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star and protoplanetary disc

We’ve seen a planet being born while its star is still forming

Repeated radio bursts from nearby star suggest such signals are common

Satellites with flashing LEDs could help avoid catastrophic collisions

LATEST IN SPACE

cpr in zero gravity

How-to guide for CPR in space may help treat astronaut cardiac arrest

Martian surface

Dust storms on Mars are tossing water from its atmosphere into space

astronauts

SpaceX is about to send four astronauts to the ISS for six-month stay

Asteroid-munching microbes could mine materials from space rocks

Asteroid-munching microbes could mine materials from space rocks

space between worlds cover

The Space Between Worlds review: Sci-fi with the multiverse done right

Jupiter’s moon Europa has ice that may glow green in the dark

Jupiter’s moon Europa has ice that may glow green in the dark

SPACE IN DEPTH

Why the vast emptiness of space isn't really that empty after all

Why the vast emptiness of space isn't really that empty after all

Carlo Rovelli: Where does the stuff that falls into a black hole go?

Carlo Rovelli: Where does the stuff that falls into a black hole go?

We can harness the solar wind to sail to the farthest corners of space

We can harness the solar wind to sail to the farthest corners of space

Carlo Rovelli’s new book: Eclectic essays on physics, history and more

Carlo Rovelli’s new book: Eclectic essays on physics, history and more

Why we're in for a long wait to hear from intelligent aliens

Why we're in for a long wait to hear from intelligent aliens

Safe, extra long-life nuclear batteries could soon be a reality

Safe, extra long-life nuclear batteries could soon be a reality