NASA’s InSight lands on Mars after six-month journey

“Landing on Mars is one of the hardest single jobs that people have to do in planetary exploration,” InSight’s lead scientist, Bruce Banerdt, said before Monday’s success. “It’s such a difficult thing, it’s such a dangerous thing that there’s always a fairly uncomfortably large chance that something could go wrong.”

Meet Rekha, India’s first fisherwoman

she is the only woman to get a deep-sea fishing licence from the State Fisheries Department. The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, the country’s premier marine research agency, felicitated Rekha recently.

Remains of ancient lost Greek city found by the cultural ministry of Greece

Greeks believed the city was first settled by Trojan captives of war and historic references document that Tenea’s citizens formed the greater part of the colonists who founded the city of Syracuse in Sicily.
“This year we excavated part of the city itself,” Korka stated, adding that “the citizens seem to have been remarkably affluent.”

Modern comic book pioneer Stan Lee passed away

He wrote his characters with a persistent humanity, with flaws and quirks that his readers could see mirrored in themselves. When previously superheroes were depicted as unattainable perfection, Stan Lee’s stories showed powerful heroes who share daily struggles similar to our own. Stories to make any child believe that they too could be extraordinary.