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Jun 28 2018

The world would view the Strawberry Moon 2018 in just sometime

Allen said stargazers will want to watch the moon rise and silhouette hills, buildings and trees, making the moon look larger-than-normal. Arguably the most breathtaking ...

Jun 28 2018

Stawberry moon to rise Wednesday

Other names for June's full moon include the Hot Moon for its association with the year's highest temperatures, and the Rose Moon for coinciding with blooming flowers. ...

Jun 22 2018

Puan, world's oldest Sumatran orangutan, dies at 62

However, some individuals were released into the wild. 54, and her offspring live in many zoos in the world, but also in the wild in the jungles of Sumatra. "It feels qui...

Jun 17 2018

Morocco King Mohammed VI instructs country to bid for 2030 world cup

As The Guardian reports, the joint application of the North American countries received 134 votes. Thank you for entrusting us with this privilege. The 57-year-old al...

Jun 17 2018

Antarctica Is Melting Three Times Faster Than a Decade Ago

But that has changed. The rate at which Antarctica is losing ice has more than doubled since 2012, according to the latest available data. And that ice is melting out a...

Jun 17 2018

Edmonton likely to host matches, as North America wins bid

US will host 60 of the 80 matches in 2026 with the remaining shared between their co-hosts. World Cup fans at the British Bulldog in Denver. This is a huge opportun...

Jun 16 2018

Selection of North American bid could bring tournament to Edmonton

Venues for the United bid will be picked from existing stadiums or new ones under construction. The contest had been expected to be close - thanks largely to Trump's ...

Jun 14 2018

Category 3 Hurricane Bud heads north off Mexican coast

Hurricane Bud on Monday strengthened into a category three storm in the Pacific off the Mexican coast, but was still expected to remain well offshore, United States and ...

Jun 14 2018

Farmers block oil refineries and depots across France

French farmers launched blockades of the country's 14 refineries and hundreds of Total S.A. fuel depots since Sunday evening to protest imports of low cost palm oil for...

Jun 13 2018

Forecasters tracking disturbed weather in Caribbean, little threat to us

Aletta is centered just over 500 miles south-southwest of Mexico's Baja California Peninsula. As of 5 p.m. ET, Bud had winds of 75 miles per hour and was moving to ...

Jun 11 2018

Tropical Storm Bud grows off Mexico's Pacific coast

In order for a hurricane to qualify as a Category 4 storm, it would have to produce winds between 130 to 156 miles per hour, according to NASA, and Aletta seems determine...

Jun 10 2018

'Our world is swamped by plastic'

Ministry of Environment participated on Tuesday in the 2018 World Environment Day under the theme " Beat Plastic Pollution ", which focuses on how plastic, one of the...

Jun 09 2018

NESREA holds rally against plastic pollution in Ibadan

The " Beat Plastic Pollution Walk" offered a great opportunity to demonstrate Rwanda's commitment to improving health and environment by ending the use of single-use ...

May 31 2018

Trans Mountain court action continues, John Horgan says

On Tuesday, Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced the $4.5-billion purchase of the Kinder Morgan assets at the Trans Mountain pipeline project. "The good news...

May 30 2018

Storm Alberto weakens as it makes landfall on Florida Panhandle

The Hurricane Center says a tropical storm warning is in effect from the Suwannee River in Florida to the Mississippi-Alabama state line. Meteorologists are calling it ...

May 29 2018

Canada to buy major pipeline to ensure it gets built

When the sale is finished, Canada will continue construction on its own, with plans to eventually sell it all in the future once market conditions improve. The B.C. gover...

May 29 2018

Ottawa Buying Trans Mountain Pipeline Assets for $4.5 billion

The plan includes the existing pipeline that's been in operation since 1953. "The federal government has reached an agreement with Kinder Morgan to purchase the Trans M...

May 29 2018

Astronaut and moonwalker Alan Bean dies at 86

Other times, he wanted to discuss items in the description he was writing to go with a painting. After retiring from the Navy in 1975 and NASA in 1981, respectively, ...

May 26 2018

SpaceX launches, releases NASA's GRACE-FO, Iridium Next satellites

Today's launch will be the 56th for the Falcon 9 family, and the 10th launch of a Falcon 9 this year, if you include the debut of the Falcon Heavy. The company's Fal...

May 26 2018

Florida, Gulf prepare for subtropical storm Alberto

The outlooks do provide decent generalized projections of storm numbers based on conditions in the tropics, and it makes sense that the more storms, the greater the cha...