My daughter Izzy is entering the 'Commonwealth Day Service' Competition, to take part in the service at Westminster Abbey on 9th March 2020, London, UK. The school children will get to meet members of the Royal Family if they/she win. The challenge is to write a...
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- In the Space.com forums this week: Perseverance prizes, exploration and breaking theories!on March 6, 2021 at 12:00 pm
This week, the Space.com forums kicked off our Perseverance Prize giveaway, talked space exploration and more. See what's up here.
- NASA names Perseverance rover's Mars touchdown site 'Octavia E. Butler Landing'on March 6, 2021 at 11:32 am
The Perseverance rover's Red Planet touchdown site has been renamed for Octavia E. Butler, the noted African American science fiction author.
- First-ever 'space hurricane' detected over the North Poleon March 6, 2021 at 11:30 am
Astronomers detected the first-known 'space hurricane' raging over the North Pole for 8 hours in 2014, a new study found.
- The top space stories of the week!on March 6, 2021 at 11:29 am
These are the top space stories this week from Space.com.
- Space photos: The most amazing images this week!on March 6, 2021 at 11:29 am
See the best photos on Space.com this week.
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