• Graphical representation: On the reddish surface of Mars, a small robotic helicopter is on the ground in the foreground with the Nasa logo on its front. In the distance is a rover

    NASA Helicopter On Mars – What Does This Mean For Extra-Planetary Exploration?

    Aleyna Adamson Ingenuity, a small helicopter attached to the belly of the Perseverance rover, landed on Mars in the Jezero crater on 18 February 2021. Its mission is completely independent of the rover’s mission and aims to provide purely a demonstration of technology. With Mars being a distance of...
  • Lettuce Growing in a wooden planter

    Easiest Food To Grow From Home

    Aleyna gives you a list of easy vegetables you can grow yourself!...
  • Cartoon illustration of oger Penrose, Reinhard Genzel, and Andrea Ghez

    Black Hole Researchers Awarded 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics

    Aleyna Adamson  The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to three scientists for their discoveries on black holes. One half of the prize was awarded to Roger Penrose for his discovery that black holes are a direct result of Einstein’s theory of general relativity. The other half was...
  • Salt Water Lakes On Mars

    Aleyna Adamson In 2018, a group of Italian researchers announced evidence to suggest the presence of subsurface lakes at Mars’ southern pole using data from MARSIS (The Mars Advanced Radar for Subsurface and Ionosphere Sounding). Aleyna Adamson looks at some new data which sheds light on the nature of...