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Giza geezers' muon-geyser visor reveals Great Pyramid's hidden void surpriser

Pharaoh-nominal science breakthrough

Atto, boy! Eggheads fire laser for 43 attoseconds, fastest Man-made spurt

Not as fast as your first time, though, let's be honest

NASA reveals Curiosity 2020's 23-camera payload

Probe to carry cams named SHERLOC and WATSON, plus chute-cam and selfie-snappers

Astroboffins spot a fat 'monster' ALIEN planet terrorizing tiny dwarf

Pic It's the biggest faraway world found compared to the size of its parent

Health quango: Booze 'evidence' not Puritan enough, do us another

Updated FoI request reveals researchers pressured to tweak base case

IBM's Phase Change Memory computer can tell you if it's raining

Wait! A PCM chip that computes as well as stores?!

Jupiter flashes pulsating southern pole, boffins understandably baffled

Misbehaving gas giant's ends light up independently

Comet 67-P farted just as Rosetta probe flew through the gas plume

Nasty but nice: gaseous comet innards included water ice!

India to launch moon mission in March 2018

Chandrayaan-2 will send a rover and an orbiter to Luna

Chinese whispers: China shows off magnetic propulsion engine for ultra-silent subs, ships

Inshert Hunt for Red October jokesh here

Li-ion batteries blow up because they breed nanowire crystals

Video Boffins think 'dendrites' are the inevitable result of re-charges, which is awkward

Interstellar space rock screams through Solar System

Astro-boffins have waited decades to see something with such an odd orbit

Canucks have beef with Soylent as to whether or not it's a real meal deal

Canadians will have to smuggle in their milky goop after ban

Curiosity rover gives Mars the middle finger, prepares to get drilling

Pics Robot arm to penetrate surface, get alien world's rocks off for analysis

Let's make the coppers wear cameras! That'll make the ba... Oh. No sodding difference

Large-scale randomised US trial: 'Recalibrate’ expectations

Jeff Bezos fires off a blue dart, singes Elon Musk and SpaceX

Blue Origin's new and rather large rocket engine fires on first full test

Boffins trapped antiprotons for days, still can't say why they survived the Big Bang

Matter/antimatter distribution looks equal, which should have nixed the universe at birth

Once more, with feeling: Dawn to take a closer look at Ceres

Meanwhile on Mars, we've found a twisted tail

Plants in SPAAAAAAACE are good for you

A splash of green stops astronauts feeling blue

The case of the disappearing insect. Boffin tells Reg: We don't know why... but we must act

'It's more dramatic than climate change'

Red (Planet) alert: Future astro-heroes face shocking adventures on Martian moon Phobos

Vid You may want to resist current plans to discharge a base on the surface

Japan finds long, deep tunnel on the Moon

With fewer meteors, lower radiation and better weather, this is a nice place for a colony

Hate to break it to you, but billions of people can see Uranus tonight

Some may even glimpse the ring

Neutron stars shower gold on universe in big bang, felt on Earth as 100-second grav wave

LIGO boffins pinpoint space prang 130m light years away

Elon Musk says Harry Potter and Bob the Builder will get SpaceX flying to Mars

Reddit AMA says Raptor rocket will be safer and more reliable than commercial aircraft

Beardy Branson chucks cash at His Muskiness' Hyperloop idea

Firm built round improbable concept now to be known as Virgin Hyperloop One

Top of the radio charts: Jodrell Bank goes for UNESCO World Heritage status

UN, you had better say yes...

Look! Over there! Intel's cooked a 17-qubit chip quantum package

Have you tried collapsing the waveform and polarizing a photon again?

Someone liked dwarf planet Haumea so much they put a ring on it

VIDEO We've not seen orbital bling out this far before

They've only gone and made a chemical-threat-detecting ring

Oo, what's that you've got on? Chanel No. 5? Anthrax? This trendy wearable would know

NASA readies its asteroid warning system for harmless flyby

Reminder: amateur astronomers, watch out for 2012 TC4, you might get lucky

Three words: Synthetic gene circuit. Self-assembling bacteria build pressure sensor

Because 3D printers are sooo 2006

Boffins' bonkers fibre demo: 53 Tbps down ONE piece of glass

Japan's NICT looks to data centres of the future

What does the Moon 4bn years ago and Yahoo! towers this week have in common? Both had an awful atmosphere

Huge explosions belched foul gases, but enough about Y!...

After seven-hour operation, the ISS has a new 'hand'

Get a grip, it's just another spacewalk

In current affairs news: Teen boffin with lots of potential crafts electric honeycombs out of oil

He'd teach you about ions and mysterious structures but he'd have to charge

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