Monday, November 30, 2020

Launch of Soyuz rocket rescheduled for December 1 over bad weather in Kourou-Roscosmos - TASS

The launch of a Russian Soyuz-ST-A rocket with Falcon Eye 2 satellite for the United Arab Emirates from the Guiana Space Center near Kourou, French Guiana, was postponed until December 1 due to bad weather, Director General of Roscosmos Dmitry Rogozin has said on Twitter.

Sunday, November 29, 2020

Sydney records hottest November night on record - BBC News

Sydney has reported its hottest November

Sydney has reported its hottest November night on record, with the official start of summer still days away.

Saturday, November 28, 2020

Shell must pay nearly half a billion for oil spill in Nigeria, court rules — RT

Niger Delta Oil Spills

 Nigeria’s Supreme Court has declined an application from Royal Dutch Shell which aimed to set aside a previous ruling that ordered the company to pay $467 million for damages caused by an oil spill almost five decades ago.

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Cyclone in Chennai: High alert as severe cyclonic storm Nivar nears Tamil Nadu coastline | Times of India

Cyclonic Storm Nivar

Severe cyclonic storm Nivar is expected to bring heavy rainfall to the city when it makes landfall between Mamallapuram and Karaikal on Wednesday evening.

Monday, November 23, 2020

La concentration de CO2 a brutalement augmenté malgré le confinement - Belga

La concentration de CO2

Le ralentissement industriel dû à la pandémie de Covid-19 n’a pas freiné l’augmentation record des concentrations de CO2, le principal gaz à effet de serre persistant dans l’atmosphère, a indiqué l’ONU lundi.

Sunday, November 22, 2020

China's Chang'e-5 spaceship launches to the moon in mission to collect lunar rocks | Live Ruptly

Chang'e-4 spaceship

The Chinese spaceship Chang'e-5 is expected to launch to the moon on Tuesday, November 24 (local time) from the Wenchang Satellite Launch Centre in Hainan.

Friday, November 20, 2020

EU to scale up offshore wind capacity to 300 GW by 2050 - Global Times

EU to scale up offshore wind capacity to 300 GW by 2050

The European Union (EU) aims to increase offshore wind capacity from the current 12 gigawatts (GW) to at least 60 GW by 2030 before further expanding to 300 GW by 2050, according to the EU's strategy on offshore renewable energy issued on Thursday.

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