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Huge cave found on moon could house astronauts Japan scientists

Huge cave found on moon, could house astronauts: Japan scientistsScientists at Japan's space agency have discovered a huge moon cave that could one day house a base that would shelter astronauts from dangerous radiation and wild temperature swings, officials said Thursday. Data taken from Japan's SELENE lunar orbiter has confirmed the existence of the 50 kilometre (31 miles) long and 100 metre wide cavern that is believed to be lava tube created by volcanic activity about 3.5 billion years ago. The major finding was published this week in US science magazine Geophysical Research Letters.


Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/news/huge-cave-found-moon-could-house-astronauts-japan-072946568.html

Marawi city destroyed in Philippines longest urban war

Marawi: city destroyed in Philippines' longest urban warAt first glance, the endless rows of devastated buildings could be the aftermath of a great earthquake. "No one wanted this to happen," President Rodrigo Duterte said on Tuesday as he declared Marawi city "liberated from the terrorists' influence" after a nearly five-month battle with gunmen loyal to the Islamic State group. A day earlier troops had tracked down and killed the Islamic State "emir" for Southeast Asia -- Isnilon Hapilon, leader of the militants.


Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/news/marawi-city-destroyed-philippines-longest-urban-war-053649779.html



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