Space cameras to monitor the deployment of satellites and check the health of spacecraft will be developed under the Pioneer-IODA project by Micro-Cameras and Space Exploration based in Neuchâtel, S. […]
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Week in images Friday, 24 May 2019, 1:20 pm

Our week through the lens: 20 – 24 May 2019
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Einstein’s triumph Friday, 24 May 2019, 10:40 am

Celebrating a century of gravity experiments since the first test that proved Einstein’s theory during a solar eclipse on 29 May 1919
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Earth from Space Friday, 24 May 2019, 8:05 am

In this week’s edition, explore part of western Pakistan with Copernicus Sentinel-2
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Clocks, gravity, and the limits of relativity Thursday, 23 May 2019, 11:17 am

The International Space Station will host the most precise clocks ever to leave Earth. Accurate to a second in 300 million years the clocks will push the measurement of time to test the limits of the. […]
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A unique experiment to explore black holes Thursday, 23 May 2019, 10:00 am

What happens when two supermassive black holes collide? Combining the observing power of two future ESA missions, Athena and LISA, would allow us to study these cosmic clashes and their mysterious af. […]
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Mission control ’saves science’ Friday, 17 May 2019, 1:57 pm

Every minute, ESA’s Earth observation satellites gather dozens of gigabytes of data about our planet – enough information to fill the pages on a 100-metre long bookshelf. Flying in low-Earth orbi. […]
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Ice is without doubt one of the first casualties of climate change, but the effects of our warming world are not only limited to ice melting on Earth’s surface. Ground that has been frozen for thou. […]
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By combining 25 years of ESA satellite data, scientists have discovered that warming ocean waters have caused the ice to thin so rapidly that 24% of the glacier ice in West Antarctica is now affected. […]
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The air we breathe Thursday, 16 May 2019, 11:05 am

Air pollution is a global environmental health problem, especially for those living in urban areas. Not only does it negatively impact our ecosystems, it considerably affects our health. According to. […]
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