Science & Technology

SpaceX on pace to shatter US launch records. Again

SpaceX has been on a tear in 2022, notching 18 rocket launches and two astronaut splashdowns in just the first 130 days of the year — an unprecedented pace for…

NFTs or non-fungible tokens: The new kind of digital art that could prove a bonanza for creators

Paul “Lamborghini” Kell made the news in 2018 when he paid $US38,000 for a digital artwork that anyone could already view or download. This week, he sold the same artwork…

Food & Cuisine

Skinny spud latte to go? Potato milk hits UK supermarket shelves

The dairy alternative goes on sale at Waitrose this week, the latest offering in a booming alt-milk market worth £400m a year First came soya, nut, and then oat but…

What is mole sauce? Key ingredients and preparation

Mole, from Nahuatl meaning “sauce”, is a traditional sauce and marinade originally used in Mexican cuisine. In contemporary Mexico, the term is used for a number of sauces, some quite…

Sports

Cristiano Ronaldo and Harry Maguire ‘in the power struggle over Manchester United captaincy’

Cristiano Ronaldo and Harry Maguire are “in a power struggle over Manchester United captaincy – with interim boss Ralf Rangnick holding talks with pair about Portuguese superstar taking armband for…

Premier League, EFL and Women’s Super League now monitoring all players’ social media handles

The Premier League, EFL and Women’s Super League are monitoring the social media accounts of all their players in a bid to protect footballers from the rising tide of online…