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Taraustralis reports for the ESA!

It’s happening again!  Taraustralis is heading to Perth to attend the European Space Agency’s #SocialSpaceWA event.  15 social media rockstars from around the world have been chosen to attend the inauguration ceremony of the 4.5 meter acquisition antenna hosted by the ESA in New Norcia, Western Australia!   131 more words


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This quiz will tell you if you've got what it takes to be an astronaut

Do you have what it takes to become an astronaut? Find out with this new online test.

But it’s not going to be easy.

The quiz challenges your ability to move objects through space, or to ‘dock’ them, using arrows on the screen. 193 more words


WATCH: Astronaut explains how to relieve oneself in space

It’s the question everyone wants answered: how do you go to the bathroom in space?

Well, British astronaut Tim Peake of the European Space Agency (ESA) has answered it. 83 more words


This is how you brew coffee in space

We all take our daily caffeine fix for granted, but if you live in outer space, brewing that cup of joe in a zero-gravity environment creates a whole other level of complexity.   39 more words

The Uncle At The Party: Ireland's Space Tech Incubator

Frank Salzgeber talks with Hustle about why the European Space Agency is setting up a space technology incubation centre in Ireland and why SMEs and startups move better at solving problems. 124 more words


Astronaut Tim Peake becomes first to spacewalk under British flag

European Space Agency astronaut Tim Peake stepped outside the International Space Station on Friday, becoming the first to walk in space wearing the British flag. 181 more words