March 5, 1:35 pm
March 5, 1:35 pm
The probable planet is 100 light years from Earth. Scientists believe these 'free floating' worlds could be common - perhaps as numerous as the billions of 'normal' stars.
November 15, 11:18 am
Sugar molecules have been found in the gas surrounding a young sun-like star, suggesting that some of the building blocks of life may actually be present even as alien planets are still forming in …
August 30, 11:03 am
Those of us young enough to hang on for another 33 years may be able to extend those three decades into eternity.
August 2, 10:22 am
A giant asteroid will make a flyby of Earth over the next few days, and armchair astronomers can watch the action live on their computers.
December 12, 11:29 am
Amateur astronomers have helped discover an alien planet with two suns and a twinkling twist: The entire twin-sun set-up, a real-life version of Tatooine from Star Wars, is orbited by two more stars …
October 16, 10:51 am
The iPhone 5 is set to hit store shelves on Sept. 21. A few lucky reviewers, however, have already gotten the chance to spend a few days with the device and craft their reviews of the …
September 20, 9:10 am
Long before Steve Jobs revolutionised the way we use computers with the iPad in 2010, Apple had already been working on what would become the world's most popular tablet computer.
July 19, 10:56 am
The space agency put out a call for ideas for the next Mars mission in 2018. The fine print: The cost can't be astronomical.
April 14, 9:51 am
Professor Stephen Hawking is testing a device that could allow him to speak by reading his thoughts.
April 6, 3:33 pm