COMMENT: Mars: why contamination and planetary protection are key to any search for life

COMMENT: Mars: why contamination and planetary protection are key to any search for life

Press releases   •   Sep 30, 2015 16:28 BST

Rodrigo Ledesma-Aguilar, Senior Lecturer in Physics and Electrical Engineering at Northumbria University comments on why contamination and planetary protection are key to any search for life.

 ‘Lift Off’ for Northumbria University researchers!

‘Lift Off’ for Northumbria University researchers!

Press releases   •   May 25, 2018 16:36 BST

Northumbria University researchers will soon take to the sky as part of a partial gravity flight campaign that will determine how space travel affects astronauts’ spinal muscles.

Northumbria academics launch Astronaut Rehab research at the Life Science Centre’s new Space Zone

Northumbria academics launch Astronaut Rehab research at the Life Science Centre’s new Space Zone

Press releases   •   Feb 13, 2020 16:04 GMT

A new space exhibition that features research from Northumbria University has launched at Newcastle’s Life Science Centre.