ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano lands safely back on Earth11 November 2013
ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano lands safely back on Earth11 November 2013 ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano, Russian commander Fyodor Yurchikhin and NASA astronaut Karen Nyberg returned to Earth today, landing in the Kazakhstan steppe.
Time to come home, Luca08 November 2013
Time to come home, Luca08 November 2013 ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano has run over 30 experiments on the International Space Station, helped to dock three spaceships, kept his cool during two spacewalks and entertained us with his blogs and pictures of Earth from above – and now it is time f...
Robot challenge: unload a spacecraft 17 October 2013
Robot challenge: unload a spacecraft 17 October 2013 More than 50 students from five countries gathered at ESA’s technical heart in the Netherlands yesterday to unleash their robotic creations after six months preparing for the finals of the Volare Space Robotics challenge.
Space Station Expedition 36 turns to 3711 September 2013
Space Station Expedition 36 turns to 3711 September 2013 ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano, NASA astronaut Karen Nyberg and Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin waved goodbye to their crewmates as they left the International Space Station yesterday. This signals the end of Expedition 36 and the start of Expeditio...
Luca and the ultimate robots04 July 2013
Luca and the ultimate robots04 July 2013 Ingenious robots created by European students are set to battle each other to win front-row tickets to witness real robotic activities on the Space Station. ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano is about to announce from space which teams have made it to the f...
ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano arrives at Space Station29 May 2013 A Soyuz spacecraft launched from Kazakhstan last night safely docked with the International Space Station this morning, delivering ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano and his crewmates to the orbital outpost where they will live and work for five months.