ALMA is the biggest observatory ever and it takes space observation to new heights.
Earlier human exploration provides key lessons for mankind’s future direction in space.
In recent decades, technology has allowed us to move beyond pure speculation about aliens.
The twentieth century dawned the age of space exploration.
View our solar system's eight planetary bodies from the comfort of Earth.
Joe Kittinger once held the record for the highest freefall jump.
Orbit - Earth's Extraordinary Journey brings the wonder of our planet to your living room.
Explore the different facets of our solar system with Prof Brian Cox.
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Moons, or natural satellites, are astronomical objects which orbit a primary.
Uranus is one of the four gas giants and is the seventh planet from the Sun.
Jupiter is a gas giant and by far the largest planet in the Solar System.
The third rock from the Sun, the Earth is the only celestial body known to support life.
Mercury is the smallest and innermost of the eight planets in our Solar System.
Neptune is named after the Roman god of the sea.
Saturn is a gas giant and famous for its ring system.
Mars is named after the Roman god of war.
Venus is one of four terrestrial planets and is the second from the sun.
The Sun is a star the centre of our solar system. Find out more with these facts.
Learn about the truly groundbreaking events in our journey into outer space.
Black holes are areas in space that prevent anything from escaping.