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Mirror, mirror

Technology image of the week: a lightweight, silicon carbide mirror for space, under thermal vacuum–testing To source

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Launching the drone

Human spaceflight and robotic exploration image of the week: ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano exploring places no human could go with robotic drone To source

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Star storm

Space Science Image of the Week: Aoife van Linden Tol, recipient of the first ESA–Ars Electronica residency, created this sketch while researching for her art–science project at ESA To source

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Rann of Kutch

Earth observation image of the week: a Sentinel-2 image of a salt desert in western India, also featured on the Earth from Space video programme To source

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