A HUGE meteor lit up the sky over the UK last night. The burning space rock looked just like a firework and was reported by around 120 Brits. The UK Meteor Network described the meteor as a "fireball" and retweeted several videos caught on home doorbell cameras. It came crashing through the atmosphere at about 9.55pm GMT on Sunday. Sightings were reported from all over the UK including in Scotland and Somerset. Amazed stargazers took to Twitter to share what they saw. Detected on SCAMP network too, congrats! https://t.co/buZwCt10OP — UK Meteor Network (@UKMeteorNetwork) February 28, 2021 Great capture https://t.co/TNtTv5h5XT — UK Meteor Network (@UKMeteorNetwork) March 1, 2021 One told the UK Meteor Network: "I saw this in Manchester! Incredible!!!!!" Another said: "I saw one as i was taking my recycling bin out and that was about 9.55pm and I live in Slough, Berkshire." Others described spotting what they thought was a firework and some … [Read more...] about Huge ‘fireball flash’ over UK spotted by 120 Brits as giant METEOR snapped streaking across sky
Creating your own font
THE Walking Dead fans were thrilled when it was revealed that their favourite show would be returning for six more bonus episodes. Season 10C brings with it another new nasty, in the form the Reapers. Who are the Reapers in The Walking Dead? At the moment we still don't know who the Reapers are as they don't feature in the comic books and haven't appeared on screen yet. They will be introduced at the end of the premiere episode of season 10C. Speaking about the Reapers, The Walking Dead showrunner Angela Kang told Den of Geek how the writing staff goes about crafting a new villain group, she said: “Whenever we’re dealing with a group from the comics, there’s usually a pretty well-defined kind of concept to them. "When we go to create groups that supplement material we’re taking from the comics, we try and take that same approach, which is to kind of say, what is their philosophy about how to survive? What did it come from? What is their background?" What happens … [Read more...] about Who are the Reapers in The Walking Dead?
Demi Lovato has apologised for using photographic filters in the past - saying she didn't realise how "dangerous" they are. Sharing a video to her Instagram feed, the chart-topper put a number of filters up to tweak her appearance, asking: "But how can I always look like this?" Demi, 28, captioned the video with a number of speech bubbles, one of which read: "Wait do I need a smaller nose?" Another insisted: "My skin is not this smooth." And in a third, Demi declared: "These aren't my real eyes." "Thank God I'm realising this now," she wrote, "and I'm sorry for using them w/o realising how dangerous they were before." Beneath she asked: "Thank God these weren't around when I was 13 but also... "How are teens supposed to learn to accept themselves w/this s**t?" She ended the video with a smile to the camera. Demi's been flooded with supportive messages since sharing the powerful message. "You are so beautiful always," one wrote. Another gushed: "Actually … [Read more...] about Demi Lovato asks how teens can accept themselves in world of filters and Photoshopping
The UK will discuss with the EU the bloc's proposals to create a vaccine passport that could allow people to travel more freely in time for the summer holidays. The EU-wide "digital green pass" would provide proof a person has been vaccinated, as well as test results for those not yet inoculated and information on recovery for people who have had COVID-19 . European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said the proposals for the pass, which will "respect data protection, security and privacy", will be set out this month. Live COVID updates from the UK and around the world We'll present this month a legislative proposal for a Digital Green Pass. The aim is to provide: — Ursula von der Leyen (@vonderleyen) March 1, 2021 "The digital green pass should facilitate Europeans' lives. The aim is to gradually enable them to move safely in the European Union or abroad - for work or tourism," she said in a tweet. Advertisement … [Read more...] about COVID-19: UK to discuss EU proposals for coronavirus vaccine passport aimed at reviving international travel
Police have made a number of arrests after searching the offices of Spanish football giants FC Barcelona. No details have been released about how many people have been detained or their identities, with a Catalan police spokeswoman only revealing that the raid followed an investigation by the force's financial crimes unit. Officials at Barcelona confirmed the club's Camp Nou stadium offices had been searched. In a statement, the La Liga side - currently second in the table - said they had offered up their "full collaboration to the legal and police authorities to help make clear facts which are subject to investigation". "The information and documentation requested by the judicial police force relate strictly to the facts relative to this case," the club added. Advertisement "FC Barcelona express its utmost respect for the judicial process in place and for the principle of presumed innocence for the people affected within the remit of this … [Read more...] about FC Barcelona: Arrests after police raid Camp Nou stadium