A Russian rocket carrying British astronaut Tim Peake into space has blasted off from Kazakhstan in a spectacular display of fire and thunder.
Major Tim Peake is to carry out a UK-designed test to check for problems suffered by astronauts caused by increased brain pressure during his mission to the International Space Station (ISS).
A £25,000 planetarium at Moray's newest visitor attraction has proved a star attraction among youngsters keen to learn about space.
WATCH: Stunning footage of milky way, shooting stars and Northern Lights at same time over Scots loch
A north artist has created an visually spectacular video of Loch More, in Caithness. Macij Winiarczyk, based in Wick uploaded the incredible footage to twitter earlier today (October 16). My Milky Way shot photobombed by nature's fireworks.Loch More, Caithness, Scotland on 08 October 2015 pic.twitter.com/weORkSjyme — Maciej Winiarczyk (@spider72maciek) October 16, 2015
For many of us, the prospect of a journey into space holds the promise of fascinating insight and intrigue.
The life and work of a Moray astronomer who died last year has been celebrated in an event near his hometown.
An asteroid is heading for earth at speed of more than 23,000 miles per hour…
Press and Journal readers from across the country have been submitting stunning photographs of this morning's solar eclipse.
A spot on the north-east coast has been earmarked as one of the best places in the world to view a once in a lifetime solar eclipse.
There mesmerising images show how the north of Scotland looks from space.
When redesigning a bedroom the position of the bed and storage in the room are the most important starting points according to Barbara Genda Bespoke Furniture.
It might seem like a rather dreicht day down here on Earth, but from this picture taken from the International Space Station, Scotland is looking quite bonnie indeed.
Scientists who sent a robot to Mars are celebrating with a selfie after it tallied up 687 earth days on the planet - otherwise known as a Martian year.
A father and son from Inverness have sent a weather balloon into space, capturing breathtaking footage of the Highlands.
A north-east man will have to wait to hear if he has made the cut for a simulated mission to Mars.
A Highland pilot who has manned test flights for the world's first tourist spaceship has described the moment he first travelled to an altitude of 71,000 feet.