Christmas in Space with Apollo 8
"Please be informed, there is a Santa Claus"
Ursid Meteor Shower 2018
In 2018, the Ursid meteor shower peaks between 21-22 December, with 5-10 meteors…
Evading Asteroid Extinction
Protecting ourselves from one of humanity’s biggest threats.
Geminid Meteor Shower 2018
In 2018, the Geminids peak on the 13th and 14th December, with up…
Comet alert! Here’s how to spot the best comet of the year
Comet 46P/Wirtanen makes a close approach to Earth in Dec 2018 - here's…
Three Movies That Got Space Right
Our favourite films for great space science.
Take a Virtual Tour of the ISS with Tim Peake
Enter our virtual planetarium and enjoy a tour of the International Space Station.
OSIRIS-REx: NASA’s landing on an asteroid
Everything you need to know about a daring new asteroid rendezvous.