• 16 Jul 2012

    Our planet from space – the sequel

    A month ago I wrote a blog showing off some of the stunning images of our planet that had been captured from space by satellites orbiting the earth.

  • 19 Jun 2012

    Our planet from space

    A few months ago I wrote a blog that showcased the stunning images that are captured by the satellites orbiting our planet.

  • 26 Aug 2009

    Photographs of science correspondent Julian Rush, travelling with British astronaut Tim Peake to see the space shuttle Discovery launch. Pictures courtesy of their cameraman, Dai Baker. Lightning above the lauch pad postpones the Discovery’s first liftoff slot.

  • 26 Aug 2009

    I’m looking for someone to tile my bathroom; do you think I could get NASA to do the job? I’m standing underneath the belly of the Space Shuttle Atlantis in the Orbiter Processing Facility at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida. The urge to reach up and touch the hundreds of heat-streaked tiles on the…

  • 24 Aug 2009

    “You’re Tim Peake, aren’t you?  The new British astronaut?”