#Space Mission

Ariel Spacecraft Passes Crucial Design Review, Bringing ESA Exoplanet Mission Closer to Reality

Long Read

The European Space Agency's (ESA) Ariel exoplanet mission reached an important milestone on December 5th, 2023, when its preliminary spacecraft design successfully passed a key ESA review board. This latest approval formally concludes Ariel's initial design phase after 19 months of refinement to structural specifications and interface requirements....

Chandrayaan-3 – India hopes to land a rover on the Moon for the first time

Deep Dive

On Wednesday August 23, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) mission Chandrayaan-3 will deploy its lander and rover to the surface of the Moon. The Vikram lander should carry the rover to the lunar surface. ISRO, Author provided As the name suggests, this is the third mission in...

Voyager 2: NASA’s Succeed in Restoring Contact with the Farthest Spacecraft

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In the vast expanse of space, billions of miles away from Earth, lies Voyager 2, a spacecraft that has been on a remarkable journey since its launch in 1977. Last month an incorrect command sent from Earth caused the spacecraft's antenna to tilt away, severing the communication link...