Tag Archives: experiment

Credits: ESA/IPEV/PNRA-F. van den Berg

Berlin, we have a problem

“Okay, Berlin, we’ve had a problem here.” Concordia 2016 Taken from ESA-sponsored medical doctor in Antarctica Floris van den Berg’s personal blog: People often refer to Concordia as the “White Mars”, and not just because of the harsh...

Credits: ESA/IPEV/PNRA-F. van den Berg

How to fly a spacecraft

ESA-sponsored medical doctor in Antarctica Floris van den Berg recounts on his blog the training on one of the more exciting experiments — spaceflight training… On November 6th, 1985, Wubbo Ockels safely landed with the Challenger Space...

Life by moonlight

I last saw the sun 63 days ago 4 May as it crept below the horizon for the last time for the next 100 days...