SpaceX Successfully Launches Mysterious Zuma

2 months ago — 0.5 min read

2017 was a record year for SpaceX with 18 successful launches. In 2018 the company continued to build on that achievement with another successful launch for the US government.

The UK Space Agency Wants Your Ideas

2 months ago — 1 min read

Interested in a share of £50,000? SatelLife Challenge, spearheaded by the UK Space Agency, is looking for the innovative satellite ideas from the UK’s young engineers and scientists. The goal...

Contact lost with Russian satellite after being set to launch from wrong Cosmodrome

2 months ago — 0.5 min read

The most embarrassing engineering blunder of the year might well be the loss of a Soyuz-2.1b rocket launched last month from the Vostochny cosmodrome. A Soyuz-2.1a launched from the Vostochny...

History through Engineering – Flying chariots and exotic birds

3 months ago — 4.5 min read

how 17th century dreamers planned to reach the moon People have been dreaming about space travel for hundreds of years, long before the arrival of the spectacular technologies behind space...

NASA wants VR Headset Owners Follow in Curiosity’s Tracks on Mars

3 months ago — 0.5 min read

The growing demand for alternative VR experiences is propelling NASA to offer new and exciting ways to interact with its recent missions. Access Mars provides anyone with a VR or...

Have Engineers Just Discovered the Perfect Spot to Build an Underground Colony on the Moon?

4 months ago — 1 min read

Lunar scientists have discovered a lunar chasm measuring 50km long and 100 meters wide. Could this be used as a base for astronauts and their equipment in future? The eastern...