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Look up! The first big meteor shower of the summer starts this weekend

Photo credit: Diana Robinson Photography – Getty Images From prevention The Delta Aquariids meteor shower, one of the longest of the year, begins on Sunday July 12 and continues until Sunday August 23. The first big shower of the summer will peak on the night of Tuesday, July 28th. The Delta Aquariids are visible every evening from 10 p.m. to …

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Weekend weather: High temperatures scorch much of the south this weekend

Temperatures in the Dallas-Fort Worth region are expected to reach 106 degrees Fahrenheit, and temperatures in cities further west could reach 120 degrees. This high heat can be fatal, and local officials urge people to take the risk seriously. In the southwest, the heat is expected to reach near record highs. Tuscon, Arizona, can expect a 113-degree high on Sunday, …

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SpaceX is targeting the 10th Starlink launch this weekend

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. – Hopefully the third time is the attraction for the next Starlink launch of SpaceX. The company plans to send its 10th batch of Internet satellites and some other ridesharing services late Saturday morning. The new launch window for Falcon 9 is scheduled for 10:54 AM from Kennedy Space Center 39A. The last attempt on Wednesday …

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Weekend weather: According to the National Weather Service, a rare heatwave event is forecast this weekend

The National Weather Service forecasts a peak of 126 in Death Valley, California. Phoenix, Arizona, expects a high of 117 on Sunday, and Las Vegas, Nevada, is preparing for weekend highs of 113. The National Weather Service uses different criteria for heat warnings in different parts of the country. A warning of excessive heat indicates unusually high temperatures that can …

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On the weekend of Independence Day, powerful messages hovered over the ICE detention centers

Written by Jacqui Palumbo, CNN On Independence Day weekend, 80 artists asked Americans to look up at the sky. Throughout July 3 and 4, news related to the immigration of World War II military aircraft at 10,000 feet was posted, covering over 80 locations related to the nationwide network of ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) detention centers, Immigration courts and …

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Air traffic jumps on the weekend of July 4th, but has continued to drop sharply since 2019 amid the pandemic

Passengers with facial masks arrive at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 and leave the D Concousre. Bill Clark | CQ appeal | Getty Images At the weekend of July 4th, more travelers rose to the sky, but airlines are still experiencing low demand compared to last summer due to the coronavirus pandemic. During the …

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“Ice Giant” – Blasted Fossil Core of a massive Jupiter-sized planet discovered (weekend feature)

Posted on July 5th, 2020 in Astronomy, Exoplanets, Science A strange ice giant, which cannot be explained by previous theories, was discovered by NASA scientists with the Exoplanet Sleuth Transit Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS, which had “first light” on August 7, 2018). The planet TOI-849 b is the most massive planet in Neptune size and the first with a density …

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2 Fort Lauderdale companies that found compliance last weekend made no cuts this time

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Last Friday, two institutions on Las Olas Boulevard passed the code, but this week they failed to make the cut. A total of 5 institutions were fined and closed this Friday after they were found to be non-compliant by the Fort Lauderdale Community Enhancement and Compliance Division. The compliance department continues its “unscheduled compliance checks” throughout …

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How to watch the Buck Moon lunar eclipse this weekend, July 4th

On July 4th and 5th, watch out for a slight darkening of part of the moon. NASA Along with this year’s Independence Day fireworks, skywatchers in the U.S. may see a heavenly bonus show. A “Buck Moon” eclipse is scheduled for the night of July 4th and the morning of July 5th, depending on where you are. The solar eclipse …

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Modern warfare players complain this weekend about “fake” double XP awards • Eurogamer.net

“This is not a stupid ‘conspiracy theory’ that I have. It is actually true.” Call of Duty: Modern Warfare players have contacted Activision for “fake” claims about the weekend’s double XP promotional event. “This is not a stupid ‘conspiracy theory’ that I have. It’s actually true, at least in multiplayer,” said u / Radeni (thanks, Dexerto). “For those of you …

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