Rosetta: The Great Comet Chaser
For the first time in history, a space probe is orbiting around a comet in the hope of uncovering the secrets to life on Earth. As scientists plan to send a lander to its surface, All About Space looks at the mission so far.
All About… The Biggest Galaxy in Space
A billion light years from the Earth lies an elliptical supergiant of incredible proportions: IC 1101 is the largest known galaxy in the universe, illuminated by the glow of 100 trillion stars.
It’s now more than 25 years since Voyager 2 became the only spacecraft to visit the planet Neptune. When will we return and what future spacecraft might be used to study this icy blue giant?
Get Started in Astronomy
Confused about which telescope to buy? Don’t known your way around the night sky? Then you’ll love our guide to getting started in astronomy!