AFP | Tuesday August 25, 2015
An unmanned cargo ship loaded with emergency supplies, including Japanese whisky, successfully docked at the International Space Station.
Offbeat | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 23, 2015
The US space agency NASA has funded researchers to find out how to recycle human excreta into food that can help astronauts sustain on deeper space missions, including Mars.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 13, 2015
The smartwatch app design is part of the "Nasa Challenge: Astronaut Smartwatch App Interface Design" contest.
Alan Yuhas, guardian.co.uk | Tuesday August 11, 2015
The bountiful harvest aboard the International Space Station is part of Nasa's Veggie experiment to make spacecrafts more self-sustaining for longer missions.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Buzz Aldrin claimed USD 33.31 in travel expenses for a journey from Houston to the Moon and back, according to a Twitter post by the Apollo 11 astronaut who became the second person to walk on the lunar surface in 1969.
Indo Asian News Service | Monday July 27, 2015
Thousands of children will gather to learn what it takes to be an astronaut for deeper space missions.
Offbeat | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
The Smithsonian Institution in the US has launched a crowdfunding campaign to preserve the spacesuit in which NASA astronaut Neil Armstrong first set foot on the Moon during the 1969 Apollo 11 mission.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 13, 2015
Indian-American astronaut Sunita Williams is among four astronauts who have been selected by NASA for commercial flights to the International Space Station (ISS) from US soil.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 3, 2015
NASA has unveiled a boomerang-shaped aircraft that could be the first to take flight on Mars to look for potential landing sites for future manned mission to the red planet.
India News | Reuters | Sunday June 14, 2015
The incoming head of the European Space Agency said in a published interview that the International Space Station should be opened up to astronauts from India and China.
World News | Pres Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2015
A NASA astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) has been able to 'shake hands' with a scientist 8,046 km away on Earth, making history with the first telerobotic 'handshake' between space and Earth.
World News | Aditya Rangroo | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Google is celebrating 64th birth anniversary of American physicist and astronaut Sally Ride by posting an animation on its homepage.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Thursday May 14, 2015
For most 17-year-olds, the Class 12 board exams -- the make-or-break tests -- are a stressful experience. For aspiring astronaut Bhavi Jagatia, that stressful period has become one she will remember fondly. That's when the teen from Mumbai won the whopping Rs 2 crore scholarship that will fund her Cornell University tuition and stay, while she earn...
Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 7, 2015
"I think this bodes quite well for the future of the program. I don't want to jinx it," said SpaceX CEO Elon Musk.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 6, 2015
SpaceX on today launched the first flight test of the emergency astronaut escape feature on its Dragon spaceship, which aims to carry astronauts to low-Earth orbit as early as 2017.
Elisabetta Povoledo, The New York Times | Wednesday May 6, 2015
Samantha Cristoforetti had an espresso on Sunday that was out of this world, and she did it in the name of science.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 15, 2015
Astronaut Chris Hadfield is taking music to intergalactic heights with the first album written and recorded in space.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 29, 2015
A Japanese robot that acts as a friendly companion to astronauts on board the International Space Station has set two Guinness World Records.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 28, 2015
A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three crew, including a US astronaut and a Russian cosmonaut who will be the first to spend an entire year on the International Space Station, blasted off on schedule Friday, Russian mission control said.
Offbeat | Friday March 27, 2015
A female astronaut got a hair cut by her colleague, while floating through space.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 15, 2015
NASA is developing augmented reality glasses that could help ISS astronauts carry out difficult repairs in space.
World News | Reuters | Friday March 13, 2015
A NASA astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts landed safely in a snow-covered Kazakh steppe on Thursday after a 167-day mission aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 12, 2015
Two Russian cosmonauts and an American astronaut returned to Earth aboard a Soyuz space capsule after spending six months at the International Space Station.
Monday March 2, 2015
An American astronaut tweeted a photo of the Vulcan parted-finger salute from on-board the International Space Station