Asteroid to have ‘extremely close encounter’ with Earth this week

An asteroid will have an “extremely close encounter” with Earth on Thursday, when it flies by the planet at a distance of fewer than 20,000 miles, according to the Virtual Telescope Project. Asteroid

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Researchers hypothesize coronavirus immunity if you have been exposed to THIS

A new study suggests a mosquito-borne illness called dengue may afford some immunity against coronavirus. Researchers at Duke University analyzed factors contributing to the spread of coronavirus cases in Brazil, and found an inverse correlation between

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North Korea reportedly laundering money through US banks to evade sanctions

North Korea has laundered money through US banks in an elaborate, years-long plot to evade international sanctions, according to a new report citing a leak of confidential documents from leading

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Iran upholds grisly punishment for 3 teens convicted of stealing

Iran has reportedly sentenced three teenagers to have their fingers amputated for stealing, a brutal punishment still on the books under the country’s Islamic penal code. According to the London-based Iran

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