"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
Europe’s oldest astronaut Paolo Nespoli arrived home on Thursday morning after a 139 day stay on the International Space Station. The 60-year-old
"Imagine the possibilities waiting in those big, beautiful stars if we dare to dream big,” said the US president as he signed his first space policy directive.
The northern lights gave astronauts aboard the International Space Station a memorable view.
Scientists were amazed the thrusters worked having been out of action since 1980.
Sentinel-5P was only blasted into space in October, but it’s already sending back images of the world’s air pollution.
We look back to November 2014, when Rosetta's Philae probe landed on a comet
People from every country in the European Union have been recognised as citizens of Asgardia
United Arab Emirates
"Arabs were pioneers in sciences hundreds of years ago - why can't we do it again?": the UAE Space Agency hopes to set up the first inhabitable human settlement on Mars by 2117, one hundred years from now.
Forget about your big bed — and that comfy recliner.
In 1957 the space race was on between the Soviet Union and the US, but it was the Russians who managed to send the first living thing into orbit
The pontiff took part in a 20-minute video call with the crew of the ISS
The Voyager probes are deeper into space than any man-made object has ever gone before
In 1963, after a rigorous training programme, Félicette became the first astrocat.
Carrying almost three tons of food, fuel, and supplies for the International Space Station crew, the unpiloted Russian Progress 68 cargo spacecraft blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
Sixty years ago, Sputnik became the first satellite in space and changed the world forever.
The cargo capsule was released from the ISS on Sunday, heading back to Earth after a month in space.
One of the most successful space mission’s, Cassini, has come to spectacular end.
The probe was plunged into Saturn’s atmosphere earlier on
End of space mission for Cassini
Two Americans and a Russian join the three team members already onboard.
The international Cassini mission comes to an end on Friday 15th September, when the spacecraft will plunge into the atmosphere of Saturn and be