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Russia 'plans to stop asteroid' Dec 31, 2009
NASA's WISE space telescope jettisons its cover Dec 30, 2009
Will a neutralino steal Higgs's thunder? Dec 28, 2009
Cassini spacecraft to monitor north pole on Titan Dec 25, 2009
Keck Telescopes gaze into young star's 'life zone' Dec 24, 2009
Microbes survive 30,000 years inside a salt crystal Dec 23, 2009
Life in the inner galaxy would be bombarded by comets Dec 22, 2009
Enceladus plume is half ice Dec 21, 2009
Glint of sunlight confirms liquid in northern lake district of Titan Dec 21, 2009
Avatar moons may become a science fact Dec 20, 2009
'Boat' could explore Saturn moon Dec 20, 2009
'Fried Egg' may be impact crater Dec 19, 2009
Has dark matter finally been detected? Dec 18, 2009
'Coldest place' found on the Moon Dec 17, 2009
Best ever atlas of 'iron planet' Dec 17, 2009
Baby black holes implicated in universe's mightiest rays Dec 16, 2009
'Super-Earths' orbit nearby stars Dec 16, 2009
Higgs in space: Orbiting telescope could beat the LHC Dec 14, 2009
NASA sky survey probe blasts off Dec 14, 2009
UK's VISTA telescope takes stunning images of space Dec 12, 2009
Reddish dust and ice migration darken Iapetus Dec 11, 2009
More details of Saturn's strange polar hexagon Dec 10, 2009
Methane findings boost for life on Mars hopes Dec 9, 2009
Dinosaur-killing impact set Earth to broil, not burn Dec 8, 2009
Roll-out for Richard Branson's spaceliner Dec 7, 2009
Watery niche may foster life on Mars Dec 7, 2009
Physicists race to publish first results from LHC Dec 6, 2009
Large moon of Uranus may explain odd tilt Dec 5, 2009
Cool find in hunt for exoplanets Dec 4, 2009
Death of rare giant star sheds light on cosmic past Dec 3, 2009
Both of NASA's Mars orbiters are down for the count Dec 2, 2009
Scientists explain puzzling lake asymmetry on Titan Dec 1, 2009
Large Hadron Collider sets world energy record Nov 30, 2009
Early Snowball Earth may have melted to a mudball Nov 29, 2009
Herschel telescope 'fingerprints' colossal star Nov 28, 2009
Energetic gamma rays spotted from 'microquasar' Nov 27, 2009
Watching a cannibal galaxy dine Nov 26, 2009
Milky Way's building blocks still sparkle in the sky Nov 26, 2009
Numerous "tramp" stars adrift in intergalactic space could await discovery Nov 25, 2009
Birthplace of cosmic guitar pinpointed Nov 24, 2009
Spitzer Telescope observes baby brown dwarfs Nov 24, 2009
Cassini spacecraft sends pictures of Saturn's moon Nov 23, 2009
Icy moon's lakes brim with hearty soup for life Nov 23, 2009
Large Hadron Collider progress delights researchers Nov 23, 2009
Dark galaxy crashing into the Milky Way Nov 22, 2009
Large Hadron Collider restarts after 14 months Nov 21, 2009
Water found in lunar impact likely came from comets Nov 20, 2009
Ripples in space divide classical and quantum worlds Nov 19, 2009
How to explore Mars and have fun Nov 19, 2009
LHC nears restart after repairs Nov 18, 2009
ALMA antennas collect first data Nov 18, 2009
Keeping the young Earth cosy Nov 17, 2009
Mystery 'dark flow' extends towards edge of universe Nov 16, 2009
Blast off for Atlantis shuttle Nov 16, 2009
Lunar impact tosses up water and stranger stuff Nov 14, 2009
'Large amounts' of water on Moon Nov 13, 2009
Rosetta makes final home call Nov 13, 2009
Lithium clue for planet-hunters Nov 12, 2009
Propelled by light: the promise and perils of solar sailing Nov 12, 2009
Backward star ain't from around here Nov 11, 2009
Will probe's upcoming fly-by unlock exotic physics? Nov 11, 2009
Colliding white dwarfs may mimic type Ia supernovae Nov 10, 2009
Extraterrestrial rafting: Hunting off-world sea life Nov 9, 2009
NASA and ESA sign Mars agreement Nov 9, 2009
'Space elevator' wins $900,000 NASA prize Nov 9, 2009
Was life founded on cyanide from space crashes? Nov 7, 2009
Mars rover plans its escape Nov 6, 2009
Spitzer observes a chaotic planetary system Nov 5, 2009
MESSENGER spies iron on Mercury Nov 4, 2009
Dark-matter test faces obstacles Nov 4, 2009
Cassini makes deepest dive yet into Saturn moon's jets Nov 3, 2009
European water mission lifts off Nov 2, 2009
Rocket booster damaged on return Nov 1, 2009
Voices of long-dead stars haunt the galaxy Oct 30, 2009
Stellar blast is record-breaker Oct 29, 2009
Universe's quantum 'speed bumps' no obstacle for light Oct 29, 2009
Multiplying universes: How many is the multiverse? Oct 29, 2009
Robot armada might scale new worlds Oct 29, 2009
NASA launches rocket successfully Oct 28, 2009
The dust devils of Mars Oct 28, 2009
Monster supernovae may explain galaxy's mystery haze Oct 28, 2009
Asteroid blast reveals holes in Earth's defences Oct 27, 2009
Particle beams injected into LHC Oct 27, 2009
'Shuttle replacement' set to fly Oct 26, 2009
Meet Peristera, the 'female pigeon' exoplanet Oct 26, 2009
Probe uncovers Mercury's youthful secret Oct 24, 2009
Last visit home for ESA's comet chaser Oct 24, 2009
Panel supports commercial space Oct 23, 2009
JKCS041: Galaxy cluster smashes distance record Oct 23, 2009
Found: first 'skylight' on the Moon Oct 23, 2009
Laser microscope aims to uncover alien life Oct 23, 2009
Astronomers find organic molecules around second gas giant Oct 22, 2009
Bright light hints at a dark center to the Galaxy Oct 21, 2009
Roll-out for NASA's test rocket Oct 20, 2009
Scientists announce planet bounty Oct 19, 2009
To spot an alien, follow the pollution trail Oct 19, 2009
Elusive lunar plume caught on camera after all Oct 18, 2009
Researchers create portable black hole Oct 17, 2009
LHC gets colder than deep space Oct 16, 2009
Was Moon-smashing mission doomed from the start? Oct 16, 2009
Glimpses of Solar System's edge Oct 15, 2009
'Magnetic electricity' discovered Oct 15, 2009
What shook up Saturn's rings in 1984? Oct 15, 2009
Fusion delays sow concern Oct 14, 2009
The collider, the particle and a theory about fate Oct 13, 2009
Asteroid isn't just a dry heap of rubble Oct 13, 2009
DARPA tries to tap elusive Casmir effect for breakthrough technology Oct 12, 2009
Pallas is 'Peter Pan' space rock Oct 11, 2009
NASA puzzles over 'invisible' moon impact Oct 10, 2009
US spacecraft crash into the Moon Oct 9, 2009
NASA refines asteroid Apophis' path toward Earth Oct 8, 2009
Russia plots return to Venus Oct 8, 2009
Largest ring in solar system found around Saturn Oct 7, 2009
Rocket company tests world's most powerful ion engine Oct 6, 2009
Life span of the universe downgraded Oct 5, 2009
Herschel scans hidden Milky Way Oct 3, 2009
Mercury flyby successful Oct 2, 2009
Galaxy study hints at cracks in dark matter theories Oct 1, 2009
Space radiation hits record high Sep 30, 2009
Mercury looms large as probe closes in for final flyby Sep 30, 2009
Target crater changed for Moon crash Sep 29, 2009
Rocket racers lose their 'launch pad' Sep 29, 2009
LHC gets warning system upgrade Sep 28, 2009
No home in the galactic outer suburbs Sep 27, 2009
NASA spacecraft sees ice on Mars exposed by meteor impacts Sep 25, 2009
How far could you travel in a spaceship? Sep 24, 2009
Spitzer spots clump of swirling planetary material Sep 24, 2009
Satellite to begin gravity quest Sep 24, 2009
Widespread water may cling to Moon's surface Sep 24, 2009
Found: 62 meteor showers new to science Sep 23, 2009
Cassini reveals new ring quirks, shadows during Saturn equinox Sep 22, 2009
Artificial cloud created at the edge of space Sep 21, 2009
Wind, not water, may explain Red Planet's hue Sep 20, 2009
Moon is coldest place in the solar system Sep 19, 2009
Station grabs Japanese freighter Sep 18, 2009
Planck telescope's first glimpses Sep 17, 2009
First rocky planet found outside solar system Sep 17, 2009
Ear to the Universe starts listening Sep 17, 2009
Too much radiation for astronauts to make it to Mars Sep 16, 2009
Could we create quantum creatures in the lab? Sep 16, 2009
Lightning storm on Saturn is longest in solar system Sep 16, 2009
Jupiter had brief encounter with icy companion Sep 15, 2009
Crunch time for Russia Mars probe Sep 14, 2009
Target crater revealed for LCROSS lunar south pole impacts Sep 14, 2009
US space shuttle returns to Earth Sep 12, 2009
Physicists propose 'Schrödinger's virus' experiment Sep 11, 2009
Mighty Mouse takes off – thanks to magnets Sep 11, 2009
Japan's space freighter in orbit Sep 10, 2009
Upgraded Hubble telescope spies cosmic 'dragon' Sep 10, 2009
Black holes are the ultimate particle smashers Sep 9, 2009
Underfunding shackles NASA vision Sep 9, 2009
Egyptian temples followed heavenly plans Sep 8, 2009
Earth-sized planets are just right for life Sep 7, 2009
Astronauts make final spacewalk Sep 6, 2009
XMM-Newton uncovers a celestial Rosetta stone Sep 5, 2009
'Overwhelming' evidence for monopoles Sep 4, 2009
Galaxy's 'cannibalism' revealed Sep 3, 2009
Spaceship passes critical review Sep 2, 2009
British plan to tackle asteroids Sep 1, 2009
California fire threatens historic observatory Aug 31, 2009
Tevatron tightens up the race for the Higgs Aug 31, 2009
India loses Moon satellite links Aug 30, 2009
Why future astronauts may be sent to 'gravity holes' Aug 29, 2009
Space shuttle lifts off for ISS Aug 29, 2009
Balmy water once bathed Mars rock claimed to host life Aug 29, 2009
Single molecule's stunning image Aug 28, 2009
Sunspots stir oceans Aug 28, 2009
Test for NASA's new rocket motor Aug 27, 2009
Space probes fly in tandem to search for lunar water Aug 26, 2009
Flashback to Triton Aug 26, 2009
Shuttle to deliver 'hot and cold' Aug 25, 2009
Landing sites on Europa identified Aug 25, 2009
Stopwatch found for Solar System Aug 24, 2009
Upwards lightning caught on film Aug 24, 2009
Mega black hole twice as big as we thought Aug 23, 2009
Saturn moon's mirror-smooth lake 'good for skipping rocks' Aug 21, 2009
A step closer to 'synthetic life' Aug 21, 2009
Gravity wave detectors home in on their quarry Aug 20, 2009
Galaxies demand a stellar recount Aug 20, 2009
SETI telescope array produces first science results Aug 19, 2009
First amino acid on a comet found Aug 18, 2009
Black hole parasites explain cosmic flashes Aug 18, 2009
NASA assembles Ares test rocket Aug 17, 2009
Meteorite found on Mars yields clues about planet's past Aug 17, 2009
US probe captures Saturn equinox Aug 16, 2009
Houston, we have a cashflow problem Aug 14, 2009
Second backwards planet found, a day after the first Aug 14, 2009
Milky Way may have a huge hidden neighbor Aug 14, 2009
Space telescopes find trigger-happy star formation Aug 14, 2009
New planet displays exotic orbit Aug 13, 2009
Earth could be blindsided by asteroids, panel warns Aug 12, 2009
Rovers rev up for Google's moonshot jackpot Aug 12, 2009
Planet smash-up sends vaporized rock, hot lava flying Aug 11, 2009
Equinox to reveal Saturn secrets Aug 11, 2009
Perseid shower to produce 'shooting stars' Aug 10, 2009
Fast-spinning black holes might reveal all Aug 9, 2009
Giant moon Titan resembles Earth Aug 8, 2009
Triple asteroid system triples observers' interest Aug 8, 2009
Kepler spacecraft sees its first exoplanets Aug 7, 2009
Large Hadron Collider to restart at half its designed energy Aug 7, 2009
Martian methane mystery deepens Aug 6, 2009
Crazy quilt' of moves may free stuck Mars rover Aug 5, 2009
Five snacks that are shaped like the universe Aug 4, 2009
Possible meteorite imaged by Opportunity rover Aug 3, 2009
Comets 'not cause of extinctions' Aug 3, 2009
Experts puzzled by spot on Venus Aug 2, 2009
Space shuttle touches down safely Aug 1, 2009
NASA panel may propose 'deep space' crewed missions Jul 31, 2009
UK spaceplane aiming to go to a new level Jul 31, 2009
Sharpest views of Betelgeuse reveal how supergiants lose mass Jul 30, 2009
Mysterious bright spot found on Venus Jul 30, 2009
NASA to provide web updates on objects approaching Earth Jul 30, 2009
Galaxies going green Jul 29, 2009
Comets, not asteroids, to blame for moon's scarred face Jul 28, 2009
Saturnian moon shows evidence of ammonia Jul 28, 2009
Transparent metal hints at nature of planets' cores Jul 27, 2009
Europe's Mars rover slips to 2018 Jul 26, 2009
Hubble pictures Jupiter's 'scar' Jul 25, 2009
Giant 'soap bubble' found floating in space Jul 24, 2009
Ion engine could one day power 39-day trips to Mars Jul 23, 2009
Space cone to acquire expert data Jul 23, 2009
Asia watches long solar eclipse Jul 22, 2009
LHC suffers more leaks, and delays Jul 22, 2009
Space probe to sport 'transforming' hardware Jul 22, 2009
Jupiter sports new 'bruise' from impact Jul 21, 2009
Why raindrops come in many sizes Jul 21, 2009
String theory hints at explanation for superconductivity Jul 21, 2009
Clingy Martian dust guilty as charged Jul 20, 2009
2010: A new space odyssey beckons Jul 19, 2009
Spy probe images Apollo landing sites Jul 18, 2009
Pluto's kin may have invaded asteroid belt Jul 17, 2009
Space shuttle finally blasts off Jul 16, 2009
Probe hints at past Venus ocean Jul 15, 2009
SpaceX launches first commercial satellite to orbit Jul 15, 2009
Martian 'egg cups' could trace past climate Jul 14, 2009
Endeavour launch postponed again Jul 13, 2009
Herschel shows breadth of vision Jul 11, 2009
Universe's first stars may have been twins Jul 10, 2009
Ancient supernova is oldest and most distant found Jul 9, 2009
Exoplanet pairs may be masquerading as singles Jul 8, 2009
Interplanetary internet gets permanent home in space Jul 7, 2009
NASA's Fermi telescope probes dozens of pulsars Jul 6, 2009
Cosmic 'whips' may have left their mark Jul 5, 2009
Coolest spacecraft ever in orbit around L2 Jul 4, 2009
NASA Phoenix results point to Martian climate cycles Jul 3, 2009
Moon probe returns first images Jul 3, 2009
Ariane lofts biggest 'space bird' Jul 2, 2009
X-rays are smoking gun for middle-weight black holes Jul 1, 2009
Light goes out on solar mission Jul 1, 2009
In search of NASA's next rocket Jun 30, 2009
Joint Mars plan on talks agenda Jun 30, 2009
Sun leaves Earth wide open to cosmic rays Jun 29, 2009
Milky Way's super-efficient particle accelerators caught in the act Jun 28, 2009
Solar X-rays may create DNA building blocks on Titan Jun 27, 2009
Space shuttle exhaust hints comet caused Tunguska blast Jun 26, 2009
Gluttonous black holes power ancient cosmic 'blobs' Jun 25, 2009
'Misty caverns' on Enceladus moon Jun 25, 2009
Huge stellar nursery found in dusty corner of our galaxy Jun 24, 2009
NASA scientists bring light to Moon's permanently dark craters Jun 23, 2009
Europe to study freighter upgrade Jun 22, 2009
Work starts on New Mexico spaceport Jun 21, 2009
Herschel gives glimpse of power Jun 20, 2009
Doubts grow about NASA moon return Jun 19, 2009
Lift off for NASA's lunar probes Jun 18, 2009
Solar system's most volcanic body to go dormant Jun 18, 2009
High-speed 'wedge' for re-entry Jun 17, 2009
Physicists create 'black hole for sound' Jun 17, 2009
Magic carpets hide objects in plain sight Jun 16, 2009
'Resurrection bug' revived after 120,000 years Jun 15, 2009
Herschel telescope 'opens eyes' Jun 15, 2009
NASA cancels space shuttle launch Jun 13, 2009
Baby stars finally found in jumbled Galactic Center Jun 12, 2009
Japanese probe crashes into Moon Jun 12, 2009
Solar system's planets could spin out of control Jun 11, 2009
First extragalactic exoplanet may have been found Jun 11, 2009
Periodic table gets a new element Jun 11, 2009
Giant black holes just got bigger Jun 10, 2009
Betelgeuse: The incredible shrinking star? Jun 10, 2009
Astronomers solve mystery of 'dark' cosmic bursts Jun 9, 2009
Mars missions get in line Jun 8, 2009
Cassini finds Titan's clouds hang on to summer Jun 7, 2009
Free-floating black hole may solve space 'firefly' mystery Jun 6, 2009
Rusty space rocks could signal Mars water Jun 5, 2009
Armstrong's 'poetic' slip on Moon Jun 4, 2009
Space rocks turned tide for Earth Jun 3, 2009
Space headache a real phenomenon Jun 2, 2009
Dark-energy particle spotted? Jun 1, 2009
SpaceShipTwo's rocket motor test-fired for first time May 30, 2009
Freeze-thaw cycle may explain Saturn moon's odd activity May 30, 2009
Crew doubles aboard space station May 30, 2009
Rare radio supernova is nearest supernova in five years May 30, 2009
Planet-hunting method succeeds at last May 29, 2009
Yin-yang planet has phases like the moon May 28, 2009
Giant galaxy Messier 87 finally sized up May 28, 2009
EPOXI Team develops new method to find alien oceans May 27, 2009
Space rock yields carbon bounty May 26, 2009
Asteroid bombardment may have boosted early Earth life May 26, 2009
Mars robots may have destroyed evidence of life May 25, 2009
Space shuttle lands in California May 24, 2009
Former astronaut nominated as next NASA chief May 24, 2009
Man-made star to unlock cosmic secrets May 23, 2009
New light shed on pulsar puzzle May 22, 2009
Chilly brine could have harbored life on Mars May 21, 2009
Space shuttle releases upgraded Hubble May 20, 2009
Stealth storm erupts from the Sun May 20, 2009
Fifth spacewalk energises Hubble May 19, 2009
Flat universe may be the new flat Earth May 19, 2009
Brute force helps Hubble renewal May 18, 2009
Hubble's new spectrograph fitted May 17, 2009
Telescopes poised to spot air-breathing aliens May 17, 2009
Hubble spacewalk hits gyro glitch May 16, 2009
Spacewalkers outfit Hubble with a new eye May 15, 2009
How to catch a black hole before it eats the world May 15, 2009
Lift-off for European telescopes May 14, 2009
Molecule of life emerges from laboratory slime May 14, 2009
Let the planet hunt begin May 14, 2009
Shuttle reaches Hubble telescope May 13, 2009
Soft ground puts Spirit in danger despite gain in daily energy May 13, 2009
Obama reviews post-shuttle plans May 12, 2009
Shuttle blasts off to fix Hubble May 11, 2009
Star Trek beams to top of chart May 11, 2009
Peering into Hubble's future May 9, 2009
Solar cycle will be weakest since 1928, forecasters say May 9, 2009
Nuclear fuel for spacecraft set to run out in 2018 May 8, 2009
Orange stars are just right for life May 7, 2009
NASA's Spitzer Telescope warms up to new career May 7, 2009
Could flowers bloom on icy moon Europa? May 6, 2009
How satellites could 'sail' home May 5, 2009
Rogue black holes may roam the Milky Way May 4, 2009
Dark matter 'highway' funnels gas into galactic pileup May 4, 2009
Nearby asteroid found orbiting sun backwards May 3, 2009
Mysterious spokes found in crater on Mercury May 1, 2009
Missing link in the evolution of galaxy disks May 1, 2009
NASA may abandon plans for moon base Apr 30, 2009
Russia mulls rocket power 'first' Apr 30, 2009
Vanishing matter points to black hole in Milky Way Apr 29, 2009
Sun-like star's 'oddball' planet Apr 29, 2009
Missing planets suggest stars 'eat' their young Apr 29, 2009
Telescopes flight given 'go' date Apr 29, 2009
Most distant object in the universe spotted Apr 28, 2009
World first for strange molecule Apr 26, 2009
NASA gears up for its last mission to Hubble Apr 24, 2009
Giant space tornadoes create Earth's auroras Apr 24, 2009
'Space blob' baffles astronomers Apr 23, 2009
Where next for NASA? Apr 23, 2009
Complex molecules seen in space Apr 23, 2009
Black hole spews water vapor Apr 22, 2009
'Sigmoids' on the sun could help predict space storms Apr 22, 2009
Lightest exoplanet yet discovered Apr 21, 2009
'Quiet Sun' baffling astronomers Apr 21, 2009
High-speed jets stream from baby stars in Orion Apr 21, 2009
Rocky clues from dirty dead stars Apr 20, 2009
Switch-on success for superscope Apr 20, 2009
NASA may need extra $30b to stay on schedule to moon Apr 20, 2009
Why we shouldn't hide our problems from ET Apr 18, 2009
Space sail could bring used rockets back to Earth Apr 18, 2009
Kepler captures first views of planet-hunting territory Apr 17, 2009
Polar 'bugs' may explain how life survived snowball Earth Apr 17, 2009
Asteroids won't raise killer waves – but mind the splash Apr 17, 2009
Shedding light on exoplanet hunt Apr 16, 2009
Black hole jet brightens mysteriously Apr 16, 2009
Star crust is 10 billion times stronger than steel Apr 15, 2009
Thieving dwarves cause supernovae Apr 14, 2009
Solar 'double vision' aids space weather warnings Apr 13, 2009
When life as we know it became possible on Earth Apr 12, 2009
Do aliens share our genetic code? Apr 10, 2009
Science's most powerful computer tackles first questions Apr 9, 2009
Universe lit by dust-swaddled galaxies Apr 9, 2009
A young pulsar shows its hand Apr 8, 2009
Cool stars have different mix of life-forming chemicals Apr 8, 2009
Tiny rock excites astrochemists Apr 8, 2009
Overweight galaxies force-fed by dark matter tendrils Apr 7, 2009
Gravity satellite feels the force Apr 7, 2009
Russia to unveil spaceship plans Apr 6, 2009
Dissecting a stellar explosion Apr 4, 2009
New cosmic map reveals colossal structures Apr 4, 2009
Titan's squashed shape hints at soggy interior Apr 3, 2009
What would it look like to fall into a black hole? Apr 2, 2009
Signals could be from dark matter Apr 1, 2009
Russian-European crew starts 'Mars mission' Apr 1, 2009
Giant laser experiment powers up Mar 31, 2009
Subsurface ice on Mars exposed by recent impacts Mar 31, 2009
Methane-producing mineral discovered on Mars Mar 30, 2009
Discovery returns to Earth Mar 29, 2009
Giant ice flows bolster case for volcanoes on Titan Mar 28, 2009
Space shuttle ready to head home Mar 28, 2009
Erratic black hole regulates itself Mar 27, 2009
Slower spin 'made moon's bulge' Mar 27, 2009
Home computers to search for tangoing pulsars Mar 26, 2009
How to save the world from an asteroid impact Mar 26, 2009
Tracked asteroid debris collected Mar 26, 2009
Briny pools 'may exist on Mars' Mar 25, 2009
Life-friendly worlds may snap, crackle and pop Mar 25, 2009
UK ships super-telescope's 'ears' Mar 25, 2009
Massive young star explodes 'before its time' Mar 24, 2009
Cold fusion debate heats up again Mar 24, 2009
Is life bubbling up in Mars mud? Mar 23, 2009
A black hole in Medusa's hair Mar 23, 2009
Space station unfurls solar wings Mar 21, 2009
Finding twin Earths: Harder than we thought! Mar 20, 2009
Mars Express zeros in on erosion features Mar 20, 2009
NASA may send fleet of spacecraft to Venus Mar 19, 2009
Faster-than-light 'tachyons' might be impossible after all Mar 18, 2009
Hearts of galaxies close in for cosmic train wreck Mar 18, 2009
Gravity satellite heads skyward Mar 17, 2009
Watery asteroids may explain why life is 'left-handed' Mar 17, 2009
Space station may move to dodge debris Mar 16, 2009
Russia to approve new Moon rocket Mar 16, 2009
Concept of 'hypercosmic God' wins Templeton Prize Mar 16, 2009
Higgs boson not a heavyweight, study suggest Mar 16, 2009
Shuttle launched after delay Mar 16, 2009
Antique maps, latest streaming satellite images now viewable with Mars in Google Earth Mar 15, 2009
Moon hides scars of a violent past Mar 14, 2009
Galactic dust bunnies found to contain carbon after all Mar 13, 2009
Junk alert for space station crew Mar 12, 2009
Martian moon Deimos in high resolution Mar 11, 2009
Life could have survived Earth's early pounding Mar 10, 2009
Space station to be fitted with final set of solar arrays Mar 10, 2009
Did Phoenix find liquid water on Mars? Mar 9, 2009
Cannibalistic Jupiter ate its early moons Mar 8, 2009
Kepler mission rockets to space in search of other Earths Mar 7, 2009
Telescope 'cousins' meet at last Mar 6, 2009
Stars forced to relocate near the Southern Fish Mar 5, 2009
Dancing black hole twins spotted Mar 4, 2009
Newfound moon may be source of outer Saturn ring Mar 4, 2009
Tunguska-sized space rock buzzes Earth Mar 3, 2009
Mars had 'recent' running water Mar 2, 2009
Dawn finishes Mars phase Mar 2, 2009
Mega-laser to probe secrets of exoplanets Mar 1, 2009
Obama backs Moon return in NASA budget Feb 27, 2009
Asteroid belt may bear scars of planets' migration Feb 26, 2009
Stargazers hope for glimpse of green comet Feb 25, 2009
Watching Venus glow in the dark Feb 25, 2009
Failure hits NASA's 'CO2 hunter' Feb 24, 2009
Milky Way still reeling from ancient smash Feb 23, 2009
Quark star may hold secret to early universe Feb 22, 2009
Unraveling the mystery of super-Earths Feb 22, 2009
High-energy portrait of approaching comet released Feb 21, 2009
Galaxy hunt draws massive traffic Feb 21, 2009
Found: Pieces of space rock once seen heading for Earth Feb 20, 2009
Fermi Telescope sees most extreme gamma-ray blast yet Feb 20, 2009
Natural antifreeze may keep Mars running with water Feb 19, 2009
Europa trumps Titan in bid for outer planet mission Feb 19, 2009
Skylon spaceplane gets cash boost Feb 19, 2009
First liquid water may have been spotted on Mars Feb 18, 2009
Kaputnik chaos could kill Hubble Feb 18, 2009
Race for 'God particle' heats up Feb 17, 2009
Alien life 'may exist among us' Feb 16, 2009
Mystery fireball captured on film Feb 16, 2009
Galaxy has 'billions of Earths' Feb 15, 2009
James Webb Space Telescope's 'spine' now being built Feb 14, 2009
The Moon reveals its weirder side Feb 13, 2009
Satellite collision creates copious space junk Feb 12, 2009
'Dark' comets may pose threat to Earth Feb 11, 2009
NASA's Swift, Fermi probe fireworks from a flaring gamma-ray star Feb 11, 2009
Hadron Collider relaunch delayed Feb 10, 2009
Asteroid bound for Earth! Warn your grandchildren Feb 9, 2009
'Silver sensation' seeks cold cosmos Feb 9, 2009
Test balloon breaks endurance record Feb 8, 2009
The world's top ten telescopes revealed Feb 7, 2009
Should Mars be treated like a wildlife preserve? Feb 6, 2009
Number of alien worlds quantified Feb 5, 2009
Powerful new technique to measure asteroids' sizes and shapes Feb 5, 2009
Giant star factory found in early galaxy Feb 5, 2009
Telescope sees smallest exoplanet Feb 4, 2009
Google Earth provides dizzying 3D views of Mars Feb 3, 2009
Black hole outflows From Centaurus A Feb 3, 2009
Major contract for Ariane rockets Feb 3, 2009
Black hole outflows from Centaurus A Feb 2, 2009
Is there a Planet X? Jan 31, 2009
Cassini finds hydrocarbon rains may fill Titan lakes Jan 30, 2009
Distant planet's roasting orbit Jan 29, 2009
Transit search finds super-Neptune Jan 28, 2009
Astronauts on International Space Station lose alarming amounts of hipbone strength Jan 27, 2009
Spinning black holes are ultimate cosmic batteries Jan 26, 2009
Frantic activity revealed in dusty stellar factories Jan 26, 2009
Atom takes a quantum leap Jan 24, 2009
Hubble snaps images of a nebula within a cluster Jan 23, 2009
Outer planets choice is narrowed Jan 22, 2009
Virgin unveils spaceship designs Jan 22, 2009
Do naked singularities break the rules of physics? Jan 22, 2009
Astronomers crack longstanding lunar mystery Jan 21, 2009
Were Mercury and Mars separated at birth? Jan 20, 2009
Smallest known planet may actually be Earth-mass Jan 19, 2009
NASA radar provides first look inside Moon's shadowed craters Jan 18, 2009
Did dark energy give us our cosmos? Jan 17, 2009
Dust around a primitive star sheds light on universe's origins Jan 16, 2009
New light on Mars methane mystery Jan 15, 2009
Glow of 'hot Jupiters' spotted from Earth for first time Jan 15, 2009
XMM-Newton measures speedy spin of rare celestial object Jan 15, 2009
Europe expects busy year in space Jan 15, 2009
Venus may have had continents and oceans Jan 14, 2009
How to spot moons far, far away Jan 13, 2009
Obama team to raise questions over Ares rocket Jan 13, 2009
Major solar storm could cause lasting damage Jan 12, 2009
SLIcing for aliens in the Arctic Jan 12, 2009
White dwarfs may hide a dark secret Jan 10, 2009
What has been moving rocks on Mars? Jan 9, 2009
UFO puzzle: it was the Guardian wot done it Jan 9, 2009
Mystery radio signal could be from universe's first stars Jan 9, 2009
Hubble finds clutch of new runaway stars Jan 8, 2009
Black holes 'preceded galaxies' Jan 7, 2009
Supernova's ghost caught expanding in new video Jan 7, 2009
Fermi Telescope unveils a dozen new pulsars Jan 7, 2009
Space 'firefly' resembles no known object Jan 7, 2009
Brown dwarfs don't hang out with stars Jan 7, 2009
Yellowstone quakes raise explosion fears Jan 7, 2009
Gamma-ray burst offers first peek at a young galaxy's star factory Jan 7, 2009
Galactic collision will happen sooner than scientists thought Jan 6, 2009
Dead stars tell story of planet birth Jan 6, 2009
Baby Jupiters must gain weight fast Jan 6, 2009
Hubble views galactic core in unprecedented new detail Jan 5, 2009
Getting into space by broomstick Jan 5, 2009
Desktop atom smashers could replace LHC Jan 5, 2009
Galaxies' collision history revealed Jan 5, 2009
Diamond clues to beasts' demise Jan 3, 2009
Mystery stone circles may point to water on Mars Jan 3, 2009