While the word equinox translates from Latin as "equal night" that doesn't mean equal daylight. That day, known as the equilux, happens several days after the September equinox and several days before the March equinox.
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NASA started the countdown clock on Saturday ahead of the launch of the Artemis I mission to the Moon Monday at 8:33. There will be lots of activity over the weekend at the launch pad and all eyes will be to the weather before the launch.
Pilots and air traffic controllers use five-letter waypoint names to describe paths in and out of RDU and other airports. References to local sports, food, business, and the occasional inside joke have made their way in.
Tags: RDU Airport, FAA, air traffic control, pilot, travel
Summer weather is hot and getting hotter. Duke University researchers discussed Thursday morning about how rising temperatures are affecting U.S. productivity, the economy and the overall health of American citizens.
Tags: weather, heat, climate change
Earth's rotation has been increasing making June 29 being the shortest day ever recorded since the introduction of the atomic clock. Scientists have some ideas why.