ESA (@esa )


Bio European Space Agency, keeping you posted on European space activities.
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Account created 20-02-2009 21:38:25
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Falcon Social Media Management : This false-colour Copernicus EU #Sentinel-2A image from 2015 shows the Gibson Desert in Western #Australia. This desert features gravel terrains covered by desert grasses, as well as red sandy plains and dunefields 👉… #EarthFromSpace #EarthArt

Twitter Web App : Come gocce di mercurio in un rosso velluto – acqua e sabbia in Australia. / Like drops of mercury on red velvet – water and sand in Australia. #MissionBeyond

Falcon Social Media Management : Wow, what an awesome photo from Luca Parmitano 😎! Can you see Christina H Koch and Nick Hague in the #Cupola as they observe the approach of #SpaceXs #Dragon CRS-18 resupply vehicle? See more pics in Lucas #MissionBeyond Flickr album 👉

Twitter Web App : Only 1 month left before the 3rd Symposium on Space Educational Activities in Leicester, UK - don't forget to register!

TweetDeck : Crew members prepare for next weeks spacewalk. An unmanned Soyuz test flight will launch on a new booster. Also this week the crew worked on a robotic refueling experiment for long duration missions. #SpaceToGround

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Twitter Media Studio : 🎥 The #ExoMars mission will see the Rosalind #Franklin rover and its surface platform #Kazachok land on #Mars in 2021. This second ESA Science episode shows the challenges of leaving the platform, overcoming martian obstacles and walking over dunes. 👉

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Twitter Web App : #ICYMI A 4 metre-wide chunk of debris orbiting #comet #67P/C-G was spotted in #Rosetta imagery by landru79, which mission scientists are now studying. Featured this week as our #science #imageoftheweek.
☄️🛰 Full story:… #Archive #RosettaLegacy

Falcon Social Media Management : The award-winning Space Rocks 🎶returns to the indigoatTheO2 in London on 21 September for another celebration of space science and engineering, along with the art, music and science fiction inspired by it, in association with ESA 😎 👉…

Falcon Social Media Management : This Copernicus EU #Sentinel-3A image was taken on 10 July 2017 over #Toulouse in #France (the city was nicknamed la Ville Rose because of the pinkish tint of its terracotta roof tiles, which can be seen here, even from space!). 👉…

Falcon Social Media Management : Calling all members of the space community! Share your passion about space through European #SpaceTalks, a series of grassroots talks and events for the general public.

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Twitter Web App : Atolls like this, in the Maldives, might soon disappear, unless we take action to reduce CO2 emissions, and stop, if not reverse, #globalwarming. #MissionBeyond

Twitter Web App : Two more Copernicus EMS activations came from #GranCanaria in Spain this week for the #IFArtenara and #IFCazadores wildfires. These before and after Sentinel-2 🛰️🇪🇺 true color captures from 04/08 and 14/08 show us the area that was affected #activeearth

Twitter Web App : Greece has been facing multipe #wildfires in #Elafonisos, #Evia and other areas around #Athens. These Sentinel-3 captures from 11/08 & 13/08 show smoke from these various fires. Our Emergency Management Service (Copernicus EMS) was activated for the fire in Evia.

Twitter Media Studio : #BehindTheScenes with DJ Luca Parmitano: earlier this year Luca met German DJ @leShuuk and #BigCityBeats CEO Bernd Breiter for DJ training at ESA Astronaut Centre in Cologne Human Spaceflight ESA auf Deutsch ESA_Italia See…

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Twitter Web App : #Spacepatch alert: are you a fan of #SpaceRocks? 😎 Join the next ESA/Space Rocks mission into space-related art, music and sci-fi, boldly going again on 21 September...🖖…

TweetDeck : Disoriented? #KulturFestival19 in Stockholm on space continues until Sunday. Visitors can enter this gyroscope to see how they handle living in a weightless world.

Astronauts use similar techniques before launch to prepare for flight! See:… #BeyondMission