Scientists are to start a project which could see new materials created in space with properties which are impossible to develop on Earth.
Hundreds of tiny worms are set to journey to the International Space Station (ISS) to help scientists understand more about how astronauts experience muscle loss in space.
A German astronaut has shared a breathtaking photo he took of the moon from the International Space Station (ISS).
RemoveDEBRIS – a spacecraft designed to demonstrate the technologies to remove space junk – has been launched from the International Space Station (ISS).
Nasa announced last year that it was attempting to create the coldest place in the universe to find out more about how atoms behave in space.
Former Nasa astronaut Scott Kelly took part in a Reddit Ask Me Anything, answering questions online from members of the public.
An astronaut has captured a rare cloud-free photograph of the Scottish Highlands from the International Space Station.
Even astronauts occasionally need to print out important documents, so tech giant HP is providing the International Space Station with a new printer.
It appears spending a year in space can alter a person’s DNA in the long-term.
Donald Trump’s administration has outlined plans to stop funding the International Space Station by 2025, and instead open it up to private investors.
If you want to up your Instagram game in 2017, perhaps you should consider living in space.
As Christmas Day approaches, most of us will be looking forward to a grand family feast of turkey and trimmings, washed down with our favourite wine.
Forget your online Santa tracker, just look up to the sky if you want to catch the big man in action.
The science community has been quite busy this year on Twitter.
Nasa astronaut Randy Bresnik is known to share videos of stunning scenes from space and his latest clip certainly didn’t disappoint.
Prototype spacecraft Dream Chaser has successfully completed its first glide test flight almost two years after securing a multi-billion dollar contract from Nasa.
Ever wondered what space smells like? Well wonder no more.
Pope Francis’s interview with astronauts on International Space Station took a philosophical turn as he made his first video call into space on Thursday.
The crew on board the International Space Station is on a mission to photograph the world in 90 minutes.
Major Tim Peake has told how he still has to “pinch himself” when remembering the stunning views of planet Earth during his trip to space.
Cameras on the International Space Station have captured the power of Hurricane Maria as it passes over the Caribbean heading towards Puerto Rico.
Astronaut Tim Peake has shared this stunning image of the clear skies over Scotland.
The International Space Station will be visible twice tonight in the skies above the North-east.
We were told Major Tim Peake was heading up to the International Space Station (ISS) to partake in some serious experiments but, frankly, we are yet to see any evidence of this.
American astronaut Scott Kelly has tweeted these incredible images of the Aurora as seen from the International Space Station.