Watch – Lighting Strikes Moon-bound mega rocket

4 months ago — Quick Read

Amazing footage has emerged of four lightning bolts hitting the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket which is being prepped for its upcoming Artemis I mission.

How Artemis 1 will pave the way for a human return to the Moon

7 months ago — Deep Dive

On December 19 1972, astronauts Eugene Cernan, Harrison Schmitt and Ronald Evans splashed down safely in the Pacific Ocean, ending the Apollo 17 lunar mission. They were the last people...

Orion capsule stacked on top of Artemis 1 as moon mission approaches

9 months ago — Long Read

The final preparations have started for Nasa’s Artemis launch - the first step of the US space agencies plan to return astronauts to moon. Artemis I will be the first...

Uncrewed flights to the Moon to start February 2022

10 months ago — Quick Read

US Space Agency NASA has announced plans for the start of uncrewed flights around the Moon in 2020. The plan will see the Orion capsule launched using NASA's Space Launch...

The road to assembling NASAs mega-rocket.

1 year 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 year 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...