- Universe's first molecule detected in the space
Operating the GREAT far-infrared spectrometer onboard the flying observatory SOFIA, an international team reported unambiguous detection of the molecule towards the planetary nebula NGC 7027.
- SpaceNASA's TESS spots earth sized planet
"It’s so exciting that TESS, which launched just about a year ago, is already a game-changer in the planet-hunting business," said Johanna Teske, Carnegie Institution for Science in the US.SpaceThe first 'groundbreaking' pictures of a black hole to be unveiled on Wednesday
Called the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT), the project's ultimate goal is baked into its name: take pictures of the event horizon, or point-of-no-return for a black hole.SpaceAll 'Mission Shakti' debris to decay in 45 days from March 27: DRDO chief
On March 27, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that India has successfully tested an A-Sat missile under 'Mission Shakti'; and India has now entered the elite group nations to possess the capability to hit a target in space.SpaceNASA tests mega rocket engine for upcoming Moon mission
In a bid to make a successful moon mission in near future, NASA has successfully tested a mega rocket engine, marking a major milestone in its aim to return astronauts to the lunar surface in the next five years. The statement was confirmed by US space agency today. The latest test was conducted on April 4 at NASA's Stennis Space Center near Bay St Louis, Mississippi, US, NASA said in a statement.SpaceIsrael's Beresheet moon lander arrives lunar orbit: Details inside
An Israeli spacecraft is expected to swing into orbit around the moon today. But, the history making event will take place if the spacecraft aces a six-minute engine firing, a critical maneuver that will set up for the privately-funded probe’s historic landing attempt April 11.Science NewsNASA's 'terrible' review on ASAT gets no response from India
NASA has warned that anti-satellite weapon test has created 400 space debris which could collide with International Space Station (ISS), anytime. But, the India government refused to comment on the US space agency's assessment report. When media contact the spokesperson of Ministry of Defence, there was no response received.SpaceNASA rejects 'mission shakti', space debris raised risk for ISS
ISRO scientists are hit by tough allegations as NASA claims that the waste from anti-satellite (ASAT) missile test has increased 44 percent collision risk to the International Space Station (ISS), thereby condemning the 'mission shakti'.SpaceDRDO official rejects NASA's claims, says 'A-SAT debris will disappear in 45 days'
Nasa on Tuesday raised concerns over the debris formed due to India's destruction of one of its own satellites; the agency called it a 'terrible thing' as over 400 pieces of orbital debris have been created and are dangerous for the astronauts in the International Space Station.SpaceISRO's EMISAT spy satellite: From head to toe, all you need to know
ISRO spy satellite, EMISAT will intercept signals not only on the ground and at high-resolution from space but also for the Indian NavySpaceISRO's EMISAT spy satellite: From head to toe, all you need to know
ISRO spy satellite, EMISAT will intercept signals not only on the ground and at high-resolution from space but also for the Indian NavySpaceWhat is ISRO's EMISAT? Why is the mission so special?
India's space agency ISRO has launched its electronic intelligence satellite EMISAT from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh today. Along with the master satellite, 28 nano satellites have been lifted off and with this the country claims to have located a new surveillance satellite in the space.SpaceNASA will pay you $19,000 if you stay in bed for two months
The US-based NASA and the European Space Agency will pay you $19,000 to lie in bed for two months. But before you get excited about the news be sure to know the condition of the challenge.Science NewsThree mini frog species - tiny than a human nail - found in Madagascar
Three new mini frog species have been found in the Madagascar, they are believed to be the smallest frogs till date with a size smaller than a thumb nail. The researchers have given them names: Mini mum, Mini scule and Mini ature.SpaceNASA Hubble Space Telescope captures asteroid Gault coming apart
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has captured a small asteroid that is spinning fast and throwing out debris in a process of splitting apart.SpaceMars helicopter ready to take off for Red Planet: NASA
"The next time we fly, we fly on Mars," MiMi Aung, Project Manager for Mars Helicopter at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, said in a statement.Science NewsNASA offers Rs 12 lakh for 2 months if you do this
NASA is testing human bodies in the artificial gravity to ensure health of astronauts in the real space. And for this they need volunteers.Science NewsFormer ISRO scientist calls 'Mission Shakti' a 'complete waste'
Prime Minister Narendra Modi proudly announced the success of India's first A-SAT missile test that took India to the elite group of space powers. Only China, United States and Russia were able to do so. But a former ISRO scientist claims that the mission is a 'complete waste'.SpaceDid you know Mercury is our closest neighbour? Here's how
If you are asked which planet is closest to Earth, then what would be your answer? Your common sense may say that it's Venus or Mars. And, you may be right theoretically. But, actually, you're answer is not entirely true. The answer is Mercury. Strange, isn't it!