Earth’s oldest minerals date onset of plate tectonics to 3.6 billion years ago

IMAGE: Zircons studied by the research study group, photographed utilizing cathodoluminescence, a strategy that enabled the group to imagine the interiors of the crystals utilizing a specialized scanning electron microscopic... Read more »

Physicists describe new type of aurora

For centuries, people in the high latitudes have actually been enthralled by auroras—the northern and southern lights. Yet even after all that time, it appears the ethereal, dancing ribbons... Read more »

New study sews doubt about the composition of 70 percent of our universe

Until now, scientists have actually thought that dark energy represented almost 70 percent of the ever-accelerating, broadening universe. For several years, this system has actually been related to the... Read more »

NASA tracks post-Tropical Cyclone Michael’s heavy rains to Northeastern US

IMAGE: At 3: 25 a.m. EDT (0725 UTC) onOct 12, 2018 the MODIS instrument that flies aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite collected infrared information on Post-TropicalCycloneMichael Strongest thunderstorms appeared over... Read more »

NASA finds Trami an organized, wide-eyed typhoon

IMAGE: At 1: 05 a.m. EDT (0505 UTC) onSept 28, the MODIS instrument aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite supplied a noticeable picture of Typhoon Trami that exposed a clear eye... Read more »

NASA identifies wind shear tearing apart Tropical Cyclone Liua

IMAGE: OnSept. 28, 2018 at 0315 UTC (Sept 27 at 11: 15 p.m. EDT) MODIS instrument aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite offered a noticeable picture of Tropical Depression Liua that... Read more »

Suomi NPP satellite observes rebirth of Tropical Storm Kirk, warnings up

IMAGE: OnSept. 25 at 1: 30 p.m. EDT (1530 UTC) NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite supplied a noticeable image of Tropical Storm Kirk as it was re-forming in the Atlantic... Read more »

NASA-NOAA satellite finds winds tearing Tropical Depression Isaac apart

IMAGE: OnSept. 14, 2018 at 1: 36 a.m. EDT (0536 UTC) the VIIRS instrument aboard NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite caught an infrared picture of Tropical Depression Isaac in the... Read more »

NASA finds a compact center in Hurricane Hector

IMAGE: OnAug. 3 at 5: 50a m. EDT (0950 UTC) NASA’s Aqua satellite exposed some cloud leading temperature levels in strong storms around Hurricane Hector’s compact center were as... Read more »

NASA satellite shows Son-Tinh’s swan song

NASA- NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite discovered Tropical Depression Son-Tinh over southern China early on July 24. OnJuly 24, the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument aboard NASA- NOAA’s... Read more »