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Ingenuity Mars helicopter sends positive status update

9 months ago — Quick Read

NASA is reporting a positive status update from its Ingenuity Mars helicopter after it touched down onboard the Ingenuity rover last week. The update comes before the craft prepares for...

Engineering Questions – Could we move the Earth? We get a rocket scientist to explain

3 years ago — Deep Dive

In the Chinese science fiction film The Wandering Earth, recently released on Netflix, humanity attempts to change the Earth’s orbit using enormous thrusters in order to escape the expanding sun...

Japan’s moon rover is a … Toyota?

3 years ago — Quick Read

The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has revealed it is teaming up with car maker Toyota to create the pressurized vehicle needed to transport two astronauts across 10,000 kilometres of...