Flowing water on Vesta?

We’re back! Hello fellow space enthusiasts, this weeks topic is the revelation that, once upon a time, Vesta may have harboured water. Vesta is the second biggest asteroid in the asteroid belt, with a diameter of 326 miles (525 kilometers). New images from NASA’s DAWN spacecraft show what appear to be gullies carved into the…

Dozenal VS Decimal

Hello again! Slight change of topic, Sundays are now going to be for our weekly Maths blog. We wanted to start with something big and opinionated, so here it is! Just a bit of knowledge before we start: -Donzenal is base 12, the numbers used in base 12 are 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5,…

Beagle 2, finally found!

Hello once again! As I am sure most space enthusiasts out there are aware, the Beagle 2 spacecraft has finally been spotted on the surface of Mars, a decade after its apparent crash landing. It is now clear, thanks to the MRO (Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter), that is was only in the final stages of deployment…