Scientists discover Earth-like planet circling star nearest to SunScientists Wednesday announced the discovery of an Earth-sized planet orbiting the star nearest our Sun, opening up the glittering prospect of a habitable world that may one day…
Inside The Americas
INSIDE THE AMERICAS
Brazil scrambles to get ready for OlympicsThis week, Brazil is scrambling to get everything ready, with less than a month to go before it hosts the Olympic Games. Also, we head to the US where Tesla Motors faces…
NASA's Juno spacecraft begins Jupiter orbitBraving intense radiation, a NASA spacecraft reached Jupiter on Monday after a five-year voyage to begin exploring the king of the planets.
Eye On Africa
EYE ON AFRICA
Boko Haram launches new spate of attacksIn this edition: Boko Haram's latest offensive, the French army in Mali, and South Africa's space project.
Facebook Live - From space!In this edition, we tell you about the 20-minute Q&A conducted by Mark Zuckerberg from earth to space. Also, we tell you how technology is tackling the problem of waterborne…
The French scientist who discovered Neptune’s rings has diedFrench astrophysicist Andre Brahic, one of the discoverers of Neptune’s rings, died in Paris Sunday at the age of 73, his publisher Odile Jacob said.
Kepler's new bounty of exoplanetsIn this edition, we look up at the stars as NASA's Kepler mission has just discovered a stunning 1,284 new planets, marking the single largest finding of planets to date. What's…
IN THE WORLD PAPERS
Adieu! Austrian Chancellor resigns unexpectedlyINTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 10.05.16: Austrian papers react to the abrupt and unexpected resignation of Chancellor Werner Faymann. Analysts say he's the latest casualty in the…
Three Earth-like planets discovered in AquariusLife could be detectable on three planets within a mere 40 light years of Earth, researchers in Belgium have determined; we take a look at details of their discovery plus…
Scientists discover three ‘earth-like’ planetsAn international team of scientists said Monday they had discovered a trio of Earth-like planets that are the best bet so far for finding life outside our solar system.
The billionaire space raceAs the battle between on-demand streaming platforms rages, we speak to Netflix's CEO Reed Hastings about his strategy to expand his empire further. We'll also ask actor and tech…
Religiously techIn this edition, we look at how smartphones and applications are changing the way we worship. Even the Pope has his own Instagram account now. He racked up two million followers…