Astronomy News

Mon Jun 16, 2014 9:59am

Building work on ESO's E-ELT, the world’s largest telescope, begins this week

Tue Jun 10, 2014 2:46pm

The observatory's new exoplanet imager shows promise

Fri Jun 06, 2014 3:07pm

We caught up on all the latest stargazing news at the Cheltenham Science Festival 

Wed Jun 04, 2014 5:23pm

A dissapointing solar maximum may just be a brief slump in the Sun’s normal cycle

Wed May 28, 2014 5:33pm

Items from late NASA astronaut Jack Swigert to be auctioned

Tue May 20, 2014 10:37am

Dudley Fuller was chairman of one of UK's oldest surviving telescope suppliers 

Mon May 19, 2014 5:10pm

Hubble images of Saturn’s aurora show striking similarities to the Earth’s

Fri May 16, 2014 11:09am

Chris Lintott, Maggie Aderin-Pocock and Pete Lawrence will be at this year's Cheltenham Science Festival

Fri May 09, 2014 4:08pm

Find could help narrow the search for extraterrestial life

Thu May 08, 2014 12:51pm

British scientist behind Beagle 2 project dies aged 70

Tue Apr 29, 2014 12:25pm

Liquid water could have flowed on the Red Planet just 200,000 years ago

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.

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