Worms in space to understand muscle loss
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:29:00 +0100
Rising to the challenge: Winning idea headed to space
Keeping fit and maintaining muscle strength is hard enough on Earth, but for astronauts in space it is even more important. As they float around the International Space Station working on experiments, their muscles and bones get less of a work-out than if they were walking and lifting objects on Earth.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 14:06:00 +0100
20 memorable moments from the International Space Station
The annual Space Exploration Masters is a competition to stimulate innovation in all aspects of space exploration. One category sees the winner get to fly their idea to the International Space Station selected by a jury of experts from ESA and sponsor Space Application Services.
ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer announced this year’s winners at the Space for Inspiration event in Bilbao, Spain on 31 October. The conference connects space with non-space areas to find new approaches, solutions and services to challenges on Earth.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:24:00 +0100