space travel

Billionaires in space: essential innovation or ‘costly vanity project’?
Blue Origin’s New Shepard crew posing after flying into space
In Focus

Billionaires in space: essential innovation or ‘costly vanity project’?

‘One very small step for mankind, one giant ego trip for Jeff Bezos’
30 Jul 2021
Russia and China joining forces to build first Moon base
Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping in Beijing in 2018
In Brief

Russia and China joining forces to build first Moon base

Lunar pact represents ‘all kinds of security threats’ to UK and US, expert warns
11 Mar 2021
New news, equality in space and small talk
A rocket blasting off
Podcast

New news, equality in space and small talk

Will new TV news channels threaten impartiality? Is space the final frontier for disability? And do we really need lessons in chit-chat?
19 Feb 2021
How the ESA’s space hoover works
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In Depth

How the ESA’s space hoover works

The space agency’s robot debris collector is set for its first mission in 2025
10 Dec 2019
The last man on the moon: Remembering Gene Cernan
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In Depth

The last man on the moon: Remembering Gene Cernan

A tribute to the late American astronaut and his outstanding accomplishments
26 Jan 2017
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