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Egypt launches National Center for Spatial Information Infrastructure carrying out space imaging

Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The center is affiliated to the Ministry of Planning, Follow-up, and Administrative Development.

Egypt to study impact of climate change on environment via satellites

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 01:35 GMT

The Environmental Affairs Ministry announced Tuesday it has signed a cooperation protocol with the Egyptian Space Agency.

President Sisi congratulates UAE on launching "Hope" probe to Mars

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 12:04 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi congratulated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on launching Sunday the Arab World's first probe to Mars called "Hope."

How Tiba-1 satellite contributes in securing Egyptian borders

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 11:56 GMT

The satellite was launched in November.

'Journey to Mars' workshop to be held in Future Library on Aug. 22

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 - 02:27 GMT

The workshop targets children between 9 and 15 years old and includes a range of activities that develop their skills of questioning, research and exploration.

A journey to the space with acclaimed astronaut Daniel Tani

Sun, 07 Jul 2019 - 12:09 GMT

Egypt Today sat down with the acclaimed American astronaut where he revealed a lot of interest facts about his spacewalks.

High winds force SpaceX to postpone first launch of Starlink satellites

Thu, 16 May 2019 - 09:34 GMT

Billionaire Elon Musk’s SpaceX postponed a planned Wednesday night blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first 60 satellites.

NASA scraps all-women spacewalk for lack of well-fitting suits

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 08:39 GMT

The US space agency NASA scrapped Monday a planned historic spacewalk by two women astronauts.

Japanese space probe touches down on asteroid to collect samples

Fri, 22 Feb 2019 - 10:56 GMT

A Japanese space probe named after a falcon, Hayabusa 2, has touched down on an asteroid to seek clues about the origins of life.

NASA probe believed to have passed distant space rock on landmark mission

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 - 11:11 GMT

A NASA explorer is believed to have reached the solar system's outermost region early Tuesday morning.

SpaceX launches first U.S. national security space mission

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 02:32 GMT

A SpaceX rocket carrying a U.S. military navigation satellite blasted off from Florida's Cape Canaveral

Zimbabwean pastor arrested for selling "tickets to heaven"

Sat, 07 Jul 2018 - 10:05 GMT

Pastor Tito Watts was arrested for selling Jesus-approved “tickets to heaven.”

UAE launches seed grants to support research in space settlement, habitation

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 - 12:26 GMT

The funds will be used to bankroll proposals that explore novel ideas and develop new business models for living and working in space.

India sends its 100th satellite into space to watch borders

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 - 08:58 GMT

India launched its 100th satellite on Friday as PM Modi seeks to project the country as a global low-cost provider of services in space.

Russia loses contact with Angolan satellite

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 - 11:33 GMT

Russia has lost contact with Angola's first national telecoms satellite launched from the Baikonur space pad.

Trump starts process of sending Americans back to moon

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 - 10:10 GMT

At a time when China is working on an ambitious lunar program, President Trump vowed that the United States will remain the leader in space exploration.

Russia launches second rocket from new cosmodrome

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 - 08:34 GMT

Russia launched a second rocket from its new Vostochny cosmodrome in the far east on Tuesday.

Care to name a planet for NASA?

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 10:00 GMT

NASA is offering everyone a chance to come up with a nickname for a planet it discovered near the end of our solar system.

Ticket to space with Kottamia Astronomical Observatory in Egypt

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 - 01:06 GMT

A large number of scientists and researchers come to use the Kottamia Astronomical Observatory in Egypt for physics and astronomy.

Egypt to establish new space agency

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 - 11:29 GMT

Egyptian government approved on Wednesday the law allowing the establishment of an Egyptian Space.

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