Phoenix heads for Mars landing

Phoenix landsNASA’s latest space probe to Mars, Phoenix, is heading for a landing in the far north of the planet this weekend.

If all goes well, it will dig into the permafrost to look for the basic ingredients for life. Catch up with the latest news in the Mars section of Skymania.

Paul Sutherland

Paul Sutherland

I have been a professional journalist for nearly 40 years. I write regularly for science magazines including BBC Sky at Night magazine, BBC Focus, Astronomy Now and Popular Astronomy. I have also authored three books on astronomy and contributed to others.
Paul Sutherland

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Paul Sutherland

I have been a professional journalist for nearly 40 years. I write regularly for science magazines including BBC Sky at Night magazine, BBC Focus, Astronomy Now and Popular Astronomy. I have also authored three books on astronomy and contributed to others.

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