Prof Jim Bell takes a look at the first ever spacecraft to journey to a metallic asteroid and what it could teach us.
An intriguing geological phenomenon at the center of our planet could help to explain a number of long-standing mysteries.
Situated 40 light-years away, this hellish terrestrial world is like nothing found in our own solar system.
Scientists have discovered a previously unknown opening situated 62 miles beneath the planet's surface.
Perseverance has made history by collecting and storing the first core sample that will one day return to Earth.
The inner core of our planet is growing more on one side than on the other - so why isn't it tipping over ?
The star, which is 100 times the size of the Sun, underwent an extended period of anomalous dimming.
Corey Sturrock and his wife had been out for a walk when they spotted something very large in the water.
It might be a freezing wasteland today, but in the past Antarctica was covered in lush swamps and forests.
Scientists have discovered a new type of object that is so weird that it has been assigned a whole new class.
Astrophysicists have discovered a way to detect the surviving cores of planets orbiting white dwarf stars.
Scientists in Edinburgh have developed a DNA risk score system to predict how long a person might live.
Professor Giulio Magli believes that the pyramid may be home to a throne carved from the core of a meteorite.
Astronauts who spend a lot of time in space are at risk of experiencing a rise in core body temperature.
Scientists have discovered a flow of liquid iron in the planet's core 3000km beneath the surface.
Scientists have revealed new findings about the Pluto-sized ball of iron at the center of our planet.
A nearby asteroid loaded with a platinum core is thought to be worth an unfathomable amount of money.
Scientists have discovered that there is another core nestled deep within the inner core of our planet.
A giant laser has been used to simulate the pressures present within the cores of the gas giant planets.
New studies in to the temperature at the Earth's core have revealed it to be much hotter than thought.