Why on Earth is NASA building this football-shaped thing? Well, this big ol' orb does have a goal (goal? geddit?) and that is to get astronauts up to Mars, with a powerful free kick from the Green Giant. OK, that last bit is made up. Learn more >>
BAE Systems’ high-tech 3D radar system, called Artisan, has been successfully installed to the Royal Navy’s future aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth. This amazing time lapse shows the whole thing in action. Read More >>
Back on November 23rd, the Pico do Fogo volcano on Cape Verde's Fogo island erupted. This image shows how that incident looked when it was captured by the Sentinel-1A satellite's radar sensors. Scientists are using these images to help them map the volcano's subsurface magmatic system.
This radar image of Tokyo was acquired by the European Space Agency's Sentinel-1A satellite earlier this year. The data is so accurate that it can monitor ground movements down to a few millimetres, which helps urban planners know where they can and can't build.