Solar System

IFC, Agricultural Bank of Egypt partner to promote farmers’ switch to solar irrigation systems

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 05:09 GMT

Using solar power for water pumping could potentially save farmers an estimated LE 14 billion ($875 million) annually in diesel fuel costs, helping reduce greenhouse gas, according to IFC.

1st scenes of 'Nightflyers' appear on Rotten Tomatoes

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 11:30 GMT

“Rotten Tomatoes” website uploaded some scenes of series “Nightflyers”, scheduled to be broadcasted on NETFLEX INC. Dec. 2,2018.

NASA Warns: Asteroid bigger than Pyramids to skim Earth

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 09:43 GMT

The monstrous space rock is flying towards the planet at a breakneck speed of more than 20,000mph or nine kilometres per second.

Google crunches data to help NASA find two new planets

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 - 11:36 GMT

Alphabet Inc's Google and NASA said on Thursday that advanced computer analysis identified two new planets around distant stars.

Cigar-shaped asteroid came from another solar system: study

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 - 10:37 GMT

A rocky cigar-shaped object detected in space last month came from another solar system.