Martian Meteorites: A Time Capsule of the Red Planet’s Surface

Once a part of the Red Planet’s surface, Martian Meteorites have provided scientists with a lot of information about the Mars’s makeup over the years.


Return Flight from the Moon

On July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 reached the Moon. Millions watched as Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took their first steps on the surface. The United States had reached the Moon before the Soviet Union, and the first part of President Kennedy’s objective to the nation, of “landing a man on the moon and …


Time Capsule in the Stars: Exploring Voyager 1’s Golden Record

Earlier this month, NASA announced that the Voyager 1 probe had successfully entered interstellar space; the first human-made object to do so. As the probe continues forth into the vast unknown, it carries with it a special collection of “welcome signs” for any life forms it may encounter. Known as the Voyager Golden Record, this …