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    First ever black hole poses for photo session

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 11:01am on April 11, 2019

    Using a global network of telescopes to see ‘the unseeable,’ an international scientific team on Wednesday announced a milestone in astrophysics - the first-ever photo...

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    SpaceX launches unmanned US space capsule to space station

    Reuters . Cape Canaveral | Updated at 02:46pm on March 02, 2019

    A SpaceX rocket with a newly designed unmanned crew capsule blasted off on Saturday for the International Space Station, in a key milestone for...

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    Israel’s first ever lunar lander launched

    Reuters . Cape Canaveral | Updated at 11:52am on February 22, 2019

    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida on Thursday night carrying Israel’s first ever lunar lander on a mission that if successful will make the...

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    Great white shark’s genetic secrets revealed

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 11:51am on February 19, 2019

    The great white shark, one of the most fearsome predators in the world’s oceans in both fact and fiction, is a formidable creature — right down to...

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    Two-thirds of Himalayan glaciers could melt: Study

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 07:07pm on February 04, 2019

    Two-thirds of Himalayan glaciers, the world’s ‘Third Pole’, could melt by 2100 if global emissions are not reduced, scientists warned in a major new study...

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    China space mission lands on Moon's far side

    Reuters. Beijing | Updated at 11:12am on January 03, 2019

    A Chinese space probe successfully touched down on the far side of the moon on Thursday, state media said, hailing it as an historic first...

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    Astronauts land from ISS stint marred by air leak, rocket failure

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 01:32pm on December 20, 2018

    Three astronauts landed back on Earth on Thursday after a troubled stint on the ISS marred by an air leak and the failure of a...

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    China launches probe to explore dark side of Moon

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 01:28pm on December 08, 2018

    China on Saturday launched a first probe ever to explore the dark side of the Moon, marking another milestone in its ambitious space programme, the...