Astronomy News

Fri May 16, 2014 10:09am

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

Fri May 09, 2014 3:08pm

Find could help narrow the search for extraterrestial life

Thu May 08, 2014 11:51am

British scientist behind Beagle 2 project dies aged 70

Tue Apr 29, 2014 11:25am

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

Fri Apr 25, 2014 3:17pm

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

Tue Apr 15, 2014 1:30pm
Thu Apr 03, 2014 6:00pm

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

Thu Mar 27, 2014 4:46pm

The object could point towards another distant planet

Tue Mar 25, 2014 2:51pm

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

Mon Mar 17, 2014 5:54pm

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

Sun Mar 16, 2014 4:00pm

A beginners guide to  observing the International Space Station

Thu Mar 13, 2014 12:53pm

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

Wed Mar 12, 2014 3:00pm

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

Tue Mar 11, 2014 4:24pm

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

Wed Mar 05, 2014 5:24pm

Space rock 2014 DX110 will pass by closer than the Moon

Fri Feb 28, 2014 11:56am
Thu Feb 27, 2014 12:36pm

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

Tue Feb 25, 2014 4:22pm

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

Wed Feb 19, 2014 3:26pm

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

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