NASA launches spacecraft to explore deeper into the Sun’s corona

NASA launched a space probe early Sunday that will go closer to the Sun than any spacecraft before, the agency announced. The craft will endure extreme heat while zooming through the solar corona to study the Sun’s outer atmosphere that gives rise to the solar winds. The Parker Solar Probe, a spacecraft the size of… Read More NASA launches spacecraft to explore deeper into the Sun’s corona

Renowned British author V.S. Naipaul dies at 85

Trinidad-born British author V.S. Naipaul, who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2001, has died at his home in London aged 85, the BBC reported on Saturday. Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, who began writing in the 1950s, won numerous coveted literary awards during his career during which he wrote critically acclaimed novels such as ‘A… Read More Renowned British author V.S. Naipaul dies at 85

North Korea, South Korea to hold inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang

North and South Korea agreed to hold an inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang in September, the South’s Unification Ministry said on Monday. North and South Korean officials held high-level negotiations at the border truce village of Panmunjom on Monday to discuss the summit. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met… Read More North Korea, South Korea to hold inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang