Emirati brother and sister Adeeb and Dana Alblooshi are two of the UAE’s child prodigies. At just fourteen-years-old, Adeeb, who was named this year as one of world’s smartest teenagers, has already applied for seven scientific patents.
The UAE is aiming to become a world leader in space technology by 2021 and the country is investing heavily in its young scientists.
Firefighters say the area within a 600 metre radius of the launch site had been cordoned off fortunately, so there were no injuries.
He was the only astronaut to fly with three different NASA programs, in a career spanning 42 years.
Scientists were amazed the thrusters worked having been out of action since 1980.
This week in Business Planet we look at the problem posed by space debris and meet some of those who are developing solutions.
Sixty years ago, Sputnik became the first satellite in space and changed the world forever.
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Europe's space sector was keen to show the world how agile it can be in the face of global competition for launch and satellite services at the Paris Air Show this year, another sign that the business
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Stratolaunch is a massive aircraft. It is designed to launch rockets into space.
It comes with a wingspan of 117 metres or 385 feet. That makes it
The International Space Station has undergone urgent repairs after a critical relay box abruptly failed.
Galileo goes live.
Which kind of space suit will an astronaut wear on Mars?
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…
NASA’s SpaceX Dragon capsule has returned to Earth carrying a huge cargo of scientific experiments from the International Space Station.
Russia has launched its first rocket from a new cosmodrome 24-hours after a technical glitch forced lift off to be put back, much to the annoyance of President Vladimir Putin.