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Ticket to adventure – or madness?

The lure of space travel moves nearer to reality as volunteers for Mars One are shortlisted.

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REUTERS

Massive black hole stymies scientists

The discovery of a gravitational pit 12 billion times the size of the sun challenges all current theories and laws of physics.

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Reuters

Astronaut safe after water leak in helmet

An astronaut ended up with unwanted water in his helmet after breezing through a job outside the Space Station.

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Ticket to adventure – or madness?
February 27 2015 at 17:45

The lure of space travel moves nearer to reality as volunteers for Mars One are shortlisted.

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Massive black hole stymies scientists
February 27 2015 at 12:25

The discovery of a gravitational pit 12 billion times the size of the sun challenges all current theories and laws of physics.

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Astronaut safe after water leak in helmet
February 26 2015 at 11:53

An astronaut ended up with unwanted water in his helmet after breezing through a job outside the Space Station.

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NASA grapples with spacesuit problem
February 19 2015 at 11:17

NASA is rushing to resolve a spacesuit problem linked to a 2013 emergency when water flooded an astronaut's helmet.

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‘Dim star’ was extreme flyby
February 18 2015 at 16:40

Scientists say star that zoomed by our solar system 70 000 light years ago was closests ever.

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Beam cricket into space, says boffin
February 17 2015 at 12:43

A US scientist says what extra-terrestrials might want to know about is cricket and Cliff Richard.

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Moon travel just 20 years away
February 17 2015 at 11:45

Vivek Wadhwa looks at the teams that are working on space exploration - and plans his lunar holiday.

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Would you give it all up for Mars?
February 13 2015 at 17:31

Meet some of the volunteers who really want that one-way trip.

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Space weather satellite launched
February 12 2015 at 08:47

Cape Canaveral - A $340 million satellite that aims to alert people to potentially dangerous solar activity and geomagnetic storms blasted off toward deep space Wednesday atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.

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Giant find for space museum
February 11 2015 at 12:36

‘McDivitt’s purse’ contains priceless first moon landing momentoes.

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