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ESA opens calls for ISS lab upgrade

Added: 14 Oct 2019

The European Space Agency is looking for industry help to upgrade the Columbus laboratory aboard th…

Saturn surpasses Jupiter as 'moon king'

Added: 10 Oct 2019

Another 20 moons have been discovered orbiting Saturn, each around five kilometres, or three miles,…

Andromeda’s galaxy-gobbling past

Added: 4 Oct 2019

Our neighbouring galaxy Andromeda has engulfed several smaller galaxies, likely within the last few…

PM reintroduces graduate visa

Added: 18 Sep 2019

A new work visa introduced by Boris Johnson’s government will allow international science students …

New record for largest neutron star

Added: 17 Sep 2019

Astronomers at the NANOGrav Physics Frontiers Center have observed the biggest neutron star ever re…

First evidence of water discovered on exoplanet

Added: 12 Sep 2019

For the first time, water vapour has been detected in the atmosphere a planet outside our solar sys…

Black hole image wins $3M Breakthrough Prize

Added: 6 Sep 2019

The team behind the first ever image of a black hole has been awarded the 2020 Breakthrough Prize i…

Signals suggest black hole swallowed neutron star

Added: 19 Aug 2019

Gravitational wave detectors have registered evidence of a black hole swallowing a neutron star for…

NASA data suggests early Jupiter smash

Added: 16 Aug 2019

Gravitational readings from NASA’s Juno spacecraft suggest Jupiter collided with a still-forming pl…

Wine compound could help Mars missions

Added: 19 Jul 2019

A NASA-funded study has determined that resveratrol, a compound found in grape skins, could be key …

Open University partners NASA for lunar instrument

Added: 15 Jul 2019

Open University scientists are working with NASA on a device that will detect water patterns for fu…

NASA to send rotorcraft to Titan

Added: 28 Jun 2019

NASA is planning to send a drone-like lander to the surface of Titan, Saturn’s largest moon.

Table salt on Jupiter’s moon

Added: 18 Jun 2019

The yellow substance on the surface of Jupiter’s moon, Europa, has been identified simply as sodium…

Supernova linked to human bipedalism

Added: 29 May 2019

A supernova that occurred 8 million years ago has been linked to humans walking on two legs.

Quark founder and Nobel Prize winner passes away

Added: 28 May 2019

US physicist Murray Gell-Mann, a leading figure in the creation of the Standard Model of particle p…

NASA detects likely marsquake

Evoluted New Media | Added: 24 Apr 2019

Seismic activity has been detected on a planet other than Earth for the first time.!--more--

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Titanic lakes filled with methane

Evoluted New Media | Added: 18 Apr 2019

Data from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has revealed that liquid lakes on Saturn’s largest moon are mor…

First black hole image revealed

Evoluted New Media | Added: 10 Apr 2019

The first direct visual evidence of a supermassive black hole has been unveiled.!--more--

The image,…

Twisted Milky Way

Evoluted New Media | Added: 18 Mar 2019

3D mapping of the Milky Way galaxy shows that it is not flat but warped and twisted in shape.

Saturnian day deduced from ring formations

Evoluted New Media | Added: 30 Jan 2019

Data from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has enabled a more accurate estimate of the length of a day on …