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nasa april22 NASA's Perseverance rover has made a breakthrough in converting the thin atmospheric carbon dioxide present on Mars to oxygen. A toaster-size, experimental instrument aboard the six-wheeled robot on the Martian surface called the Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilization Experiment (MOXIE) accomplished the task on Tuesday, 60 days after the mission landed. NASA said that the technology demonstrat

uscoronavirus april22 64858 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Monday, taking the national total to 31885049. This is higher than the 7-day average of 62968. 879 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 568962. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 721. Texas recorded a rapid rise in COVID fatalities (127) and daily cases

uscoronavirus april21 58,955 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Tuesday, taking the national total to 31,793,048. This is lower than the 7-day average of 64,530. 796 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 568,470, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 729.

derekchauvingeorgefloyd april21 A 12-member jury in Minnesota found former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin guilty on all counts in the brutal murder of African-American George Floyd in May last year. The 46-year-old black man died on Memorial Day after he was pinned down by white police officer Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis during his arrest. "I can't breathe!", George Floyd's final words as he lay dying under the weigh

uscoronavirus april20 70355 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Monday, taking the national total to 31717631. This is higher than the 7-day average of 67175. 483 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 567557, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 755. With 65 d

waltermondale april20 Former US Vice-President Walter Mondale, who had served under President Jimmy Carter, has died on Monday aged 93. Family spokesperson Kathy Tunheim said Mondale died at home in downtown Minneapolis surrounded by family. "It is with profound sadness that we share news that our beloved dad passed away today in Minneapolis, Minnesota. "As proud as we were of him leading the presidential ticket for D

uscoronavirus april19 About 42,018 new cases were reported in the United States on April 18, taking total cases to 28.2 million, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. The country is averaging about 70,000 cases a day, about 16,000 more than a month ago. Florida reported the highest number of new cases...

nasa ncam 041921 Monday, NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter became the first aircraft in history to make a powered, controlled flight on another planet. The Ingenuity team at the agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California confirmed that the flight succeeded after receiving data from the helicopter via NASA's Perseverance Mars rover at 6:46 a.m. EDT. "Ingenuity is the latest in a long and storied trad

uscoronavirus april16 74312 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Thursday, taking the national total to 31495652. This is higher than the 7-day average of 70514. 909 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 565289, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 750. Washing

shooting 0416 Yet another mass shooting in the United States has claimed the lives of eight people on Thursday. The incident took place at the FedEx Ground Plainfield Operations Center in Indianapolis at around 11 P.M. The gunman reportedly took his own life after firing indiscriminately. Eight of those who were shot, died on the scene while some others are hospitalized with injuries, according to Indianapol

uscoronavirus april15 75,267 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Tuesday, taking the national total to 31,421,367. The number of new cases is higher than the 7-day average of 71,511. 932 new deaths were reported in the country on the day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 564,402, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 764.

afghanistanmilitarymission april15 NATO Allies have decided to end the two-decade-old U.S.-led military mission in Afghanistan. The decision was announced at a joint press conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and US Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin in Brussels on Wednesday. On the same day, U.S. President Joe Biden officially announced the drawdown of all 2,500 U.S. troops

covidvaccine nov17 14apr21 77312 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Tuesday, taking the national total to 31345992. This is higher than the 7-day average of 71215. 987 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 563446, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. Coronavirus infections continue to surge dispropor

afghan 032211 14apr21 All US troops will withdraw from Afghanistan by September 11, 2021, which marks the 20th anniversary of the Al-Qaeda terrorist attacks on American soil. White House officials announced on Tuesday that after a rigorous policy review, President Biden has decided to draw down the remaining U.S. troops from Afghanistan and finally end the U.S. war there after 20 years. The drawdown of the remaining a

bitcoinbouncesback march06 14apr21 Bitcoin touched an all time record of $64829 on Wednesday. The past 20 days have been generally a period of recovery for the digital coin, which had dropped to a low of $51,000 on March 25. From that point, it has strengthened by more than a quarter. The Bitcoin market turned bullish since the second week of April. After crossing the $60000 threshold on Monday, the cryptocurrency hit a new record

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