Tokyo Paralympics 2020 day three: athletics begins, swimming, cycling and more – live! | Sport

[ad_1] 2.20am BST 02:20 Games record for Isis Holt in heats Women’s 100m: The T35 category is for athletes with coordination impairments, and Australia’s Isis Holt holds the world record with 13.43. She adds a Games record of 13.49 in winning her heat. Qualifying behind her are Isabelle Ferder (Germany) and Oxana Corso (Italy). From … Read more

Celebrate Jeff Bezos’ big day out to space with a $69 miniature dick rocket

Celebrate Jeff Bezos’ big day out to space with a $69 miniature dick rocket

[ad_1] Capitalism is all about fairly distributing wealth based on hard work and personal merit, which is why Jeff Bezos earns in 20 seconds what the median US worker makes in a year. He’s just that much better than you! Thankfully, Jeff’s also a super sweet guy who’s totally grounded and knows how to use … Read more

England v India: third Test, day two – live! | Sport

[ad_1] 11.28am BST 11:28 48th over: England 133-0 (Burns 60, Hameed 65) Shami bustles away, picks up a maiden, but doesn’t bother the outside edge. Kohli needs to do something fast. 11.26am BST 11:26 47th over: England 133-0 (Burns 60, Hameed 65) Another over from Ishant, another freebie on the pads for Burns. We need … Read more

Tokyo Paralympics 2020 day two: swimming, cycling, wheelchair basketball and more – live! | Sport

[ad_1] 2.26am BST 02:26 Men’s wheelchair basketball: Well, well, well. Team USA have come roaring back here against the Germans. The Americans have taken the lead (52-51) with two minutes left! Updated at 2.28am BST 2.21am BST 02:21 Cycling: They’ve kicked off at the Izu Velodrome in the women’s B 1000m time trial. This is … Read more

England v India: third Test, day one – live! | Sport

[ad_1] 10.57am BST 10:57 Anthem time. Not sure how we survived so many years of Test cricket without this bit. 10.55am BST 10:55 The players are out and here are our teams! England: 1 Rory Burns, 2 Haseeb Hameed, 3 Dawid Malan, 4 Joe Root (capt), 5 Jonny Bairstow, 6 Jos Buttler (wk), 7 Moeen … Read more

‘You can even do a wee on a shark’: readers’ best UK museums for kids | Day trips

[ad_1] Winning tip: An injection of knowledge, Leeds If you want children to become aware of not taking life for granted and help them to understand the contribution science, medicine and vaccinations can make to life in these times, the Thackray Museum of Medicine in Leeds is a must. Recently given a huge makeover, it … Read more

Tokyo 2020 Paralympics day one: swimming, cycling, wheelchair rugby and more – live! | Sport

[ad_1] 1.21am BST 01:21 What is on today? Plenty. Times are as per Tokyo, which is GMT+9. Add one more hour for Australia, minus 8 hours for the UK, scan from there for your timezone of choice. 9am – Swimming. Heats for freestyle ranging from 50m to 400m, the 100m butterfly and 100m breaststroke. The … Read more

‘Ride the giant boat wheel’: readers’ favourite bank holiday family days out | Day trips

[ad_1] Winning tip: Boating in the sky, Falkirk Easily reached from Edinburgh and Glasgow, the Falkirk Wheel and Kelpies on the Forth and Clyde canal make for a superb family day out. The Falkirk Wheel is a giant boat lift between different levels of the canal. You can actually ride the wheel on a boat … Read more