Mars Curiosity Rover artists impression

Curiosity find: what has Nasa probe discovered on Mars?

Talking Point Wed 21 Nov, AT 16:06

Nasa says announcement 'for the history books' is coming... once they have checked the data

ESO/L. Calçada/P. Delorme/Nick Risinger/R. Saito/VVV Consortium

Rogue planet discovered: is the Mayan apocalypse coming?

First Post Wed 14 Nov, AT 16:05

Scientists observe orphan planet like Nibiru, but it's unlikely to destroy Earth next month

How can planet with four suns exist? Astronomers' latest puzzle

One-Minute Read Tue 16 Oct, AT 15:14

Amateur planet hunters find new world, PH1, the first of its kind ever seen

Felix Baumgartner freefall breaks speed of sound

One-Minute Read Mon 15 Oct, AT 08:41

Austrian daredevil pulls out of terrifying spin before plummeting to earth at mach 1.2

Scientist slams use of precious helium in party balloons

One-Minute Read Fri 21 Sep, AT 14:33

Diminishing helium supplies should be used for life-saving equipment not balloons, says professor

Black holes and 'hot-dogs' uncovered by Nasa telescope

One-Minute Read Thu 30 Aug, AT 14:17

'Wise' telescope sees through veil of space dust to discover hot galaxies and supermassive black holes

Mars rover takes colour picture of three-mile-high mountain

One-Minute Read Tue 28 Aug, AT 09:40

First high-resolution colour image shows geological feature that is the reverse of the Grand Canyon

Obama urged to give Neil Armstrong state funeral

First Post Mon 27 Aug, AT 12:56

First man on moon's death prompts US to mourn passing of age of heroism and exploration

Tributes for Neil Armstrong, as astronaut dies at age of 82

Talking Point Sun 26 Aug, AT 09:35

First man to walk on moon passed away after heart surgery complications say "heartbroken" family