Houston Medical Students to Speak Live with NASA Astronaut on Space Station

21.09.2018 20:15, NASA Breaking News

Medical students from The University of Texas Health Sciences Center (UTHealth) in Houston will speak with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station next week.

European Space Talks: sharing our passion for space

21.09.2018 17:10, ESA Top News

The European Space Talks initiative will give you, as a member of the European space community, the opportunity to join other space professionals, researchers and enthusiasts in presenting your latest research, activities or interests...

Talking sea-level

21.09.2018 16:30, ESA Top News

Scientists from all over the world are meeting in the Azores to talk about satellite altimeters and sea-level rise. Watch the opening session live on 24 September at 09:00 GMT (11:00 CEST)

Week in images

21.09.2018 15:30, ESA Top News

Our week through the lens: 17 - 21 September 2018

Three Earth Explorer ideas selected

21.09.2018 12:40, ESA Top News

As part of ESA’s continuing commitment to realise cutting-edge satellite missions to advance scientific understanding of our planet and to show how new technologies can be used in space, three new ideas have been chosen to compete as...

São Miguel

21.09.2018 10:05, ESA Top News

Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2 takes us over São Miguel in the Azores

Earth from Space

21.09.2018 10:05, ESA Top News

In this week's edition, discover the largest island of the Azores: São Miguel

NASA Updates Live Coverage of Japanese Cargo Launch, Delays Spacewalks

20.09.2018 23:25, NASA Breaking News

Delayed due to inclement weather, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) now is targeting 1:52 p.m. EDT Saturday, Sept. 22 (2:52 a.m. Sept. 23 in Japan), for the launch of its unpiloted H-II Transfer Vehicle-7 (HTV-7) cargo spacecraft.

Recent tectonics on Mars

20.09.2018 11:00, ESA Top News

These prominent trenches were formed by faults that pulled the planet’s surface apart less than 10 million years ago.

NASA Updates Preview Briefing for International Space Station Spacewalks, Live Coverage

20.09.2018 00:49, NASA Breaking News

Experts from NASA will preview two upcoming spacewalks outside the International Space Station to continue upgrades to the orbiting laboratory’s power system in a briefing at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, Sept. 27, at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in...

Gaia hints at our Galaxy’s turbulent life

19.09.2018 19:00, ESA Top News

ESA’s star mapping mission, Gaia, has shown our Milky Way galaxy is still enduring the effects of a near collision that set millions of stars moving like ripples on a pond.

Space street art

19.09.2018 14:00, ESA Top News

Technology image of the week: Graffiti without Gravity winner Shane Sutton decorates a test facility at ESA’s technical heart

Space street art

19.09.2018 14:00, ESA Top News

Technology image of the week: Graffiti without Gravity winner Shane Sutton decorates a test facility at ESA’s technical heart

Going off-road in the search for dark skies

19.09.2018 10:47, ESA Top News

An out-of-this-world mobile observatory, developed in collaboration with Nissan Design Europe in London, UK, was unveiled at the 2018 Hannover Motor Show this week, proving that the sky is never the limit.

ExoMars highlights radiation risk for Mars astronauts, and watches as dust storm subsides

19.09.2018 09:00, ESA Top News

Astronauts on a mission to Mars would be exposed to at least 60% of the total radiation dose limit recommended for their career during the journey itself to and from the Red Planet, according to data from the ESA-Roscosmos ExoMars...

Orion’s first Service Module integration complete

18.09.2018 16:35, ESA Top News

Last week at the Airbus integration hall in Bremen, Germany, technicians installed the last radiator on the European Service Module for NASA’s Orion spacecraft marking the module’s finished integration. ESA’s European service module...

Banking on exploration

18.09.2018 10:43, ESA Top News

Human and robotic exploration image of the week: Field trip to the Dolomites for week two of the Pangaea geology training course

NASA Hosts Science Chat on Upcoming Historic Planetary Encounter

17.09.2018 22:27, NASA Breaking News

Members of NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft team will host a Science Chat at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Sept. 19, on humanity’s farthest planetary flyby, scheduled to occur Jan. 1 when the spacecraft encounters a mysterious object in the Kuiper Belt...

NASA Names Holly Ridings New Chief Flight Director

17.09.2018 19:47, NASA Breaking News

NASA has named Holly Ridings its new chief flight director, making her the first woman to lead the elite group that directs human spaceflight missions from the Mission Control Center at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.

ESA opens its doors

17.09.2018 12:13, ESA Top News

Register now for European Researchers Night at ESA