"We, the people of the world, have got to own this new technology, so that the profits and rewards come broadly to people, rather than go to a few billionaires."
Prof. Richard Freeman, Harvard economics professor
"We, here on the continent, haven’t had a change of heart. Our hearts are still open to you"
European Council President
"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
"‘Aussie flu’ is actually a bit of a misnomer. It is a strain that we have seen in previous seasons in the UK, in fact we saw it circulating last season. Hospital admissions have increased due to a combination of influenza A and B and no strain is currently dominating."
Professor Paul Cosford
Medical Director, Public Health England
""Oh it's a huge part! It's really exciting singing this and it's super challenging, to act and to sing. So for me it's really special to do it, really.""
"The poles amplify all the phenomena we see everywhere else on the globe"
SpaceX is to launch a tourist trip around the moon next year.
Gene Cernan last man on the moon dies at 82
Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon, has been evacuated from the South Pole due to a medical condition.
The phenomenon occurs when the timing of the full moon coincides with the point in the moon's orbit that is closest to Earth.
Clear skies permitting, skywatchers will be in for a rare astronomical treat this evening – a supermoon is set to grace Europe’s skies.
Stargazers are poised to see the moon as it has rarely been seen.
NASA says it has further evidence that Jupiter’s moon Europa is expelling large plumes of water into space.
The annular solar eclipse was perfectly visible from the French island of Reunion, as well as Madagascar and other locations across Central Africa.
For the first time in 49 years the summer solstice has coincided with a full moon.
The rare celestial event was caused by the combination of a lunar eclipse with a so-called “supermoon”. That’s what the moon is called when it is in
This Sunday night, Earth will have a Supermoon Eclipse, its first in 33 years! It is important to note that there are two things happening here at
On the last evening of July a second full moon occurred, which is called a blue moon. As the photos below show it has nothing to do with the colour
Every calendar month has a full moon. This July will see two. The first occurred on July 2, the second July 31. And this is called a blue moon. The
It lasted less than five minutes. But despite being the shortest lunar eclipse of the century, stargazers on the west coast of the United States
Thousands of people gathered at one of France’s most famous sites, Mont Saint-Michel, on Saturday to watch what has been billed as “the high tide of
Saturn’s battered moon Mimas may have a thin global ocean buried miles beneath its icy surface, raising the prospect of another “life-friendly”
Observers in the Roppongi Hills area of Tokyo were among the lucky ones able to observe a stunning lunar eclipse on Wednesday.
Evening viewers in
On Wednesday, October 8, the moon will pass in Earth’s shadow, causing a total lunar eclipse.
The spectacle will be visible to the naked eye. At
Last night was your last chance to see one of 2014’s Supermoons, three of which have graced our night skies this year. You could hardly have missed