One of my favourite things about picking up a good Space Opera novel is reading about the planets that the author has invented. Some of them
The Eagle Nebula is 7,000 light-years from Earth in the constellation Serpens. This particular column of gas and dust is an enormous 91.7 trillion kilometres long.
This would have to be one of my favourite pictures. Taken from the space shuttle Discovery in August 2005, the International Space Station is poised
Isn’t this stunning? A camera aboard the International Space Station took this picture of the Japanese HTV-4 cargo spacecraft returning to Earth on 7 September
It would be remiss of me not to write a quick post about Arthur C. Clarke on the sixth anniversary of his death. I was