Visitors will be able to access images from the world's largest robotic scope
This spectacular celestial object is fast approaching
As the MoD finally closes the book on its 'X-files', we investigate faux UFOs.
Astronomers are puzzled when cosmic giant is observed expelling dust
Dave Jewitt and Jane Luu discuss this far-flung corner of our Solar System.
Across the country, a number of special events will commemorate the anniversary.
The latest exoplanet research from three top scientists in the field
The National Maritime Museum’s latest exhibition, Visions of the Universe, opens on Friday, showcasing around a hundred of the most spectacular images of the cosmos.
New Hubble images give scientists the means to recreate the Ring Nebula
The remote lab will now operate in complete darkness until August
The largest infrared space telescope ever launched runs out of vital coolant
This year's survey has unearthed some surprising results
UK-made cameras on NASA's STEREO spacecraft capture the spectacle
Researchers in New Zealand are championing a new planet hunting technique
There are just under three month's left to get you entries in to this year's competition
The space agency deploys a sub 800 metres below a vast Antarctic glacier
The observatory's largest facility is named after the great astronomer
The BBC’s veteran space reporter, who covered the Apollo programme, dies.
Help count the cost of light pollution