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March 19, 2017 3:04 PM SpaceX capsule returns space station science to Earth

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A SpaceX capsule is back on Earth with a full load of space station science samples. The Dragon cargo ship parachuted into the Pacific on Sunday off the Southern California coast. Astronauts set it free from the International Space Station 5½ hours earlier. The Dragon flew to the space station a month ago from the same Florida launch 31

March 13, 2017 11:14 PM 'Dragon Tattoo' follow-up coming in 2018 with new cast

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Lisbeth Salander is coming back to the big screen in 2018, but she won't be played by Rooney Mara or Noomi Rapace. Columbia Pictures announced Monday a follow-up to "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" will begin production in September with a new cast, and Fede Alvarez will be the director. It'll be based on author David Lagercrantz's 32

February 27, 2017 9:48 PM SpaceX says it will fly 2 people to moon next year

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - SpaceX says it will fly two people to the moon next year. Two people who know one another approached the company about sending them on a weeklong flight just beyond the moon. Musk won't identify the pair or the price tag. He says they've already paid a "significant" deposit. Musk says SpaceX is on track to launch astronauts 29

February 24, 2017 4:42 PM When is St David’s Day 2017? How do the Welsh celebrate and who was St David?

ST DAVID’S Day is celebrated every year in Wales as its national day. Find out why and when the celebrations take place this year. It is a day for the people of Wales to sing traditional songs, proudly display flags and watch parades through their streets. The holiday is the national day of Wales, much like St George’s Day in England in April and St Andrew’s 22

February 22, 2017 6:39 AM Russian space craft lifts off for international space station

ALMATY, Feb 22 (Reuters) - A Russian Progress cargo space craft blasted off for the International Space Station from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Wednesday, the first such mission since a failed launch in December. The space craft, carried by the same Soyuz booster rocket as used for manned launches, took off at 11:58 (0558 GMT) with the launch 26

February 22, 2017 6:33 AM Russian supply ship launched to International Space Station

MOSCOW (AP) - An unmanned Russian cargo ship lifted off successfully Wednesday on a supply mission to the International Space Station. A Soyuz-U booster rocket carrying the Progress MS-05 spacecraft blasted off as scheduled at 11:58 a.m. (0558 GMT) from the Russian-leased Baikonur launch complex in Kazakhstan. The mission follows the Dec. 1 botched launch 24

February 22, 2017 12:42 AM Ryan Gosling plays it cool as he dines at celeb hot spot ahead of the Oscars this weekend

Ryan Gosling looks laid back but dapper as he makes his way out of LA hot spot Little Dom's on Tuesday. The 36-year-old actor wore a pair of black trousers, a white tee and a brown flannel as he wandered through Los Angeles. He added a cap and some black shoes to complete his chilled look as the star dined at the popular Italian celebrity hot spot. The award-winning 25

February 20, 2017 11:37 AM Watch SpaceX's Rocket Perform An Absolutely Flawless Landing

SpaceX has made what can only be described as a triumphant return after its Falcon 9 rocket made a flawless touchdown at NASA’s historic Kennedy Space Center. Elon Musk was on hand to oversee the second launch of 2017 for SpaceX and what will now be the eighth time that the company has launched a rocket and then successfully landed it. The Falcon 9 rocket 29

February 19, 2017 10:21 PM SpaceX blasts back into the rocket trucking business

And then sticks the landing for good measure after pausing a day for hydraulic glitch Elon Musk's rocket trucking business, SpaceX, is rolling on the celestial highway again after successfully launching a Dragon capsule atop a Falcon 9 rocket, then landing the rocket's first stage back on terra firma. The mission marks a successful return to space after 97

January 11, 2017 3:59 PM Cheers! British firm comes up with wine bottle that fits through the letter box

A BRITISH firm has won a competition by coming up with a wine bottle which fits through the letter box when sent by post. Made from hard glass-like plastic it still holds the regular 750ml but in a flattened, elongated shape. The idea, by London-based Garcon Wines, won a £20,000 prize after seeing off competition from 11 other budding businesses on the US Dragon’s 19