After months of back and forth, scientists now agree that NASA's Voyager 1 has become the first manmade object to leave the solar system. And it only took 36 years to make the 12 billion mile-long journey.
Nasa says the big robot rover it is sending to Mars looks in excellent shape for its Monday (GMT) landing. The vehicle, known as Curiosity, was launched from Earth in November last year and is now nearing the end of a journey across space.
Taormina Sicily a small town on the east coast of the island of Sicily Italy. This is the Greek Theatre with Mount Etna in the background. From both places you have an enormous vieuw and The Etna was such a romantic experience!