The first color composite of Saturn taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft

Is Saturn about to give birth to a new moon called Peggy?

Briefing Wed 16 Apr, AT 15:41

'We have not seen anything like this before' say scientists, as they spot a bulge in planet's ring

Jam doughnut rock spotted on Mars leaves Nasa baffled

One-Minute Read Mon 20 Jan, AT 14:12

'We were absolutely startled,' admit scientists as Opportunity Rover captures image of new rock

Lauri Love: vicar's son held over 'massive' hacking spree

One-Minute Read Tue 29 Oct, AT 11:52

Experts say US will try to extradite 28-yr-old who is accused of stealing data from Nasa and US Army

Asteroid TV135 Q&A: will giant rock destroy Earth in 2032?

Briefing Fri 18 Oct, AT 15:31

Reports suggest planet will be devastated by strike, but experts say there are long odds on an apocalypse

Voyager 1 has finally left our solar system, claim scientists

One-Minute Read Mon 19 Aug, AT 13:59

Researchers claim probe in now travelling through interstellar space, but Nasa is not convinced

Nasa chronicles 'violent dance' on face of the sun - video

Video Wed 24 Apr, AT 15:23

Three years of images have been turned into a time-lapse film showing sun spots and flares

Mars Curiosity Rover artists impression

Life on Mars: could microbes have travelled to Earth?

First Reaction Wed 13 Mar, AT 15:25

Curiosity discovers more evidence of water and the possibility of life on the red planet


Giant asteroid set to give Earth a 'record-setting close shave'

One-Minute Read Mon 4 Feb, AT 14:17

Asteroid weighing 130,000 tonnes to pass planet on 15 February close enough to strike a satellite

Mayan apocalypse is just a myth says Nasa - video

Video Fri 14 Dec, AT 16:17

Don't worry – the world will NOT come to an end on 21 December, says US space agency