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Earth from Space

Thu, 15/12/2016 - 12:00

Join us Friday, 16 December, at 10:00 CET for the ‘Earth from Space’ video programme. This week we explore the Spanish province of Seville

Galileo begins serving the globe

Thu, 15/12/2016 - 09:29

Europe’s own Galileo satellite navigation system has begun operating, with the satellites in space delivering positioning, navigation and timing information to users around the globe.

Stork capture

Wed, 14/12/2016 - 16:00

Human spaceflight and robotic exploration image of the week: Grabbing Japan’s supply spaceship with Space Station’s robotic arm

Solar snowstorm

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 14:20

Space Science Image of the Week: This snowstorm-like scene is the result of a powerful solar flare swamping the Sun-watching SOHO satellite

Week In Images

Fri, 09/12/2016 - 14:00

Our week through the lens:
5-9 December 2016

Wolfe Creek

Fri, 09/12/2016 - 10:05

Earth observation image of the week: a Sentinel-2 image of Australia’s Wolfe Creek Crater, also featured on the Earth from Space video programme

Earth from Space

Thu, 08/12/2016 - 14:45

Join us Friday, 9 December, at 10:00 CET for the ‘Earth from Space’ video programme. This week features a Sentinel-2 image of Australia’s Wolfe Creek Crater

Teaching an old satellite new tricks

Thu, 08/12/2016 - 13:21

XMM-Newton is one of Europe’s longest-flying and most productive orbiting observatories, investigating the hot X-ray Universe. Thanks to teamwork and technical innovation, it’s on track to keep flying for a long time yet.

Space selfie

Thu, 08/12/2016 - 12:00

Operations image of the week: XMM-Newton delivers a selfie to mark 17 years of X-ray science success

Europe’s next space chip

Thu, 08/12/2016 - 11:30

Technology image of the week: a close-up of the GR740 next-generation microprocessor set to serve a wide variety of future European space missions