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Ingenuity is airborne (as is oxygen) on Mars

It was a big week for NASA and Mars. Ingenuity, the helicopter that hitched a ride to Mars on the belly of Perseverance (check out …

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Virgin Galactic, already onto SpaceShip III

In our last post, we did a little dive into the history of commercial space travel and introduced the dearMoon competition. Continuing on in our …

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dearMoon and the history of private space travel

With SpaceX’s Starship in the news for a few explosive issues, we’ve started to wonder more about the prospects for commercial space flight. A few …

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Ingenuity, the first powered flight on Mars

Perseverance is a science mission, and as part of that mission, they’re testing out new technologies. The Ingenuity helicopter (named by competition winner Vaneeza Rupani) …

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Cameras in space – a history and aboard Perseverance

Perseverance isn’t the first visitor to Mars with cameras. I thought I would recommend a post by B&H that documented the history of some of …

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Mars is bleak and beautiful

In the last post, we admired the first images shared by Perseverance after landing on the 18th of February 2021. Since then, the rover has …

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Hello Mars!

Perseverance has officially landed

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Who else is exploring Mars?

NASA are loud and proud about Perseverance and the landing on 18th February 2021. But they’ll have plenty of company out there. Let’s take a look at the Hope Probe and Tianwen-1.

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The Perseverance Mission

The NASA Perseverance news briefing

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What to expect from Roving Cosmos

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