The UK Space Agency Wants Your Ideas

4 years ago — Quick Read

Interested in a share of £50,000? SatelLife Challenge, spearheaded by the UK Space Agency, is looking for the innovative satellite ideas from the UK’s young engineers and scientists. The goal...

Contact lost with Russian satellite after being set to launch from wrong Cosmodrome

4 years ago — Quick Read

The most embarrassing engineering blunder of the year might well be the loss of a Soyuz-2.1b rocket launched last month from the Vostochny cosmodrome. A Soyuz-2.1a launched from the Vostochny...

The European Space Agency to launch satellite with highest-ever data capacity

4 years ago — Quick Read

The ESA - European Space Agency - has partnered with ViaSat for a £60m deal to create a super-high data capacity satellite to bring Wi-Fi to planes and areas currently...

#cubesat NASA thinks CubeSats are the next big thing

5 years ago — Long Read

NASA is pushing ahead with its big commitment to CubeSats. It will be launching dozens of them in the coming months.