Best wishes for a safe landing for Perseverance on Friday morning. Very very exciting (and nerve racking….).
The discovery that the atmosphere of Venus absorbs a precise frequency of microwave radiation has just turned planetary science on its head. An international team of scientists used radio telescopes in Hawaii and Chile to find signs that the clouds on Earth’s neighbouring planet contain tiny quantities of a molecule...
The Einstein lecture delivered for National science week, featuring ACA members Chris Tinney, and Martin Van Kranendonk , for a combined lecture on “Life Among the Stars.” If you missed the livstream then it can be accessed from here.
The Perseverance rover is on track to reach the red planet in February 2021 and begin exploring a crater that held water 3.5 billion years ago.