Massive Comet To Have 'Near Miss' With Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Tech

A mountain-sized comet is expected to pass by Mars in an astronomical 'near miss' that'll see the huge object fly by the planet at a distance of just ...

This Is Not Sci-Fi, This Is Real

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Tech

The European Space Agency craft Rosetta is preparing in the very near future to land a probe on a comet, in what would be a staggering first for astro...

This Is The Closest We've Ever Been To A Comet

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Tech

A European spacecraft is due to rendezvous with an icy comet tomorrow after an epic 10-year journey across the Solar System. Launched in March 2004...

WATCH: Nasa FINALLY Explains What Happened To Comet Ison

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has finally explained what happened to Comet ISON, the so-called 'Comet of the Century' which disappeared above the surface of the Sun. After ...

Nasa: Comet ISON Is Dead

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Tech

He is dead then. Nasa has announced that Comet Ison - once called the 'Comet of the Century' - was largely destroyed after grazing the surface of t...

Did ISON Survive?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.12.2013 | UK Tech

It's not looking good folks. Hope is fading that Comet ISON survived it's fiery encounter with Sun last Thursday. Initially Nasa had suggested a...

ISON Lives!

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Tech

Ison lives. Comet Ison, once called the potential 'comet of the century', initially disappointed astronomers on Thursday after it appeared to fizzl...

Nasa Has Filmed Comet ISON

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has released a new video of Comet ISON, the so-called 'comet of the century' which could be set for a spectacular light show later this week. ...

Comet Of The Century's Tail Is 16 Million Kilometres Long

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Comet ISON is getting closer and closer to the surface of the Sun - and as it gets there it's getting brighter and brighter from our perspective here ...

Is This The 'Iconic' Picture Of 'Comet Of The Century'?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Comet Ison - predicted to be the 'Comet of the Century' - is currently hurtling towards the Sun, ready for a spectacular light show at the end of the ...

PICS: Comet ISON Now Visible To The Naked Eye

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Comet ISON, the 'comet of the century', has suddenly ignited and is now visible to the naked eye. Astronomers have confirmed that the potentially s...

'Comet Of The Century' Is Probably Disintegrating Instead

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A comet which astronomers had hoped might be the 'comet of the century' appears to be disintegrating instead according to a new report. Ignacio Fer...

The Portas Review Is Missing a Fundamental Element

Dharmendra Patel | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK
Dharmendra Patel

This week the government questioned Mary Portas on the progress of the review and how it's helped to revive the high street, so far. Consequently, the review hasn't been successful and MPs have claimed it was a "waste of time" and a "failure". In response, Mary Portas has stated the government is to blame due to their lack of input. What's clear is a lot of blame has been bandied about, but what's not so clear is how the high street can be saved, and if there's still hope for it.

'20,000 Shops Could Go Bust'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK

Thousands of independent shops are in danger of closing in the next few years, while a review led by TV star Mary Portas to revive the high street ser...

Comet Makes Death Plunge Into The Sun

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa and the European Space Agency have captured an amazing video of the moment a comet began a spectacular death plunge into the Sun. The nameless...

First Detailed Glimpse Of Comet 'Brighter Than Full Moon'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Tech

A comet that could be as bright as the full Moon when it passes Earth this November has been pictured in detail for the first time. Comet ISON was ...

Nasa Plans To Lasso Asteroid

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa is planning to lasso an asteroid and park it near the moon to study as part of a a new ambitious mission, the White House has confirmed. It mi...

PICS: Earth Pictured From 100 Million Miles Away

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 01.06.2013 | UK Tech

A Nasa spacecraft has captured an incredible image of the Earth from more than 100 million miles away. Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory B (...

Did a Comet, Asteroid or a Giant Volcano Kill Off the Dinosaurs?

Professor Dougal Jerram | Posted 25.05.2013 | UK Tech
Professor Dougal Jerram

The latest in an array of possible causes of the 'Death of the Dinosaurs', is the possibility that it was a comet that was responsible for the dinosaurs demise.

Pictures Of The Day: 22nd March 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

WATCH: The Moment A Solar Storm Appeared To Blast Into A Comet - And Earth

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.05.2013 | UK Tech

An incredible video shot from a space craft appears to show the moment that a massive ejection of particles from the sun flew directly into the path o...

IN PICTURES: Comet Makes Stunning Sight Above Northern Hemisphere

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK Tech

A rare comet visible with the naked eye made a spectacular sight over the northern hemisphere this weekend. The Comet Pan-STARRS passed just 26 mil...

Airline Sells Tickets To View Comet's Dramatic Light Show From The Air

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Tech

A German travel agency will run flights into the night sky to provide dramatic views of a comet about to pass over the Northern Hemisphere. The com...

'Billion Megaton' Comet Could Hit Mars' Surface

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.05.2013 | UK Tech

Mars could be hit by a comet with the power of a billion megatons in 2014, astronomers have said. The comet C/2013 A1 was discovered earlier this y...

Charlie Thomas

Did Private Equity Money Contribute To The Failure Of High Street Favourites? | Charlie Thomas | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK

The high street is in a crisis. Already this year, 15,000 jobs in the retail sector have been axed, or are under threat. In January, 2,000 jobs we...