Vega`s second flight releases 3 satellites into orbits

The second flight of ESA`s newest launch vehicle, Vega, has been completed from Europe`s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, releasing 3 satellites into different orbits.

Asteroid belt found around the star Vega

A large asteroid belt is said to have been discovered around the star Vega, the second brightest star in northern night skies.

Summer star `Vega` 200-mn-yrs older than thought

Vega, a summer star in the Northern Hemisphere is just visible toward the west at sunset.