From red Mars to green Earth 14 April 2014
From red Mars to green Earth 14 April 2014 How can a sensor for analysing the atmosphere of Mars help us to cut greenhouse emissions on Earth? By going where no human or machine has been before.
Technology spin-offs at world’s largest industry fair04 April 2014 ESA and CERN are joining forces to take discoveries from space and particle accelerators into industrial use.
Space Solutions University Challenge 201431 March 2014
Space Solutions University Challenge 201431 March 2014 The Space Solutions University Challenge is an initiative of ESA's Technology Transfer Programme Office to give European students the opportunity to work with ESA on non-space applications based on the Agency’s intellectual property portfolio.
Planet hunter sharpens eye surgery 24 February 2014
Planet hunter sharpens eye surgery 24 February 2014 Physicians in the Netherlands have turned to expertise from a planet-hunting telescope to steady their surgical microscope and save the sight of people threatened by blindness.
Safer train journey by space tech 17 January 2014
Safer train journey by space tech 17 January 2014 Good train brakes are crucial for safe rail journeys. In Germany, they are now checked daily using advanced technology that helps spacecraft return safely to Earth.
Let’s get three dimensional20 December 2013
Let’s get three dimensional20 December 2013 Almost a million people have watched the YouTube video of ESA’s 3D camera being used in space. Here on Earth, the same camera technology is equally successful.