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An incredible photo of a pulsing, dying red star has revealed strange 3D 'spirals' around its centre. The scientists at the
A unique high-tech instrument with 24 robotic, cryogenic arms has been built by a British team to peer back into the origins
Video streaming by Ustream The first private commercial delivery in space has been made at the International Space Station
Nasa has discovered a new black hole in our own galaxy. The Swift satellite made the find after a rare burst of X-rays from
The launch of the first private mission to resupply the International Space Station looked like it went off perfectly on
A private space capsule has launched on a mission to resupply the International Space Station for the first time. The SpaceX
A private space capsule has launched on a mission to resupply the International Space Station for the first time. The SpaceX
The Mars rover Curiosity is preparing to start digging into the soil of the Red Planet in a search for signs of life. Nasa's
Mars has a new mayor. (On Foursquare). The $2.5bn Curiosity rover took a break from hunting for life on the Red Planet's
What does the Earth sound like in space? Well, nothing. There's no air in space, so no sound. Right? Actually... no. There's