Cameron Wright

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Daniel Radcliffe: 'There's no master plan to distance myself from Harry Potter'

Daniel Radcliffe says he has just been called a national treasure, and it has left him discombobulated. He has a point: most people his age have barely started out. But here he is, at 24, more than half his life spent in the business, 16 movies behind him, eight of them Harry Potter blockbusters. …

Has David Birnbaum solved the mystery of existence?

In the summer of 2012, a number of philosophers at British and American universities received a bulky, unmarked package in the post. It contained a 560-page book, written in English but with the Latin title Summa Metaphysica, by an amateur whose name they didn't recognise: David Birnbaum. It isn't …

Twitter, Facebook, Ebay to develop Google Glass apps

Google has announced a range of apps in development for its Glass headset, including social networks Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr and ecommerce website Ebay.<p>Google Glass, an eyeglass frame with a small panel over the left eye, searches the web, records video, and can relay email messages to the …

Financial Times hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

The Financial Times website and multiple Twitter accounts belonging to the news organisation were hacked, the company confirmed, apparently by hacker group the Syrian Electronic Army.<p>The breach, which took place just before 1pm BST, is just the latest in a spate of attacks against media …

FirstGroup chairman Martin Gilbert set to resign amid £600m rights issue

The long-serving chairman of the FirstGroup transport business, Martin Gilbert, is set to resign next week and the company launch a £600m rights issue.<p>FirstGroup, which operates the First Great Western rail franchise, will raise the money to pay down its £2bn debt pile, mainly incurred when it …

Asteroid nine times the size of the QE2 liner to sail pass Earth

An asteroid nine times larger than the QE2 is due to sail past the Earth later this month.<p>Luckily, the giant space rock will get no closer than 3.6 …

UK science is falling behind in the global race

When it comes to Olympic sport, the UK is a small nation making a big impact. Last year's games saw us finish third in the medals table, behind only …

Dozens injured in head-on train crash in Connecticut

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/979000/979393_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534438878_302c3b5cbd945577df856114b1a5d838<p><b>More than 60 people were injured, at least two critically, after a head-on, rush-hour collision between two commuter trains near New York City.</b><p>Hundreds …

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Turkey PM and Obama discuss Syria

US President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan have pledged to increase pressure on Syria's President Bashar al-Assad to step down.<p>Obama said in a news conference with Erdogan at the White House on Thursday that the only way to resolve Syria's two-year crisis was for …

Mary Queen of Scots to stand in Linlithgow Peel

MARY Queen of Scots will again take up residence on Linlithgow Peel in a few
 years if £100,000 is found.<p>Land has been identified in the grounds of …

Reports: Russia Sends More Missiles, Has Ships Near Syria

Friday's major news about the conflict in Syria:<p><b>-- "Russia Sends More Advanced Missiles to Aid Assad in Syria."</b><p>According to <i>The New York Times</i>, "Russia has sent advanced antiship cruise missiles to Syria, a move that illustrates the depth of its support for the Syrian government led by President …

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Syria crisis: Russia 'sends sophisticated weapons'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/979000/979305_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534480117_0e32b0f081fa7fba913c8dce9f482f18<p><b>Russia has sent sophisticated anti-ship missiles to Syria, US media report.</b><p>The New York Times quotes unnamed US officials as saying the missiles could …

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Ukip: the battle for Britain They worship Churchill, Thatcher and the right to smoke, they hate gay marriage and Europe: is Ukip the lunatic fringe or the shape of things to come? John Harris meets Britain's newest political tribe http://gu.com/p/3fp7m David Levene for the Guardian

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Reality: A Mere Illusion (Part 1)

Every action and all matter that has developed in the universe conforms to what we know as reality. The idea that our universe passes like a giant’s …

Watch the Biggest Explosion Ever Seen on the Moon

NASA scientists recorded the biggest explosion from a meteorite impact seen on the moon in eight years of monitoring.<p>The lunar burst was caused by a …