Bask in nature’s majesty without getting your tootsies cold with this Northern Lights livestream
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Bask in nature’s majesty without getting your tootsies cold with this Northern Lights livestream

Photo: VW Pics (Getty Images)The natural world overflows with incredible sights—the kind of things that fill with awe and force us to view ourselves as one part of a greater whole, tiny atoms in a universe impossibly vast and beautiful in its magnificent design. Unfortunately, nature is also outside and outside can be too cold…

Asteroid warning: Astronomers find asteroids once thought harmless can still strike Earth
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Asteroid warning: Astronomers find asteroids once thought harmless can still strike Earth

Approximately 100 tons of asteroid debris and space dust pelts the planet’s atmosphere every single day. Larger, car-sized asteroids are estimated to hit us about once a year on average. Even larger asteroids and comets hit the planet less frequently, and the killer rocks measuring many miles across only hit once every few million years.The…

Delta Air Lines CEO announces the carrier will go ‘fully carbon neutral’ next month
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Delta Air Lines CEO announces the carrier will go ‘fully carbon neutral’ next month

Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian told CNBC on Friday that the company is going “fully carbon neutral” on a global basis starting March 1.”It’s a big challenge and it’s a big commitment,” Bastian said on “Squawk Box.”Delta is committing at least $1 billion over the next decade to reduce environmental impact, Bastian said. That’ll…

10 brilliant discoveries NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory made in its first decade in space
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10 brilliant discoveries NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory made in its first decade in space

Home News Spaceflight This week, NASA is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), a sensitive spacecraft that has shown the world never-before-seen imagery of the sun. The mission launched on Feb. 11, 2010, and during the spacecraft’s first decade in orbit, it has viewed planets crossing in front of the sun, studied…