Summer Solstice – How Does It Work?
In 2018 the Summer Solstice occurs at 11:07 BST on 21 June. Ever…
The Science in Star Wars
We take a look at some of the real science behind Star Wars.
The Soyuz 11 Disaster
The tragic story of the Soyuz 11 crew.
The Mighty Thor…60 Years Of Flight
Celebrating 60 years of our very own “Mighty Thor”
Spot the Space Station from the UK – Spring 2018
Find out how you can spot the International Space Station as it flies…
The Antikythera Mechanism 2000 years on
The enduring puzzle of an ancient astronomical computer.
Alert – Jupiter At Closest Approach To Earth
Excellent viewing of Jupiter this week as it reaches opposition.
Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower 2018
In 2018, the Eta Aquarids peak on the night of 6-7 May, with…