The UK government has thrown its weight behind a search for planets that could support life.
We were told it would be the biggest and brightest moon this year, and indeed it was. Here are the best images from February’s super snow moon.
It will be the biggest and brightest full moon this year, so make sure you don’t miss it!
There’s a supermoon coming in February 2019. This is what you can expect.
Harvard Professor Avi Loeb has staunchly defended his assertion that the Oumuamua phenomenon could be part of an alien spacecraft.
A spectacular cosmic ballet played out over our night skies on Sunday. Here’s the best of what you missed from the Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse.
Check out the live stream of the super wolf blood moon courtesy of the Slooh observatory.
What is a blood moon? What is a lunar eclipse? Why is a blood moon red? We’re glad you asked.
The weather is looking good for those keen on catching part of the lunar eclipse on January 21.
The early hours of next Monday morning will be the last chance to see a total lunar eclipse until 2022.
Scientists have detected a repeating fast radio burst from deep space.
Join us for the live web stream of the slooh observatory coverage of the Geminid meteor shower from 1 am on 14 December.
The Southern African Large Telescope (SALT) and Gaia recently identified a runaway star moving forward in time and subsequently going into the past, back to the supernova remnant.
South Africa joins the intergalactic hunt for alien life forms thanks to the Karoo’s MeerKAT telescope.
There won’t be an eclipse like this for another 100 years. But cloud cover could ruin the spectacle for some of us…
Not able to see the lunar eclipse? Catch the wonderous spectacle here.
A red moon and a red planet on the same night. Make sure you don’t miss out on this.
You can still make the most of cloudy conditions.
This is the perfect guide on all you need to know about the three types of lunar eclipses if you’re going to be viewing this celestial event in your city on 27 July.
Name a better thing you can do this weekend. We’ll wait…
It’s going to be stunning.