The US space agency NASA scrapped Monday a planned historic spacewalk by two women astronauts, citing a lack of available spacesuits that would fit them at the International Space Station.
Christina Koch will now perform tasks in space Friday with fellow American Nick Hague -- instead of Anne McClain as originally planned.
The event, organised by the UAE Space Agency, is the largest gathering of global space industry leaders in the Middle East and North Africa.
Donald Trump's administration announced Tuesday it was speeding up plans to send US astronauts back to the Moon, from 2028 to 2024, calling for a "spark of urgency" to prevail over delays that have plagued NASA's lunar return plans.
The Sharjah Urban Planning Council (SUPC) and Sharjah Baby Friendly Office (SBFO) have launched a new joint initiative, in collaboration with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN Habitat), with an aim to engage children and youth in the design and development of the city’s public spaces.
The UAE Space Agency has won a 2019 WSIS Prize for its global efforts in partnership and sustainable development.
The WSIS Prizes are part of the World Summit on the Information Society
NASA astronaut Christina Koch is going to have her mission on the International Space Station (ISS) extended to nearly 11 months, which would set a record for the longest spaceflight by a woman, the US space agency said Wednesday.
Dr. Abdullah Bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development, discussed prospects of cooperation with the International Mobile Satellite Organisation (IMSO).
NASA's first asteroid-sampling mission OSIRIS-REx has observed particle plumes erupting from the surface of Bennu, an asteroid the size of the pyramid at Giza.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India had shot down a satellite in space on Wednesday with an anti-satellite missile, hailing the test as a major breakthrough in its space programme.