Mars Pathfinder
Pathfinder’s view of Sojourner. Credit: NASA

Mars Pathfinder

30/06/2022Written by Catherine Muller

Celebrating Mars Pathfinder - 25 years since the spacecraft delivered a lander and rover to study the Red Planet.

The Outer Space Treaty – What is the Law in Space?

27/01/2022

Marking 55 years since the signing of the Outer Space Treaty: Is this…

30 years of Discovering Exoplanets

20/01/2022

From one ‘Poltergeist’ to plenty more: Celebrating 30 years since the discovery of…

Lyrid Meteor Shower 2022

21/04/2022

In 2022, the Lyrids Meteor Shower peaks late in the evening of 22…

What’s Happening in Space in 2022?

01/01/2022

At the start of 2022, we look ahead at what's happening in space…

Space Highlights 2021

29/12/2021

What happened in space in 2021? This was the year of Mars missions,…

Ursid Meteor Shower 2021

21/12/2021

In 2021, the Ursid meteor shower peaks in the night of 22-23 December,…

How to Celebrate Christmas in Space

20/12/2021

Food, family, presents... How do astronauts celebrate? Discover the past, present and future…

A History of Space Sickness: How to Avoid Throwing Up When There is No ‘Up’

15/12/2021

The unpleasant, gag-inducing history of space sickness.

Previous Next