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Why 'Earth 2.0' is actually nothing like Earth

[twitter id="624329400570417153"]<p>Nasa's discovery of Kepler-452b, a planet orbiting around a distant star in deep space, has predictably caused waves …

Pluto and Other Epic Space Photos

The first fly-by of Pluto is already sending back some intriguing images. Here are our favorite pictures of outer space's weirdest objects.<p>ESA


Solar panels aren't just for roofs anymore — the world's first road paved with solar panels is working better than expected

Now, six months into the trial, engineers say the system is working even better than expected, with the 70-metre test bike path generating 3,000 kWh, or enough electricity to power a small household for a year.<p>"If we translate this to an annual yield, we expect more than the 70k wh per square metre …

Clean Energy

Glitch-B-Gone: All Systems Go for New Horizons’ Final Approach to Pluto

As NASA's New Horizons spacecraft enters the home stretch for its historic July 14 flyby past Pluto, the mission's managers say the glitch that briefly knocked the spacecraft offline over the Fourth of July weekend will never happen again.<p>If anything goes wrong between now and July 14, the probe's …

Solar System

Astronomy group proposes hi-def space telescope for spotting Earth-like planets

Scientists are already thinking about the next big space observatory<p>The Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) today released their plans for the High Definition Space Telescope, a futuristic high-definition space observatory the group wants to succeed NASA’s James Webb Space …