Archive June 2017

Japan plans to put a man on moon by 2030

2 years ago — Quick Read

Today Japan revealed its ambitious plan to put an astronaut on the Moon by 2030. A new proposal from the country's space agency would see astronaut venturing beyond the International...

World First – Floating Wind Farm starts to take shape off coast of Scotland

2 years ago — Quick Read

Turbines for a £200m floating wind farm are set to be towed from Norway across the North Sea and moored to seabed off north-east Scotland. The Hywind project - which...

HMS Queen Elizabeth – Royal Navy’s largest ever warship – sets sail

2 years ago — Long Read

The Royal Navy's largest ever aircraft carrier left its home port for the first time on Monday.

James Webb Telescope: Telescope moves to Vacuum Test Chamber A, Johnson Space Center, Houston

2 years ago — Quick Read

The James Webb Telescope has moved into Test Chamber A, where NASA Engineers will simulate an environment where the telescope close to that of space. This phase of testing is...

Queens Speech marks the start of the countdown to the UK’s first SPACEPORT

2 years ago — Quick Read

This week's Queen's speech introduced new legislation that (regardless of Brexit) could make the UK the go-to commercial spaceport in Europe.

Scientists just took a major step towards achieving nuclear fusion

2 years ago — Quick Read

Viable fusion energy on Earth has been the dream since the dawn of the Atomic Age and engineers have just taken a major step towards achieving nuclear fusion