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December 14, 2017 5:48 PM Touchdown! Astronauts land back on Earth after almost six months aboard the space station

Three astronauts have landed back on Earth after nearly six months on board the International Space Station. A Russian Soyuz capsule containing Nasa's Randy Bresnik, Russia's Sergey Ryazanskiy and Paolo Nespoli of the European Space Agency descended under a red-and-white parachute and landed on schedule at 2:37pm local time on the vast steppes outside 70 1

December 12, 2017 10:01 AM SpaceX delays fully recycled rocket and capsule launch

The resupply mission has been pushed back to Wednesday, when SpaceX will deliver goods to the International Space Station. The mission to restock the International Space Station will be carried out by the Falcon 9 rocket and the Dragon capsule, both of which have been used before. According to SpaceX, the back-up launch date of Wednesday is being used instead 32

December 9, 2017 4:42 AM SpaceX will launch a reused rocket and Dragon capsule for the first time in historic ISS mission

SpaceX will attempt to launch both a previously used orbital rocket and a spacecraft for the first time in a historic resupply mission to the International Space Station next week. CEO Elon Musk announced the news in a post on Instagram and shared photos of the missions in which the Falcon 9 and Dragon capsule were last flown. The CRS-13 resupply mission 104

November 28, 2017 4:51 PM What time is Bideford's Christmas lights switch on this year?

There's going to be entertainment, a reindeer parade and a fireworks display The countdown to Bideford’s Christmas light switch-on has begun – and there’s going to be late night shopping, sparkly lights and Santas running through the town. Bideford will be switching on its Christmas on Sunday, December 3, and has been organised by its new organisers 70

October 21, 2017 7:51 AM Kit Harington 'cried at the end' of the read-through of Game of Thrones season 8 finale

The actor plays Jon Snow in the HBO fantasy blockbuster. Even as actors have started prepping for filming and are engaged in script reading for the Game of Thrones season 8, it appears the ending of HBO's magnum opus will be a tear jerker, not just for fans but also for its actors. Kit Harington, who plays the insanely popular Jon Snow in the series 55

October 16, 2017 5:34 PM Students push to change name of street honoring KKK member

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - University of Oklahoma students are pushing to rename a Norman street honoring a former university professor who also was a grand dragon in the Ku Klux Klan. The university's student government association passed a resolution last month to support efforts to rename DeBarr Avenue, including a petition by Norman City Councilwoman Breea 23

October 16, 2017 5:24 PM Sow cute! Adorable rescue piglet plays with kittens who shower her with kisses and treat her like one of their own

Adorable footage shows a rescue piglet raised with cats play with her feline siblings. Dragonlord the piglet was rescued from an auction and taken to live at the Rancho Relaxo, a farm animal sanctuary in New Jersey. There little Dragonlord met a wobbly kitten Sriracha with Cerebellar Hypoplasia which causes jerky movements, tremors, and generally uncoordinated 24

October 8, 2017 2:51 PM SpaceX Rocket to Launch 10 Satellites Early Monday: How to Watch Live

The private spaceflight company SpaceX is scheduled to launch 10 communications satellites into low-Earth orbit early Monday (Oct. 9), and you can watch it live online. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to blast off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California at 8:37 a.m. EDT (5:37 a.m. PDT/1237 GMT), carrying 10 satellites for Iridium Communications 102

October 7, 2017 10:45 AM Draconid meteor shower: It’s happening TODAY and THIS is how you can watch it

The first of October’s two meteor showers is almost upon us and the Draconids – which comes from the word Draco the dragon – offers stargazers a chance to catch an exciting celestial display. This year, the Draconid meteor shower will peak tonight and tomorrow night. There is a slight chance that the light from a rising moon may causes issues for stargazers 36

September 18, 2017 4:38 AM SpaceX Dragon cargo capsule successfully returns home from ISS with splashdown in the Pacific Ocean

The spacecraft's safe return marked the end of SpaceX's 12th resupply mission to the International Space Station. SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft successfully returned home to Earth with a splashdown in the Pacific Ocean on Sunday morning after spending more than a month aboard the International Space Station (ISS). The Dragon was lifted to the ISS in the SpaceX's 75