A picture of Carolan Crater near the planet Mercury’s north pole, taken by the Messenger satellite while in orbit around the planet. Credit: NASA

A crater on the surface of the planet Mercury has been named in honour of the Irish musician and composer Turlough O’Carolan. The announcement comes l(...)

People have been invited to submit possible names for five impact craters on Mercury - the planet in our solar system that lies closest to the sun

Putting your name up in lights is enough for some but how about putting a name up on the surface of the planet Mercury?People have been invited to sub(...)