Salad seeds that went on a round trip to outer space and back grew at a slightly slower rate than their Earth-bound counterparts, scientists have found.
Tim Peake will compare self-isolating at home with his experiences in space in the first of a series of special films for The One Show.
Tim Peake will detail the “remarkable” journey that led him to becoming an astronaut in his new autobiography.
Apple tree saplings produced from Sir Isaac Newton’s tree have returned to their roots after floating in space for six months.
Secondary school pupils are being offered the chance to meet astronaut Tim Peake when he visits Robert Gordon University next year.
Investment in science, and research and development is key for the UK to reap the rewards of future technologies, Tim Peake has said.
North-east pupils will have the chance to hear from astronaut Tim Peake when he visits Aberdeen next year.
Within 50 years a human will have been to Mars, astronaut Tim Peake believes.
Nasa and the UK Space Agency have signed an agreement that potentially brings a Briton one step closer to walking on the moon.
The UK-built ExoMars robot that will set out to find evidence of life on Mars has been named after British scientist Rosalind Franklin.
Astronaut Tim Peake joked that he was putting his spandex back in the drawer after finding out he is not a Strictly Come Dancing contestant.
Astronaut Major Tim Peake has said it is too early to tell whether this summer’s heatwave is part of a global trend towards warming temperatures or a one-off.
Astronaut Tim Peake has been reunited with the capsule that brought him back to earth after his six month mission in space.
Tim Peake has been confusing the internet with a tricky brainteaser astronauts have to answer as part of the European Space Agency’s selection process.
British astronaut Tim Peake has made a dramatic return to Earth after six months on the International Space Station (ISS), describing it as “the best ride I’ve been on ever”.
After spending six months in space, Tim Peake is leaving the International Space Station (ISS) to make his way back to Earth.
Astronaut Tim Peake has shared this stunning image of the clear skies over Scotland.
A wildfire in the heart of Canada’s oil sands has torched 1,600 homes and other buildings.
Astronaut Tim Peake has shared tales of solitude from space with a five-year-old cancer patient who is being kept in isolation during her treatment.
The International Space Station will be visible twice tonight in the skies above the North-east.
Just when we thought we couldn’t be any more jealous of the sights Tim Peake gets to see every day, he goes and posts this.
Heston Blumenthal has created the world’s most expensive bacon sandwich, admitting the fuel alone to send the meal into space for Major Tim Peake cost “a couple of million pounds”.
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.
Pupils from across the North-east are preparing themselves for the delivery of seeds that are out of this world.
MAJOR Tim Peake has blasted off into orbit on board the Soyuz space capsule on his way to becoming the first British astronaut to join the crew of the International Space Station (ISS).