India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 31, 2016
With Mangalyaan already an orbiter, putting a lander on Mars would be an interesting prospect and France is ready to work with India on it, says the chief of French Space Agency.
India News | Reported by Pallava Bagla, Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Tuesday January 26, 2016
India's next mission to Mars will have a French connection and the two countries could together attempt to put a lander on the red planet.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 25, 2016
NASA is developing a six-feet tall humanoid robot that could assist astronauts in risky and extremely hazardous deep space missions to Mars and asteroids in the future.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 4, 2016
India's maiden spacecraft to Mars is still groping around the red planet to locate methane gas in its atmosphere, a senior space scientist said on Monday.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Saturday January 2, 2016
India's Mars Mission, Mangalyaan, sent a special message to Earth on New Year. It was accompanied by a special New Year gift for "earthlings".
World News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Wednesday November 4, 2015
China has for the first time unveiled a model of what would be China's mission to Mars. Called Yinghuo-2, it is likely to be launched in 2020 and will have an orbiter and a lander.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Union minister Jitendra Singh said the "Hindi language can serve as a medium for spreading further awareness within the country about recent space missions."
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 26, 2015
Hindi language can help spread awareness about India's achievements in various space missions within the country, the government today said as it released the first ever Hindi atlas book on India's indigenous "Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM)".
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
A new MIT study suggests that a manned mission to Mars may lighten its launch load considerably by refuelling on the Moon.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
Under criticism that its well developed space programme focussed more on the Moon while the US and India stole a march over China by branching out into outer space with voyages to Mars, Chinese space experts are now planning missions deeper into the solar systems.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 12, 2015
A new image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows a resistant and highly fractured surface among sand dunes on the red planet.
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.