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# satellites - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Outernet project aims to provide global WiFi coverage via satellite

By sending mini-satellites into low Earth orbit, the project aims to beam WiFi to those who wouldn’t usually have access to it.

# satellites - Thursday 11 April, 2013

The sun emitted its biggest flare of 2013 today

NASA has all the science behind the phenomenon.

# satellites - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Eyes in sky help when catastrophe strikes

International agreement allows satellites to be pulled out of their orbit to monitor natural or manmade disasters.

# satellites - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Pentagon researches ways to scavenge retired satellites... in space

The Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is planning to launch a demonstration mission in 2016.

# satellites - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Irish company wins €500k deal to make sunscreen for satellites

Enbio signed the contract with the European Space Agency.