"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
Clear skies permitting, skywatchers will be in for a rare astronomical treat this evening – a supermoon is set to grace Europe’s skies.
Stargazers are poised to see the moon as it has rarely been seen.
NASA says it has further evidence that Jupiter’s moon Europa is expelling large plumes of water into space.
The annular solar eclipse was perfectly visible from the French island of Reunion, as well as Madagascar and other locations across Central Africa.
For the first time in 49 years the summer solstice has coincided with a full moon.
The rare celestial event was caused by the combination of a lunar eclipse with a so-called “supermoon”. That’s what the moon is called when it is in
Star gazers have been treated to a stunning lunar display as the Earth cast its shadow over the familiar orb gradually producing a reddish glow. 🌘
This Sunday night, Earth will have a Supermoon Eclipse, its first in 33 years! It is important to note that there are two things happening here at
On the last evening of July a second full moon occurred, which is called a blue moon. As the photos below show it has nothing to do with the colour
Every calendar month has a full moon. This July will see two. The first occurred on July 2, the second July 31. And this is called a blue moon. The
It lasted less than five minutes. But despite being the shortest lunar eclipse of the century, stargazers on the west coast of the United States
Thousands of people gathered at one of France’s most famous sites, Mont Saint-Michel, on Saturday to watch what has been billed as “the high tide of
Saturn’s battered moon Mimas may have a thin global ocean buried miles beneath its icy surface, raising the prospect of another “life-friendly”
Observers in the Roppongi Hills area of Tokyo were among the lucky ones able to observe a stunning lunar eclipse on Wednesday.
Evening viewers in
On Wednesday, October 8, the moon will pass in Earth’s shadow, causing a total lunar eclipse.
The spectacle will be visible to the naked eye. At
Last night was your last chance to see one of 2014’s Supermoons, three of which have graced our night skies this year. You could hardly have missed
Amateur astronomers and space enthusiasts have been enjoying one of Planet Earth’s brightest full moons overnight as it came to one of its closest
The supermoon on Sunday, August 10 occurred at the same hour of perigee, creating an “extra supermoon”.
The phenomenon means the moon, which is
The full moon this Sunday, August 10, is particularly special. Dubbed a ‘supermoon’, it is the largest and brightest of the year.
This lunar show
Star-gazers in the right part of the world, especially across the Americas, were able to watch a rare celestial show on Tuesday as Earth’s shadow