Day: August 8, 2018

NASA is shooting a spaceship at the sun. Here’s why.

There’s a question that’s been baffling solar physicists for decades: Why is the sun’s atmosphere so much hotter than its surface? The solar atmosphere, called the corona, is a violent and chaotic region of the sun that can spew out huge explosions of particles and plasma, generating “space weather” that can disrupt our communications down […]

Watford’s Craig Dawson bid rejected by West Brom

West Brom have rejected an offer from Watford for Craig Dawson, according to Sky sources. It is understood the offer was an initial year-long loan for a fee of £750,000. The bid also included an option to buy Dawson for £2.5m instalments over four years adding up to a potential total of £10m. The 28-year-old […]

Gianni Moscon suspended after Tour de France ‘punch’

Team Sky’s Gianni Moscon has been suspended for five weeks after throwing a punch at a fellow rider during the Tour de France. The Italian was kicked out of the race following the incident on stage 15. Moscon was seen on television footage aiming a punch at Team Fortuneo Samsic rider Elie Gesbert. The 24-year-old […]