It will take Falcon 9 nine minutes to reach orbit and then Crew Dragon will have a 19-hour journey to the International Space Station once it separates from the rocket. The flight was scrubbed. "Let's light this candle", Hurley said just before liftoff. He said he told them: "We've done everything we can to make sure your dads come back OK".
Tropical Storm Marco is approaching Louisiana for an expected landfall around midday Monday after being downgraded from a hurricane. The National Hurricane Center said Marco was about 300 miles (480 kilometers) south of the mouth of the Mississippi River and heading north-northwest at 14 miles per hour (22kph), packing winds of 75 miles per hour (120kph).
An asteroid being tracked by NASA has a small chance of colliding with the Earth's atmosphere a day before the United States election. As if 2020 isn't already insane enough, an asteroid is headed toward Earth just before Election Day. Experts maintain that even if 2018VP1 hit the Earth, it would not cause much damage because it's only the size of a small vehicle - around 2 metres (7 feet) in diameter.
Laura, a Category 1 hurricane , is forecast to be a Category 3 hurricane when it makes landfall between Texas and Louisiana late Wednesday or early Thursday, according to the National Hurricane Center . "If you find yourself east of the track of the storm, the right front quadrant of the storm, you're going to be in that spot where there is a risk of tornadoes", Cornish said.
Have a healthy weekend, Keep the Faith! The asteroid, for the reason that of its smaller sizing, is not regarded a "potentially harmful object" by NASA metrics. When additional space experts confirmed the findings, it was discovered that the Earth's gravity changed the asteroid's orbit since it flew so close to the planet.
Newly formed tropical storms Laura and Marco pose a double threat for the Gulf Coast this weekend. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, who declared a state of emergency Friday, asked President Donald Trump for a federal emergency declaration.