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Deep space CubeSat

ESA Top News - Wed, 21/06/2017 - 09:44

Technology image of the week: A small spacecraft for a small asteroid – presenting ESA’s M–ARGO CubeSat concept

Le Bourget Day 2

ESA Top News - Wed, 21/06/2017 - 08:30

Roundup of Day 2 at the Paris Air and Space Show, 20 June

Ice Cubes

ESA Top News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 16:40

David Parker, ESA Director of Space Exploration, explains 'Ice Cubes' - a new commercial opportunity to run experiments and conduct research on the International Space Station

M89: Elliptical Galaxy with Outer Shells and Plumes

APOD - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 16:00

Can you see them? Can you see them?


Experiment cube

ESA Top News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 15:50

Human spaceflight and robotic exploration image of the week: Ice Cube commercial service in Columbus space laboratory mockup

Space Exploration

ESA Top News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 15:35

Presenting Europe’s vision for space exploration with human spaceflight director David Parker, at the Paris Air and Space show, 20 June

Gravitational wave mission selected, planet-hunting mission moves forward

ESA Top News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 15:30

The LISA trio of satellites to detect gravitational waves from space has been selected as the third large-class mission in ESA’s Science programme, while the Plato exoplanet hunter moves into development.

Pushing the limits

ESA Top News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 12:50

Replay interaction with ESA DG and member state delegates on the evolution of our Agency, Paris Air and Space show 20 June

Interview CNES President

ESA Top News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 12:45

Interview with Jean-Yves Le Gall, President of CNES, at the Paris Air and Space show 20 June

Media Conference

ESA Top News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 11:35

Replay of ESA's media conference with DG Jan Woerner and ESA Directors, at the Paris Air and Space Show, 19 June 2017

Le Bourget Day 1

ESA Top News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 08:30

Roundup of Day 1 at the Paris Air and Space Show, 19 June 2017

Return to the blue

ESA Top News - Mon, 19/06/2017 - 16:03

How do you prepare for space missions on Earth? One way is to simulate an expedition into space underwater. Yesterday, six aquanauts dived almost 20 m to the sea floor where they will spend 10 days living and working below the waves.

Thomas at Le Bourget

ESA Top News - Mon, 19/06/2017 - 14:30

Astronaut Thomas Pesquet on the science of his Proxima mission, space and aeronautics careers and a special message for younger viewers

The Great Nebula in Carina

APOD - Mon, 19/06/2017 - 14:00

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Into the storm

ESA Top News - Mon, 19/06/2017 - 13:05

Space Science Image of the Week: A maelstrom of glowing gas and dark dust in one of the Milky Way’s satellite galaxies

DG at Le Bourget

ESA Top News - Mon, 19/06/2017 - 10:00

Director General Jan Woerner introduces ESA highlights at this year's Paris Air and Space Show, 19 June 2017

Magnetic space tug could target dead satellites

ESA Top News - Mon, 19/06/2017 - 07:44

Derelict satellites could in future be grappled and removed from key orbits around Earth with a space tug using magnetic forces.

An Unusual Hole in Mars

APOD - Sun, 18/06/2017 - 12:00

What created this unusual hole in Mars? What created this unusual hole in Mars?


IC 418: The Spirograph Nebula

APOD - Sat, 17/06/2017 - 10:00

What is creating the strange texture of IC 418?  What is creating the strange texture of IC 418?


Week In Images

ESA Top News - Fri, 16/06/2017 - 14:40

Our week through the lens:
12-16 June 2017
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