Tim Peak intends to live tweet while the game is streamed live to the International Space Station.
Our neighbour Andromeda has probably been dead for billions of years - is the Milky Way the same?
The average distance of the Moon from the Earth, by comparison, is 238,555 miles.
You have until August 2016 to join 'a simple response' as encrypted messages will be sent into space.
Unusual formations of mineral deposits virtually identical to ones formed by life on Earth.
The video shows how magnetic field lines shoot off the powerful star, with some looping back towards the surface.
Stephen Hawking talks about black holes as part of the BBC's Reith lectures.
The demonstration was part of an effort to teach school children about space.
The US calls the plans an "egregious violation" of a UN ban on missile launches by the DPRK.
Satellite images of eight wetlands – areas of land that are permanently or seasonally saturated with water.
It is the first time since 2005 that five planets of the solar system are to be visible to the naked eye.
The SpaceX CEO says he hopes to put people on Mars by 2025
Nasa's rover is currently examining sand samples in the Namib Dunes near Mount Sharp
Most tolerant species on Earth withstood Mars-like pressure and temperature conditions on space station.
Recently discovered Babylonian tablet served as key to show how they tracked Jupiter 2,000 years ago.