A YELLOWSTONE volcano researcher claimed NASA’s plan to drill into the supervolcano in attempt to cool it down won’t work, and it could even “cause it to explode”.
A FERN called Pete has taken the world’s first plant-powered selfies, scientists say. Every 20 seconds, the maidenhair fern snaps images of its stems and leaves as part of a trial that could revolutionise conservation in the wild.
Comet 2I/Borisov, the second-ever discovered interstellar object, has a familiar look to it, similar to the other comets that are common throughout our solar system, according to a new study. This discovery makes the first interstellar object, Oumuamua, all the more mysterious.
STUNNING video footage has emerged showing a fireball exploding over China, briefly turning night to day as what appears to be a space rock hitting the atmosphere lit up the skies over Songyuan in the province of Jilin in northeast China.
THE mysterious interstellar object known as Oumuamua may be an alien probe passing through our solar system, offering definitive proof of intelligent extraterrestrial life, theoretical physicist Avi Loeb has said.
ASTEROID authorities have discovered a rogue space rock which really could one day collide with Earth, the European Space Agency has announced. Although a direct strike is highly unlikely, when could this possibility happen and how big is the barrelling asteroid?
GRETA THUNBERG, the 16-year-old climate activist from Sweden, missed out on the Nobel Peace Prize yesterday but the teenager has already proven to be an “absolute hero”, a climate expert told Express.co.uk.
THE UK could have its own hyperloop transport network within just 20 years, dramatically cutting journey times with speeds in excess of 700 miles per hour – meaning in theory a journey from London to Edinburgh would take 50 minutes, an engineer has said.
MOSCOW (AP) — Alexei Leonov, the legendary Soviet cosmonaut who became the first human to walk in space 54 years ago — and who nearly didn’t make it back into his space capsule — has died in Moscow at 85.
A PRIVATE space exploration firm has announced that it will send the UK’s first rover to Moon’s surface in 2021 – becoming just the fourth nation to put a rover there as the country joins the new age space race.
GRETA THUNBERG, the 16-year-old climate activist from Sweden, is a favourite to win the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize today. Express.co.uk reveals the top candidates for the Nobel and their odds of winning.
BILLIONAIRE space pioneer Elon Musk has revealed SpaceX’s Space Dragon shuttle, which will ferry astronauts to and from the International Space Station, is on schedule to launch before the end of the year.
AN ULTRAMASSIVE black hole discovered in August that spans more than 310 billion times the Sun, is the largest ever on record, but there is a more impending cosmos threat that we should be worried about, a researcher has claimed.