An unmanned NASA spacecraft traveling to a distant asteroid veered toward Earth for a gravitational slingshot maneuver that will better aim it toward the Sun-orbiting space rock, Bennu, the US space.. DNA
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The Southern Ocean is key to Earth's climate, but the same gusting winds, big waves and strong currents that are important to ocean physics make it perilous for.. Terra Daily Also reported by •Science Daily
By Lianne Ryan/Katy Gill An ultra-rare white humpback whale known as the ‘holy grail of whale watching’ has been spotted off Australia’s east coast. Infamous.. Source: Rumble -
Engineers at the German Aerospace Center are preparing to build a high-tech farm that will allow people in Antarctica to harvest produce. According to reports, the farm will feature a year-round.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Two months ago, a trillion ton iceberg tore itself loose from Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf, exposing an area that's been covered in ice for the past 120,000 years, and the world's research community.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
ANTARCTICA — A massive iceberg around the size of Delaware has broken off from Antarctica and is now floating out to sea.
Recent satellite photos show the A68 iceberg appearing to move away from.. Source: TomoNews US -
You can find house cats on every continent except Antarctica. But that wasn't always the case. How did cats make it across oceans and into households worldwide?
The secret lies in ancient cat.. Business Insider
Launched a year ago, NASA's Osiris-Rex spacecraft was on track to pass within about 11,000 miles (17,700 kilometers) of the home planet Friday afternoon - above Antarctica. MailOnline Also reported by •SeattlePI.com
A helicopter pilot became emotional as he told an inquest on Friday how he turned around to find his colleague David Wood missing from the ice shelf where they landed and a hole that went to.. Sydney Morning Herald Also reported by •The Age
At 4.64 million square kilometres, this year's Arctic sea ice minimum extent is the eighth lowest in the consistent long-term satellite record, which began in 1978, NASA's satellite data analysis.. DNA
Until a few days ago, the huge chunk of ice that broke off Antarctica’s ice shelf in July has remained close, buffeting back and forth against the shelf. A68 is now on the move and drifting out to.. ESA
The Eden-ISS relies on a technique called vertical farming, in which food grows on trays or hanging modules under LEDs instead of natural sunlight.
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Tuesday 19 September, 2017Meet the man who wants to climb the highest peak in Antarctica – in a rhino suit
Having scaled six out of the famed Seven Summits is an epic feat all by itself, but John.. Pressat