Greta Thunberg: Climate change activist sails into New York City

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGreta Thunberg sails into New York CityTeenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg has arrived in New York after a 15-day, 3,000-mile (4,800km) voyage across the Atlantic.She will be participating in UN climate summits in New York City and Chile.The 16-year-old Swede sailed from Plymouth in the UK on…

Prince George consumed an ant for the very first time during a day out with Bear Grylls, Kate Middleton, and Prince William

Prince George of Cambridge during the King’s Cup regatta. Karwai Tang/ WireImage, Getty Images Prince George ate his “first ant” during a day out with survivalist Bear Grylls. The 6-year-old watched his parents, Prince William and Kate Middleton, compete against the TV star during a charity sailing race. The survivalist praised George for eating an…

Prince George And Princess Charlotte Steal The Program At Sailing Event

Prince George and Princess Charlotte had the time of their lives at a sailing event Thursday, hamming it up for the cameras and making goofy faces.  The two royals attended the inaugural King’s Cup regatta in Cowes, England, which was hosted by Prince William and Kate Middleton to benefit charities. Their grandparents Carole and Mike…

Iran cautions U.S. against seizing released Iranian oil tanker

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran has warned the United States against any new attempt to seize an Iranian oil tanker in open seas after it left Gibraltar, the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said on state television on Monday. The Iranian tanker caught in a standoff between Tehran and the West was sailing to Greece on Monday…

Adorable photos show the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge facing off in a sailing race while their children cheer them on from the sidelines

Prince William and Kate Middleton faced off in a sailing race on Thursday off England’s Isle of Wight. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were competing to raise money for their charities. The couple’s two eldest children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, cheered their parents on from another boat, under the care of their grandparents,…

‘Warships’ invasion not a friendly act’

home / News / Top Stories / ‘Warships’ intrusion not a friendly act’Malacañang and the military on Thursday expressed concern over the recent passage of five Chinese warships in Philippine waters, with the Palace saying it was not a friendly act. Palace spokesman Salvador Panelo said the entry of the vessels was a violation of…

Costs Nye-promoted satellite sails into area on sunbeams

A small crowd-funded satellite promoted by TV host and science educator Bill Nye has been propelled into a higher orbit using only the force of sunlight blowing against its sail in space, a novel propulsion developers say could “democratize” spaceflight.The Lightsail 2 spacecraft, roughly the size of a loaf of bread, was launched into orbit…

Prince George is surprise guest at Will & Kate’s regatta, puts on correct cruising cap

Maria Puente, USA TODAY Published 12:07 p.m. ET Aug. 8, 2019 | Updated 3:04 p.m. ET Aug. 8, 2019CLOSE Prince George started day school at Thomas’s Battersea looking as cute as ever. USA TODAYJust call Prince George of Cambridge the “sailor prince.”The third-in-line to the throne turned up as a surprise guest – and in a…

ArduRover Boat Uses Tupperware To Drift

There’s nothing quite like the sight of a plastic box merrily sailing its way around a lake to symbolise how easy it is to get started in autonomous robotics. This isn’t a project we’re writing about because of technical excellence, but purely because watching an autonomous tupperware box navigate a lake by itself is surprisingly compelling…

LightSail teams declares success in solar sail experiment

This image was taken by a camera aboard the LightSail 2 satellite during the solar sail deployment sequence at 1849 GMT (2:49 p.m. EDT) on Tuesday, July 23. Credit: The Planetary SocietyThe gentle push of sunlight is slowly changing the orbit of the Planetary Society’s crowd-funded LightSail 2 satellite after it unfurled a thin solar…