Visakhapatnam, Feb 28
The prestigious heavy weight torpedo 'Vaarunastra' designed and developed by the Naval Science and Technology Laboratory (NSTL) here is set to undergo evaluation trials later this year.
Washington, Feb 26
US space agency NASA yesterday said it would launch a water-related satellite in collaboration with India’s ISRO. The NASA-Indian Space Research Organisation Synthetic Aperture Radar mis...
Beijing, Feb 23
China’s first lunar rover Jade Rabbit, which woke up ten days ago after being declared dead, has entered its third “planned dormancy” even as mechanical issues that might cripple the vehicle remai...
Bangalore, Feb 13
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) has handed over the first ‘Crew Module Structural Assembly’ for the ‘Human Space Flight Program’ to ISRO's Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC).
The first c...
Washington, Feb 4
All the pieces of the most powerful space telescope ever are ready for assembly at NASA, the US space agency has said. The $8.8 billion James Webb Space Telescope is scheduled for launch...
Moscow, Jan 28
Two Russian cosmonauts installed a high-fidelity camera outside the International Space Station in a second attempt at completing the work in a six-hour, eight-minute spacewalk on Monday. »
Washington, Jan 23
NASA may have long-term plans to send humans to Mars, but this year the US space agency is turning its eyes back to Earth with five planned space missions to take a look at the home planet.
London, Jan 20
Mars Opportunity rover has found a weird rock on the red planet that looks like a "jelly doughnut", a discovery that has left scientists baffled. In a comparison of recent phot...
Melbourne, Mar 1
Australian astronomers have discovered what makes some spiral galaxies fat and bulging while others flat discs — it’s all about how fast they spin.The research, led by the International Cen...
Washington, Feb 26
NASA has announced a torrent of new planet discoveries, hailing a “bonanza” of 715 worlds now known outside the solar system thanks to the Kepler space telescope’s planet-hunting mission. »
Washington, Feb 23
NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover has completed a 100.3 metres backwards drive over the Martian terrain – the longest one-day trek in more than three months.
The reverse drive was carried out o...
San Diego, Feb 22
NASA has scrubbed a test off the California coast involving recovery of a mock-up of its newest space capsule after it was discovered that the cables were not strong enough to handle the turbulenc...
Singapore, Feb 9
A Singaporean earth observation satellite will be launched with an Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) next year, a senior official said today.
The TeLEOS-1 would be Singapore’s...
Thiruvananthapuram, January 29
The team behind the recent GSLV-D5 mission with a cryogenic engine met here the other day to unwind and reflect on the ‘glorious moments.’ The GSLV-D5 launch vehicle put communicatio...
Cape Canaveral (Florida), Jan 24
NASA’s super-high-flying fleet of communication satellites just got bigger.An unmanned rocket blasted into a chilly, clear sky last night carrying the latest, third-generation Tracking and D...
Berlin, Jan 21
Waking up after almost three years of hibernation, a comet-chasing spacecraft has sent its first signal back to Earth, prompting cheers from scientists who hope to use it to land the first space l...
Bangalore, Jan. 13
For the first time since it was formed over two decades ago, ISRO’s marketing arm Antrix Corporation Ltd does not feature three of its prominent corporate old guard on its board any more.