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  • February 2020: Astronomer Heather Couper has died. Dr Couper made regular television appearances including on shows such as The Sky At Night, hosted by Sir Patrick Moore. READ MORE
  • October 2019: Massive green fireball spotted over Ireland and Wales. READ MORE
  • Newstalk August 2019: An international team of astrophysicists have measured the total mass and energy from a jet driven by a massive protostar, for the first time. READ MORE
  • Irish Mirror June 2019:Irish Government launches first National Space Strategy READ MORE
  • The Independent Sept 2019:Ireland’s first National Space Strategy launched. Innovation Minister John Halligan said the move would benefit ‘our children’s children’s children’. READ MORE
  • Belfast Telegraph June 2019: Ireland’s first National Space Strategy has been launched today. READ MORE
  • MSN News: June 2019: This volcano just erupted after nearly a century of silence. Astronauts captured the breathtaking scene from 254 miles above. READ MORE
  • MSN News June 2019:Hubble spots tiny galaxy working overtime to build new stars. READ MORE
  • Silicon Republic June 2019:Beautiful golden ring revealed as humanity’s first glimpse of a black hole, by Colm Gorey. READ MORE
  • Evolving Science: Stars could be described as being volatile and aggressive, particularly early on in their life cycles. However, scientists have only just found one that could be referred to as ‘salty’ – in a literal and figurative sense. READ MORE


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