Copernicus 20 years on Thursday, 21 June 2018, 2:56 pm

This week marks 20 years since the manifesto was signed that gave rise to Europe’s Copernicus environmental programme. With seven Sentinel satellites already in orbit delivering terabytes of data e. […]
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Rosetta image archive complete Thursday, 21 June 2018, 12:00 pm

All high-resolution images and the underpinning data from Rosetta’s pioneering mission at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko are now available in ESA’s archives, with the last release including the. […]
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Through the heat barrier Thursday, 21 June 2018, 10:00 am

Technology image of the week: A scorching reentry test for ESA’s next CubeSat mission inside the world’s largest plasma wind tunnel
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Wear and care Thursday, 21 June 2018, 8:35 am

Join the planetary defenders and make a big fashion statement, with 15% off all T-shirts until 24 June
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XMM-Newton finds missing intergalactic material Wednesday, 20 June 2018, 5:00 pm

After a nearly twenty-year long game of cosmic hide-and-seek, astronomers using ESA’s XMM-Newton space observatory have finally found evidence of hot, diffuse gas permeating the cosmos, closing a p. […]
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Fireball Moon Venus Wednesday, 20 June 2018, 4:00 pm

Operations image of the week: Lucky timing led to this brilliant photo, showing our Moon and the planet Venus, together with a meteor burning up in the atmosphere over Belgium
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Sentinel-3 flies tandem Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 2:41 pm

The key to monitoring Earth’s changing environment and to guaranteeing a consistent stream of satellite data to improve our daily lives is to take the same measurements over the course of decades.. […]
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A dexterous laboratory Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 9:20 am

Human and robotic exploration image of the week: ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst running the Grip experiment
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Artificial Sun Monday, 18 June 2018, 10:05 am

Space Science Image of the Week: Demonstrating that the Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer can endure extreme temperatures
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ESA celebrates Unispace+50 Friday, 15 June 2018, 2:35 pm

Next week, ESA will join the international community at UNISPACE+50 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Outer Space and hi. […]
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