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Tim Peake blames spreadsheet error for wrongly phoning grandmother from space - Telegraph.co.uk;

Tim Peake blames spreadsheet error for wrongly phoning grandmother from space - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukTim Peake blames spreadsheet error for wrongly phoning grandmother from spaceTelegraph.co.ukBritish astronaut Tim Peake blamed a spreadsheet error for wrongly phoning grandmother Betty Barker from the International Space Station. Major Peake said Microsoft Excel had rounded up a number in his list, forcing him to accidentally dial a different ...and more »

Astronaut dials the wrong number from space - CNET;

Astronaut dials the wrong number from space - CNET

CNETAstronaut dials the wrong number from spaceCNETWe've all gotten calls from people who have misdialed, drunk-dialed or butt-dialed, but not many of us can say we've accidentally gotten a call from an astronaut trying to make contact from the International Space Station. British European Space Agency ...and more »

British Astronaut Tim Peake to Run London Marathon in Space - Space.com;

British Astronaut Tim Peake to Run London Marathon in Space - Space.com

Space.comBritish Astronaut Tim Peake to Run London Marathon in SpaceSpace.comOne astronaut is about to bravely go where no man has gone before: for a 26-mile (42 kilometer) run aboard the International Space Station. Tim Peake, a British astronaut with the European Space Agency, announced plans to run the London Marathon while ...and more »

Astronaut dials wrong number from space station: Guess who picked up - TechnoBuffalo;

Astronaut dials wrong number from space station: Guess who picked up - TechnoBuffalo

TechnoBuffaloAstronaut dials wrong number from space station: Guess who picked upTechnoBuffaloBritish astronaut Tim Peake was trying to place a phone call from the International Space Station to, presumably, either a family member or his employer. Peake accidentally dialed the wrong phone number, putting him in touch with 79-year old Betty ...and more »

Space junk or UFOs? NASA camera records odd objects during Soyuz's docking with ISS - Catch News;

Space junk or UFOs? NASA camera records odd objects during Soyuz's docking with ISS - Catch News

Catch NewsSpace junk or UFOs? NASA camera records odd objects during Soyuz's docking with ISSCatch NewsAlien and UFO enthusiasts across the world are excited about a NASA video which captured the docking between Soyuz spacecraft and the International Space Station on 15 December. The video titled 'UFOs seen everywhere during Soyuz docking on NASA ...and more »

Small Talk: Our space industry is much more than a bit player on the world stage - The Independent;

Small Talk: Our space industry is much more than a bit player on the world stage - The Independent

The IndependentSmall Talk: Our space industry is much more than a bit player on the world stageThe IndependentThe industry is worth more than £11bn to the economy and employs 130,000. Those figures could double. David Prosser · @davidprosserind; Monday 28 December 2015 22:00 GMT. Click to follow. The Independent Online. 44-tim-peake-epa.jpg Tim Peake's ...and more »

​ISS Astronauts Send Endearingly Awkward New Year's Greetings - Motherboard;

​ISS Astronauts Send Endearingly Awkward New Year's Greetings - Motherboard

Motherboard​ISS Astronauts Send Endearingly Awkward New Year's GreetingsMotherboardAstronauts are supposed to be really cool. After all, they're the badass, fearless individuals all five-year-olds aspire to be. But this New Year's video greeting card sent to Earth by some of the crew of the International Space Station proves that ...and more »

Receiver of astronaut's wrong-number call thought it was a sloshed partygoer - Digital Trends;

Receiver of astronaut's wrong-number call thought it was a sloshed partygoer - Digital Trends

Digital TrendsReceiver of astronaut's wrong-number call thought it was a sloshed partygoerDigital TrendsOn Christmas Eve, astronaut Tim Peake made a phone call from the International Space Station (ISS). It's thought he was planning to wish his family a merry Christmas, so when someone answered, he said jokingly, “Hello, is this planet Earth?” Trouble ...and more »

Astronaut Tim Peake's concern for UK floods - BBC News;

Astronaut Tim Peake's concern for UK floods - BBC News

BBC NewsAstronaut Tim Peake's concern for UK floodsBBC NewsBritish astronaut Tim Peake has expressed his concern from the International Space Station for those affected by floods in his home country. The former Army pilot took a picture of the UK as he passed overhead, posting it on his Twitter account. Mr ...and more »

Tim Peake, Britain's first official astronaut, is on board the worldwide - Mercury Daily (blog);

Tim Peake, Britain's first official astronaut, is on board the worldwide - Mercury Daily (blog)

Mercury Daily (blog)Tim Peake, Britain's first official astronaut, is on board the worldwideMercury Daily (blog)The rocket carrying the Russian Soyuz TMA-19M spaceship lifted off at 5:03 p.m. local time (1103 GMT) to start its six-hour journey, and successfully reached its designated orbit about nine minutes later. Aboard are Russian Yuri Malenchenko, Timothy ...and more »

Astronaut Tim Peake Dials Wrong Number From Space Station - Counsel & Heal;

Astronaut Tim Peake Dials Wrong Number From Space Station - Counsel & Heal

Counsel & HealAstronaut Tim Peake Dials Wrong Number From Space StationCounsel & HealHe didn't make such a huge mistake, looks like. Tim Peake made a small error on Christmas Day. He just dialled a wrong number, according to HNGN. However, it was from space---aboard the International Space Station (ISS, according to The New York ...and more »

'I thought Tim Peake was a prankster looking for nightclub called Planet Earth': OAP who received wrong call from ... - Scottish Daily Record;

'I thought Tim Peake was a prankster looking for nightclub called Planet Earth': OAP who received wrong call from ... - Scottish Daily Record

Scottish Daily Record'I thought Tim Peake was a prankster looking for nightclub called Planet Earth': OAP who received wrong call from ...Scottish Daily RecordBETTY Barker thought teenagers were playing a prank when a voice on other end of the line said: "Is that planet Earth?". Share; Comments. ByMartin Bagot. 10:12, 28 DEC 2015; Updated 10:13, 28 DEC 2015. News. Betty Barker, 79, received the 'prank call' ...and more »

Pensioner thought British astronaut Tim Peake 'had been out down the pub' after he phoned her by mistake from ISS - The Independent;

Pensioner thought British astronaut Tim Peake 'had been out down the pub' after he phoned her by mistake from ISS - The Independent

The IndependentPensioner thought British astronaut Tim Peake 'had been out down the pub' after he phoned her by mistake from ISSThe IndependentThe pensioner who Tim Peake accidently called from space said she thought the British astronaut “had been out down the pub”. Betty Barker, a 79-year-old retired teacher, told the Daily Mirror: “He said, "Hello, is that planet Earth?" So I said "no". “I ...and more »

Pensioner thought astronaut Tim Peake was a drinker who'd had one too many when he phoned her by mistake from ... - Daily Mail;

Pensioner thought astronaut Tim Peake was a drinker who'd had one too many when he phoned her by mistake from ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailPensioner thought astronaut Tim Peake was a drinker who'd had one too many when he phoned her by mistake from ...Daily MailThe pensioner who was accidentally called from space when British astronaut Tim Peake dialled the wrong number has told how she thought he was a festive drinker who'd had one too many. Major Peake apologised to Betty Barker, 79, after phoning in error ...and more »

'I thought astronaut Tim Peake was boozed up reveller when he wrong number called me from SPACE' - Mirror.co.uk;

'I thought astronaut Tim Peake was boozed up reveller when he wrong number called me from SPACE' - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk'I thought astronaut Tim Peake was boozed up reveller when he wrong number called me from SPACE'Mirror.co.ukA pensioner who received a 'prank call' from space by British astronaut Tim Peake has told how she thought he was a boozed up festive reveller. Pensioner Betty Barker, 79, took the wrong number call from Britain's first ever official astronaut at 11pm ...and more »

Watch British astronaut Tim Peake blast off to International Space Station - Mercury Daily (blog);

Watch British astronaut Tim Peake blast off to International Space Station - Mercury Daily (blog)

Mercury Daily (blog)Watch British astronaut Tim Peake blast off to International Space StationMercury Daily (blog)Mr Peake is part of a three-man team with NASA's Tim Kopra and commander Yuri Malenchenko, and the trio were in a Soyuz spacecraft as it lifted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 11.03am. Three astronauts have just boarded the ...and more »

'Hello, is this planet Earth?': Astronaut apologizes after accidentally calling wrong number from space - New York Daily News;

'Hello, is this planet Earth?': Astronaut apologizes after accidentally calling wrong number from space - New York Daily News

New York Daily News'Hello, is this planet Earth?': Astronaut apologizes after accidentally calling wrong number from spaceNew York Daily NewsA British astronaut has apologized after accidentally calling the wrong number from on board the International Space Station. Tim Peake, a member of the European Space Agency, mistakenly dialed senior citizen Betty Barker as he tried to call his family ...and more »

Glimpse at the International Space Station tonight - New Straits Times Online;

Glimpse at the International Space Station tonight - New Straits Times Online

New Straits Times OnlineGlimpse at the International Space Station tonightNew Straits Times Online(File pix) Expedition 46 Flight Engineer Tim Kopra performs a spacewalk outside the International Space Station in this December 21, 2015 NASA handout photo. The International Space Station (ISS) will be visible to Malaysians for about six minutes tonight.and more »

YOU can fly a Soyuz like Tim Peake, with T3's helpful guide - T3;

YOU can fly a Soyuz like Tim Peake, with T3's helpful guide - T3

T3YOU can fly a Soyuz like Tim Peake, with T3's helpful guideT3British astronaut Tim Peake is currently orbiting the Earth in the ISS while we all tuck into our roast turkeys. He got there on an old-school Russian Soyuz rocket. Ever wondered what all the knobs and buttons on the steampunk spacecraft's control ...and more »