Burning forests speedily space-mapped for fire fighters

Maps of burning Spanish forests taken from space have been relayed to local fire fighters in…

Visit Europes space image banks

Looking for images of space? The selection of photos available to ESA Portal visitors has now…

EXPLORER SCHOOLS PROGRAM TAKES OFF

NASA launched a major new education initiative today. The NASA Explorer Schools Program premiered at the…

EXPERIMENTS VALIDATE 50-YEAR-OLD HYPOTHESIS

NASA-funded researchers recently obtained the first complete proof of a 50-year-old hypothesis explaining how liquid metals…

Europes master plan for space technology

ESA and its 16 national delegations have come together with the European Commission and more than…

CANADA’S FIRST SPACE TELESCOPE SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHED

Saint-Hubert, June 30, 2003 — The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) confirmed the successful launch of its…

HELIOS SOLAR AIRCRAFT MISHAP INVESTIGATION BOARD SELECTED

NASA selected the mishap investigation board to determine the cause of the June 26 loss of…

ODYSSEY ORBITER WATCHES A FROSTY MARS

NASA’s Mars Odyssey spacecraft is revealing new details about the intriguing, dynamic character of the frozen…

ASTRONAUT SHARES EXPERIENCES

Astronaut Ellen Ochoa, the first Hispanic woman to fly in space, has traveled the United States…

ASTRONAUT LIVES CHILDHOOD DREAM

Few NASA astronauts have chalked up more than a decade in space, but Franklin Chang-Diaz says…