How are celestial bodies created? Aside from philosophical questions, researchers are taking practical steps to investigate the very first moments when planets are born – on a sounding rocket launching from Sweden next week.
Astronomers conclude that planets are formed out of cosmic dust and gas... Read the full story
The platform for the International Space Station (ISS) is intended to provide new opportunities for research in weightlessness. Now the first hardware is being integrated at Airbus.
Premiere in the clean room of Airbus in Bremen. The first parts of the Bartolomeo research platform have arrived... Read the full story
In June, NASA’s Curiosity rover reported the highest burst of methane recorded yet, but neither ESA’s Mars Express nor the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter recorded any signs of the illusive gas, despite flying over the same location at a similar time.
Methane is of such fascination because on Earth a... Read the full story