Uncovering the universe, exoplanets

With the recent discovery of the 7 probably habitable exoplanets by the NASA we considered that it was a good idea to give some more insight into the relevance of the discoveries for science. Let us start by remarking that exoplanets are known as planets orbiting arround a star different from the sun. Following this … Continue reading Uncovering the universe, exoplanets


Seting a Path to Space

I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious - Albert Einstein Albert Einstein's quote shows the relevance of a magnificent trait from humanity, their curiosity. We as humans thrive for discoveries and exploration, reaching for the unreachable, shining light upon the most profound truths and finally learning about them. We could have stayed … Continue reading Seting a Path to Space

Taking off

Credit: ESA–S. Corvaja, 2014

Darkness, Emptiness, Harshness,  Unmeasurable, Desolated, Silent.  All the aforementioned terms have been used to describe outer space for ages with very little change. We as engineers, trying to deepen our understanding of the many possibilities that space provides, disagree with those terms. Our aim with this blog is to provide a deeper insight into the richness of … Continue reading Taking off