"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."
Paris Air Show
The Hubble Space Telescope has revolutionised cosmology and astrophysics, and it's our Legend of Space this month in Space
The Hubble Space Telescope is the world’s most famous astronomical instrument, the space telescope that has opened our eyes to the universe.
Student volunteers are spending up to 200 days each in a simulated space cabin in China to test future astronauts’ ability to stay for extended periods on the…
SpaceX successfully launched its NROL-76 mission from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center on May 1 after the initial scheduled lift-off a day earlier was delayed due to a technical…
A classified spy satellite has been boosted into orbit for the US military.
China has taken another step forward in its space programme with the launch of its first cargo spacecraft.
NASA's Space Shuttle is our Legend of Space this month
Italian rocket engine maker Avio launches its shares on the Milan exchange, raising money to better compete against rivals SpaceX and Blue Origin.
The company Space X has done what was once thought impossible by launching the same rocket into orbit twice
Final preparations are underway at the Airbus satellite assembly facility in Toulouse, southern France for a landmark launch.
“You have probably used an app on your mobile phone to get the weather forecast.
On April 6, 1965 the first commercial communications satellite, Early Bird was launched into orbit.
Europe has successfully launched its latest Earth observation satellite.
Scientists in Chile believe the discovery of life in the country’s arid Atacama Desert could provide new insights into finding life forms on Mars Last year, US scientists analysing data from a NASA sp
Second Earth when and not if says NASA
NASA announced the discovery of seven planets that could host life like on Earth.
India has launched 104 nano-satellites in what it claims is a multiple-launch record.
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?