Satellites are studying the impacts on pollution and night lighting of measures taken to slow the spread of COVID-19.
RT @AJ_FI: Some #Covid19 space industry updates: Engineering test campaigns on ESA's Galileo Batch 3 navigation satellites suspended; Wuhan-based rocket company preparing for launch; Global Space Exploration Conference (GLEX 2020) postponed until September. https://t.co/UxU0V7XJxHOpen
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RT @SWFoundation: “Space is inherently a global activity. Does everybody understand what it means to behave responsibly? Can governments put an appropriate amount of regulation in place?" - SWF's Krystal Azelton in the latest issue of @ViaSatellite. Read more here: https://t.co/XLAcnqYDSXOpen
“The concern is whether all of these industries and technologies are regulated in a way that’s beneficial to both the organization and everyone else,” says Krystal Wilson, director of space ...
RT @CanadaInSpace: The first column by Prashant Shukle on SpaceQ, a recurring new feature: MDA to boldly go …. again https://t.co/OsOPM3dWAq #cdnspace #space #MDA #Canada https://t.co/uZ6jAiAt0fOpen
On the eve of 2020, followers of the Canadian space industry were greeted with exciting news. Northe
RT @AirbusSpace: Airbus successfully completes In Orbit Commissioning of #CHEOPS 🛰 Read more: 🔗 https://t.co/jow5vPBeZg https://t.co/bJwBpaElLfOpen
Airbus has received confirmation from ESA of a successful end to the In Orbit Commissioning (IOC) of CHEOPS after the IOC review yesterday. This critical phase was performed by Airbus in ...
Airbus Successfully Completes In-orbit Commissioning of CHEOPS Exoplanet Satellite https://t.co/Plwy6hwkTV via @spacecomOpen
This critical phase was performed by Airbus in Spain with the support of the Instrument Team (University of Bern), Mission Operation Centre (INTA), Science Operation Centre (University of ...
NASA picks SpaceX to fly cargo to moon-orbiting Gateway space station https://t.co/yBFMPwt6yq https://t.co/2ghloFjcKbOpen
Dragon XL will supply the Gateway.
Space investments by billionaire “geeks for space,” such as Paul Allen and Jeff Bezos, have brought attention to the burgeoning commercial space startup sector. Razor’s Edge Ventures was ...
ESA spacecraft operations engineer David Evans has invented a family of telemetry compression methods, one of which is about to turned into a data compression standard by the Consultative ...
RT @marinakoren: It is strange, and sometimes difficult, to cover my usual beat—space exploration—right now. But the coronavirus has pressed a pandemic-size pause button there, too: https://t.co/G8Ckcp2dFmOpen
Space missions around the world are on hold—a poignant reminder of how COVID-19 has upended civilization.
The European Space Agency said Tuesday it is suspending regular operations of four of its missions, including one recently launched spacecraft, to reduce staffing needs during the coronavirus pandemic. https://t.co/HSMASkoiLf https://t.co/tDqykXmOVjOpen
The European Space Agency announced March 24 it is suspending regular operations of four of its missions to reduce staffing during the coronavirus pandemic.
The U.S. Space Force is scheduled to launch its first mission to space in a two-hour window beginning at 2:57 p.m. ET on Thursday from Cape Canaveral, sending a communications satellite ...
We are staying at home and browsing through https://t.co/cJbGj4rPGB 💫 check it out with us! You can also find some inspiration on activities you can do during #wsw2020 🛰 #SatellitesImproveLifeOpen
Photo courtesy of SES June 12th, 2019 – SES and World Space Week Association jointly announced that SES President and CEO Steve Collar will be Honorary Chair of World Space Week 2020. “I’m ...
Astronauts in space are beaming positivity to the people of Earth. (Amazing photos, too.) https://t.co/Mf2IdvE6hM https://t.co/JGyhrjKgP2Open
Astronauts at the International Space Station are sharing positivity and stunning images of our home planet from their temporary home in orbit.
SpaceX's next launch delayed by coronavirus, cases found at HQ: Reports https://t.co/eGN06cCsnC https://t.co/7LciwD02sGOpen
SpaceX's next launch has been postponed by international travel restrictions imposed because of the growing coronavirus pandemic. This news comes as two workers at the company's ...
Tonight! Bradford Space is sponsoring a virtual panel on spacecraft propulsion in conjunction with SVS and @bakerbotts with Bradford Director @IanFichten keynoting, plus Rob Hoyt of Tethers Unlimited Inc and Vanessa Clark of @AtomosSpace 6pm PT, 9pm ET https://t.co/V0TEfY9TAFOpen
📸 Despite #coronavirus, flight controllers are still working in shifts in mission control centres around the world, 24 hours a day, to keep @Space_Station running. Maintaining #socialdistancing, this is our Columbus Control Centre near Munich, Germany 👉 https://t.co/JVu3vI8sqZ https://t.co/itJE5LARbtOpen
Rocket Lab postpones next launch due to coronavirus pandemic https://t.co/SfBuYBybQQ https://t.co/AQIddSy8ZYOpen
'Don't Stop Me Now' has been stopped, albeit temporarily.