Meteors have slammed into central Russia. A factory took a direct hit. The meteor shower caused windows in the area to smash, injuring many locals.
Russian and Western views clashed full force at the Munich Security Conference on Saturday. But it wasn't just about the Ukraine crisis - mutual distrust runs much deeper. Nina Werkhäuser reports from Munich.
A giant rock, 550 meters (one-third of a mile) in diameter, just whizzed by planet earth. We are very fortunate that the buffer between the two celestial objects is fairly spacious.
Moscow has successfully tested the new heavy Angara rocket, which could carry up to 25 tons of payload. The test is a step toward ensuring independent access to space, Russian scientists believe.
Amid a growing debate over arming Ukraine, US expectations of the Minsk talks were rock-bottom. That they didn’t fail outright is seen as a positive - but deep skepticism remains. Richard Walker reports from Washington.
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