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Shooting star adds a touch of class to northern lights display above Murmansk, Russia

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While residents in the Russian city of Murmansk will by now be well used to the beautiful northern lights displays each year, the 2020 version featured an incredibly rare shooting star to add a little flair to the proceedings. The northern lights, or aurora borealis, is a natural phenomenon in which disturbances in the magnetosphere Read More

Daniel Turner: US can withstand Iranian attack on global oil supplies, thanks to Trump energy policies

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The threat Friday by a top Iranian military leader to attack “vital American targets” in or near the Strait of Hormuz – the waterway through which about 20 percent of the world’s oil is transported – illustrates why President Trump’s pro-American energy policies are critical to our national security. Iranian leaders have promised military action Read More

CES 2020: Preview of tomorrow’s tech on show in Las Vegas

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Media playback is unsupported on your device How much tech can you take? Next week aims to stretch your horizons, as well as your credulity, as thousands of new products are launched and demoed at the giant CES expo. Artificial intelligence, 5G, foldables, surveillance tech, 8K and robotics are set to be among this year’s Read More

Peter Navarro: US responds to threat from Chinese drones – We’re rebuilding American drone industry

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PROGRAMMING ALERT: Watch Peter Navarro discuss this topic and more at 11 a.m. EST on Saturday, Dec. 28 on “Cavuto Live” on Fox News Channel. Secretary of Interior David Bernhardt has grounded most of his agency’s fleet of more than 800 drones for national security reasons. The drones contain Chinese parts. He has also ordered that Read More

‘Climate tariffs’ on fracked ‘molecules of freedom’: German think tank wants to punish US for sanctions against Nord Stream 2

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US sanctions against the ‘Russian’ Nord Stream 2 pipeline have caused widespread anger in Germany, with even critics of the project now ironically seeking to slap the American ‘molecules of freedom’ with an eco-tax in reprisal. The prospect of “crushing sanctions” included in the funding the US military, signed by President Donald Trump last week, Read More

Indian PM Modi says memes ‘most welcome’ after tweeting pic of himself observing solar eclipse (PHOTOS)

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi joked that he does not mind being ‘memefied,’ after a photo of him gazing at the last solar eclipse of the decade has become viral. “Like many Indians, I was enthusiastic about #solareclipse2019,” Modi wrote, while posting several pictures of himself gazing at the sky in protective shades. “Unfortunately, I could Read More

‘Ring of Fire’: Last solar eclipse of the decade & how to watch the Christmas treat in India, Philippines & Middle East

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Parts of the Middle East, India, Sri Lanka, Philippines and Indonesia will be treated to a rare “ring” eclipse of the sun, the last of this decade, but people across the world can still watch it online without risking eye damage. The new moon will pass across the face of the sun and cover 97 Read More

Enel Starts Operations of 450 MW Wind Farm in U.S. and Expands Project to 500 MW Through New PPA With Danone North America

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With its initial 450 MW, the High Lonesome wind farm in Upton and Crockett Counties, Texas, is the largest operating wind facility in Enel’s global renewable portfolio The project has been expanded by an additional 50 MW, thanks to a PPA with food and beverage company Danone North America, increasing the total capacity at High Read More

Seattle sees its darkest day in recorded history: report

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Seattle, the city known for its rainy weather and overcast, saw its darkest day in recorded history Friday due to several factors, including shorter days and dense cloud coverage. Pyranometers are devices installed in buildings on campus at the University of Washington that help scientists gauge just how dark the days actually get in the Read More

Astronomers discover secret behind ‘super-puff, cotton candy worlds’ in outer space

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Astronomers studying three exoplanets now believe they have identified an extremely rare, extremely puffy type of planet affectionately dubbed “cotton-candy worlds.” The three young planets orbit the star Kepler 51 roughly 2,600 light-years away and are roughly the size of Jupiter but are so incredibly low-density that they boast less than one percent of its Read More