ESA Human Spaceflight and Exploration 15 Feb 2010, 06:00 UTC The biggest window ever launched to space has been installed in its final position on the Earth-facing port of Node-3. The latches and 16 electrically driven bolts were engaged today at 07:31 CET (06:31 GMT). Opening of the window shutters is foreseen for Wednesday.
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory News and Features 12 Feb 2010, 20:02 UTC On Feb. 14, 1990, NASA's Voyager 1 had sailed beyond the farthest planet in our solar system and snapped an image that was a parting valentine to our string of planets.
ESA Human Spaceflight and Exploration 12 Feb 2010, 06:00 UTC Almost exactly two years after the Columbus laboratory was added to the Space Station, the hi-tech Node-3, also ‘made in Europe’, was installed on the ISS this morning.
Gemini Observatory 11 Feb 2010, 22:44 UTC Credit: Gemini Observatory/AURASharpless 2-106 as imaged by the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph on the Gemini North telescope on Mauna Kea in Hawai‘i. This color composite image shows the nursery of a massive star (hidden within the cloud) obtained with four narrow-band optical filters available for Gemini users at both Gemini North and South. For more details see image release text.read more
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory News and Features 11 Feb 2010, 20:02 UTC Hundreds of exposed rock layers near the center of a Martian crater reveal a record of major environmental changes on Mars billions of years ago.
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory News and Features 11 Feb 2010, 20:02 UTC WISE has discovered its first comet, one of many objects the mission is expected to find during its ongoing infrared survey of the sky.
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory News and Features 11 Feb 2010, 20:02 UTC On Feb. 13, 2010, NASA's Cassini spacecraft will make its closest examination yet of Mimas, Saturn's eyeball-shaped moon that has also been likened to the Death Star of "Star Wars."
Science and Technology Facilities Council News and Press Releases 11 Feb 2010, 15:47 UTC Scientists are celebrating as NASA successfully launched its high resolution Sun probe into space today, Thursday 11 February.