European Space Agency

Wednesday th 8th of April 2009

Herschel and Planck to lift off on 6 May - 08:56

Mars500 diary: settling in - 05:28

GOCE’s ‘heart’ starts beating - 05:28

Monday th 6th of April 2009

GOCE's electric ion propulsion engine switched on - 10:21

Friday th 3rd of April 2009

Watch on Euronews: the story of the forgotten planets - 07:21

Collapse of the ice bridge supporting Wilkins Ice Shelf appears imminent - 05:49

Dissecting a stellar explosion - 04:21

Thursday th 2nd of April 2009

Herschel and Planck launch update - 11:42

Key findings from the 5th European Conference on Space Debris - 10:35

Wednesday th 1st of April 2009

Satellite snow maps help reindeer herders adapt to a changing Arctic - 04:07

Tuesday th 31st of March 2009

Russian-European crew starts 'Mars mission' - 08:14

Monday th 30th of March 2009

Around the world in 80 telescopes at ESA - 10:56

Friday th 27th of March 2009

ESA and CNES sign contract on Guiana Space Centre (CSG) - 11:14

Hot stuff – 15 years of satellite data over Mt. Etna - 09:27

Wednesday th 25th of March 2009

Mars Webcam back online - 07:42

Fifth European Conference on Space Debris to address key issues - 03:35

Tuesday th 24th of March 2009

ESA hosts GMES session at ‘Towards eEnvironment’ conference - 09:21

Space technology monitors heavy mining machines - 07:49

Friday th 20th of March 2009

GOCE successfully completes early orbit phase - 09:42

Watch on Euronews : A taste of how hard it will be putting life on Mars - 08:28

Thursday th 19th of March 2009

Mars Express zeroes in on erosion features - 10:00

GOCE: Critical operations ongoing - 03:49

Wednesday th 18th of March 2009

Liftoff for latest REXUS flights - 10:07

Tuesday th 17th of March 2009

ESA launches first Earth Explorer mission GOCE - 11:08

Launch readiness confirmed - 08:14

Monday th 16th of March 2009

GOCE launch confirmed for Tuesday 17 March - 15:28

Launch of ESA’s gravity mapping satellite delayed - 11:36

GOCE launch delayed - 10:22

Watch the GOCE launch live - 07:14

GOCE ready for launch - 04:14

Friday th 13th of March 2009

King Albert II to visit European Astronaut Centre - 10:00

Herschel and Planck launch postponed - 10:00

Planck launch campaign update - 05:36

Wednesday th 11th of March 2009

ESA's gravity satellite moves to launch pad - 09:14

Tuesday th 10th of March 2009

ESA designs its smallest ever space engine to push back against sunshine - 11:39

Monday th 9th of March 2009

ESA’s YouTube spotlights GOCE - 09:56

GOCE satellite launch – mapping the Earth’s gravity as never before - 09:56

Electronic nose sniffs hazards - 08:21

Friday th 6th of March 2009

Watch on Euronews : From Gunpowder to the cosmos the latest techniques to power space travel - 08:28

Ice-covered martian north pole - 05:07

Thursday th 5th of March 2009

Preparing for a journey to Mars: crew locked for 105 days in simulator – Last opportunity for media - 11:50

Herschel spruced up after arrival in Kourou - 05:49

Tuesday th 3rd of March 2009

Stars forced to relocate near the Southern Fish - 10:28

Monday th 2nd of March 2009

Help to define a lunar lander - 12:14

Three ESA Earth science missions move to next phase - 10:07

Friday th 27th of February 2009

Follow the Herschel and Planck missions online - 10:14

OasISS pre-flight crew press conference - 07:28

Thursday th 26th of February 2009

Final European crewmembers announced for human Mars mission simulation - 10:35

Tuesday th 24th of February 2009

Watching Venus glow in the dark - 10:28

Monday th 23rd of February 2009

ESA Bulletin (No. 137, February 2009) now online - 03:35