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#Space

# space - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Plans for human community on Mars pushed back by five years

Mars One said its first manned mission to the red planet would now not happen until 2031, having previously targeted 2026.

# space - Monday 14 November, 2016

As the moon rises over Ireland at 5pm, it will be the biggest it's been in 68 years

Make sure to catch a glimpse, weather pemitting of course.

# space - Sunday 30 October, 2016

First woman to ever pilot a space shuttle on how she almost accidentally endorsed Donald Trump

Colonel Eileen Collins was speaking at a Medical Council event in Dublin.

# space - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

From The42 Analysis: Leinster's ability to exploit space trumps sloppy Munster Heads Up

Analysis: Leinster's ability to exploit space trumps sloppy Munster

Johnny Sexton led a more polished Leinster display in the Guinness Pro12 clash last weekend.

# space - Monday 29 August, 2016

Six people just completed a year in a Hawaii dome all in the name of science Fresh Air This post contains videos

Six people just completed a year in a Hawaii dome all in the name of science

It’s about seeing how astronauts would survive during long-term space travel.

# space - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Scientists have found a new planet that bears an uncanny resemblance to Earth

Named Proxima b, the planet is in a temperate zone compatible with the presence of liquid water – a key ingredient for life.

# space - Monday 22 August, 2016

Scientists simulating Mars mission can't wait for isolation to be over

The volunteers have been living on freeze-dried food and trying to avoid personal conflicts.

# space - Thursday 7 July, 2016

An Irish doctor has been picked by NASA to live under the sea

Dr Marc Ó Gríofa is going on a NASA mission to the bottom of the sea.

# space - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

After five years, a NASA spacecraft has reached Jupiter

“Juno, welcome to Jupiter.”

# space - Saturday 18 June, 2016

British astronaut lands safely on Earth after historic six-month Space trip

Tim Peake was the first astronaut to fly to space under the UK banner in 25 years.

# space - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Scientists have discovered three "potentially habitable" planets

The ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 is 39 light years from earth, and orbited by three planets.

# space - Sunday 1 May, 2016

Is your phone's space filling up too quickly? This is how you take back control

A little effort can go a long way.

# space - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Take a break and watch this mesmerising solar flare footage in ultra HD Take A Break This post contains videos

Take a break and watch this mesmerising solar flare footage in ultra HD

The video was captured by Nasa’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, which watches the sun constantly.

# space - Monday 18 April, 2016

# space - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Nasa has found eight "potentially hazardous asteroids" - but we don't need to worry

An asteroid-hunting Nasa craft has come up with some interesting data.

# space - Sunday 3 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge A dad in Dublin discovered his four-year-old son had series linked The Angelus Helpful

# space - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

VIDEO: The world’s first virtual reality rollercoaster has arrived Galactica This post contains videos

VIDEO: The world’s first virtual reality rollercoaster has arrived

Galactica takes users on a journey through space.

# space - Monday 14 March, 2016

WATCH: Spacecraft blasts off in new mission to search for life on Mars

The key goal is to analyse methane, a gas which is created in large by living microbes.

# space - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Take a break and watch the only total solar eclipse of 2016 Take A Break This post contains videos

Take a break and watch the only total solar eclipse of 2016

An Alaska Airlines flight from Anchorage to Honolulu was timed to allow passengers watch the rare eclipse from 37,000 feet in the air.

# space - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Very strange things happen to your body if you spend a year in space

You’ll get taller, but your vision might suffer.

# space - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Take a break and watch two astronauts return to Earth after a year in space

Scott Kelly and Mikhail Kornienko boarded the International Space Station on 27 March last year.

# space - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Nasa releases ‘outer-space music’ recorded on moon mission in 1969 Dark Side Of The Moon This post contains videos

Nasa releases ‘outer-space music’ recorded on moon mission in 1969

The sounds were recorded as Apollo 10 flew around the far side of the moon.

# space - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

China’s space telescope will displace humans in the search for aliens

It will be the world’s biggest radio telescope.

# space - Saturday 13 February, 2016

An asteroid is going to swoop uncomfortably close to Earth

Before you panic: no, it’s not going to hit us — though it’s going to come tantalisingly close.

# space - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Watch: Violent storms, bright lights and dark seas – The view from 250 miles high

Astronaut Tim Peake tweeted the timelapse from ISS.

# space - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Check out these incredible photos of the solar system Out Of This World This post contains images

Check out these incredible photos of the solar system

Simply breathtaking.

# space - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

It looks like there could be a ninth planet in our solar system

And it takes as long as 20,000 years to orbit the sun.

# space - Monday 18 January, 2016

David Bowie now has his own star constellation

A fitting tribute.

# space - Friday 15 January, 2016

Today’s first ever spacewalk by a British astronaut was cut short

“I guess nothing can fully prepare for the feeling of being outside of a spacecraft in the vacuum of space.”

# space - Saturday 26 December, 2015

‘Hello, is this planet Earth?’: Astronaut apologises after calling wrong number from space

Tim Peake, the first Briton to visit the ISS, phoned the wrong number from space yesterday.

# space - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

From Business ETC SMS clogging up your phone’s storage? Here’s how to get rid of them quickly TechGuide

SMS clogging up your phone’s storage? Here’s how to get rid of them quickly

You might rely on services like WhatsApp more but SMS still holds strong.

# space - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Watch: The moment that might just have changed spaceflight forever

If at first you don’t succeed…

# space - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Nasa is pretty excited about this Star Wars-style space ‘lightsaber’

The space agency claims to have spotted a massive lightsaber shooting through the Milky Way.

# space - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

From Business ETC Amazon’s CEO would like to send Donald Trump into space Rocket Man

Amazon’s CEO would like to send Donald Trump into space

Jeff Bezos made the offer after Trump called Amazon a “no profit company”.

# space - Sunday 29 November, 2015

WhatsApp taking up too much space? You should clear your chats

Multimedia messages can fill up your storage very quickly but there is a way to clear them entirely.

# space - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

From Business ETC What exactly is the ‘other’ section in your phone’s storage space for? TechGuide

# space - Monday 26 October, 2015

Quiz: Can you tell if these photos are from Mars or Earth?

Quiz: Can you tell if these photos are from Mars or Earth?

Trickier than you might imagine.

# space - Friday 23 October, 2015

From The42 Klopp reaction ‘over the top’ as Lallana asks for new manager to given breathing room Space

Klopp reaction ‘over the top’ as Lallana asks for new manager to given breathing room

Klopp’s first two games in charge have ended in draws.

# space - Saturday 3 October, 2015

The 12 most compelling scientific reasons that suggest aliens are real

Let’s look at the evidence.

# space - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

From Business ETC Recorded videos leaving no room on your phone? Here’s how to make them smaller TechGuide

Recorded videos leaving no room on your phone? Here’s how to make them smaller

High-quality footage is great, but it will fill up space on your phone pretty quickly.

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