RRS Sir David Attenborough

That’s a relief! The UK’s new polar research ship is to be named “RRS Sir David Attenborough”, not “Boaty McBoatface” which was top of the public vote!.

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Duck Food

Everyone knows that bread is bad for ducks, but it appears that they really love kale. Lettuce, frozen peas or grapes cut in half are other foods which can be fed to ducks.

Spacewalk

Tim Peake is due to start his first spacewalk at 12:55 GMT tomorrow. It should last for six-and-a-half hours and during that time he is scheduled to replace a defunct voltage regulator.