NASA’s Lucy Trojan Asteroid Mission Invites You to Build Your Own Time Capsule

Where will you be and what will you be up to in August of 2027? What about March of 2033? NASA knows exactly where the Lucy spacecraft will be: flying by never-before-explored Trojan asteroids! After launching in October 2021, the Lucy spacecraft will journey for 12 years, observing one main belt asteroid and seven Trojan asteroids. These asteroids are […]


Pro-military protesters rally for second day in Sudan capital

The protesters converged on the presidential palace in the Sudanese capital Khartoum, shouting “One army, one people” and demanding “a military government”. The latest demonstrations, left undisturbed by security forces, have been organised by a splinter faction of the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC). (Ashraf Shazly / AFP) Hundreds of pro-military Sudanese protesters rallied […]


Australia’s Melbourne to ease world’s longest lockdown

Covid-19 has infected more than 241M people and killed nearly 4.9M globally. Here are the virus-related developments for October 17: People cross a street in Melbourne on October 11, 2021 during a lockdown against Covid-19 coronavirus. (AFP) Sunday, October 17, 2021 Melbourne to ease world’s longest lockdown Australia’s Melbourne, which has spent more time under […]