15 years of Europe on the International Space Station19 April 2016 On 23 April 2001, Italian ESA Umberto Guidoni made history as the first European astronaut to board the International Space Station.
Busy spacecraft and experiment schedule on Space Station08 April 2016 With less than two months left aboard the International Space Station, ESA astronaut Tim Peake has been exceptionally busy with experiments and arriving spacecraft. Tonight, the third supply vessel for the space laboratory in three weeks will be launc...
Cultivating microalgae using made-for-space formulas21 March 2016
Cultivating microalgae using made-for-space formulas21 March 2016 A new facility is offering researchers and industry an opportunity to experiment with microalgae on larger scales than before. Based in Saint-Nazaire, France, the AlgoSolis site is a stepping stone to industrial production of algae-based products.