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The space agency is making the finishing touches on its ultimate goal, which will see the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft touchdown on asteroid Bennu, where it will grab some samples and return them to Earth. On...

Coronavirus has claimed the lives of more than 46,000 Brits and infected at least a further 308,000. The country is still in the midst of the epidemic, but Britons can’t resist getting out and enjoying...

NASA and SpaceX just completed their first astronaut mission together. SpaceX's Crew Dragon spaceship launched, docked to the space station, and returned to Earth according to plan. But the...

SpaceX just launched a new batch of Starlink internet-beaming satellites equipped with visors to block sun glare. The new visors should make the fleet of satellites less visible in the night sky. But...

Using our cars less and staying at home during lockdown will have hardly any long-term impact on climate change, scientists claim Researchers used mobile data to find the impact of lockdown on climate...

Asteroids are the small rocky bodies in the inner Solar System orbiting the Sun and their collisions – known as impact events – have played a significant role in shaping many planets. NASA...

Elon Musk’s internet service has taken another great stride after 57 more Starlink satellites were launched today. Mr Musk has said that Starlink needs to have about 800 satellites in orbit before...

Transgender people are up to six times more likely to be autistic than those whose gender identity corresponds with their birth sex, study shows UK scientists looked at autistic traits and gender identify...

Elon Musk’s SpaceX has sent a further 57 Starlink satellites into Earth’s orbit as the company ups the ante in its bid to provide internet services to every corner of the globe. There are now...

Apple says game streaming services like Microsoft xCloud and Google Stadia won’t work on iPhones because they violate its App Store guidelines Google Stadia launched in November 2019 and xCloud will...

The park plays host to the ominous Yellowstone volcano – a supervolcano that gets its name due to its capability to cause untold devastation in the event of an eruption. Located below the states...

Tragic image of a frigatebird chick dying of a viral infection in French Guiana is awarded first prize in international ecology photo competition The BMC Ecology journal runs a competition annually to...

Canada’s last fully intact Arctic ice shelf COLLAPSES losing more than 40 per cent of its mass in just two days Satellite images reveal the Milne Ice Shelf has collapsed into the Arctic Ocean   In...

While NBC News was interviewing the Navajo Tribe of Arizona, a bright dot can be seen travelling quickly through the sky. Eagle-eyed viewers spotted the bright light, and while most would assume it was...

Gilead, which makes the drug remdesivir, is currently charging the federal government $2,340 for each round of treatment.  A bipartisan coalition of state attorneys general wrote a letter asking...

DNA from an unknown ancient ancestor of humans that once bred with Denisovans still exists among people today, study reveals Researchers from the US developed a new tool to analyse ancient DNA Three per...