Luhman 16B is the nearest brown dwarf to Earth, and the third nearest star system to our solar system
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Monday 27 January 2014
Using astronomical measurements a team from the University of Texas were able to work out the exact date that Monet sat down to paint the sunset above
Monday 20 January 2014
After almost two decades working in IT, Anna Kyriacou decided to retrain as a teacher. Growing demand for her skills means great career opportunities lie ahead.
Saturday 18 January 2014
A creative, globe-trotting couple have put their stamp on a pair of 1920s buildings in Barrio Italia. By Sorrel Moseley-Williams
Friday 17 January 2014
Concorde engineer says her profession is perfect for girls
Thursday 16 January 2014
Archaeologists have unearthed an ancient cemetery thought to contain the tombs of 16 pharaohs
Monday 13 January 2014
He always said he had no regrets about inventing the AK-47. But in the days before his death he may have had a change of heart
Paperback reviews: 'The Engagement', 'The Fun Parts' 'The Sports Gene', 'Cairo', 'It’s Not Rocket Science'
Sunday 12 January 2014
'The Engagement' by Chloe Hooper (Vintage £8.99)
Friday 10 January 2014
NuSTAR captures dead star and distant black holes
Thursday 09 January 2014
The baby girl's aspirations apparently include walking and becoming a Dr of theoretical physical cosmology
Thursday 09 January 2014
Map uses 'cosmic ripples' created by the formation of the Universe to create a 'standard ruler' to measure distances between 1.2 million galaxies
Monday 06 January 2014
Are you ready to become part of a new generation of high-calibre teachers?
Wednesday 01 January 2014
Work will allow it to perform the highest energy particle collisions ever attempted
Saturday 28 December 2013
A competitive job market meant that many young people were forced to take low-skilled, poorly paid roles
Monday 23 December 2013
He was the father of modern computing whose work on the Enigma code at Bletchley Park is said to have shortened the Second World War.
Sunday 22 December 2013
Billy Vunipola was in Tiggerish mood against the Leicester Tigers as Saracens stayed on top of the Premiership with a six-try, 49-10 win at Allianz Park. The all-action England No 8, playing on Sarries’ blind-side flank, spilt a coupled of restarts amid the wind and rain, scooped up an errant opposition put-in at the scrum, scored a third-quarter try and stepped mischievously into every position at rucks and mauls: offside and on.
In defence of liberal democracy
General Election 2015: Post-election 'shambles' looms as 70 per cent of voters say SNP 'should not be able to veto UK government policies'
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
General Election 2015: Sturgeon claims Scots 'appalled' by Ed Miliband's refusal to work with SNP
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