January 24, 2018

This unbelievable image of Jupiter’s cloud belts makes me want to move there

By Chris Mills From BGR Jupiter is, scientifically speaking, not great for humans. The gravitational pull is about 2.4 times that of Earth, and its atmosphere is mostly hydrogen and helium. Even within our own Solar System, there are much better candidates for sustaining life, even including some of Jupiter’s own moons. But from space, […]

Chinese booster rocket nearly smashes into a small town

By Jon Fingas From engadget And unlike many incidents, it was caught on camera. Space agencies prefer to launch near the sea or over empty land when given the choice, and China just got a reminder as to why. A booster from a Long March 3B rocket dropped and exploded near the small southwestern town […]

Guy Pearce on AI: ‘We don’t know what we’re capable of’

BY SAM HAYSOM From Mashable It’s almost 11pm in Australia, but Guy Pearce is full of energy. He’s talking about robots.The star of Memento and L.A. Confidential has just been in a film called Donny the Drone — a post-apocalyptic short in which an initially friendly-looking robot (voiced by Pearce) is given a humanitarian award. […]

23 Jan Weather In Cayman

   23 Jan Tue 2018 Weather In Cayman Synopsis   Light to moderate east to northeast winds and slight to moderate seas are expected across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours due to a slack pressure gradient across the Northwest Caribbean. Radar images show scattered showers between Grand Cayman and Little Cayman these […]

US: UPDATE: Tsunami warnings canceled after magnitude-7.9 earthquake off Alaska I Tsunami warning in effect after magnitude-7.9 earthquake off Alaska

UPDATE: (CNN)Forecasters canceled tsunami warnings for Alaska and the US and Canadian west coasts Tuesday after an earthquake in the Gulf of Alaska stoked fears of damaging waves. The tsunami alerts were canceled “because additional information and analysis have better defined the threat,” said the National Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer, Alaska. Small tsunami waves […]

Oxitec hopeful for GM mosquito release this year

BY KATIE ATKINS From FLKEYSNEWS There hasn’t been much talk of releasing genetically modified mosquitoes in the Florida Keys for a while, but a trial could happen in the coming months. British biotech company Oxitec wants to release its genetically modified mosquitoes in the Florida Keys this year, calling them “Oxitec Friendly mosquitoes,” the offspring […]

22 Jan Weather In Cayman

22 Jan Mon 2018 Weather In Cayman Synopsis   Light to moderate northeasterly winds and slight to moderate seas are expected across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system over the western Atlantic Ocean weakens. Radar images show scattered showers in the Cayman area moving towards the west. Sunshine […]

21 Jan Weather In Cayman

21 Jan Sun 2018 Weather In Cayman Synopsis   Moderate northeasterly winds and rough to moderate seas are expected across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system moves over the western Atlantic Ocean and weakens. Radar images show isolated shower activity over the Cayman area moving towards the west. […]

20 Jan Weather In Cayman

20 Jan Sat 2018 Weather In Cayman Synopsis   Fresh northeasterly winds and rough seas are will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system moves over the western Atlantic Ocean. Remnants of an old frontal boundary just west of Jamaica will drift across the Cayman area during […]

19 Jan Weather In Cayman

19 Jan Fri 2018 Weather In Cayman Synopsis     Not available. See Weather Forecast Top Right of Website. Sunshine just makes the day a little better, but it can also cause sunburns. Check the UV Report below to be prepared Humidity: 73%  (DOWN from yesterday) UV: 7.1   HIGH  (UP from yesterday) Temperature: Today’s […]