What’s Happening in Space in 2021?
Mars 2020 rover, artist impression. Credit: NASA

What’s Happening in Space in 2021?

31/12/2020Written by Alex Thompson

2020 brought considerable success in space from all corners of the globe. What will happen in 2021?

Leonid Meteor Shower 2020


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

Happy Birthday Carl Sagan!


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

What’s Happening in Space in November?


As the days grow shorter and the nights draw in, there’s plenty happening…

Taurid Meteor Shower 2020


In 2020, the Taurid meteor shower peaks between 10-11 November, with 5 to…

A Halloween Message from Philae


Philae’s second touchdown site discovered at ‘skull-top’ ridge

What is NASAs Big News?


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

Orionid Meteor Shower 2020


In 2020, the Orionids peak on 20/21 October, with up to 25 meteors…

It’s Getting Busy Up There


The current scale of our space junk problem was revealed this week.

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