Europe has launched its biggest-ever telecoms satellite, and it includes some of the most sophisticated technology ever used for civilian purposes.
Citizen science is helping out where specialist researchers can't cope with the flood of data – and where computers can't match the human brain.
Scientists at Concordia, Europe’s only permanent research station on continental Antarctica, saw their first dawn on Saturday after three months of continuous night.
The European Very Large Telescope (VLT), one of the most powerful and productive ground-based astronomical facilities in existence, has just turned 15 years old.
European scientists are preparing to notch up a world first in satellite formation flying. Two spacecraft will soon be flying side-by-side with extreme precision.
‘Lean’ farming could reduce waste.
Pre-eclampsia affects 800 000 women a year worldwide.
Scientists want to edit the genes of potatoes and wheat.
SESAME co-founder helped set up Middle East particle accelerator to build bridges in the region.
Teleporting data between particles that were 1.3 km apart was a fundamental step in creating the quantum internet, says Prof. Ronald Hanson.
Science is currently undergoing a revolution thanks to a new approach to the scientific process based on openness, inclusiveness and cooperation, known as Open Science.