Space travel has its dangers, well know that. However, probably one of the last things to happen on a mission is that you are left behind on a planet that cannot support life, as we know it.
When a manned mission to Mars is cut short, one astronaut is left behind. The crew of Ares 3 think that Mark Watney has been killed in a devastating storm;
Landing on the Moon was one of those moments in history that stopped the world for a while and even today, the thought of humans walking on the Moon is the stuff that legends are made from. But, it does not stop there, the Apollo space programme may have ended a long time ago, but […]
If there is just one thing that has turned out to be disappointing about living in the 21st Century, it has to be that most of the predictions from science fiction have not materialised yet. There is no space travel, time travel or free energy, well not that we know of.