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# Earth

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Nasa makes contact with spacecraft 19 billion kilometres away after wrong command tilted it from Earth
Rainy weather on Earth interrupts livestream broadcast from Mars
Large asteroid to safely zoom between Earth and Moon this evening in once-in-a-decade event
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Cork Airport has renamed its main runway - to keep up with Earth's magnetic poles
Largest asteroid in over a century flies by Earth
Large asteroid to hurtle past Earth tomorrow
Fossils point to life on Earth four billion years ago
Not even the deepest, darkest parts of the planet have escaped human pollution
Days on Earth are getting longer (very, very slowly)
Scientists have found a new planet that bears an uncanny resemblance to Earth
Scientists find evidence of giant asteroid that would have triggered huge earthquakes and tsunamis
Take a break and watch this stunning timelapse of Earth's horizon
Scientists have come up with a cunning plan to hide the planet from aliens
An asteroid is going to swoop uncomfortably close to Earth
Quiz: Can you tell if these photos are from Mars or Earth?
What would happen if the sun disappeared right now?
We’re playing God with the lives of the poorest people on Earth
Donal O'Keeffe
This is the first full photo of earth taken in 43 years
Look up - a bunch of astronauts are about to float over Ireland
There will be six astronauts flying over our heads tonight, so look up
An asteroid the size of a mountain is passing us by right now
This is what the most Earth-like planet ever discovered looks like
These women were meant to be the first astronauts - but were left on Earth
This guy gets to film polar bears for a living (and one tried to attack him)
A huge comet that's as solid as a pile of talcum powder just buzzed by Mars
Asteroid hunting probe to travel four years to potato-shaped space rock
Patents and skyscrapers...what makes these 18 cities the most innovative places on Earth
NASA's Mars rover Opportunity breaks off-world driving record
Turns out Earth survived near-miss from a solar storm back in 2012
Ancient Earth-sized 'diamond' discovered in space
So we all know today is the longest day of the year. But exactly how long?
Opinion: We have found Earth's Cousin outside our solar system ... but what does that mean?
Conor Farrell
Watch: This is what it looks like to be blasted into space on the side of a rocket
ESA set to launch new earth monitoring satellite into orbit later today
Column: Why is Pluto not a planet?
Conor Farrell
Awe-inspiring video of Earth from space will put your day in perspective
Urban beauties: Incredible view of cities from space
European space mission to explore strange changes in Earth’s magnetism
Debunked: Does Earth's distance from the Sun cause our seasons?
Final Frontier: NASA's Voyager departs the solar system for deep space