WELLINGTON, Aug 29 (Reuters) - All Blacks coach Steve Hansen's hopes of winning a third successive World Cup have been boosted by flyhalf Beauden Barrett's decision to commit his immediate playing future to New Zealand Rugby until after the 2019 tournament in Japan.
A team of six people have completed a Mars simulation in Hawaii, where they lived in near isolation for a year. Since 29 August 2015, the group lived in close quarters in a dome, without fresh air, fresh food or privacy. Experts estimate that a human mission to the Red Planet could take between one and three years. Show More Summary
The U.S. may not have its best players on the field going into a crucial pair of World Cup qualifiers, with the first against St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Friday. With a victory in that game and another win Sept. 6 against Trinidad & Tobago in Jacksonville, Fla., the U.S. would guarantee itself...
Of note: Several players competing in lesser leagues or with reserve squads are not listed. Americans with dual nationalities representing other national teams have also been omitted. Named to U.S. roster for World Cup qualifiers against St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Sept. 2 and Trinidad and Tobago on Sept. 6 [full story] ENGLAND Premier […]
Satellites monitor the melting Alaskan permafrost in NASA’s ABoVE project.
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London (AFP) – Sam Allardyce marked his first squad announcement as England manager on Sunday by including uncapped West Ham United midfielder Michail Antonio in a 23-man party for next week’s World Cup qualifier in Slovakia. Antonio...Show More Summary
In constructing his U.S. national team roster for the approaching World Cup qualifiers, Jurgen Klinsmann retained most of the group that propelled the squad to the Copa America Centenario semifinals this summer. He also had to make adjustments because of injuries to two regulars – Clint Dempsey and Gyasi Zardes – and invited three young […]
By Coleman Hodges on SwimSwam At the World Cup Series stop in Paris, Jeanette won 3 events in cluding the 50 free, 100 free, and 50 fly Read the full story on SwimSwam: Jeanette Ottesen: “I’m not doing it for another 4 years” (Video...
Lady Gaga popped in for a little surprise visit during Tame Impala’s headlining set at FYF Fest in LA last night. She didn’t perform with the band (or even speak), she just walked onstage as they were finishing up “New Person, Same Old Mistakes,” gave Kevin Parker a hug, and walked off again. Parker, Mark […]
The unlikely collaborators perform “New Person, Same Old Mistakes”.
Things are looking good for the United States men's national team at the forward position as the pair of September CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers approach. Bobby Wood added to the excitement surrounding the position on Saturday with his first Bundesliga goal. Show More Summary
We’ve never seen Jupiter quite like this. NASA’s Juno spacecraft flew closer to the giant planet than any spacecraft ever, revealing stunning images and gathering detailed information about the planet for NASA scientists. Read more....
Earlier this year, NASA scientists predicted that it's possible that the universe is filled with microscopic black holes that formed before our universe's existed. The NASA study reported that these black holes could speed through space like cosmic bullets every...
Lady Gaga was tooling around Malibu in the SUV OJ SImpson made famous... and there's a hand-rolled cig at 10 o'clock. Gaga and her dad tooled around the coast Saturday in an pretty awesome Ford Bronco. Rollin' in the Bu.
Netflix has been busy increasing its original content lineup for the past couple of years, but the dirty little secret of having all of those original shows in the lineup is that Netflix has lost a lot of syndicated content.
Last night, Lady Gaga made a surprise appearance during Tame Impala’s FYF Fest set. She joined them on stage as they were finishing up their performance, and she greeted the crowd and hugged Kevin Parker as the band played their last song, “New Person, Same Old Mistakes” from 2015’s Currents. Show More Summary
1985 Toyota Van for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller’s description: 236,000K. 7 passenger, runs great, 5 speed, AC, Cruise, tires near new, cassette and CD player, very clean throughout! 2nd owner. I have owned it the last 22 years. The van was only driven during the summers by myself and the previous owner. Garaged […]
Robert Snodgrass is confident of overcoming a weekend injury to play for Scotland in their World Cup qualifier in Malta.