Two billionaires are competing to be the first to provide wireless internet for the entire world through the most expansive systems of satellites ever created. Within days of each other, both Sir Richard Branson and Elon Musk announced plans to achieve the hugely expensive and out of this world goal, but many hurdles stand in the way of either visionary succeeding. RT’s Ben Swann takes a look.
Is the world going to be destroyed at the end of September? There’s been many dire predictions for that window of time. Ralph Smart talks about three of the predictions, what he thinks about them, and offers some practical advise.
S0 News Sept. 17, 2015: Chile earthquake: one million people evacuated after 8.3 magnitude quake – live updates; Space weather; ‘Hot Jupiter’ exoplanets
Earth and Space News Sept. 16, 2015: Sun-diving comet, huge incoming solar filament; Cassini Finds Global Ocean in Saturn’s Moon Enceladus; Moon Faults; Long-term climate variability linked to solar variations.
Earth and Space News Sept 15, 2015: Space weather – 2 sun-diving comets; Earthquake watch; Rocky planets may be habitable; Dawlish passengers abandon wave-hit train; Global weather.
S0 News Sept. 14, 2015: Geomagnetic storm effects; Time Lapse Of Mexico’s Colima Volcano Spewing Ash; California wildfires destroy hundreds of homes as residents flee; Global weather;
Earth and Space News Sept. 13, 2015: Solar storm effects, massive coronal hole; M6.8 Gulf of California earthquake; Soyuz Landing; Global weather;
Artificial intelligence has the potential to make lives easier by understanding human desires or driving people’s cars , but if it were uncontrolled, the technology could pose a serious threat to society. Now, Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk and dozens of other top scientists and technology leaders have signed a letter warning of the potential dangers of developing artificial intelligence
Earth and Space News Sept 12, 2015: Space weather – slow increase in solar flaring; Earthquake watch – expect uptick; New Mars Photos; Global weather;
It is becoming more apparent that we need to begin reclaiming our food supply through small-scale, wide-spread farming practices. We can no longer rely on Big Food to supply us with the nutritious food we need, and we certainly can’t rely on mega chemical companies like Monsanto to feed us with their genetically modified creations. This is why countless communities are embracing the giving art of local farms and supporting local food businesses. One Incredible Edible park in Irvine, California, formerly 7.5 acres of wasted space, is now an edible park that feeds 200,000 people every month!
Earth and Space News Sept 11, 2015: Space weather – Massive coronal hole, Strong (L3) geomagnetic storm; Underground Magma Ocean Could Explain Io’s ‘Misplaced’ Volcanoes; Tropical Storm Leads to Floods in Japan; Global weather;
S0 News Sept 10, 2015: solar filaments incoming, Earth-facing coronal hole; Earthquake watch; Ceres’ Bright Spots Seen in Striking New Detail; State of the Climate Report for Aug 2015
Earth and Space News Sep 9, 2015: Space weather- large coronal hole, new sunspots, magnetic storm; Rare red aurora; Global weather;
S0 News Sept. 8, 2015: Earth-facing solar calm, CME produced magnetic storm; Coronal hole; Meteor over Bangkok, Thailand; Hail storm ravages Kazan, Russia