Lisa Burton

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German aerospace agency wants hypersonic flights by the 2030s

Germany's aerospace agency, the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), is reviving a decade-old plan to develop hypersonic passenger flights aboard suborbital space planes. This rocket-propelled vehicle, dubbed the SpaceLiner, could carry up to 100 passengers and make the trek between …

The symbiotic relationship between ageing footballers and MLS transfers

Didier Drogba has joined Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard in swapping a European superclub for MLS. That transition seems natural and sensible now but it’s easy to forget that David Beckham was mocked for leaving Europe in 2007<p>By Harry Gray for These Football Times, part of the Guardian Sport …

'Shenmue 3' quickly smashes $2 million Kickstarter goal

The long-awaited sequel to the iconic Dreamcast franchise <i>Shenmue</i> is really happening. <i>Shenmue 3</i>, unveiled by series visionary Yu Suzuki at Sony's E3 press conference, has already hit $2 million on Kickstarter. It's almost certainly a crowdfunding record, and means fans will get to play as Ryo once …

Junk food kills bacteria that protect against obesity, heart disease and cancer, study finds

Strong link between good bacteria, diet and overall health discovered after researchers lived on McDonald's meals for 10 days straight<p>Eating junk food kills stomach bacteria which protect against obesity, diabetes, cancer, heart disease, inflammatory bowel conditions and autism, fresh studies have …

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Beautiful Norwegian Foliage-Covered Green Roofs

1/13<p>NorweigenGreenRoofs5<p>Green roofs may be a newer phenomenon in many places, but Norwegians have been planting greenery atop their houses for …