- Klein was forced to apologise for his joke saying ‘no object belonging to Spanish charcuterie exists anywhere but on Earth’ (Picture: Twitter)It turns out that scientists have a sense of humour too, but a French physicist’s attempt at a joke did not go down well when he tried convince people a piece of chorizo was a distant star.Last week, Étienne Klein, a renowned French scientist tweeted a picture of what he claimed was the star Proxima Centauri, photographed by Nasa&r
‘It’s a split camp’: Steps still torn over flying the flag for UK at Eurovision despite Sam Ryder triumphSteps would be a Eurovision dream (Picture: Lorne Thomson/Redferns)Lisa Scott Lee has admitted Steps are divided over competing in the Eurovision Song Contest despite calls ever year for the pop icons to fly the flag for the UK.Steps have often been hailed as the UK’s Abba, who of course won the contest with Waterloo in 1974 and are one of the most celebrated artists ever.Eurovision 2023 will be held in the United Kingdom for the first time in 25 years after Sam Ryder managed the unthinkab
- The Red Devils are now accelerating their pursuit of the midfielder (Pictures: Getty)Manchester United are now ramping up their efforts to sign Real Madrid midfielder Casemiro and would ideally like to have the deal completed before they face Liverpool on Monday night, according to reports.
F1 CEO Stefano Domenicali denies he is ‘selling the soul’ of the sport amid controversial calendar changesThe world famous Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium has hosted F1 since 1983 (Photo: Getty)Formula 1 CEO Stefano Domenicali has denied that he is ‘selling the soul’ of the sport amid controversial changes to the racing calendar.While the calendar for 2023 is yet to be revealed, several historic and popular grand prix and circuits are unlikely to make the cut with their places taken by newer races in divisive locations.At the time of writing, 20 circuits are currently contracted to
- Barts Health NHS Trust in London is hiring a director of operations whose duties will be to ensure 'safe, high quality and efficient delivery of the day to day operational management of England's largest trust.
- The ditches formed a defensive system called the Chatham Land Front that ran from the Isle of Sheppey to Maidstone, Kent.
- A group of nine wolves and six dogs were observed as part of the study (Picture: Unsplash)A study has found that dogs are unable to differentiate humans based on their generosity.Winning dogs over with a bag of treats might have been debunked with a study that observed canines’ behaviour towards humans giving or withholding food from them.The study found that dogs showed no preference towards either the ‘generous’ or the ‘selfish’ human.Animal behaviourists from the
- Tammie-Michelle Edwards, 25, collapsed while on her first night out since giving birth to her eight-week-old son James and had to be revived dozens of times by her husband before paramedics arrived.
Open spaces, high spec features AND less than 30 minutes to central London – here’s why we want to move to HainaultEdge, a brand-new luxury property development by award-winning developer Countryside, offers the best of both worldsMany of us are drawn to the buzz of the city while also yearning for plenty of open space. But it can often feel impossible to reconcile the two. But Edge, a brand-new luxury property development by award-winning developer Countryside, offers the best of both worlds.Located in Hainault in north-eastern Greater London, it has nature reserves, woodland and countr
- Manchester City have been charged by the Football Association after fans invaded the pitch following their title-winning game against Aston Villa last season.
- Many fans are desperate for a change of ownership at Old Trafford (Picture: Getty Images)As interested parties start to make their intentions known and hopes emerge that the Glazers could sell Manchester United, the club’s supporters trust have made it clear what they want to see from any new owner.
- Ashleigh Keniry, 21, was a talented singer, fond of music, loved her sport and had travelled throughout Africa but tragically she took her own life in February after struggling with her mental health for years
- For extroverts, feeling low after socialising is a protective mechanism (Picture: Getty)The way I feel during and immediately after socialising is something of an intense high. I feel like myself again, like I could conquer the world.No matter what I’m doing, whether it’s dancing in a circle next to a booming speaker, or sitting quietly in a park, the melting pot of multiple conversations, high pitched laughter and hugs hello make all of my problems dissolve until there’s
- The country was once described as a "real-life Tinder dream for geriatrics", but now the government is considering introducing laws that give police powers to arrest local beach boys
- The nation has turned yellow since 2021 amid record-busting highs and droughts (Picture: Reuters)Staggering maps comparing this year to 2021 show how Britain has been baked brown and yellow by record-breaking heatwaves and wildfires.Put together by Planet Labs using satellite images, it shows how swathes of the nation, especially in the south-east, have gone from lush green to desert-like amid scorching highs of 40°C.The maps compare July 2021 to July this year, before drought conditions wer
- Dozens of British businesses are being forced to close their doors as the crippling cost of living crisis continues to take hold over the country. Small businesses have been unable to cope.
- Dumpling the three-year-old Frenchie had a traumatic start to life and arrived at Helping Yorkshire Poundies with a large red wound on her neck, but she hasn't let it hold her back and is ready for a loving family
- Hageman claimed during a live Wednesday night interviewthat Cheney only 'left a very brief two-second' voicemail that did not acknowledge her loss. Both sides provided audio to support their claims.
Jonah Hill ‘immediately hated’ Christopher Mintz-Plasse during Superbad audition: ‘He was really annoying to me’McLovin might have gone down as one of the most quotable characters in movie history but it turns out that Jonah Hill wasn’t an automatic fan of actor Christopher Mintz-Plasse.In fact, the 38-year-old, who played teenager Seth, ‘immediately hated’ his Superbad co-star before filming even started.Celebrating the 15th anniversary of the iconic comedy, which also starred Emma Stone, Michael Cera and Bill Hader, the cast took a stroll down memory lane and let us all in on the gossi
- Gil Banks was enjoying a holiday in South America after finishing his military service when he fell to his death on a notorious volcano. Just 25, He was attempting to climb up the Rucu Pichincha volcano in Ecuador
- Greyhound Board of Great Britain and animal rights charities allowed dogs to continue racing across UK even after Met Office issued amber extreme heat warning last Thursday through to Sunday.
- Audrey Whitebrook's son built the pond to help his mum with her anxiety, and she has been left distraught after being sent a solicitor's letter informing her she needs to fill it in
- Yet Sanna Marin, 36, has also been called the 'coolest politician in the world' and has a huge support base due to her relaxed leadership style - a style that Putin hates
- Prince Edward's daughter Lady Louise Windsor has received her A-level results, and will be following in her cousin Prince William's footsteps by going to St Andrew's University
- InfoWars host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has jettisoned his support for Donald Trump and is backing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis for the 2024 presidential race.
- Terrifying footage from Corsica shows debris flying through airports, hail pummelling homes and destroying windows, and chairs and trees being ripped out and hurtling through the sky.
- Two speed eaters demolished two huge meals on camera in less than 17 minutes as they eyed up an impressive record attempt - but one of them proved just too much
- Lady Louise Windsor will study English (Picture: Reuters)The Queen’s granddaughter Lady Louise Windsor will study English at St Andrews University, Buckingham Palace confirmed today.
It comes after the young student received her A-level results.This is a breaking story – more to follow.
- The Queen's youngest granddaughter today received her A-level results and Buckingham Palace confirmed she would be stufying English at St Andrews University in Scotland - the same university Prince William and Kate Middleton studied at
- There are some great ways to teach children about money at all ages (Picture: Getty)Knowledge is power and talking to our children about money is one of the greatest tools we can teach them.
Learning about money, how it works, and what they can do with it is a financially healthy conversation which they will soon reap many benefits from.But how do you go about teaching them?Rajan Lakhani at Plum explains: ‘Teaching kids about the value of money as soon as possible is so important. The
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