Smooth body with a perky top note and a hint of cesium-137 for post-2011 vintages
Now it has 79 satellites, and one is a tiny 'oddball'
It may have shielded life from harmful rays of radiation billions of years ago
The light has only taken 13 billion years to reach us
Scratch the surface and most of us are misanthropic recluses
Video Up, up, and away in my silky eight-legged balloon
It's the largest dwarf galaxy to smash into us yet found
Pic Or 'Oumuamua could just be a weird tail-less comet
Britain launching its own sat looks more and more likely
First America frets about aliens at its borders, now actual alien bodies turning up from space
Comets might have seeded the surface over millennia
And discover it made a magnet that points 'up'
New technique looks for patterns in protostars
Sun's exhalations whip up molecules on planets with weak magnetic fields
Upside: the kettle will always be ready. Downside: forget living on the surface
She claims it was gift from Apollo veteran Neil Armstrong
Signs in the sky from diamonds
Opportunity survived 2007 gale, but this one's way worse
Organic material and methane finds can’t be tied to biological processes
Landing, roving, cratering. What could possibly go wrong? Hopefully, nothing
Spacecraft gets mission extension to keep on gazing
And we don't want to pay for it!
Complex tidal forces have drawn out the day
Astroboffins get precious about heat protection in space
Time team comes closest it ever has to magical zero result
Curiosity Rover's drill is mostly working again after 'percussive maintenance'
Dodgy outer orbits all down to asteroids and gravity
Video Not enough time to even call Bruce Willis and Armageddonoutofhere
Meanwhile, Russia brings three ISS crew safely home yet again
In Putin's Russia, battery life outlive YOU
Champagne on ice, but MiniBooNE's 15-year hunt has produced promising results
New orbit will skim just 30 miles above Death Star lookalike
Pluto's not just a cold distant ball – it may have been geologically active early on
Updated Comms sat to treat Asia Pacific to exciting new HD programming. Rejoice!
Geek's Guide to Britain The North East's Zeppelin warning system is largely forgotten
Probe of extra search area again fails to find plane