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Team plans colour film of black hole at galaxy’s centre

Team plans colour film of black hole at galaxy’s centre

Science
The team that took the first ever image of a black hole has announced plans to capture "razor sharp" full colour video of the one at the centre of our galaxy.Satellites would be launched to supplement the existing network of eight telescopes to make this movie.The researchers say the upgraded network will be able to see the supermassive black hole consuming the material around it. The team has been awarded the Breakthrough Award for Physics.Prof Heino Falcke, of Radboud University in the Netherlands, who proposed the idea of the so-called Event Horizon Telescope (EHT), told BBC News that the next step was to see a black hole in action."Just like planets, a black hole rotates. And because of its incredibly strong gravity, it disto...
Oakland Raiders’ Antonio Brown loses grievance, will return to team

Oakland Raiders’ Antonio Brown loses grievance, will return to team

Sports
Aug. 12 (UPI) -- Oakland Raiders star receiver Antonio Brown is expected to return to the team after losing a grievance against the NFL over wearing his old helmet. Brown announced Monday that he will rejoin the Raiders despite being required to switch helmet models this season. "While I disagree with the arbitrator's decision, I'm working on getting back to full health and looking forward to rejoining my teammates on the field," Brown wrote on Instagram. "I'm excited about this season [and] appreciate all the concerns about my feet." Brown talked with an independent arbitrator for two hours on a conference call Friday. The superstar wideout, who is believed to have been using the same helmet model throughout his NFL career, argued why he should be allowed to wear the 10-year-old helmet....
Premier League fantasy football tips: 25 Bargains to sign for your Dream Team XI

Premier League fantasy football tips: 25 Bargains to sign for your Dream Team XI

Sports
The Premier League is back and so is Dream Team – sign up here for free!It’s the fantasy football game you’ve all know and love with a prize pot of £100,000! Who will you pick for your Dream Team? You’ve got a £50million budget to spend on your XI and just three transfers a month to test your managerial skills to the max. It’s easy enough picking star men like Mohamed Salah and Harry Kane but you will need some bargains to ensure you don’t spend too much. Whether they’re cheap and cheerful first-team fillers or smart deals for a diminished dime, here at talkSPORT.com we’ve taken a look at the players you should be signing. Get our top Dream Team bargain tips below and SIGN UP HERE. IT'S BACK
Johnson team posts hundreds of Facebook ads to test campaign messages

Johnson team posts hundreds of Facebook ads to test campaign messages

Technology
By Rowland Manthorpe, technology correspondent Conservatives welcomed Boris Johnson into Downing Street by flooding Facebook and Instagram with ads pushing the new prime minister's message.In the days since Mr Johnson was selected as Tory leader, hundreds of ads have appeared on the social networks, repeating his promise "to deliver Brexit by the 31 October". According to Facebook's ad library, which collects all political ads on Facebook and Instagram, the Conservative Party ran 280 ads on Boris's first full day. Image: Even if you don't enter your information into the survey, you can be targeted with ads On Wednesday, it was running around 544.The ads are frequently identical, with just a f...
Man City vs Kitchee: How to live stream friendly clash online for free plus UK kick-off time and team news

Man City vs Kitchee: How to live stream friendly clash online for free plus UK kick-off time and team news

Sports
Manchester City continue their preparations for the new season by taking on Hong Kong Premier League side Kitchee.City have been in Asia for their pre-season schedule and lost to Wolves in the final of the Premier League Asia Trophy over the weekend. Getty Images - Getty Pep Guardiola’s Man City take on Kitchee in a pre-season friendly They are now set to take on Kitchee before wrapping up their tour on Saturday and heading back to England. City face Liverpool in the Community Shield on August 4 before taking on West Ham in their opening top-flight fixture on August 10. NOT INVOLVED Man United ace to miss another pre-season match amid exit rumours