The private Californian company SpaceX has successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket.
Behind the scenes at the Canadian Space Agency to meet the team that controls the Canadarm 2, trains astronauts to use space robots, and develops rovers for the Moon and Mars.
It is just one small step towards understanding one of the great mysteries of the universe - why does anything exist?
A full-scale, wearable and adjustable model of a space suit designed for the first Mars landing underwent testing on Monday (5 December) at the Rhode Island School of…
From the ocean depths to the vastness of the cosmos, new technologies give scientists a better understanding of the world around us.
Euronews' Jeremy Wilks talks to Jan Wörner, Director General of the European Space Agency on the future of European space travel
Our galaxy as you have never seen it before and a huge amount of important scientific data to better understand its behavior and evolution.
The Via Lactea project has created the largest database on the Milky Way The data was collected by the Herschel telescope with more than 900 hrs of observations.
The European Space Agency (ESA) is hailing its ExoMars mission a success despite mystery over the fate of a lander supposed to have touched down on the Red…
The fate of a European probe supposed to have touched down on Mars on Wednesday remains a mystery.
Since Europe's 1998 decision to have its own Earth Observation system it has spent several billion euros putting the Copernicus programme's Sentinel satellites into space. Despite the huge costs the d
French ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet is going for a swim, but this is one dip with a difference. Pesquet is taking his last training session in NASA's Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory at Johnson Space Cente
After nearly two years missing in action, Rosetta's small lander Philae has finally been located in a shadowed spot on the comet 67-P - also known as Churyumov Gerasimenko - just three weeks before th
A mysterious radio signal picked up by a Russian telescope was probably not sent by aliens but astronomers in California are checking it out, anyway.
NASA is counting down to their OSIRIS-REx mission (Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer), aimed at bringing samples back from a near-Earth…
We’ve been observing the earth from space for a long time but advances in technology means we can glean even more from the modern satellite. And
Richard Branson’s dream of commercial space tourism is a step closer to reality.
Researchers at the European Space Agency are testing the next generation of 3D-printers to use in Space.
At the Danish Air Ambulance base in Billund, satellite navigation is a true lifesaver in the sky. The air ambulance service, operated by the
It is fingers crossed time at NASA as the Juno spacecraft enters a crucial phase of its Jupiter mission.
China on Sunday hoisted the final piece into position on what will be the world’s largest radio telescope, which it will use to explore space and help in the hunt for extraterrestrial life, state medi
Kenyan policy makers and experts are rooting for the use of space technology to enhance wildlife and ecosystems management in the country.
Dozens of Euro 2016 matches are being beamed via satellite to television sets and phones all over the world this summer.
The American firm Blue Origin has safely launched and landed its New Shephard rocket for the fourth time, describing the mission test as ‘impeccable’.
Fashion inspired by space was the subject of an event to mark the European Space Agency’s five missions to the International Space Station over the past five…