Latest Gaia mission Stories

A Look Into The Gaia Mission
2013-06-24 11:07:16

Gaia, ESA’s billion-star surveyor, will be launched into space towards the end of this year. In the meantime, ESA Space Science has launched a new ‘minisite’ focused on the Gaia mission.

Gaia's Antenna Checks Out Under ESA Tests
2012-07-03 04:26:06

ESA announced on Monday that its Gaia billion-star surveyor's main antenna's test is running on schedule.

Gaia Spreads Its Wings
2011-12-08 04:30:17

ESA’s Gaia star-mapper has passed a critical test ahead of its launch in 2013: the spacecraft’s sunshield has been deployed for the first time.

2011-07-19 18:34:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaia Interactive, the world's most active social gaming community with more than 20 million unique visitors a month, has partnered with Fever Studio, one of South Korea's most prominent social gaming developers.

2011-07-06 14:38:47

The largest digital camera ever built for a space mission has been painstakingly mosaiced together from 106 separate electronic detectors.

2011-03-23 07:11:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaia Metrics announced today the availability of CSR QuickStart(TM), which dramatically reduces the time, complexity and cost of finding and assembling the words and numbers that populate a Corporate Social Responsibility or Sustainability (CSR) Report.

2010-11-24 06:26:35

Another milestone in the development of ESA's Gaia spacecraft has been passed with the successful conclusion of two parallel test programs during October.

2010-10-28 17:25:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaia Interactive, owner of Gaia Online, the world's most active social gaming community with more than eight million young adult members, today announced Grave Danger! - Gaia's 2010 Halloween game.

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