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Ingenuity: The Little Helicopter That Could

18 Jun 2021

When NASA’s Perseverance rover safely touched down on the red planet in early 2021, it... Read more

Supermoons and Eclipses 2021

20 May 2021

Whenever supermoons and eclipses make the news, people’s interest in the night sky soars. Big... Read more

NASA regains access to space from US soil

May 7, 2021

In the early morning hours of 21 July 2011, NASA’s space shuttle Atlantis landed at the Kennedy shuttle landing complex in Florida. It may have looked like a standard space shuttle landing, but...Read More

A Success in Perseverance

March 12, 2021

After a 6-month, 480,000,000-kilometre journey through deep space, NASA’s Perseverance rover finally reached Mars in the morning hours of February 19th, 2021. It endured the entire EDL (Entry,...Read More

Humans Persevere to Mars

February 4, 2021

Mark your calendars! February 19 will be a day to remember, as NASA’s most advanced rover ever built, Perseverance, heads for the surface of Mars. In just a few short weeks, people all over the...Read More

Landing on an asteroid

November 9, 2020

Why has a team from NASA just spent more than two years looking for the ideal parking spot on an asteroid called Bennu? Find out why the OSIRIS-REX mission is so important and what scientists are...Read More

Mars is ready for its close-up in 2020!

October 2, 2020

Mars Opposition 2020 In the skies above us, the planets orbit at different rates. Sometimes those orbits align to give us a close-up view of something special and over the next couple of months...Read More