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More than 100 explorers wanted for this year’s Young Graduate Trainee opportunities at ESA!... ESA · 4 weeks
Priya's YGT experience in the ESA Future Missions Office!  ESA · 3 weeks
Video: 00:02:50 Priya Patel, System Engineer, talks about her experience as a YGT working on the Laser Interferometer... more
Ina's YGT experience in space architecture and infrastructure  ESA · 2 weeks
Video: 00:02:37 Ina Cheibas talks about her YGT experience in the Advanced Concepts Team at ESTEC, Netherlands, where her role... more
Nicolas's YGT as a Spacecraft Operations Engineer  ESA · 1 week
Video: 00:02:43 Nicolas Soubirous, Spacecraft Operations Engineer, shares his YGT experience at ESA, working in the EarthCARE, SEOSat & SMOS Missions Operations... more
Call for Media: Cheops launch to study exoplanets  ESA · 19 hours
Press Release N° 24–2019 Cheops, ESA’s ‘Characterising Exoplanet Satellite’, is scheduled to be launched on a Soyuz-Fregat rocket from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, at 09:54 CET on 17 December 2019. Representatives... more
Matyas's YGT experience in the Lunar Resource Lander Team  ESA · 2 days
Video: 00:02:41 Matyas Hazadi shares his YGT experience as a system engineer in the Lunar Resource Lander Team... more
Women from ethnic minorities least likely to be offered speaking opportunities at scientific conferences  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
A new study from Queen Mary University of London has found that scientists from racial and ethnic minority populations, already... more
Travel to Mars with Eleni Ravanis, YGT at ESA!  ESA · 6 days
Eleni joined ESA in October 2018 to work on the Visual Monitoring Camera of Mars Express. She shares... more
Online reviews reveal need for specialized drug treatment facility assessments  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
With no national standard to measure drug treatment facilities, new research reveals opportunities to learn from patients to help create metrics. more
Pioneering scientist wins 2019 Foulkes Foundation Medal for contributions to biomedical science  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Professor Muzlifah Haniffa from Newcastle University and the Wellcome Sanger Institute has won the 2019 Foulkes Foundation Medal for her ground-breaking contributions to biomedical... more
Study calls 200-year-old law about gas mixtures into question  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
According to a new study led by a team from The University of New Mexico, centuries-old laws about the behavior of gas mixtures do not apply in the presence of... more
Online violence just as destructive as offline violence  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
While the digital age helps facilitate spaces for women to be heard with movements and campaigns such as #OrangeTheWorld #MeToo #TimesUp #NotOneMore, conversely, it also presents further opportunities to inflict harm on... more
New spin directions in pyrite an encouraging sign for future spintronics  nanowerk · 4 weeks
The study of pyrite-type materials provides new insights and opportunities for selective spin control in topological spintronics devices. more
A new way to create pumpkin spice products, drugs, cosmetics  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
"Like oil and water" doesn't apply just to personal relationships that aren't working. It also applies to the challenges scientists face when combining spices and other products that... more
Call for media to Seville  ESA · 4 weeks
Press Release N° 20–2019 The ESA Council at Ministerial Level, Space 19+ -, will take place at FIBES in Seville, Spain, on 27 and 28 November 2019.  more
Hire more LGBTQ and disabled astronomers or risk falling behind, review finds  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Ensuring research opportunities for indigenous, disabled and LGBTQ astronomers is essential if Australian research is to succeed in the new era of "mega-telescopes", a... more
Industrial scale production of layer 2D materials via intermediate-assisted grinding  nanowerk · 3 weeks
The key to a novel exfoliation technology is to use intermediate materials that increase the coefficient of friction of the mixture and effectively apply sliding frictional forces to... more
Lab Innovations 2019 achieves record breaking numbers  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Lab Innovations celebrated its 8th edition on 30 & 31 October 2019, trumping all records for the event. Attracting 3,860 attendees - an impressive 24% increase on the previous year - this makes it... more
From the stars to the ocean, Pierre-Yves Cousteau’s YGT experience  ESA · 2 weeks
Pierre-Yves Cousteau is a marine conservationist, professional diver and filmmaker. Prior to exploring the oceans like... more
Cleveland-based startup will use federal grant to develop AI tools for TB detection  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Cleveland--Diascopic LLC, a Cleveland-based medical research company that develops diagnostic technology, will use a highly competitive federal grant to develop and apply... more
Economics of a four-day working week: Research shows it can save businesses money  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The idea of a four-day working week is gaining momentum. The Labour Party has included it in its 2019 electoral manifesto, and... more
Natural gas drives record CO2 emissions in 2019  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
Global carbon emissions boosted by soaring natural gas use are set to hit record levels in 2019 despite a decline in coal consumption and a string of countries declaring a climate emergency,... more
Nanomaterials in wastewater have toxic effects on crustaceans and fish  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
You may not always think about it when you do your laundry or flush the toilet, but whatever you eat, wear or apply on your skin ends up... more
Carbon intensity of power sector down in 2019  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Engineers from Carnegie Mellon University's Scott Institute for Energy Innovation have compiled carbon emissions for the U.S. electric power sector for the second quarter (Q2) of 2019 as part of the CMU... more
120 university students take part in the Concurrent Engineering Challenge 2019!  ESA · 2 weeks
Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus was the target of ESA Academy’s Concurrent Engineering Challenge 2019. Would participants... more
Week in images: 18-22 November 2019  ESA · 3 weeks
Discover our week through the lens (18-22 November 2019). more
NASA applying AI technologies to problems in space science  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Could the same computer algorithms that teach autonomous cars to drive safely help identify nearby asteroids or discover life in the universe? NASA scientists are trying to figure that out... more
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To celebrate Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we are offering a $49 print + digital subscription now through... more
Week in images: 25-29 November 2019  ESA · 2 weeks
Discover our week through the lens (25-29 November 2019). more
Cheops: The Hunt for Exoplanets
New research tracing the development of the world's vital non-living nature
Matyas's YGT experience in the Lunar Resource Lander Team
The Coastal Communities Network – a force for nature
Cheops: Europe's Exoplanet Mission
A 'once a month' birth control pill
Research shows that using green products leads to a warm glow in shoppers
New study finds the mix that makes Titan's lakes spew nitrogen bubbles
NASA's Parker Solar Probe sheds new light on the sun
First giant planet around white dwarf found