16 April 2018, 11:48 | Marlene Myers
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Watch launch of TESS planet-hunting mission April 16
TESS will survey the sky, looking for small dips in a distant star's light as a planet passes between the satellite and its star. The spacecraft will be carried into orbit by SpaceX , and will ride one of the company's Falcon 9 rockets out of the atmosphere.
Raging bushfire traps residents in their homes on the outskirts of Sydney
Local resident Jordan Dodin climbs onto a roof to protect the house from fire in Wattle Grove on Saturday night. Water bombers are seen fighting a bushfire in Alfords Point as fire crews watch and wait in Sydney on Sunday.
Trump defends 'mission accomplished' statement after strike on Syria
No military response from any actors in Syria - including Iran and Russian Federation - has been seen, the Pentagon said. McKenzie admitted the strike did not wipe out all of the Syrian regime's chemical weapons capabilities.
Afghanistan nabs 2 Pakistani guards post border clash
It was once an ideal point for militants to move across the border in the past. He confirmed that a civilian was killed and two Pakistani guards were arrested.