In addition to other supplies, thousands of worms were sent up to the International Space Station on Wednesday. Researchers hope that the invertebrates will lead to a better understanding of aging in space.
Iris Jones appeared on the ITV show to discuss her relationship with 35-year-old toyboy Mohamed Irbriham who she met on Facebook.
David Baddiel has joked that Prince Andrew is refusing to cooperate with the FBI because the interview dates they have offered him clash with “pizza night with the kids”.Federal investigators have accused the royal of providing “zero cooperation” with their investigation into Jeffrey Epstein and his history of sexually abusing young girls.
Terry Christian flew into a tirade during a Brexit debate on Good Morning Britain as he was forced to defend having labelled people who voted to leave the EU “pitiable saps”.The TV figure was invited onto the ITV programme alongside Conservative politician Mark Francois, and soon caused a scene by continually yelling over both hosts Susanna Reid and Piers Morgan.
UFC will return to London once again this coming March for another huge night of mixed martial arts in the capital.The world’s biggest MMA promotion returns to the O2 Arena on 21 March with tickets for the event on sale from 10am GMT on Friday 31 January.
Irish nationalists Sinn Fein will withhold support for the government after a Feb. 8 election without a commitment to immediately start planning for a referendum on the unification of Ireland, its leader said on Tuesday. The governing Fine Gael and main opposition Fianna Fail, the favorites to lead the next government, both refuse to govern with Sinn Fein, the former political arm of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) that fought British rule of Northern Ireland before a 1998 peace deal.
A Brexit trade row is brewing as Britain is only days away from its European Union exit, according to reports.The Times reports that Brussels will attempt to gain the upper hand before trade talks start late next month by insisting European judges continue to hold sway in Britain after Brexit.
Tennis legends John McEnroe and Martina Navratilova joined forces to stage a protest calling for the Margaret Court arena in Australia to be renamed. The pair unfurled a banner with their proposed new name of the second biggest tennis court at Melbourne Park, as the Australian Open heads into semi-finals. Navratilova and McEnroe are two of Court's fiercest critics because of her views over the years on LGBT issues and apartheid.
Joni Ernst finally said the one things Republicans have been thinking about the Ukraine scandal, but dared not say.“Iowa caucuses are this next Monday evening and I’m really interested to see how this discussion today informs and influences the Iowa caucus voters,” the Senator said yesterday. “Those Democratic caucus-goers, will they be supporting Vice President Biden at this point?”
Aerial footage captured Pacific white-sided dolphins swimming with gray and humpbacks whales off Monterey Bay, California, on January 19.Nancy Black, a marine biologist who works for Monterey Bay Whale Watch/Gowhales.com, told Storyful a female gray whale recently gave birth to her calf. She and her team of conservationists encountered the pair surrounded by “hundreds” of dolphins off the California coast.Black said gray whales are currently passing through the Monterey Bay area on their southbound journey from their feeding grounds in Alaska to their breeding grounds in Baja, California.“I was very surprised to see the newborn calf as gray whale calves are normally born in the warm lagoons of Baja,” said Black.The group of marine biologists also encountered more than 60 Humpback whales in the outer Monterey waters, according to Black. Credit: Monterey Bay Whale Watch/Gowhales.com via Storyful
Angela Rayner stole a march on her rivals in the deputy Labour leadership race today by winning grassroots support across the North.The shadow education secretary has 54 nominations from local Labour groups — almost double that of her four competitors combined.
It took a minimum of 47 stitches to shut Tyson Fury up and fix his eye after his meeting with Otto Wallin unexpectedly turned into a brawl last September. It was supposed to be so easy.He was not happy that night in the Las Vegas ring as I asked him about the cut and the hard fight; Wallin, unbeaten and untested, was not hired to push Fury, he was hired to look good losing. Fury had lived in a gym for two years, become dependent on it to get through the day and not vanish into any more unforgiving nights. There were weary signs from the big lad that night, signs that he needed a break.
If you're already jealous of the Kardashians prepare to turn absolutely green with envy - but this time, it's the littlest ones inspiring it.Kylie Jenner threw a party for her daughter Stormi and like most Kardashian events it was an extravaganza.
Three bodies have been recovered from the site where a helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant, his teenage daughter and seven others crashed on Sunday. The aircraft carrying the basketball legend crashed into a hillside in southern California at about 9.45am on Sunday, and Bryant's death prompted the NBA to postpone the LA Lakers match against the LA Clippers on Tuesday. The NBA said the game had been postponed "out of respect for the Lakers", where Bryant enjoyed a trophy-laden career spanning two decades.
Libya is descending once again into an all-out war despite a tentative truce forged by international powers over the last fortnight, with reports of airstrikes targeting aviation facilities and a resumption of indirect fire along fronts across the country’s west.On Tuesday, forces loyal to the internationally-recognised government in Libya claimed they shot down an enemy fighter jet likely operated by the United Arab Emirates, possibly using new anti-aircraft equipment deployed by Turkey.