Galileo

September 6, 2014

Galileo satellites go into wrong orbit, European Space Agency says

Two satellites for Europe’s rival to the American GPS satellite navigation system have gone into the wrong orbit, the European Space Agency (ESA) said yesterday, in a setback for […]
August 1, 2014

So – you’re still interested in astronomy? Europa

Hi everyone. As you know, last time we took a look at 10 things you wanted to know about Enceladus. As promised, this time, we’re considering […]
March 5, 2014

NASA plotting robotic mission to Europa, Jupiter's moon that may harbour life

WASHINGTON — NASA is plotting a daring robotic mission to Jupiter’s watery moon Europa, a place where astronomers speculate there might be some form of life. […]