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January 15, 2019 7:47 PM China GROWING COTTON on Moon in LANDMARK mission to cultivate LIFE in space

CHINA has started growing crops on the moon in a landmark mission, making it the first country to cultivate agriculture in space. The description reads: "After experimenting under the moon's high vacuum, large temperature difference, strong radiation and harsh conditions, mankind has grown the first plant sprout, realising man's first moon-based biological 335

January 13, 2019 4:00 PM Richard Blackwood: How Dancing on Ice star is related to Naomi Campbell REVEALED

RICHARD Blackwood is one of the contestants on Dancing on Ice this year, but how is the Eastenders actor related to supermodel Naomi Campbell? The stand-up comedian and presenter Richard Blackwood is surprisingly related to Naomi Campbell. He became the step-brother of Campbell when his father, Cliff, married her mother, Valerie, in the 1980s, until 103

January 9, 2019 8:27 PM Proof of LIFE: Scientists record mysterious radio signals from deep space

REPEATING fast radio bursts have been detected by scientists for the second time ever - raising speculation as to whether it could be aliens. The fast radio bursts (FRBs) have come from deep space with their origin unknown. The majority of scientists believe they are generated by powerful astrophysical phenomena like black holes. Professor Avid Loeb from the Harvard 114

January 9, 2019 7:19 PM Mystery repeating energy bursts in deep space 'could be aliens'

Most believe the signals come from black holes or neutron stars, but some scientists argue they could be evidence of alien life. The fast radio bursts (FRBs) are millisecond-long flashes of radio waves of unknown origin, and scientists have formulated several different theories as to how they might be generated. Most believe the signals come from powerful 118

January 7, 2019 8:53 AM Billionaire overtakes chicken nugget boy for most-retweeted tweet

Yusaku Maezawa's promise to giveaway 100m yen has become the most retweeted-tweet of all time. The record now belongs to Yusaku Maezawa, who has pledged to give away 100m yen (£725,000) to his followers. Mr Maezawa is a Japanese billionaire and the founder of Zozotown, the country's largest retailer. His social media success means Carter Wilkerson, who was retweeted 97

January 4, 2019 3:20 PM Europe rubella outbreak: Alert as 12 workers at slaughterhouse in Spain catch disease

TWELVE workers from a slaughterhouse in Spain have contracted rubella, sparking fears the deadly disease could be on the rise in Europe. Twelve people working at the slaughterhouse in Zaragoza have been diagnosed with the disease, which spreads in coughs and sneezes. And more people are feared to be infected, due to the long period of up to three weeks 109

January 4, 2019 1:51 AM World War 3 warning: Iran to launch DEVASTATING nuclear missiles claims Trump official

IRAN is on the brink of developing intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, according to an explosive World War 3 warning issued by the US Secretary of State. Mike Pompeo staged the intervention on Thursday. He claimed Iran's so-called “space launch vehicles” (SLVs) were in direct violation of a key United Nations (UN) resolution 98

January 3, 2019 4:05 AM Chinese spacecraft is first to land on far side of moon

The far side of the moon is relatively unexplored and the ambitious mission signals China's intention to become a space power. The lunar explorer Chang'e 4 touched down on Thursday morning Beijing time (just before 2.30am GMT), the official China Central Television said. Soon after landing, it transmitted the first "close range" images of the moon's 66

January 1, 2019 1:57 PM Blood Moon 2019: Three rare lunar events including Super Blood Moon to stun during January

THE MOON will put on a stellar show this January, with experts saying stargazers will be able to witness three spectacular lunar events to mark the New Year. Millions of people across America and western Europe will be able to see a rare super blood moon, with our satellite temporarily turning bright red, a total lunar eclipse and a Wolf Moon in January 63

December 28, 2018 6:28 PM Is it safe to travel to Bali? Will Indonesia volcano Anak Krakatau erupt AGAIN?

THE ERUPTION of Anak Krakatau volcano triggered a huge tsunami which killed at least 430 people last Saturday, but is the volcano still erupting and what is the travel advice?   Indonesia is recovering from a huge tsunami which was triggered by volcanic activity of Mount Anak Krakatau volcano on Saturday. A three-metre (10 foot) high tsunami wave swept 94