What’s left after a star explodes.
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By studying old and dead stars, we can discover what will happen to our sun in the far, far future. And it won't end with a big explosion.
Is it ethical for a journalist to report on someone else’s conversation?
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ITV was justified in reporting Olly Robbins' private conversation about Brexit as the public has a right to know the government's plans.
The Sun is a star – but it’s not the only one.
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There are lots of places where it's much, much hotter than the Sun. And the amazing thing is that this heat also makes new atoms - tiny particles that have made their way long ago from stars to us.
The Sun's treatment of Raheem Sterling exposes the ethical failings of its reporting.
It’s open season on the Labour leader in the tabloid press.
What was really behind the Corbyn spy smear.
Lord Justice Leveson with the report from the first part of his 2012 inquiry into press conduct.
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News Group recently settled a number of cases relating to phone-hacking. What does this mean for the long awaited second part of the Leveson Inquiry?
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The science of red skies can also help us understand how stars form.
The media has the power to influence the nation - so why are we letting it promote blatant homophobia?
In the beginning, the Universe expanded very, very fast.
What caused the Big Bang is still a mystery. And that's just one of the many unanswered questions, in spite of everything we do know about the birth of the Universe.
Kelvin MacKenzie in 2012.
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Kelvin MacKenzie's controversial article on footballer Ross Barkley was notable for a lack of basic checks. This tells us more about power dynamics in newsrooms than the competencies of sub-editors.
Liverpool v The Sun.
Liverpool FC has banned the newspaper from its matches. It's a fair result.
Liverpool fans campaigning for a boycott of The Sun at the FA Cup semi-final in 2012.
Liverpool FC has imposed a complete ban on The Sun but it cannot prevent the tabloid newspaper from continuing to cover the club.
Research shows the vastly different ways the two newspapers approach this important issue.
Morning-after triumphalism has given way to caution as the ramifications of Brexit sink in.
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As the news sinks in, a lot of people who voted to Leave are having second thoughts. Many of them journalists.
The truth is out on how the media's reporting of the Hillsborough disaster impacted the public perception of the tragedy, but could the same be said for the British miners' strike?
Vindication at long last.
All UK tabloids, but particularly The Sun, have a lot to answer for with their disgraceful reporting.
Ask her, Michael, go on, ask her.
Picking and choosing your constitutional conventions can be more trouble than it's worth.
We thought the phone hacking scandal would chasten News Corp. We were wrong.
Tempestuous times on the solar surface.
It's the windiest place in the entire solar system – and these storms can be felt here on Earth.
But wait – he’s got a beard!
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It’s increasingly apparent that the Labour Party is muddling through a period of existential crisis. This week’s welfare bill debacle, where 48 MPs wilfully defied the interim leadership’s call for abstention…