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Month: June 2020

Ryanair: New hygiene measures to beat coronavirus onboard – full list of rules | Travel News | Travel

Ryanair is set to resume 1,000 daily flights from tomorrow (Wednesday, July 1) after months of planes being grounded amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. However, while flights will be departing, the inflight experience will see some new changes. Like many…

New study shows fish eggs can survive being eaten and some can still hatch after

Fish eggs can survive being eaten by ducks and some will still hatch again after being passed in droppings, study finds Researchers fed carp eggs to ducks in a laboratory and found 0.2% survivedOf the eggs that passed through in…

Cruise: Genting Cruise Lines to resume sailing in July with coronavirus measures in place | Cruise | Travel

Although many cruise lines remain uncertain about the future of sailing, Genting Cruise Lines has announced it will return to the seas before the end of next month. The Hong Kong-based cruise line is set to resume sailing on July…

Met Office: UK could have 104°F temperatures every 3-4 years

Emissions Carbon dioxide Carbon dioxide (CO2) is one of the biggest contributors to global warming. After the gas is released into the atmosphere it stays there, making it difficult for heat to escape – and warming up the planet in…

Spotify ‘karaoke’ feature shows real-time lyrics to 26 countries

Spotify rolls out karaoke-style feature that displays lyrics in real-time to 26 countries – but the US and UK will have to wait The feature is being tested in beta on some Android devices Lyrics can be swiped up and roll…

Queen: Upcoming tour book releases more UNSEEN Freddie Mercury and John Deacon photos

QUEEN’s upcoming tour photography book reveals more unseen Freddie Mercury and John Deacon pictures ahead of its highly-anticipated release.

Xbox Series X July event: Games update ahead of Microsoft stream date

XBOX SERIES X fans have been given an update about the first-party games that could feature in the highly anticipated Xbox Game Studios July event.

Fastest-growing black hole is 34bn times the mass of our Sun

Fastest-growing black hole in the universe is 34 BILLION times the mass of our sun and gorges on nearly the equivalent of one entire sun every day, study reveals The black hole – dubbed J2157 – is billions of light…

Xbox Games with Gold July 2020 release date, launch time, free games, last chance WARNING

XBOX Gold subscribers only have a few hours left to download and play Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse, and Sine Mora.

Record-breaking ‘megaflash’ bolt of lightning more than 440 MILES long strikes over Brazil

Shocking weather: Record-breaking ‘megaflash’ bolt of lightning more than 440 MILES long strikes over Brazil In 2018, a ‘megaflash’ bolt of lightning struck over parts of southern BrazilScientists used satellite imagery technology to capture a snapshot from spaceThe team compared…

Royal travel: Queen Elizabeth never travels without a handbag for a surprising reason | Travel News | Travel

Queen Elizabeth II is a fashion-forward monarch, pictured at events around the world in bright ensembles. One feature of her aesthetic that she is never without is a matching handbag, no matter where she is jetting off to. She also…

Pirates of the Caribbean fans FURIOUS Johnny Depp Jack Sparrow not star of next two movies

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN fans are furious that Johnny Depp’s Captain Jack Sparrow is not starring in Margot Robbie’s movie or the next instalment.