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Jeff Bezos' New Shepard rocket to launch again in July - this time with a crew on board
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Jeff Bezos' New Shepard rocket to launch again in July - this time with a crew on board

May 5th 2021, 10:50 PM 12,646 Views 36 Comments

One of the seats will be taken by the winner of an online auction.

Ronnie O’Sullivan unnerved at Crucible after encounter with ‘boozed up geezer’
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Ronnie O’Sullivan unnerved at Crucible after encounter with ‘boozed up geezer’

Apr 17th 2021, 10:42 PM 21,585 Views 3 Comments

Nevertheless, world champion O’Sullivan hailed the return of fans to the famous venue as the World Championships got underway.

SpaceX Starship completes landing but then explodes in latest test
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SpaceX Starship completes landing but then explodes in latest test

Mar 4th 2021, 7:33 AM 22,590 Views 57 Comments

Two previous test flights had crash-landed in fireballs.

SpaceX rocket deploys record-setting cargo
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SpaceX rocket deploys record-setting cargo

Jan 24th 2021, 7:28 PM 22,832 Views 18 Comments

The rocket, which launched from Florida, carried a record number of satellites on board.

Irish winger Hayes scored a screamer in Aberdeen's Europa League demolition
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Irish winger Hayes scored a screamer in Aberdeen's Europa League demolition

Aug 28th 2020, 11:31 AM 7,315 Views 8 Comments

The Scottish side put their recent controversies to one side to make light work of Faroe Island part-timers NSI Runavik.

Ronnie O’Sullivan criticises ‘irresponsible’ decision to allow crowds into World Championship final
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Ronnie O’Sullivan criticises ‘irresponsible’ decision to allow crowds into World Championship final

Aug 15th 2020, 10:56 AM 13,079 Views 14 Comments

O’Sullivan will play Kyren Wilson in the decider.

Ronnie O’Sullivan facing uphill battle with Mark Williams in control at the Crucible
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# Lagging

Ronnie O’Sullivan facing uphill battle with Mark Williams in control at the Crucible

Aug 10th 2020, 7:12 PM 13,014 Views 2 Comments

Welshaman Williams has set the early tempo.

Ronnie O’Sullivan: I would have to lose an arm and a leg to fall out of top 50
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# Rocket

Ronnie O’Sullivan: I would have to lose an arm and a leg to fall out of top 50

Aug 10th 2020, 8:17 AM 26,732 Views 32 Comments

The 44-year-old will face Mark Williams in the World Championship quarter-finals after beating Ding Junhui.

Red-hot Ronnie O’Sullivan makes flying start in bid for sixth world title
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Red-hot Ronnie O’Sullivan makes flying start in bid for sixth world title

Aug 2nd 2020, 10:59 PM 7,114 Views 1 Comment

The latest from the World Snooker Championships at the Crucible.

Rocket Ronnie O’Sullivan happy to cool his jets as he looks for title number six
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# The Magician

Rocket Ronnie O’Sullivan happy to cool his jets as he looks for title number six

Aug 2nd 2020, 10:33 AM 8,150 Views 5 Comments

Fan favourite says he is getting his snooker ‘fix’ in Sheffield.

WATCH: SpaceX launches dozens of satellites in Starlink mission
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WATCH: SpaceX launches dozens of satellites in Starlink mission

Jun 13th 2020, 3:01 PM 28,436 Views 29 Comments

A new batch of 58 Starlink internet satellites and three Earth-observation satellites were launched.

Mayo goalscoring hero Carr's second of the day needs to be watched over and over
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# Rocket

Mayo goalscoring hero Carr's second of the day needs to be watched over and over

Jul 6th 2019, 11:14 PM 21,423 Views 17 Comments

Absolutely incredible stuff.

'If I had my time over again, I definitely wouldn't pursue snooker'
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'If I had my time over again, I definitely wouldn't pursue snooker'

Jun 6th 2019, 5:22 PM 8,701 Views 17 Comments

Five-time world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan discusses his struggle with addiction and his relationship with the sport.

Ronnie O'Sullivan says he 'probably' won't play in next year's World Championship
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# Scaling Back

Ronnie O'Sullivan says he 'probably' won't play in next year's World Championship

May 23rd 2019, 3:16 PM 5,887 Views 14 Comments

The five-time world champion claims he will only play ‘three or four’ low-key tournaments from now on.

A rocket that will bring US astronauts back to space has blasted off with a dummy named 'Ripley'
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# Capsule

A rocket that will bring US astronauts back to space has blasted off with a dummy named 'Ripley'

Mar 2nd 2019, 10:50 AM 11,051 Views 26 Comments

The launch is a key step towards resuming manned space flights from US soil.

Obafemi gets an assist as Southampton stun Manchester United early on
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# Rocket

Obafemi gets an assist as Southampton stun Manchester United early on

Dec 1st 2018, 6:01 PM 10,893 Views 4 Comments

United were 2-0 down inside 20 minutes.

'Thank God they're alive': Crew of Soyuz rocket safe after emergency landing
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'Thank God they're alive': Crew of Soyuz rocket safe after emergency landing

Oct 11th 2018, 11:04 AM 15,783 Views 57 Comments

The rocket landed in Kazakhstan.

Japanese rocket crashes and explodes shortly after take off
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# Interstellar Technologies

Japanese rocket crashes and explodes shortly after take off

Jun 30th 2018, 1:46 PM 16,607 Views 11 Comments

No injuries were reported in the spectacular explosion.

World's most powerful rocket blasts towards Mars - with Elon Musk's roadster onboard
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# Space Oddity

World's most powerful rocket blasts towards Mars - with Elon Musk's roadster onboard

Feb 6th 2018, 9:57 PM 28,399 Views 57 Comments

The SpaceX CEO didn’t have to include his red Tesla roadster, which reportedly was playing Space Oddity during blast off.

Ronnie O'Sullivan knocked out of World Championship despite massive 146 break
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# Rocket

Ronnie O'Sullivan knocked out of World Championship despite massive 146 break

Apr 26th 2017, 5:15 PM 7,296 Views 2 Comments

The five-time champion was knocked out by last year’s runner-up Ding Junhui.

PHOTOS: SpaceX launched an important spacecraft into space this morning
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PHOTOS: SpaceX launched an important spacecraft into space this morning

Jul 18th 2016, 10:20 AM 11,349 Views 8 Comments

The Dragon capsule contains a docking station which would allow future spaceships to park at the International Space Station.

WATCH: Spacecraft blasts off in new mission to search for life on Mars
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# The Red Planet

WATCH: Spacecraft blasts off in new mission to search for life on Mars

Mar 14th 2016, 11:39 AM 9,630 Views 24 Comments

The key goal is to analyse methane, a gas which is created in large by living microbes.

Ronnie O'Sullivan hit a 146 today because the 147 prize fund was 'too cheap'
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# Maximum Impact

Ronnie O'Sullivan hit a 146 today because the 147 prize fund was 'too cheap'

Feb 15th 2016, 4:06 PM 53,816 Views 59 Comments

The Rocket deliberately potted a pink after his 14th red in protest.

Rocket's peppery taste is perfect for any salad
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Rocket's peppery taste is perfect for any salad

Feb 13th 2016, 12:00 PM 2,162 Views 8 Comments

As part of Michael Kelly’s 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating your own Food series – this week, we talk rocket.

That was fast! Ronnie O'Sullivan wraps up another Masters title with 10-1 win
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That was fast! Ronnie O'Sullivan wraps up another Masters title with 10-1 win

Jan 17th 2016, 8:33 PM 12,578 Views 23 Comments

Ronnie clinches evening session against Hawkins before 8pm.

One of Man United's rumoured transfer targets just tried to burst the net with this missile
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One of Man United's rumoured transfer targets just tried to burst the net with this missile

Apr 18th 2015, 7:28 PM 8,119 Views 6 Comments

Memphis Depay continues to impress for PSV.

Video shows moment SpaceX rocket crashed down on ocean barge
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Video shows moment SpaceX rocket crashed down on ocean barge

Jan 16th 2015, 6:39 PM 16,312 Views 11 Comments

The company hopes to hone technology so that rockets can return to Earth intact for use again.

This revolutionary rocket will have to wait to try a risky new way of landing
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# SpaceX

This revolutionary rocket will have to wait to try a risky new way of landing

Jan 6th 2015, 1:43 PM 6,190 Views 12 Comments

Instead of being discarded in the ocean, the booster stages could return to Earth.

Women and children among 28 dead as rocket hits wedding party
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Women and children among 28 dead as rocket hits wedding party

Jan 1st 2015, 2:27 PM 13,977 Views 25 Comments

WARNING: Some people may find the images in this post distressing.

NASA says it is disappointed at launch explosion - but it was just a 'mishap'
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# Malfunction

NASA says it is disappointed at launch explosion - but it was just a 'mishap'

Oct 29th 2014, 7:00 AM 21,371 Views 69 Comments

The rocket was bringing supplies to the International Space Station.

Asteroid hunting probe to travel four years to potato-shaped space rock
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Asteroid hunting probe to travel four years to potato-shaped space rock

Sep 2nd 2014, 9:30 AM 4,940 Views 8 Comments

Hayabusa-2 will be flung into space on a rocket for a mammoth four year voyage.

Our new rocket cost less than the film 'Gravity', India's PM boasts
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# Cheap Trip

Our new rocket cost less than the film 'Gravity', India's PM boasts

Jul 1st 2014, 7:33 AM 4,127 Views 18 Comments

India’s domestically-produced Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle blasted off yesterday carrying satellites from France, Germany, Canada and Singapore.

How does it feel to face an Anthony Nash penalty? - 'You are just saying don’t hit me please'
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How does it feel to face an Anthony Nash penalty? - 'You are just saying don’t hit me please'

May 28th 2014, 6:05 PM 6,555 Views 9 Comments

Former Cork selector Ger Cunningham knows all about how powerful Anthony Nash’s shots are.

Ronnie O'Sullivan unhurt in crash following final defeat
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Ronnie O'Sullivan unhurt in crash following final defeat

May 6th 2014, 6:25 PM 7,805 Views 4 Comments

The snooker ace was heading home with his son after losing the world championship final last night.

Mark Selby leads Ronnie O'Sullivan ahead of World Snooker Championship final session
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# History Maker

Mark Selby leads Ronnie O'Sullivan ahead of World Snooker Championship final session

May 5th 2014, 7:10 PM 7,509 Views 3 Comments

Selby took advantage of some uncharacteristic mistakes from the Rocket.

Ronnie O'Sullivan leads 10-7 after first day of the World Championship final
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Ronnie O'Sullivan leads 10-7 after first day of the World Championship final

May 4th 2014, 11:43 PM 4,354 Views 3 Comments

Mark Selby bounced back in the later frames.

Ronnie O'Sullivan aims for three in a row at the Crucible
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Ronnie O'Sullivan aims for three in a row at the Crucible

Apr 18th 2014, 11:09 AM 2,216 Views 1 Comment

We’re snooker loopy, nuts are we.

Warplanes target Gaza Strip amid 'wave of attacks' from Palestinian rockets
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# Air Strikes

Warplanes target Gaza Strip amid 'wave of attacks' from Palestinian rockets

Mar 12th 2014, 9:55 PM 8,714 Views 150 Comments

The attack followed Palestinian rocket fire being aimed at the Jewish state.

Amazing photo of a NASA rocket being fired into an aurora
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# All Of The Lights

Amazing photo of a NASA rocket being fired into an aurora

Mar 8th 2014, 10:30 AM 12,692 Views 24 Comments

Good work, science.

European comet-chasing satellite awakens from hibernation
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# Hey Rosetta

European comet-chasing satellite awakens from hibernation

Jan 20th 2014, 7:20 PM 12,258 Views 21 Comments

The Rosetta satellite even tweeted as Gaeilge.

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