An Englishman of forty years residence in Wales pontificates about politics (slightly off-message), films and trivia. Secretary of Aberavon and Neath Liberal Democrats. Candidate for Neath in the Westminster elections of 1997 & 2017 and the Welsh general election of 2016.
Tuesday, 1 March 2016
First planetary contact
Fifty years ago, a Soviet spacecraft crashed into the surface of Venus. This was the first contact between a man made object and another planet.