#Explore

Race to the bottom of the sea – the little known heroes of the 20th-century’s ‘inner space race’

5 months ago — Deep Dive

On January 23 1960, Jacques Piccard and Don Walsh climbed into an undersea craft called Trieste and dived nearly 11 kilometres to the deepest point in the ocean – the...

Nobel Prize in Physics – How was first exoplanet around a sun-like star discovered?

9 months ago — Quick Read

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded for “contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos”. Half the prize went to...

China’s lunar rover is making tracks

2 years ago — Quick Read

China has released new photos of its Yutu (Jade Rabbit) 2 lunar rover leaving track marks on the far side of the moon. Last week China landed its Chang'e 4...

Voyagers 40th anniversary: 40 images

3 years ago — Deep Dive

On August 20th, 1977, Voyager 2 was launched. Her sister spacecraft, Voyager 1, followed two weeks later. The goal of these two explorers was to shed light on the mysteries...