At the end of @UN #AfricaWeek we are pleased to announce our new mini-site on @esa projects for Africa: https://t.co/3xIuMmlIbw pic.twitter.com/MlTec1nxyq — Space for Earth (@spaceforearth) October 14, 2016

We are GO for @ESA_EDM entry, descent, landing & surface operations followed by @ESA_TGO Mars orbit insertion #ExoMars — ESA Operations (@esaoperations) October 14, 2016

Vatnajökull glacier in #Iceland features in this week's #Earthfromspace https://t.co/ZYYSZZvWol pic.twitter.com/uWpM94bxa7 — ESA (@esa) October 14, 2016

This week's #Earthfromspace programme features #Iceland’s Vatnajökull glacier https://t.co/eE8WHdTTVY — ESA (@esa) October 14, 2016

#Iceland's Vatnajökull glacier features in this week's #Earthfromspace, watch at 10:00 CEST (08:00 UTC) on https://t.co/KLaB2hBAKt pic.twitter.com/SUZ1YtSaxn — ESA (@esa) October 14, 2016

Packed room for today's pre-arrival briefing by Flight Director Michel Denis for the mission control team #ExoMars pic.twitter.com/h86DRg39H5 — ESA Operations (@esaoperations) October 14, 2016

Lining up to deliver the Schiaparelli lander for 19 October #Mars landing https://t.co/V96nJRLV5U — ESA (@esa) October 14, 2016

Follow key moments in #ExoMars timeline for #Mars arrival over the next week https://t.co/dfGfyPVRQO pic.twitter.com/AZeR4gUnFd — ESA (@esa) October 14, 2016

L-33: Next time I wear this tight-fitting garment will be in space… to see if it will alleviate astronaut back pain https://t.co/UVaPzfu9oe pic.twitter.com/47ALAawilz — Thomas Pesquet (@Thom_astro) October 13, 2016

The central bulge of our Milky Way Galaxy rises over the northern Chilean Atacama altiplano in this postcard from planet Earth. At an altitude of 4500 meters, the strange beauty […]