Tuesday June 30, 2015
A group of leading international scientists is calling for a significant increase in investment by governments in research into asteroids that could potentially threaten Earth.
Monday June 22, 2015
A number of telecoms companies have not been properly notifying customers of their right to cancel contracts entered into online or over the phone, according to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.
Saturday December 13, 2014
The annual Geminids meteor shower is hitting the earth's atmosphere tonight and it may be possible to see up to 20 times as many shooting stars in the skies over Ireland.
Tuesday October 28, 2014
An unmanned Antares rocket exploded seconds after lift-off from a commercial launch pad in the US state of Virginia, marking the first accident since NASA turned to private operators to deliver cargo to the International Space Station.
Monday August 11, 2014
A supermoon lit up the sky as stargazers enjoyed the Perseid meteor shower - one of the year's most dramatic lunar events.
Sunday July 27, 2014
A selection of images from around the world
Friday May 23, 2014
Weather conditions tonight are looking less than ideal for what astronomers say could be a spectacular meteor shower.
Tuesday April 22, 2014
Asteroids hitting the Earth caused 26 nuclear-scale explosions between 2000 and 2013, a new report has found.
Tuesday March 04, 2014
Apple has announced that the chief finance officer who served during the company's meteoric rise over the past decade is retiring later this year.
Wednesday November 06, 2013
An analysis of the explosion of a meteor over Russia earlier this year, which injured hundreds of people, has led to a warning from scientists that the incident was a wake-up call to humanity.