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Hyderabad

ESA Top News - Fri, 13/04/2018 - 09:05

Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2A takes us over Hyderabad in southern India

Earth from Space

ESA Top News - Fri, 13/04/2018 - 09:05

This week's edition features a Sentinel-2A image of one of the largest metropolitan areas in India: Hyderabad

Painting with Jupiter

APOD - Fri, 13/04/2018 - 07:00

Painting with Jupiter Painting with Jupiter


Training day

ESA Top News - Thu, 12/04/2018 - 16:10

Human spaceflight and robotic exploration image of the week: ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst training ahead of his summer launch to the Space Station

Mars impact crater or supervolcano?

ESA Top News - Thu, 12/04/2018 - 10:00

These images from ESA’s Mars Express show a crater named Ismenia Patera on the Red Planet. Its origin remains uncertain: did a meteorite smash into the surface or could it be the remnants of a supervolcano?

Top tomatoes thanks to Mars missions

ESA Top News - Thu, 12/04/2018 - 06:47

Next time you eat a tomato or sweet pepper, take a closer look, because there’s a good chance that its healthy appearance is thanks to one of US President Barack Obama’s speeches and ESA research for sending people on long space missions.

NGC 3324 in Carina

APOD - Thu, 12/04/2018 - 06:00

NGC 3324 in Carina NGC 3324 in Carina


NGC 289: Swirl in the Southern Sky

APOD - Wed, 11/04/2018 - 17:00

About 70 million light-years distant, gorgeous spiral galaxy NGC 289 is larger About 70 million light-years distant, gorgeous spiral galaxy NGC 289 is larger


New dimension in design

ESA Top News - Wed, 11/04/2018 - 08:00

Technology image of the week: A 3D alternative to conventional circuit boards for space

Mars Express v2.0

ESA Top News - Wed, 11/04/2018 - 06:33

Every so often, your smartphone or tablet receives new software to improve its functionality and extend its life. Now, ESA’s Mars Express is getting a fresh install, delivered across over 150 million km of space.

Intrepid Crater on Mars from Opportunity

APOD - Tue, 10/04/2018 - 15:00

The robotic rover Opportunity sometimes passes small craters on Mars. The robotic rover Opportunity sometimes passes small craters on Mars.


Crusty detail

ESA Top News - Tue, 10/04/2018 - 13:10

The magnetic field generated by Earth crust has been mapped in greater detail than ever before, thanks largely to ESA’s Swarm mission

Swarm tracks elusive ocean magnetism

ESA Top News - Tue, 10/04/2018 - 12:00

The magnetic field is arguably one of the most mysterious features of our planet. ESA’s Swarm mission is continually yielding more insight into how our protective shield is generated, how it behaves and how it is changing. Adding yet another string to its bow, Swarm is now tracking changes in the magnetic field produced in the oceans in more detail that ever before.

The Milky Way over the Seven Strong Men Rock Formations

APOD - Mon, 09/04/2018 - 13:00

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ExoMars poised to start science mission

ESA Top News - Mon, 09/04/2018 - 10:00

The ExoMars orbiter will soon begin its search for gases that may be linked to active geological or biological activity on the Red Planet.

Cloudy Venus

ESA Top News - Mon, 09/04/2018 - 08:10

Space Science Image of the Week: ESA's Venus Express shows our sister planet's atmosphere to be an alien and dynamic place, with unique clouds and behaviour

Moons, Rings, Shadows, Clouds: Saturn (Cassini)

APOD - Sun, 08/04/2018 - 11:00

While cruising around Saturn, While cruising around Saturn,


I Brought You the Moon

APOD - Sat, 07/04/2018 - 09:00

I love you so much that I brought you the Moon.  I love you so much that I brought you the Moon.


Week In Images

ESA Top News - Fri, 06/04/2018 - 14:15

Our week through the lens:
2-6 April 2018

Lake Baikal

ESA Top News - Fri, 06/04/2018 - 09:05

Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-3A takes us over southern Siberia and the world’s largest freshwater lake
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