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Research YouTube star dies in high-speed vehicle crash in California
Author: 0 YouTube star dies in high-speed vehicle crash in California

The crash killed two other people, a 43-year-old mother and her 12-year-old daughter, and seriously injured one more. What is known is this: Heitmann smashed his McLaren sports auto into another vehicle Thursday afternoon, killing a woman and her 12-year-old daughter.

Research Net Generation makes tennis match happen in outer space
Author: 0 Net Generation makes tennis match happen in outer space

He said: "The challenge is that anytime we move quickly or have to plant our feet or do something forceful with our bodies, it's truly tough because you can see if I let go of my feet I just start floating". The astronauts dedicated their game to the opening of a major tennis championship the US Open . He says the crew might have to invent some new rules.

Research Hurricane Lane’s Wrath Unleashes On Hawaii
Author: 0 Hurricane Lane’s Wrath Unleashes On Hawaii

The heavy rains forced major road closures on the island, and residents reported widespread flooding near Hilo Bayfront. "Life threatening flash floods". Long said he understands that Hawaii's grocers and food wholesalers have four to five days of food on the island on any given day, and to supplement that the federal government has brought in an additional five- to seven-day supply of food and other commodities.

Author: 0 This Purple Light is Not an Aurora. Let’s Call It STEVE!

They had occasionally noticed bright, thin streams of white and purple light running east to west in the Canadian night sky when they photographed the aurora . For their study, the research team analyzed a STEVE event that took place on March 28th, 2008, to see if it was produced in a similar fashion to an aurora.

Research Trump's EPA unveils weaker alternative to Obama power plant rule
Author: 0 Trump's EPA unveils weaker alternative to Obama power plant rule

Although efficiency upgrades would reduce the amount of carbon dioxide produced per unit of power, overall carbon emissions could increase if more efficient coal power plants are able to compete on price with natural gas. The new EPA policy has no national emissions reduction target and barely mentions climate change . The EPA's 289-page regulatory analysis acknowledged that every possible scenario under its proposal projects "small increases" in climate-changing emissions and some ...

Research Meet the mysterious light in the sky called STEVE
Author: 0 Meet the mysterious light in the sky called STEVE

To those who live in northern areas, STEVE is a sky glow that has been visible for decades now, but it was only this year that saw the phenomenon acknowledged and written about, which was in large part due to groups like the Alberta Aurora Chasers .

Research Hurricane watch issued as Lane nears Hawaiian islands
Author: 0 Hurricane watch issued as Lane nears Hawaiian islands

The National Weather Service says that Hurricane Lane headed toward Hawaii has been is now a Category 4 hurricane and that some weakening of the storm is forecast over the next two days. Flash flooding and landslides are expected, with total rain accumulations of 10 to 15 inches forecast; certain areas in Hawaii may be deluged with more than 20 inches of rain.

Research Hawaii braces for Category 5 Hurricane Lane
Author: 0 Hawaii braces for Category 5 Hurricane Lane

Hurricane Lane, weakening to a Category 4 storm as it pushes through the Pacific, is still as much as three days away from Hawaii but is already bringing heavy rain to the Big Island. As of the 1800 UTC analysis time, the cloud pattern had improved over the last several hours with clearing and warming in the eye, and convection becoming more symmetric around the eyewall.

Research Hawaii residents brace themselves as Hurricane Lane, now a category 4 storm
Author: 0 Hawaii residents brace themselves as Hurricane Lane, now a category 4 storm

The hurricane is about 500 miles (804 kilometres) southeast of Honolulu . Hurricane Lane could make landfall on any or multiple islands, and may bring strong winds, heavy rains, flooding, high surf and storm surges. Forecasters say hurricane-force winds will extend 40 miles from the center, while tropical-storm force winds can be felt 140 miles from the eye. The latest forecast model indicates Lane will remain a very strong, and unsafe storm and will maintain on its current track through ...

Research Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort guilty of 8 charges
Author: 0 Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort guilty of 8 charges

Among the charges he was found guilty of includes five counts of tax fraud, two counts of bank fraud, and failing to disclose foreign bank accounts. Manafort's former right-hand man, Rick Gates, testified for the prosecution. During his testimony, Gates, 46, acknowledged stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from Manafort and having an extramarital affair.

Research Hawaii residents brace themselves as hurricane strengthens
Author: 0 Hawaii residents brace themselves as hurricane strengthens

Lane's center is predicted to pass close to the island of Hawaii, also known as the "Big Island", and Maui, according to the Central Pacific Hurricane Center . Honolulu , the state's largest city and capital, is on the island of O'ahu. The gas lines were long at Costco in Kahului on Tuesday as Hurricane Lane approached the Hawaiian Islands.

Research Trump announces plans to gut another climate-change initiative
Author: 0 Trump announces plans to gut another climate-change initiative

And that may be optimistic, because any effort to make coal plants more efficient is likely to increase their importance in the overall power-generation system, meaning more dirty energy and potentially higher emissions. Trump's efforts to save coal have included everything from moving to pull out of the Paris Agreement on climate change to using national security law to propose intervening in electricity markets to protect coal.

Research Malcolm Turnbull: Australian PM survives leadership challenge
Author: 0 Malcolm Turnbull: Australian PM survives leadership challenge

Sky News is reporting that after Mr Turnbull called the spill, Mr Dutton put his hand up to challenge. Earlier on Tuesday Dutton resigned from Cabinet after the vote but the amount of support he gained a day after downplaying the possibility of a challenge surprised many commentators.

Research Met Éireann issues weather warning for the weekend
Author: 0 Met Éireann issues weather warning for the weekend

Harvey would regenerate in the western Gulf of Mexico four days later, slamming into the Texas coast just north of Corpus Christi as a Category 4 hurricane the night of August 25, then hovering for days across southeast Texas and leading to the heaviest and most widespread tropical cyclone rain event on record in USA history.

Research Trapped beetle unlocks the secret of pollination
Author: 0 Trapped beetle unlocks the secret of pollination

Added Dr Cai: "Our discovery indicates a probable ancient origin of beetle pollination of cycads at least in the Early Jurassic, long before angiosperm dominance and the radiation of flowering-plant pollinators later in the Cretaceous".

Research JUST IN: Subtropical Storm Ernesto forms
Author: 0 JUST IN: Subtropical Storm Ernesto forms

No impacts to land are expected with Ernesto. Hurricane season peaks in September and does not end until November 30th. The National Hurricane Center said Lane was centered about 1,135 east-southeast of Hilo and was moving west-northwest at 15 miles per hour.

Research Trump Pats Himself On The Back For Yanking Brennan's Security Clearance
Author: 0 Trump Pats Himself On The Back For Yanking Brennan's Security Clearance

Besides Gates, those signing the letter included former CIA directors William H. Webster, George J. Tenet, Porter Goss, Michael V. Hayden, Leon E. Panetta and David H. Brennan's lying and recent conduct characterized by increasingly frenzied commentary is wholly inconsistent with access to the nations' most closely held secrets", Trump said.

Research Met Office forecasts where Storm Ernesto will hit
Author: 0 Met Office forecasts where Storm Ernesto will hit

TS Lane is expected to strengthen rapidly, whipping up hurricane force winds by late Thursday or early Friday morning, likely becoming at least a Category 3 hurricane by the weekend. A southwards shift in the jet stream has allowed low pressure from the Atlantic Ocean to unleash cooler and wetter weather across the UK. The 5-day forecast track of Tropical Storm Lane, as of 5 a.m.

Research Risk for flooding Wednesday
Author: 0 Risk for flooding Wednesday

Slow-moving rain and storms along with heavy rain could lead to an increased flash flood risk. Storms are on the way for Teller county later today, mainly around 3 to 4pm. Temperatures will crest in the lower and middle 80s amid south breezes of 10 to 20 miles per hour. TUESDAY FORECAST DETAILS: Expect variably to mostly cloudy skies to deliver rounds of locally heavy showers and storms.

Research Toxic red tide butchers Florida tourism and wildlife
Author: 0 Toxic red tide butchers Florida tourism and wildlife

For all its horrific effects, the Red Tide is not a new phenomenon. The toxins are often fatal to marine life. Since 2011, Florida has invested more than $17.3 million through the Fish and Wildlife Research Institute (FWRI) in red tide research, including more than $5.5 million for a partnership with Mote Marine to study the causes of red tide.

Research On Independence Day, Modi promises Indian manned space mission
Author: 0 On Independence Day, Modi promises Indian manned space mission

Russia, the U.S. and China have so far sent astronauts into space aboard their own homegrown spacecraft. The ambitious human space mission is expected to cost about Rs 10,000 crore, in addition to the already spent Rs 300-crore in developing the technologies for the mission, like the crew module.

Research NASA spacecraft hurtles toward sun
Author: 0 NASA spacecraft hurtles toward sun

The Earth is 93 million miles away from the sun, and the Parker Probe will eventually get within 3.8 million miles of its surface, staying comfortably cool despite the extreme heat and radiation , and allowing scientists to vicariously explore the sun in a way never before possible.

Research NASA Launches Spacecraft for Closest-Ever Journey to the Sun
Author: 0 NASA Launches Spacecraft for Closest-Ever Journey to the Sun

Learning more about the solar wind also will help scientists better predict the effects of solar storms and the impact of the solar wind on Earth's magnetic field, wreaking havoc with communications, power grids and navigation. That's around 4 per cent of the distance between the earth and the sun. The $1.5 billion probe is named after Eugene Parker, 91, a University of Chicago physicist who theorized in 1958 that the sun creates a solar wind - a notion that his peers found ridiculous ...

Research Hope for clear skies in Cumbria for glimpse of meteor shower
Author: 0 Hope for clear skies in Cumbria for glimpse of meteor shower

STARGAZERS across the region are eagerly anticipating the arrival of the Perseid meteor shower , which will be at its best this weekend. Astronomers said hundreds of shooting stars will streak across the sky between August 12 and 13 in a display that may be visible around the world.

Research Teeth from ancient mega-shark discovered on Australian beach
Author: 0 Teeth from ancient mega-shark discovered on Australian beach

Most of the teeth belonged to Carcharocles angustidens , but in addition, they found something even more surprising - several teeth of a smaller shark, the sixgill shark (genus Hexanchus ). They'll be on display until October 7. Mullaly donated the teeth to Museums Victoria in Australia to keep as part of their collection. Researchers believe those teeth were left behind as a result of getting lodged in the carcass of the Great Jagged Narrow-Toothed Shark as smaller sharks fed on it ...

Research Nasa launches first ever solar probe to 'touch the sun'
Author: 0 Nasa launches first ever solar probe to 'touch the sun'

The spellbinding footage shows Parker's engines ignite propelling the probe towards the sun to start its seven-year-long mission to explore the Sun. If all works as planned, the inside of the spacecraft should stay at just 85 degrees Fahrenheit. The probe is set to make 24 passes through the corona collecting data.

Research Horoscope for Aug. 11, 2018
Author: 0 Horoscope for Aug. 11, 2018

The current solar eclipse ( surya grahan ) will be a partial solar eclipse . The solar eclipse will take place on August 11, 2018 and will be visible to only some parts of the globe- countries that lie in the northern hemisphere of the globe.

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