Bid to recover body from Sala plane wreck

If the operation is successful, the wreckage will be moved by boat to a UK port then to the AAIB’s base at Farnborough in Hampshire. Investigators would then study the remains of the plane in further detail to try and establish why it crashed. An interim report is due to be published in just over two weeks. The plane was carrying Cardiff City’s new striker Sala, 28, and Mr Ibbotson, from Crowle, Lincolnshire, to Cardiff on 21 January after the footballer returned to FC Nantes to say goodbye to his former teammates. Image copyright Marine Traffic Image caption The search vessel, Geo Ocean III (circled), is at the scene of the wreckage while it is decided what actions will be …

People Are Captivated By This Timelapse Of A Single Cell Becoming An Organism

The first stages of embryonic development are roughly the same for all animals, including humans. In the film, the viewers are invited to observe the very beginning of an animal’s life, a single cell transforming into a complex living organism with a beating heart and running bloodstream. ‘Becoming‘ has screened at more than 20 international film festivals, and even received the Award for best short documentary at the Innsbruck nature film festival 2018. Image credits: 

Emiliano Sala: UK air investigators recover a body from plane wreckage

(CNN)A body was recovered from the wreckage of a plane found in the English Channel during the search for Cardiff City player Emiliano Sala and the plane’s pilot, authorities said Wednesday. Sala, 28, and the 59-year-old Ibbotson were flying in the single-turbine aircraft from Nantes, in northern France, to Cardiff in Wales, when it disappeared from radar near the Channel Islands on January 21. The Argentine striker had recently signed with English Premier League club Cardiff City for a reported £15 million ($19.3 million) from French club Nantes and was heading to the Welsh capital after saying farewell to his former teammates in France. Wreckage from the plane thought to be carrying the footballer was found Sunday by a privately …

No local papers ‘means elderly ring MP’

The Harlow Star, the last of three local papers in his constituency, had recently stopped printing, the former minister said, cutting an important thread holding the local community together. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A quarter of local and regional papers have closed in the past decade Charities for the elderly have warned that older people can be particularly affected by the loss of local services, such as High Street shops, post offices, libraries and pubs. Nyree Ambarchian, who volunteers with the Contact the Elderly charity, said: “I see first-hand that these issues are contributing to feelings of isolation. “Slowly but surely, the local fabric of our communities is being eroded by things like the decline of local newspapers, …

Plane body identified as footballer Sala

In a statement, the force said: “The body brought to Portland Port today, Thursday 7 February 2019, has been formally identified by HM Coroner for Dorset as that of professional footballer Emiliano Sala. “The families of Mr Sala and the pilot David Ibbotson have been updated with this news and will continue to be supported by specially-trained family liaison officers.” The body was spotted in the wreckage of the plane on Monday and the authorities were able to recover it two days later, despite “challenging conditions”. The Air Accidents Investigations Branch (AAIB) said the operation had been carried out “as dignified a way as possible” and the men’s families were kept updated throughout. Report End of Twitter post by @Sol14Bamba …

The Office Edition Of The 10 Year Challenge Shows How The Actors Lives Have Changed

Well time flies, not only in our daily lives but on the TV screens as well. Remember when Pam and Jim found out that they’re expecting a baby? Well in few months time, that will be 10 years ago. How did they look back then? How do they look today? We compiled a series of pictures where we compare the cast of The Office and how they’ve changed in 10 years. And it’s not only the beards that have appeared. Some things have disappeared… Like that infamous golden haircut that Ryan used to rock 10 years ago.  John Krasinski has been up to way much more than lifting weights, wearing tank tops and growing a beard. Today John is not …

Frank Robinson, Hall of Fame baseball player who was first black manager in MLB, dies at 83

(CNN)Frank Robinson, the feared slugger who became the first black manager in major league baseball, died Thursday at 83, according to Major League Baseball. In 1975, he became player-manager of the Cleveland Indians. He managed until 2006, when he finished his career with the Washington Nationals. “Frank Robinson’s résumé in our game is without parallel, a trailblazer in every sense, whose impact spanned generations,” Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said. “He was one of the greatest players in the history of our game, but that was just the beginning of a multifaceted baseball career.” Robinson was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982. This is a developing story and will be updated Original Article : HERE …

Sword blows make me strong, says female knight

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Men typically dominate the armoured contests “I think many women are under the illusion that it’s a male-dominated sport, and it’s not really – all my guys have been brilliant,” she said. Image caption Leonie found new strength when she first wielded a sword Image caption The mum worked at two jobs to pay for her armour “I had to buy my own armour, she said. “I used to borrow it off the boys, which was wonderfully kind, but obviously being female you’ve got a much smaller frame. “I used to do a cleaning job and had a bar job in the evening as well as looking after my daughter. I did that for …

Keeper didn’t know his twins had arrived

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJoe Day was playing against Middlesbrough while his wife was giving birth to their twin girls. Newport County goalkeeper Joe Day has said he did not know his wife had given birth to twins until his team’s FA Cup match had ended. The 28-year-old was playing a game against Middlesbrough while his wife Lizzie Day was in labour. Day was seen running from the pitch at Rodney Parade to get to the Royal Gwent Hospital on Tuesday evening. He said he and his wife “always knew there was a chance” she would give birth during the game. Keeper’s wife has twins and rise of the supermarket shelf-stacker He added: “Lizzie backed me …

Self-harm images ‘groom suicide victims’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMolly Russell’s father told the BBC he believed Instagram had ‘helped kill my daughter’ Harmful suicide and self-harm content online “has the effect of grooming people to take their own lives”, the suicide prevention minister has said. Jackie Doyle-Price has told the BBC that social media companies must “step up” to protect vulnerable users. It comes after links were made between the suicide of teenager Molly Russell and her exposure to harmful content. Digital Minister Margot James is to reveal details of a “new regulatory regime” for social media later. According to the Daily Mail, Ms James will promise to crack down on many of the social media platforms that have “fallen …

Who owned the plane Sala died in?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A minute’s silence was held for Sala and Mr Ibbotson ahead of Cardiff’s home game against Bournemouth Two days later, after a quick trip to his previous club Nantes to say farewell to friends, the 28-year-old Argentine boarded the Piper Malibu N264DB. Image copyright Ian S/Geograph Image caption Mr Ibbotson was a regular at The Red Lion pub in his hometown of Crowle Posting on a skydivers’ forum under his nickname of Dibbo in October 2012, he refers to having more than 3,000 hours flying experience, including 2,000 flying parachutists. He said he was “available at short notice, and very reliable, just back recently from six weeks flying in Norway”. As well as being …

Who scored and who wasted their money on Super Bowl ads

Los Angeles (CNN Business)Crafting memorable Super Bowl advertising remains a formidable challenge, as companies try to navigate the complicated waters of celebrity endorsements, corporate branding, hot-button issues and commercials designed to pitch products. In terms of overall product groups, tech companies left a sizable impression, with T-Mobile airing a spot in each quarter, joined by Microsoft, Amazon and Google. Notably, there was also a push for TV content from streaming services via Amazon, Netflix and Hulu, and even an ad from the Washington Post. Based on first impressions of Sunday’s big game, there wasn’t a single spot we’ll be discussing years from now, a la Apple’s “1984” ad, or even Volkswagen’s Darth Vader kid of a few years ago. But …

Family’s tribute after Sala plane death

Skip Instagram post by salaromina View this post on Instagram Report End of Instagram post by salaromina Report Image copyright Getty Images/David Ibbotson Image caption Emiliano Sala (left) was on board a plane being flown by pilot David Ibbotson Some of the club’s players reacted on Twitter. Full back Joe Bennett wrote “RIP Emiliano”, while centre-half Sol Bamba posted a black-and-white image of the teammate he never got to play alongside. Manager Neil Warnock said in his pre-match news conference on Friday he hopes Sala’s family find “peace and comfort”. He also expects Southampton and Cardiff players to wear black armbands in their Premier League match at St Mary’s on Saturday and a minute’s silence to be observed. Cardiff have …

Lindsey Vonn crashes in penultimate race of career

(CNN)It was supposed to be a happy farewell, but Lindsey Vonn crashed into netting in her opening race at skiing’s World Championships in Are, Sweden. Follow @cnnsport The American’s final race is scheduled to be Saturday’s downhill. Visit CNN.com/Sport for more news, features and videos Vonn has won 82 World Cup races, second on the all-time list behind Ingemar Stenmark (86), and is the most successful women’s ski racer of all time. She was a double world champion in 2009 and clinched Olympic downhill gold in 2010. Despite a host of injuries in recent years, Vonn fought back to clinch downhill bronze in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. Compatriot Mikalea Shiffrin, who started immediately before her in Are, took …

Osprey carries off vibrant-blue coral reef fish in Aruba, stunning images show

‘MOST VENOMOUS’ FISH IN WORLD DISCOVERED IN POPULAR SWIMMING SPOT PROMPTS WARNING FROM BEACHGOER “While driving along the shoreline I noticed the osprey making a splash in the ocean. I quickly parked my car and grabbed my camera,” Oversteegen, who is originally from the Netherlands but now resides on the island, told the UK.-based publication the Daily Mirror. “While flying over, the raptor looked me straight in the eyes as if it wanted to show me its just obtained trophy.” — Michiel Oversteegen “The moment I stepped outside, the osprey flew over and he was still struggling with the non-cooperating fish,” he added, noting this was the first time he’d ever seen this bird-of-prey species with a coral reef fish …

Frank Robinson, Hall of Fame baseball player who was first black manager in MLB, dies at 83

(CNN)Frank Robinson, the feared slugger who became the first black manager in major league baseball, died Thursday at 83, according to Major League Baseball. In 1975, he became player-manager of the Cleveland Indians. He managed until 2006, when he finished his career with the Washington Nationals. “Frank Robinson’s résumé in our game is without parallel, a trailblazer in every sense, whose impact spanned generations,” Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said. “He was one of the greatest players in the history of our game, but that was just the beginning of a multifaceted baseball career.” Robinson was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982. This is a developing story and will be updated Original Article : HERE …