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29/07/2021 - 14:28
Mission accomplished, the two taikonauts – China’s astronauts – clambered back into their home for the next three months: Beijing’s new...
29/12/2020 - 18:35
What is happening and how rare is it? On the 21 December solstice, the planets will look like one brilliant star as Jupiter’s and Saturn...
24/12/2020 - 13:20
The narrow beam of radio waves was picked up during 30 hours of observations by the Parkes telescope in Australia in April and May last...
15/11/2019 - 15:24
The prototype consists of a compact, low-mass, molded-glass solar concentrator, which is bonded with a monolithic integration of transfer-...
15/08/2019 - 19:26
“This unique configuration will help us answer some of the big questions in astrophysics,” said ULTRASAT principle investigator Prof. Eli...
19/04/2019 - 13:06
To be fair, you would still be crushed. The exact fate of matter sucked into a black hole has long been the subject of debate, but the...
12/11/2018 - 12:24
Despite surface temperatures and pressures that would melt metal and crush heavy machinery, conditions are far more clement—hospitable,...
14/03/2018 - 12:24
Stephen William Hawking was born in Oxford on 8 January 1942. His father, a research biologist, had moved with his mother from London to...
13/03/2018 - 13:18
Visitors are taught about the connection between astronomy and Judaism, rabbinical figures who studied lunar activity and the various...
13/12/2016 - 12:35
So, if aliens out there were trying to find us, what would they be looking for, exactly? How could they tell if there was life on Earth?...
20/11/2016 - 14:00
On board the Soyuz rocket with her are Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitsky and French newcomer Thomas Pesquet. They are expected to arrive at...
02/10/2016 - 12:28
Time in Classical and Quantum Mechanics In classical physics, time is absolute and invariable. All clocks tick at the same rate and...

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