Washington, Jan 23
NASA is working on a small helicopter that could fly ahead of future Mars rovers, checking out various possible points of interest and helping engineers back on Earth plan the best driving route.
Washington, Jan 15
Mars rover Curiosity will drill into a crystal-rich rock to detect possible salt mineral left from a drying lake on the Red planet, according to an Indian-origin NASA scientist.
New Delhi, Jan 7
India will soon join the global high-end scientific Neutrino Club as the Centre has given its nod to launch a project for experiments in high-energy physics, an expert said on Tuesday. T...
Washington, Dec 31
NASA is launching a new remote sensing instrument in space that will measure the moisture lodged in Earth’s soils with unprecedented accuracy and resolution.
The Soil Moisture Active Pass...
Geneva, Dec 15
The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN here will restart for its second three-year run in March 2015 that will see the world’s most powerful particle accelerator double its collisional energy.
Cape Canaveral (US), Dec 4
The Orion spacecraft, designed to carry humans farther in deep space than ever before, is poised to blast off today in what NASA hailed as a first step in mankind’s journey to Mars.
Hyderabad, Nov. 16
A technologist who has made important contributions in potential drug developments, Srivari Chandrasekhar from CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad, has been named the winner of the Infosys Prize 2014 in Physical...
Darmstadt, Nov 12
The probe Philae has been given the green light to attempt the first landing on a comet today, the European Space Agency (ESA) said.“We’ve got the final go” for the operation, an ESA spokes...
Washington, Jan 25
Scientists using ice-penetrating radar data collected by NASA have created the first-ever comprehensive map of layers deep inside the Greenland ice sheet.
The new map, developed using dat...
Washington, Jan 22
NASA has teamed up with Microsoft to develop a new software that will enable scientists to work on Mars virtually using a wearable technology.
Developed by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laborator...
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, JAN 12
ISRO has come out with a low-cost and path-breaking technology to protect buildings, automobiles, and auditoriums from fire.
It could even have potential use in the Railways, which is fre...
Chennai, Jan 6
MDMK leader Vaiko today demanded that the proposed underground Neutrino project in Tamil Nadu’s Theni district be scrapped, claiming it would affect the environment in that area.
Sriharikota (AP), Dec 18
PM congratulates team on successful mission »
Washington, Dec 10
A newly spotted mountain-sized asteroid is heading for Earth but it poses no threat to the planet, according to NASA. NASA researchers said the 400-metre sized asteroid discovered by Rus...
November 21, 2014
This Panipat teen’s invention allows people with speech impairments to communicate using their breath. The handy, affordable device can prove life-changing for 1.4 million Indians
Chennai, Nov 12
On a day when European Space Agency (ESA) is attempting to place a robot Philae on Comet 67P/Churyumov—Gerasimenko, ISRO today »
London, Nov 9
The elusive Higgs boson may not have been discovered despite claims of it being detected last year, according to a new study.
Many calculations indicate that the particle discovered last...