News Briefs 25-03-2020By Gregon Wednesday, March 25th A whole lot of space in today’s news briefs… Life on the planet Mercury? It’s not completely nuts. The search for E.T. goes on hold, for now. Theoretical physicist claims Tic-Tac UFO was a time traveller. Just three orbiting black holes can break time-reversal symmetry, physicists find. The word ‘just’ is doing a lot of heavy lifting in that headline… The true impact of SpaceX’s Starlink Constellation on astronomy is coming into focus. Astronomers think they’ve found the edge of the Milky Way galaxy. Scientists find a superconductor in bits of meteorite. NASA plans to fight COVID-19 using supercomputers. Squids’ gene-editing superpowers may unlock human cures. Taking animal sentience seriously A new expedition to the Andes has found mice living atop a 22,000 foot volcano — making them the world’s highest-dwelling mammals. Turning back the clock on ageing cells. The brain reshapes our malleable senses to fit the world. How ghosts nearly ruined the Foo Fighters’ 10th album. Thanks to @AnomalistNews. Quote of the Day: Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve. Martin Luther King, Jr.