Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 04:58
Two Russian cosmonauts and an American astronaut blasted off Tuesday from Kazakhstan on a Russian Soyuz rocket for the International Space Station, with US-Russia space cooperation pressing on.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 11:23
A space-based observatory to search for planets orbiting alien stars has been selected as ESA`s third medium-class science mission, and is planned for launch by 2024.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 15:54
The Russian Soyuz rocket, successfully placed a scientific earth-monitoring satellite into orbit on Sunday. There were several delays earlier this week due to an accident during testing which caused engine damage.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 00:40
Russia successfully launched an upgraded version of its Soviet-design Soyuz rocket on Saturday, the Defence Ministry said, giving a boost to the country`s troubled space program.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 12:00
A three-man crew successfully blasted off into space with the Olympic torch on Thursday, ready to take it on its first space walk in what they said would be a "spectacular" showcase for the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2013, 09:06
A Russian Soyuz rocket blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Wednesday to deliver three new crew members to the International Space Station.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 11:04
A Russian Soyuz-2.1a rocket carrying six telecom satellites has blasted off from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan, Russian space agency Roscosmos said.
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A sports lover herself, Sunita Williams is excited about watching the London Olympics from the space.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 25, 2011, 23:20
A ball of light streaked across
the night sky in Europe when many imagined
that Father Christmas was doing his rounds.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 31, 2010, 18:47
A Russian Soyuz
carrier rocket with a manned spaceship of the same name has
been installed at the Gagarin launch site of the Baikonur
cosmodrome on Wednesday.
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