Space Junk Removal Is Not Going Smoothly

A Space Age “tragedy of the commons” is unfolding right under our nose—or, really, right over our head—and no consensus yet exists on how to stop it. For more than a half-century, humans have been hurling objects into low-Earth orbit in ever growing numbers. And with few meaningful limitations on further launches into that increasingly

Former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak banned for eight years for corruption, ICC confirms | Cricket News

The ICC has banned former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak for eight years for five breaches of the anti-corruption code during his time as coach By Reuters Last Updated: 14/04/21 11:52am Former Zimbabwe coach Heath Streak has been banned for eight years for corruption Former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak has been handed an eight-year ban for

Bitcoin (BTC) and ether (ETH) prices rally ahead of Coinbase listing

The Coinbase logo shown on a smartphone. Chris Delmas | AFP via Getty Images LONDON — Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies surged to new heights on Wednesday, with traders awaiting Coinbase’s highly anticipated stock market debut. The world’s most valuable digital coin climbed to an all-time high of $64,841 Wednesday morning, according to data from Coin

Myanmar could spiral into ‘full-blown conflict’ similar to Syria, UN rights chief warns

The United Nations” human rights chief warned on Tuesday that Myanmar could be headed for a “full-blown” conflict similar to the decade-long war in Syria. “I fear the situation in Myanmar is heading for a full-blown conflict. States must not allow the deadly mistakes of the past in Syria and elsewhere to be repeated,” Michelle

Uncovering lost Egyptian city ‘the most important discovery’ since King Tut’s tomb

Renowned Egyptologist and former antiquities minister, Dr Zahi Hawass, is one of a team of archaeologists who uncovered the largest ancient city ever discovered in Egypt. Dubbed “The Rise of Aten’, the city dates back more than 3000 years, just prior to the reign of the most famous pharoah, Tutankhamun. Dr Zahi Hawass said the