Rosetta and Ariane 5 launcher

The Rosetta payload for Flight 158 made its initial contact with hardware from the Ariane 5…

Olympus Mons – the caldera in close-up

View from overhead of the complex caldera (summit crater) at the summit of Olympus Mons on…

PREDICTIONS OF MORE TROPICAL RAIN

As the tropical oceans continue to heat up, following a 20-year trend, warm rains in the…

SCIENTISTS FIND OZONE-DESTROYING MOLECULE

Using measurements from a NASA aircraft flying over the Arctic, Harvard University scientists have made the…

Earth Explorer missions

An important milestone for ESA’s Living Planet Programme is to be reached this spring when it…

Europe supports Arianespace

European Space Agency decisions made this week on a trio of major initiatives will ensure the…

Landslide warnings from satellite

As winter rains come, thousands of square kilometres of territory across Europe’s heart face a looming…

ISS Commander Mike Foale speaks to students

International Space Station Expedition 8 Commander Mike Foale, KB5UAC, has told students at The King’s School…

2004 SPACE STATION CREWS NAMED

NASA and its International Partners have assigned new crews to fly to the International Space Station…

EGNOS improves navigation safety

The fog today is hanging heavy on the Yangtze River making conditions for navigation rather difficult,…