Observations from CLASP mission provided the first ultraviolet polarization measurements of the sun’s outer atmosphere. NASA and a global science team have used observations from CLASP sounding rocket mission to provide the first ultraviolet polarization measurements of the sun’s outer atmosphere. Credits: NAOJ, JAXA, NASA/MSFC; background solar image: NASA/SDO)
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Opposition politicians on Friday demanded government clarification of reports German secret services spied for the NSA. It came as intelligence chiefs confirmed closer surveillance of social network users.Germany's domestic intelligence service, the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV), said on Thursday it wouldincreasemonitoring of communications on social Read More
An online dispute between teenage nerds spilled out into the real world on Monday night when over 150 youths threatened to storm the OpenVPN Industrie Routerhouse of a Youtuber known as Dragon Lord. Police eventually had to kettle the unruly crowd.The situation had been slowly escalating for months. Pasty-looking teenagers Read More
Police were called to Hamburg airport on Sunday evening after a drone almost collided with a passenger plane. They are still hunting the pilot of the miniature aircraft.At around 6pm, a Finnair pilot radioed in to the control tower at Hamburg airport that he had spotted the drone at a Read More
This image from NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope shows the inner r remote communication egion of Abell 1689, an immense cluster of galaxies. Scientists say the galaxy clusters we see today have resulted from fluctuations in the density of matter in the early universe. Credits: NASA/ESA/JPL-Caltech/Yale/CNRS
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Hamburg were relegated from the Bundesliga for the first time in their history on Saturday, as a 2-1 win over Borussia Mönchengladbach proved too little too late.A proud run of 55 season in Germany's top flight came to an ugly end as Hamburg fans set off a flurry of fireworks, Read More
Italy vs Germany is not only one of the greatest rivalries in international football – it's also a titanic clash of culture and cuisine. There can only be one winner, but who?History would certainly suggest Italy will come out on top in the Euro 2016 quarter-final on Saturday.
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European nations should take a joint stance on whether to halt arms exports to Saudi Arabia over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said Monday.He reiterated Chancellor Angela Merkel's statement from Sunday, saying Berlin "at this stage will not approve further arms exports because we Read More
This image shows ozone concentrations above Antarctica on September 11, 2014. Image Credit: NASA
Scientists from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reveal that the overall 2014 ozone hole is smaller than the large holes of the 1998–2006 time frame, and is comparable to 2010, 2012, and 2013.
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This false-color image shows ozone concentrations above Antarctica on October 2, 2015. Credits: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Scientists from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reveal that the 2015 Antarctic ozone hole area was larger and formed later than in recent years.
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