Space

"Space, is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly hugely mindbogglingly big it is. I mean you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist, but that's just peanuts to space, listen..."

How big would the Moon be centred on…

Thought to be around 4.6 billion years old, the Moon is the only natural satellite of Earth. It orbits…

If the Apollo 11 Moon landing had happened at…

The Apollo 11 space flight landed the first humans on Earth's Moon on July 20, 1969. The mission, carried…

If the Mars Spirit Rover had set off from…

Launched on June 10th 2003 from Cape Canaveral, Spirit was the first of two golf-cart-sized rovers headed…

If the Space Shuttle runway was at…

The Kennedy Space Centre Shuttle Landing Facility first opened for flights in 1976, and was specially…

If the International Space Station was based at…

Orbiting at an altitude of 250 statute miles, the permanently manned International Space Station is…

If the Moon landings had taken place at…

On May 25th 1961, US President John F. Kennedy announced that he wanted to send astronauts to the Moon…

If the Saturn V launch pad was positioned over…

On the 9th November 1967, Saturn V was launched from Complex 39. Located on Merritt Island, just north…