Satellites are among humanity's greatest ever inventions. Don't believe it? Then take a look at what a world without satellites would be like.
The moon is only one of India's space ambitions. Those range from telecoms to telemedicine, remote sensing to rockets, and planetary science. Here's seven of India's off-planet targets.
Europe's satellite navigation system, Galileo, is fully functioning once again after just over a week of limited operations. During that time, the emergency alarm functions remained in service.
Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX has launched the US military's most powerful navigation satellite. The company's first national security space mission had been delayed due to production delays and adverse weather.
Africa's space race is accelerating as more countries on the continent launch satellites. This is bringing faster internet, better weather forecasting and improved disaster management to the continent.
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