Wednesday, 23 January, 2019
Miss the lunar eclipse overnight? Here it is in 60 seconds

Miss the lunar eclipse overnight? Here it is in 60 seconds

The eclipse lasted about three hours: during the first hour the full moon was gradually swallowed up...

Cassini data shows that Saturns rings formed when the dinosaurs roamed

Cassini may be gone, but scientists are still working through the data the spacecraft gathered over ...

Japan Sends Satellite Into Space to Deliver World's First Artificial Meteor Shower

The second launch took place in late 2016 while the third Epsilon launch vehicle lifted off in Janua...

"Super blood wolf moon" will light up the night sky Sunday

A full moon in January is also known as a "wolf moon", as Native American tribes said wolves would...

Scientists have described it as "worrying" that one in five of the world's plants for coffee, which ...

Your eyes are just fine to see the show. Unlike solar eclipses, the lunar varieties are safe to watc...

Only on reaching the moon the command to water the seed was given. It is also designed such that t...

On Sunday night, the air will be cold and the sky will be clear for most of the country as a total l...

CERN , based in Geneva, said the particle's discovery had "opened a new path for research" and cre...

It is the only vessel to have landed on the dark side of the moon . Once Chang'e-4 touched down ...

In a development that will likely have huge implications for the future of space travel, China's Ch...

To get around the challenge of communications, China put a satellite in lunar orbit to deliver sig...

Other countries are also interested in the red planet, with Nasa in the United States, the Europea...

The particulate matter in the city's air was reported to rise over 50 micrograms per cubic meter on ...

A rise of 4 meters (about 12 feet) would be enough to put many coastal towns and cities underwat...

Scientists are still researching whether to send Chinese astronauts, Wu said . The breakthrough i...

Watson, who discovered the double-helix structure of DNA with partner Francis Crick in the 1950s, ...

Researchers have now combined findings from multiple studies to show there has been a consistent w...

The signals have been named the " fast radio burst ". The latest round of results brings the total...

The original Yutu rover from the 2013 Chang'e-3 mission to the lunar near side also took a similar ...

The NSW Government is in talks with the Commonwealth about operating rules and water-sharing arrange...

Their life cycles are predictable enough for astronomers to use them as an eerily accurate basis for...

Rapid bursts themselves are not rare in space . Using a series of four semicircular dishes, the t...

Should you be tempted to fly down and see it in person, check out our guide to finding cheap flights...

All eyes will be on both companies in 2019 as they inch their way towards their goals, and SpaceX ju...

John Bercow was at the centre of furious Commons scenes before MPs voted in favour of the amendment ...

Knowing that there is another suggests that there could be more out there. The FRBs were detected ...

She pulled a scheduled parliamentary vote on the brokered withdrawal agreement last month, admitting...

The massive mosaic image of the Triangulum galaxy (M33) was released on January 7 and shows one ...

NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite ( TESS ) has found three confirmed exoplanets in its...

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