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2010-01-26 10:30:00

Packed with novel devices and science instruments, Proba-2 is demonstrating technologies for future ESA missions while providing new views of our Sun.

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2010-01-25 11:15:00

Slovenia becomes the sixth European country to sign the European Cooperating State Agreement with ESA.

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2009-12-18 08:25:00

ESA's Council yesterday gave the go-ahead to proceed with the implementation of the ExoMars Program.

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2009-12-11 15:15:00

Bring together a small group of highly motivated researchers, grant them full access to laboratory and production facilities, remove all administrative distractions, and let them work intensively for four to six months.

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2009-11-21 13:50:00

Twelve years of design, development and hard work have come to fruition with the formal handover of Node 3 from ESA to NASA on November 20, 2009. The ceremony took place in the Space Station Processing Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, Florida, USA.

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2009-11-06 09:30:00

ESA's Education Office has awarded a contract to Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd of the UK to manage the development and testing of the first European student mission to the Moon.

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2009-10-31 09:48:42

ESA is looking for ideas to use the International Space Station as a platform to conduct research into global climate change.

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2009-10-20 15:05:00

Starting in 2010, an international crew of six will simulate a 520-day round-trip to Mars, including a 30-day stay on the martian surface.

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2009-10-12 11:00:00

European states have agreed to replace a 2016 space probe mission to Mars with a smaller orbiting satellite and a small static lander.

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2009-09-16 10:19:47

As part of its Advanced Research in Telecommunications Systems program, ESA is taking a practical step towards a new viewing experience: 3D television at home, delivered by satellite.


Word of the Day
immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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