In this episode of the podcast, TechCentral editor Duncan McLeod interviews Major-General Charles Boden, who served as the administrator of Nasa from 2009 until his retirement last year.
A Martian dust storm covering a quarter of the planet threatens to end a 15-year exploration mission by Nasa’s Mars Opportunity rover. Operators at Nasa’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory attempted to contact
The US Air Force has delayed the launch of its first Global Positioning System III satellite from this month to October at the earliest as it reviews the upgraded rocket that Elon Musk’s SpaceX plans to use to boost it into
For centuries, humans have wondered about the possibility of other Earths orbiting distant stars. Perhaps some of these alien worlds would harbour strange forms of life or have unique and telling histories or futures
Thank you for listening to the TechCentral podcast. In this episode, Duncan McLeod talks to former Nasa deputy chief technologist Jim Adams about everything from the Square Kilometre Array to the search for alien
Elon Musk’s SpaceX moved closer to another orbital frontier as regulators advanced its application to launch a low-orbit constellation of satellites and join a jostling field of operators trying to cash in on