Team GB at the Paris Olympics: who are the British athletes to watch at the 2024 Games?

British Canoe Slalom teammates (L-R) Kimberley Woods, Joe Clarke, Adam Burgess and Mallory Franklin celebrate their selection for the Paris Olympics – Getty Images/Sam Mellish The first athletes to represent Great Britain at the Olympic Games in Paris next year have been announced. Team GB have unveiled the majority of their sailors for the 2024 … Read more

Space photos from five recent moon landing missions show how small technical errors can cause big problems, like crashing or landing sideways

While Japan’s moon landing mistake caused the robot to land upside down (left), Israeli nonprofit SpaceIL’s mistake caused the lander to crash (right).JAXA/Takara Tomy/Sony Group Corporation/Doshisha University; NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University; Business insider Intuitive Machines’ unmanned Odysseus moon landing almost failed due to a single safety switch. Other moon landing attempts have crashed or burned due … Read more

Sports quiz of the week: champions, challengers, crowds and changes

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Ten of the best cycling holidays for 2024

Cyclists explore the spectacular landscape of Italy’s Dolomites – Alex Moling 2024 will be one of those mega years in cycling. In addition to the usual three professional Grand Tours – in France, Spain and Italy – and the World Championships in Switzerland, there will also be a Summer Olympics (also in France), for an … Read more