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We sent a probe SIX BILLION km to measure temperature of a COMET doing 135,000 km/h

FYI, it was -70 degrees celsius

The Therapod diet: From HUMUNGO DINO to TINY BIRD in 50m years

Video Look, ma, no gastric band

Brit balloon bod Bodnar circumnavigates planet

Amateur ultralight payload returns to Blighty

Mars rover 2020: Oxygen generation and 6 more amazing experiments

Pic Landing on a Red Planet near you in six years' time, hopefully

Boffins spot weirder quantum capers as neutrons take the high road, spin takes the low

Cheshire cat effect see neutrons and their properties walk different paths

NASA boffin: RIDDLE of odd BULGE FOUND on MOON is SOLVED

When life gives you lemons, well ...

Brit amateur payload set to complete full circle around PLANET EARTH

Ultralight solar radio tracker in glorious 25,000km almost-space odyssey

Ethicists say Facebook's experiments not SO creepy

A little consent would have gone a long way

Warm, perhaps ALIEN LIFE-bearing water gushers FOUND ON MOON of Saturn

Hot wet spots seen on Enceladus' stripey bottom

Just TWO climate committee MPs contradict IPCC: The two with SCIENCE degrees

'Greenhouse effect is real, but as for the rest of it ...'

Kiwi Rocket Lab to build SUPER-CHEAP sat launchers (anyone know 30 rocket scientists?)

Promises 100 launches a year for payloads up to 110kg

Resistance is not futile: Here's a cookie sheet of luke-warm RRAM that proves it

Look, ma - no edge structure!

NASA Mars rover FINALLY equals 1973 Soviet benchmark

Yet to surpass ancient Greek one, however

Flamewars in SPAAACE: cooler fires hint at energy efficiency

Video Experiment aboard ISS shows we should all chill out for cleaner engines

LOHAN's stirring motto: Ad Astra Tabernamque

Spaceplane team off to the stars and the pub: Official

Russia: There is a SPACECRAFT full of LIZARDS in orbit above Earth and WE control it

Finally, the gecko zero gravity orgy can begin

Asteroid's DINO KILLING SPREE just bad luck – boffins

Sauricide WASN'T inevitable, reckon scientists

BEST BATTERY EVER: All lithium, all the time, plus a dash of carbon nano-stuff

We have found the Holy Grail (of batteries) - boffins

Famous 'Dish' radio telescope to be emptied in budget crisis: CSIRO

Radio astronomy suffering to protect Square Kilometre Array

Google to feed machines with evidence of human physical weaknesses – and that's a good thing

Don't panic, citizen. These computers are your frieeeends

Jurassic squawk: Dinos were Earth's early FEATHERED friends

Pic Boffins research: Ancient dinos may all have had 'potential' fluff

Vote now for LOHAN's stirring mission patch motto

Poll Does the shed actually know no bounds, or what?

Beancounters tell NASA it's too poor to fly planned mega-rocket

Space Launch System would need another $400m and a lot of time

METRE-LONG DINOSAUR POO going under the hammer

Squeeze out a bid for colossal coprolite at this weekend's auction

SMELL YOU LATER, LOSERS – Dumbo tells rats, dogs... humans

Junk in the trunk? That's what people have

World Solar Challenge contender claims new speed record

One charge sees Sunswift travel 500kms at over 100 km/h

Bad back? Show some spine and stop popping paracetamol

Study finds common pain-killer doesn't reduce pain or shorten recovery

Reg Latin scholars scrap over LOHAN's stirring motto

WTF is 'Et anatis cum tape XL WD'?

Climate: 'An excuse for tax hikes', scientists 'don't know what they're talking about'

People of the world's responses to new survey

Turing biopic with Cumberbatch, Knightley to premiere at London Film Festival

Vid The Imitation Game covers life of gay war hero super-boffin

All those new '5G standards'? Here's the science they rely on

Radio professor tells us how wireless will get faster in the real world

Second galactic flip-flop pulsar surprises boffins

Video Radio switched off, gamma rays switched on

Ever wanted to be a Playmonaut? El Reg's Vulture 2 spaceplane sim reveals what it's like

Our Tennessee X-Plane ace sets up virtua-ballocket shot

Kickstarter tin-rattlers offer reboot of '80s Integrated Space Plan megagraphic

But ours is better, and it's FREE - click right here

Boffins fill a dome with 480 cameras for 3D motion capture

Video 'Panoptic studio' doesn't need no stinkin' sensors

Boffins discuss AI space program at hush-hush IARPA confab

IBM, MIT, plenty of others invited to fill Uncle Sam's spy toolchest, but where's Google?

New BOMB detect-o-tech 'could give sniffer dogs competition': TRUE

But so could a magic eight-ball

MARS NEEDS OCEANS to support life - and so do exoplanets

Just being in the Goldilocks zone doesn't mean there'll be anyone to eat the porridge

The Sun took a day off last week and made NO sunspots

Someone needs to get that lazy star cooking again before things get cold around here

Cave pits, ideal for human bases, FOUND ON MOON

Come on in out of the radiation and meteorites, and enjoy the unchanging temperature

Forty-five years ago: FOOTPRINTS FOUND ON MOON

NASA won't be back any time soon, sadly

Fear a terrifying killer robot revolution? GET A GRIP: Boffins invent cyborg hand for humans

Photo Now you can unscrew that jam jar, fight off androids