#Lunar lander

The Moon Beckons: The Artemis Program teams up with Jeff Bezos

Long Read

Blue Origin, the spaceflight company founded by Jeff Bezos, has recently secured a significant contract from NASA to build a lunar landing craft. This contract is a testament to the company's commitment to advancing lunar exploration and establishing a sustainable human presence on the Moon. The lunar lander,...

Engineering Podcasts – To the moon and beyond

Long Read

Marking 50 years since the first moon landing, To the moon and beyond is a five-part podcast series from The Conversation. Through interviews with academic experts around the world – from space scientists to historians, lawyers, futurists and a former astronaut – science journalist Miriam Frankel and space...

5 More Moon-landing innovations that changed life on Earth

Deep Dive

Today is the 50th anniversary of the start of the Moon Landing missions. Apollo 11 was launched by a Saturn V rocket from Kennedy Space Center on Merritt Island, Florida, on July 16 at 13:32 UTC kicking off the start of the first successful mission to land mankind...