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# venus - Monday 28 June, 2021

Life could exist in Jupiter's clouds, according to Belfast scientists
# THE TRUTH IS OUT THERE
# THE TRUTH IS OUT THERE

Life could exist in Jupiter's clouds, according to Belfast scientists

Jun 28th 2021, 4:05 PM 25,247 Views 10 Comments

The concentration of water vapour in the clouds may be enough to sustain life.

# venus - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Nasa to send two robotic missions to Venus
# Venus
# Venus

Nasa to send two robotic missions to Venus

Jun 3rd 2021, 7:08 AM 8,278 Views 11 Comments

Earth’s closest neighbour is also the solar system’s hottest planet.

# venus - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

QUIZ: How much do you know about the planet Venus?
# Space
# Space

QUIZ: How much do you know about the planet Venus?

Sep 16th 2020, 9:30 PM 34,949 Views 28 Comments

Scientists made a new discovery in the clouds of Venus recently…

# venus - Monday 14 September, 2020

Detection of phosphine in Venus’ clouds ‘indicates potential for life’
# Phone Home
# Phone Home

Detection of phosphine in Venus’ clouds ‘indicates potential for life’

Sep 14th 2020, 4:30 PM 23,897 Views 35 Comments

The gas has been detected in the atmosphere of Venus, suggesting the planet could host unknown photochemical or geochemical processes.

# venus - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

The planet Venus will be getting very close to us tonight
# Look Up
# Look Up

The planet Venus will be getting very close to us tonight

Jan 31st 2017, 7:00 PM 30,520 Views 18 Comments

You don’t need a telescope for this one.

# venus - Monday 26 October, 2015

Venus, Jupiter and Mars to create triangle spectacle tomorrow morning
# Look Up
# Look Up

Venus, Jupiter and Mars to create triangle spectacle tomorrow morning

Oct 26th 2015, 7:17 PM 19,185 Views 31 Comments

The spectacle, which has occurred every morning this weekend, looks like bright stars.

# venus - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Look up! We'll be able to see a cyanide-releasing green comet today
# The Sky At Night
# The Sky At Night

Look up! We'll be able to see a cyanide-releasing green comet today

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 15,721 Views 21 Comments

Comet Jacques will be visible in the skies over Ireland this weekend, emitting a green cyanide trail.

# venus - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Men try desperately to understand women's beauty secrets
# Hair Towel Thing
From The Daily Edge
# Hair Towel Thing

Men try desperately to understand women's beauty secrets

Apr 30th 2014, 12:30 PM 4,027 Views 0 Comments

Step one: foundation. Step two: make up.

# venus - Friday 17 January, 2014

Column: Why is Pluto not a planet?
# Stargazer
# Stargazer

Column: Why is Pluto not a planet?

Jan 17th 2014, 12:55 PM 778 Views 38 Comments

Most of us grew up learning that there were nine planets in the Solar System. But why did Pluto get demoted? Conor Farrell explains how our understanding of the icy body changed.

# venus - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

VIDEO: Venus passes in front of the sun for the last time before 2117
# Transit Of Venus
# Transit Of Venus

VIDEO: Venus passes in front of the sun for the last time before 2117

Jun 6th 2012, 8:17 AM 2,790 Views 8 Comments

The ‘Transit of Venus’ occurs in pairs, and won’t be seen again this century – but NASA, thankfully, took this video.

# venus - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Astronomers gear up for rare Venus Transit solar event
# Venus
# Venus

Astronomers gear up for rare Venus Transit solar event

Jun 5th 2012, 11:36 AM 2,633 Views 5 Comments

Next time Venus can be seen travelling across the face of the Sun will be in 2117.

# venus - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Extraordinary Photo of Venus Crossing the Sun of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Extraordinary Photo of Venus Crossing the Sun of the Day

Jun 3rd 2012, 12:33 PM 6,238 Views 9 Comments

The transit of the planet Venus across the face of the sun is an almost once in a lifetime event that was captured back in 2004 and will be visible again this coming week.

# venus - Monday 26 March, 2012

Bright stars: What to see in the sky tonight
# Heavens Above
# Heavens Above

Bright stars: What to see in the sky tonight

Mar 26th 2012, 4:45 PM 37,765 Views 22 Comments

Jupiter, Venus and a thin slice of crescent moon to be highly visible at 8.30pm.

# venus - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Russia plans to send man to the Moon
# Space
# Space

Russia plans to send man to the Moon

Mar 14th 2012, 10:40 AM 2,053 Views 20 Comments

As part of a newly unveiled 18-year plan, Russia will send probes to Mars, Jupiter and Venus and a human team to the surface of the Moon.

# venus - Monday 12 March, 2012

'Double Planet' in the skies tonight, as Venus and Jupiter blaze together
# Planets
# Planets

'Double Planet' in the skies tonight, as Venus and Jupiter blaze together

Mar 12th 2012, 11:26 AM 7,617 Views 8 Comments

The brightest and second-brightest planets in the sky will come extremely close to one other tonight – and it will all be visible with the naked eye.

# venus - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Northern Lights might be visible over Ireland tonight
# Solar Flare
# Solar Flare

Northern Lights might be visible over Ireland tonight

Mar 8th 2012, 12:16 PM 9,675 Views 10 Comments

There may be lots of activity in the skies tonight, thanks to solar flare activity – here’s your guide on what to look out for.

# venus - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Planets to align over Ireland after sunset tonight
# Night Skies
# Night Skies

Planets to align over Ireland after sunset tonight

Feb 28th 2012, 2:00 PM 14,998 Views 48 Comments

Keep an eye on the skies tonight as Venus, Jupiter and Mercury are set to align with the moon this evening.

# venus - Saturday 4 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Feb 4th 2012, 8:05 PM 15,269 Views 1 Comment

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Jupiter and Venus on view for Irish astronomers
# Planetwatch
From The Daily Edge
# Planetwatch

Jupiter and Venus on view for Irish astronomers

Feb 4th 2012, 2:57 PM 3,233 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, NASA has released its first footage of the far side of the Moon…

# venus - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Venus Williams pulls out of Australian Open
# Time Out
From The42
# Time Out

Venus Williams pulls out of Australian Open

Jan 10th 2012, 9:21 AM 165 Views 0 Comments

Venus Williams says that she hopes to return to competitive action next month after announcing her withdrawal from the season’s first Grand Slam.

# venus - Thursday 22 December, 2011

Newly-discovered 'roasted' planets may provide clues about Earth's future demise From The Daily Edge

Newly-discovered 'roasted' planets may provide clues about Earth's future demise

Dec 22nd 2011, 10:06 AM 1,643 Views 2 Comments

The two Earth-sized planets were discovered by a NASA team in the Kepler-20 star system.

# venus - Sunday 13 November, 2011

The Top 7 Silvio moments
# Bunga Bunga
From The Daily Edge
# Bunga Bunga

The Top 7 Silvio moments

Nov 13th 2011, 5:09 PM 2,312 Views 20 Comments

The man who made bunga bunga famous – and six other memorable moments from Berlusconi’s career.

# venus - Friday 19 November, 2010

Penis envy? Berlusconi slammed for replacing statue body parts
# Obsession
From The Daily Edge
# Obsession

Penis envy? Berlusconi slammed for replacing statue body parts

Nov 19th 2010, 9:11 PM 1,194 Views 0 Comments

What is it about the male appendage that keeps getting the Italian PM in such hot water?