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QUIZ: How much do you know about the planet Venus?
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QUIZ: How much do you know about the planet Venus?

Sep 16th 2020, 9:30 PM 34,924 Views 28 Comments

Scientists made a new discovery in the clouds of Venus recently…

Detection of phosphine in Venus’ clouds ‘indicates potential for life’
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Detection of phosphine in Venus’ clouds ‘indicates potential for life’

Sep 14th 2020, 4:30 PM 23,876 Views 35 Comments

The gas has been detected in the atmosphere of Venus, suggesting the planet could host unknown photochemical or geochemical processes.

The planet Venus will be getting very close to us tonight
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The planet Venus will be getting very close to us tonight

Jan 31st 2017, 7:00 PM 30,498 Views 18 Comments

You don’t need a telescope for this one.

Venus, Jupiter and Mars to create triangle spectacle tomorrow morning
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Venus, Jupiter and Mars to create triangle spectacle tomorrow morning

Oct 26th 2015, 7:17 PM 19,177 Views 31 Comments

The spectacle, which has occurred every morning this weekend, looks like bright stars.

Look up! We'll be able to see a cyanide-releasing green comet today
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Look up! We'll be able to see a cyanide-releasing green comet today

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 15,714 Views 21 Comments

Comet Jacques will be visible in the skies over Ireland this weekend, emitting a green cyanide trail.

Men try desperately to understand women's beauty secrets
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# Hair Towel Thing

Men try desperately to understand women's beauty secrets

Apr 30th 2014, 12:30 PM 4,016 Views 0 Comments

Step one: foundation. Step two: make up.

Column: Why is Pluto not a planet?
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Column: Why is Pluto not a planet?

Jan 17th 2014, 12:55 PM 747 Views 38 Comments

Most of us grew up learning that there were nine planets in the Solar System. But why did Pluto get demoted? Conor Farrell explains how our understanding of the icy body changed.

VIDEO: Venus passes in front of the sun for the last time before 2117
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VIDEO: Venus passes in front of the sun for the last time before 2117

Jun 6th 2012, 8:17 AM 2,786 Views 8 Comments

The ‘Transit of Venus’ occurs in pairs, and won’t be seen again this century – but NASA, thankfully, took this video.

Astronomers gear up for rare Venus Transit solar event
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Astronomers gear up for rare Venus Transit solar event

Jun 5th 2012, 11:36 AM 2,631 Views 7 Comments

Next time Venus can be seen travelling across the face of the Sun will be in 2117.

Extraordinary Photo of Venus Crossing the Sun of the Day
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Extraordinary Photo of Venus Crossing the Sun of the Day

Jun 3rd 2012, 12:33 PM 6,238 Views 9 Comments

The transit of the planet Venus across the face of the sun is an almost once in a lifetime event that was captured back in 2004 and will be visible again this coming week.

Bright stars: What to see in the sky tonight
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Bright stars: What to see in the sky tonight

Mar 26th 2012, 4:45 PM 37,175 Views 22 Comments

Jupiter, Venus and a thin slice of crescent moon to be highly visible at 8.30pm.

Russia plans to send man to the Moon
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Russia plans to send man to the Moon

Mar 14th 2012, 10:40 AM 2,049 Views 20 Comments

As part of a newly unveiled 18-year plan, Russia will send probes to Mars, Jupiter and Venus and a human team to the surface of the Moon.

'Double Planet' in the skies tonight, as Venus and Jupiter blaze together
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'Double Planet' in the skies tonight, as Venus and Jupiter blaze together

Mar 12th 2012, 11:26 AM 7,594 Views 8 Comments

The brightest and second-brightest planets in the sky will come extremely close to one other tonight – and it will all be visible with the naked eye.

Northern Lights might be visible over Ireland tonight
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Northern Lights might be visible over Ireland tonight

Mar 8th 2012, 12:16 PM 9,665 Views 10 Comments

There may be lots of activity in the skies tonight, thanks to solar flare activity – here’s your guide on what to look out for.

Planets to align over Ireland after sunset tonight
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Planets to align over Ireland after sunset tonight

Feb 28th 2012, 2:00 PM 14,899 Views 48 Comments

Keep an eye on the skies tonight as Venus, Jupiter and Mercury are set to align with the moon this evening.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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The Daily Fix: Saturday

Feb 4th 2012, 8:05 PM 15,265 Views 1 Comment

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Jupiter and Venus on view for Irish astronomers
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Jupiter and Venus on view for Irish astronomers

Feb 4th 2012, 2:57 PM 3,229 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, NASA has released its first footage of the far side of the Moon…

Venus Williams pulls out of Australian Open
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Venus Williams pulls out of Australian Open

Jan 10th 2012, 9:21 AM 163 Views 0 Comments

Venus Williams says that she hopes to return to competitive action next month after announcing her withdrawal from the season’s first Grand Slam.

Newly-discovered 'roasted' planets may provide clues about Earth's future demise

Newly-discovered 'roasted' planets may provide clues about Earth's future demise

Dec 22nd 2011, 10:06 AM 1,640 Views 2 Comments

The two Earth-sized planets were discovered by a NASA team in the Kepler-20 star system.

The Top 7 Silvio moments
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# Bunga Bunga

The Top 7 Silvio moments

Nov 13th 2011, 5:09 PM 2,286 Views 20 Comments

The man who made bunga bunga famous – and six other memorable moments from Berlusconi’s career.

Penis envy? Berlusconi slammed for replacing statue body parts
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# Obsession

Penis envy? Berlusconi slammed for replacing statue body parts

Nov 19th 2010, 9:11 PM 1,156 Views 0 Comments

What is it about the male appendage that keeps getting the Italian PM in such hot water?