This infographic depicts the suspenseful 7 minutes it takes for Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory) to get from the top of Mars' atmosphere to its surface. Represented are the Entry, Descent and Landing phases, often referred to simply as "EDL" by JPL.
PHD Comics: Gravitational Waves Explained Simple explanation but really interesting for further understanding on gravitational waves. "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind" Neil Armstrong quote Mehr
An eye-catching infographic of every spacecraft currently exploring (or about to explore) a major object other than the Earth and Sun in space. See our planets with our Range of telescopes from Celestron
“ Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun and due to its proximity it is not easily seen except during twilight. For every two orbits of the Sun Mercury completes three rotations about its axis and up until 1965 it was thought that the same side of.