Following a 10-year voyage across 510 million kilometres of empty space, Europe’s Philae robot has landed on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
The Sun has unleashed a huge eruption of plasma, or coronal mass ejection, spotted by the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory spacecraft.
European service module will power NASA’s crew module on deep space missions.
Transit of Venus live coverage to come from Spitzbergen island in the Norwegian arctic.
Kepler, Spitzer and Planck telescopes get extra time in space.
Spin-off sensor technology from spaceplane research is now used in car crash tests.
Risky mission will get up close and personal with our nearest star. Watch the video…
Most powerful infrared space telescope studies some of the coldest objects in space.
European astronauts pay tribute to the amazing space shuttle. Watch the video…