A new multimillion-rand telescope in the Karoo will offer astronomers an unprecedented view of the stars.
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A mysterious "alien" signal, dubbed Wow, could finally be explained by a scientist investigating the source. In 1977 astronomer
A 'revolutionary' new picture has captured an early solar system in stunning detail showing 'baby' planets still forming
Scientists have blown the top off of a mountain in Chile. Don't worry though, it's all in the name of space exploration. The
Euclid is a space telescope planned for launch in 2020 by the European Space Agency, and will make a map of the distribution of billions of galaxies in the Universe. This will make it possible to map the history and evolution of the dark Universe, which is the name given to describe everything we do not understand about the Universe.
There hasn’t been a total solar eclipse in Queensland, Australia, for over 1,300 years – but that’s about to change. Between
The Australia Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP), the world's fastest telescope, was officially launched in the wilderness
The universe has been around for 14 billion years – but scientists have managed to squeeze its evolution into 78 seconds