"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
The small town of Carbondale, Illinois, is gearing up to become eclipse central, one day before the total eclipse that will cross the continental United States.
Europe’s oldest astronaut has been speaking to Euronews (see below) ahead of his third trip to space on Friday (July 28).
Italian Paolo Nespoli
France's Thomas Pesquet and Russia's Oleg Novistky return to Earth after long stints in the ISS
Have telescope, will travel.
Second Earth when and not if says NASA
NASA announced the discovery of seven planets that could host life like on Earth.
There are probably many millions of Earth-like planets across the Milky Way that we could potentially walk around on, with liquid water and maybe even bacterial life on the…
Astronomers announce the discovery of seven earth-sized planets orbiting a star just 40 light years away from our solar system.
Gene Cernan last man on the moon dies at 82
If you've missed the fireworks of the New Year, don't fret. Mother Nature will give you another opportunity to start 2017 with stars in your eyes
People come out onto the streets in Nicaragua, Guatemala, and El Salvador to watch giant fireball in the sky.
The phenomenon occurs when the timing of the full moon coincides with the point in the moon's orbit that is closest to Earth.
Stargazers are poised to see the moon as it has rarely been seen.
This month Earth crosses the orbital path of comet trails promising dazzling night displays of shooting stars in the northern hemisphere – that is if you can get far away from city lights and in near
Along with Svetlana Gerasimenko, Churyumov discovered comet 67P, which the Rosetta mission successfully landed its philae lander on in 2014.
China has taken a big step forward in space exploration: a huge radio telescope – the largest in the world – has begun operating from its base in the southwest of the…
A solar eclipse delighted astronomy fans on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean on Thursday (September 1), drawing sky watchers outside to watch the moon pass before the sun to make a so-called “ring o
Just 40 trillion kilometres away – not so far in astronomical terms – a potentially habitable planet has been found by scientists.
The annual Perseid meteor shower peaked on Thursday night into early Friday.
For over a century since it was found in an ancient shipwreck, scientists have been scratching their heads over the exact function of the Antikythera mechanism, named after the Greek island off which