Herzog attended the Abu Dhabi Space Debate
Record budget of $17.5 billion agreed to
The artist and scientist reflect on the place of culture and art in our lives, on Earth and beyond
Technology & Science
The U.S. last sent astronauts to the Moon during the Apollo era, from 1969-1972
'Rashid' – named after Dubai's ruling family – will be propelled aboard a Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket
The 'Pillars of Creation' are located 6,500 light years from Earth in the Eagle Nebula of our Milky Way galaxy
'This is a watershed moment for planetary defense and a watershed moment for humanity'
Seeds would be carried by the Beresheet 2 spacecraft, a private Israeli Moon mission
Samantha Cristoforetti is the first European woman to take command of the International Space Station
Hit celebrated as 'start of a new era'
Artemis I signals a major change in direction for NASA’s post-Apollo human spaceflight program
Alternative dates for launch of the Artemis 1 mission are Friday and next Monday
US space agency's most powerful rocket ever set to blast off from Kennedy Space Center in Florida
‘The fact that the Israeli flag will wave on top of Zohar’s suit in space fills us with pride’
Heatwaves, floods, and crumbling glaciers are increasing the frequency and intensity of extreme weather
'You probably don't want a machine that kills on its own... but it's capable of it'
Iran & Eastern States
Earlier reports suggested Russia 'plans to use the satellite for several months or longer' in Ukraine war
Asia & Pacific
The rocket can rain debris over an area of more than 1,240 miles long by about 44 miles wide
'I think that by this time we will start putting together a Russian orbital station'
Sultan Al-Neyadi will be the second Emirati astronaut to fly to space
The station is one of the crown jewels of Beijing's ambitious space program
'This is the first time China has docked such large vehicles together, which is a delicate operation'
The fund is set to develop an advanced radar satellite constellation that will support imaging applications
Int'l Space Station 'was designed to be interdependent and relies on contributions from each space agency'