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.
Astronomers began speculating about these omnivorous "dark stars" in the 1700s, and since then indirect evidence has slowly accumulated.
The UAE Space Agency and Krypto Labs, the global innovation hub, have announced the two winning teams of the GeoTech Innovation Programme. The winners were awarded funding of Dhs100,000 in cash and Dhs500,000 in kind, and the opportunity to accelerate and transform their innovative ideas into commercially viable and scalable market-ready products and/or services.
'I'm so excited that we finally get to share what we have been working on for the past year!' the 29 year-old Bouman said.
Sultan Al Neyadi will be a backup astronaut for the International Space Station (ISS) mission