"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
Russian cosmonauts Fyodor Yurchikhin and Sergey Ryazanskiy today (August 17) take part in a six hour-long spacewalk on the International Space Station (ISS).
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…