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Amazing formations on the surface of the sun captivate astronomers

Imagine your worst vision of hell. Then imagine this: a 5 million degree tornado of plasma, spinning for almost 40 hours, and rising more than 40,000 miles. You could fit five Earths in the swirling funnel.<p>In other words, September on the surface of the sun.<p>It's having a busy month, and a busy …

The shrinking moon is being 'massaged' by Earth

Earth is giving our shrinking moon a cosmic massage.<p>Scientists have known for a while that the moon is actually shrinking. As the interior of the …

Meteorite from birth of solar system to go on display

The Natural History Museum, London, will be displaying a piece of the Ivuna meteorite, which dates back some 4.6bn years to before the Earth was formed<p>An extremely rare meteorite that has the same make-up as the primordial solar system goes on public display for the first time on Friday at the …

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Road Trip: Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

Explore the sights and sounds of the Wild Atlantic Way, and meet the people who make it unforgettable.<p>At the western fringe of Europe is a marginal zone where the force of the Atlantic crashes against the jagged rock defenses of Ireland’s western seaboard. The Wild Atlantic Way, a new driving route …

Wild swimming: Forget the pool and go wild instead

A nip in the air is no reason to forgo the wonders of wild swimming. You can still take a dive into the temperate waters of some of the world's most …