From Mercury, the planet closest to the Sun, to the icy dwarf Pluto, scientists this year explored far reaches of our solar system, travelling unprecedented distances to make new discoveries and solve.. DNA
European space agency (ESA) member states have approved another 450 million euros ($479 million) in funding for the ExoMars mission to the Red Planet, even after a test lander that was part of the.. DNA
2016 was a year when space was open to everyone – from established space agencies to private entrepreneurs, they all aimed for the stars. First, the launch which may actually make the most difference.. Source: Euronews English -
Lucerne offered a scenic backdrop to ESA’s space summit – the crucial ministerial meeting held every two years when the agency’s 22 member states spend 48 hours debating one subject –.. Source: euronews (in English) -
The European Space Agency is moving ahead with a planned Mars mission for 2020.
Despite a recently failed landing, the ESA's ExoMars 2020 lander will go ahead as scheduled.
In October the agency's.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
FRANKFURT Europe's space agency expects its member states to back major programmes such as the International Space Station and the ExoMars mission to the Red Planet this week, even if it does not.. Firstpost Also reported by •Reuters India
The two-part mission saw a spacecraft successfully placed into orbit in mid-October, but a companion lander designed to pave the way for a mobile-lab rover in 2020 smashed into the planet`s surface. Zee News
New images beamed back by a NASA probe show that the European Space Agency's Mars lander created a shallow crater when it crashed on to the red planet.
The latest image was taken on October 25 by the.. DNA
By Maria Sheahan | FRANKFURT FRANKFURT Images taken by a NASA Mars orbiter indicate that a missing European space probe was destroyed on impact after plummeting to the surface of the Red Planet from a.. Firstpost Also reported by •DNA
Europe's second attempt to reach Mars' surface appeared in peril, on Thursday, as initial analysis suggested the latest lander may have plummeted to its demise. While holding out faint hope, ground.. DNA
Darmstadt (Germany) Oct 20 (AFP) Ground controllers waited anxiously for news today on the status of a tiny European craft which touched down on Mars as part of a daring quest for life on the Red.. DNA
The search for life on Mars may take a giant leap on Wednesday when a space lander is due to touch down on the red planet in Europe's first attempt to land a craft there since the Beagle 2's "heroic.. DNA
A Mars lander left its mothership on Sunday after a seven-month journey from Earth and headed towards the red planet's surface to test technologies for Europe's planned first Mars rover, which will.. DNA
New Delhi, May 3 : The Roscosmos State Corporation and the European Space Agency (ESA) have launched the jointly-developed ExoMars 2016 interplanetary mission, comprising the Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO).. newKerala.com Also reported by •Sify
The second stage of a joint European-Russian mission to search for signs of life on Mars has been delayed from 2018 to 2020, the European Space Agency and Russia's Roscosmos said on Monday. The new.. IndiaTimes