Science

Over one million evacuated as Hurricane Florence barrels towards USA southeast coast

Over one million evacuated as Hurricane Florence barrels towards USA southeast coast

East Coast. Cameras outside the space station captured several views of the storm at 8:10 a.m. Monday, according to NASA. Hurricane Florence remained a powerful Category 4 storm early Tuesda...

by · Science
Hurricane Florence Relief: How you can help

Hurricane Florence Relief: How you can help

Additionally, more than 400 associates, who have volunteered to be a part of Lowe's Employee Relief Teams, will deploy to areas hit hardest by the hurricane. Team Rubicon is dedicated to helping the ...

by · Science
A city-by-city look at Florence's rain and flooding

A city-by-city look at Florence's rain and flooding

As many residents are awaiting to return home and see the damage that awaits them, organizations are jumping into action and residents in the Lowcountry are banding together to help those in need. A m...

by · Science
A city-by-city look at Florence's rain and flooding

A city-by-city look at Florence's rain and flooding

As many residents are awaiting to return home and see the damage that awaits them, organizations are jumping into action and residents in the Lowcountry are banding together to help those in need. A m...

by · Science
Florence death toll rises to 25 as flooding continues

Florence death toll rises to 25 as flooding continues

McMaster says officials in this area have told him local water sources in this area are almost 10 inches (25 centimeters) higher than normal. "Our interstates, I-95 and I-40, still have closures", no...

by · Science
Elon Musk reveals the first passenger SpaceX will send around the moon

Elon Musk reveals the first passenger SpaceX will send around the moon

Its plan to fly tourists around the moon has also been delayed. Business Insider will be reporting live from SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California, as we meet the passenger and as Musk reve...

by · Science

Elon Musk names space tourist to launch on BFR moon mission

The Musk-led space company called the announcement "an important step toward enabling access for everyday people who dream of traveling to space". A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from histo...

by · Science
What is a Storm Surge, Eyewall, Landfall? Key Hurricane Florence Terms Explained

What is a Storm Surge, Eyewall, Landfall? Key Hurricane Florence Terms Explained

Hurricane Florence is expected to travel through the east coast and may bring major river flooding in North and SC during the upcoming week, according to the National Weather Service . An investig...

by · Science
NASA launches satellite to track Earth's melting ice

NASA launches satellite to track Earth's melting ice

The legendary Delta II rocket has more than 154 successful flights under its belt and has ferried into space a host of reputed spacecraft, including NASA's Spirit and Opportunity Mars rovers, the Ph...

by · Science
Florence Flooding In The Carolinas: 'The Worst Is Yet To Come'

Florence Flooding In The Carolinas: 'The Worst Is Yet To Come'

The body of an elderly man was found by his submerged auto Monday morning, the Union County Sheriff's Office said. Stephens said he expected that number to increase as residents and business owners re...

by · Science
President Trump OKs disaster relief for North Carolina

President Trump OKs disaster relief for North Carolina

A man attached to a respiratory machine sits in a shelter run by Red Cross before Hurricane Florence comes ashore in Grantsboro, N.C., September 13, 2018. SC recorded its first death from the storm,...

by · Science
Trinidadians in the Carolinas prepare for Hurricane Florence

Trinidadians in the Carolinas prepare for Hurricane Florence

Unsure of what they might find when they return home, the couple went shopping for a recreational vehicle. These unforgiving winds will damage homes and buildings, down trees and knock out power. Poli...

by · Science
Florence remains deadly, even as a tropical depression

Florence remains deadly, even as a tropical depression

The Little River, the Cape Fear, the Lumber, the Neuse, the Waccamaw and the Pee Dee were all projected to rise over their banks, flooding cities and towns. The storm killed at least 10 people in Nort...

by · Science
NHC says Florence has weakened to a tropical storm

NHC says Florence has weakened to a tropical storm

The Daily Mail reported that another woman died of a heart attack in Pender County, and a third woman was killed in Lenoir County while plugging in her generator. "I see a biblical proportion flood e...

by · Science
California governor: Trump a 'fool' on climate legacy

California governor: Trump a 'fool' on climate legacy

Tokyo, Seoul and Rotterdam, meanwhile, joined Paris, London, Barcelona and Mexico City in vowing to run only electric buses by 2025. " Climate change is undoubtedly the defining issue of our time, ...

by · Science
Florence turns deadly, unleashing torrential floods on Carolinas

Florence turns deadly, unleashing torrential floods on Carolinas

This next video below, taken by Mark Cogdell, shows a gas station on Market St.in Wilmington , North Carolina collapsing in Hurricane Florence's winds. CORRECTING TYPO IN CITY NAME Leaves, branch...

by · Science
Duke starts to shut North Carolina Brunswick nuclear plant ahead of Florence

Duke starts to shut North Carolina Brunswick nuclear plant ahead of Florence

As Hurricane Florence churns its way towards the Carolinas, at least 8 nuclear power plants stand in its way. Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK ) has started to shut its Brunswick nuclear power plant i...

by · Science
More than 870,000 without power as Florence lumbers inland

More than 870,000 without power as Florence lumbers inland

Hurricane-force winds are expected to spread to parts of the coast Friday. Keith Acre of North Carolina's Department of Emergency Management said: "This has been a really large evacuation and shel...

by · Science
As hurricane bears down on Carolinas, the waiting is over

As hurricane bears down on Carolinas, the waiting is over

Florence was downgraded to a Category 1 storm on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale on Thursday evening and was moving west at only 6 miles per hour (9 km/h). "Today the threat becomes a reality". S...

by · Science
Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina

Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina

Hurricane-force winds extended 70 miles from the center, and tropical storm-force winds reached out 195 miles. More than 60 people, including an infant, children and their pets, were rescued from ...

by · Science