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Remembrance Day falls on the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I

On Sunday 11th November, Remembrance Day services will be held in villages, towns and cities across the Commonwealth of Nations. Including a two-minute silence held at 11 a.m. prec...

The world's first hydrogen-powered train goes into service

Hydrail technology—trains that use hydrogen fuel to power their motors—has become a reality: the first hydrogen-powered trains have just entered service in Germany. Hydrogen trains...

Astronomers announce the possible discovery of the first known moon outside our Solar System

Astronomers think they have discovered the first known moon beyond our Solar System. It is believed to be in orbit around a gigantic planet—an exoplanet—lying 8000 light years away...

Japanese robots successfully land on an asteroid

Two robotic rovers from space probe Hayabusa2, launched by Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), have landed on an asteroid. It marks the first time a mission has completed a ...

Rohingya shelter in the world's largest refugee camp

A refugee camp in the Cox's Bazar district of southeastern Bangladesh now holds more than 700,000 Rohingya people who have fled Myanmar. Meanwhile, Myanmar’s military has been accu...

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