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National Archives' files reveal what happened to the UK's moon dust

<b>Ever wondered what happened to the UK's piece of the moon? Four fragments which were given to the UK as a present?</b><p>Newly-released National Archives' files reveal that three prime ministers were unsure what to do with the official gift - which was given to the country by US President Richard Nixon.<p>Mr …

Hayden Christensen reveals the real reason he turned his back on movies after Star Wars…

He was tipped for superstardom after playing Anakin Skywalker in two Star Wars movies – but despite this actor Hayden Christensen has been a bit …

Second World War sea forts could become luxury hotel

Second World War forts off the coast of Kent built to defend the UK against a Nazi invasion could be turned into luxury suites.<p>The Red Sands forts, otherwise known as the Maunsell Forts after their designer Guy Maunsell, have long been on the minds of developers and conservation groups, with plans …

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Government 'may exclude' Donald Trump after 565,000 sign petition calling for UK entry ban

Home Secretary Theresa May warns that she 'may exclude' people from UK entry after US Republican presidential contender makes controversial remarks about banning Muslims from entering the USA<p>Donald Trump could be banned from entering the UK after Theresa May, the Home Secretary, declared that she …

Focusing on the Conundrum of ISIS

Is there a correlation between today's expansion worldwide of criminal terrorism and the religious scriptures of Islam? The former, known to be the official policy of a "rogue state," the self-proclaimed Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, seeking "legitimacy" feeding on the latter? The group …

Russia: Manhunt underway after deadly gun attack on sightseers

An historic fortress in southern Russia was the scene of a deadly shooting targeting sightseers on Tuesday evening.<p>Who was behind the bloodshed is unclear.<p>It happened in the ancient city of Derbent in Dagestan, a mostly-Muslim republic in Russia’s troubled North Caucasus region, where Moscow has …

Mazda to Showcase Miata, CX-3 Racing Concepts at Tokyo Auto Salon

Motorsports concepts take center stage.<p>At next month’s Tokyo Auto Salon, Mazda will exhibit a number of concept cars with performance parts from their tuning arm, Mazdaspeed. Two of the highlights are the Mazda MX-5 Miata RS Racing Concept (Roadster in Japan) and the CX-3 Racing Concept, which show …

Twisting economy seats could end discomfort on long-haul flights

Fourteen hours on a long-haul flight to Japan inspired an aviation expert to design an economy class seat that twists to protect fliers' backs.<p>The "Twister" design takes up no more room than a normal seat but is fitted with ribs connected to a central position that mimics a human spine and moves …

Putin calls for cooperation with US in message to Obama

Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a New Year's message to US President Barack Obama, has called for cooperation between their countries to respond to international challenges.<p>Ties between Moscow and Washington reached a post-Cold War low when Russia annexed Ukraine's Crimean peninsula and threw …

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Your visual guide to 2017 Formula 1 car changes

The guys over at <i>Motorsport.com</i> have put together a rendering of what current Formula 1 cars look like compared to the ones expected in 2017. The rule changes taking place after next season are intended to make the cars faster and more challenging to drive, and enable more passing. We've lost track …

Stratio’s LinkSquare can scan your food or drugs to test their authenticity

How do you really know that the food or medicine you’re about to ingest is what the package label says it is? With the LinkSquare from Stratio, you can actually run a test to get confirmation.<p>Stratio is unveiling its new LinkSquare infrared scanner for food, pharmaceuticals, materials, and physical …