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Is there a rogue planet in the Solar System?
Astronomers at the University of Sheffield have shown that 'Planet 9' – an unseen planet on the edge of our Solar System – probably formed closer to home than previously thought.Full story>
Unlocking the mysteries of the universe
A team of scientists has reported fascinating new insights into the way neutrinos and antineutrinos behave – all part of the groundbreaking research programme that Sheffield physics students can contribute to with their own research projects.Full story>
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