Apollo 13: Houston, we have a problem

The immortal words that have so often been repeated – these were the words came from the Apollo 13 spacecraft and nearly spelt disaster for the three crew members, John Swigert, Fred Haise and James Lovell. There were problems for the Apollo 13 mission before it even launched though. With Apollo 11 landing on the moon, the […]

Space: The Final Frontier

We know it well from the great works of science fiction that are present in literature, on the small screen and the silver screen as well as the real world explorations of men and women like Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Tim Peake, Yuri Gagarin, Alfred Worden, Valentina Tereshkova, Alexei Leonov, Bruce McCandless and Jim Lovell, so we, at […]