The system is expected to bring heavy rainfall and gusty winds to portions of the mid-Atlantic coast and southern New England . Tropical storm warnings have been issued for the US coast from New Jersey to Rhode Island, including NY, as Fay heads north with winds of 45 miles (72 kilometers) per hour.
The thinking was, like its predecessors, comets ATLAS and SWAN, it probably wouldn't survive its journey past the Earth. "It is always better to observe comets with optical aid , especially a pair of binoculars and to seek dark rural skies, away from light polluted cities", Michael Mattiazzo, an amateur astronomer who has discovered eight comets, told Newsweek.
Ever since NASA's Space Shuttle program ended in 2011, the US has relied on Russia's Soyuz rockets to take astronauts into space. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine declared the mission a "go" last week at Kennedy Space Center after space agency and SpaceX officials convened for final engineering checks.
It is said that about one in three lunar eclipses are penumbral. What is a penumbral lunar eclipse? According to the Indian version of a lunar eclipse, a demon named Rahu eats up the moon during an eclipse. Unfortunately, people in India will never be able directly see the eclipse. As per Hindu calendar year, the full moon of the Ashadha month is observed as the Guru Purnima .
The National Hurricane Center (NHC) in Miami said Sunday morning that Tropical Depression Five is moving northeast at 21 mph and is located about 185 miles northeast of Bermuda. Should none of the aforementioned features bud into a tropical system, it is not uncommon for there to be a lull in tropical activity during July and early August after an active spring.
The bill passed by the state legislature requires the current flag to come down in the next couple of weeks and charges a state agency with devising a plan for a "prompt, dignified and respectful" removal. A commission will have to work on a new flag for MS that will contain the American motto "In God We Trust" by November, when voters can vote to approve it or not.