News tagged with health checks

Image: An astronaut's view from space

NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman tweeted this photo from the International Space Station on Tuesday morning, Sept. 2, 2014. "My favorite views from #space – just past #sunrise over the ocean," the Expedition ...

dateSep 03, 2014 in Space Exploration
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Rosetta wide awake as check-up continues

Following last week's wake-up of the Rosetta comet-chaser, ESA's flight controllers have conducted the first in a series of health checks aimed at assessing how well it came through 31 months of hibernation.

dateJan 30, 2014 in Space Exploration
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Swine flu hits Europe

Swine flu hit Europe with the first confirmed cases in Britain and Spain on Monday as governments and travel companies urged travellers to avoid Mexico where the virus has likely killed 149 people.

dateApr 27, 2009 in Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes
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