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Cooke recommends steering clear of bright city lights in order to get the best view. And if you're intrepid enough to travel to a dark sky park , here are some of the absolute best in the United States. When observed from the Earth the meteors only appear to be bursting out from the constellation but in reality the Perseus has no bearing on the Swift-Tuttle debris.
  • 'Blood Moon' Visible From Just One Place in North America

    'Blood Moon' Visible From Just One Place in North America

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    The best vantage point to watch the blood moon will be anywhere with an unobstructed view to the west. People in Asia, Middle East and Africa will have the best view of the eclipse and those in Europe, South America and Australia will see partial views.
  • Don't miss your date with century's longest Lunar Eclipse today..

    Don't miss your date with century's longest Lunar Eclipse today..

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    Astrophysics professor Tim O'Brien said: "You need to have a clear south-eastern horizon as the moon comes up so we low-down in the south-east". The effect of the atmosphere is to bend the light from each celestial object by about half a degree, which also happens to be their apparent diameters in the sky.
  • Longest lunar eclipse of the century to happen Friday

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    Why is it such a big deal? Unlike solar eclipses , which last a few minutes, lunar eclipses last three hours or longer. Dr Brown said: 'At this time, the moon passes into the shadow of the Earth, blocking the light from the sun. But let me explain what happens. BSS will host a seminar on lunar eclipse addressed by senior scientist Jayant Murthy of the Indian Institute of Astrophysics, to dismiss myths and superstitions.
  • Longest lunar eclipse of the century arrives this Friday evening

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    Lunar eclipses occur from two to four times a year, but not all of them are visible . The total eclipse would be visible over most of Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and South America on Friday and Saturday. The professor, however, said that the next total lunar eclipse that would be visible in Nigeria would occur on January 21, 2019. Sometimes they are penumbral eclipses , where the moon passes through Earth's fainter outer shadow , which isn't quite visible to the human eye.
  • French skies mostly clear for Friday's lunar eclipse

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    The Moon will take three hours and 55 minutes to cross the Earth's dark shadow during its sojourn. Because of the moon's position in its orbit around Earth, the eclipse's total phase will last for 103 minutes, which is almost the maximum possible duration.
  • Rare Celestial treat: Longest total Lunar Eclipse of century falls tomorrow

    Rare Celestial treat: Longest total Lunar Eclipse of century falls tomorrow

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    The eclipse will be visible in the regions covering Australia, Asia, Russia - except the northern part, Africa, Europe, east of South America and Antarctica. Mars will more likely appear as a very bright star. No glasses are needed for the lunar eclipse due to its dimmer colour. For thousands of years, different civilisations have associated the Blood Moon with catastrophic changes and apocalyptic disasters.
  • Large Underground Lake Detected Below Mars Ice Cap, Study Says

    Large Underground Lake Detected Below Mars Ice Cap, Study Says

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    With such encouraging results now published , those involved with the hunt are sure to be emboldened. On Earth, microbial life persists down in the dark, frigid waters of one such lake. Until now, the stuff has only been found in the form of ice and in small quantities in the atmosphere. The weight of kilometres worth of ice above it could also be keeping the water in a liquid state, the researchers say.
  • Large Liquid Water Lake Just Discovered Beneath the Surface of Mars

    Large Liquid Water Lake Just Discovered Beneath the Surface of Mars

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    Alan Duffy, an astronomer from Swinburne University and the lead scientist of Australia's Science Channel, says the liquid water is not a lake that you would want to swim in. "The problem is that this water is located 1.5km underneath the South Pole, so there is an bad lot of ice to be drilled to before you reach this liquid water", he added.
  • 10 new moons discovered around Jupiter, but something unusual is going on

    10 new moons discovered around Jupiter, but something unusual is going on

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    If we were to host a system-wide beauty contest among the planets and accepted natural satellites as a valid skill, Jupiter would have a pretty unfair advantage. The two others are among a closer, inner group that orbit in the prograde , or same direction. Valetudo is the goddess of health and hygiene, which can not help with this little oddball moon's self-confidence.
  • White House, State Department at odds over Putin's interview proposal

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    USA law enforcement agents, lawmakers and officials are also mentioned. It's happened before: Trump says something impolitic or outrageous, takes a half-step of a walk-back, and then lands about where he started - usually louder than ever. U.S. President Donald Trump said in a television interview on Wednesday he accepted Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats' assessment that Russian Federation continues to be a threat to U.S.
  • In a cosmic first, scientists detect 'ghost particles'

    In a cosmic first, scientists detect 'ghost particles'

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    When researchers pointed a variety of instruments in the direction from which the neutrino came, they located an extremely powerful blazar . This evidence made the scientists believe that the neutrino actually belongs to some place outside our galaxy .
  • Century's longest lunar eclipse on July 27-28

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    To help prevent side effects, during the time of eclipse , Shiv Chalisa should be read, the needy should donate food and basil leaves should be eaten.Scientific and astronomers recommend that seeing a solar eclipse through the naked eye is unsafe and it can also damage the sight.
  • President Trump picks Judge Brett Kavanaugh

    President Trump picks Judge Brett Kavanaugh

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    That's because Justice Anthony Kennedy , whom Kavanaugh would succeed, typically voted in favor of business interests. Kavanaugh's opinion on controversial cases, such as abortion , are less known. Manchin, Donnelly and Heitkamp were the only Democrats who voted past year to confirm Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Of the 28 percent would like to see the ruling reversed, 51 percent were Republicans and 13 percent were Democrats.
  • Hurricane Chris forms off East Coast

    Hurricane Chris forms off East Coast

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    The Category 2 storm, which was churning out winds in excess of 155 kilometres per hour, was expected to track south of Nova Scotia early Thursday before possibly making landfall in eastern Newfoundland later in the day. By late week, Chris will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of Atlantic Canada. The National Hurricane Center's latest briefing said its maximum sustained winds have increased to almost 85 miles per hour with higher gusts.
  • Starr reacts to Kavanaugh nomination

    Starr reacts to Kavanaugh nomination

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    And that may be the problem . The law never went into effect and has been stalled in lower courts for years. They're energized, outraged and ready to fight. "Trump has been unequivocal that he intends to appoint a justice who will overturn Roe v wade", said Clarke. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn. "If he is unwilling to state that he will recuse himself, I think everyone should really reconsider whether they can support this nominee".
  • Brett Kavanaugh and the Midterm Effect

    Brett Kavanaugh and the Midterm Effect

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    Kenneth Starr's investigative report concerning the death of former President Bill Clinton's aide, Vince Foster, and the 11 grounds for Clinton's impeachment, was co-authored by Kavanaugh. Kavanaugh disappointed social conservatives in a 2017 case involving a pregnant teenage immigrant in federal custody who wanted an abortion . If McCaskill, Heitkamp, Donnelly and Manchin vote against confirmation and the GOP comes up a single vote short, each one of the vulnerable Democrats becomes the ...
  • Senator Graham Slams Democratic Dissent of Kavanaugh

    Senator Graham Slams Democratic Dissent of Kavanaugh

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    Supreme Court appointments are for life. Richard Primus, the Theodore J. St. Antoine Collegiate Professor of Law at the University of MI, said absent an unexpected change in the composition of the Senate or a scandal, it's likely Kavanaugh will be confirmed despite any Democratic opposition.
  • Abe visiting flood-hit western Japan as deaths reach 176

    Abe visiting flood-hit western Japan as deaths reach 176

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    Torrential rain unleashed floods and landslides in western Japan last week, bringing death and destruction in particular to neighbourhoods built decades ago near steep slopes. In the town of Saka, Eiichi Tsuiki opted to stay in his home, and survived only by moving to the top floor as flood waters rose, washing away cars outside.
  • Beryl expected to weaken as it moves into Caribbean

    Beryl expected to weaken as it moves into Caribbean

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    Hurricane Beryl is the first hurricane of the season after forming in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 10 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 35 miles. A tropical system developed into Hurricane Beryl on Friday. At 5 p.m. EDT, the storm was centered about 230 miles (370.13 kilometers) south-southeast of Cape Hatteras with maximum sustained winds of 30 mph (48 kph).
  • EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Resigns

    EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Resigns

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    Meanwhile, activists argued Mr Pruitt's policies of moving to boost fossil fuel production and rollback regulations opposed by corporate interests had endangered the environment. In a statement, Tim Huelskamp, president and CEO of the conservative Heartland Institute said, " Scott Pruitt has been the most effective member of Trump's administration despite the controversies he generated".
  • Scott Pruitt resigns as EPA Administrator

    Scott Pruitt resigns as EPA Administrator

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    The progressive group Credo Action on Thursday celebrated news of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt's resignation , saying his departure was a "victory for everyone who cares about the environment". "Record clean Air & Water while saving USA Billions of Dollars". "We have made tremendous progress and the future of the EPA is very bright!" According to CNN , advisers dismissed the proposal, but Trump floated replacing Sessions with Pruitt as recently as April.
  • AccuWeather Alert: Excessive heat warning in effect

    AccuWeather Alert: Excessive heat warning in effect

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    Heat exhaustion is when someone might feel faint, have excessive sweating, be cool and pale with clammy skin, feel nauseous, have a rapid or weak pulse and have muscle cramps. Due to the forecast of extreme heat , organizers of Friday's annual Path to College Walk in Minneapolis announced Thursday night that the 3.5-mile route will be shortened.
  • Trump has list of 25 possible Supreme Court nominees

    Trump has list of 25 possible Supreme Court nominees

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    Barring some unforeseen miss in the background check, the nominee will be confirmed, and probably with votes to spare given how many Senate Democrats are facing stiff reelection in states carried by President Trump . "It has been the greatest honor and privilege to serve our nation in the federal judiciary for 43 years, 30 of those on the Supreme Court", Kennedy said in a statement at the close of the court's term, indicating a desire to spend more time with his family.
  • Trump says he'll announce Supreme Court nominee on July 9

    Trump says he'll announce Supreme Court nominee on July 9

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    The full interview with President Trump will air at 10 a.m. ET on 'Sunday Morning Futures' on Fox News Channel. As I noted in the first post I wrote about Trump's ties to Russian Federation and Vladimir Putin back on July 23rd, 2016, by the mid-90s, every major U.S.
  • Heat warning issued ahead of sweltering Canada Day long weekend

    Heat warning issued ahead of sweltering Canada Day long weekend

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    The fire is 0 percent contained, and some evacuations remain in place for parts of that county. Second, the position of the jet stream is creating an unusually strong river of heat and moisture from the southwest. By 9:30 a.m., the number was down to 2,150, with close to 25 percent of the town of Ashford without power. THURSDAY: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, humid.
  • See the Longest Lunar Eclipse of This Century

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    People within the scientific community also refer to the Blood Moon prophecy as a myth. The moon will have a red tinge to it, making it a picture-worthy moment across the globe. You are safe to travel on anywhere on the earth surface on Lunar Ecplise and not on the Solar Ecplise with the close approach. When will the eclipse occur? This will be the fourth of five eclipses this year and the second of the lunar variety.
  • Retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's Jewish legacy

    Retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's Jewish legacy

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    The opinions expressed in this commentary are exclusively those of the author. Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement is setting off a momentous confirmation battle for President Donald Trump's next Supreme Court nominee that is certain to consume the Senate, inflame partisan tensions and shape the outcome of the midterm elections.
  • Antarctic ice loss increases to 200 billion tonnes a year

    Antarctic ice loss increases to 200 billion tonnes a year

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    Time is rapidly running out to save Antarctica and the rest of the world from the catastrophic runaway effects of climate change , scientists have warned. The ice sheet mass balance inter-comparison exercise (IMBIE) is an worldwide effort: a team of 84 polar scientists from 44 organisations, including both of us, working together to provide a single, global record of ice loss from Earth's polar ice sheets.
  • Potential building blocks of life found on Mars

    Potential building blocks of life found on Mars

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    In two studies published today (June 7) in the journal Science , researchers from NASA reported the largest amount of organic matter on Mars ever obtained by the Curiosity rover. Bottom line: NASA's Curiosity rover has found evidence preserved in Martian rocks, suggesting the planet could have supported ancient life. The new study reveals the discovery of complex and diverse organic compounds in more detail, however.
  • Plastic bans can work, but need planning and enforcement

    Plastic bans can work, but need planning and enforcement

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    Naysan Sahba, director of the UN Environment Program's Division of Communications and Public Information, said India is "very active" in tackling issues related to environmental pollution . Bhubaneswar: Marking the World Environment Day noted sand artist Manas Sahoo has created a sand sculpture in Puri depicting the importance of protecting the environment.
  • Apple presenta iOS 12 para dar nueva vida a los iPhone antiguos

    Apple presenta iOS 12 para dar nueva vida a los iPhone antiguos

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    El jefe de software de Mac , Craig Federighi , anunció además que el año que viene será más sencillo pasar apps de iOS a la computadora Mac . Apple ha apostado con fuerza por esta tecnología con la llegada de un nuevo formato de archivo: USDZ . La compañía subrayó además que el nuevo sistema para el iPhone también acelerará aparatos más viejos por el hecho de que el software administra mejor los recursos.
  • N.L. premier pleased Ottawa buying Kinder Morgan pipeline

    N.L. premier pleased Ottawa buying Kinder Morgan pipeline

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    Canada's government has reached an agreement to purchase Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain oil pipeline, paving the way for an expansion that would triple its capacity. Morneau said that while the government will listen to bidders for the pipeline in the short-term, its sale will depend on being certain that it will get built.
  • YouTube Music: New Music Streaming Service will be Launched this Week

    YouTube Music: New Music Streaming Service will be Launched this Week

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    The big difference with Google's new plan, however, is that all of the non-music features included with YouTube Red will now cost extra. YouTube remains the No. We have actually been hearing rumors that a new YouTube music streaming service was in the works and now it looks like it is finally here. Anyone who already has a Google Play Music subscription gets YouTube Music as part of that membership.
  • Watch the OnePlus 6 event live stream right here starting at 12PM

    Watch the OnePlus 6 event live stream right here starting at 12PM

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    OnePlus 6 price and availability OnePlus 6 comes in three variants based on their RAM and storage options. On Wednesday, OnePlus officially announced its new flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 6 . For selfies, you will find a 16-megapixel camera . Other specifications include dual SIM slot, USB Type-C port with fast charge support, WiFi ac, Bluetooth 5.0, Global Positioning System and NFC.
  • How To Use Your CBSMiami Royal Wedding Facebook Filter

    How To Use Your CBSMiami Royal Wedding Facebook Filter

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    And now his father has claimed that the stress of the open letter played a part in his health issues, when speaking to the US publication. Harry has since cleaned up his act, becoming one of the best-loved royals of the bunch, but perhaps he hasn't entirely shaken off his wild side.
  • Meghan Markle's Father Will No Longer Attend The Royal Wedding

    Meghan Markle's Father Will No Longer Attend The Royal Wedding

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    His decision raises the possibility Meghan's mother Doria Ragland will walk their daughter down the aisle at Windsor Castle. But on Monday, Thomas Markle told TMZ that he was no longer planning to attend the wedding, several days after he had suffered a heart attack and confirmed that he'd taken staged paparazzi photos of himself getting ready for the weekend.
  • Explosive RAGE 2 Gameplay Trailer Released By Bethesda

    Explosive RAGE 2 Gameplay Trailer Released By Bethesda

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    In the game you play as Walker, the last Ranger , on his quest to topple an evil regime. You can expect the game to hit PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC. As if the gangs and mutants aren't enough, Walker also has to contend with the Authority , returning antagonists from the first game who threaten anything good remaining in the world.
  • Honor 10 Announced : Beauty In AI

    Honor 10 Announced : Beauty In AI

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    The phone has also been launched in India at the same time. The phone is powered by a 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 processor with Adreno 506 GPU . Honor is one of our favourite smartphone brands. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more details! "That's what we work hard for everyday at Honor ", said George Zhao, President of Honor .
  • Another Buttler special gives RR comfortable win

    Another Buttler special gives RR comfortable win

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    They had earlier thrashed Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets on Sunday . It was also Rajasthan's first win at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai in five attempts since 2012. Decent contributions from the top six batsmen, and especially from Ishan Kishan (62 from 21 balls), helped Mumbai get 210 runs on board against Kolkata Knight Riders.