December in Space
Meteor from the Geminid Meteor shower. Credit: Dean Rowe

December in Space

26/11/2020Written by Alex Thompson

Thirty rocket launches, 5 space anniversaries, 2 meteor showers and a great conjunction in the night sky.

December in Space

26/11/2020

Thirty rocket launches, 5 space anniversaries, 2 meteor showers and a great conjunction…

China’s Space Race

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In this new space age more countries are pushing forward their own ambitious…

Leonid Meteor Shower 2020

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In 2020, the Leonids peak on the 16 and 17 November, with up…

Happy Birthday Carl Sagan!

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Astronomer, planetary scientist, cosmologist, astrobiologist, science communicator and poet, Carl has been a…

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NASA has called a press conference to share details of an “exciting new…

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