iol scitech jul 2Comet Sinkholes
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Rosetta finds sinkholes on comet's surface

The comet being studied by Rosetta spacecraft has massive sinkholes that are nearly wide enough to swallow the Great Pyramid of Giza.

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iol scitech dec 3 Stephen Hawking
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Hawking on why black holes aren't black

Professor Stephen Hawking will expand upon his theory of black holes when he delivers the 2015 BBC Reith Lecture.

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iol scitech jun 30 SpaceX Nelson
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Blast leaves SpaceX launch schedule in tatters

SpaceX has nearly 50 launches, worth more than $7-billion, on its schedule.

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Rosetta finds sinkholes on comet's surface
July 2 2015 at 08:55

The comet being studied by Rosetta spacecraft has massive sinkholes that are nearly wide enough to swallow the Great Pyramid of Giza.

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Hawking on why black holes aren't black
July 1 2015 at 07:28

Professor Stephen Hawking will expand upon his theory of black holes when he delivers the 2015 BBC Reith Lecture.

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A celestial collision of two planets
June 30 2015 at 08:43

A rare illusion will make Jupiter and Venus appear unusually close together in the sky.

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Blast leaves SpaceX launch schedule in tatters
June 30 2015 at 08:43

SpaceX has nearly 50 launches, worth more than $7-billion, on its schedule.

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Space probe to reveal Pluto's secrets
June 29 2015 at 13:11

On July 14, the space probe New Horizons will arrive at the Pluto system after a nine-year journey through space.

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SpaceX probe to ground rockets
June 29 2015 at 08:40

An investigation into Sunday's explosion, shortly after launch of one of the company's Falcon 9 rockets, will ground rockets for several months.

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SpaceX rocket explodes after liftoff
June 29 2015 at 04:21

An unmanned SpaceX rocket bound for the ISS exploded just two minutes after liftoff from Cape Canaveral. [VIDEO]

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Shooting stars on demand
June 26 2015 at 18:55

Fancy a meteor shower racing across the night sky to mark your birthday? Well that wish may soon come true...

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New quattro is out of this world
June 26 2015 at 14:13

Audi's latest autonomous vehicle will be operating way, way off-road - 380 000km from the nearest tarmac, in fact.

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Massive injection for OneWeb deal
June 26 2015 at 09:26

Privately owned OneWeb announced what it called the world's largest commercial rocket deal after raising $500-million.

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