Science & Technology

Study shows: Nuking an incoming asteroid could actually work

Firing a nuclear warhead at an asteroid on a collision course with the Earth could stop 99 percent of it from hitting the planet, according to a new study. Every…

Travel

Luxury train journeys: Discover the world in a new light on a voyage through spectacular scenery

Agatha Christie once said: ‘Trains are wonderful… to travel by train is to see nature and human beings, towns and churches, and rivers, in fact, to see life.’ She was…

The breathtaking majesty of volcanoes via jaw-dropping photographs

There are few sights on Earth’s landscapes as awe-inspiring as a volcano – active or dormant. And a new book underscores this, offering ‘a visual celebration of the most impressive,…

Sports

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…

Luke Shaw admits Manchester United were ‘awful’ in the first half of their victory at AC Milan

We were AWFUL! Luke Shaw slates Man United’s display despite beating AC Milan at the San Siro and hails ‘world class’ Paul Pogba for getting them into the Europa League…