Space Shuttle Atlantis NE

Space Shuttle Atlantis lifted off on its maiden voyage on 3 October 1985, on mission STS-51-J, the second dedicated Department of Defense flight. It flew one other mission, STS-61-B, the second night launch in the shuttle program, before the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster temporarily grounded the Shuttle fleet in 1986. Among the five Space Shuttles flown into space, Atlantis conducted a...

Super 5 Red Giant

Super 5 is a game of chance, in Malta, in which five numbers are randomly drawn from a field of numbers from 1 to 45. Players have to match at least three of the selected numbers on one ticket to the numbers drawn. The draw for Super 5 is held every Wednesday (if a public holiday falls on a Wednesday, the draws take place on Tuesday), at 19:10, five numbers are randomly drawn in the presence of a...

Mars Rover Discovery News

There have been four successful robotically operated Mars rovers, all managed by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory: Sojourner, Opportunity, Spirit and Curiosity. On January 24, 2016, NASA reported that current studies on Mars by Curiosity and Opportunity (the latter now defunct) would be searching for evidence of ancient life, including a biosphere based on autotrophic, chemotrophic or...