April 18, 2014
In Saturn, we see an atom, the nebula, the entire universe »
Washington, April 11
NASA has approved the design of a new spacecraft for its ambitious mission to collect the first ever samples from an asteroid in 2018.
NASA’s team that will conduct the mission has been g...
Chennai, Apr 9
Cruising towards a historic feat, the Indian space mission to Mars today crossed half the total distance to the red planet from Earth and was very much along the designated helio-centric trajector...
Sriharikota, April 4
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is working out a business model for a larger participation from the private sector in the space programme so that its manpower can concentrate on n...
Washington, April 4
A vast ocean of water could be lurking under the thick ice of one of Saturn’s moons, according to the findings published by Science magazine on Thursday. A sea up to 10 kilometres...
Chennai, April 3
As part of its aspirations to build a regional navigational system equivalent to Global Positioning System of the US, ISRO is set to send its second satellite from Sriharikota tomorrow, which woul...
Chennai, April 2
The 58-and-a-half hour countdown for the launch of country’s second satellite for Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System IRNSS 1B today commenced and was proceeding smoothly at the Satish Dha...
Moscow, March 28
A Russian spacecraft carrying a three-man Russian and US crew today docked successfully at the International Space Station after an unprecedented two-day delay caused by a technical hitch. <...
Washington, April 18
Earth-like planet that could support life discovered
Washington, April 15
NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has documented the formation of a small icy object within the rings of Saturn that may be a new moon probably no more than half a mile in diameter. The findings...
Washington, April 10
A Martian crater may have once held a vast lake of water, a new research has claimed.
A new analysis by a team led by Steve Ruff from Arizona State University suggests floodwaters entered...
Washington, April 7
NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover has arrived at a scientifically enticing destination to carry out the next drilling operation in search of clues about ancient Red planet environment that may have been...
Sriharikota, April 4
25th successful launch of a polar satellite launch vehicle, ISRO’s workhorse »
Paris, April 4
Europe has launched the first in a constellation of hi-tech satellites designed to monitor Earth for climate change and environmental damage and help in disaster relief operations. Senti...
Washington, April 3
NASA cut some communication channels with Russia over the annexation of Crimea by Moscow, news reports said on Wednesday.
“Given Russia’s ongoing violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and te...
Chennai, April 1
The launch rehearsal for India’s second navigational satellite IRNSS 1B was completed successfully today at the spaceport of Sriharikota, setting the stage for commencement of over 58-hour countdo...
Moscow, March 26
An engine snag has delayed the arrival of a Russian spacecraft carrying three astronauts to the International Space Station until tomorrow.
A rocket carrying Russians Alexander Skvortsov...