SCIENTISTS have successfully teleported a photon from the ground to a satellite in orbit for the first time.It’s been 20 years since quantum scientists successfully teleported a photon over a distance of 10 miles, proving that quantum entanglement — a process that Albert Einstein called “spooky action at a distance” — was possible.The very unnatural phenomenon occurs when two quantum objects, such as photons, share a wave function, Fox News reports.Since they come into existence at the exact same time and place, they share the same identity, even when separated. What happens to one happens to the other — wherever it exists.In 2010, a team at the University of Science and Technology of China in Shanghai set a record by teleporting photons across 60 miles on Earth.And now, just seven years later, they’ve outdone themselves, teleporting protons from a ground station in Tibet which is two and a half miles above sea level to a satellite orbiting … [Read more...] about Scientists make major teleportation breakthrough by sending tiny particle from Earth into SPACE
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JOSE MOURINHO has managed some of the game’s greatest players.He has won major trophies at Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan, Real Madrid and now Manchester United.So picking his all-time XI is quite a difficult ask. Keep up to date with ALL the football news, gossip and transfers Uefa.com gave it a go — and there are some stellar names missing out.Here’s who made the cut in a 4-3-3 formation, via PassioneInter.com.Petr Cech, ChelseaThe current Arsenal stopper — who Mourinho bombed out of Chelsea in the summer of 2015 — beats off a host of other top goalkeepers.Vitor Baia, Julio Cesar, Iker Casillas, Thibaut Courtois and even David De Gea all make a decent case for recognition.But it’s Cech who gets the nod after three Premier League titles, three League Cup successes and an FA Cup win in 2007.Javier Zanetti, Inter MilanDeployed mainly in central midfield by Mourinho, but played the majority of his career at right-back.Paulo Ferreira was voted … [Read more...] about Jose Mourinho’s all-time XI: Cristiano Ronaldo is only Real Madrid player to make list as Wesley Sneijder, Eden Hazard and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are omitted from line-up
ILIE NASTASE is the tennis legend who sparked controversy after he swore at Brit star Johanna Konta.The former world No 1 was caught calling Konta and Team GB captain Anne Keothavong "f***ing b****es" during their Fed Cup clash.But who is the 70-year-old and why has he upset so many people?Read on below to find out.Nastase called Brit No 1 Konta a "f***ing b****" during Team GB's Fed Cup clash against Romania.He also labelled team captain Keothavong with the same foul-mouthed slur.The incident arose during the second set and began after someone in the crowd shouted during a point.Keothavong went to the umpire to explain the breach of etiquette when Nastase interrupted.After fans were warned about their conduct, Nastase said: "It's not the opera, what's your f***ing problem?"He then become embroiled in a heated row with Konta and Keothavong on the court.It was at that point that he fired off the foul abuse at the two women.Nastase had already been warned about his conduct in the … [Read more...] about Who is Ilie Nastase? Romanian Fed Cup captain who swore at Brit tennis star Johanna Konta
LEGENDARY Manchester United skipper, Bryan Robson believes Paul Pogba will prove his critics wrong and sees him as a future Manchester United captain.The Frenchman has come in for some heavy criticism from some for an underwhelming season following his world-record transfer from Juventus.However, Robson believes he needs time to find to find his feet and adjust to his new surroundings before establishing himself as one of the best midfielders on the planet. Keep up to date with ALL the Manchester United news, gossip, transfers and goals on our club page plus fixtures, results and live match commentary And that, with Wayne Rooney expected to leave, could see Pogba eventually replace him as United skipper.Speaking to Sport Witness, he said: “[Jose] Mourinho will make that decision regarding who’s captain, but once Paul Pogba is settled into the club again, gets used to the Premier League again, as long as he keeps improving, I think he’s captain … [Read more...] about ‘Paul Pogba will be Manchester United captain’, insists Bryan Robson and former Old Trafford skipper also sees likenesses in Jose Mourinho and Sir Alex Ferguson
OUR hugely popular daily Striker cartoon returns after a spell on the bench – CLICK HERE FOR YESTERDAY’S STRIKER.Only this time you can watch LIVE matches online.In a world first for a cartoon, this month, fans will be able to see Warbury Warriors play at 2pm every Saturday at thesun.co.uk or on YouTube channel Planet Striker.A computer algorithm will decide the outcome of each game, so no one will know the result until it’s over.Don’t miss your daily fix of Striker everyday here. … [Read more...] about Striker comic, Wednesday, October 12: The Captain’s Job – Will Callum learn the truth from Kurt about Warbury’s plight?
OUR hugely popular daily Striker cartoon returns after a spell on the bench – CLICK HERE FOR YESTERDAY’S STRIKER.Only this time you can watch LIVE matches online.In a world first for a cartoon, this month, fans will be able to see Warbury Warriors play at 2pm every Saturday at thesun.co.uk or on YouTube channel Planet Striker.A computer algorithm will decide the outcome of each game, so no one will know the result until it’s over.Don’t miss your daily fix of Striker everyday here. … [Read more...] about Striker comic, Monday, October 10: The Captain’s Job – Will Callum learn the truth from Kurt about Warbury’s plight?
WHAT can't you miss on TV tonight? Our guide to the must-see shows...August seems a very long time ago.Back then, Honey G was just Anna Georgette Gilford, a recruitment consultant from London, who was yet to make her impact on the international rap scene.She’s undoubtedly the standout star of this year’s X Factor – but there have been other controversies too. Remember Brooks Way, who made the live shows and then vanished without a trace? And an unhappy Gifty Louise dropping the f-bomb on live TV?And Sharon forgetting her contestants’ names?It’s certainly been lovely having Mrs Osbourne back, plus Louis and Nicole.And with Dermot at the helm again there’s been a distinct lack of Olly Murs-style clangers.So it all comes down to tonight, when 2016’s winner is crowned. Who will follow in Louisa Johnson’s footsteps and claim victory?The last thing you expect to see in a David Attenborough series are skyscrapers, but the final treat … [Read more...] about What’s on TV tonight? Shows to watch on Sunday 11 December – from The X Factor to Planet Earth II
WITH DC Comics parading Suicide Squad and the first trailer for Wonder Woman, the stakes were high for the Marvel showcase at Comic-Con. Fans queued around the block to get in, and they weren't disappointed. Here's seven things they learned... 1. Marvel has a new logoAnd it looks like this. 2. Doctor Strange will be another massive hitMarvel finally showcased the second, longer trailer for Doctor Strange and it looks great.The new trailer shows a lot more of Benedict Cumberbatch’s surgeon-turned sorcerer but also features more screen time for Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Baron Karl Mordo and Tilda Swinton as Strange’s mentor The Ancient One.Both look great, despite the controversy over Swinton playing a character that is an Asian man in the comic books.Throw in a load of Inception style skyline-bending special effects and this looks like another surefire Marvel winner.Doctor Strange opens November 4. 3. Oscar winner Brie Larson will be Captain MarvelAfter months … [Read more...] about Seven things we learned from Marvel’s showcase at Comic –Con
FERNANDO TORRES could leave Atletico Madrid in January, with the USA or China likely destinations, according to reports in Spain.The Spaniard has been with his hometown club since making a nostalgic return in 2016.However, there was talk he would leave for a second time in the summer — only for Fifa to uphold a transfer ban, meaning Atletico were not allowed to sign anyone.Diego Costa and Vitolo will arrive in January, and Cadena SER report it means Torres will look to leave in search of game time.The 2010 World Cup-winner is already concerned about his lack of minutes, and is aware the situation will only worsen when the cavalry arrive during the winter window.He is reported to be mulling over various offers from the MLS and the Chinese Super League.Torres broke into the Atletico first team at the age of 16 amid much promise, having earlier been voted the best 15-year-old in Europe. MAD TINGS Atletico Madrid in crisis: Why has it all gone wrong?At the tender age of 19, he was … [Read more...] about Fernando Torres ‘could leave Atletico Madrid in January’ with arrival of Diego Costa — and has offers from MLS and Chinese Super League
AFTER leading England to a perfect 2016, Eddie Jones was asked to state one hope and one fear for 2017.“Unusual question,” said England’s Australian rugby boss, flummoxed for once, “actually I don’t have hopes. Hope’s a bad word, mate.”Jones does not do anything as wishy-washy as hope. Jones does expectation. Keep up to date with ALL the latest rugby union news, gossip and rumoursWhen you work as hard as Jones’ players have to work, why would you need to hope?Not when England boasts more rugby players than any nation on Earth.Not when there is an abundance of talent among their current generation.And not when the RFU is the richest union in the sport, with the best facilities and the finest stadium, always packed.Taking this job was a ‘no-brainer’ for Jones.While England were stinking out their own World Cup, Jones was producing an historic upset by masterminding Japan’s victory over South Africa.That … [Read more...] about Eddie Jones shies away from hopes and dreams and builds his rugby teams on hard work like the England side that beat Australia at Twickenham