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NASA, SpaceX Set To Launch Historic Mission In Just Hours | NBC Nightly News - NBC News
Astronauts will once again lift off from U.S. soil on an American rocket for a 19-hour trip to the space station. The mission also marks the first time a pri...

North Atlantic right whales are being weakened by commercial fishing nets, according to new study - Daily Mail
A comprehensive new study of North Atlantic right whales has found the species is significantly smaller and less healthy than southern right whales and could be wiped out in the next 20 years.

Elon Musk and SpaceX try to make history, plus everything else you missed: CNBC After Hours - CNBC’s MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day’s top business news headlines, and what to watch as the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep most of Americ...

Earth's magnetic field is weakening, could cause satellite problems - Business Insider - Business Insider
The magnetic field has weakened 9% over the last 200 years. A weak spot in the southern Atlantic, which has grown bigger every year, has split in two.

Scientists Record Rarely Heard Sounds Made by Narwhals - Gizmodo
Marine biologists, with help from Inuit whalers, have assembled an unprecedented collection of narwhal vocalizations, offering fresh insights into the behaviors of these near-mythical creatures.

MAVEN maps electric currents around mars that are fundamental to atmospheric loss -
Five years after NASA's MAVEN spacecraft entered into orbit around Mars, data from the mission has led to the creation of a map of electric current systems in the Martian atmosphere.

Novel insight reveals topological tangle in unexpected corner of the universe -
Just as a literature buff might explore a novel for recurring themes, physicists and mathematicians search for repeating structures present throughout nature.

Giant asteroid that killed the dinosaurs slammed into Earth at ‘deadliest possible angle,’ study reveals - Fox News
The gigantic asteroid that killed off the dinosaurs slammed into Earth at the "deadliest possible angle," new research claims.

Ancient 'ring of fire' galaxy found glaring at Earth across space and time -
This galaxy would have once looked a lot like the early Milky Way.

Why is our galaxy’s black hole blinking at us? - New York Post
The Moon revolves around the Earth, Earth revolves around the Sun, and the Sun — along with everything else in our galaxy — revolves around a supermassive black hole that sits at the very center. I…

The 'Cow' mystery strikes back: Two more rare, explosive events captured -
The 'Cow' is not alone; with the help of W. M. Keck Observatory on Maunakea in Hawaii, astronomers have discovered two more like it—the 'Koala' and a similar mysterious bright object called CSS161010. This trio of fast blue optical transients (FBOTs) appear t…

The evolutionary history of the Milky Way determined in more detail than ever - Nanowerk
An international team of astronomers has presented a study which shows the crucial role of the Sagittarius Dwarf Galaxy in the evolution of our galaxy. These results also hint that the Sun might have been formed due to one of the interactions of this nearby g…

Daily Crunch: SpaceX’s first astronaut launch is a ‘go’ - TechCrunch
SpaceX is giving astronauts a lift to the International Space Station, a new jailbreak can unlock any iPhone and a startup raises $250 million to reduce food waste. Here’s your Daily Crunch for May 26, 2020. 1. NASA and SpaceX confirm SpaceX’s first ever astr…

Astronomers create cloud atlas for hot, Jupiter-like exoplanets -
Giant planets in our solar system and circling other stars have exotic clouds unlike anything on Earth, and the gas giants orbiting close to their stars—so-called hot Jupiters—boast the most extreme.

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