Astronomy

13 June 2017

It's difficult to look into the sun or visit this giant ball of fire, so how do we know that it rotates on its own...

13 June 2017

Once it's flung off into space, what actually happens to used spacecrafts?

13 June 2017

Jupiter is referred to as a gas giant, does this mean it is gas all the whole way through, and you could fly through it?

13 June 2017

Cosmology and symmetry go hand in hand. If there are black holes, are there such things as white holes as well?

07 March 2017

How does Jupiter's moon Io get the energy needed to heat it up?

07 March 2017

Why do new planets have such terrible names?

07 March 2017

Is the frozen water on the Moon, Mars or anywhere else in space drinkable?

07 March 2017

What will the Event Horizon Telescope see?

07 March 2017

What's so special about the size of the Earth that makes life more likely?

21 February 2017

Would a mirror lightyears away in space show us our planet's ancient history?

14 February 2017

If an asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs, but birds are dinosaurs, what the heck is going on?

24 October 2016

Why don't you get thrown backwards when you switch on your torch? Kerstin Göpfrich found out from Dr Anna Lombardi.