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Over 1.3 lakh Indians ‘book ticket’ to Mars

Over 1.3 lakh Indians ‘book ticket’ to Mars

More than 1.3 lakh Indian space enthusiasts have submitted their names to NASA to be carried to Mars onboard the US space agency’s mission to the red planet next year.…

ISRO to launch 30 satellites in one go in December

ISRO to launch 30 satellites in one go in December

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said it will launch 30 satellites in a single mission on board its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) in December. The mission, whose main…

‘Planet Nine’ does exist in solar system: NASA

‘Planet Nine’ does exist in solar system: NASA

The elusive ‘Planet Nine’ does exist, and may be 10 times the mass of the Earth and 20 times away from the Sun than Neptune, NASA scientists say. ‘Planet Nine’…

India’s Mars Orbiter Mission completes 3 yrs in orbit

India’s Mars Orbiter Mission completes 3 yrs in orbit

India’s rendezvous with the red planet continues as its celebrated Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) completes three years in orbit. “As the country’s low-cost Mars Orbiter Mission completes three years in…

ISRO to launch back-up navigation satellite on Aug 31

ISRO to launch back-up navigation satellite on Aug 31

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said it will launch its navigation satellite ‘IRNSS-1H’ on August 31 to augment the existing seven satellites of NavIC constellation. To be launched on…

Lunar eclipse on Aug 7 to be visible in India

Lunar eclipse on Aug 7 to be visible in India

A lunar eclipse will occur on the night of August 7, continuing until early the next morning, and will be visible in India and all over Asia, Europe, and Africa,…

Indian astronomers discover ‘Saraswati’, a supercluster of galaxies

Indian astronomers discover ‘Saraswati’, a supercluster of galaxies

A team of Indian astronomers have identified a previously unknown, extremely large supercluster of galaxies located in the direction of constellation Pisces. The supercluster of 43 galaxies, which they named…

NASA’s Juno probe set to fly over Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

NASA’s Juno probe set to fly over Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

NASA’s Juno spacecraft is set to fly directly over Jupiter’s Great Red Spot – the gas giant’s iconic 16,000-kilometer-wide storm. This will be humanity’s first up-close and personal view of…

India’s Mars mission completes 1,000 Earth days in orbit

India’s Mars mission completes 1,000 Earth days in orbit

The country’s low-cost Mars spacecraft completed 1,000 Earth days in its orbit on Monday, well beyond its designed mission life of six months or 180 days. “The Mars Orbiter Mission…

NASA unveils futuristic Mars Rover Concept Vehicle

NASA unveils futuristic Mars Rover Concept Vehicle

The National Aeronautics and Space Association (NASA) recently unveiled a futuristic Mars Rover Concept Vehicle for its “Summer of Mars” promotion campaign. A vehicle that appears to have come straight out…

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