A new dwarf planet called Farout is the most distant we’ve ever seen

A new dwarf planet called Farout is the most distant we’ve ever seen

Revealed: the first ever picture of the sun's north pole

LIGO found four more pairs of black holes, including the biggest yet

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Breathing in moon dust could release toxins in astronauts' lungs

Breathing in moon dust could release toxins in astronauts' lungs

Virgin Galactic claims its first successful flight to edge of space

Virgin Galactic claims its first successful flight to edge of space

Earth may be made up of rocks blasted by gusts of solar wind

Earth may be made up of rocks blasted by gusts of solar wind

Asteroid 101955 Bennu

NASA spacecraft OSIRIS-REx set to start mission at asteroid Bennu

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14 great science and tech books to give as presents this Christmas

Space art could be so much more than a shiny satellite in the sky

Space art could be so much more than a shiny satellite in the sky

SPACE IN DEPTH

telescope

We don’t need stars to navigate space - black holes work way better

exoplanet

Weather forecasts from alien worlds are in - and it's wild out there

The Kepler spacecraft is dead but its planet-hunting legacy lives on

The Kepler spacecraft is dead but its planet-hunting legacy lives on

satellite

The first detailed look at how Elon Musk's space internet could work

Sean Penn and LisaGay Hamilton

Review of The First: A gripping and gritty tale of Mars exploration

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Row with Russia and SpaceX delays could leave NASA unable to reach ISS