Launched in 2018, Parker Solar Probe will provide new data on solar activity and make critical contributions to our ability to forecast major space-weather events that impact life on ...

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