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ESA astronauts Matthias Maurer and Samantha Cristoforetti participate in Chinese sea survival training
Human spaceflight and robotic operations image of the week: Sun returns after four months of darkness in Antarctica
While ground-based observers experienced the awe-inspiring view of a total solar eclipse yesterday, astronauts aboard the International Space Station, and our Sun-watching satellites, enjoyed unique perspectives of this spectacular sight from space.
Images from Earth and space as 21 August’s solar eclipse swept over the globe
The Sun as seen by SOHO and Proba-2 as astronomers prepare for today’s total solar eclipse
Astrophysicists are joining sightseers in watching Monday’s total solar eclipse across North America but, in the decade to come, they will be viewing eclipses that last for hours instead of a few minutes – thanks to a pioneering ESA space mission.
For the first time in India, a state government is using satellites to assess lost crops so that farmers can benefit from speedy insurance payouts.
Technology image of the week: Europe’s largest vacuum chamber, used to test satellites before they fly
Human spaceflight and robotic exploration image of the week: Expedition 52/53 crew on the International Space Station
Space Science Image of the Week: Get ready for the total solar eclipse next week
Southern Europe is in the grip of a heatwave, fuelling wildfires and water shortages. Information from the Copernicus Sentinel-3A satellite has been used to map the sweltering heat across the region
Our week through the lens: 7 - 11 August 2017
Greenland is usually associated with ice and snow, but over the last couple of weeks a wildfire, captured here by the Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite, has been raging in the western part of the country
Operations image of the week: an international campaign has revealed that an asteroid will come within 43 000 km of our planet in October, providing a rare opportunity for intensive studies
Human spaceflight image of the week: Propellant tanks that will fuel NASA’s Space Launch System deep-space rocket are ready for testing
An ancient mountain range on Mars preserves a complex volcanic and tectonic past imprinted with signs of water and ice interactions.
Technology image of the week: This pioneering microbiology life-support experiment flew in space 30 years ago this week
Space Science Image of the Week: Rosetta captured views of the comet during its most active phase two years ago
Our week through the lens: 31 July - 4 August 2017