Astronomy

22 May 2018

What does the space race have to do with better contact lenses and safer eye surgeries? This week's Down to Earth...

17 April 2018

How the space race spawned the selfie…

10 April 2018

The first evidence of a black hole swarm at the centre of our galaxy...

06 March 2018

How life found a way on one of the world's driest deserts...

20 February 2018

Who will be The Naked Scientists' big brain of the week?

12 February 2018

Astronomers explore a planetary system very similar to our own.

12 February 2018

The most powerful rocket ever built takes to the skies.

23 January 2018

... The biggest and most advanced telescope dish ever made.

23 January 2018

What are the challenges ahead of launch for JWST? Are astronomers ready?

23 January 2018

Imagine folding up a a giant telescope, like origami, squashing it into a rocket and blasting it one million miles into...

09 January 2018

What's on the horizon for space commerce in 2018?

19 December 2017

We celebrate 50 years since the discovery that changed astronomy forever

18 December 2017

Aritsts have given voices to the junk floating around in space...

12 December 2017

Is there an equivalent to The Force based in reality?

12 December 2017

Are there any Star Wars-like planets out there in space?

12 December 2017

How NASA tidying up it's website led to cloud computing...

05 December 2017

We put our panel to the test with a quiz.

05 December 2017

Our panel of experts de-bunk some suspicious sounding science.

31 October 2017

Would you want your ashes scattered in space?

24 October 2017

How has landing space probes kept crisps fresh?

24 October 2017

Scientists have made a fifth gravitational wave detection, but this one is different...

10 October 2017

What won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Physics?