Space & Earth

16 May 2017

Is maths our best bet to communicate with aliens?

14 March 2017

Find out about the waste of space: what is it, and how did it get there?

14 March 2017

How is space junk affecting our current ability to do work in space?

14 March 2017

What kinds of objects form space junk? Meet a pair of artists who have turned them into music.

14 February 2017

Top tips on how to get your very own space rock...

14 February 2017

Desert Fireball need your help to find meteorites and track their origins back to outer space.

14 February 2017

What have we found out so far from the Rosetta-Philae mission? And what does a comet smell like?

14 February 2017

What's the difference between a meteorite, an asteroid and a comet?

14 February 2017

Naked Scientist Connie Orbach won a meteorite and Graihagh Jackson made it her mission to find out more...

24 January 2017

A look back at Gene Cernan's achievements and hopes for space exploration.

05 January 2017

When the discovery of gravitational waves hit the headlines.

02 January 2017

What if we found life beyond the Earth?

02 January 2017

...and could it explain why we haven't found any evidence of life beyond Earth?

02 January 2017

To prove life once existed on Mars, we may need to send humans. But what's life like in microgravity?

29 December 2016

The science of how things spin and bounce...