Washington, Feb 5
NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has beamed latest images of Pluto, as the probe makes way towards a historic encounter with the icy dwarf planet.
Although still just a dot along with its l...
Washington, Jan 28
NASA has developed a new interactive 3D app that can allow avid space explorers reach the launch pad of space missions – virtually.
Smartphone and tablet users can experience the exciteme...
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...
Washington, Feb 19
A NASA spacecraft set to encounter Pluto this summer has spotted two small moons orbiting the icy dwarf planet.The moons Nix and Hydra are visible in a series of images taken by the New Hor...
Washington, Jan 29
Scientists have found new evidence that glacier-like ice deposits advanced and retreated multiple times in regions of Mars in recent past.
For the study, researchers from the Brown Univer...
Washington, Jan 27
NASA’s Mars Opportunity rover has celebrated its 11th anniversary on the Red Planet, marking the milestone with a stunning panorama of a Martian crater. The panorama from one of the high...
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.