Astronomers Discovered 12 New Moons Around Jupiter. Here’s How

Astronomers Discovered 12 New Moons Around Jupiter. Here’s How

Sometimes a search for one thing presents the chance to look for something else. If you're like me, that something else is usually something small: Rummaging in the couch cushions for the TV remote might prompt you to dig for spare change. Two birds, one stone,...
Nasa to launch Tess on hunt for 20,000 new worlds

Nasa to launch Tess on hunt for 20,000 new worlds

Telescope hitching ride on a SpaceX rocket designed to spot alien worlds If the vagaries of weather and rocket science do not intervene, the most ambitious search for alien worlds around the brightest stars in the sky will begin on Monday with the launch of Nasas...
Incredible! We Asked These Astronauts What Its Like To Be In Space

Incredible! We Asked These Astronauts What Its Like To Be In Space

What’s it like to float hundreds of miles above the Earth’s surface? We asked seven astronauts to tell us everything. Eugene Cernan “It’s so inspiring to see the entire globe shimmering below you and realize that this is where prog rock started.” Eileen Collins “I was...
Stephen Hawking, science’s brightest star, dies aged 76

Stephen Hawking, science’s brightest star, dies aged 76

The physicist and author of A Brief History of Time has died at his home in Cambridge. His children said: We will miss him for ever Tributes poured in on Wednesday to lamented on Twitter that Genius is so fine and rare, while was more succinct, calling Hawking a...