Parachains are in the process of launching on Kusama and will be coming to Polkadot after a few successful auctions and the completion of an audit that has already begun.
More info here: [https://medium.com/polkadot-network/the-launch-of-parachains-78188fcf024f](https://medium.com/polkadot-network/the-launch-of-parachains-78188fcf024f)
Update 2021-06-03: [The first parachain has launched on Kusama](https://nitter.cc/EAThomson/status/1400474397606023170)
Update 2021-06-08: [Parachain auctions are being rolled out](https://polkadot.network/kusama-parachain-auctions/)
Update 2021-06-08: [Multiple parachain crowdloans are now active](https://polkadot.js.org/apps/?rpc=wss%3A%2F%2Fkusama-rpc.polkadot.io#/parachains/crowdloan)
Good luck with the week.
Be awesome to one another.