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Starwatch: Venus catches the eye in the head of the Bull

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Venus is back in our sky before the sun rises, and will rise earlier as July progresses Venus has returned to the sky. Following its passage between Earth and the sun on 3...
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NASA photo: Space agency's Hubble Telescope captures TWO asteroid trails

NASA photo: Space agency's Hubble Telescope captures TWO asteroid trails

12 hours ago   |   Daily Express

NASA's iconic Hubble Space Telescope has inadvertently photographed two asteroids in the Milky Way.
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Photos: Falcon 9 rocket launches from Florida with GPS navigation satellite

Photos: Falcon 9 rocket launches from Florida with GPS navigation satellite

1 day ago   |   Spaceflight Now

The first launch by SpaceX for the U.S. Space Force on June 30 carried the third in a new line of modernized GPS navigation satellites into orbit from Cape Canaveral. The...
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Mars crater key to human colonisation in space captured in never-before-seen video - WATCH

Mars crater key to human colonisation in space captured in never-before-seen video - WATCH

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

FOOTAGE of an icy Martian canyon - understood to be a likely source of water for future human colonists - has been unveiled in an incredible flyover video.
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UK challenges Elon Musk in space with £400million investment in rival satellite company

UK challenges Elon Musk in space with £400million investment in rival satellite company

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

BRITAIN has invested $500million as part of a bid to takeover satellite broadband operator OneWeb.
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A 12-Step Program for Decolonizing the University: Free Webinar

A 12-Step Program for Decolonizing the University: Free Webinar

2 days ago   |   Social Science Space

Long-standing calls to uproot structural racism across the world - including in academia - have gained impetus in the wake of George Floyd's murder. But what does decolonizing...
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Circles in space made of radio waves are like nothing we've ever seen

2 days ago   |   New Scientist

Astronomers have discovered four circles of radio waves in space, but have no explanation for their origin. We don't even know how big or far away they are
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Coronavirus work stoppage likely to delay launch of NASA X-ray astronomy mission

Coronavirus work stoppage likely to delay launch of NASA X-ray astronomy mission

2 days ago   |   Spaceflight Now

Artist's concept of the Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer. Credit: NASA A nearly three-month stoppage of on-site work due to concerns about the spread of the coronavirus at...
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Canada signs up to build Canadarm3 for Lunar Gateway

3 days ago   |   Electronics Weekly

Canada has formalised its involvement in the Lunar Gateway program by committing to build the space robotics system that is dubbed Canadarm3. Navdeep Bains - Canada's Minister...
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Space launch: China readies Tianwen-1 Mars rover for July lift off

Space launch: China readies Tianwen-1 Mars rover for July lift off

3 days ago   |   Daily Express

SPACE experts have revealed China's first Mars rover will launch on its mission to the Red Planet later this month.
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Eclipse time: What time will the lunar eclipse be visible?

Eclipse time: What time will the lunar eclipse be visible?

AN ECLIPSE of the Moon occurs this Sunday will be visible from the UK - so what time is the eclipse and when should you look for it? Read more ...

Translating research is vital for success in the new academic landscape

Translating research is vital for success in the new academic landscape

Science and business haven't always been the best bedfellows. But in a world of climate change, increasing levels of antibiotic resistance and a global pandemic, applying... Read more ...

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DARK season 3 arrived on Netflix recently and completed the densely woven German science fiction thriller. But one question viewers have about the series is: Who is Silja? Read more ...

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Yellowstone warning: More than a HUNDRED earthquakes strike volatile super-volcano site

YELLOWSTONE has been struck by over a hundred earthquakes in the last month alone, according to US officials monitoring the site of the volatile super volcano, amid growing... Read more ...

Glove translates sign language in real-time - '99 percent recognition rate'

Glove translates sign language in real-time - '99 percent recognition rate'

BIOENGINEERS have built a glove able to translate sign language to speech in real-time. Read more ...

NASA photo: Space agency's Hubble Telescope captures TWO asteroid trails

NASA photo: Space agency's Hubble Telescope captures TWO asteroid trails

NASA's iconic Hubble Space Telescope has inadvertently photographed two asteroids in the Milky Way. Read more ...

Re-framing my vision for 2020

Re-framing my vision for 2020

As expected, the year 2020 has presented the opportunity for attention-grabbing puns relating to vision. The term '20-20 vision' is used in ophthalmological circles to express... Read more ...

NHS chief says coronavirus vaccine could happen this year - but there is a catch

NHS chief says coronavirus vaccine could happen this year - but there is a catch

Science permitting a virus could be coming later this year, but the NHS will face some challenges delivering it whenever it comes, Sir Simon Stevens said Read more ...

Full Moon 2020: Full Moon dates in the UK for 2020

Full Moon 2020: Full Moon dates in the UK for 2020

A FULL MOON has marked Independence Day weekend. So when can UK stargazers expect to see the next Full Moon for 2020? Read more ...

Mia Plecic, 28, launches hair tool that raked in $10k in 12 hours during...

Mia Plecic, 28, launches hair tool that raked in $10k in 12 hours during lockdown

Mia Plecic, 28, dropped out of her sports science degree one year in. Now, the self-taught entrepreneur from Geelong banks $23,990 a week from sales of a hair tool she invented. Read more ...