Awarding the right stuff
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:02:00 +0200
Ice Cubes – cool new commercial opportunity on the International Space Station
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:18:00 +0200
Keeping the rhythm in space
Today ESA’s Director of Human Spaceflight and Robotic Exploration David Parker signed an agreement with Space Applications Services for the first commercial European opportunity to conduct research in space.
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:38:00 +0200
Space is an inhospitable environment for the human body but we adapt remarkably well. Within hours, the brain adjusts to the lack of an up or down, as if floating is all it has ever known. Now researchers are learning how our internal clock similarly adjusts to the restrictions of space. An ESA-sponsored experiment has found that while you can take the body out of Earth, you can’t take an Earth-based rhythm out of the body.