Astronomers using the European Space Agency’s (ESA) XMM-Newton space telescope have discovered a pulsar nearly 50 million light-years from Earth. In a study published Monday in the journal Science, a team of researchers stated that not only is this pulsar the farthest one ever detected, it is also...
Quick — think about the planet you live on. What does Earth look like from above? Probably, some very clear imagery just popped into your head – iconic Apollo-era photography, or perhaps the more contemporary view of the planet from the orbit of the International Space Station. Show More Summary
BASF and the European Space Agency to cooperate
The European Space Agency says it will contribute key components for a future NASA mission to take humans around the moon within the next few years.
Using satellite data, the European Space Agency has produced a glorious new image of the swirling spirals at the north pole of Mars. The Red Planet has never looked more delicious. Read more...
While a group of college students is figuring out a way to brew beer and get drunk on the Moon, the European Space Agency is planning a place where repentant astronauts will be able to confess their sins of drunken debauchery. The ESA’s artist-in-residence (does NASA have...
The European Space Agency (ESA) has been very vocal about its intentions to create a 3D printed base on the moon, and the Shackleton Crater is one location that has been pinpointed as a promising one for a future settlement... ...
British astronaut Tim Peake announces his plan to return to the International Space Station with the European Space Agency. Speaking at the Science Museum in London on Thursday, Peake says it is ‘only natural’ to want to return for a...Show More Summary
The European Space Agency's artist in resident Jorge Mañes Rubio has released the conceptual design for a vast lunar temple. The 50 m (164 ft) tall dome-shaped temple would be a place of contemplation for future moon-dwellers... Continue...Show More Summary
With part of an old Russian satellite threatening to make a mess of a European Space Agency orbiter Wednesday, scientists are rushing out a rare collision avoidance scheme.
The volcanoes of Big Island, Hawaii have been imaged by the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Sentinel-2A satellite. A road along the coast line has been “discontinued” by a lava flow according to Kelsea Brennan-Wessels of ESA’s Earth From Space series.
The European Space Agency says it has opened an investigation into anomalies that have affected five of the first 18 Galileo satellites in orbit.
The European Space Agency’s (ESA) Galileo satellites have been having a bad time for the past 17 years. Now, the 10 billion euro project has suffered what might be its strangest setback yet: Nine clocks across the 18 Galileo satellites in orbit have suddenly stopped working. For a fleet that was supposed to create an… Read more...
The European Space Agency announced Wednesday there were "failed" clocks onboard some of the 18 navigation satellites it has launched for Galileo, Europe's beleaguered rival to America's GPS.
BY: Josh King, Veuer A 12-year-old video of the historic probe landing on Saturn's largest moon, Titan, has been released by NASA. Sent by the European Space Agency, the video from the Huygens probe shows actual footage of the spacecraft's landing as it passes through the moon's atmosphere. Show More Summary
In 2005, the European Space Agency's Huygens probe became the first spacecraft to land on an object in the outer solar system.
If for some inexplicable reason you thought the Rocky Mountains weren’t incredible enough, check them out from space. NASA shared this photo on Tuesday, taken by European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet, the flight engineer onShow More Summary
These astronauts took the mannequin challenge to new heights. Literally. Thomas Pesquet, a European Space Agency astronaut currently onboard the International Space Station for a six-month mission, tweeted a video of himself and the...Show More Summary
The European Space Agency has rendered the Rosetta space probe‘s historic journey around comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko in a 3D simulation that highlights important moments in the trip. Rosetta successfully orbited the comet and launched...Show More Summary
The European Space Agency's three-satellite Swarm constellation is three years into its four-year study of the Earth's magnetic field. Back in May, a study used Swarm data to show where and how that field has changed over the last few...Show More Summary