On Thursday, the Defense Department said that in order to blend in, special-operation forces often don the insignia of forces they accompany. On Friday, after Turkey complained, a spokesman called the action “unauthorized and inappropriate.”
Russia used to be our space boyfriend. Now, in response to U.S. sanctions, the country is cutting off American access to the International Space Station by 2020. With astronauts from the United States and Russia currently living there together, cohabitation must be getting pretty awkward.
Plus: it takes a lot to kick a Congressman out of office, and NASA leaks a video of stars colliding. Enter, topical pop culture reference.