Scientists discover a growing fault line in the “neck” region of the duck-shaped comet.
Asgardia is calling for unrestricted research but history has given us many examples where this has resulted in unacceptable consequences.
A new study has significant implications for theories about the production of the simple molecules required for life – on Earth and beyond.
There is nothing more certain in life than death – a cheerful thought for a dismal February. Even though we are aware of that inevitability, we don’t expect death literally to strike out of an empty sky, which reportedly is what happened to Kamraj, a bus driver […]
With every successful launch that takes place, we can be more certain that spaceflight – at least unmanned spaceflight – is becoming more routine.
One of the declared goals of the Rosetta mission when it was approved in 1993 was to determine the composition of volatile compounds in the cometary nucleus. And now we have an answer.