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InSight Diary: The silence of space

InSight Diary: The silence of space

Science
Prof Tom Pike from Imperial College London is part of the science team on the US-led InSight mission to Mars. His group has supplied tiny seismometers that will enable the Nasa lander to detect "Marsquakes", which should reveal the internal structure of the Red Planet. Here, Prof Pike tells us what happened when his team switched on its sensor system during InSight's 6-month cruise to Mars. InSight is now just two days from Mars, closing in at more than 6,000mph. But it's not breaking a sweat. After May's launch hurled it towards Mars, InSight has been quietly following an orbit around the Sun, an orbit selected to catch up with Mars on Monday evening (UK time). On board...
Eyal Booker breaks silence on Chloe Sims 'romance': 'We bonded'

Eyal Booker breaks silence on Chloe Sims 'romance': 'We bonded'

Entertainment
The Love Island hunk had a way with the ladies when he first went on the show, and fans were crushing on him.As his time progressed, he started choosing badly, resulting in romances that didn’t last.Not from a lack of trying, Eyal was soon booted off the show, leaving him single.In a second attempt to find love, Eyal moved over to Celebs Go Dating, but he soon found himself getting close to TOWIE’s Chloe Sims.Although the pair gained an incredibly close relationship during the course of the show, Eyal admitted that nothing serious is going on between them. Related Articles “We bonded over the course of the show” Eyal Booker Speaking to Daily Star Online, he said: "She’s a really good ...
Ant McPartlin breaks silence on absence from divorce court hearing

Ant McPartlin breaks silence on absence from divorce court hearing

Entertainment
While the pair officially divorced weeks ago, Ant McPartlin and Lisa Armstrong are still going through the finer details.They were supposed to attend a hearing at the High Court regarding the proceedings, but Ant, 42, failed to attend.Lisa attended court this morning without her estranged husband Ant, who admitted to adultery earlier this year.Despite being slammed by the judge Mr Justice Mostyn, Ant’s actions have been defended by a spokesperson. Related Articles “There was absolutely no intent to disrespect the court” Ant McPartlin They informed Sky News that Ant was "advised by his media barrister that he didn’t need to attend."They added: "There was absolutely no intent to disrespect th...
Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

Entertainment
Kanye West appeared to stun Donald Trump into silence as he delivered an expletive-filled rant at the White House. Meeting the president in front of reporters and photographers in the Oval Office, the superstar rapper gave Mr Trump little chance to speak as he made a wide-ranging, off-the-cuff address.He sported a "Make America Great Again" hat - popularised during the president's campaign in 2016 - and revealed that his friends had tried to scare him into not wearing it.Nevertheless, he said he had "enough balls to put on this hat" as it made him feel like "superman", adding: "People expect that if you're black, you have to be Democrat." Image: Kanye West shows Donald Trump his mobile phone in the Oval Office Speaking...
Ant McPartlin breaks social media silence with touching Twitter post

Ant McPartlin breaks social media silence with touching Twitter post

Entertainment
The Saturday Night Takeaway presenter has been absent from our TV screens and social media since his drink-driving bust earlier this year.His best pal and co-host Declan Donnelly has been running their joint Twitter account on his own for months, signing off on all of his posts with a "D".But Ant McPartlin has now made his return to social media on the Geordie duo’s account, sending a touching message to a terminally ill fan.The tweet, sent to 10-year-old Jess Shepherd's Twitter account, read: “Hey @RoarForJess, just a little tweet to send you huge love and a big ROAR!!!“Big hugs and lots of love from us both. A&D xxx.” Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images COMEBACK: Ant returned to social media to...