Editor’s Note: This is an archive image from 2006. Gibraltar Bay, located near the southernmost tip of the Iberian Peninsula in the western Mediterranean Sea, is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 14 crewmember on the International Space Station. According to scientists, the famous Rock of Gibraltar that forms the northeastern border of [...]
Seven years in the making, the probe that will travel to Titan has undergone many tests. First hand accounts from scientists behind the awesome mission in this video clip from the BBC.
The moons of Jupiter and Saturn: Astronomers are learning more and more about the moons of our solar system. Ultra long-distance probes are opening up new opportunities, allowing scientists to study them on the same level as the moons’ mother planets. In this edition of “Space”, the astral satellites that make up the systems of [...]