NASA’s giant SLS Moon rocket reaches the launchpad for the first time for testing prior to first planned launch later this year
New McGill Encyclopedia of International Space Law (MESIL) aims asto become the go-to resource for authoritative, peer-reviewed and reliable online resource on key subject matters of international space law.
The International Space station is a beacon of international cooperation but is drawn into a war of words over the escalating Ukraine-Russia military conflict
A new whitepaper, produced by Euroconsult and ST Engineering iDirect, outlines the pivotal role of ground segments in enabling the satellite industry to fully embrace an unprecedented transformation.
The recent flurry of space-related activities - combined with the de-globalising nature of the global economy and the need for a global response to issues such as pandemics - has caused others to look again at the functionality of the modern nation state and how the existing nation state model could be improved.
Starlink satellites burning up in Earth's atmosphere after solar storm distrupts orbital deployments
Prototype of new Autonomous Flight Termination System targeted for first flight on Gilmour's Eris small satellite launcher in late 2022
NASA survey mprogramme now capable of searching the entire dark sky every 24 hours for near-Earth objects (NEOs) that could pose a future impact hazard to Earth
Record-high temperatures, droughts, floods and fires around the globe made 2021 the joint sixth warmest year on record, according to NASA data stretching back more than a century.
Global space leaders need to convey the importance of space activities for society through communication activities and engaging with citizens