Mount Agung on Bali is an active volcano that may be about to erupt for the first time in 54 years.
Nasa believes one of Saturn’s moons, known as Enceladus, may now be the single best place to look for life beyond Earth. The discovery was made through Nasa’s Cassini probe, which flew close enough to examine the icy moon. Maggie Aderin-Pocock, space scientist and researcher at University College London, tells Radio 4’s Today the moon […]
Image copyright DEIMOS IMAGING/AN URTHECAST COMPANY Image caption Brazilian fields: There is a growing market in imagery to assist farmers The Canadian UrtheCast company has formally placed a contract with UK firm SSTL to build its UrtheDaily Earth observation (EO) constellation. This network of spacecraft, due to launch in 2020, will image the entire global […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Scientists are now developing an ultra-fast quantum internet that will be partly based on light Imagine super-fast computers that can solve problems much quicker than machines today. These “quantum computers” are being developed in laboratories around the world. But scientists have already taken the next step, and are thinking […]