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Oct 22, 2016
Schiaparelli Mars lander may have exploded on impact: European Space AgencyEuropean Space Agency's Mars lander may have exploded on impact with the red planet, scientists suggest after preliminary analysis of new images taken by a Nasa probe
Oct 20, 2016
Telescope in Maharashtra tracked landing of European Space Agency's lost Schiaparelli Mars landerIn a major achievement, the Giant Metre-wave Radio Telescope (GMRT) at Khodad detected and tracked the landing of a European Space Agency's lost Schiaparelli Mars lander
Oct 16, 2016
European-led Mars lander, Schiaparelli to start descent to red planetSchiaparelli, the European Mars lander is due to leave its mothership on Sunday and head toward the red planet's to search for signs of past and present life
Jul 27, 2016
Goodbye Philae: Year-long silence later, ESA severs link with comet probeThe decision to cut the link to Philae was taken to save energy on mothership Rosetta.
Jun 15, 2015
It's alive: Philae spacecraft that landed on comet finally wakes up after seven monthsTo scientists' relief and delight, the Philae spacecraft that landed on a comet last fall has woken up and communicated with Earth after seven long months of silence, the European Space Agency announced Sunday.
Jun 12, 2015
Three astronauts return home from Space Station; land in KazakhstanA three-person crew from the International Space Station landed safely in the steppes of Kazakhstan on Thursday after a longer-than-expected orbital stint.
May 17, 2015
New technique may help detect alien life on MarsHumans have always fantasised of "little green men" from Mars, and scientists have now come up with a new way to search for traces of alien life on the red planet.
Feb 16, 2015
European Space Agency destroys last space truck to ISSThe European Space Agency (ESA) has said it had destroyed its last supply ship to the International Space Station, bringing a seven-year venture to a successful close.
Nov 15, 2014
From 'alien world': Europe's pioneering robot Philae sends data to EarthRobot probe Philae uploaded a slew of last-minute data to Earth on Friday from a comet in deep space, before going to sleep at the conclusion of a historic exploration, ground controllers said.
Nov 13, 2014
European Space Agency creates history, lands spacecraft on cometThe European Space Agency celebrated a cosmic touchdown Wednesday by successfully landing a spacecraft on a comet for the first time in history.