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September 8, 2018 4:14 PM Body of Richard Chapelow found after banana boat fall in Portugal

Firefighters say a passerby spotted Richard Chapelow's body in Santa Clara Dam and a post-mortem is under way. Richard Chapelow, 29, was thrown from the boat on Portugal's Santa Clara Dam on 20 August. Firefighters told the AFP news agency on Saturday that Mr Chapelow's body had been spotted by a passerby at the lake and that a post-mortem was under 127

September 7, 2018 5:01 AM OPINION: Don't be so quick to judge others

She is one of the thousands of people suffering from hidden disabilities who, nevertheless, need their special vehicle and disabled parking space. Unfortunately, people are very quick to judge today – and just as quick to voice their opinion – and individuals like Alison often have to suffer even more as a result. Sometimes, such helpful people actually 43

September 5, 2018 5:16 PM Volvo releases fully autonomous 360c concept car that transforms into a bed, office and robo-taxi

Volvo's transforming robo-taxi: Firm unveils fully autonomous 360c concept car that turns into a BED and an office Volvo envisions a future where your car is a place to sleep, hang out and do work while on the road. The Swedish carmaker unveiled Wednesday its latest concept car, dubbed the 360c, that's an all-electric, autonomous vehicle meant to make traveling 114

September 5, 2018 9:54 AM I was just putting up a shelf, admits Russian astronaut

AN astronaut on the International Space Station forgot there was just space outside when he drilled a hole for a shelf, he has admitted. Ivan Bobrov told investigators he caused an air leak while trying to give the Soyuz craft’s interior ‘a bit of sprucing up’, adding that he watched a lot of DIY SOS. He continued: “It’s just really bare and impersonal 37

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 49

September 4, 2018 8:26 AM Day 20: Big Brother 2018 eye logo revealed ahead of launch

Channel 5 have unveiled the brand new Big Brother eye – taking on a unique design for the first time ever. The eye is made up of coloured orbs, with a space themed background. “Coming only days after the Celebrity Big Brother finale – and in this, its 18th year – the original social experiment, ‘Big Brother’ returns, with a selection of housemates from all walks 45

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 94

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 85

September 3, 2018 4:46 AM Artworks on show among the home furnishings

SHOPPERS browsing the furniture and appliances on show John Lewis at Home’s Mannington store were treated to the sight of artists at work. The shop is displaying work by local artists ahead of the Open Studios later this month, but decided to invite several in so customers could see them working and even join in. “We wanted to do a meet the artists experience 29

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 92