Sunday, October 18, 2020
A new test of Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity has proved the iconic physicist right again — this time by re-analyzing the famous first-ever picture of a black hole , which was released in April 2019.That image of the supermassive black...
Thousands of dead octopuses, starfish and other sea creatures have recently washed up on the shores of the remote Russian peninsula of Kamchatka. The normally pristine waters surrounding Kamchatka have become discolored and developed an odd smell, say locals....
Nyiragongo, a volcano on the border of the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda, is seeing its lava lake filling at an alarming rate. Volcanologists have warned the rise in lava levels could spell disaster for nearby communities. Nyiragongo last erupted...
Pollution off the Pacific shoreline of the remote Kamchatka peninsula has caused the mass death of marine creatures, Russian scientists said Tuesday.Locals sounded the alarm in late September as surfers experienced stinging eyes from the water and sea creatures...
From the heart of a galaxy 215 million light-years away, a brilliant flash of light flared into the void of space - the last scream of light from a dying star as it veered too close and was pulled...
Bussa Krishna - who had a 6ft statue of Trump which he worshipped as a god - died of a suspected heart attack in Telangana, India, on Sunday.The 35-year-old farmer was filmed crying when he learned that Trump had been taken...
Located inside Yellowstone National Park, the caldera is dubbed a supervolcano due to its capability to inflict untold devastation on a global scale in the event of a supereruption. It was formed during the last three big events – the...
In physical cosmology and astronomy, dark energy is a mysterious unknown force that affects the universe. The first observational evidence for its existence came from supernovae measurements showing the universe does not expand at a constant rate, instead, it is accelerating. Measurements of the cosmic microwave...
Forest fires in Syria and neighboring Lebanon have killed two people and burned swathes of land since Thursday, state media and officials said.Syrian state television on Saturday morning broadcast scenes from the affected areas, where firefighters were working to...
Scientists fear the resulting event could happen "within the next year" and would drastically outclass the 1958 Lituya Bay Mega Tsunami in Alaska. The 1958 cataclysm was triggered by a magnitude 7.8 earthquake and produced a 1,700ft wave that is believed...

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