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New landing date for ESA astronaut Tim Peake29 April 2016
New landing date for ESA astronaut Tim Peake29 April 2016 ESA astronaut Tim Peake and his crewmates Yuri Malenchenko and Tim Kopra will return to Earth on 18 June, giving them almost two more weeks more in space than their original mission. Each International Space Station crew flies as a trio to the outpos...
ESA astronaut Tim Peake controls rover from space29 April 2016
ESA astronaut Tim Peake controls rover from space29 April 2016 ESA astronaut Tim Peake today controlled, from the International Space Station, a rover nicknamed Bridget at Airbus Defence and Space in Stevenage as part of an international experiment to prepare for human–robotic missions to the Moon, Mars...
Tim Peake goes roving27 April 2016
Tim Peake goes roving27 April 2016 In a live space-to-ground test of human–robot cooperation, ESA astronaut Tim Peake will control a rover on Earth on Friday from the International Space Station, helping prepare for future exploration missions.
Calling all artists: apply now for art and science residency20 April 2016 ESA, in partnership with Ars Electronica, is announcing art&science@ESA, a new art residency to explore the fertile ground between art and space science.
First light for ExoMars14 April 2016
First light for ExoMars14 April 2016 The ESA–Roscosmos ExoMars spacecraft are in excellent health following launch last month, with the orbiter sending back its first test image of a starry view taken en route to the Red Planet.
Join Tim Peake in an ‘out-of-this-world’ challenge13 April 2016
Join Tim Peake in an ‘out-of-this-world’ challenge13 April 2016 ESA astronaut Tim Peake will run the full 42 km distance of the London Marathon on 24 April, on a treadmill on the International Space Station. On Earth, a team of ESA and UK Space Agency colleagues will run with him, in support of the Prince’s Trust...