Violent death of moon Chrysalis may have spawned Saturn’s rings

A view of Saturn from NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope captures details of its ring system and atmospheric details June 20, 2019. Scientists said on Thursday the destruction of a large moon that strayed too close to Saturn would account for both for the birth of the gas giant planet’s magnificent rings. (NASA/ESA, A. Simon, MH … Read more

Statue of Queen Elizabeth II may become permanent occupant of fourth plinth in Trafalgar Square

A statue of the Queen could become a permanent fixture atop the fourth plinth at Trafalgar Square as MPs and Buckingham Palace are set to discuss how to memorialize the late monarch’s historic 70-year reign. There is currently just one full-size statue of Her Majesty in the whole of the UK, which was erected in … Read more

Star of Oprah network reality TV show Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s is CONVICTED of murdering nephew

A man who appeared on a food reality show screened by Oprah’s network has been convicted of taking out a hit on his nephew for a $450,000 life insurance policy. James Norman, 43, appeared on Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s next to his mother Robbie Montgomery, which was aired on the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) for … Read more

Local artists display masterpieces in first Art at The Park event

Dana Sanders, left, talks to artist Martin Blundell at his booth during Art at The Park at This Is The Place Heritage Park in Salt Lake City on Friday. (Ben B. Braun, Deseret News) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — This is the Place Heritage Park has been transformed into an art … Read more

King Charles appears to bring his own fountain pen to sign visitors’ book in Wales

King Charles III appeared to bring his own pen to a Welsh cathedral today just days after being left furious by a string of ink mishaps during his visit to Northern Ireland earlier this week. The Monarch and the Queen Consort arrived in Wales today in their first visit since the death of Queen Elizabeth … Read more

Why Ethereum’s ‘Merge’ heightens scrutiny from regulators

Ethereum’s big software update on 15 September may have turned the second-largest cryptocurrency into a security in the eyes of a top US regulator. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler said on 15 September that cryptocurrencies and intermediaries that allow holders to “stake” their coins might pass a key test used by courts to … Read more

The new space race? China adds urgency to US return to moon

article The Artemis I rocket is seen from the Kennedy Space Center Press Site flagpole, near the countdown clock. (FOX photo) WASHINGTON – It’s not just rocket fuel propelling America’s first moonshot after a half-century lull. Strategic rivalry with China’s ambitious space program is helping drive NASA’s effort to get back into space in a … Read more

Britney Spears is in talks to settle with father Jamie and Tri-Star after her lawyer reached out

Britney Spears is in talks to settle with her father Jamie after her lawyer reached out to him to end their bitter legal row. Jamie and her former business manager Star Sports & Entertainment Group have been accused of misappropriating huge sums of money from the pop, which they have denied. Britney’s attorney Mathew Rosengart … Read more

Benin bronzes go on last exhibition in Berlin before repatriation | Arts and Culture News

Stolen during the colonial era, dozens of bronzes that once decorated the royal palace of the Kingdom of Benin in southern Nigeria will go on show for one last time in Berlin from Saturday before repatriation to their original home. Thousands of Benin bronzes, as they are known, are scattered around European museums alongside metal … Read more

Jeopardy fans revolt as co-host Ken Jennings allows champion to CORRECT his wrong answer

‘It just isn’t right!’: Jeopardy fans rage against newly-minted co-host Ken Jennings after he allowed champion to CORRECT his wrong answer but did not let another contestant do so moments later Ken Jennings, 48, asked contestant Luigi de Guzman to ‘say it again’ when he mispronounced a British painter after buzzing in De Guzman incorrectly … Read more