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Space artist nominated for prestigious prize

Katie Paterson’s ESA-supported work Campo del Cielo, Field of the Sky – which included a symbolic return to space for a chunk of meteorite – has been shortlisted for the International Prize for Contemporary Art, granted by the Foundation Prince Pierre de Monaco.  To source

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Defending the planet

Watch video replays of the daily sessions of the IAA Planetary Defence Conference, recorded 13-17 April 2015 at ESA/ESRIN To source

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Beagle-2 lander found on Mars

The UK-led Beagle-2 Mars lander, which hitched a ride on ESA’s Mars Express mission and was lost on Mars since 2003, has been found in images taken by a NASA orbiter at the Red Planet. To source

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Ten years at Titan

Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the pioneering Huygens mission to Saturn’s moon Titan, the first successful landing on an outer Solar System world To source

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