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2020 Asteroid Deflection Mission Could Prevent Armageddon

The European Space Agency and NASA have teamed up to take down one of Earth's biggest threats - asteroids. In 2013, the Chelyabinsk...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 15 November 2016 - 2:06PM

NASA Just Found the Crash Site of the Lost ExoMars Lander

Bye, Schiaparelli. The lost ESA lander from the ExoMars mission has just been found - or at least its crash site was. Although we...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 October 2016 - 5:50PM

UPDATED: The ExoMars Mission Lander Just Fell Through Mars' Atmosphere - Did It Survive?

It's been a big month for interplanetary exploration--first Elon Musk announces his plans to colonize Mars with an Interplanetary...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 19 October 2016 - 2:21PM

We Finally Found the Lost Philae Lander!

After a long and turbulent journey, we've finally found the lost Philae lander once again. Just a month before the end of its mission,...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 06 September 2016 - 1:41PM

Astronaut Tom Peake Calls Life After Space "The World's Worst Hangover"

Tim Peake is having the "worst hangover of his life" after spending six months in space. The ESA astronaut safely returned to Earth...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 21 June 2016 - 11:14AM

ESA Plans Space-Based Observatory to Detect Gravitational Waves

One small step closer to detecting gravitational space waves for man... one giant leap for mankind and all of physics. The European...

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 09 June 2016 - 11:32AM

ESA Is Planning an International Lunar Village

Could humans live in a multi-cultural moon village in the near future? ESA recently revealed that they are moving forward with their...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 27 April 2016 - 4:33PM

Astronaut Tim Peake Runs the London Marathon in Space

Tim Peake has just crossed a running milestone, as he just became the first astronaut to run a marathon in space. The UK astronaut,...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 25 April 2016 - 10:12AM

Cassini Finds Interstellar Dust Around Saturn

Saturn has a little piece of the universe that lies outside our solar system, as Cassini recently detected that there are traces of...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 19 April 2016 - 5:36PM

Space Agencies Around the World Aim to Explore the Moon by 2030

Europe is increasingly looking towards the Moon as the next major frontier in space exploration. At a recent international symposium...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 30 December 2015 - 3:28PM

ISS Astronaut Will Run the London Marathon In Space

In April, thousands of runners will be getting ready to run a marathon through the city of London, and ESA astronaut Tim Peake will be...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 04 December 2015 - 4:23PM

Astronaut Will Try to Control an Earth Rover from Space Next Week

Humans have been remotely controlling rovers in outer space for many years, but now, we are attempting to turn the tables and reach...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 01 September 2015 - 10:50AM

You Can Now Explore the International Space Station With This Incredible Interactive Video Map

With astronauts Mike Kelly and Mikhail Kornienko currently embarking on a year in space, you could be forgiven for thinking that...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 31 August 2015 - 3:43PM

Philae Gets Lost in Space, Falls Silent Once Again

After a long and suspenseful saga, Philae has fallen silent once again. The lander, which touched down on a comet at November 12 of...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 20 July 2015 - 1:38PM

A Giant Pac-Man Is About to Start Gobbling Up Space Debris

A huge Pan-Man-esque satellite will begin devouring space junk in 2018.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 - 2:34PM

Astronomers Believe Philae's Comet 67P is Home to Alien Life

Is this the discovery we've all been waiting for?

Zain Charkawi
Monday, 06 July 2015 - 11:32AM

Scientists Declare First 'Asteroid Day' to Raise Awareness of Global Threat

Millions of years ago, an asteroid impact caused a massive extinction event that wiped many species, including the dinosaurs, off...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 30 June 2015 - 2:39PM

ESA Extends Rosetta Comet Mission Until September 2016

The study of Philae's comet will continue for an additional nine months.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 - 2:59PM

Philae Update: Comet Lander May Soon Start Science Operations on Comet 67P

Philae could be sitting on a treasure trove of scientific information

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 18 June 2015 - 1:26PM

Philae Lander Wakes Up, Sends Back Greetings from a Comet

In November 2014, Philae became the first manmade spacecraft to land on a comet, but sadly shut down prematurely after a few mishaps....

Janey Tracey
Monday, 15 June 2015 - 9:50AM