Oct 192016
 
ExoMars Mission: ESA's Spacecraft Schiaparelli Expected to Land on Mars on October 19, 2016 (VIDEO)

Wednesday was supposed to be a historic day for the European Space Agency (ESA) whose Schiaparelli EDM lander was set to make an astounding Mars landing. Despite having the ExoMars Trace Gas orbiter correctly positioned, the mission has been a partial success so far as signal from Schiaparelli yet remains silent. The engineers will work [Read more]

Nov 222014
 
Robotic lander Philae finds carbon on comet Churyumov–Gerasimenko

Spacecrat Philae made a stunning discovery during the 57 hours of operation on the surface of the Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko before before its main battery discharged entirely making the systems shut down. As part of ESA’s Rosetta space mission, robotic lander reportedly detected organic molecules containing the chemical element carbon, which is at the origin of [Read more]

Feb 172013
 
Three different methods for diverting near-Earth asteroids

Europeans, Russians and Americans are working on their own to find the best way to avoid a collision between Earth and an asteroid and deflect any threatening celestial body such as that which might have caused the extinction of dinosaurs. “Nobody is thinking to destroy an asteroid by setting off an explosion because here is [Read more]

Nov 292012
 
VIDEO: Science discovers biggests black hole ever observed

.Scientists have just discovered the largest black hole ever seen, and the data indicate that it is positioned in a small galaxy lying some 250 million light years away from Earth (scroll down for video) The Supermassive black hole is located in the galaxy NGC 1277, in the constellation Perseus and has a mass equivalent [Read more]

Apr 302012
 
ESA satellite to orbit Sun at closest distance ever reached

A British consortium is already working to launch Solar Orbiter (SolO), a spacecraft that will approach the sun and take snapshots and record data from inside Mercury’s orbit in order to study better the dynamics of solar activity. European Space Agency (ESA) has already made an agreement with British consortium Astrium Uk to have SolO [Read more]