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New feedback phenomenon found to drive increasing drought and aridity

New feedback phenomenon found to drive increasing drought and aridity

A new Columbia Engineering study indicates that the world will experience more frequent and more extreme drought and aridity than currently experienced in the...
SpaceX wouldn't move its satellite despite collision warning, ESA claims

SpaceX wouldn’t move its satellite despite collision warning, ESA claims

There's a high-stakes traffic issue in the space around our planet. The European Space Agency's Aeolus Earth observation satellite had to perform a maneuver...
Japanese probe prepares to return sample of asteroid to Earth

Japanese probe prepares to return sample of asteroid to Earth

Japan’s Hayabusa 2 probe recently touched down on asteroid Ryugu and collected a sample from this rock orbiting between Earth and Mars. Now, the Japanese Space...
As Dorian looms, Florida's Space Coast braces for possible unprecedented impact

As Dorian looms, Florida’s Space Coast braces for possible unprecedented impact

WASHINGTON - As Hurricane Dorian advances on a course likely to slam the Florida peninsula within days, U.S. space agencies and aerospace companies are...