Researchers are developing instruments and methods for measuring the ages of rocks encountered during space missions to the Moon or other planets.
Astronomers have long known that powerful cosmic winds can sometimes blow through galaxies, sweeping out interstellar material and stopping future star formation. Now they have
Compared to its celestial neighbours Venus and Mars, Earth is a pretty habitable place. So how did we get so lucky? A new study sheds
Hidden magnetic messages contained within ancient meteorites are providing a unique window into the processes that shaped our solar system, and may give a sneak
The 17th century saw unprecedented changes in our understanding of the universe.
Researchers have shown that ancient Egyptian iron beads held at the UCL Petrie Museum were hammered from pieces of meteorites, rather than iron ore. The
Statue said to have been looted by Nazis may well be from space but expert says it was probably made in the 20th century