Melbourne, Mar 23
Scientists have discovered a 400 km-wide impact zone from a huge meteorite in central Australia which is the largest asteroid impact zone ever found on Earth.
A team led by Dr Andrew Glik...
Miami, Feb 26
A US astronaut found water pooling in his helmet right after completing a six-plus hour spacewalk on Wednesday, raising new concerns about flaws with NASA’s spacesuits.
The water inside T...
Bengaluru, February 20
Tapan Misra, Scientist and Deputy Director, Microwave Remote Sensing Area of ISRO’s Space Applications Centre (SAC), Ahmedabad, has assumed the office of the Director, SAC.
Tapan Misra gr...
Hyderabad, Feb. 6
The first successful launch of the canister version of Agni-5 on January 31, that gave Indian defence forces the extra edge to fire the longest ballistic missile from anywhere, impacted the countr...
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...
Balasore (Odisha), Jan 31
India today successfully test-fired its indigenously developed, intercontinental surface-to-surface nuclear capable ballistic missile ‘Agni-5’, which has a strike range of over 5,000 km and can ca...
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 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, Mar 24
Jupiter may have swept through the early solar system like a wrecking ball, destroying any newly-formed super-Earths by driving them into the Sun, a new study has found.
The findings sugg...
Bengaluru, Mar 3
India’s Mars Orbiter Mission payload has viewed the albedo of Mars that will be useful to study its surface properties, Indian Space Research Organisation said today. “The map presented...
Washington, Feb 25
NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover has clicked a selfie which shows the one-tonne robotic vehicle at the “Mojave” site on the Red Planet where its drill collected the mission’s second taste of Mount Shar...
Bengaluru, Feb 18
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi visited the Institute for Stem Cell Research at the National Centre for Biological Sciences, in Bengaluru. During his visit, scientists explained the resea...
Washington, Feb 6
The sharpest and closest-yet images of the dwarf planet Ceres have been snapped by NASA’s Dawn spacecraft on its approach to the mysterious world.
The series of images of Ceres were taken...
Hyderabad, Jan 31
The successful launch of the first canister version of Agni-V, India's longest distance ballistic missile today marks a significant leap in the country's missile technology and fire power. <...
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 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...