# space - Today’s News
Let’s face it – life is different in the summertime.
# space - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
International project collaboration, such as the pan-EU radio telescope LOFAR, would benefit Irish businesses and tourism, as well as our IT and science graduates.
# space - Thursday 17 July, 2014
A new study by an Australian university has used night time light to establish that economic activity gravitates towards the birth places of political leaders.
# space - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
In Dublin, the average cost of extending your home is 15% higher than in rural areas.
# space - Friday 11 July, 2014
Space junk from a Russian rocket lit up the Australian sky.
# space - Thursday 10 July, 2014
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have posted photos of Typhoon Neoguri
A few weeks into orbit, the LightSail’s wings will expand, making it visible from Earth.
# space - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
The spacecraft will orbit at 705 kilometres above Earth and will provide the first complete picture of the effects of climate change.
If you’ve a few grand or a few million to spare, or just fancy a look at what’s on offer — there are some unusual lots up for sale in the RDS today…
India’s domestically-produced Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle blasted off yesterday carrying satellites from France, Germany, Canada and Singapore.
# space - Friday 27 June, 2014
It’s been captured in Vine format, something astronauts on the ISS are mad for these days.
# space - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
“This is me at work #busy #casualTuesday #cantwaittilpayday”
Coldest, dimmest white dwarf ever detected has been located in space about 900 light-years from Earth.
# space - Monday 23 June, 2014
A new exhibition took four bus shelters and paired users with architects.
# space - Sunday 22 June, 2014
That’s according to the creators of a new ‘one-stop-shop’ DIY guide to creating live/work units in empty spaces.
These occur so high in the atmosphere that astronauts on the ISS can see them not too far below them.
# space - Monday 16 June, 2014
Thanks, Commander Reid Wiseman
# space - Thursday 12 June, 2014
Well, in theory, anyway.
# space - Friday 6 June, 2014
The team from Crescent College Comprehensive came third in a European competition for their CanSat.
# space - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
# space - Friday 16 May, 2014
The microform Bible, which measures just 1.5 inches by 1.5 inches, sold for $75,000.
# space - Thursday 15 May, 2014
A medical devices company in Cork has won a €1 million contract with the European Space Agency
# space - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
Hadfield spent months getting the rights, but Bowie only gave him a year to keep the video up.
# space - Friday 25 April, 2014
It’s 100km long and runs across a desert.
# space - Thursday 17 April, 2014
Scientists discover planet that is more like Earth than any other planet (but still not that similar)
The planet is snappily named Kepler 186f.
# space - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
“We have not seen anything like this before,” said one scientist.
# space - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
The ISS will be visible in the skies every night for the next seven days.
# space - Saturday 12 April, 2014
However, the six-man crew is not currently in danger, officials have said.
# space - Thursday 10 April, 2014
With Mars currently in opposition, and shining with an orange tinge, Conor Farrell explores our fascination with the Red Planet.
# space - Tuesday 8 April, 2014
For a securely fastened camera that is.
# space - Tuesday 1 April, 2014
The NASA Space Apps Challenge is aimed at secondary school and third-level students and will tackle themes such as human space flight, asteroids and robotics.
# space - Saturday 29 March, 2014
Astronauts’ hearts also got weaker because the heart doesn’t work as hard in space, say researchers.
# space - Thursday 20 March, 2014
A new discovery has shed light on the beginning of the universe itself and will help us to understand how gravitational extremes like black holes work, writes Conor Farrell.
# space - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
Spot the lad in the green hat.
# space - Thursday 13 March, 2014
Shifting possession to the far side of the pitch following a transfer of possession may not always be the ideal tactic.
# space - Tuesday 11 March, 2014
It’s hoped scenarios like the one depicted in the sci-fi movie ‘Gravity’ can be prevented by striking dangerous bits of debris with lasers based on Earth.
# space - Monday 10 March, 2014
If you did, you weren’t alone.
# space - Thursday 27 February, 2014
Any excuse to listen to Enya.
About four in fact.
# space - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
Might the money spent on space exploration by governments and scientific institutes be better used for “real world” problems? Conor Farrell takes a look.