The new planet is twice the size of Earth and eight times heavier.Read the full story ›
The very faint dwarf galaxy called Antlia 2, is about a third the size of our home galaxy.Read the full story ›
The Sentinel 2B will play a leading role as part of a system of satellites in the world's most ambitious Earth observation programme.Read the full story ›
French astronaut Thomas Pesquet uploaded footage of the effort to social media.Read the full story ›
The historic Schiaparelli lander appears to have been smashed after crash-landing onto the red planet, the European Space Agency said.Read the full story ›
There are rising fears a space probe to Mars may be lost after it failed to send back a signal to its mission control.Read the full story ›
It is hoped the lander could become Europe's first ever to survive a landing on the Red Planet.Read the full story ›
A small robot could make history by becoming the first European spacecraft to survive a landing on Mars later today.Read the full story ›
This is the final path Rosetta took before it crashed into a comet.
Scientists at the European Space Agency deliberately sent the spacecraft into comet 67P marking the end of its 12 year mission.