Engineering Space

330,000 miles per hour – The Parker Solar Probe becomes fastest object ever built

1 week ago — Quick Read

NASA 'Parker Solar Probe' has become the fastest object ever built - the probe clocked 330,000 miles per hour as it completed a fly-by and 'touched the sun'. The US...

Zhurong – How the Chinese lander will attempt to touch down on Mars

2 weeks ago — Quick Read

The Chinese Mars lander: how Zhurong will attempt to touch down on the red planet For the first few months of 2021, the Martian atmosphere was buzzing with new visitors...

Nasa Mars Flight Successful!

3 weeks ago — Quick Read

NASA has made history with the first powered flight of a craft on another planet Ingenuity was airborne for just under a minute making it the first powered, controlled flight...

Watch Live – First Flight of the Ingenuity Mars Helicopter

3 weeks ago — Long Read

NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter will make the first attempt at powered flight on another planet this morning - Monday, April 19 at 10:15 (GMT). Ahead of the event, NASA has...

Stunning time-lapse from inside the Crew Dragon

4 weeks ago — Quick Read

Japanese space agency (JAXA) astronaut Soichi Noguchi has created a breath-taking timelapse from inside SpaceX’s Crew Dragon.

Black hole’s magnetic field imaged for the first time

1 month ago — Quick Read

We've imaged a black hole's magnetic field for the first time – here's what it reveals There was a lot of excitement when the Event Horizon Telescope collaboration showed the...