Sci-tech

by | August 29, 2018 | 19:28

Roger Lars, the Mayor of Landévennec, a commune in northwestern France, issued an ordinance that has banned swimming and diving into the village shoreline when the dolphin is around, The Telegraph reported yesterday, August 27. The last straw appeared to come last week when the dolphin tossed a young woman bather in the air with its nose. The mayor said the ban would be enforced wherever the dolphin's presence is confirmed, and getting closer than 50 meters to the animal is not allowed.

by | August 29, 2018 | 17:56

Opponents' arguments range from fear that the legislation gives judges too much power to worry that unsafe suspects will walk out the door never to return for trial. Prosecutors have alleged the group was training children to use firearms for an anti-government mission and are fighting to keep the suspects from being released .

by | August 29, 2018 | 16:55

The National Weather Service wants you to stay inside Wednesday . The easiest thing you can do is stay indoors with air conditioning, but if you have to be outside for work or other strenuous activity, drink extra water and take extra breaks.

by | August 29, 2018 | 08:11

John McCain's death , President Donald Trump said he respected the senator's "service to our country" and has signed a proclamation to fly the US flag at half-staff until his burial. Davis choked up a several points as he read McCain's words. President Donald Trump issued a statement on August 27, about the passing of Sen.

by | August 28, 2018 | 01:05

Turnbull on Sunday praised Bishop, saying she "has been and remains an inspiring role model for women here and around the world". Tony Abbott has stared down calls for him to retire from public life but has cast doubt on the offer from the prime minister, Scott Morrison, to make him the special envoy for Indigenous affairs, questioning whether it is a "fair dinkum" role.

by | August 26, 2018 | 23:37

The other one is quite trendy, considering the global "selfie" phenomenon. There are now 30 eye-catching images to choose from, including distant star clusters such as the Crab Nebula , Cassiopeia A and the Helix Nebula, and Nasa says more images from human spaceflight missions will be added in the future.

by | August 26, 2018 | 16:11

NASA is all set with its next mission to understand the cause of melting ice sheets . NASA's Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite-2 or ICESat-2 would measure the annual elevation changes of the ice sheets covering Antarctica and Greenland.

by | August 26, 2018 | 04:11

But as trade winds finally began to nudge the storm off to the west, away from land, the National Weather Service (NWS) lifted all remaining tropical storm warnings and watch advisories for the state of Hawaii. The turn of events was welcomed by residents who spent much of the past few days stocking up on food, water, gasoline and batteries and boarding up their windows.

by | August 25, 2018 | 23:54

Hawaii County firefighters, who were in touch with the home's owner, chose to evacuate the group before the water rose further. The last major storm to hit was Iniki in 1992. It now appears more likely the storm will take the offshore track. It was forecast to turn west on Saturday, lose more of its punch and move more quickly.

by | August 25, 2018 | 23:24

The San Diego Medical Examiner confirmed Heitmann died due to "blunt force trauma". It said the two other victims in the SUV were a 43-year-old woman and a 12-year-old girl, but it did not release their identities. He first gained popularity as a player of Counter Strike: Global Offensive , a first person video game. Students told KSWB Heitmann was known to drive the luxury English sports vehicle.

by | August 25, 2018 | 22:44

Even if the centre of Lane doesn't make landfall , the islands could be walloped with rain and wind. Large waves are already being experienced along the eastern edge of Hawaii, with a "sizable swell already propagating out from this storm, which is now impacting the eastern exposures throughout the Hawaiian Islands, showing strongest along the Hilo Side of the Big Island", according to Jonathan Warren, lead forecaster for Surfline.com.

by | August 25, 2018 | 11:46

The commander of the expedition drew Feustel with teammates Ricky Arnold, Serena aunon the Chancellor and Alexander Gershom tried to control the movement of ball rackets without earth's gravity. There is no gravity on the ISS, meaning balls behaved totally differently. So they wanted to attract the attention of tennis players to the problems of space exploration.

by | August 25, 2018 | 08:13

Named Aeolus after the ruler of the winds in Greek mythology, the satellite was built in the United Kingdom and will be launched from the ESA facility in Kourour in French Guiana. Aeolus will measure winds around the globe from the surface of the Earth up into the stratosphere, to an altitude of 19 miles. Instead, the Aeolus satellite's ALADIN will emit an ultraviolet laser beam through the Earth's atmosphere and measure the reflected return signal from particles, or aerosols in the ...

by | August 24, 2018 | 23:53

The extremely broad ribs are spread out to the sides forming a wide, oval-shaped body just like a modern-day turtle. "This creature was over six feet long, it had a unusual disc-like body and a long tail, and the anterior part of its jaws developed into this odd beak", explained Field Museum paleontologist Oliver Rieppel, a co-author on the new study.

by | August 24, 2018 | 19:10

NASA lunar scientist Sarah Noble told Reuters separately by phone that it is still unknown much ice is actually present on the moon and how easy it would be to extract in sufficient quantities to be of practical use. The conceivable outcomes of a lunar base of some kind are genuine, and if there's as of now water (yet solidified) on the Moon's shafts, it could possibly be utilized as an asset for future missions.

by | August 24, 2018 | 18:10

University of California, San Diego, political scientist Thad Kousser said Hunter would be on safe ground if the race centered on the Trump agenda in an area with a Republican pedigree. The campaign of his Democratic opponent, Ammar Campa-Najjar, has already referenced the case in several news releases this week, and Campa-Najjar was on hand at the courthouse on Thursday, briefly addressing reporters and protesters.

by | August 24, 2018 | 17:47

By being lazy, you can now argue you are effectively postponing the extinction of your species (they can all thank you later). The findings, published this week in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences , suggest laziness is an effective longterm survival strategy.

by | August 24, 2018 | 17:13

The president ordered federal assistance to aid the state and local response efforts to Hurricane Lane , which strengthened as it approached Hawaii . Tropical storm force winds (39-73 mph) stretch out to 140 miles, so even if the hurricane doesn't make landfall, it could have widespread impact. Airlines have canceled some flights out of Hawaii as Lane neared the state.

by | August 24, 2018 | 14:27

Following their exchange on Tuesday, Hickam confirmed in a blog post that Naomi had lost her internship at NASA . Naomi then replied: "Suck my d**k and b***s I'm working at NASA ". "So I tweeted to her one word: "Language" and meant to leave it at that", he wrote. "Because it reflects who you're and you might just never know who is seeing it".

by | August 24, 2018 | 11:57

Damaging tropical storm-force winds could arrive on the Big Island early Thursday, with unsafe hurricane force expected in some areas later. Federal officials say Hurricane Lane remains a powerful, category 4 storm that will have a major impact on the Hawaiian islands and they're urging residents to "heed all warnings".