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South Korean Leader Warns Against Attack on North, Ahead of Trump’s Asia Trip

President Moon Jae-in also announces biggest annual increase in South Korea’s military budget in nearly a decade  Monitoring Desk SEOUL—South Korea’s leader used a closely watched speech to oppose military action in countering North Korea, as the U.S. builds up its forces in the region and Donald Trump prepares to make his first trip to […]

Saturn moon has necessary conditions to harbor life: Nasa

Saturn moon has necessary conditions to harbor life: Nasa

AFP An ice-encrusted moon orbiting Saturn appears to have the conditions necessary for life, Nasa announced Thursday, unveiling new findings made by its unmanned Cassini spacecraft. Cassini has detected hydrogen molecules in vapour plumes emanating from cracks in the surface of Enceladus, a small ocean moon coated in a thick layer of ice, the US […]

Under Trump, the Moon regains interest as possible destination

Under Trump, the Moon regains interest as possible destination

Under Trump, the Moon regains interest as possible destination By AFP The moon. PHOTO: AFP WASHINGTON DC: Dismissed by former US president Barack Obama as a place explorers had already seen, the Moon has once again gained interest as a potential destination under Donald Trump’s presidency. Private sector companies in particular are energised by the prospect […]