Science

Wolf Moon: January full moon significance explained The Moon rose in the northeast today shortly after 1pm, while the Sun was still high in the sky. But with the Sun already gone for the day, you can now...

T-Rex hatchlings ‘different’ to full-grown dinosaurs claims expert The Tyrannosaurus rex was among the largest predators ever to rule the Earth. But experts have now discovered surprisingly-cute...

TOI-178 system: Artist’s impression shows orbit of planets Closely clustered around star TOI-178, this unique six-planet system lies approximately 200 light years away from us. When was first observed,...

Dr Sam Parnia reveals what happens when we die Professor Stephen Hawking is widely regarded as not only one of Britain’s greatest minds but one of the greatest physicists period. Professor Hawking’s...

Israel: Archaeologists discover large hoard of gold coins Nearly one kilogram of pure gold has been uncovered by high school students volunteering at an archaeology dig outside of Tel Aviv, Israel, late...

Wolf Moon: January full moon significance explained January’s Full Moon is traditionally known as the Wolf Moon, although you may also know it as the Ice Moon, Old Moon and Moon after Yule. The unusual...

SpaceX Starship SN9 conducts static fire test in Boca Chica SpaceX will launch and land the present iteration of the Starship spacecraft more than a month after SN8 crashed on the launch pad at Boca Chica,...

SpaceX Starship SN9 conducts static fire test in Boca Chica SpaceX looks ready to launch and land the Starship Serial Number 9 (SN9) after wrapping up a static fire test on Friday, January 22. The latest...

Brian Cox says the sun will eventually make life ‘impossible’ The star at the centre of our Solar System has not changed dramatically for more than four billion years, but experts believe it...

SpaceX: Gwynne Shotwell discusses working with Elon Musk In a series of tweets, Mr Musk revealed plans to colonise the Red Planet by building a one-million-strong city by 2050. He said he hoped to produce...

Venus: Life could be discovered by spacecraft says scientist The extraordinary possibility of living organisms swimming through the dense Venusian atmosphere has been enhanced after scientists detected...

Life after death: Scientist reveals evidence to ‘prove’ afterlife Whether there is anything after death is a question which has plagued humanity for eternity. While scientists are no closer...

Black holes: Brian Cox explains science behind collapsed stars According to new simulations ran by a team of Japanese scientists, thousands of ‘blanets’ could exist in the ‘safe zone’...

Christianity ‘turned to archaeology to promote bible’ says expert More than 200 ancient coins have been returned to the Paestum museum in Naples after they were stolen from a nearby archaeological...

Solar storm could cause ‘catastrophic damage’ to UK A solar flare from our host star has released a barrage of particles which are expected to hit Earth. The solar winds are currently making...

Asteroid: Expert explains how ‘Earth defence simulations’ work A space rock designated the title 468727 (2010 JE87) is currently on its way through the solar system. The monster space rock...