Space Travel

UAE's Mars city plan a step closer after radiation research
Arab world's Mars mission sends back first message
The unfolded sail covers an area equal to around eight MacBook Air laptop computers. © Spacety Aerospace Co
China tests its first solar sail spacecraft
Tyvak manufactures satellites for weather data collection and imaging. © Jose Luis Stephens / EyeEm
Space vehicles factory to be built in South Australia
The world is experiencing its third major helium shortage since 2006  ©Getty Images
Global focus on… helium
A concept drawing of the Gateway spaceship where supplies will be sent to. © NASA
NASA aims to build 'deep space supply chain'
Deal signed to 'develop space innovators'
Known as an Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU), the suit had to protect the astronauts from the Moon’s extreme climate ©NASA/Getty Images
Supply audit: Apollo 11 spacesuit
 The satellite will be designed and manufactured by engineers from the Arab Space Coordination Group. © MBRSC
UAE plans satellite to monitor climate change
The KhalifaSat was launched on an H-IIA rocket in Japan on Monday © JAXA
UAE's first homegrown satellite goes into orbit
The US is reliant on Russia’s Soyuz rockets to send people to space, one of which was forced to make an emergency landing yesterday ©Nasa
Nasa’s manned Mars mission $4bn over budget
UK to spend £92m on Galileo alternative plan