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January 16, 2019 7:00 AM Mystery extrasolar object Oumuamua is HIDING secret: Harvard scientist reveals new theory

OUMUAMUA, the mysterious object which become the first object ever spotted in our solar system to have originated from outside it, is a spaceship from another world equipped with solar sail, a Harvard scientist has concluded. “What we have, then, is a thin, flat, shiny object. So I arrived at the idea of a solar sail: A solar sail is a spaceship that uses the sun for propulsion 113

December 13, 2018 10:19 AM Geminids 2018: Three-mile wide asteroid 3200 Phaethon heads to Earth TONIGHT

THE Geminid meteor shower peaks in the night sky tonight, as Earth edges closer to the source of the shower, the 3200 Phaethon. The source of the Geminid meteor shower is the 3200 Phaethon, which is unusual because comets usually create meteor showers with icy debris. The Phaethon was first discovered in October 1983 and named after the Greek myth about 22

December 11, 2018 2:35 PM Billion-mile-wide SUPERMASSIVE black hole poised to swallow Earth WHOLE, scientist warns

A SUPERMASSIVE black hole could swallow our entire planet in years to come, a scientist has warned.  Fabio Pacucci detailed how the huge structure is growing in size by swallowing matter and merging with other black holes that it comes in contact with. Currently, Earth is orbiting it at a safe distance, 25,000 light-years away. However, that could change 23

November 12, 2018 5:45 PM UK weather forecast: WALL OF SNOW to smash Britain as polar blast freezes November

A ‘MINI ice-age’ winter blast will bring a colossal wall of snow smashing through Britain THIS MONTH as the nation braces for Arctic gales, blizzards and sub-zero temperatures. Rare fluctuations in solar activity will drive a freak twists in the jet stream opening the floodgates to a bank of bitter Polar air during the second half of November, experts 27

October 6, 2018 10:45 AM Space warning as solar storm on DIRECT HIT with Earth TOMORROW

The event has just been upgraded from a G1 to a G2 class geomagnetic storm and could mess with spacecraft navigation, damage transformers, and wreak havoc with migrating birds’ sense of direction. Solar wind escaping from a hole in the sun’s atmosphere will travel through space to reach Earth tomorrow and build in intensity on October 8. A NASA observatory 33

October 3, 2018 9:49 PM US-China trade war latest: What has happened in Donald Trump's trade war so far?

EXCLUSIVE: The US-China trade war started at the beginning of 2018 after the US imposed tariffs on laundry machines and solar panels coming from China and since then, the economic war has intensified rapidly. So what has happened so far? When Donald Trump won the US election in 2016 the President vowed to make trade fairer for Us citizens. Since then, Trump 32

October 3, 2018 4:43 PM SOLAR STORM ALERT: 'GEOMAGNETIC UNREST’ forecast on Earth TOMORROW

EARTH is set to be hit by a powerful solar storm as a portion of the Sun pocketed with huge holes turns to face the planet. The solar storm will call “geomagnetic unrest” on Earth - as well as provide the northern edge of Europe with a spectacular show. The Northern Lights, also known as the Aurora Borealis, will be visible across Iceland and parts of Norway 25

October 1, 2018 4:08 PM Cold weather warning: Atmosphere SHRINKS as sun cools down for solar minimum

PART of the Earth’s atmosphere is shrinking and cooling as the sun gives off less heat as our host star enters the solar minimum. The sun has now entered a “deep solar minimum” now and Earth could be in for a very long period of cold temperatures. The sun follows cycles of roughly 11 years where it reaches a solar maximum and then a solar minimum 21

September 27, 2018 10:41 AM Hayabusa 2 rovers send new images from Ryugu surface

Japan's space agency (Jaxa) has released new images from the robot rovers it has deployed to the surface of an asteroid. The photos reveal new details of the surface of the space rock, which is known as Ryugu. On 21 September, the rovers were released on to the surface by the "mothership", Hayabusa 2. Hayabusa 2 reached Ryugu in June after a three-and-a-half-year 42

September 24, 2018 3:49 PM BIG FREEZE WARNING: Earth braced for DECADE OF COLD WEATHER as solar activity plummets

COLD weather could hit Britain for the next decade as scientists warn the solar minimum is now in full swing. The Earth could be moving in for a prolonged period of cold temperatures as experts confirm that the Sun is heading in to a period of inactivity. Space scientists have stated that the Sun has been without sunspots for 153 days of 2018 – a big sign that a solar 26