#Artemis

The road to assembling NASAs mega-rocket.

1 month ago — Long Read

Nasa has announced that it has assembled the first Space Launch System (SLS) rocket. The massive SLS is designed to have enough power to carry humans to the Moon later...

Infographic – How is NASA assembling its huge SLS rocket?

1 month ago — Long Read

In the next few days NASA will finalise the first assembly of its huge SLS rocket. The rocket is part of the Artemis mission to take humans back to the...

Artemis: how ever changing US space policy may push back the next Moon landing

5 months ago — Deep Dive

Harrison Schmitt and Eugene Cernan blasted off from the Taurus-Littrow valley on the Moon in their lunar module Challenger on December 14 1972. Five days later, they splashed down safely...

Solid Rocket Moon Booster fired up for critical test

11 months ago — Quick Read

Today NASA, alongside engineering giant Northrop Grumman, celebrated after they successfully ignited a massive solid rocket booster in Utah. The two-minute test put the Solid Rocket Booster (SRB) hardware through...