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Speeding up cancer screening18 October 2017
Speeding up cancer screening18 October 2017 Delivering breast cancer screening results in a day instead of today’s standard two weeks is being proposed by an ESA incubator start-up company using paperless technology and online image transfers. Screening vans are already on the streets.
Air quality-monitoring satellite in orbit13 October 2017
Air quality-monitoring satellite in orbit13 October 2017 The first Copernicus mission dedicated to monitoring our atmosphere, Sentinel‑5P, has been launched from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia.
To Mars with ESA and the Guggenheim Bilbao06 October 2017
To Mars with ESA and the Guggenheim Bilbao06 October 2017 ESA and the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, with the BBK Foundation, are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Spanish arts centre with a performance of Chasmata, a journey to Mars through contemporary art, music and architecture. Monday’s concert can be...
Telemedicine via satellite improves care at astronaut landings29 September 2017
Telemedicine via satellite improves care at astronaut landings29 September 2017 Tempus Pro, a portable vital-signs monitor offering telemedicine via satellite, is helping medics at ESA astronaut landings. Thomas Pesquet was the first to benefit at the end of his mission in May.
ESA at New Scientist Live20 September 2017
ESA at New Scientist Live20 September 2017 This year will once more see ESA astronauts and space experts touch down in London for the New Scientist Live, from 28 September to 1 October.
500 new European companies from space 18 September 2017
500 new European companies from space 18 September 2017 Thousands of new jobs and boosted local economies are the direct results from ESA’s investment in young companies through its business incubators, which have now fostered more than 500 start-ups that adapt space technology and satellite services for u...