James Webb Space Telescope

INCREDIBLE Pictures Show How We Are Building Our Greatest Ever Telescope

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa, the European Space Agency, and the Canadian Space Agency are currently building the James Webb Space Telescope, the successor to Hubble and one ...

Cosmic Dawn: Nasa Pictures Seven Galaxies At The Dawn Of Time

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Tech

Astronomers have photographed what could be the most ancient galaxy ever spotted in the universe. The picture is said to capture the "cosmic dawn" ...

Many More Planets Could Harbour Life

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Tech

The consensus among scientists is that for a planet to be capable of harbouring life, it must have surface water and reside in the ”Goldilocks zone...

Heavens Above: First 'Camera' For Hubble Successor Delivered

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 18.06.2012 | UK

Nasa’s James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will be a giant leap forward for astronomers, allowing them to study the universe in its infancy. Now th...

Stargazing, Spaceflight and Satellites: the Future of the Space Industry

Nicola Guttridge | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK Tech
Nicola Guttridge

Space is one of the only scientific topics that has successfully managed to bridge the gap between science and society. It offers the chance to explore not only our past by searching for extra-terrestrial life, but also the possibility to explore the future, and our capabilities to inhabit other solar system bodies and develop interstellar flight.