Ensuring fresh air for all 20 February 2018
Ensuring fresh air for all 20 February 2018 A start-up company from an ESA business incubator is offering affordable air-quality monitors for homes, schools and businesses using technology it developed for the International Space Station.
All-in-one service for the Space Station07 February 2018
All-in-one service for the Space Station07 February 2018 Quick access to space, high-speed data feed and a unique vantage point are the selling points of a new commercial venture on the International Space Station. Its name is Bartolomeo, and its versatile design allows for many mission types at competitive...
Live: celebrating 10 years of European space science02 February 2018
Live: celebrating 10 years of European space science02 February 2018 Join us live from ESA’s technical heart in the Netherlands on 7 February for the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Columbus laboratory and the launch of the first Automated Transfer Vehicle.
Elementary, my dear machine intelligence18 January 2018
Elementary, my dear machine intelligence18 January 2018 Artificial intelligence already helping astronauts on the International Space Station is also providing a promising approach for solving crimes. In an era of security concerns across Europe, the smart use of police data is critical for uncovering lead...
Columbus: 10 years a lab16 January 2018
Columbus: 10 years a lab16 January 2018 In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue… In 2008 another Columbus sailed into space.
See-through metals09 January 2018
See-through metals09 January 2018 Astronauts on the International Space Station have begun running an experiment that could shine new light on how metal alloys are formed. How humanity has mastered metallurgy is synonymous with progress, with historians labelling periods such as the...