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Soon, 'touchy-feely' joystick to remotely control robots from space  Mar 30, 9:41 am
London, March 30 (ANI): An new system inside the European Space Agency's next ship heading to the International Space Station is going to remotely control robots from space with particular emphasis placed on haptic feedback.
Rapidly spinning supermassive black hole located 6 bln light-years away found  Mar 6, 10:03 am
Washington, March 6 (ANI): Astronomers have used NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and the European Space Agency's (ESA's) XMM-Newton to show a supermassive black hole six billion light-years from Earth is spinning extremely rapidly.
Europe's Rosetta probe set to wake up from hibernation  Jan 20, 10:47 am
London, Jan. 20 (ANI): Rosetta, which was launched about ten year ago on a long quest to chase and land on a comet, will be roused by an onboard "alarm clock" at 10:00 GMT on Monday.
French fries taste best if made on Jupiter!  Jan 4, 12:02 pm
New York, Jan. 4 (ANI): European Space Agency (ESA) cut potatoes into thin sticks and then deep fried them in extra-virgin olive oil, one side at a time, in a spinning centrifuge - creating conditions of up to nine times Earth's gravity.
Comet-chasing Rosetta spacecraft to wake up from slumber in 100 days time  Dec 27, 12:54 pm
Washington, Oct. 12 (ANI): European Space Agency's comet-chasing mission Rosetta is going to wake up in 100 days' time from deep-space slumber to reach the destination it has been cruising towards for a decade.
ESA plans to probe 'hot and energetic universe' by 2028  Nov 29, 2:03 pm
Washington, Nov 29 (ANI): The Science Program Committee of the European Space Agency (ESA) selected the "The Hot and Energetic Universe" as the science theme for its next Large (L-class) mission at its meeting in Paris.
ISS crew lands on Earth with Olympic Torch after 166 days in space  Nov 11, 9:48 am
Washington, Nov. 11 (ANI): Expedition 37 crew members Karen Nyberg of NASA, Fyodor Yurchikhin of the Russian Federal Space Agency and Luca Parmitano of the European Space Agency (ESA) have returned from the International Space Station, landing at 9:49 p.m. EST Sunday, after spending 166 days in space.
ESA's out-of-fuel research satellite to hit unpopulated area  Nov 11, 9:48 am
Johannesburg, Nov. 11 (ANI): European Space Agency (ESA) has said that one of its research satellites GOCE has ran out of fuel and in all probability will crash to Earth into the ocean or polar regions, which are unpopulated.
GOCE research satellite to crash to Earth on Sunday night or Monday  Nov 9, 11:06 am
Washington, Nov 9 (ANI): European Space Agency (ESA) has revealed that its GOCE research satellite will crash to Earth on Sunday night or during the day on Monday.
New 'eye in sky' warning system to help detect 'dangerous' asteroids  Oct 21, 10:40 am
Washington, Oct. 21 (ANI): A 800-million-pound early warning system to find asteroids that are on a potential collision course with the Earth is set to be launched next month by European Space Agency.
Comet-chasing Rosetta spacecraft to wake up in 100 days' time  Oct 12, 11:42 am
Washington, Oct. 12 (ANI): European Space Agency's comet-chasing mission Rosetta is going to wake up in 100 days' time from deep-space slumber to reach the destination it has been cruising towards for a decade.
Jupiter destined Juno spacecraft resumes full flight operations  Oct 12, 10:50 am
Washington, Oct. 12 (ANI): NASA's Juno spacecraft, which is on its way to Jupiter, resumed full flight operations at 5:12 p.m. ET Friday.
Planck telescope to be switched off in 2 weeks  Oct 9, 4:55 pm
London, Oct 09 (ANI): European 'big bang' space telescope, Planck, will be turned off in two weeks' time, as it has completed its mission.
Soon, slithering snake shaped robots to spill Mars' secrets  Sep 17, 10:35 am
Washington, Sept. 17 (ANI): Researchers have apparently taken inspiration from legless slithering reptiles- snakes- to design a brand new Mars exploration robot.
Gigantic coronal hole spotted over Sun's north pole  Jul 20, 9:52 am
Washington, July 20 (ANI): European Space Agency/NASA Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, or SOHO, captured images of a gigantic coronal hole hovering over the Sun's north pole on July 18.
ESA's 'dark universe' mission Euclid ready for construction  Jul 10, 4:45 pm
Washington, July 10 (ANI): Europe's "dark universe" mission Euclid is now ready for construction after the European Space Agency announced Thales as prime contractor.
ESA's Herschel telescope finally switched off   Jun 18, 10:29 am
Washington, June 18 (ANI): European Space Agency's billion-euro Herschel space telescope has been switched off.
2 spacecrafts to fly in formation with millimetre precision for first time   Apr 17, 1:42 pm
Washington, April 17 (ANI): A European Space Agency (ESA) project is aiming to demonstrate that two satellites can move as one single object with sub-millimetre precision.
Hi-fi Big Bang sound recreated  Apr 7, 10:38 am
Washington, April 7 (ANI): A University of Washington physicist has recreated sound of the Big Bang in high fidelity using cosmic microwave data.
Volcanoes in Jupiter's moon Io located 30 to 60 degrees East from where they were predicted  Apr 5, 9:42 am
Washington, April 5 (ANI): Concentrations of volcanic activity in Jupiter's moon Io are significantly displaced from where they are expected to be based on models that predict how the moon's interior is heated, according to NASA and European Space Agency researchers.
New radio telescope in SA may shed light on earliest moments of Universe  Mar 28, 3:55 pm
Washington, March 28 (ANI): While the first results from the European Space Agency's Planck satellite has been released, astronomers at the Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory (HartRAO) near Johannesburg are working on a new radio telescope that will also shed new light on the very earliest moments of universe.
Venus polar vortices change chaotically everyday  Mar 26, 10:18 am
London, March 26 (ANI): Venus' South Polar Vortex has a much more chaotic and unpredictable nature than previously thought, a new study has found.
Planck's new image of oldest light could reveal origins of our Universe  Mar 21, 4:41 pm
London, Mar. 21 (ANI): The most detailed map ever created of the cosmic microwave background - the relic radiation from the Big Bang - obtained by the European Space Agency's Planck space telescope has revealed the existence of features that challenge the foundations of our current understanding of the Universe.
Herschel discovers 15 new very young stars   Mar 20, 9:37 am
Washington, March 20 (ANI): Using the Herschel space observatory, a European Space Agency mission, astronomers have found some of the youngest stars ever seen in the Universe.
Spin rate of supermassive black hole estimated for first time  Feb 28, 11:06 am
London, February 28 (ANI): An international team has definitively measured the spin rate of a supermassive black hole for the first time, using the two X-ray space observatories, NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) and the European Space Agency's XMM-Newton.
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