How to become an astronaut… plus other cool space jobs
Is becoming an astronaut your dream? Want to spend your nights exploring the stars? Find out how your career in the space industry could lift off.
Ancient white dwarf stars
They’re hot, they’re small and technically they’re dead. Meet the old-age stellar remnants that have a multi-million-year-long tale to tell.
What is the Drake equation?
How many intelligent civilisations are there in the galaxy? Frank Drake’s formula is both simpler and more complicated than it looks.
Guide to solar observing
Forget late and cloudy nights, our Sun provides the perfect target for daytime astronomers this summer.