STC International lights up the rural area in ASEAN

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 21 September 2020 - STC International, a Taiwanese company specialized in solar energy system integration, under the assistance of GTPO (Green Trade Project Office) a...

Astronomers see possible hints of life in Venus's clouds

Astronomers have found a potential sign of life high in the atmosphere of neighboring Venus: hints there may be bizarre microbes living in the sulfuric acid-laden clouds of the hothouse planet. ...

Jakob van Zyl, key Jet Propulsion Laboratory engineer, dies

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Jakob van Zyl, an engineer who held crucial positions at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and was involved in numerous space exploration missions over decades, has died. He was...

To photograph comet Neowise, it takes patience and placement

LINVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The newly discovered comet Neowise is only visible from Earth once every 6,800 years, and photographers who want to document it seek places with high elevation and little smog or...

Telescope snaps family portrait of 2 planets around baby sun

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — For the first time, a telescope has captured a family portrait of another solar system with not just one, but two planets posing directly for the cameras while orbiting a s...

PETRONAS New Energy Teams Up With NEFIN Group to Power 15 Tesco Stores in Malaysia with Renewable Energy

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 21 July 2020 - Following the launch of its first solar rooftop solution, M+ by PETRONAS last year, PETRONAS New Energy is now set to grow in the domestic renewable ...

'Magic School Bus' author Joanna Cole dies at age 75

NEW YORK (AP) — Author Joanna Cole, whose “Magic School Bus” books transported millions of young people on extraordinary and educational adventures, has died at age 75. Scholastic a...

Jupiter to appear brightest July 14: Taipei Astronomical Museum

Stargazers will have a chance to see the planet Jupiter at its brightest next Tuesday (July 14), when it moves closest to Earth, the Taipei Astronomical Museum said Friday. The opposition of Jupite...

Comet streaking past Earth, providing spectacular show

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A newly discovered comet is streaking past Earth, providing a stunning nighttime show after buzzing the sun and expanding its tail. Comet Neowise swept w...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, July 3, the 185th day of 2020. There are 181 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 3, ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, June 13, the 165th day of 2020. There are 201 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 13,...

It's cloudy with a chance of iron rain at hot, faraway world

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — At one hot, faraway world, it's always cloudy with a chance of iron rain. That's the otherworldly forecast from Swiss and other European astronomers who ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Feb. 9, the 40th day of 2020. There are 326 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 9, 1943...

No. 7 Aztecs own 'The Map' as nation's last undefeated team

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The No. 7 San Diego State Aztecs have “The Map” of the United States all to themselves. The solar system, too, it seems. SDSU (18-0, 7-0 Mountain W...

European planet-studying mission launches from South America

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A European spacecraft launched from South America Wednesday on a three-year mission to study planets in other solar systems. The Characterising ExOPlanet...