Proxima b, a confirmed — potentially habitable — Earth-sized planet, is a mere 4.2 light years away

A team of scientists from the University of Geneva has confirmed the existence of an Earth-sized planet orbiting the star closest to the sun. The planet, called Proxima b, is 1.17 times the mass of Earth and is located in the habitable zone of Promixa Centauri, 4.2 light years away. Read More …read more Source:: […]

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Children of Rwandan genocide suspect Kabuga fear for father’s life

PARIS — The children of detained Rwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga accused French authorities of violating his “fundamental human rights” on Friday, saying he has severe senile dementia among other ailments and that imprisonment could kill him. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost       

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Minneapolis burns: Protesters teargassed, police precinct razed, shouts of ‘I can’t breathe’

A third night of racially charged arson, looting and vandalism gripped Minneapolis as protesters vented rage over the death of an unarmed black man after a white police officer knelt on his neck as he lay on the ground following arrest. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost       

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Trump To Deliver Statement On China’s Hong Kong Crackdown At 2pm

Trump To Deliver Statement On China’s Hong Kong Crackdown At 2pm Tyler Durden Fri, 05/29/2020 – 12:36 President Trump will deliver a statement responding to a new national security law that was officially incorporated into law by the Politburo Standing Committee earlier this week. Notably, the statement will be delivered at 2pmET from the Rose […]

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