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eu.usatoday.com — From cookouts to vacations, there are plenty of ways you can do your part to help the environment this summer. Summer may be many people’s favorite time of the year, but it’s not necessarily the best time for our planet. As temperatures rise, so do our energy and water use, as does our carbon footp…
03.08.2019 0 comments From Alex
eu.usatoday.com — Astronomers discovered a 'super-Earth' orbiting a dwarf sun 31 light-years away. If the planet has a thick atmosphere it may be able to support life. A potentially habitable 'super-Earth' has been discovered just 31 light-years away from our solar system, astronomers announced Wednesday.  The plan…
01.08.2019 0 comments From Alex
iflscience.com — Like most planets in our solar system, the Earth has its own magnetic field. Thanks to its largely molten iron core, our planet is in fact a bit like a bar magnet. It has a north and south magnetic pole, separate from the geographic poles, with a field connecting the two. This field protects our pla…
15.07.2019 0 comments From Alex
cnet.com — As far as the universe goes, Teegarden's star, a faint red-dwarf, is located pretty much next door. Astronomers have discovered two intriguing planets located in the star's habitable zone where they could possibly host liquid water. A research team led by the University of Gottingen in Germany anno…
19.06.2019 0 comments From Alex
axios.com — Boeing has told the Federal Aviation Administration that more than 300 of its 737 jets — including the grounded 737 Max aircraft — may contain faulty parts on the wing, the FAA announced in a statement Sunday. [W]e have determined that up to 148 parts manufactured by a Boeing sub-tier supplier are …
03.06.2019 0 comments From Alex
geekwire.com — Stratolaunch, the aerospace venture founded by the late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, sent the world’s biggest airplane into the air today for its first flight test. Full Article >>
14.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
nationalgeographic.com — Subtle shifts in the motion of the nearby star Proxima Centauri suggest that it may host not one but two alien worlds. Not just one, but two planets might be orbiting the nearest star to our sun, a small red dwarf called Proxima Centauri that’s about 4.24 light-years away. “We are pleased to sho…
13.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
ladbible.com — A scientific breakthrough could mean an end to long-haul flights after boffins discovered a way to stop engines from melting when they travel at 25 times the speed of sound. Specialists at Reaction Engines say they have created a 'pre-cooler', which worked at simulated speeds of Mach 3.3 - or 2,509…
08.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
townandcountrymag.com — The 2019 list of the best airlines in the world is available now. From the top domestic airline to the best airlines to fly internationally. It's no secret that air travel isn't the most glamorous—or comfortable—experience. We've all heard the horror stories about inexplicable delays, questionable …
21.03.2019 0 comments From Alex
universetoday.com — Looking to the future, NASA and other space agencies have high hopes for the field of extra-solar planet research. In the past decade, the number of known exoplanets has reached just shy of 4000, and many more are expected to be found once next-generations telescopes are put into service. And with s…
17.03.2019 0 comments From Alex