After six months as commander of the International Space Station, the Italian space explorer has his feet back on solid ground.
The Solar Orbiter, a joint mission between the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA, has launched. The mission aims to give close-up views of the Sun's polar regions and observe its magnetic activity.
Euronews' favourite astronaut Luca Parmitano comes back to earth accompanied by record breaker Christina Koch and cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov
The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS) has been capturing high-energy cosmic rays to help research on 'dark matter' and the mysterious dark energy that is speeding up the expansion of the cosmos.
While much of the world was celebrating Christmas and the New Year, it was business as usual on board the International Space Station. But it wasn't all work and no play.
But he stressed it's up to private industry, not European taxpayers, to foot the bill for new rockets and launchpads.
Europe launched its Ariane rocket for the first time exactly 40 years ago to compete in the race for space. Now, it's looking to gain a competitive edge.
There is no international platform to organize space traffic. If your satellite might collide with another, you send the operator an email.
Euronews space correspondent and European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Luca Parmitano has sent the latest instalment of Space Chronicles, a series in which he documents his experiences on the International Space Station (ISS) over a six-month period.
Our space correspondent Luca Parmitano answers to another question of yours. Today, he tells us more about mental health in the International Space Station
"On the space station, we already recover 95% of the water onboard," explains Euronews space correspondent and ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano.
Did you think a cosmic ray detector was only found in Sci-Fi? Watch these two guys walk in space to fix one!
The European Space Agency is pursuing a number of ambitious projects, including a mission to test asteroid deflection capability
Negotiations are ongoing at Space19 ministerial council, where the UK is expected to announce an increase in its funding to the European Space Agency.
Luca Parmitano tells us why doing repairs in space is a lot like open-heart surgery
In Ask Our Astronaut, Luca Parmitano answers public questions. In this first episode, Luca gives us unique insights about climate change from space.
Watch Euronews' space correspondent Luca Parmitano lead one of the most challenging ever spacewalks
Watch the latest installment from Luca Parmitano, ESA Astronaut, on what a busy week they had at the International Space Station.
ESA probe captures new photos of 700km dried-up river system on Mars
The European Space Agency has commissioned a new satellite mission in a bid to find a crucial missing piece of the climate jigsaw.
NASA and ESA team up for mission to deflect dangerous Earth-bound asteroids
From a machine that could 3D-print human organs in orbit to bacteria that could help develop a mining industry in space, our space correspondent Luca Parmitano explains the experiments he has been carrying out in his first month in orbit.
Astronaut, pilot and now DJ, Luca Parmitano has got it all. Euronews's space correspondent Luca Parmitano performed a DJ set that was literally out of this world on Tuesday night.
Since their arrival, the crew has been working hard. Getting used to life in space can be a challenge.
The EDRS aims to create what has been called the "Space Data Highway" — a high-speed network that can transfer optical data from satellites to Earth in near-real-time.