"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."
Jack Davis from New Jersey in the United States, who has sent his application to the organisation
A new crew has arrived at the International Space Station to boost US research projects aboard the $100 billion orbiting laboratory.
A rocket carrying Europe’s oldest astronaut has launched into space from Kazakhstan.
You can watch the blast-off in the video player
Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli, aged 60, is about to go into space for the third time making him Europe's oldest astronaut.
The United Arab Emirates is working to send a probe to orbit Mars. The UAE Space Agency has called its mission “Al Amal” Hope and has now introduced
A bag said to have been used by US astronaut Neil Armstrong to bring the first samples of moon dust back to Earth has been sold to an anonymous bidder for 1.8 million US dollars.
The launch of a rocket has been spectacularly captured on video from space.
Satellite firm Planet released footage of a Russian Soyuz rocket, which
The Italian astronaut is about to embark on his third space mission, this time to the International Space Station.
Franck de Winne, Head of the European Astronaut Centre, talks about the impact of the Apollo missions.
ESA and JAXA's BepiColombo mission is preparing to visit Mercury, a mysterious planet the size of the Moon and as hot as a pizza oven
SpaceX Dragon is successfully detached from the International Space Station.
After what seemed to be a textbook lift-off, an anomaly was detected authorities say
Alexei Leonov, cosmonaut and first man to walk in space describes what it was like to be the first to drift free in the empty ocean of space around him.
We've got the inside track from Thales Alenia Space, the firm that makes the cylindrical Orbital ATK Cygnus resupply ship for the International Space Station.
French astronaut Thomas Pesquet is about to wrap up his six-month stay on the International Space Station.
The 39-year-old will make the return
NASA is launching a probe whose mission will be to get closer to the sun than any spacecraft ever has.
The Cassini-Huygens mission has landed a probe on Titan, discovered an icy ocean on Enceladus, and is right now flying between the rings of Saturn and the planet itself. We head to the UK to find out
The International Space Station has undergone urgent repairs after a critical relay box abruptly failed.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket successfully launched into space an Inmarsat communications satellite from Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida on Monday (May…
French astronaut Thomas Pesquet has published a new video of Europe from the International Space Station by night.