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Researchers confirm age of universe at 13.8 billion years

Researchers confirm age of universe at 13.8 billion years

Science
July 15 (UPI) -- Studying the oldest available light in the sky, astronomers at a Chilean observatory on Wednesday said they confirmed the universe is about 13.8 billion years old. In two papers submitted to the Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics this week, the team explained its measurement of the cosmic microwave background, regarded as the oldest light in the universe. Advertisement A 140-person research team from 41 institutions and seven countries, led by Princeton University, published results of a study conducted at the Atacama Cosmology Telescope, located at Cerro Toco in northern Chile's Atacama Desert. The CMB is considered the afterglow of the Big Bang, the foremost explanation about how the universe began. The calculations are in line with estimates made in 2015 wi...
Kasabian confirm they ordered Tom Meighan to leave after his assault charge

Kasabian confirm they ordered Tom Meighan to leave after his assault charge

Entertainment
Rock group Kasabian said "they had no choice" but to ask singer Tom Meighan to leave the band after he was charged with domestic assault.On Tuesday, the 39-year-old pleaded guilty at Leicester Magistrate's Court to assaulting his former fiancee Vikki Ager while drunk on 9 April.A day earlier, the band said he had stepped down due to "personal issues".But after the case, they confirmed they had severed all ties, saying: "domestic violence can never be excused"."No-one in the band wanted this to happen," said a statement posted to Kasabian's social media accounts. "We have all worked so hard together for the past 23 years and had big plans for our future together. We are completely heartbroken."But we were left with no choice but t...

Premier League and sports news LIVE: Chelsea confirm £48m Timo Werner deal, Arsenal’s David Luiz ‘not good enough for Billericay’

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Keep up to date with all the latest sports news and gossip, and reaction to the first night of Premier League action… Thursday’s headlines: Timo Werner: Chelsea confirm signing of RB Leipzig star for fee of around £48million David Luiz not good enough for Billericay? Arsenal defender slammed for Man City display Premier League fixtures: […] talkSPORT
Bayern Munich players to return to training in ‘small groups’ on Monday for first time since Bundesliga was suspended, German champions confirm

Bayern Munich players to return to training in ‘small groups’ on Monday for first time since Bundesliga was suspended, German champions confirm

Sports
Bayern Munich players are set to return to training for the first time since the Bundesliga was suspended on March 13. The German top flight recommended clubs should not train until Sunday, April 5 and the division pace-setters will welcome back players in small groups from Monday. Bayern Munich players will return to training on Monday A club statement read: “The FC Bayern Munich first team will return to training in small groups from Monday, 6 April. “This will be done in coordination with government policy and the relevant authorities. It goes without saying that all hygiene regulations will be strictly observed. “Training will take place with no members of the public present. Giving COVID-19 the red card The quicker we w

Coronavirus in sport live updates: UEFA confirm Euro 2020 moved to 2021, all public boxing shows in Britain cancelled and more

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]All the latest updates on how the coronavirus outbreak is affecting sport… UEFA has postponed Euro 2020 until next summer All the events cancelled due to coronavirus, including Premier League, EFL, golf’s Masters, boxing and England cricket tour French Open pushed back until September but moved to just a week after US Open British Boxing […] talkSPORT