The governor also includes Hillsborough and Pinellas counties, even though so far the Red Tide has not put in a confirmed appearance in either location. Red tide this summer has overrun Florida's southern Gulf Coast. The governor also directed another $900,000 in grants to help Lee County's clean-up efforts.
It has been outfitted with a heat shield created to keep its instruments at a tolerable 85 degrees Fahrenheit (29 degrees Celsius) even as the spacecraft faces temperatures reaching almost 2,500 degrees Fahrenheit (1,370 degrees Celsius) at its closest pass.
A 70-year-old German man is now missing from a summer camp in Saint-Julien-de-Peyrolas, and other 400 emergency services personnel have been called in. "No one has suitcases". Authorities also said 119 children in nearby Saint-Julien-de-Peyrolas were sent to an emergency shelter. The man is thought to have fallen into the fast-flowing River Aube at the village of Rouvres-sur-Aube in eastern France on Thursday afternoon, Françoise Souliman, prefect of the Haute-Marne district, told the ...
The weather looks to be okay, but not ideal. The shower gets its name from the constellation Perseus, though it is not the source of the meteors. The Virtual Telescope Project will be streaming a view of the Perseid meteor shower on Sunday from the Castel Santa Maria in Italy's Perugia province, where the community is restoring the 16th-century church that has been damaged by several earthquakes.
Third and last solar eclipse of the current year will be on August 11 . The August eclipse began over the cold North Atlantic and Greenland before moving in a northeast direction. 3 / 4 Outside of China, the astronomical spectacle was visible from most of Asia, the far-north of Europe as well as a slice of northern and eastern Canada.
The Perseid shower is also known for fireballs-especially bright meteors-that leave long wakes of light and color in the sky as they sail through the Earth's atmosphere. But no matter if the clouds or smoke clear, "you still need to get away from the light pollution of cities", Meteorologist M.J. McDermott said. The best views of the Perseids in Sweden will be in the south of the country, according to website Populär Astronomi .