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by | September 03, 2019 | 16:27

Regardless of the exact track of Dorian's center, life-threatening storm surge and risky hurricane-force winds are expected along portions of the Florida east coast and the coasts of Georgia and SC. There is still some uncertainty in Dorian's forecast track. "All it has to do is jog a little bit west and you have a full-on hurricane rolling through Florida", he said.

by | September 03, 2019 | 15:53

People's Daily additionally described the extraterrestrial slime as being "unusually colored", but did not clarify what exactly that Lovecraftian statement meant. I know you're thinking aliens but Andrew Jones, a journalist reporting on the Chinese space program, wrote one possible explanation thrown up by other researchers is that the gel-like substance is melt glass, created after a meteor strike.

by | September 03, 2019 | 09:39

On September 4, the health of all the sensors and payloads of Vikram Lander will be examined by September 6, after changing the moon's orbit for the second time, i.e. Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself will be present at ISRO headquarters to witness the event of Chandrayaan-2 landing on the lunar surface. A successful mission will make India the fourth country after Russian Federation, the U.S.

by | September 03, 2019 | 01:10

The good news is that it will likely avoid all of the Caribbean and Atlantic islands, avoiding direct impact to the Turks and Caicos Islands and Bahamas. What is a state of emergency? "With Hurricane Dorian strengthening, I have sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting that he declare a pre-landfall disaster for all of Florida's 67 counties".

by | September 02, 2019 | 14:28

Hurricane warnings have been issued for part of Florida's east coast as Dorian slowly moves closer. Authorities in Florida also ordered mandatory evacuations in some vulnerable coastal areas. A storm-surge watch was in effect for the area between Deerfield Beach and Lantana, and for Volusia County. The storm's path might take it north before it makes landfall on United States territory, albeit with very little room to spare.

by | September 02, 2019 | 09:40

Gordon racked up 885 yards on 175 carries to go along with 50 receptions for 490 yards receiving and 14 total touchdowns during the 2018 season. On the same day that the Houston Texans traded Jadeveon Clowney , reports surfaced that the Los Angeles Chargers are allowing Gordon to seek a potential trade partner of his own.

by | September 01, 2019 | 23:38

They put up quality at-bats and I don't think it gives the pitcher a break when he gets out of the top of the lineup". Meanwhile, despite one of the worst seasons in club history, Jays manager Charlie Montoyo will implore his team to battle hard down the stretch.

by | September 01, 2019 | 23:01

Thunberg, the teenager whose school climate strikes have ignited a global youth-led movement, said that her journey to NY on a solar-powered yacht was symbolic of the lengths young people will take to confront the climate crisis. Thunberg is in NY to participate in the Youth Climate Summit and the Climate Action Summit at the United Nations Headquarters next month. "I can't convince everyone".

by | September 01, 2019 | 19:09

News reports that city officials directed the scooter companies Bird, Bolt, Jump (owned by Uber ), Lime, Lyft and Spin to remove all scooters by noon Friday. The Miami-based National Hurricane Center said Dorian was packing maximum sustained winds of 225km/h as it churned an unpredictable path toward Florida.

by | September 01, 2019 | 18:32

The update that came on day 38 after launch stated, "The third lunar-bound orbit manoeuvre of Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft was performed successfully today (August 28) beginning at 0904 hours IST using the onboard propulsion system". Chandrayaan-2 is India's first expedition to attempt a soft landing on the moon. All this was under the control from the Mission Operations Complex at ISTRAC (ISRO Telemetry, Tracking and Command Network) in Bengaluru .

by | September 01, 2019 | 16:27

To recall, earlier this week on Wednesday, Chandrayaan-2 had completed its third orbit manoeuvre or Lunar Bound Phase 3 (LBN#3) after which the spacecraft got placed in the orbit that was 179 km away from the Moon's surface at its nearest point and 1,412 km at its farthest.

by | September 01, 2019 | 16:20

Epic Games has announced eight more games coming to their storefront ahead of their showcase at PAX West this week, demonstrating that their exclusive-based strategy remains alive and well. The company will still have some Steam releases, like Iron Harvest that comes this September. Back in February, Kundratitz said much the same when it was revealed that Metro Exodus was leaving Steam for Epic .

by | August 31, 2019 | 20:17

Obama's administration had argued that its Environmental Protection Agency and Interior Department could require oil and gas producers to search for and stop methane leaks at their sites under the Clean Air Act. Don Santa, president and CEO of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, did not directly address the proposal in a statement Thursday, instead focusing on voluntary steps to limit methane leakage.

by | August 31, 2019 | 19:25

But because of the difficulty of predicting its course this far ahead, the "cone of uncertainty" covered almost the entire state. "One of the biggest concerns with a slow-moving hurricane like Dorian is that the risky weather will last a few days - that's strong winds, heavy rainfall and storm surge", said FOX 35 Meteorologist Kristin Giannas.

by | August 31, 2019 | 19:03

Wind conditions consistent with a hurricane can be expected in the northwestern Bahamas by Sunday , with winds accelerating starting on Saturday night. Hours earlier, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp declared a state of emergency in 12 counties. Millions of people in Florida, along with the state's Walt Disney World and President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort, are in the potential crosshairs of the storm.

by | August 31, 2019 | 15:43

There's a chance for all of the state to be able to see the Northern Lights on Saturday . Secondary locations with a "legitimate" shot at observing them include Omaha, Des Moines, Chicago, Milwaukee, South Bend, Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Grand Rapids, Detroit, Columbus, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Buffalo, New York City, and Boston.

by | August 31, 2019 | 14:40

The next step is to electrically connect the telescope and test it out. Engineers at the Northrop Grumman facility in Redondo Beach, California mechanically joined the observatory's telescope element, which includes its mirrors and instruments, with the spacecraft bus and sunshield.

by | August 31, 2019 | 13:58

If it makes landfall as a Category 4 storm on Monday as forecast, with sustained winds of around 130 miles per hour, it will be the strongest hurricane to strike Florida's East Coast since Andrew in 1992, according to CNN Meteorologist Brandon Miller.

by | August 30, 2019 | 12:29

Don't worry, the games couldn't be more different, but if you absolutely have to compare Control to anything from Remedy's back catalogue I guess it's more like a Max Payne, with time-altering, shooting, brooding monologues, and trippy twists and turns.

by | August 30, 2019 | 11:08

Elon Musk has tweeted that he was embarrassed by the aborted flight attempt by Starhopper , the experimental rocket ship his company SpaceX is using as a prototype for its Mars-bound vehicle Starship. Musk has said this will be the final test flight for this particular prototype, and that it will be converted into a test stand for Starship's Raptor engines.