The greatest conspiracy theories

1. September 11, 2001 Thanks to the power of the web and live broadcasts on television, the conspiracy theories surrounding the events of 9/11 – when terrorists attacked the World Trade Centre in New York and the Pentagon in Washington…
Top 5 Space Events in 2014

WHEN EUROPE LANDED A ROBOT ON A COMET Really, did you have any doubt about which space story would clinch the #1 spot? The touch-down of the Rosetta mission’s Philae lander on the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on Nov. 12…
Search for Life on Mars

The search for life on Mars Some early astronomers were certain that intelligent beings lived on Mars. Percival Lowell popularised the idea that the Martians built canals to irrigate their dying planet. In 1965, the Mariner 4 probe took the…
Living In Space

Building a new society in space I like Star Trek as much as the next person. Probably more. But one thing has always bothered me: life on the Starship Enterprise may appear almost utopian but the way the ship –…