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Pitch your research project in a video 20 April 2015
Pitch your research project in a video 20 April 2015 Do you have an original project researching astronauts’ challenges on long missions? The UK Space Environments Association is operating an exciting competition for young researchers and entrepreneurs aged 18–25.
Calling all photographers!13 April 2015
Calling all photographers!13 April 2015 For the launch of Sentinel-2A, ESA is inviting you to take part in a photo contest focusing on the theme of ‘colour vision’. Enter for a chance to win a trip to ESA’s operations centre for the satellite’s launch event.
Wanted: a mission name for astronaut Thomas 03 April 2015
Wanted: a mission name for astronaut Thomas 03 April 2015 ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet will fly to the International Space Station next year on a six-month adventure of science in weightlessness. Now Thomas wants you to think of a name for his flight – and it will appear on the mission patch he will wear in...
Telecom powerhouse provides safety-of-life broadband communications27 March 2015 Inmarsat’s Broadband Global Area Network services were transferred on 24 March to Alphasat, the record-breaking telecom satellite developed in a partnership between the UK satcom operator and ESA. These include a host of broadband safety-of-life servi...
Tim Peake challenges UK students to 'make that call'23 March 2015
Tim Peake challenges UK students to 'make that call'23 March 2015 ESA astronaut Tim Peake has issued an invitation to UK school pupils to contact him via amateur radio during his mission to the International Space Station.
UK joins Sentinel Collaborative Ground Segment19 March 2015
UK joins Sentinel Collaborative Ground Segment19 March 2015 ESA and the UK Space Agency have signed an arrangement that establishes access to data from the Sentinel satellites, marking a significant step in their exploitation.