Watch NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Attempt to Capture a Sample of Asteroid Bennu

11 months ago — Quick Read

Tonight (Tuesday 20th October) will see NASA attempt to set its' OSIRIS-REx spacecraft down to the surface of Bennu.

Space Milestone to look forward to this year

2 years ago — Deep Dive

Space missions to look forward to in 2020 Last year was an excellent year for space exploration, with the icing on the Christmas cake the first ever image acquired of...

Computer simulations reveals how the Moons huge Orientale Crater formed

5 years ago — Long Read

A collaboration between Imperial College London and Brown University has allowed Scientists to create a new model of how they think the Orientale impact basin, a huge bullseye-shaped crater on...

NASA Successfully launch OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission

5 years ago — Long Read

Good news today as Dante Lauretta, NASA's principal investigator for the OSIRIS-REx mission, said in a post-launch press conference that the launch team had "got everything just exactly perfect" and...