"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
"What these people did for each other says far more about who we are as Americans than the cowardly acts of a killer ever could"
Sarah Huckerbee Sanders
White House press secretary
China has successfully carried out its first docking exercise between two unmanned spacecraft.The Shenzhou-8 joined the Tiangong-1space lab module
Paid for entirely by the European Commission – the price tag is currently around five billion euros, Galileo should provide better coverage and
A Russian Soyuz rocket has launched from French Guiana, carrying the first of Europe’s two Galileo satellites.
The launch from Europe’s space base
It took Gagarin and Sputnik into space, and has flown safely over 1700 times: Soyuz is over 60 years old, but it begins a new tropical chapter this
Everything must come to an end. That is true for humanity and for satellites. After 16 years of loyal service observing our earth the ERS satellite
The future of Russia’s Soyuz rockets could be in doubt after one crashed shortly after lift-off while carrying cargo for the International Space
Heading straight into the history books, the space shuttle Endeavour has finished its final flight with a smooth landing in Florida.
After 19 years
The space shuttle Endeavour has reached the International Space Station in NASA’s last-but-one shuttle mission.
The six crew will install an
The European cargo spacecraft ATV, is the most complex vehicle ever built to re-supply an International Space Station.
It can take nearly eight
The space shuttle Endeavour lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, May 16, 2011. Endeavour carried six astronauts into
Its real name is AMS-2 or Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer. Its job? Antimatter hunter.
From May 2011 it will fly around 400 km above our heads in