Why are we sending worms into space?

Why are we sending worms into space?

By Christopher Gaffney & Bethan Phillips Space launches are some of the most spectacular and nerve wracking events you can witness. And when you are actually involved in one, you realise just how much can go wrong. We are currently in Florida, nervously counting...
What happened to life on Mars?

What happened to life on Mars?

By Monica Grady Monica Grady looks at the recent detection of organic material on Mars and whether this means more evidence of past life on the red planet. It was to a great fanfare of publicity that researchers announced they had found evidence for past life on Mars...