Not just cool – it’s a gas12 September 2014
Not just cool – it’s a gas12 September 2014 In space, a new way of producing gas is being tested for steering satellites. On Earth, it is now fighting fires without harming the environment – and business insiders say it could be revolutionary.
Students find new business ideas with space technology 08 September 2014
Students find new business ideas with space technology 08 September 2014 Last week, international management students used space technology as a platform for creating new business ideas during an annual week-long seminar at ESA.
Sharper images, better blades03 July 2014
Sharper images, better blades03 July 2014 Software developed to handle distortions in satellite images is now bringing the search for cracks in wind turbines into the 21st century.
Bank on it 09 June 2014
Bank on it 09 June 2014 Drawing on their experience building complex software for simulating spaceflight, Portuguese scientists have created a 21st-century way of detecting banking fraud here on Earth.
Exoskeleton to remote-control robot – live 07 May 2014
Exoskeleton to remote-control robot – live 07 May 2014 Visionary ‘rocket scientists’ will share their ideas on Thursday, 8 May at the TEDx RocketMinds event at ESA’s operations centre in Darmstadt, Germany.
Space brings fresh water to Morocco 06 May 2014
Space brings fresh water to Morocco 06 May 2014 Recycling waste water and urine into drinking water is not only for astronauts – the same method is now treating groundwater for a school in Morocco.