Category Archives: Space

Arthur C. Clarke

Sad news comes that Arthur C. Clarke has died. I can remember watching his Mysterious World series as a child, and then his books being one of the reasons that got me into SF – particularly Rendezvous with Rama and Childhood’s End. When the first European ATV was launched to the International Space Station last […]

The big blue marble

Areodrnance Survey

The European Space Agency have released ‘walking maps’ of Mars at a 1:200,000 scale (each grid square in that image is 15km square). Maybe that should be my next walk?