Long may our exploration of the heavens continue.
Our terribly sensible attitude to space exploration is tested by exciting new discoveries.
Today, a man jumped off a balloon 36km up in the air, freefalling from space for almost four and a half minutes.
This is really all you need to see to understand that.
Being hit by space junk is rubbish.
Planetary Resources to Soviet meteor diamonds and beyond.
Let's focus on projects that would change the world substantively, not symbolically.
Don't put someone on Mars just for the sake of it. Build a space elevator and democratise the final frontier.
The Curiosity rover has been travelling for 10 months and made a safe touchdown this morning.
The Virgin entrepreneur and adventurer talks to David Miliband about tax avoidance, Bob Diamond, why Europe needs a joint army and why he’ll never back any one political party.
Asteroids strikes, radiation and Rio+20.
It’s a weird, witching sort of time, the solstice. On the longest day of the year, the sun (if you can remember what that is) reaches its highest point in the sky. The word comes from Latin: sol, meaning sun, and sistere, meaning “to come to a stop, stand still”.
On inaccessible universes and infinite planets.
Astrophysicist, American Museum of Natural History
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When I meet Deji Inumoh, he says he is in the middle of a driving lesson.