Exploring the seas, thanks to space 26 October 2015
Exploring the seas, thanks to space 26 October 2015 An underwater robot initially built to help astronauts train for life in weightlessness is now being tested in the Mediterranean Sea. One day, robots like this may carry out sophisticated missions on our ocean floors, from finding lost aircraft blackb...
Maritime rescue drone wins satnav prize 22 October 2015
Maritime rescue drone wins satnav prize 22 October 2015 A remotely controlled multicopter for maritime search-and-rescue this week took home the grand prize ahead of 29 other winners in this year's European Satellite Navigation Competition.
Space for safer cars 25 September 2015
Space for safer cars 25 September 2015 A spacecraft tool is now improving car safety by stress-testing many of the internal computer systems to be sure they work well when the car is on the road.
Being an entrepreneur for a week 04 September 2015
Being an entrepreneur for a week 04 September 2015 Last week, 66 business students got the opportunity to solve a real business problem.
Smart sensors dunk the duck02 September 2015
Smart sensors dunk the duck02 September 2015 Localisation technology from an ESA incubator start-up company, Kinexon, opened this year's Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco with an interactive live game involving more than 100 players.
Trusty, not rusty, pipelines owe a debt to space 12 August 2015
Trusty, not rusty, pipelines owe a debt to space 12 August 2015 When a Dutch company working on soil pollution teamed up with ESA to build a better, bacteria-based air filter for space, they also created the foundation for a new way of keeping iron pipelines from corroding in the ground.