China has successfully launched the first component to build its own space station, indicating that it is closing the gap with the big space powers such as the US and Russia.
Religious intolerance is a daily reality in Europe, mainly targeted at Muslims. We need to better understand the dynamics behind the new trend of laws and popular opinion banning minority religious expression and stigmatizing Islam.
Astronomers have for the first time made detailed measurements of an exoplanet in the temperate zone around its star. Their conclusion: It looks a lot like a planet in our solar system.
The ribbon could be the solar system’s version of Earth’s northern and southern lights. The results of the discovery, made by NASA’s IBEX satellite, appear Friday in the journal Science.
President Sarkozy's law-and-order push now includes three years in jail or a 45,000 euro fine for being a member of a gang.