Does space end?

This question was asked by Maisie, Mary, Thomas and Alisha from West Sussex, UK Space is big. It’s very big….

What happened to the Schiaparelli lander?

On Wednesday 19th October the world watched with bated breath as the European Space Agency’s Schiaparelli (pronounced skap-a-RELL-ee) lander left its…

What is Galaxy Zoo?

In some areas of scientific study, producing data isn’t a problem; it’s analysing it all that can be difficult. Astronomy…

What are gravitational waves?

In 1915 Albert Einstein predicted that when objects with an extremely dense mass collided with each other in space they…