Australia to create national space agency

The country is one of the world's only developed nations not to have a dedicated agency.

3 hours ago from BBC News

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Scientists call for more research on how human activities affect the seabed

A group of UK scientists, co-ordinated by the University of Southampton, has published extensive research into how industry and environmental change are affecting our seafloors, but say more ...

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Oxygen-deficient dwarf galaxy hints at makings of early universe

A recently discovered dwarf galaxy in the constellation Lynx may serve well as a proxy for better understanding the developing chemistry of the early universe, according to a research team that ...

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Nearly 50,000 Evacuated as Fears of Volcanic Eruption Grow in Bali

Mount Agung volcano's alert status was raised to the highest level on Friday

7 hours ago from TIME

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NASA finds wind shear affecting Hurricane Maria as its eye clears

Satellite imagery from NASA shows that Hurricane Maria continues to move in a northerly direction while its eye remained east of the Bahamas. NASA's Aqua satellite showed high clouds over the ...

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Image: Rosetta's ever-changing view of a comet

These 210 images reflect Rosetta's ever-changing view of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko between July 2014 and September 2016.

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Engineers explore origami to create folding spacecraft

An ancient art form has taken on new shape at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.

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Discovery of a new group of sponges could help measure impact of deep-sea mining

A completely new group of sponges has been discovered, which scientists believe could be a key indicator species in measuring future mining impact in a region targeted for deep-sea mining of ...

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Star Trek: Discovery boldly goes where no Star Trek show has gone before

There’s never been a Star Trek show entirely like Star Trek: Discovery. It’s been more than 10 years since Star Trek: Enterprise left the airwaves, and in that time, television as ...

10 hours ago from The Verge

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Classified US spy satellite launched from California

A spy satellite for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office has been launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

Sun 24 Sep 17 from

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