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THE astronomical world is braced for the arrival of the Orionids meteor shower, which will light up the sky with shooting stars tonight.
You have a chance to enjoy an evening with legendary wildlife filmmaker Sir David Attenborough to preview his new series planet Earth II. Free tickets are being given away for the event being held at Showcase Bristol cinema de Lux, in Cabot Circus, at ...

Santa Barbara County K-12 teachers are encouraged to apply for this year's $300 mini-grants, which can be used to conduct classroom projects that reduce pollution and save energy and water.
xv NASA's monthly GIS mapping shows that most of the world saw above average temperatures during Sept. 2016. Global temperatures stayed near record-high levels in Autumn, with last month ending up as the second-warmest September on record, going ...
Leonardo DiCaprio at a screening of "Before The Flood" in Miami Beach, Florida, on Oct. 4, 2016. Credit: Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images.

It's been a decade since the first planet Earth series was released. It was the first nature documentary shot in HD with a price tag of $25 million USD to produce, the most expensive ever.
The nature documentary maker celebrated his 90th birthday this year, but shows no signs of slowing down, narrating and presenting a sequel to planet Earth, due for release arriving next month. The original planet Earth series was released a decade ago.
For anyone who has ever spent the day in bed, smoking and watching all 11 hours of planet Earth, today is your day. On Friday BBC Earth dropped the trailer for planet Earth II. Ten years later, nature is still a fucking marvel and weed is more freely ...
Last week BBC Earth confirmed, by way of a soothing new trailer, that a sequel to its beloved "planet Earth" series is on its way.
Something huge just happened for planet Earth. October 16, 2016 By Dan Taylor. Something huge just happened for planet Earth. Nearly 200 nations have banded together and done something that may one day be a turning point for our planet. A major ...
If you're as much a fan of the BBC Series planet Earth, which launched a decade ago, you'll be more than pleased to know that the trailer for planet Earth II has just been released. If the first series didn't already blow your mind and change the way ...
Nature snobs and stoners can gleefully unite yet again: the second installment for BBC's beloved, award-winning nature documentary series planet Earth is arriving soon. And now, fans can get a small visual preview. Like the first installment, released ...
A senior Kremlin lawmaker and Vladimir Putin ally said in an interview that it would be "a gift to humanity" if Donald Trump were to be elected president of the United States.
Beautiful wildlife documentary planet Earth 2 is coming to convince you to make the jump to 4K. Call me a biased Brit, but the BBC's wildlife documentaries have always been some of the most stunning television programs around.
I can't remember exactly the first thing I did when I bought my HDTV way back in 2007, but if it wasn't video games, it was almost certainly planet Earth. planet Earth. It was spectacular. It's one of those 'things' - practically impossible to ...
To date, more than 85 per cent of the seafloor has not been mapped using modern methods. Glen Watson. by Douglas Main. The unknown hit the USS San Francisco like a torpedo.

planet Earth II, sequel to the 2006 documentary narrated by David Attenborough, will be out before the end of the year. The trailer, released Sunday, features a whole host of flora and fauna that we probably won't find on Mars or other nearby Earth ...
Demetri Martin has teamed up with Funny or Die and go90 for a new web series, and the streaming network recently released the trailer.
"I invite those who doubt to read the book of the great Sumerian historian Zecharia Sitchin, or the books of Samuel Kramer including one entitled 'History begins at sumer' which speaks of the first airport constructed on planet Earth, and it is there ...
A decade later, it is harder to agree with that last point, and reading the poem's inventory of harms that "we" have inflicted on planet Earth, from the loss of topsoil, through the "fouled rivers", to great tribes of cod and haddock "about fished out ...
Image taken by the HiRISE camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, showing Earth and the moon. Credit: NASA/JPL. Modern astronomy and space exploration has blessed us with a plethora of wonderful images.
planet Earth could be heading for an Ice Age as face of the sun 'goes blank'. October 4, 20164:43pm. This NASA shot of the Sun shows it looked very smooth indeed.
But Sustainability is really just a concern over the habitability of one planet (Earth) for a certain kind of species (homo sapiens) with a certain kind of organization (modern civilization).
The climate alarmists may be correct in saying that planet Earth has warmed. However, they haven't exactly explained just how one is to know whether a weather event is all-natural or induced by human activity.
A new study suggests that the moon was once part of the planet Earth and that an interplanetary impact caused the debris to break away from the planet.
The concentration of carbon Dioxide, or CO2, in the air has crossed the 400 PPM red line. By exceeding the threshold, man may have caused irreversible damage to planet Earth and threatened all its inhabitants, claim researchers. Earth is the warmest it ...
With regards to the solar storm said to hit planet Earth, researchers at the University of Michigan and Rice University have come up with a tool that could protect power grids and communications satellites.
But a recent study suggests that mercury may share a rare trait with our much more hospitable planet Earth: tectonic activity.
New Delhi: The Earth's oxygen levels are decreasing at an alarming rate and this has gotten worse over the past 100 years. A new study has come out with this discovery, which has the scientists in a fix.
At the same time, a planet's location in the habitable zone does not mean that complex life forms will be found there. On planet Earth, first simplest cells appeared about 4 - 3.8 billion years ago, whereas insects only 450 - 410 million years ago ...
The recent study, published in the journal Nature, reveals a reconstruction of planet Earth's average surface temperature in the past two million years.
scientists have just returned from a groundbreaking research campaign to understand the Indian monsoon. Andy Turner reports back. The Indian monsoon is among the most dramatic examples of the annual cycle.
In Canada and the Russian hinterland of Siberia, coniferous forests crowd the tundra, where previously one could find only grass and shrub.
Thoughtfulness and consideration are excellent qualities to bring on board a cramped flight. I try to bring them myself. I don't recline my seat; I keep to my tiny space; I don't bring stinky food on board.
The campaign, meanwhile, takes the series away from planet Earth for the first time, with a futuristic plot centered on a villain played by Game of Thrones' Kit Harington.
planet Earth is an old favorite, but if you're looking for something with more humanity, BBC's Human Planet is fascinating.
Humans are the only species on planet Earth that are trying to perserve the endangered species. evolution on other hand is the biggest extinction driver on the planet!
Hey 3rd party Stein/Johnson protest voters: I mean are you really going to let Trump kill planet Earth because you're pissed off at Hillary?
China has now started to operate the world's largest radio telescope. The 500-metre Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST) rests in a natural depression in Guizhou, and resembles the famous 300 metre Arecibo dish in Puerto Rico.
It seems only fitting that he has a part in connecting the planet Earth with life in another universe. Although the Breakthrough Listen project is just beginning, there is a possibility that the discovery of alien life may happen within our lifetimes ...
Penguin Random House is publishing British astronaut Tim Peake's non-fiction debut, Hello, is this planet Earth? in November.
Announced today, Academy Award-winner Hans Zimmer's 'Bleeding Fingers music' has created the score for planet Earth II, the brand new landmark series from the BBC's Natural History Unit. Narrated by Sir David Attenborough, planet Earth II ...
BBC America has announced that Academy Award-winner Hans Zimmer's 'Bleeding Fingers music' has created the score for planet Earth II! Narrated by Sir David Attenborough, the brand-new season of the epic natural history series will premiere on BBC ...
At a meeting with the deputy political director of the afl-cio during my campaign for Congress, she looked across her desk and told me that I could get major union support by coming out in favor of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
A computer model simulated human density 80,000 years ago, showing the arrival of humans in eastern China and southern Europe as well as migrations out of Africa along vegetated paths in Sinai and the Arabian Peninsula.
If only we humans, and, more specifically, we Americans, were as progressive and intellectually-evolved as Mr. Obama, then life on planet Earth (and possibly even New Jersey) would be happy and perfect and peaceful. If not for the evil "far right ...
The Chofetz Chaim strongly emphasizes the fact that the human power of speech is what sets us apart from the rest of the creatures that inhabit planet Earth. It's the defining characteristic of Adam. So how can it be that some animals' communications ...
I am on the moon while my handlers are on planet Earth! My email was not hacked but my people misunderstood Bello for Faleke.