Wednesday, 20 March, 2019
Ring in the New Year With NASA's New Horizons

Ring in the New Year With NASA's New Horizons

An image of Thule, sent overnight and barely more detailed than previous images, deepens the myste...

Chinese spacecraft successfully lands on the back side of the moon

And even more exciting, it's the first of a number of notable astronomical events to arrive in 201...

NASA pioneer Nancy Grace Roman, the 'Mother of Hubble,' dead at 93

On top of being the first chief astronomer, she was the first woman executive at NASA . Nancy Gr...

Space probe Osiris-Rex makes closest ever orbit around smallest object

The Osiris-Rex spacecraft has gone into orbit around asteroid Bennu. "Entering orbit around Bennu ...

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One of the men said he bought the monkey for the equivalent of NZ$71. They were finally identified...

January 20 will mark the final time a lunar eclipse and a supermoon occur at the same time until May...

The Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) rule has been in place for years, and energy companies...

The Russian space agency's chief, Dmitri Rogozin stated in September, shortly after the event occurr...

Not only does Árni believe that Iceland will face an increase in global pressure to discontinue whal...

According to one of the astronauts aboard NASA's 1968 Apollo 8 mission, it would be "stupid" and "al...

Following on from its phenomenally successful flyby of Pluto , the spacecraft will perform its clos...

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The penumbral eclipse will begin at 11:44 pm IST on July 27, 2018, followed by a partial eclipse ...

That's more than three times closer than New Horizons came to Pluto when it zipped by the dwarf ...

The high-profile payload heading into medium Earth orbit, 10,900 nautical miles above the planet, wa...

Japan is withdrawing from the International Whaling Commission (IWC) and will resume commercial whal...

According to the state-run SAFAR, a thick blanket of smog engulfed the region on Tuesday morning as ...

A brilliant full moon rises at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida in 2017. In fact, the last so...

In this 2010 photo released by the Institute of Cetacean Research of Japan, anti-whaling group Sea S...

LEWIS: It wasn't just the crew of Apollo 8 that reflected during the flight. This was the second m...

The pictures come just weeks after NASA's InSight rover successfully landed on the surface of ...

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Today in the United Kingdom, the sun rose at 8.04am and will set at 3.53pm. The southern hemispher...

Many pointed out it wouldn't be a rocket because the scheduled launch of the Delta IV Heavy rocket i...

In our bodies, 2E1 transforms benzene into a concoction called phenol and chloroform into carbon dio...

International Space Station (ISS) crew member cosmonaut Sergey Prokopyev, of Russian Federation, to ...

Although Friday, December 21 is typically recognised as the winter solstice , but the exact date ca...

The rocket is carrying nine NASA-sponsored experiments into space, but won't go into orbit as New Sh...

They found that the amount of water flowing from the rings to the planet would fill two Olympic-size...

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