Category Archives: Space

Space Shuttle Discovery completes final mission

Yesterday the Space Shuttle Discovery touched down at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida and completed it’s final mission. It brings to a close an amazing record of service which began with it’s delivery to NASA in October 1983 in … Continue reading

Software design matters #2: The Apollo 11 Moon landing

Kick-started┬áby John F Kennedy’s legendary speech, the Apollo space programme was the incredible story of the efforts of over 400,000 people, all aligned towards achieving the goal of landing a man on the moon. We always remember the massive Saturn … Continue reading