SpaceX blasts off its Falcon 9 rocket carrying the unmanned Dragon cargo ship, packed with more than 2,267 kilograms of food, gear and science experiments for the six astronauts living at the International Space Station. The mission was the first to take off from NASA’s historic launchpad 39A, the origin of the pioneering United States space flights that took astronauts to the Moon in the 1960s and 1970s, as well as the space shuttle missions that ran from 1981 to 2011.
Claudia Marchiori dressed as an “angel” descends on Saint Mark’s Square during the Venice Carnival, Italy, yesterday. Tens of thousands of revellers in masks and period costume packed the square yesterday for the “flight of the angel,” the traditional opening of the Venice Carnival.
A MAN who set off homemade explosives at Pudong airport in Shanghai last June was sentenced to eight years in prison...
The Bus No. 71, also known as the medium-capacity traffic project designed to provide a quicker public transport alternative along the artery, has hit the road recently. Running under the Yan’an Elevated Road, the bus is entitled to a 24-hour bus-only lane that spans across four districts from the west to the east. What do you think of the new means of transport?