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Name Europe’s robot to roam and search for life on Mars20 July 2018 The UK Space Agency has launched a competition to name a rover that is going to Mars to search for signs of life.
What’s your idea to 3D print on the Moon – to make it feel like home?20 July 2018 A new ESA-led project is investigating the ways that 3D printing could be used to create and run a habitat on the Moon. Everything from building materials to solar panels, equipment and tools to clothes, even nutrients and food ingredients can potenti...
CanSat 2018 concluded – and the winners are….05 July 2018
CanSat 2018 concluded – and the winners are….05 July 2018 This past week, students from 18 different ESA Member or Associate states gathered in the Azores archipelago, Portugal to take part in the 8th European CanSat Competition. Well over one hundred students came from far and wide, including for the first...
Second Space Station mission for Alexander Gerst begins08 June 2018 ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst arrived at the International Space Station today together with NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor and Roscosmos commander Sergei Prokopyev, marking the start of Alexander’s Horizons mission.
New theatre show about living on Mars13 March 2018
New theatre show about living on Mars13 March 2018 ‘Diary of a Martian Beekeeper’ is the third science theatre show by Irish engineer, scientist and performer Dr Niamh Shaw, which is opening at Smock Alley Theatre in Dublin, Ireland, this week.
BepiColombo gets green light for launch site09 March 2018
BepiColombo gets green light for launch site09 March 2018 Europe’s first mission to Mercury will soon be ready for shipping to the spaceport to begin final preparations for launch.