January 20, 2015
The government is making matters worse
Bengaluru, January 16
HAL after contributing to the success of Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) and GSLV Mk III launch in 2014 is now taking steps to open Integrated Cryogenic Engine Manufacturing (ICEM) facility at...
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.
Washington, Jan 14
An asteroid will safely pass about three times the distance of Earth to the Moon on January 26, according to NASA.From its reflected brightness, astronomers estimate that the asteroid, desi...
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...
Mumbai, Jan 4
The second day of the Indian Science Congress hosted at Mumbai University here today saw a lecture examining ancient aviation technology in the Vedas.
The hosting of the lecture,...
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...
Washington, Dec 24
A NASA satellite has captured a colourful photo of Christmas Island in the Southern Indian Ocean from space.
Christmas Island, an Australian Territory, is a coral atoll (a ring-shaped ree...
January 21, 2015
Sacking the DRDO chief made no sense at all. The research establishment requires overhaul, not wanton tinkering »
Washington, Jan 20
NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has beamed back a series of new images of the dwarf planet Ceres, showing tantalising detail of the mysterious world’s surface.As Dawn closes in on Ceres, new images...
Washington, Jan 15
Weightlessness in space causes blood to shift from the bottom half of the body to the top which may cause astronauts to experience vision problems some months into spaceflight, scientists say.
Bengaluru, January 14
Alur Seelin Kiran Kumar, Director, Space Applications Centre, Ahmedabad, has taken charge as Chairman, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), and as Secretary, Department of Space. He...
MOSCOW, Jan 14
The crew of the International Space Station evacuated its U.S. section on Tuesday because of a leak of "harmful substances" from the cooling system, Russian news agencies reported.
Chennai, Jan 6
Fourth of a seven-satellite navigation system
Norfolk (US), Jan 4
Devising a way to one day land astronauts on Mars is a complex problem and NASA scientists think something as simple as a child’s toy design may help solve the problem.
Safely landing a l...
Washington, Dec 25
NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) have beamed their greetings to the Earth, wishing everyone a merry Christmas.
Expedition 42 Commander Barry Wilmore and Flight...
New Delhi, December 23
Company makes bearings for ISRO »