India News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 5, 2015
The Mars Orbiter Mission has produced interesting data but further work is needed over such inputs for validation purposes, a top ISRO official has said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
NASA scientists are developing training tools that would help astronauts on a mission to Mars transition back to gravity smoothly and land their spacecraft safely on the red planet.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday September 30, 2015
When NASA spoke of the possibility of trails of water on the red planet, Mars, everybody paid attention, including those for whom rocket science, is an everyday job. NDTV spoke to the chairperson of the Indian Space Research Organisation, AS Kiran Kumar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 30, 2015
A delegation from the UAE Space Agency has undertaken a visit to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to discuss possibilities of cooperation between the two space organisations.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 28, 2015
"About three to four years down the line, our target is to see industry-built, assembled and launched PSLV."
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 24, 2015
MOM aka Mars Orbiter Mission is now expected to last many more years.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Thursday September 24, 2015
Mangalyaan, India's maiden mission to Mars, completed a year in space today and as part of the first anniversary celebrations, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has launched a 'Mars Atlas' in Bengaluru.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Mangalyaan launch first anniversary will be celebrated on Thursday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
As it prepares to celebrate the first anniversary of its spacecraft's tryst with Mars, ISRO today said the mission to the Red Planet will last for "many years" as there is not much of a "problem" and they have not had any failures so far.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 31, 2015
The group began the isolation experiment on Friday, and now faces 365 days without fresh air, food, or privacy.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 30, 2015
Six NASA recruits have shut themselves inside a dome in Hawaii to begin a year-long isolation programme that will simulate life on Mars to help the US space agency prepare for the pioneering mission to the red planet.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Friday August 14, 2015
Lovely images of Mars - that's the tribute from Mangalyaan for India's Independence Day. It was exactly three years ago that the nation first got to know that India was heading for Mars - from the ramparts of the Red Fort during the speech of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Monday July 13, 2015
After a hugely successful mission to Mars where India beat China in reaching the Red Planet's orbit, the Indian space agency ISRO is not sitting back on its laurels. It now seeks to foray more into the Solar System with missions being planned for exploring Venus, a revisit to Mars and trip to an asteroid.
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.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 27, 2015
The 1,340 kg spacecraft was under solar conjunction from June 8 when it went behind the sun and away from the earth due to solar eclipse.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
The country's low-cost Mars mission spacecraft that is in a rendezvous with the Red planet for an extended period has enough fuel for it to last "many years", Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman Kiran Kumar said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
In a technology that can bring down costs significantly of launching satellites, India will test reusable launch vehicle next month, the government today said.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 9, 2015
The US National Space Society presented the award in recognition of accomplishing a Mars mission in the first attempt.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2015
Starting today, the country's low-cost Mars mission that is in a rendezvous with the red planet for an extended period will enter the "blackout" phase snapping communication with the satellite.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 5, 2015
NASA may be able to land astronauts on Mars cost-effectively by 2039 if the US space agency takes a stepwise approach that includes a manned trip to the red planet's moon Phobos, scientists say.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 28, 2015
NASA is testing a stationary car-sized Mars lander scheduled to launch in March 2016, that will be the first mission devoted to understanding the interior structure of the Red planet.
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 28, 2015
InSight stands for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday April 26, 2015
In his monthly radio address Mann ki Baat today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke at length of Saturday's devastating quake, which claimed over 2,400 lives in neighbouring Nepal and more than 60 lives in India.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 23, 2015
Former ISRO chairman K Radhakrishnan has said India is the "role model" in the world in harnessing space research and explorations for the benefit of the common man.