Sometimes we toss comments, more than discussing, about leaving Earth for another planet. Well – That would be a kind of a journey. Freja, a space engineer student at Luleå tekniska universitet, wrote an essay that might give you some perspective on a journey to a planet, orbiting another star. In-betweeners – by Freja Andrea Dyrbye […]

Combining imagination and mathematics improves understanding

Loading new images of a full Moon rising over the Ostrobothnia countryside fueled my imagination. What would I see in the sky if I could make the planet Trappist-1d change places with the Earth? In the compact planet system around the ultra-cool brown dwarf star Trappist-1, the neighbour planets are almost within reach. Ok. Not exactly […]