Topic: European Space Agency
In Pictures Space Photos of the Day 06/15
A new look at the data from one of the telescopes used to establish the existence of dark matter and dark energy raises questions about whether they really exist at all.
06/14/2010 12:08 pm
South Korean officials said they did not know where to pin blame, but noted the explosion occurred in the Russian-made first-stage of the rocket rather than in the Korean-made second stage. The failure of the South Korea rocket launch was an embarrassing setback.
06/11/2010 11:02 am
In Pictures Space Photos of the Day 06/08
Both Italy and Russia are pushing forward with plans to produce their own reusable winged spaceships.
06/03/2010 05:43 pm
The endurance trial will simulate the 250-day flight to Mars, a landing and surface stay of up to 30 days, and then the 240-day trip back to Earth.
06/03/2010 11:59 am
Japan's Hayabusa spacecraft is scheduled to touch down in Australia on June 13. The probe might be carrying a little piece of asteroid.
06/02/2010 04:03 pm
A mockup of the James Webb Space Telescope, billed as the successor to the Hubble Space Telescope, took center stage at New York's World Science Festival.
06/02/2010 12:55 pm
A new image from the European Space Agency's Herschel Space Observatory shows that galaxies are not scattered randomly.
06/01/2010 02:18 pm
In an attempt to get a better look at the sun's inner corona, scientists with the European Space Agency are proposing a formation of two satellites, with one always in the other's shadow.
05/21/2010 08:03 pm