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Satellite attack: the mounting arms race in space

Both Russia and China have developed "space stalker" satellites that can be manipulated to physically interfere with others, according to Brian Chow, an independent space policy analyst who spent 25 ...

This handout image taken on 17 July 2020, and released by The European Space Agency (ESA) on 19 November 2020, shows the Sentinel-6 satellite, dedicated to measuring sea levels as part of the European Union’s Copernicus Earth Observation

Practicing missile target

China builds mockups of US navy ships

China's military has built mockups in the shape of a US navy aircraft carrier and other US warships, possibly as training targets, in the desert of Xinjiang

China builds mockups of US navy ships

France launches state-of-art military communications satellite

France has successfully launched a state-of-the-art satellite into orbit, designed to allow all of France's armed forces across the globe to communicate swiftly and securely.

France launches state-of-art military communications satellite

Musk’s satellite-based internet service may launch in India soon

Tech billionaire Elon Musk has stated on Twitter that his aerospace company SpaceX could launch satellite-based internet service Starlink in India soon

In this file photo taken on 30 May 2020, Spacex founder Elon Musk celebrates after the successful launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the manned Crew Dragon spacecraft at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Musk, the outspoken and envelope-pushing chief executive of Tesla, overtook Amazon boss Jeff Bezos to become the world's wealthiest person, US media reported on 7 January 2021.

India's attempt to have its eye in the sky fails

At about six minutes into the rocket's flight and soon after the cryogenic engine started operation, the mission control centre at the space port here tensed up as there was no data coming from the ...

India's attempt to have its eye in the sky fails

South Korea to develop over 100 mini satellites by 2031

South Korea has said it will develop over 100 miniature satellites over the next decade with the aim of establishing a national security monitoring system and testing next generation network ...

South Korea to develop over 100 mini satellites by 2031

SpaceX launches 60 Starlink satellites in record 10th liftoff

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on Sunday launched 60 Starlink internet satellites into orbit early and then stuck a landing at sea to cap a record 10th flight for the company’s reusable booster

SpaceX launches 60 Starlink satellites in record 10th liftoff

From Sputnik-1 to Sputnik V

Russian scientific achievements

Russia boasts a rich history of scientific invention across a wide variety of fields, from the Sputnik satellite to the coronavirus vaccine of the same name

Russian scientific achievements

China launches new remote sensing satellite

China has launched a new remote sensing satellite which will be used for scientific experiments

China launches new remote sensing satellite

Satellite to track rising seas as climate warms

Sentinel-6a will be the first of two identical satellites -- the second to be launched in five years -- that will provide measurements of unprecedented precision until at least 2030

This handout image taken on 17 July 2020, and released by The European Space Agency (ESA) on 19 November 2020, shows the Sentinel-6 satellite, dedicated to measuring sea levels as part of the European Union’s Copernicus Earth Observation
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