News Aggregator

Fire on Earth

APOD - Sat, 01/09/2018 - 06:00

Sometimes, regions of planet Earth light up with fire. Sometimes, regions of planet Earth light up with fire.


Stripping ESO 137-001

APOD - Fri, 31/08/2018 - 17:00

Stripping ESO 137-001 Stripping ESO 137-001


Week in images

ESA Top News - Fri, 31/08/2018 - 14:30

Our week through the lens:
27 - 31 August 2018

BepiColombo science orbiters stacked together

ESA Top News - Fri, 31/08/2018 - 10:00

The two science orbiters of the joint ESA-JAXA BepiColombo mission are connected in their launch configuration and the European science orbiter and transport module have been given the go-ahead to be loaded with propellants.

Summer brown

ESA Top News - Fri, 31/08/2018 - 09:00

With much of Europe recently subjected to a prolonged heatwave, brown was certainly the trending colour this summer – and in World Water Week, a reminder of the importance of water

Messier 20 and 21

APOD - Thu, 30/08/2018 - 15:00

Messier 20 and 21 Messier 20 and 21


European Space Talks: sharing our passion for space

ESA Top News - Thu, 30/08/2018 - 10:30

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 in space.

Flying on the edge

ESA Top News - Thu, 30/08/2018 - 09:30

Operations image of the week: remembering a remarkable mission this World Water Week — GOCE — the satellite that studied Earth's oceans from the edge of space

It's hammer time

ESA Top News - Wed, 29/08/2018 - 15:20

Technology image of the week: ESA’s Water Hammer Test Bench simulates the vital moment when a satellite’s propulsion system first comes to life

Comet Heart and Soul

APOD - Wed, 29/08/2018 - 13:00

Comet  Heart and Soul Comet Heart and Soul


Cool water

ESA Top News - Tue, 28/08/2018 - 15:05

Human and robotic exploration image of the week: Water recycling unit at Concordia research station in Antarctica

Asteroid Ryugu from Hayabusa2

APOD - Tue, 28/08/2018 - 11:00

This big space diamond has an This big space diamond has an


Artwork unveiled on exoplanet satellite

ESA Top News - Mon, 27/08/2018 - 16:00

Two plaques etched with thousands of miniaturised drawings made by children have been unveiled in a dedicated ceremony held today in Switzerland.

Footprints of water

ESA Top News - Mon, 27/08/2018 - 10:00

Space Science Image of the Week: These crisscrossed lines trace the footprints of the Mars Express radar investigation that points to buried water

World Water Week: ESA's role in easing water scarcity

ESA Top News - Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:40

Water is crucial to life on Earth. But today, its overexploitation and pollution present challenges for the environment, economies and global living standards. These issues are addressed by the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the annual World Water Week, which runs from 26–31 August 2018 in Stockholm.

Glowing Elements in the Soul Nebula

APOD - Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:00

Stars are forming in the Soul of the Queen of Aethopia. Stars are forming in the Soul of the Queen of Aethopia.


Shedding light on shallow waters

ESA Top News - Mon, 27/08/2018 - 07:39

Keeping an eye on our waters is more important than ever, as widespread drought continues to sweep Europe this summer.

Active Prominences on a Quiet Sun

APOD - Sun, 26/08/2018 - 07:00

Why is the Sun so quiet? Why is the Sun so quiet?


Asperitas Clouds Over New Zealand

APOD - Sat, 25/08/2018 - 18:00

What kind of clouds are these? What kind of clouds are these?


Seeing Titan

APOD - Fri, 24/08/2018 - 16:00

Shrouded in a thick atmosphere, Shrouded in a thick atmosphere,


Syndicate content