Space Care

Video: 00:01:50 Why does ESA send missions beyond our Earth? To explore unknown worlds, and better…

Electronic Data Sheets: a common language for space

Designing and building equipment for space is hard enough; then comes the writing of its accompanying…

Media event: Second spaceflight for Samantha Cristoforetti

Video: 01:17:00 Watch the replay of the briefing to media representatives to learn more about the…

We're launching more than ever

Image: Launch rates are dramatically increasing Click here for original story, We’re launching more…

Space in response to COVID-19

Do you have fresh ideas on how Earth observation data can contribute to monitoring the effects…

Cristofoready

Image: Italian ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti poses in the Cupola module of the International Space Station…

Giant iceberg breaks off Brunt Ice Shelf in Antarctica

Image: New Copernicus Sentinel-1 radar images show a giant iceberg breaking off from the northern section…

Ariane 5 bulkhead design assessed for Airbus airliners

An adapted version of a composite bulkhead that safeguards satellites during their ascent on the ESA-developed…

Josef Aschbacher is new ESA Director General

As of today, 1 March 2021, ESA has a new Director General: Dr Josef Aschbacher, who…

European Scientist reacts to Perseverance landing

The landing of NASA’s Pperseverance rover on Mars on 18 February18th,2021 also included a European instrument:…