British technology to turn Moon dust into oxygen

British engineers are fine-tuning a process that will be used to extract oxygen from lunar dust,…

Turning Moon dust into oxygen

British engineers are fine-tuning a process that will be used to extract oxygen from lunar dust,…

Supercapacitors ready to deliver maximum power to space

High-power supercapacitors – already found within terrestrial electric cars, trains, lifts and cranes – are on…

Mysterious dark rays

Some of the most stunning views of our sky occur at sunset, when sunlight pierces the…

Kiruna, Sweden

Image: Kiruna, the northernmost town in Sweden, is featured in this snowy image captured by the…

Earth from Space: Kiruna

Video: 00:03:27 In this week’s edition of the Earth from Space programme, the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission…

Iceberg A-68A: hit or miss?

Image: An enormous iceberg, called A-68A, has made headlines over the past weeks as it drifts…

New Hubble data explains missing dark matter

This image shows the sky around the ultra diffuse galaxies NGC 1052-DF4 and NGC 1052-DF2. It was created…

Gaia's Milky Way discoveries

ESA’s Gaia mission is surveying more than a billion stars in our cosmic neighbourhood to chart…

How can space improve urban planning?

Innovative solutions to urban planning will be explored at an online seminar to be held on…