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Prototype plant can churn moondust to produce oxygen

ESA researchers aim to build a version of the oxygen-producing system that could be taken to the Moon.

21 Jan 2020 7:04 AM

Europe launches four Galileo navigation satellites amid Brexit row

The satellites, which will be part of the European Union’s alternative to the US Global Positioning System.

26 Jul 2018 10:13 AM

Environmentalists raise flag over township policy

This is how you will see the whole eco-sensitive areas transformed into commercial hubs,” said Stalin Dayanand, project director,Vanashakti.

16 Feb 2018 7:31 AM

Can magnetic space tug clean up space junk?

To combat space debris, interest is growing in plucking entire satellites from space.

25 Jun 2017 8:48 AM

New orbiters for Europe's Galileo satnav system

The European Commission expects Galileo to be fully operational by 2020.

23 Jun 2017 8:02 AM


ESA boss urges action on 'ticking timebombs' in Earth orbit

The US is believed to hold the most complete catalogue, listing an estimated 20,000 pieces of junk.

21 Jun 2017 10:30 AM

Hubble telescope beams back close-up of Jupiter

The new image adds to many others captured in the past

08 Apr 2017 12:12 PM

NASA's Cassini captures high-resolution image of Saturn's mini-moon Pandora

The image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft is one of the highest-resolution views ever taken of Saturn's moon Pandora.

23 Dec 2016 10:40 AM

Computer glitch blamed for European Mars lander crash

For a safe landing Schiaparelli had to slow down from a speed of 21,000 kilometres (13,000 miles) per hour to zero.

24 Nov 2016 8:18 AM