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Donald Trump: ‘I’ve Never Respected’ John Brennan

Donald Trump: ‘I’ve Never Respected’ John Brennan

McRaven echoed those sentiments, arguing in his op-ed that Trump has "embarrassed us in the eyes of our children, humiliated us on the world stage and, worst of all, divided us as a nation". Therefore...

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The Perseid meteor shower is going to be wonderful this weekend

The Perseid meteor shower is going to be wonderful this weekend

So when is the Perseid meteor shower? He said: "The best time to look will be on the night of August 12 when the sky is darkest, around midnight and in the early hours of the morning, at the pea...

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Perseid meteor shower set to peak this weekend

Perseid meteor shower set to peak this weekend

It's perhaps the easiest meteor shower for casual sky-watchers to see, given the bearable temperatures of August evenings, Henderson said. As long as it's a clear night, the meteors will be visible ...

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NASA's Parker Solar Probe is all set for its Scheduled Launch

NASA's Parker Solar Probe is all set for its Scheduled Launch

Protected by a sophisticated heat shield the probe is created to go closer to the sun than any previous spacecraft. Giacolene says that advancements in technology will pave the way for new explorati...

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Meteor shower of the year coming up

Meteor shower of the year coming up

From Aug.11-13, the Perseid meteor shower will send between 60 and 70 meteors shooting across the sky every hour. But you don't have to look that direction to see the show - the meteors can appear a...

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Meet NASA's New Astronauts Flying SpaceX And Boeing Ships to Space

Meet NASA's New Astronauts Flying SpaceX And Boeing Ships to Space

The return of crew flights to USA soil will end NASA's politically inconvenient reliance on Russian Federation for transporting astronauts to the ISS. The latter as termed by IBM was touted "the first...

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Mars making closest approach to Earth in 15 years

Mars making closest approach to Earth in 15 years

Astronomers say the distance between Mars and Earth will be 57.6 million kilometers. The local stargazers are invited for a camp to witness the Red Planet from 7 pm to 10 pm tonight at the Colombo...

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Red planet and ‘blood moon pair up to dazzle skygazers

Red planet and ‘blood moon pair up to dazzle skygazers

The eclipse will be visible from eastern South America as it is ending, and from Australia as it is beginning. Kenyans witnessed the rare occurrence by simply looking in the sky, with the only limit...

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Galileo Would Be Stunned: Jupiter Now Has 79 Moons

Galileo Would Be Stunned: Jupiter Now Has 79 Moons

The new moons, reported in The International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center's Electronic Circular , were first found by a team of USA astronomers in March 2017 while they searched the s...

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Storm Strengthening To Hurricane Off Carolinas As Puerto Rico Faces Storm Beryl

Storm Strengthening To Hurricane Off Carolinas As Puerto Rico Faces Storm Beryl

The National Weather Service is warning about rip current risks from the Delaware-Maryland border southward to the central SC coast. As of 5 p.m. EDT, Chris had winds of 70 mph and was located abo...

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‘Tiny’ Beryl becomes first hurricane of season; Caribbean islands prepare

‘Tiny’ Beryl becomes first hurricane of season; Caribbean islands prepare

While Beryl is forecast to quickly weaken or dissipate before reaching the Lesser Antilles , some rain and wind are expected to impact those islands early next week. At 11 p.m. EDT, the storm was ce...

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EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Resigns, Trump Tweets

EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Resigns, Trump Tweets

The people he worked with "respect him, and I think that will help move the agenda forward and make sure the accomplishments are long lasting". "We have made tremendous progress and the future of th...

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U.S. Supreme Court rightly condemns Korematsu decision in travel ban ruling

U.S. Supreme Court rightly condemns Korematsu decision in travel ban ruling

In a 5-4 decision in Husted v A Philip Randolph Institute, the court upheld an OH law under which voters are purged from registration rolls according to rules that have been found to disproporti...

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