• AMBITION THE FILM

    Ambition is a collaboration between Platige Image and ESA. Directed by Tomek Bagiński and starring Aidan Gillen and Aisling Franciosi, Ambition was shot on location in Iceland, and screened on 24 October 2014 during the British Film Institute’s celebration of Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder, at the Southbank, London. Copyright: ESA/Platige Image

  • How Rosetta Wakes Up

    This visualization from ESA shows how the Rosetta spacecraft wakes up from its deep space hibernation in preparation for its cometary rendezvous.

  • Magnetic field: Why it matters

    This is a great video from the European Space Agency (ESA) discussing the importance of Earth’s magnetic field. Credit: ESA

  • ESA’s Mars Showcase

    The European Space Agency (ESA) has released an incredible new video showcasing images from the Mars Express mission.

  • Why Go to Mars?

    Mars500, the first simulated full duration mission to Mars, has surpassed the previous isolation record of 105 days.

  • Herschel Readies Itself

    ESA’s Herschel observatory is back to full operation following the reactivation of its HiFi instrument. For more information from the European Space Agency, click here.