Article of the week

What went Wrong in the ISS launch? An Insight.

American astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin are resting comfortably in the city of Baikonur, Kazakhstan, after an anomaly occurred shortly after their launch.The Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to the International Space Station at 4:40 a.m. EDT Thursday, October 11 (2:40 p.m. in Baikonur time) carrying Hague and Ovchinin. Shortly after launch, there was an anomaly with the booster, and the launch ascent was aborted, resulting in a ballistic landing of the spacecraft.Search and rescue teams deployed to the landing site, arriving on location before the spacecraft landed. Hague and Ovchinin were recovered from the capsule and were in good condition. The crew landed south of the city of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, and was transported by helicopter to the nearby city. A Roscosmos plane then flew the pair to Baikonur, where they were greeted on the tarmac by their families, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, Roscosmos Director…

9 awesome facts about MEGHAN MARKLE

Here are Nine awesome facts about Meghan Markle that you didn't know before:
W Magazine : Meghan Markle

#1 Freelance Calligrapher
Markle worked as a freelance calligrapher to support herself between early acting jobs.

#2 Not a Celebrity by Birth
 Markle's first appearance on screen was a small role as a nurse in an episode of the daytime soap opera General Hospital Early in her career, Markle had small guest roles on the television shows Century City (2004)The War at Home (2006), and CSI: NY (2006). She also took on several contract acting and modeling jobs, including a stint as a "briefcase girl" on the US game show Deal or No Deal.

#3 Struggled a lot
Markle had some difficulty getting roles early in her career. In 2015, she wrote: "I wasn't black enough for the black roles and I wasn't white enough for the white ones, leaving me somewhere in the middle as the ethnic chameleon who couldn't book a job.

#4  Created a Website
From 2014 to 2017, Markle was founder and editor-in-chief of lifestyle website The Tig.
In April 2017, she closed The Tig. Markle developed an adept and polished social media presence − at the time of its closing, her instagram account had 1.9 million followers.

#5 In a Relationship
Markle began a relationship with actor and producer Trevor Engelson in 2004. They married in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, on September 10, 2011, and divorced in August 2013.

#6 Met Prince Harry
In June 2016, Markle began a relationship with Prince Harry. who was then fifth in line to the British throne. Prince Harry and Markle met on a blind date that a mutual friend set up.

#7 A good heart
Markle was a counselor for international charity One Young World. She attended its 2014 and 2016 summits.  Also in 2014, she traveled to Afghanistan and Spain as part of the United Service Organizations Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Holiday Tour.  2016, Markle became a global ambassador for World Vision Canada, traveling to Rwanda for the Clean Water Campaign, the agency's campaign to provide safe, clean drinking water, and she traveled to India to raise awareness of issues concerning women.

#8 On Top of the World
Since her marriage to Prince Harry, Meghan is a princess of the United Kingdom entitled to the style of Royal Highness, as well as Duchess of Sussex, Countess of Dumbarton and Baroness Kilkeel. She is styled as "Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex", and she is the first person to hold that title.

#9 Most Influential person



In 2018, she was included in Time magazine's "100 Most Influential People in the World"

Comments