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NASA moves ahead with cargo Dragon launch after Crew Dragon anomaly - SpaceNews
NASA still plans to launch a cargo version of a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft to the ISS next week as the investigation into a Crew Dragon explosion continues.
https://spacenews.com/nasa-moves-ahead-w...


There's still time to catch the 2019 Lyrid meteor shower - ABC News
An encore performance of the 2019 Lyrid meteor shower will happen Monday night.
https://abcnews.go.com/US/time-catch-201...


Researchers calculate decades of 'scary' Greenland ice melting - Phys.org
Measuring melting ice is a fairly precise business in 2019—thanks to satellites, weather stations and sophisticated climate models.
https://phys.org/news/2019-04-decades-sc...


NASA warns ‘beauty and the beast’ Northern Lights could wipe out power lines and electronics on Earth - The Sun
The spectacular snap was taken by astronomer Juan Carlos Casado back in 2016 but was selected as NASA’s Astronomy Picture of the day on Sunday.
https://www.thesun.co.uk/tech/8916154/na...


Earth Day 2019: Here's 10 Amazing NASA Photos of Earth from Space - Space.com
Celebrate Earth Day with photos of our planet's natural beauty.
https://www.space.com/earth-day-amazing-...


Turbulent Blobs in Earth’s Core May Explain Sudden Jerks in the Magnetic Field - Live Science
Here’s one explanation for why Earth’s magnetic field undergoes weird geomagnetic jerks every decade or so.
https://www.livescience.com/65291-geomag...


Blind People Really Do Have More Sensitive Hearing, MRI Study Finds - Gizmodo
A new study out Monday suggests that losing your sight early in life can lead to subtle alterations in the brain circuitry primarily responsible for hearing
https://gizmodo.com/blind-people-really-...


Defying the laws of physics? Engineers demonstrate bubbles of sand - Phys.org
The flow of granular materials, such as sand and catalytic particles used in chemical reactors, and enables a wide range of natural phenomena, from mudslides to volcanos, as well as a broad array of industrial processes, from pharmaceutical production to carb…
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NASA spots gigantic 'jellyfish' in space - New York Post
Jellyfish have been on Earth for approximately 500 million years, making them the longest surviving creature on the planet. But now, NASA has a “jellyfish” of its own in space. The gove…
https://nypost.com/2019/04/22/nasa-spots...


Neonics hinder bees' ability to fend off deadly mites, study reveals - Phys.org
A University of Guelph study is the first to uncover the impact of neonicotinoid pesticides on honey bees' ability to groom and rid themselves of deadly mites.
https://phys.org/news/2019-04-neonics-hi...


Elusive red sprites, like glowing jellyfish in the night sky, photographed in Oklahoma - Seattle Times
Have you ever seen a giant red jellyfish light up the night sky for a split second? If you have, you're not imagining things. You've just witnessed a lightning-like electrical discharge high in the atmosphere known as a sprite. Paul...
https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-worl...


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