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September 18, 2018 1:39 AM Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa to become moon space tourist

It is not yet clear how much he has paid for the trip on SpaceX's Big Falcon Rocket or when it is likely to take place. Billionaire Yusaku Maezawa declared "I choose to go the the Moon" after being introduced by SpaceX's chief executive Elon Musk at the company's headquarters in California. The ex punk band drummer made his money in online fashion with his company 6

September 7, 2018 11:55 PM Diego Luna plays infamous drug lord who declares he's 'building an empire' in Narcos: Mexico trailer

Diego Luna plays infamous drug lord 'El Padrino' who declares he's 'building an empire' in tense first trailer for Narcos: Mexico Season three followed the story of Columbia's Cali Cartel after Pablo Escobar's death. And now season four of Narcos is moving on to a new cartel and a new country. Diego Luna stars as the infamous Félix Gallardo in the first 8

September 5, 2018 4:06 AM Brighton Uni graduate chosen an astronaut for space odyssey

They were selected from 4,000 men and women who were tested for the UAE Astronaut Programme. One will fly into space next April as the first astronaut from the Emirates on a ten-day mission as part of the Russian space mission to the International Space Station aboard the Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft. The second will serve as a replacement. Professor Debra 10

September 3, 2018 2:52 PM Buzz Aldrin blasts First Man for not showing the planting of US flag

'Proud to be American': SECOND man on the Moon Buzz Aldrin shames Neil Armstrong biopic for not showing planting of US flag with his own patriotic pics after movie portrayed him as 'obnoxious loudmouth' Buzz Aldrin appeared to criticize Neil Armstrong biopic First Man for leaving out the planting of the American flag on the Moon. The 88-year-old, who was the second 12

September 3, 2018 2:50 PM First man to orbit the moon says it was only interesting for 30 seconds

First man to orbit the moon says it was only interesting for 30 seconds – and he couldn’t wait to get home to his family The first man to orbit the moon has said it was only interesting for 30 seconds and he couldn't wait to get home to his family. Frank Borman, 90, said that while his fellow astronauts were mesmerized by space, he was quite bored 9

August 31, 2018 7:23 PM Russia: Space station air pressure restored after leak

Space station air pressure restored after leak that forced astronaut to plug hole with his FINGER Russia's space agency says air pressure on the International Space Station has been restored to proper levels after a leak was repaired. The leak, which was discovered Thursday, was traced to a small hole in one of the Russian Soyuz capsules docked at the station 9

August 30, 2018 7:19 PM SpaceX installs bridge that lets astronauts walk to its Crew Dragon rocket

The walkway to orbit: SpaceX installs the bridge astronauts will walk down before blasting off to the International Space Station in its Crew Dragon capsule Elon Musk's rocket company has completed the installation of a Crew Access Arm that will serve as a walkway for astronauts boarding the Crew Dragon capsule. Four astronauts will walk across the futuristic 12 1

August 12, 2018 11:19 PM Boris REFUSES to comment on burka row as he hands tea to reporters

BORIS Johnson dramatically broke cover to offer reporters camped outside his Oxfordshire home cups of tea, but refused to comment on the ongoing row surrounding his controversial burka comments. He was repeatedly asked whether he regretted, or planned to apologise for his remarks. The former Foreign Secretary replied repeatedly by offering the journalists 14

August 12, 2018 7:39 AM Nasa Parker Solar Probe launch live pictures as mission to sun has lift off

A HISTORIC NASA mission to the sun has blasted off into space. The Parker Solar Probe - NASA's first mission to the sun - will expolore the sun's atmosphere and its outermost atmosphere, the corona. A Delta-IV heavy rocket carrying the probe took off from Cape Canaveral, Florida at around 07.31 GMT on Sunday morning. It will be the fastest manmade moving 15

August 9, 2018 11:01 PM Dambusters bomb washes up on beach

A DAMBUSTERS bouncing bomb has been found on a Kent beach by a shocked father and son who were out catching crabs. The area was used for test runs by heroic pilot Guy Gibson and his 617 squadron crews before the 1943 raid into the heart of Nazi Germany. The prototype barrel-shaped Vickers type 464 bomb, codenamed Upkeep, is believed to have been dropped 10