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Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin, NASA Team Up to Simulate Lunar Gravity

The two parties announced on Tuesday that they would collaborate on ways to test new technology bound for the moon. Grow Your Business, Not Your...

Chinese hackers hit 30,000 US organisations in new attack

In yet another big cyber-attack after SolarWinds, at least 30,000 organisations across the US, including government and commercial firms have been hacked by China-based threat...

Swati Mohan: Path to NASA started way back watching Star Trek as a child, Indian-American Swati Mohan tells Biden

Dr. Swati Mohan, the Indian-American aerospace engineer, who played a pivotal role in the successful landing of NASA‘s Perseverance rover on Mars, has told President...

It’s tough to land on Mars, Nasa did a good job; our 2nd Mars mission will be an orbital one: Isro chief | India News

NEW DELHI: While congratulating Nasa scientists for the successful landing of their ‘Perseverance’ rover on Mars, Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) chairman K Sivan on...

NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter could pave way for future rover-drone tandem missions

With the successful landing of its Perseverance Mars rover on Friday, NASA is set to become the first global space agency to fly a drone...

NASA’s astrobiology rover Perseverance makes historic Mars landing

LOS ANGELES: NASA‘s science rover Perseverance, the most advanced astrobiology laboratory ever sent to another world, streaked through the Martian atmosphere on Thursday and landed...

Raja Chari | spaceX: Indian-American Raja Chari among 3 astronauts selected by NASA for SpaceX Crew-3 mission

WASHINGTON: Indian-American US Air Force Colonel Raja Chari has been selected as the Commander of the SpaceX Crew-3 mission to the International Space Station (ISS)...

Double Dragons: SpaceX launches space station supplies

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. _ SpaceX launched a newer, bigger version of its Dragon supply ship to the International Space Station on Sunday, marking the first...

Asteroid dust collected by Japan probe arrives on Earth

In a streak of light across the night sky, samples collected from a distant asteroid arrived on Earth on Sunday after being dropped off by...

NASA, European Space Agency to collaborate on Artemis Gateway lunar outpost

As NASA seeks to return humans to the lunar surface through its Artemis program, the space agency is adding international partnerships to facilitate sustainable exploration...

Moon may hold frozen water in more places than suspected, say scientists

CAPE CANAVERAL: The moon’s shadowed, frigid nooks and crannies may hold frozen water in more places and in larger quantities than previously suspected, good news...

India world’s largest emitter of sulphur dioxide, emissions see drop in 2019: report

NEW DELHI: India’s sulphur dioxide (SO2) emissions, which contribute to air pollution, recorded a significant decline of approximately six per cent in 2019 as compared...

Some planets may have more suitable conditions for life than Earth: Study

WASHINGTON: Scientists have identified 24 planets outside our solar system that they say may have conditions more suitable for life than the Earth. The study,...

How This Former NASA Engineer Wants to Make STEM Youth Education More Accessible

August 30, 2020 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Before accidentally discovering her major, Aisha Bowe had no idea what she...

SpaceX-NASA craft carrying American astronauts departs International Space Station

WASHINGTON: The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft undocked from the International Space Station on Saturday with two US astronauts on board, beginning their journey back to...

NASA sends Perseverance rover to Mars in stunning launch

Folks, we’re off to Mars again!  After a successful launch on Thursday morning at 7:50 a.m. ET, NASA’s new Perseverance rover is on its way...

NASA and ESA have released the closest ever images of the Sun, and they’re mesmerizing

NASA and the European Space Agency have released the amazing first images taken by the Solar Orbiter — including the closest pictures ever taken of...

You can spot International Space Station from Delhi, Jaipur, Rajkot, Ahmedabad tonight | India News

NEW DELHI: If you live in Delhi, Jaipur, Rajkot or Ahmedabad, you can spot the International Space Station in the sky tonight (Tuesday night). Though...

NASA Wants You to Design a Space Toilet for Future Moon Missions

The space agency is crowdsourcing ideas for a cosmic commode that works in microgravity and lunar gravity. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed...

Lockdown, Day 68: India at the crossroads

Modern economies will change forever after the coronavirus pandemic passes says a Bloomberg report. This holds equally true for Indian companies who are now trying...

NASA, SpaceX launch astronauts from US soil for the first time in a decade

Liftoff occurred just after 3:20 pm ET from Florida’s Kennedy Space Center. Astronauts Robert Behnken, 49, and Douglas Hurley, 53, will spend about 19 hours...

2 astronauts climb aboard SpaceX rocket for historic flight

CAPE CANAVERAL: Despite more storms in the forecast, two NASA astronauts climbed into their capsule Saturday for a second attempt at a history-making ride into...

Elon Musk’s SpaceX is taking two NASA astronauts to orbit tonight. Here’s everything you need to know

On Wednesday, NASA is preparing to send two of its astronauts to orbit aboard a spacecraft built by SpaceX, the rocket company founded by Elon...

View: In the lockdown, a breath of fresh air

By Jayant Sinha & Samir Saran One of the few positive spin-offs of the ongoing nationwide lockdown to combat Covid-19 has been a dramatic reduction...

Musk’s SpaceX, Bezos’ Blue Origin land contracts to build NASA’s astronaut moon lander

(Reuters) – NASA on Thursday selected space firms SpaceX, Blue Origin and Dynetics to build lunar landing systems that can carry astronauts to the moon...