Peter Wong

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2000 March 22 - A Spherule from Outer Space

<b>A Spherule from Outer Space</b> <b><br>Credit:</b> Timothy Culler (UCB) et al., Apollo 11 Crew, NASA<p><b>Explanation:</b> When a meteorite strikes the Moon, the energy of the …

Indonesia's Jakarta shut down by taxi-driver protest

Thousands of taxi and motorised rickshaw drivers have brought the Indonesian capital Jakarta to a standstill in a rowdy protest against what they say is unfair competition from ride-hailing apps.<p>Convoys of blue and white taxis operated by PT Blue Bird and PT Express Transindo Utama blocked the …

David Cameron criticised for refusing to publish legal advice on EU deal

David Cameron is facing pressure to publish the Government's legal advice over his EU deal as critics say it could be overturned by European courts<p>David Cameron has been been accused of "cheating voters" after the Government refused to publish its own advice on whether the EU deal is "legally …

The Man Who Disobeyed His Boss And Opened The Berlin Wall

To many Germans, Harald Jaeger is the man who opened the Berlin Wall.<p>It's a legacy that still makes the former East German border officer uncomfortable 25 years after he defied his superiors' orders and let thousands of East Berliners pour across his checkpoint into the West.<p>"I didn't open the …

The 50 Most Dazzling Pictures From Space

Taking pictures in space ain’t just point and shoot. When a spacecraft is billions of miles from home, it takes an awful lot of data processing and …