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Women in Space: revolutionising the past to pave way for the future

Women in Space: revolutionising the past to pave way for the future

Exploring some of the most important Women in Space from the past.
Not so sci-fi: Could humans harness cryonics?

Not so sci-fi: Could humans harness cryonics?

Chloe Tenn discusses the science behind cryonics that many have seen through scifi productions like Marvel and Star Wars
Ingenuity Helicopter takes to Mars skies

Ingenuity Helicopter takes to Mars skies

Mars helicopter takes first flight in a historic achievement for science and makind.
Hello, is it Earth you’re looking for?

Hello, is it Earth you’re looking for?

Is anyone out there? Emma Hattersley discusses the messages we’ve sent into space that may never be heard.
One small step for NASA, one giant leap for womankind

One small step for NASA, one giant leap for womankind

Artemis III: NASA’s new mission to put the first woman on the moon
How Jodrell Bank scooped the space race

How Jodrell Bank scooped the space race

Find out how the Jodrell Bank Observatory teamed up with the Daily Express to steal the first photos of the lunar surface
Black hole ejection behaviour observed by Jodrell Bank telescope array

Black hole ejection behaviour observed by Jodrell Bank telescope array

Material being ejected from a black hole at close to the speed of light has been observed by e-MERLIN
Review: A Little Space

Review: A Little Space

Kayleigh Crawford reviews Gecko and Mind the Gap’s Space at HOME
Review: Ad Astra

Review: Ad Astra

James Gray’s space epic has the components of a strong film — but the lack of a compelling cast and story give way to a bland, boring package
Sundance London 2019: Apollo 11

Sundance London 2019: Apollo 11

An audiovisual spectacle to behold, Apollo 11 is a documentary like no other, writes film editor Tobias Soar from Sundance London
Scientists capture the first image of a black hole

Scientists capture the first image of a black hole

Two-hundred scientists have come together to produce the first ever image of a black hole in a landmark moment for astronomers
‘New Space’ comes to Manchester

‘New Space’ comes to Manchester

ManSEDS’ annual Innovation in Space Festival featured Bob Morris, Chair of the Northern Space Consortium, who detailed how the UK space industry has changed recently
Jodrell Bank observes neutron star collision

Jodrell Bank observes neutron star collision

Manchester astronomers at Jodrell Bank have been part of an international collaboration that have observed a rare and violent stellar event
Art in Mancunia: Rosie Plunkett

Art in Mancunia: Rosie Plunkett

How we can have such a harmonious relationships with such beautiful landscapes, when for others it is the most disastrous place on earth? Rosie Plunkett tackles this challenging question in her most recent landscape photography project
New heights reached in Virgin Galactic spaceflight

New heights reached in Virgin Galactic spaceflight

‘Spaceplanes’ are notoriously difficult to take off and re-enter the atmosphere — so how did Virgin do it?
Japan touches down on a new frontier

Japan touches down on a new frontier

The space agency of Japan, JAXA has landed their Hayabusa-2 probe onto the surface of an asteroid, opening up possibilities for space exploration, astronomy, and space mining.
Private money in space

Private money in space

Private companies have opened up space travel by bringing costs down – Wasim Aksar takes a look at those who are going boldly where no one has gone before
Radio bursts from deep space puzzle astronomers

Radio bursts from deep space puzzle astronomers

Astronomers have been left stumped by radio bursts found by a new Canadian radio telescope, which have only ever been observed once before
InSight probe successfully lands on Mars

InSight probe successfully lands on Mars

NASA’s InSight probe has successfully landed on Mars. Could it be the foundations for a manned mission to the Red Planet?
A brief history of Stephen Hawking

A brief history of Stephen Hawking

“Look up at the stars and not down at your feet” – Professor Stephen Hawking

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