Fraser MacDonald

Fraser MacDonald teaches human geography at the University of Edinburgh and blogs at Modern Lives, Modern Landscapes. His latest project is a history of rocket technology.

Written by Fraser MacDonald

James Irwin salutes the US flag on the Moon during the Apollo 15 mission. Photo courtesy of NASA

Essay/
Cosmology
Dark side of the Moon

Like evangelists, astronauts travel far and return with glad tidings. But however high they ascend, they’re only human

Fraser MacDonald