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The astronaut showed the “attraction of the moon”

Cosmonaut Fedor Yurchikhin photographed a moonlit sunset from the International Space Station. The corresponding picture was shared by Roskosmos in its Instagram account. During the moon’s setting over the Earth, an interesting phenomenon occurs...


Rare gorillas can get coronavirus

Mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei) as well as humans are threatened by coronavirus. This species is threatened with extinction: the total number is only about 1000 individuals living in a small area, including national...


A meteorite exploded over Belgium

A bright ball of fire exploded over Belgium. The International Organization for Meteorites (IMO) received 6 reports from eyewitnesses, including from the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Germany. According to IMO, the meteoroid entered the atmosphere...