Spectacular Delta Aquariid Meteor Shower Is Peaking This Week

What and when is the Delta Aquariid meteor shower in 2020? It’s one of the longest running meteor showers of all with some of the slowest-moving “shooting stars.” Happening from July 12 through August 23, the Delta Aquariid meteor shower peaks in the early hours of Wednesday, July 29. However,…

Hurricane Hanna Has Knocked Down Trump’s Border Wall

Hurricane Hanna has toppled part of Donald Trump’s US-Mexico border wall as it left a trail of destruction along the Texas coast. The first hurricane of the season came ashore on Padre Island on Saturday as a Category 1 hurricane on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale of intensity and later made…

Are You Afraid Of The Great White Shark?

Did we miss our chance to break down the fear culture built around awesome ocean creatures? I’m sure most of us have by now seen ‘that shark video’, which has gone viral over the past week: drone footage showing an encounter with a respect- ably-sized white shark in Plettenberg Bay. …