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October 16, 2018 9:01 PM China to launch ‘artificial moon’ into SPACE to replace STREET LIGHTS

CHINA is set to launch an artificial moon into space in 2020 with the aim to replace street lights, as the communist country’s space programme becomes increasingly more powerful. China is two years away from sending a lighting satellite to space, according to Wu Chunfeng, chairman of space contractor Chengdu Aerospace Science and Technology Microelectronics 6

October 15, 2018 9:40 PM Macron wades into North Korea row

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron has condemned North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, insisting Pyongyang must show proof of nuclear dismantlement or Paris will refuse to help denuclearisation efforts as tensions escalate on the Korean peninsula. Mr Macron vowed to help North Korea achieve complete denuclearisation, assisting the United States and South Korea 8

October 9, 2018 12:24 PM NASA asteroid WARNING: Giant 490 FOOT asteroid barreling towards Earth TOMORROW

A GIANT asteroid larger than the Statue of Liberty or the London Eye will fly by the planet Earth early tomorrow, NASA revealed. The Apollo-type asteroid, dubbed Asteroid 2018 SM2 and measuring more than 490 ft (150 m) in diameter, will zip past after 2am on Wednesday, October 3. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California, estimates 7

October 9, 2018 9:20 AM Virgin Galactic to reach space in 'weeks not months'

Entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson has said that Virgin Galactic is "weeks" away from its first trip into space. "We should be in space within weeks, not months. And then we will be in space with myself in months and not years," the firm's founder and chief executive told news website CNBC. He said the firm would be taking people into space "not too long after" 7

October 8, 2018 3:49 AM Kim Jong-un holds ‘PRODUCTIVE and WONDERFUL talks’ with Mike Pompeo as relations thaw

NORTH Korean leader Kim Jong-un held “productive and wonderful talks” with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, according to state-run media. Kim and Mr Pompeo agreed to arrange another summit between the Korean leader and US President Donald Trump “as soon as possible”. The two officials also discussed the possibility of the US monitoring Pyongyang’s 6

October 4, 2018 12:14 PM Kim Jong-un FAVOURITE to win Nobel Peace Prize

KIM Jong-un and South Korea President Moon Jae-in are the odds-on favourites to win the Nobel Peace Prize this year, according to leading bookmaker Coral after a flurry of bets in the last 24 hours. The North Korean leader and Moon are the odds-on favourites at 4-6 to share the prize, after Coral was flooded with bets on the Korean leaders. US President 7

September 19, 2018 3:45 PM NASA asteroid WARNING: Giant asteroid RB4 to skim Earth in ONE HOUR

AN ASTEROID twice the size of a London double-decker bus is en route to zip past the Earth this afternoon, NASA has revealed. The giant space rock, dubbed Asteroid RB4, will reach a nominal distance from the planet just before 6pm UK time today. NASA’s Pasadena-based Jet Propulsion Laboratory predicts the asteroid will fly by at 5.50pm BTS (4.50pm UT). If NASA’s 15

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 12

September 7, 2018 10:14 AM Robbie Williams baby: Why did Robbie Williams and Ayda Field use a surrogate?

ROBBIE WILLIAMS and his wife Ayda Field have a new addition to their family after they welcomed their third child Colette Josephine Williams into the world. But why did the couple use a surrogate? Ayda shared a monochrome photo of the hand of their newborn with their own placed around hers. The couple had kept their baby under wraps and only revealed 16

September 7, 2018 9:38 AM Robbie Williams and Ayda Field have baby girl via surrogate mother

Ayda Field says it has been "a very long and difficult path to get here, which is why we have kept it on the down low". The infant, named Colette (Coco) Josephine Williams, is the couple's third child, joining older siblings Teddy and Charlie. Field posted a black and white picture on Instagram of five hands, saying: "I spy with my little eye an extra 13