Graham Norton cancelled: BBC chat show taken off air – here’s why

The Graham Norton Show was missing from Friday night’s TV schedule as Children In Need took over BBC One. The chat show host welcomes a host of celebrities guests every week but fans hoping to tune in to his chat show will have to wait till next week to see their favourite host grill celebrities. […]

Dancing On Ice 2019: Jane Danson FAINTS during dress rehearsal and taken off on STRETCHER

Dancing On Ice is back on television screens tonight as the remaining nine contestants take to the ice once more.  Ahead of the live show, the celebrities will be taking part in a full dress rehearsal today, but for Jane Danson and parter Sylvain Longchambon it didn’t go according to plan.  ITV have revealed to […]

Fortnite DOWN: Chat and party features taken offline by Epic Games

Fortnite developer Epic Games has been forced to take party and chat features offline for maintenance. The party and chat features have been disabled while Epic comes up for a solution to recent problems. The news was announced by Epic Games on Twitter, following an in-game notification confirming the plans. “We are disabling our chat […]

The most famous picture of Earth ever taken turns 50 today — here’s the fascinating story behind it

NASA “Earthrise” is the first image of Earth captured by humans from space.  The photo of Earth was taken aboard Apollo 8 on December 24, 1968, by lunar module pilot Bill Anders. The image made people aware of Earth’s fragility, since it was seen against the blackness of space. On December 24, 1968 — exactly […]

Aquaman box office SMASHES records: Aquaman has already taken more than THIS superhero

There were raised eyebrows when Warner Bros announced Aquaman would open first in China, one week ahead of anywhere else in the world. Traditionally, Hollywood movies open there last. It is a tricky and unpredictable market where major franchises like Star Wars have dramatically underperformed. Aquaman’s unusual strategy was seen as a possible sign of […]

New data shows China has “taken the gloves off” in hacking attacks on US

Enlarge / Well, that whole thing clearly worked out well, didn’t it? (credit: JASON LEE/AFP/Getty Images) Remember the good old days, when the US and China were supposedly working out new norms for the cybers, and China was going to stop all that hacking of US companies to steal intellectual property? It turns out the […]

Hubble Space Telescope taken offline after gyroscope failure

Enlarge / In 1990, Hubble leaves the safety of the space shuttle to begin its service. (credit: NASA) NASA placed its venerable Hubble Space Telescope into a “safe mode” on Friday evening because of gyroscope problems, the space agency confirmed Monday. Although science operations are expected to resume fairly soon, the current issues raise concerns […]

The wild story behind how a photographer snapped one of the most amazing eclipse photos ever taken

Courtesy of Jon Carmichael. Astronomy photographer Jon Carmichael knew he wanted to capture 2017’s total solar eclipse on camera — he just didn’t quite know how.  Millions of Americans watched the event unfold last August, making it one of the most-photographed in history. And Carmichael felt the pressure. He studied the eclipse’s path, and realized that […]