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NASA’s TESS creates a cosmic view of the northern sky

This mosaic of the northern sky contains 208 images captured by NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) in its second year of scientific activity in July 2020. The mission divided the northern skies into 13 sectors, each of which was imaged by the spacecraft’s four cameras for almost a month. Among the many notable celestial objects that are visible: the …

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Further forest fire evacuations have been ordered as Northern California prepares for high winds

ALAMEDA, Calif. – Further evacuations were ordered in Northern California Thursday as wildfire residents braced for the return of high winds that could start a burning fire in the region’s wine country. The Napa Valley evacuations came when forecasters in much of northern, central and southern California issued a red flag warning, the highest fire hazard warning. The warning went …

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The Northern Lights may be visible from certain parts of the United States this evening

Credit: Owen Humphreys – PA Images – Getty Images From women’s health Skywatchers in the US may soon see a rare heavenly sight: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) space weather forecast center announced geomagnetic storm clocks from Sunday, September 27 through Tuesday, September 29, the northern lights could be tonight from be visible from certain areas of the …

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The Northern Lights may be visible from certain parts of the US tonight – this is how you can see it

Credit: Owen Humphreys – PA Images – Getty Images Nice from the house Skywatchers in the US may soon see a rare heavenly sight: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) space weather forecast center announced geomagnetic storm clocks from Sunday, September 27 through Tuesday, September 29, the northern lights could be tonight from be visible from certain areas of …

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PG&E plans to unplug 89,000 customers in Northern California as of Sunday due to fire conditions

Pacific Gas & Electric plans to start serving 89,000 customers in parts of 16 counties as of early Sunday as dry, unusually hot conditions and strong winds further increase the risk of fire in much of northern California, officials said Saturday evening. The shutdown comes in three phases and will last until late Monday, officials said. The first phase begins …

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Evidence of fresh ice in the northern hemisphere of Saturn’s moon

In these detailed infrared images of Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus, reddish areas indicate fresh ice that has deposited on the surface. Photo credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / University of Arizona / LPG / CNRS / University of Nantes / Space Science Institute Scientists used data from NASA‘s Cassini Spaceship during 13 years of exploration Saturn System to take detailed pictures …

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Evidence of fresh ice in the northern hemisphere

In these detailed infrared images of Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus, reddish areas indicate fresh ice that has deposited on the surface. Photo credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / University of Arizona / LPG / CNRS / University of Nantes / Space Science Institute Scientists used data collected by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft during 13 years of research into the Saturn system to …

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Infrared eyes on Enceladus: evidence of fresh ice in the northern hemisphere

Scientists used data collected by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft during 13 years of research into the Saturn system to create detailed images of the icy moon – and to reveal geological activity. New composite images from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft are the most detailed global infrared views ever of Saturn’s moon Enceladus. And the data used to create these images provides strong …

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Turkey starts its military exercises in Northern Cyprus Turkey News

Turkish forces began annual exercises on Sunday in the breakaway Republic of Northern Cyprus – a unit recognized only by Ankara – as tensions with Greece in the eastern Mediterranean continue to rise. Turkey’s hunt for gas and oil reserves in the waters claimed by Greece has severely strained relations between the two NATO members. In view of the high …

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