From Yuri Gagarin’s first, historic undertaking to the American landing on the moon in 1969, human beings are not tired of pursuing the goal of space colonization. 

Today, its outpost is the International Space Station (ISS). It’s the most important international cooperation programme ever started in the scientific and technological field, and Italy has several key roles in its implementation.

‣ Italy in microgravity

The ISS is the home of humanity in space, and Italy gave a significant contribution to its construction 

The complete list of space missions in which Italy participated, with hardware, astronauts or scientific experiments

All the Italian microgravity experiments

The biographies of all the Italian astronauts

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ADAM/PixDD project ‣

A collaboration among ASI, INAF,INFN and several Universities MORE...


International Partners Advance Cooperation with First Signings of the Artemis Accords   ‣

 International cooperation on and around the Moon as part of the Artemis program is taking a step forward today with the signing of the Artemis Accords between NASA and several partner countries MORE...