Category Archives: Space
ESA’s XMM-Newton has found a wind of high-speed gas streaming from the centre of a bright spiral galaxy like our own that may be reducing its ability to produce new stars.
Rosetta’s OSIRIS camera team has launched a new website to showcase their recent images of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko.
The final approach to an asteroid has been practised for ESA’s proposed Asteroid Impact Mission using a real spacecraft camera mounted on a robot arm.
Starting around 1950, a series of advances formed a clear and accepted picture of how individual stars are born, evolve and die.
A new MIT study suggests that a Martian mission may lighten its launch load considerably by refueling on the moon.