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Jupiter's Great Red Spot Is Actually Heating The Entire Planet

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 28.07.2016 | UK Tech

For years, scientists have struggled to explain why the temperatures of Jupiter’s upper atmosphere are comparable to those found at Earth. They sho...

Juno Shares Its First Stunning Image Of Jupiter

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.07.2016 | UK Tech

NASA has shared a composite of some of the first images taken by the Juno spacecraft currently in orbit around Jupiter. The colour view image was take...

Three Lego Figures Are Currently In Orbit Around Jupiter, Here's Why

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK Tech

It was a remarkable discovery that would redefine our understanding of space forever. On a crisp night in January 1610, Galileo Galilei spotted four b...

10 Astonishing Facts About Jupiter

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK Tech

NASA‘s Juno spacecraft has successfully entered orbit around the gas giant Jupiter. After five years and 1.7 billion miles the tennis court-sized pr...

An Astronomer Has Spotted A 'Strange Light' Near Jupiter

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK Tech

An astronomer has spotted a "strange light" near Jupiter while filming a time-lapse of the planets. Experts have suggested it could be an asteroid or ...

Hoorah, We're One Step Closer To Finding Life On Jupiter's Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Tech

We're one step closer to finding life on Jupiter's moon Europa as NASA announced the project's move into a new phase of its development. The moon i...

Is There A Better Space Image Than This?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Tech

When Voyager first started passing through the solar system in 1977 on its now 36 year (maybe) interstellar journey, no-one could have imagined the im...

Ever Heard The Wind On Jupiter?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Tech

In the vastness of space nobody can hear you scream, unless of course you're a gas giant and you have winds of up to 360km/h. It turns out that spa...

Jupiter Looks Sheepishly Adorable In New Hubble Pick

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Tech

Jupiter isn't the friendliest of planets, what its mega-gravity, choking death storms, huge size and big red spot blazing away like the eye of Sauron....

Jupiter's 'Red Spot' Is Shrinking And No One Is Sure Why

The Huffington Post UKL | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK Tech

Jupiter's most famous distinguishing feature - other than just generally being a ridiculously huge gas giant is its Great Red Spot. This strange, s...

Nasa Maps Largest Moon In The Solar System

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has produced a remarkable map of the largest moon in the Solar System. Ganymede, Jupiter's titanic moon and the largest in our local space nei...

LOOK: Earth As Seen By Satellite Going 87,000 mph

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Tech

It may be the fastest man-made object ever in the history of... well, man, but that didn't stop Nasa's Juno satellite from taking a snap of Earth as i...

News Punch: Raining Diamonds - Branson's Island

Marc Paterson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Marc Paterson

If the divide between rich and poor needed to be brought sharply into focus any more than it already is, then Richard Branson feeling hard done by about receiving criticism over his Virgin Island home maybe, possibly being a tax haven - which it isn't, because he told everyone so - sharpens that focus like a magnifying lens on an ant who's fallen on hard times.

Nasa's Juno Satellite Becomes Fastest Man-Made Object Ever

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's Juno spacecraft has become the fastest man-made object in history - despite mysteriously partly shutting down. The Jupiter-bound satellite w...

Ancient Earth May Have Looked Just Like Jupiter's Moon Io

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Tech

Our planet might have once looked a lot like another world in our Solar System appears today - but no, it isn't Mars. Scientists now say that Jupit...

Massive Volcanic Eruption Spotted On Jupiter's Moon Io

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.10.2013 | UK Tech

A massive volcanic eruption has been seen on Jupiter's moon Io that could have covered more than 30 square kilometres of its surface. Io is one of ...

Nasa's Juno Spacecraft Is Halfway To Jupiter...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's Juno spacecraft is halfway to Jupiter - but is headed back towards Earth. The Jovian-system-bound satellite will slingshot around our planet...

This Picture Of Jupiter Is Actually A CAKE

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK Tech

The Hubble Space Telescope has produced some pretty amazing pictures of Jupiter in its time. So has the Galileo Space Craft, and a bunch of other prob...

Tiny Submarine May Search For Life In The Ocean's Of Europa

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Tech

In The Guardian's remarkable last interview with sci-fi legend Iain Banks, the Culture author briefly listed the things he wished he'd be able to live...

Could There Be Life On Europa?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Tech

An essential ingredient for life has been identified in abundant quantities on Jupiter's moon, Europa. Hydrogen peroxide is used by life forms as f...

GIF: Watch A Volcano Erupt On Jupiter's Moon Io

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Tech

Jupiter's moon Io is the most volcanically active world in the Solar System - but its volcanoes are in the wrong place. That's the conclusion of Na...

GIF: Watch A Volcano Erupt On Jupiter's Moon Io

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Tech

Jupiter's moon Io is the most volcanically active world in the Solar System - but its volcanoes are in the wrong place. That's the conclusion of Na...

Alien World Is 'Seven Times Bigger Than Jupiter'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Tech

An alien world seven times the size of Jupiter has been found in a distant star system. Astronomers detected clouds of carbon monoxide and water va...

Titan's 'Nile' Is A 250 Mile River Of Methane

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK Tech

A 400km river of methane discovered on Saturn's moon Titan has been dubbed a "miniature extraterrestrial version of the Nile river". The strange ri...

Boldly Go Where No Orchestra Has Gone Before

James Murphy | Posted 11.09.2012 | Home
James Murphy

As you walk through the museum's trove of wonders, above the models of rockets and mooncraft you hear orchestral music. It lures you upstairs to a free exhibit called Universe of Sound. Here you can experience classical music like never before.