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First plants ever grown on moon have now died, says Chinese scientist

First green leaf on moon dies as temperatures plummet

Giant leaf for mankind? China germinates first seed on moon

Plants grown on Moon for first time paving way for lunar base

China creates FIRST LIFE to ever exist on the moon

Elephants are evolving to lose tusks following decades of ivory poaching 

Holy cow! Scientists think they could have caught the first EVER picture of a black hole being born 200 million light years away as they name mystery space object ‘AT2018cow’

Scientists may have seen birth of a black hole for first time ever

Repeated radio signals coming from galaxy 1.5 billion light years away, scientists announce

Astronomical events in 2019

Farout: astronomers identify most distant known object in solar system

Astronomers locate most-distant object in solar system and name it ‘Farout’

‘Farout’ discovered – the farthest known object in our solar system 11billion miles away which takes more than 1,000 years to orbit the Sun

Listen to the sound of Mars: NASA reveals first audio from the red planet as a Martian ‘dust devil’ sweeps past its new InSight lander

Listen to the sounds from the surface of Mars for the first time with this Nasa recording

Touchdown on Mars! Jubilation as NASA’s InSight rover survives ‘six and a half minutes of terror’ landing to begin historic mission to dig deep into the Martian crust

Incredible first images of Mars from Nasa’s Insight probe after ‘seven minutes of terror’ landing on Red Planet

Nasa InSight Mars lander successfully touches down on surface of red planet

Nasa’s Mars InSight probe touches down on red planet

Six minutes of terror, then probe lands on Mars