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Astronomy News

Fri Apr 25, 2014 4:17pm

New simulations reveal how 55 Cancri's impossible planets maintain stable orbits

Tue Apr 15, 2014 2:30pm
Thu Apr 03, 2014 7:00pm

A large, subsurface body of water could exist beneath the ice

Thu Mar 27, 2014 5:46pm

The object could point towards another distant planet

Tue Mar 25, 2014 3:51pm

A comparison of images has revealed a new gully on the planet’s southern highlands

Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:54pm

The first direct images of gravitational waves support the Universe's rapid expandion

Sun Mar 16, 2014 5:00pm

A beginners guide to  observing the International Space Station

Thu Mar 13, 2014 1:53pm

The International Space Station offers shelter in one of the most hostile environments possible: space.

Wed Mar 12, 2014 4:00pm

We talk to ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli about his time on the ISS.

Tue Mar 11, 2014 5:24pm

An new series of Cosmos, co-produced by Druyan, will be broadcast on 16 March

Wed Mar 05, 2014 6:24pm

Space rock 2014 DX110 will pass by closer than the Moon

Fri Feb 28, 2014 12:56pm
Thu Feb 27, 2014 1:36pm

The infrared scope peers through the dust to observe recent discovery in M82

Tue Feb 25, 2014 5:22pm

A new method could help to find water on planets all over our Galaxy

Wed Feb 19, 2014 4:26pm

NASA's X-ray telescope observes an extraordinary jet from a runaway pulsar

Fri Feb 14, 2014 3:17pm

After being pronounced dead, the Jade Rabbit rover might now be saved

Fri Feb 07, 2014 4:09pm

The space scope will survey one billion stars in our Galaxy

Wed Feb 05, 2014 4:08pm

Exoplanet Kepler-413b is very unstable on its spin axis

Mon Jan 27, 2014 6:34pm

The area has been awarded Gold-tier status by the IDA

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