#European Space Agency

James Webb Space Telescope Unfurls

4 weeks ago — Quick Read

The massive sun shield protecting the James Webb Space Telescope has been successfully unfurled according to NASA. The process, which began after its Christmas day launch, has completed its initial...

James Webb space telescope gets launch date

1 month ago — Quick Read

It's official. The heavily-delayed launch of the James Webb space telescope will blast off on 24 December. Nasa has officially confirmed 24 December as the launch date for the advanced...

James Webb telescope set to launch this December

5 months ago — Quick Read

The European Space Agency (ESA) has announced that the James Webb telescope - successor to Hubble telescope - will blast from the ESA spaceport in French Guiana on board a...

Sabre engine put through its paces

3 years ago — Long Read

Reaction Engine's Sabre engine - part jet, part rocket - is set to be put through its paces over the coming months. The hypersonic engine could potentially reduce the trip...

National Geographic reveal 3D, 360-degree video tour of the International Space Station

4 years ago — Quick Read

As a part of its a documentary series - "One Strange Rock" - the National Geographic Channel has created a 360-degree VR tour of the International Space Station National Geographic...

Space Camp Accelerator launch aims to fires-up UK space industry

4 years ago — Long Read

The Space Industry Bill quietly gained Royal Assent last week, bringing a whole host of new measures to bootstrap the UK's growing private space industry.