Washington, May 24
NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has found a new route to some interesting rocks after its original path proved too difficult to traverse due to slippery slopes.
Curiosity climbed a hill on Th...
Beijing, May 20
Scientists have successfully captured 360 degree panoramic views of the Moon by using a rugged camera technology.
The “camera pointing system” (CPS) is a sophisticated tool capable of con...
Washington, May 19
NASA is offering $2.25 million in prize for designing and building a 3D-printed habitat for deep space exploration, including the journey to Mars.
The multi-phase 3-D Printed Habitat Chal...
Sriharikota, May 15
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is close to commissioning its new, home-made radar system that is capable of tracking several objects at the same time.
The radar will give I...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida, May 8
An unmanned Russian spaceship loitering in orbit after a failed cargo run to the International Space Station plunged into Earth's atmosphere on Thursday, the Russian space agency reported.
Toronto, May 6
Scientists have for the first time observed a planetary system under formation around a young star 450 light years from Earth in the constellation Taurus.
The researchers found that circu...
Washington, May 1
NASA’s Messenger spacecraft has crashed into the surface of Mercury, ending its historic 11-year mission that provided valuable data and thousands of images of the planet.Mission controller...
Moscow, April 29
An unmanned Russian cargo spacecraft ferrying supplies to the International Space Station is plunging back to Earth and apparently out of control, an official said today.
“It has started...
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, MAY 27
The Systems Society of India, Thiruvananthapuram chapter, will organise a workshop on electromagnetic interference/ coupling mechanism here on June 5 and 6.
It aims to prov...
Bengaluru, May 20
Plans three GSAT launches in the next two years, says Chairman Kiran Kumar
May 19, 2015
ISRO’s steadily killing India’s digital dreams with its inability to provide satellite support, even for television
Washington, May 17
Humans have always fantasised of “little green men” from Mars, and scientists have now come up with a new way to search for traces of alien life on the red planet. Visits to Mars by unma...
Washington, May 14
Enheduanna, the name suggested by an Indian space enthusiast, is one of the winners of a NASA contest to name five new craters on Mercury.
The five winning names for the craters are: Enhe...
Washington, May 7
Scientists have unveiled the pH of water spewing from a geyser-like plume on Saturn’s moon Enceladus, a discovery that suggests it is a promising candidate to harbour life.
The finding fr...
Washington, May 5
Briny water may exist under certain conditions on the surface of Mars but it may not support life, data collected on the red planet by NASA’s Curiosity rover indicates.
The finding is bas...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. April 30
NASA's Pluto-bound New Horizons spacecraft has spotted surface features on the icy world, including a possible polar cap, images released on Wednesday show.
With 60 million miles (97 mill...
Hyderabad, April 28
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has lined up three launches of PSLV and one of GSLVs by the end of 2015 from India’s spaceport in Sriharikota.Stating this, M Y S Prasad, Direct...