A Rare and Wonderful Thing

Working in the space industry has its perks, of that there is no doubt. If you’re an engineer, working on something that will be launched, or possibly even land on another world must rank amongst the highest points in anyone’s career. The superb documentary series “Moon Machines” which can be found online, highlights the personal stories […]

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Hide and Seek, Space is Hard

The last few weeks have proven to be very interesting in space science. Firstly we had the catastrophic explosion on the launch pad of the SpaceX Falcon 9 launch vehicle. Thankfully nobody was seriously injured, and the launch (as have been all in the USA for some time now) was unmanned, with just a satellite, […]

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